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Jordan's interior minister said that those responsible for the latest attacks on police officers supported the extremist Islamic State group.

A Jordanian gendarmerie tasked with guarding the Fuheis Festival was killed in an explosion whiles six others have been injured.

UK’s Prince William starts politically delicate Mideast trip

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UK’s Prince William starts politically delicate Mideast trip

Britain’s Prince William on Sunday kicked off a politically delicate five-day tour of Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories

Prince William to be first royal to visit Palestine

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Prince William to be first royal to visit Palestine

Prince William will be the first British royal to make an official visit Palestine and Israel.

From a Palestinian refugee camp to international boutiques

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From a Palestinian refugee camp to international boutiques

From a small workshop in the Palestinian refugee camp of Jerash in Jordan, Halima al-Ankassuri embroiders traditional patterns destined ...

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Andrea Bocelli prays at Jesus' baptism site in Jordan

Italian opera singer Andrea Bocelli made a pilgrimage to the site of Jesus’ baptism in Jordan on Monday, praying for peace by the edge of the River Jordan.

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Plight of Palestinian refugees stretches across five generations

For Palestinian refugees living across the Middle East, stalled peace talks and precarious citizenship rights have passed ongoing struggles from ...

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Jordan's dangerous drivers are killing its youth

Road accidents are worryingly high in Jordan and not enough is being done to decrease the large numbers of lives they are claiming.

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MB-linked party office 'mistakenly' raided in Jordan by police

Jordanian security forces 'mistakenly' raided the headquarters of the Muslim Brotherhood-affiliated Islamic Action Front on Sunday after ...

Jordan shuts down more Muslim Brotherhood offices

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Jordan shuts down more Muslim Brotherhood offices

Jordanian security services on Thursday shut down five more offices belonging to the Muslim Brotherhood, a move the group says it intends to ...

Mohammad al-Fadilat

Jordan's crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood 'will drive it underground'

Jordan is stepping up restrictions on the mainstream Muslim Brotherhood in favour of a pro-government faction, citing the group's recent ...

Jordan: our son not an extremist, say gunman's family

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Jordan: our son not an extremist, say gunman's family

Relatives of the Jordanian policeman, who shot dead five contractors Monday - two Americans, two Jordanians and a South African - say he was not ...

Jordanians call for end to peace treaty with Israel

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Jordanians call for end to peace treaty with Israel

Thousands of Jordanian protesters took to the streets on Friday calling on the government to scrap its peace treaty with Israel for its ...

I Learn: Jordanian activists bring education to 'left-behind' children

Karim Traboulsi

I Learn: Jordanian activists bring education to 'left-behind' children

Feature: The state of formal education, especially in rural areas of Jordan and among the huge refugee population, has prompted activists to ...

Jordan's <em>Jerash</em> Festival challenges regional turmoil with art

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Jordan's Jerash Festival challenges regional turmoil with art

An impressive lineup of local, Arab, and international acts are performing at Jordan's Jerash festival this year. The ancient Roman ...

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Tehran rejects Jordan's claims of Iranian 'terror plot'

Iran's Revolutionary Guard rejected claims that one of its intelligence officers who was arrested in Jordan, was planning a wave of bomb attacks in the kingdom.

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Jordan foils 'Iran-backed' bomb attack

An Iraqi man is appearing before a state security court Monday after Jordanian authorities said they disrupted a large scale "terrorist" attack ...

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