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Jordan allows aid to Syrian refugees stuck on border

Jordan announced Monday that it would allow aid deliveries to thousands of refugees on its border with Syria.Arutz Sheva staff, 10/10/2016, 5:24 PM

Jordanian writer who 'insulted Islam' shot dead

Nahed Hattar, a prominent Jordanian writer who was on trial over a cartoon deemed offensive to Islam, shot dead outside courthouse.Ben Ariel, 9/26/2016, 6:45 AM

Muslim Brotherhood returns to Jordanian parliament

Muslim Brotherhood wins 15 seats in Jordan's 130-member parliament.Ben Ariel, 9/23/2016, 4:12 AM

Watch: Jordanian terrorist brandishes knife - and is eliminated

Footage from attempted terror attack in Old City on Friday.Yoni Kempinski, 9/18/2016, 9:33 PM

Israel presents joint projects with Jordan

MK Ayoob Kara, hosted in his office on Thursday the US ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro - and the US ambassador to Jordan, Alice Wells.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2016, 6:36 PM

Photos: Gaza's last tiger leaves 'world's worst zoo'

The inhumane neglect of the Khan Younis zoo came to an end when the last animals left today. "I am very sad," lamented owner Ziad Aweda.AFP, 8/24/2016, 2:04 PM

Crude oil leak in Jordan's Aqaba could harm Eilat

Jordan informs Israel that 200 tons of crude oil leaked into the Gulf of Aqaba from Aqaba port and could possibly contaminate Eliat.Ben Ariel, 8/24/2016, 1:15 AM

Watch: Jordanian analyst loses it on live TV

Palestinian-Jordanian political analyst loses his temper while discussing the Fatah movement, says it is linked to the Mossad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2016, 5:12 AM

Palestinian with Israeli roots wins Jordan's first Olympic medal

Jordan wins gold medal thanks to the performance of a Palestinian taekwondo fighter whose family left Israel 20 years ago.JTA, 8/22/2016, 5:26 AM

No entry to Jordan if you look Jewish

Israeli tourists looking to go pray at Aaron's tomb in Jordan turned back because they were wearing Yarmulkes and carried prayer shawls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2016, 6:49 PM

Jordan sentences man who attacked 'Palestinian camp' to death

Jordanian court sentences a man to death for killing five intelligence agents in a Palestinian Arab “refugee camp” in June.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2016, 4:46 AM

UN: 75,000 Syrians starving on the Jordan border

Since Jordan closed its border with Syria in June, tens of thousands of refugees remain trapped between war and starvation.AFP, 8/4/2016, 7:52 PM

Unite the Middle East - through business

Speaking with Arutz Sheva, MK Erel Margalit outlines his plan for peace using the goal of making money.Yoni Kempinski, 7/31/2016, 12:30 PM

Yaalon: Palestinians believe all of Israel is a 'settlement'

Former Defense Minister warns Israeli retreat from Judea and Samaria could lead to massive regional destabilization.David Rosenberg, 7/27/2016, 9:13 PM

Jordan arrests man trying to enter Israel with petrol bombs

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

After diplomatic blitz, 'offensive' UNESCO vote postponed

A vote to deny the Temple Mount's Jewish significance was delayed, after Israeli diplomats outflanked the resolution's instigators.Rachel Kaplan, 7/12/2016, 4:07 PM

Report: CIA weapons for Syrian rebels sold to arms dealers

Reports say Jordanian intelligence officials stole weapons intended for Syrian rebels, then sold them on the black market.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2016, 3:51 AM

ISIS claims suicide attack on Jordan-Syria border

ISIS says suicide bombing that killed seven Jordanian soldiers was carried out by one of its jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2016, 2:12 AM

Jordan declares Syria border 'military zone' after bombing

Jordan declares desert border regions with Syria and Iraq "military zones" following deadly suicide attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2016, 12:13 AM

Jordanian king vows 'iron fist' response to Syria border attack

Jordan's King Abdulllah vows to respond forcefully to suspected ISIS attack which killed six security forces personnel Tuesday.Imed Lamloum, 6/21/2016, 7:42 PM

17 bids for Red Sea-Dead Sea canal project

Project is aimed at saving the ever-shrinking Dead Sea - predicted to dry up altogether by 2050 - by diverting water from the Red Sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2016, 3:45 PM

Car bomb kills Jordanian soldiers near Syria border

Authorities haven't identified suspects, though attack resembles previous ISIS bombings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2016, 9:59 AM

Jordan arrests suspect in attack on 'Palestinian refugee' camp

Jordanian security forces arrest a suspect in the attack on a security office in Baqaa, near Amman.Ben Ariel, 6/7/2016, 12:16 AM

Jordanian security agents killed in attack on Palestinian camp

Three Jordanian intelligence officers among five killed in attack by unknown terrorists near Amman.Ari Soffer, 6/6/2016, 1:30 PM

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's King dissolves parliament

Jordan's King Abdullah appoints veteran politician Hani Mulqi as caretaker prime minister, instructs him to organize new elections.Ben Ariel, 5/30/2016, 3:42 AM

Report: Arab countries plotting to replace Abbas with archrival

UAE, Egypt and Jordan reportedly planning to have PA chairman be replaced by Mohammed Dahlan.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/28/2016, 1:00 AM

Rivlin celebrates Jordan as Israel’s ‘proud partner’

President Rivlin marks Jordanian Independence Day by addressing reception hosted by Jordan's Ambassador to Israel.Shoshana Miskin, 5/26/2016, 10:46 PM

Jordan frees preacher who criticized peace treaty with Israel

Jordan frees Islamist preacher who was imprisoned for "inciting hatred" against the regime.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2016, 6:46 AM

Israeli tourist falls to death in Jordan

Israeli man plummets from cliff in remote area outside of Petra, Jordanian rescuers recovered his body seven hours later.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 9:35 AM

Jordanian students discover the real Israel

'There's no connection between the way Israel is portrayed and how it really is'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2016, 9:34 PM

Israel responds to Jordan's Temple Mount threats

Israeli officials reject claims Jewish visits to Temple Mount constitute attacks on Al-Aqsa Mosque.Nitsan Keidar, 4/25/2016, 6:05 PM

Jordan warns Israel: ‘Consequences’ of Temple Mount ‘violations’

Jordanian government calls for Israel to deny visits by ‘settlers’ during Passover holiday.Shoshana Miskin, 4/25/2016, 9:53 AM

Jordan cans Temple Mount camera project

Jordanian PM says Palestinian opposition turned security cameras into a 'source of conflict' - is a secret Islamist group responsible?Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 8:36 PM

Jordan recalls its ambassador to Iran

Citing Iranian interference in the 'internal affairs of neighboring countries,' Amman pulls ambassador.Gil Ronen, 4/18/2016, 4:36 PM

Offices of Jordanian Muslim Brotherhood raided 'by accident'

Jordanian security forces raid the headquarters of the local Muslim Brotherhood group, then say it was a mistake.Ben Ariel, 4/18/2016, 4:45 AM

Saudi Arabia and Jordan reject Iran's 'interference'

Saudi Arabia and Jordan say Iran’s interference in the region’s internal affairs ignites sectarian strife.Ben Ariel, 4/12/2016, 2:16 AM

Jordanian King to refurbish Jesus' Tomb in Jerusalem

Divided among themselves and persecuted by Muslims, churches succeed in obtaining Islamic help.Hillel Fendel, 4/11/2016, 2:04 PM

Palestinians threaten to smash Temple Mount cameras

Anonymous flyers on Mount threaten to break cameras posted in mosques; Jordan responds with promise not to monitor Muslim religious sites.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/10/2016, 2:35 PM

Did Netanyahu sign away remaining Jewish rights on Temple Mount?

Netanyahu, Jordan's King Abdullah made an agreement in 2014 to reduce Jewish visitors to Judaism's holiest site.Yediya Ben-Or, 4/10/2016, 1:36 PM

Jordan about to 'reveal Israeli violations on Temple Mount'

Jordan to install Temple Mount cameras, but not in mosques. Footage will be broadcast to 'document Israeli aggressions.'Ari Yashar, 3/20/2016, 4:05 PM

Jordan bans sale of Petra land to ‘Israelis’

In forbidding sale and rent of real estate in the ancient city to ‘Israelis’, the Jordanians appear to mean ‘Jews’.Gil Ronen, 3/16/2016, 8:32 PM

Israeli rescued in Jordan

Injured Israeli tour guide trapped deep in Jordan desert rescued Saturday, returned to Israel for treatment.David Rosenberg, 3/12/2016, 7:28 PM

Jordanian diplomat caught smuggling into Israel

Jordan embassy member nabbed sneaking gold bars and smartphones through border, just 1 month after EU representative did same.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2016, 6:05 PM

United States delivers Black Hawk helicopters to Jordan

United States delivers eight Black Hawk helicopters to Jordan as it fights the threat from ISIS.Ben Ariel, 3/4/2016, 5:44 AM

ISIS planned major assault on Jordan

Jordanian security forces thwart string of major attacks aimed at destabilizing the country, in hours-long gunbattle with jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2016, 1:17 PM

Temple Mount cameras won't include mosques

Temple Mount organizations warn Israel is backing down from its demands that Temple Mount security cameras document mosque incitement.Shimon Cohen, 2/29/2016, 5:14 AM

Jordan Muslim Brotherhood cuts ties with parent group

Jordan's branch of the Muslim Brotherhood formally cuts ties with the main branch based in Egypt.Ben Ariel, 2/16/2016, 4:43 AM

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

Jordan won't extradite Paris kosher restaurant attack suspects

French terror victims' group 'astounded' as Jordanian gov't uses technicality to allow terrorists behind 1982 attack to walk free.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2016, 4:38 PM

60% of Jordanian students have never heard of 'Al-Aqsa'

A new survey offsets a basic Islamic belief: Most Jordanian students do not know about the ‘Holy’ mosque in Jerusalem.Shoshana Miskin, 2/1/2016, 2:47 PM

First Jordanian census in 11 years hides Palestinian majority

Authorities claim only 6% of population is Palestinian Arab, despite studies showing figure at 60%-80%, amid fears of 'Palestine' in Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2016, 5:24 PM

Jordan examines ‘Israeli violations’ on Temple Mount

Local media reports Arab nations authorized Jordanians to investigate 'violations' to file claim with the Criminal Court in The Hague.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2016, 10:29 PM

Jordanian arrested for defiling Israeli flag

Shop owner charged with disrupting relations with friendly country after painting Israeli flag outside store for customers to stamp on.Cynthia Blank, 12/30/2015, 3:53 PM

Israel seeking to change new Jordan policy on visas

Jordan is tightening restrictions on entering the country via land crossings from Israel.Yaakov Levi, 12/13/2015, 10:35 PM

Govt. demands explanations from Jordan on ban of religious Jews

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely steps in amid ongoing refusal of Jordan to allow religious Jews into the country.Yaakov Levi, 12/10/2015, 10:35 PM

Jordanian Islamist jailed for criticizing Israel peace deal

Islamist preacher Eyad Qunaibi sentenced to two years in prison for promoting “anti-state propaganda.”Yaakov Levi, 12/7/2015, 8:46 PM