Will Saudi Arabia join the Waqf, at Turkey's expense?

Israel, Saudi Arabia, in talks to integrate Saudi representatives into Temple Mount Waqf, Saudi official confirms.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 9:11 AM

'Abbas has no answer to Israel applying sovereignty'

Arab affairs commentator Yoni Ben Menachem explains that the PA threats against Israel are not serious.Nitsan Keidar, Monday, 5:13 AM

Jordan's FM speaks to counterparts, warns about sovereignty

Jordan’s Foreign Minister, Ayman Safadi, reiterates importance of two-state solution in conversation with US and British counterparts.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 1:33 AM

'Jordan has a vested interest in Israeli sovereignty'

Leader of Security Movement criticizes those who are attempting to prevent sovereignty. 'The security benefit would be very big.'Nitzan Keidar, Thursday, 4:47 PM

Jordan urges international community to stop sovereignty

Jordanian Foreign Minister warns: An Israeli move to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria would institutionalize apartheid.Elad Benari, Thursday, 6:22 AM

Senior Saudi, Jordanian officials say moderate Arab states back Israel's sovereignty plan

While Arab leaders officially oppose Israel's sovereignty plan, many have backed the plan in closed-door talks with the US.David Rosenberg, Wednesday, 8:28 AM

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

Infiltration reported on Israel-Jordan border, suspect shot

Israeli forces open fire on infiltrator crossing into Israeli territory from Jordan. Infiltrator moderately wounded.David Rosenberg, 5/20/2020, 9:24 AM

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

'The King of Jordan doesn't want Palestinian state in Judea and Samaria'

Orientalist Yoni Ben Menahem: Abdullah's threats designed to calm Pali unrest in his country; he wants IDF, not Palestinian state next door.Shimon Cohen, 5/18/2020, 8:01 PM

The Jordanian King that roared

Abdullah, tinpot ruler of a toothless state, has the chutzpah to threaten Israel on its reuniting Jewish land with the Jewish State. Op-ed.Alan Bergstein, 5/18/2020, 8:42 AM

Sovereignty plan will set Israel on collision course with Jordan, warns Jordanian king

Jordan's King Abdullah warns that if Israel applies sovereignty in Judea & Samaria, it create a 'massive conflict' with Jordan.David Rosenberg, 5/15/2020, 3:15 PM

7 GOP lawmakers demand Jordan extradite terrorist behind Jerusalem pizzeria bombing

Republican congressman threaten Jordan with sanctions if it does not extradite terrorist who planned 2001 Jerusalem bombing.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/10/2020, 10:54 PM

ANALYSIS: There is no cause to fear sovereignty in parts of Judea and Samaria

The implementation of sovereignty in parts of Area C in Judea and Samaria is a hot potato for the newly formed Israeli government.Yochanan Visser, 5/10/2020, 10:05 PM

UN Special Rapporteur incites hatred towards the Jewish People

UNHRC Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the 'Palestinian Territory' issued an explosive anti-Jewish statement. Op-ed.David Singer, 5/4/2020, 12:46 PM

Jordan mulling resumption of curfew in some areas

Jordan says it could resume a curfew in southern governorates following violations of public health and safety instructions.Elad Benari, 4/23/2020, 6:28 AM

Jordan bans worship in mosques due to coronavirus outbreak

Jordan announces ban on public worship in mosques during Ramadan in order to curb the spread of COVID-19.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/15/2020, 12:54 AM

Jordan: Death toll from coronavirus reaches 5

A total of 268 cases of coronavirus have been identified in Jordan, says the country's Health Minister.Elad Benari, 3/31/2020, 6:00 AM

Jordan: Nationwide curfew to combat coronavirus begins

Jordan starts a nationwide curfew that indefinitely limits the mobility of its citizens. Violators can be jailed for up to a year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2020, 6:48 AM

Jordan to impose curfew in bid to curb coronavirus

Jordan’s government to impose round-the-clock curfew as of Saturday morning and until further notice.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/21/2020, 12:00 AM

Jordan's PM: Peace treaty with Israel endangered due to Israel's "unilateral measures"

Israel's "unilateral measures" to blame for imperiling the Israeli-Jordanian peace treaty, says Jordanian PMArutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2020, 10:19 AM

Jordan opposes Western Wall train line

Hashemite Kingdom condemns planned train connecting central Jerusalem to Western Wall, Old City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2020, 7:47 PM

Jews should demand compensation for centuries of abuse under Islam

Until the late 1800s entire ancient Jewish communities had to flee Palestine to escape the brutality of Muslim authorities. The real colonialists were the Arabs. Ezequiel Doiny, 2/16/2020, 7:40 AM

Jordanian TV host: Holocaust is a story used by Israel to extort the West

Watch: Jordanian TV host says Holocaust is used politically by Israel to promote itself, denounces Saudi leader who prayed at Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 6:40 AM

What is the 'Jordan Option' and is it good for Israel?

Trump’s Plan vs the 'Jordan Option’: Which plan will be the best for us?Israel News Talk Radio, 2/4/2020, 2:49 AM

Thousands in Jordan protest US peace plan

Protesters chant "Palestine is not for sale" and "The Jordanian and Palestinian people are one, not two."AFP, 2/2/2020, 9:36 AM

Jordanian charged with terrorism over stabbing of tourists

Jordanian court levels terrorism charges against man suspected of wounding eight people in stabbing attack this past November.Elad Benari, 1/27/2020, 6:01 AM

Jordan's King rejects Trump's peace plan

Jordan’s King Abdullah II on Trump's "Deal of the Century": We will not agree to proposals that come at our expense.Elad Benari, 1/27/2020, 2:12 AM

Jordan: Annexation of Jordan Valley would blow up peace process

Jordan’s Foreign Minister warns against Israeli annexation of the Jordan Valley, says it would "destroy the two-state solution".Elad Benari, 1/24/2020, 3:10 AM

Jordan parliament demands ban on Israel gas imports

Jordan's parliament votes to ban gas imports from Israel, weeks after Israel began pumping it to the kingdom in a $10 billion deal.AFP, 1/19/2020, 2:28 PM

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

Jordanian court sentences Israeli infiltrator to prison

Jordan sentences Israeli who infiltrated while in possession of drugs to several months in prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2020, 2:31 PM

'I carried out 1969 attack on El Al/Mossad compound in Athens'

Jordanian MP Mansour Saif Al-Din Mourad recounts how he carried out attack that claimed lives of several Mossad agents in Athens, Greece.Mordechai Sones, 12/17/2019, 5:22 PM

Jordan welcomes extension of UNRWA's mandate

Jordan says UN's extension of UNRWA's mandate shows support for rights of "Palestinian refugees".Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2019, 6:39 AM

Hamas opposes 'alternative homeland' in Jordan

Hamas leader says Jordan is a red line and all of Hamas' energy is directed toward the "enemy."Dalit Halevi, 12/11/2019, 5:33 AM

Jordan jails man over plot to attack Israel embassy

Man who plotted to attack Israeli embassy in Amman sentencd to 8 years in prison.AFP, 12/9/2019, 3:43 PM

ANALYSIS: Why is Jordan's increasingly hostile to Israel?

Jordan demands Israeli mayors remove religious items, conducts military exercise against Israeli 'invasion.'Yochanan Visser, 12/4/2019, 5:22 PM

Deri 'threatens' Jordan after Israelis forced to remove kippot

Interior Minister warns that Israel may bar Jordanian workers, after Israeli municipal leaders forced to remove kippot, religious clothing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2019, 2:54 PM

Jordan: Construction in Hevron undermines peace

Jordan's Foreign Minister condemns Israeli decision to build Jewish neighborhood in Hevron, says it undermines "two-state solution".Elad Benari, 12/3/2019, 6:46 AM

Jordan to reopen Tomb of Aaron to Israelis

Following intervention by President Rivlin, Jordan to reopen Aaron's Tomb to Israeli tourists, ending four-month closure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 10:46 PM

Report: Jordan to put Israeli man on trial for border crossing

Israeli man arrested after illegally crossing into Jordan will be put on trial for infiltration, drug possession, Jordanian media reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 6:18 PM

Crisis in Lebanon and Jordan threatens Israel's security

What is happening in Lebanon and Jordan, and how might it affect Israel? Analysis.Yochanan Visser, 11/30/2019, 10:27 PM

Watch: Jordanian firefighters train on the Temple Mount

Jordanian firefighters and emergency crews trained on the Temple Mount. "Where are Netanyahu and Erdan?"Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2019, 5:55 PM

Jordan army tactical exercise attended by King, PM

Jordan TV airs report about Karameh Swords live-fire tactical exercise includes artillery, tanks, helicopters, fighter jets, armor vehicles.Mordechai Sones, 11/28/2019, 7:55 AM

Criticism of Trump's Judea/Samaria decision - is it based on facts?

Why would any Jew condemn an American policy for the benefit of a Jewish State, a gesture of extraordinary support of Israel that immediately corrects historical wrongs?  Valerie Sobel, 11/25/2019, 4:30 PM

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

Conference: 'Jews were not systematically murdered in Holocaust'

Holocaust denial conference titled 'The Holocaust – the Biggest Lie in Modern History' held in Jordan.Mordechai Sones, 11/21/2019, 8:29 AM

Jordan renovates mosque in Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem Old City

Centruies-old Sidna Omar Mosque, adjacent to the Hurva Synagogue, to reopen for first time in decades.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 7:21 PM

Egypt, Jordan criticize US policy change on Judea and Samaria

Two Arab countries that have peace treaty with Israel criticized Pompeo’s statement on Judea and Samaria communities.Elad Benari, 11/19/2019, 4:22 AM

Jordan's King visits enclave evacuated by Israel

King Abdullah II and his son visit the enclave of Tzofar after expiration of lease to Israel.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2019, 4:38 AM

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

Jordan foils plot against US, Israeli diplomats and US troops

Suspects planned to drive vehicles into targets and attack with knives and guns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 9:35 AM

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: We offered to buy Naharayim property - Israel refused

Jordanian Fm says kingdom offered several solutions for Naharayim farmers, Israel rejected them all and insisted on extending lease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 4:41 PM

Jordan's King, Crown Prince visit Naharayim

King Abdullah and son Hussein arrive at Naharayim enclave by helicopter.Mordechai Sones, 11/11/2019, 4:02 PM

Netanyahu: Half of the Palestinians want to wipe us out

PM links Israeli-PA peace bid to possible normalization of Israel's ties with greater Arab world, and discusses difficulties with Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 12:45 PM

King Abdullah: 'Jordan applying full sovereignty to Naharayim'

Jordan's king announced in parliament that he is imposing full sovereignty to border enclaves leased to Israel for 25 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2019, 4:27 PM