The Attorney General signs MoU with Jordanian Public Prosecution

Date:- 6/27/2019

Place:- the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

​The Attorney General, Mr Akram AL Khateeb has signed an MoU with the Chief of the Jordanian Public Prosecutions, Judge, Mohamed Shredeh on the international cooperation between the two prosecutions. 

This came under the instructions of H.E the President, Mahmoud Abbas and the approval of the Council of Ministries at their meeting, which held on 24 June 2019 to organize cooperation in regard of exchanging judicial assistance, expertise, capacity development, and strengthen bilateral relations and mutual cooperation.

This is came during an official visit by the Attorney General Akram Al-Khateeb to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, during which he held formal discussions on cooperation and expertise exchange between the two parties. The Attorney General was pleased to sign the MoU with the Jordanian Public prosecution, which will strengthen the cooperation, in combating serious offences, asserting on the importance of developing the legal and judicial relationships between the prosecutions.

From his side, Hon. Judge Mohamed Shredeh has confirmed that the signed MoU is within the initiative to activate judicial cooperation in areas including confronting terrorism, corruption, human trafficking, cybercrime and IT crimes, and combating  such crimes will be achieved through exchanging required information by  the criminal procedures, as well as  implementing assistance request, as allowed by national laws.