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Multiple countries rallied around crisis-stricken Lebanon, showing support and dispatching emergency aid after the explosion that devastated capital Beirut.

Jordanians will go to the polls on 10 November for parliamentary elections.

Jordan orders two-year closure of teachers' union

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Jordan orders two-year closure of teachers' union

The move came three days after the Teachers' Association organised a demonstration demanding the government honour a 2019 agreement for a rise in wages.

<em>King</em> <em>Abdullah</em>: Jordan has brought coronavirus "under control"

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King Abdullah: Jordan has brought coronavirus "under control"

Jordan's King Abdullah II said Sunday that his country had successfully brought the novel coronavirus "under control" ...

Jordan's Princess Raiyah bint Al-Hussein marries Roald Dahl's grandson

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Jordan's Princess Raiyah bint Al-Hussein marries Roald Dahl's grandson

The Half-sister of embattled Princess Raiyah bint Al-Hussein marries British journalist Ned Donovan.

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UK’s Johnson: Israeli annexation breaches international law

“I believe that what is proposed by Israel would amount to a breach of international law. We believe profoundly in a two-state solution and will continue to make that case.”

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US considers withholding aid to Jordan to force extradition

Al-Tamimi is on the FBI's list of "most wanted terrorists" for her role in the suicide bombing at a crowded Jerusalem pizzeria.

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Campaign demands release of Jordanians in UAE prisons

Prisoners in the UAE are in danger of contracting Covid-19 amid unsanitary conditions, according to family members of detainees.

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UAE official declares Israel an opportunity, not an enemy

In an op-ed published by Israel's top newspaper, the UAE's ambassador to the US said Israel cannot expect normalisation with Arab states while ...

Jordan threatens cutting ties if Israel annexes West Bank

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Jordan threatens cutting ties if Israel annexes West Bank

'We will not accept unilateral Israeli moves to annex Palestinian lands and we would be forced to review all aspects of our relations with ...

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Trump plan 'historic', peace deals crucial: Israel foreign minister

Plans by Israel's new unity government to annex large parts of the occupied West Bank could through regional peace agreements into jeopardy.

EU takes on Israel over 'illegal' West Bank annexations

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EU takes on Israel over 'illegal' West Bank annexations

In a bid to fend off an international diplomatic clash, European countries are attempting to stop Israel from illegally annexing the West Bank.

Jordan warns Israel of 'massive conflict' over annexation

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Jordan warns Israel of 'massive conflict' over annexation

During an interview, Jordan's King Abdullah II warned of a 'massive conflict' if Israel moves ahead with plans to ...

Last Israeli farmers leave enclave after Jordan deal ends

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Last Israeli farmers leave enclave after Jordan deal ends

Israeli farmers have left the Jordanian agricultural centre of Ghumar, which was occupied by Israel in 1967.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus

Jordan sends aid to the US while easing a lockdown, as Iran's foreign minister meets Assad for mask diplomacy.

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Jordan to send US medical equipment in coronavirus fight

The Jordanian monarch has said countries - whether they be traditional enemies or allies - must come together to fight the pandemic.

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Thousands of Jordanians leave hotel quarantine

Security forces were seen handing out flowers to those leaving the hotel, where they were quarantined for 14 days.

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Jordan's Irbid under total lockdown after surge in cases

Irbid's quarantine is the most stringent measure yet taken by the government, which has already implemented of host of unprecedented ...

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus

Military deployment in Malaysia, cancelled New Years Day celebrations in Iran and arrests in today's Coronavirus roundup.

Protests erupt in Jordan against Trump's Middle East deal

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Protests erupt in Jordan against Trump's Middle East deal

Cities across Jordan erupted in protest against Trump's plan to end the Israel-Palestine conflict, calling for an end to the Israel-Jordan peace ...

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Jordanian princess becomes country's first female military pilot

Princess Salma was honoured by her father King Abdullah, after completing her pilot training with Jordan's Armed Forces.

Nearly 30,000 settlers stormed Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa in 2019

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Nearly 30,000 settlers stormed Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa in 2019

Jerusalem's Islamic endowment organisation said nearly 30,000 Israeli settlers invaded al-Aqsa Mosque.

Israeli faces trial in Jordan on drug charges

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Israeli faces trial in Jordan on drug charges

An Israeli arrested in neighbouring Jordan a month ago has been referred to court in Amman on charges of illegally entering the kingdom and ...

<em>King</em> <em>Abdullah</em> tours Jordanian land reclaimed from Israel

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King Abdullah tours Jordanian land reclaimed from Israel

King Abdullah made the popular decision to end Israeli control of two areas of Jordan.

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