JPost: The Foreign Ministry called in Jordan’s deputy ambassador Mohammed Hamid on Sunday to protest a Jordanian minister walking on an Israeli flag on the way to a meeting at Amman’s Trade Union headquarters last week.
Information Minister and government spokesperson Jumana Ghunaimat was photographed last week walking over the flag painted on the floor at the entrance to the building. Prime Minister Omar Razzaz reportedly avoiding stepping on the flag by entering the building through a side entrance.
Jordan’s trade unions have long been at the forefront of opposition to normalization with Israel, despite the peace treaty that exists between the two countries. more …
Opinion: Interesting how a seemingly innocuous incident can have Biblical meaning.
“So it was, when they brought out those kings to Joshua, that Joshua called for all the men of Israel, and said to the captains of the men of war who went with him, “Come near, put your feet on the necks of these kings.” And they drew near and put their feet on their necks”.
In 2003, as a sign of public humiliation Saddam Hussein’s statue was pulled down and trampled underfoot:
On December 14, 2008 an Arab journalist threw a shoe at George W. Bush as a sign of disrespect:
In 2009 Barack Obama put his foot on desk when speaking to Israel’s PM sent shock waves around the world:
1 Cor. 15:24-25
“Then comes the end, when He delivers the kingdom to God the Father, when He puts an end to all rule and all authority and power. For He must reign till He has put all enemies under His feet“.