Jordan


Embassy Rift Hangs Up Jordan Water-Sharing

The diplomatic rift between Israel and Jordan over an incident in which a guard at the embassy in Amman killed two Jordanian citizens is now hindering progress on a $10…

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Jordan’s King Endorses Palestinian Reconciliation Deal

Jordan’s king on Sunday endorsed a shaky Palestinian reconciliation agreement that is meant to end a decade-old political and ideological feud between rivals Hamas and Fatah. King Abdullah II expressed…

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Bridge to Jordan Making Progress

Construction of a commercial bridge aimed at strengthening the peace between Israel and Jordan has seen significant progress in recent months. Economy Minister Eli Cohen (Kulanu) arrived in the northern…

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Israel, Jordan, and PA in Joint Rescue Exercise

Recent tensions over Har HaBayis apparently behind them, Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority will for the first time conduct a joint rescue exercise, Yisrael Hayom reported Friday. The exercise,…

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King Abdullah to Overfly Israel on Way to Ramallah

Jordanian officials have notified the Prime Minister’s Office and the IDF that a helicopter carrying King Abdullah II to Ramallah for a visit with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will…

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King Abdullah to Give Waqf $1.4 Million

Jordan’s King Abdullah II has decided to donate 1 million Jordanian dinars ($1.4 million) to the Waqf, the Islamic authority that administers the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Har HaBayis, according…

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