Jordan's King backs Fatah-Hamas deal

Jordan's King Abdullah II says Fatah-Hamas reconciliation will help in pushing forward Israel-PA peace talks.Elad Benari, 10/23/2017, 5:43 AM

Jordan: Jews on Temple Mount are a 'provocation' to Muslims

Jordanian minister claims Jews visiting Temple Mount 'harm' Al-Aqsa mosque, 'provoke' Muslims around the world.Dalit Halevi, 10/13/2017, 8:08 AM

UNESCO agrees to delay anti-Israel votes

UNESCO unanimously agrees to delay votes on anti-Israel resolutions by six months.Nitsan Keidar, 10/11/2017, 5:32 PM

'It is in our common interest to strengthen peace with Jordan'

Minister visits site of first major Israeli-Jordanian project since 1994 peace treaty. 'Project will bring prosperity to both peoples.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2017, 4:48 PM

Will Jordan waive demand to place Israeli guard on trial?

Jordanian media claims King Abdullah prepared to waive demand that Israeli security guard who shot two after being stabbed be indicted.Nitzan Keidar, 9/24/2017, 4:00 PM

Father drowns in Jordan River, leaves 15 orphans

Father drowns attempting to save daughter in Jordan River, leaves behind 15 children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2017, 10:45 PM

Two teens pulled from Jordan River

Two teenagers pulled unconscious from the Jordan River, in an area not open for hikers.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/15/2017, 8:19 PM

Counter-terrorism Bureau: Don't travel to North Korea or Turkey

Israel's Counter-terrorism Bureau issues travel warnings ahead of Jewish holidays.Nitsan Keidar, 9/11/2017, 2:00 PM

Jordan blasts MKs for visiting Temple Mount

Jordanian government accuses MKs of "breaking into" Temple Mount when they visited the compound as part of a police pilot program.Ben Ariel, 8/30/2017, 3:06 AM

Abbas parleys with Jordanian King on Israel

Abbas speaks with Abdullah II about Israel peace process ahead of Abbas senior White House official Ramallah meeting.Mordechai Sones, 8/24/2017, 10:55 AM

Jordan demands Israeli apology, indictment of Israeli guard

Jordan refuses to readmit Israeli embassy staff until Jewish state apologizes for security guard shooting after stabbing attack.David Rosenberg, 8/21/2017, 10:06 AM

Watch: 'Jews withhold cancer cure, AIDS medicine'

The Jordanian TV show also said that the Rothschilds control the world.Tzvi Lev, 8/20/2017, 11:51 AM

Arab foreign ministers welcome Kushner visit

Egyptian and Jordanian foreign ministers, along with PA official in charge of foreign affairs, express support for U.S. peace efforts.Elad Benari, 8/20/2017, 5:57 AM

Jordan: Israeli delegation is not coming back

Jordanian newspaper reports that Jordan is refusing to allow the return of Israeli Embassy officials until 'guarantees' are given.Shimon Cohen, 8/13/2017, 8:20 AM

10 haredi students nearly drown in Jordan River

Police rescue 10 members of haredi family from rough waters in Jordan River.Gary Willig, 8/10/2017, 5:20 PM

Jordan's shameful record

Jordan's foreign minister blames the "occupation" for the Temple Mount terror, and threatens even more dangerous crises. Eli E. Hertz, 8/8/2017, 1:41 PM

Jordan and PA want clear U.S. position on Palestinian state

Following meeting between Jordan's King and PA chairman, the sides call on Washington to clarify its position on a two-state solution.Elad Benari, 8/8/2017, 5:16 AM

PA requests Jordan return Israeli ambassador

During talks between Abbas and King Abdullah, demand raised to return embassy staff to Amman, without which they cannot receive visas.Mordechai Sones, 8/7/2017, 4:17 PM

King of Jordan visits Ramallah

Jordanian King received in ceremony at PA headquarters in Ramallah, amidst backdrop of growing tensions between Jordan and Israel.Tal Polon, 8/7/2017, 2:17 PM

Jordan fears Syrian demographic time bomb

Number of child brides among Syrian refugees in Jordan has skyrocketed. Hashemite Kingdom worries phenomenon could pose demographic threat.Tzvi Lev, 8/7/2017, 2:03 PM

Jordan's King calls on U.S. to support 'Palestinian issue'

King Abdullah II says there will be no breakthrough in the peace process if U.S. doesn't support a solution to the “Palestinian issue”.Elad Benari, 8/7/2017, 5:12 AM

Jordan prepares diplomatic onslaught against Israel

Jordan is reportedly readying a diplomatic assault against Israel due to rage over Israeli embassy incident.Tzvi Lev, 8/6/2017, 2:07 PM

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

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

Jordan's King to visit Ramallah

King Abdullah to make rare official visit to Ramallah, meet Abbas.Elad Benari, 8/4/2017, 6:12 AM

MK is 'disappointed' that meeting with Jordanian MP was canceled

MK Oren Hazan speaks about his canceled meeting with Jordanian MP, promises to try again in the future.Eliran Aharon, 8/2/2017, 1:28 PM

Jordanian MP chickens out of meeting

Jordanian parliamentarian who challenged MK Oren Hazan to meeting at border announces he won't be showing up after all.Hezki Baruch, 8/2/2017, 10:16 AM

Jordan: Jewish extremists storming Al Aqsa Mosque

Jordanian Foreign Minister says Jews visiting their holiest site could cause more violence and riots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2017, 6:02 PM

Family of Israeli embassy officer fears attacks

Jordanian media publishes name of Israeli security officer who killed two Jordanians after being stabbed, prompting fears of retaliation.Uzi Baruch, 7/31/2017, 10:18 AM

King Abdullah furious with Netanyahu

Jordanian monarch demands Israel prosecute stabbing attack victim, despite hearing results of Israeli investigation.Gary Willig, 7/27/2017, 9:39 PM

Jordan sets conditions for return of Israeli Embassy staff

Jordan demands that security official who shot attacking terrorist be tried in Israel as condition for return of Embassy staff to Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2017, 1:38 PM

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

'Death to Israel' at funeral of Jordanian terrorist

Thousands call for vengeance against Israel at funeral of terrorist who stabbed embassy guard.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2017, 4:41 PM

Friedman: We were able to defuse situation with Jordan

Israeli Ambassador visits Knesset Caucus for US – Israel Relations, talks about US efforts in crisis with Jordan.Hezki Baruch, 7/25/2017, 12:46 PM

'There was no question about it - we had to get you out'

Netanyahu meets with embassy officer wounded near Israeli embassy in Amman, Israeli Ambassador to Jordan following their return to Israel.David Rosenberg, 7/25/2017, 12:45 PM

'Sever the connection between Jordan and the Temple Mount'

Middle East expert Dr. David Bukay calls to end concessions to Jordan on Mount. 'We provide them with security and get nothing in exchange.'Benny Tocker, 7/25/2017, 10:12 AM

Report: Waqf opposed to new agreement

Waqf reportedly remains unsatisfied with new agreement forged between Israel and Jordan over replacement of Temple Mount metal detectors.Tal Polon, 7/25/2017, 9:08 AM

Security guard returned to Israel

Security guard injured in stabbing attack near embassy allowed to return home after agreement between Netanyahu and Abdullah.Gary Willig, 7/24/2017, 11:05 PM

Report: Netanyahu, Abdullah reach agreement to resolve crisis

Metal detectors reportedly to be removed from Temple Mount, security guard returned from Jordan.Gary Willig, 7/24/2017, 9:13 PM

Shin Bet chief in Jordan to resolve crisis

Head of Israeli intelligence organization to conduct own investigation into embassy stabbing. Metal detectors may be removed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2017, 8:30 PM

Trump envoy in Israel to resolve Temple Mount crisis

Jason Greenblatt, Ambassador Friedman meet PM to discuss ways to end crisis since terrorist attack killed 2 policemen on Temple Mount.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2017, 6:58 PM

Petra: Jews detained for praying

Jewish pilgrims told by Jordanian police any Jew found praying in Jordan will be jailed.Gary Willig, 7/24/2017, 6:37 PM

'Jordan violates international conventions'

Former ambassador believes Jordan has no right to interrogate Israeli security officer stabbed by terrorist: 'Let him go home.'Benny Tocker, 7/24/2017, 5:45 PM

Netanyahu: We'll bring wounded officer back to Israel

PM says Israel will bring embassy officer wounded in Amman terror attack back to Israel, adds talks with Jordan ongoing.Nitsan Keidar, 7/24/2017, 1:53 PM

Jordan: Israel must hand over wounded officer for interrogation

Israel refuses Jordanian demand to interrogate official who shot terrorist after being stabbed. Jordan bars official's return to Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 7/24/2017, 10:05 AM

Terror attack on Israeli embassy official in Jordan

Senior embassy official wounded in terror attack in Jordanian capital. Terrorist shot and killed.David Rosenberg, 7/24/2017, 7:43 AM

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

Jordanian MP praises soldier who killed Israeli schoolgirls

Jordanian member of parliament says Ahmed Daqamseh, who carried out shooting attack in 1997, is a hero.Elad Benari, 7/21/2017, 6:42 AM

Watch: Edelstein to Jordanian counterpart: Just keep silent

Speaker of the Jordanian Parliament praises terrorists who carried out attack on Temple Mount.Mordechai Sones, 7/17/2017, 10:37 PM

Jordanian soldier convicted of murder of 3 US troops

Jordanian military court sentences man who killed 3 US military trainers to life in prison.Gary Willig, 7/17/2017, 6:00 PM

Jordanian parliament praises Temple Mount terror attack

'Our martyrs are watering the holy land', say Jordanian lawmakers after 3 Israeli Arab terrorists killed Israeli officers.David Rosenberg, 7/16/2017, 7:07 PM

Will Arab demands trump Israeli security on Temple Mount?

Palestinian Authority, Jordan pushing hard for removal of magnetometers, checkpoints established following last week's terror attack.Reut Hadar, 7/16/2017, 6:27 PM

Jordanians: Cancel peace agreement with Israel

Muslim Brotherhood in Jordan holds protest calling on government to respond to Temple Mount closure by cutting ties with Israel.Dalit Halevi, 7/15/2017, 11:51 PM

Jordan will not ban Wonder Woman

Jordanian commission cites lack of legal precedent in allowing hit film starring Israeli actress Gal Gadot to play in Jordanian theaters.JTA, 6/14/2017, 10:56 PM

Report: Jordan expels Qatari ambassador

Jordan becomes latest Sunni Arab state to reduce diplomatic ties with Qatar over conflict with Iran and ties to terrorism.Gary Willig, 6/7/2017, 6:09 PM

Jordan downgrades ties with Qatar

Jordan follows other Middle East countries, reduces diplomatic representation with Qatar and revokes Al-Jazeera's license.Elad Benari, 6/7/2017, 12:13 AM

Jordan may ban Wonder Woman

Actress Gal Gadot's IDF service used as reason to ban showing of hit summer blockbuster in Jordan.JTA, 6/6/2017, 5:31 PM