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Ryanair expands to Jordan, promising 'half a million tourists'

05 February, 2018

Irish budget airline Ryanair will launch flights to Amman and Aqaba in Jordan in March, expanding its operations in the Middle East where it currently operates in Israel and Morocco.

Aid groups warn against forcibly returning Syrian refugees

05 February, 2018

The number of refugees who returned to Syria rose to 721,000 in 2017, but a further 1.5 million people are expected to be forced from their homes in 2018.

Riots break out in Jordan over bread price hikes

05 February, 2018

Bread prices rising 60 percent spark violence in a Jordanian city as protesters clash with security forces.

King Abdullah sees no Mideast peace without US role

05 February, 2018

King Abdullah of Jordan said there cannot be a Middle East peace process without the role of the US, saying America could be given the "benefit of the doubt".

Iraq lists 60 most-wanted jihadists and Baathists

04 February, 2018

Iraqi authorities have issued a most-wanted list featuring dozens of jihadists and Baath party members who have allegedly committed crimes ranging from murder to weapons trafficking

Netanyahu says will 'defend ourselves' after Sinai airstrikes report

04 February, 2018

Egypt has for two years been in a secret alliance with Israel, allowing Israeli drones to fly over the northern Sinai Peninsula conducting more than 100 covert airstrikes.

Saudi women triumph as first female wins boxing gold

04 February, 2018

Dona al-Ghamdi was crowned champion of the International Boxing Championship on Friday, heralding a new era of women and sports in the kingdom

HRW urges Turkey to end 'lethal force' against Syrians

03 February, 2018

Human Rights Watch called on Ankara on Saturday to stop using "lethal force" against Syrians trying to cross into Turkey, urging it to open its border to those seeking asylum.

President Trump is right about one thing

02 February, 2018

Comment: Freedom for Palestinians is in the long-term interest of the United States. And even Israel agrees, writes Daoud Kuttab.

Peace deal must include Israeli West Bank control: Netanyahu

01 February, 2018

Any future peace deal with Palestinians would require Israeli control of the occupied West Bank, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanuahu has said.

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