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UNHCR, ministers stress the need for a political solution to ease Syrian humanitarian crisis
Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh and his counterparts from Turkey and Iraq, Ahmet Davutoglu and Hoshyar Zebari respectively, attended the talks.
A security official said the ambassador’s driver suffered gunshot wounds during the kidnapping.
Israel in talks with Egypt, Turkey on major gas export deals
The air raids come a day after a Syrian warplane was shot down by Ankara’s jets in an incident slammed as “flagrant aggression” by Damascus.
By Rehab Saber Arab Bridge Maritime (AB Maritime ) plans to launch a maritime line joining Basra in southern Iraq and the UAE by hiring two passenger ferries with an initial cost of $2m annually, AB Managing Director Hussien Al Souob said. AB Maritime intends to buy the two ferries if the new line proves …
Current Palestinian leaders have opposed recognising Israel as a Jewish state, fearing this could threaten the rights of non-Jewish Arabs living in Israel, who make up some 20% of the population, as well as other religious minorities.
Reuters- The two Arab countries that have full peace treaties with the Jewish state share some of its concern regarding the disputed nuclear programme of Iran and the civil war wracking Syria – both states with long-range missile arsenals. Jordan’s Red Sea port of Aqaba is also under threat from short-range rockets fired by Islamist …
The report focuses on the immense damage caused to children affected by the conflict, including “the accounts of children whose lives have been devastated by the three year old war, and highlights the profound traumas many have experienced”.
Pakistan makes its own version of Chinese shoulder-launched anti-aircraft missiles, known as Anza, and anti-tank rockets– both of which Riyadh is trying to get for the rebels
Reuters – Jordan’s Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc said it expects a 23% growth in full-year revenue, up from its prior forecast of about 20%, benefiting from a strong performance in its injectables and generics businesses towards the end of 2013. The London-listed company, which has grown over the past year on the back of a shortage …
At the meeting Obama pledged $1bn in loan guarantees to Jordan, as well as a renewal of a five-year memorandum of understanding.
High level cooperation between the two countries yields a number of agreements
Cycles closing session expected to witness the signing of several executive programmes in various areas, says planning minister
Arab Bank’s growth has long been tied to its regional and global expansion, with a strong presence in Egypt and North Africa alongside the Gulf
Iraqi forces backed by tribesmen moved into five Ramadi neighbourhoods Sunday, with helicopters providing cover and firing on the sprawling district of Malaab at the centre of fighting between anti-government fighters and security forces and their tribal allies.
Jordanian minister discusses security and regional developments with Egyptian ministers
RSM activist highlights hardships Syrian refugees face in Egypt
Jordan, which closely follows regional heavyweight Saudi Arabia on most foreign policy issues, wants to raise its international profile and win more recognition of its role in accommodating Syrian refugees, the officials said.
Foreign Minister discusses range of issues with African and Arab counterparts ahead of summit
As the US top diplomat doubles down on efforts to bridge the gaps in the peace negotiations he will return to Jerusalem on Friday for a previously unscheduled breakfast meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Islamists across the Arab World decry court’s legitimacy
The interim president will travel to Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates
King Abdullah of Jordan receives Egypt’s interim president and his delegation in Amman on Tuesday
Interim President Adly Mansour embarks on a two-stop trip to Saudi Arabia and Jordan
Statements were released commending Egypt on the 40th anniversary of the October war
Visit marks interim president’s first tour abroad
FM Nabil Fahmy to meet with US Secretary of State John Kerry and French FM Laurent Fabius to discuss Palestine, Syria and Egypt
Egyptian theatre group El Warsha prepare for a new round of performances at Hakaya theatre festival in Jordan
The foreign minister discussed Sinai security as well as the interim government’s roadmap