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Covid-19: A year of repression in the Middle East

07 April, 2021

In-depth: Amnesty International's annual report for 2020/21 reveals the scope of the abuses Middle Eastern governments perpetrated while the pandemic was raging.

Jordan's crackdown on dissent

07 April, 2021

Comment: Feeling threatened by protests, high unemployment, and a dismal economy, King Abdullah may see this as a useful excuse to clamp down on any criticism, writes Annelle Sheline.

Jordan's Prince Hamzah in fiery exchange with army chief

06 April, 2021

Jordan's Prince Hamzah and the country's army chief engaged in a fiery exchange, according to an audio recording of their conversation.

Jordanian FM meets with Saudi counterpart after 'coup attempt'

06 April, 2021

The statement by Amman’s foreign ministry made no mention of reported demands by Saudi officials to secure the release of the ex-head of Jordan’s royal court, Bassem Awadullah.

New audio 'undermines' Jordan's claims of foreign plot

06 April, 2021

A new audio recording indicates that Jordanian authorities tried to silence a former crown prince for meeting with internal critics.

Jordan justice bans publishing information on alleged plot

06 April, 2021

The prosecutor general in Jordan's capital Amman banned the publication of any information about an alleged plot said to involve the king's half-brother, Prince Hamzah.

Jordan's Abdullah turns to family mediation on palace turmoil

05 April, 2021

Jordan's King Abdullah II agreed to enter mediation to heal a rift within the royal family, the palace said, after his half-brother Prince Hamzah was accused of a "wicked" plot.

'Former Mossad agent' offered to evacuate Prince Hamzah's family

05 April, 2021

Roy Shaposhnik, an alleged former Mossad officer, offered to fly Hamzah's wife and children out of Jordan, according to reports.

Saudi King Salman, MbS call Jordan's King Abdullah

05 April, 2021

Jordan's king and crown prince thanked their Saudi counterparts for their well wishes.

US climate envoy attends UAE Climate Dialogue

05 April, 2021

The United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate attended the regional climate dialogue, where MENA countries re-committed to the Paris Agreement.

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