A Jordanian masked, armed, man, right, stands near to the condolence house of a slain youth in Ma'an city, 220 kilometers (137 miles) from Amman, Jordan, Friday, April 25, 2014.(AP Photo/Mohammad Hannon)
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Jordanian authorities have arrested six men over attacks last week on government buildings in the restive southern city of Maan, a security official said Tuesday.Violence in Maan erupted on April 20 when gunmen opened fire at police guarding a courthouse, seriously wounding one of them.Security forces launched a manhunt for the gunmen, triggering clashes in which a 20-year-old man was killed outside his home, witnesses said.The following day, angry residents blocked roads, torched three banks and a tax office, and gunmen fired on police and other government buildings, witnesses said.
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