Jordan threatens to review ties with Israel over sovereignty

Jordan threatens to review ties with Israel over sovereignty

Jordanian Prime Minister: We will not accept unilateral Israeli moves to annex Palestinian lands.Elad Benari, 5/22/2020, 3:07 AM
The Jordanian threat: Significant harm to relations with Israel

The Jordanian threat: Significant harm to relations with Israel

Jordanian officials estimate that Jordan would not continue security and economic ties with Israel should it apply sovereignty.Elad Benari, 5/19/2020, 4:09 AM
Jordanians protest against gas agreement with Israel

Jordanians protest against gas agreement with Israel

Hundreds of Jordanians call on government to cancel agreement in which Israel began pumping natural gas to the kingdom.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2020, 10:48 PM
Jordan's King: Relations with Israel worse than ever

Jordan's King: Relations with Israel worse than ever

King Abdullah II says two-state solution is only way to solve Israeli-Arab conflict, warns: "This is the final opportunity."Elad Benari, Canada, 11/22/2019, 9:34 PM
Jordanian TV host: Gouge out the eyes of the Zionists

Jordanian TV host: Gouge out the eyes of the Zionists

Jordanian TV host calls for peace agreement with Israel to be "trampled".Ben Ariel, 11/14/2019, 6:31 AM
Former Jordanian FM: Reexamine the peace treaty

Former Jordanian FM: Reexamine the peace treaty

Former Jordanian Foreign Minister claims Israel is acting against the Kingdom's interests.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 5:58 AM
Jordan offers to compensate Israeli farmers on border lands

Jordan offers to compensate Israeli farmers on border lands

Jordan rejects Israel's request for extension to allow farmers to cultivate fields in Tzofar and Naharayim, offers financial compensation.Ben Ariel, 11/8/2019, 6:00 AM
Greenblatt: Israel-Jordan relationship is important

Greenblatt: Israel-Jordan relationship is important

Trump's top peace envoy praises Israel and Jordan on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the signing of their peace treaty.Ben Ariel, 10/27/2019, 4:53 AM
Jordanian lawmakers: Expel the Israeli ambassador

Jordanian lawmakers: Expel the Israeli ambassador

Jordanian parliamentarians call to expel Israeli ambassador following Israeli court ruling on Temple Mount.Elad Benari, 3/19/2019, 6:09 AM
Jordan reaffirms commitment to peace with Israel

Jordan reaffirms commitment to peace with Israel

Jordan reaffirms its commitment to the peace treaty with Israel after Jordanian minister pictured stepping on an image of the Israeli flag.Elad Benari, 12/31/2018, 4:15 AM
Amid tensions, Jordan asks Israel for more water

Amid tensions, Jordan asks Israel for more water

Jordan asks Israel for increase in water allocation due to severe drought in the kingdom.Elad Benari, 11/21/2018, 5:06 AM
Jordan receives Israeli request to negotiate on land leases

Jordan receives Israeli request to negotiate on land leases

Jordan says Israel asked for consultations on the leasing of Tzofar and Naharayim, which Jordan wants to end.Elad Benari, 11/5/2018, 1:07 AM
Jordan says it is still committed to peace treaty

Jordan says it is still committed to peace treaty

Jordanian Foreign Minister says kingdom is committed to peace treaty with Israel despite ending lease of lands in Naharayim and Tzofar.Elad Benari, 10/26/2018, 12:05 AM
Jordan rules out negotiations with Israel

Jordan rules out negotiations with Israel

Jordanian Foreign Minister says his government is not open to discussions on renewing the leases of the territories in Tzofar and Naharayim.Elad Benari, 10/22/2018, 11:37 PM
Protest in Jordan: Cancel peace treaty with Israel

Protest in Jordan: Cancel peace treaty with Israel

Demonstrators in Amman call on Jordanian government to take action to return areas in Israel to Jordanian sovereignty.Dalit Halevi, 10/21/2018, 5:25 AM
Jordan: Israel denying the region peace

Jordan: Israel denying the region peace

Jordan’s Foreign Minister criticizes Israel following approval of “United Jerusalem Bill” and Likud Central Committee vote on sovereignty.Elad Benari, 1/3/2018, 12:06 AM
Jordan's parliament to review peace deal with Israel

Jordan's parliament to review peace deal with Israel

Jordanian parliament approves committee to reevaluate all formal ties with Israel, including the peace agreement.Elad Benari, 12/11/2017, 6:15 AM
Jordan protesters demonstrate near Israeli embassy

Jordan protesters demonstrate near Israeli embassy

Dozens of demonstrators demand closure of Israeli embassy in Amman.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/5/2017, 1:28 AM
Police to examine Jordan shooting

Police to examine Jordan shooting

Israel Police to conduct an "examination" into fatal shooting of two Jordanians by Israeli embassy guard.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/4/2017, 8:12 PM
Hazan unfazed by Jordanian MP's threats

Hazan unfazed by Jordanian MP's threats

After Jordanian MP invited MK Hazan to the Allenby Bridge to beat him up, Hazan announced he will attend the meeting.Ido Ben Porat, 8/2/2017, 12:05 AM
Name of security guard from Jordan incident published

Name of security guard from Jordan incident published

Identity of security guard cleared for publication after Jordanian newspaper publishes his name and photo.Elad Benari, 7/31/2017, 1:15 AM
Jordan hands investigation file to Israel

Jordan hands investigation file to Israel

Jordan’s Foreign Ministry hands Israel the file containing results of the investigation into the incident near the Israeli embassy.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/28/2017, 11:04 PM
Israel launches investigation into Jordan incident

Israel launches investigation into Jordan incident

Israel launches initial probe into incident near the Israeli embassy in Jordan, will share findings with Amman.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/28/2017, 8:48 PM
Israel to compensate Jordanian who was accidentally killed

Israel to compensate Jordanian who was accidentally killed

Israel reportedly to compensate landlord of Israeli security guard who was accidentally killed during attack.Elad Benari, 7/26/2017, 3:15 AM
Jordan's Foreign Minister: Remove the metal detectors

Jordan's Foreign Minister: Remove the metal detectors

Jordan's Foreign Minister demands that Israel remove the metal detectors on the Temple Mount and “respect the status quo”.Elad Benari, 7/24/2017, 6:13 AM
Israel outraged by Jordan's reaction to terror attack

Israel outraged by Jordan's reaction to terror attack

Jordanian government demands Israel immediately re-open the Al-Aqsa Mosque to worshipers. Israel: Jordan escalating the situation.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/14/2017, 9:17 PM
Akunis cancels trip to Jordan

Akunis cancels trip to Jordan

Science and Technology Minister cancels trip to Jordan amid tensions between the countries.Elad Benari, 5/16/2017, 4:38 AM
Jordan: Our position against terrorism is clear

Jordan: Our position against terrorism is clear

Jordan's Foreign Minister responds to Netanyahu's criticism of Jordan following Jerusalem stabbing attack.Elad Benari, 5/15/2017, 1:06 AM
Jordan to Israel: Withdraw and you'll get security

Jordan to Israel: Withdraw and you'll get security

Jordan’s Foreign Minister says Arab countries will provide security for Israel if it withdraws from Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 4/30/2017, 6:05 AM
Jordan blasts 'discriminatory' Muezzin Law

Jordan blasts 'discriminatory' Muezzin Law

Jordan claims Muezzin Law is contrary to the peace deal between the two countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2017, 5:14 AM
Jordanian terrorist who killed schoolgirls to be released

Jordanian terrorist who killed schoolgirls to be released

Jordanian soldier who murdered seven Israeli schoolgirls in 1997 could be released as soon as Monday.Ben Ariel, 3/8/2017, 5:13 AM
Jordan condemns Israel for killing terrorist

Jordan condemns Israel for killing terrorist

Jordan condemns "barbaric act" of Israel killing a Jordanian who tried to carry out a stabbing attack in the Old City of Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 9/18/2016, 6:00 AM
Jordan arrests man trying to enter Israel

Jordan arrests man trying to enter Israel

Jordanian border guards detain man who tried to enter Israel in a car containing petrol bombs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2016, 4:25 AM
Security forces seize weapons smuggled from Jordan

Security forces seize weapons smuggled from Jordan

Weapons in large numbers that were smuggled from Jordan into Israel seized during security operation. Two suspects arrested.Elad Benari, 7/19/2016, 11:42 PM
Arab media: New Jordanian PM is pro-Israel

Arab media: New Jordanian PM is pro-Israel

Jordan’s new Prime Minister, Hani Mulki, described by Arab media as having "strong Israeli ties".Ben Ariel, 5/31/2016, 6:43 AM
Jordan frees preacher who criticized Israel treaty

Jordan frees preacher who criticized Israel treaty

Jordan frees Islamist preacher who was imprisoned for "inciting hatred" against the regime.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2016, 6:46 AM
Report: Israel supports Temple Mount camera idea

Report: Israel supports Temple Mount camera idea

Israeli official tells AFP Palestinians, Jordanians backtracking because 'they don't want repeated Palestinian provocations caught on tape.'Arutz Sheva staff, 4/19/2016, 10:34 PM
Ya'alon and Jordan's King Abdullah meet in Munich

Ya'alon and Jordan's King Abdullah meet in Munich

Defense Minister meets Jordanian King, discusses regional developments and the peace process with the Palestinians.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/12/2016, 10:06 PM
Temple Mount security cameras moving forward

Temple Mount security cameras moving forward

Jordanian experts visit Temple Mount to determine best spot for placement of security cameras.Dalit Halevi, 11/16/2015, 5:15 AM
Cleric to Jordan: Annul peace treaty with Israel

Cleric to Jordan: Annul peace treaty with Israel

Sheikh Raed Salah calls on Jordan to announce that Muslims have sole ownership of the Temple Mount, even at the expense of peace.Dalit Halevi, 10/23/2015, 6:44 AM
Jordan's Parliament Accuses Israel of 'Terrorism'

Jordan's Parliament Accuses Israel of 'Terrorism'

Jordan's parliament says Israel is terrorizing the Palestinian people after incident in which Gazans tried to breach the border fence.Elad Benari, 10/11/2015, 5:49 AM
Jordan Weighing Steps Over Temple Mount

Jordan Weighing Steps Over Temple Mount

Amman may recall its ambassador yet again to 'stop Israeli attacks on Al-Aqsa,' Jordanian officials insist.Tova Dvorin, 10/4/2015, 12:04 PM
Israel: Jordan a 'Major Contributor' to Tension

Israel: Jordan a 'Major Contributor' to Tension

Israel on Monday accused Jordan of exacerbating tensions on the Temple Mount, with inciteful statements and actions.Yaakov Levi, 9/21/2015, 9:41 PM
'Temple Mount A Place of Worship for Muslims'

'Temple Mount A Place of Worship for Muslims'

Jordanian King Abdullah II threatens 'explosion' if Israel continues to defend Temple Mount, says he will broach the subject at UN.Tova Dvorin, 9/20/2015, 2:13 PM
Abdullah Warns Israel over Temple Mount

Abdullah Warns Israel over Temple Mount

'Any more provocations in Jerusalem will affect the relationship between Jordan and Israel,' says king, 'Jordan will have to take action.'Gil Ronen, 9/16/2015, 8:56 AM
Jordan, Israel Quietly Talk Over Timna Airport

Jordan, Israel Quietly Talk Over Timna Airport

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz promises new airport to open despite opposition from Amman.Tova Dvorin, 8/14/2015, 12:58 PM
Jordan Sentences 8 for Anti-US/Israel Terror Plot

Jordan Sentences 8 for Anti-US/Israel Terror Plot

Seven Jordanians and a Syrian plotted against American soldiers and the Israeli embassy in 2006.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2015, 3:54 PM
Report: Israel Gave Jordan Choppers to Fight ISIS

Report: Israel Gave Jordan Choppers to Fight ISIS

Reuters says 16 retired US-supplied Cobras will help fend off insurgents on Syrian and Iraqi borders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2015, 8:12 PM
Jordan: Airport Near Eilat is Too Close to Aqaba

Jordan: Airport Near Eilat is Too Close to Aqaba

Jordan says planned Israeli airport in the Aravah region is too close to a Jordanian airport in the coastal city of Aqaba.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2015, 5:14 AM
Fight Against ISIS Helps Israel-Jordan Relations

Fight Against ISIS Helps Israel-Jordan Relations

Common enemy? Israel-Jordan relationship reportedly improving as both sides struggle to battle radical Islamism, security source says.Tova Dvorin, 2/18/2015, 8:18 PM
'Buying Gas from Israel Like Dealing with Satan'

'Buying Gas from Israel Like Dealing with Satan'

A Jordanian parliamentarian declares she would rather set herself on fire than have her country buy gas from Israel.Elad Benari, 12/25/2014, 5:45 AM
Jordan's PM Rules Out Cancellation of Peace Treaty

Jordan's PM Rules Out Cancellation of Peace Treaty

Jordan’s Prime Minister, Abdullah Nsur, says the possibility of cancelling treaty with Israel is not under discussion at the moment.Elad Benari, 11/10/2014, 6:14 AM
Jordan: Israel 'Crossed a Line' on Temple Mount

Jordan: Israel 'Crossed a Line' on Temple Mount

Jordan’s Foreign Minister: Ambassador withdrawn from Israel because the goings on at the Al-Aqsa Mosque were “beyond the limits”.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2014, 5:45 AM
'Israel's Aggression Worse than ISIS

'Israel's Aggression Worse than ISIS

The speaker of the Jordanian Parliament compares Israel’s construction in Jerusalem to ISIS attacks.Ben Ariel, 10/29/2014, 5:12 AM
Jordan: 'Settlement' Construction Endangers Peace

Jordan: 'Settlement' Construction Endangers Peace

Jordanian ambassador says that continued Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria would jeopardize peace agreement.Uzi Baruch, 10/27/2014, 2:16 AM
Israel, Jordan Sign $15 Billion Natural Gas Deal

Israel, Jordan Sign $15 Billion Natural Gas Deal

Noble Energy to provide nearly 1.6 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, as energy dependence on Israel from Jordan heightens.AFP and Tova Dvorin, 9/3/2014, 7:07 PM
Jordanians Protest Near Israeli Embassy

Jordanians Protest Near Israeli Embassy

Demonstrators near the Israeli embassy in Amman chant "Death to Israel" as they call for Hamas to step up rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 7/21/2014, 6:14 AM