A Jordanian national has died of wounds sustained by gunfire inside the Israeli embassy compound in Amman, bringing the death toll to two, Jordan's official Petra news agency reported on Monday.
The gunfire erupted on Sunday at a residential building where the embassy is located, injuring an Israeli guard. Reasons for the gunfire remain unclear.
One man, also Jordanian, also died of gunshot wounds.
Preliminary investigations indicated that the two Jordanian citizens had entered the residential building to do carpentry, a statement by Jordan's public security directorate said on Sunday.
However, the report by Petra said the second man is a doctor who owns apartments in the building.
The incident comes amid tensions in the Muslim world over restrictions on worship imposed by Israel at a holy site in Jerusalem.
On Friday, Jordanians held massive rallies in Amman and other parts of the country, protesting against Israel's increased security measures at Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem, Islam's third holiest site.
In 1994, Jordan became the second Arab country after Egypt to establish diplomatic ties with Israel.
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