'Applying sovereignty would impact ties with Egypt and Jordan'

Jordan’s King Abdullah II warns Israel against applying sovereignty in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 9/25/2019, 6:32 AM

Macron, Jordanian King concerned over Jordan Valley

French President and Jordan's King voice concern over Israel's plan to impose sovereignty over the Jordan Valley.Elad Benari, 9/17/2019, 5:36 AM

Jordan reacts: 'Annexation would push region towards violence'

Jordanian Foreign Minister: 'Israeli sovereignty over Jordan Valley and northern Dead Sea would push whole region towards violence.'Mordechai Sones, 9/10/2019, 10:39 PM

Jordan: Protesting teachers scuffle with security forces

Thousands of teachers protest in Jordan to demand higher wages, with some scuffling with security forces.Ben Ariel, 9/6/2019, 4:41 AM

Saudi Arabia’s $2 Trillion ARAMCO IPO depends on a secure Israel

Israel is the sole reason for any level of stability in the Middle East.  Mark Langfan, 9/5/2019, 5:00 PM

Druze delegation to Syria arrested at border

Dozens of Galilee and Carmel Druze attempting to reach Syria via Jordan arrested at Jordan River border crossing.Mordechai Sones, 9/5/2019, 12:22 PM

PA: Israel harming the Jordanian currency

Palestinian official says Israel flooding the PA markets with the shekel in an attempt to destroy the Jordanian and Palestinian economies.Dalit Halevi, 9/5/2019, 3:09 AM

Prisoner exchange deal with Hamas?

Lebanese newspaper reports of contacts between Jordan and Israel about transferring terrorists to complete their imprisonment in Jordan.Dalit Halevi, 8/27/2019, 4:11 AM

Jordanian parliament calls to reconsider peace treaty

Jordanian Parliament recommends mutual removal of Israeli, Jordanian, ambassadors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2019, 3:27 PM

Jordan urges pressure on Israel over Al-Aqsa

Jordan’s Foreign Minister meets EU ambassadors, calls on international community to pressure Israel to stop “violations” against Al-Aqsa.Elad Benari, 8/19/2019, 6:41 AM

Jordan summons Israeli ambassador

Israeli ambassador receives dressing down as Jordan condemns Israeli 'violations' on Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2019, 5:35 PM

Jordan criticizes Erdan over Temple Mount

Jordanian Foreign Ministry criticizes Internal Security Minister's call for Jews to be permitted to pray on the Temple Mount.Elad Benari, 8/14/2019, 5:33 AM

Jordan to reopen Tomb of Aharon

Tomb of Aharon the Cohen in Petra to be reopened after being shut down due to illegal pilgrimage.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/10/2019, 1:55 AM

Jordan closes grave of Aharon to tourists

Jordan’s Minister of Religion decides to close grave of Aharon the Cohen in Petra following prayers deemed "illegal".Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/2/2019, 11:25 PM

Kushner meets Jordanian king for talks on Mideast peace plan

Jordan's King Abdullah says any peace plan should be based on "two-state solution" and in accordance with 2002 Arab Peace Initiative.AFP, 7/31/2019, 6:13 PM

Egypt, Jordan reaffirm support for two states

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Jordan's King Abdullah II discuss efforts to end Israeli-Palestinian Arab conflict.Elad Benari, 7/30/2019, 3:05 AM

Jordan's King stresses importance of 'two-state solution'

In meeting with PA chairman, King Abdullah restates his position that creation of Palestinian state is the only way to end the conflict.Elad Benari, 7/25/2019, 5:35 AM

Trump should be pressuring Jordan

President Trump seems set to increase the pressure on Jordan to negotiate with Israel on the future of the 'West Bank' and Gazan Arabs. David Singer, 7/11/2019, 7:46 PM

Jordan: No to deal that neglects Palestinian state

Jordanian PM meets PA cabinet leader, says Jordan will not accept solution that does not lead to creation of Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 7/8/2019, 5:41 AM

Jordan criticizes Israel for opening road to the Temple

Jordan’s Foreign Ministry says unveiling of 2,000-year-old Pilgrims’ Road is "illegal and irresponsible".Ben Ariel, 7/1/2019, 6:09 AM

Attack in the Jordan River

Armed individuals shoot at victim swimming in the Jordan River, set his car on fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2019, 10:23 PM

'Transfer all of the Palestinians to Jordan'

Right-wing Dutch lawmaker pushes alternative to Trump's Mideast peace plan, calling for transferring Arabs from Judea & Samaria to Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2019, 1:44 PM

Rapper's Jordan concert canceled over alleged Israel support

Upcoming concert by 16-year-old Bhad Bhabie in Jordan canceled over social media post appearing to support Israel.Marcy Oster/JTA, 6/19/2019, 9:26 PM

Egypt, Jordan, Morocco to attend US Mideast peace conference

Egypt, Morocco and Jordan have agreed to attend the unveiling the economic component of US peace plan, White House says.AFP, 6/12/2019, 6:28 PM

Jordan and Morocco to participate in Bahrain Economic Conference

Two countries join Egypt, that has already announced it will take part in US initiated event; Israel has yet to receive official invitation.Mordechai Sones, 6/11/2019, 7:29 PM

Jordan: 'Abbas rejects every solution to the crisis'

Jordanian officials slam Palestinian Authority's Chairman Abbas for rejecting generous offer of financial support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2019, 8:16 AM

Germany says two states 'only solution' to Israeli-PA conflict

German, Jordanian, foreign ministers 'still in agreement' that negotiations for two-state solution are 'only solution' to conflict.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2019, 9:09 PM

Kushner meets Jordan king in push for US peace plan

Trump advisor Jared Kushner visits Jordan following visit to Morocco to seek support for next month's Bahrain conference.AFP, 5/29/2019, 10:29 PM

Jordanian Foreign Minister: End the 'occupation'

Jordan's Foreign Minister says Israeli-Arab conflict is still the major issue in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 5/27/2019, 5:41 AM

Jordan's King to Abbas: Palestinian issue will remain a priority

King Abdullah II of Jordan meets PA chairman, reaffirms commitment to help Palestinians achieve a state.Elad Benari, 5/24/2019, 6:11 AM

Jordanian King reshuffles top brass

King Abdullah II of Jordan replaces general intelligence chief and several other officials amid fears of instability.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/4/2019, 1:12 AM

Jordanian boy pledges to be martyred for Jerusalem in viral vid

When his mother asks him where he's going, he says: 'I’m going on a journey far away. I might not come back.'Mordechai Sones, 4/29/2019, 7:00 PM

Smuggling of Jordanian weapons into Israel foiled

Israeli police thwart the smuggling of dozens of pistols and submachine guns from Jordan into Israel.Raphael Levy, 4/21/2019, 7:22 PM

Exposé: Antisemitism at the Jordanian border

An Orthodox Israeli tourist group on a visit to Petra is subjected to shocking antisemitic and anti-Israeli officialdom. A letter to the Hashemie king. Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2019, 10:18 AM

More than 40 zoo animals evacuated from Gaza Strip

43 zoo animals rescued from 'terrible conditions' in Gaza zoo, taken to Jordan to be rehabilitated, animal protection group says.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2019, 8:32 PM

Oman calls on Arabs to ease Israel's 'fears for its future'

Omani FM calls on Arabs to ease Israel's fears for future as non-Arab country. Jordanian FM: 'Not my problem' if Israel is comfortable.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2019, 8:11 PM

'1 million Palestinians to settle in Jordan under Trump plan'

Report says Trump peace plan includes Jordan ceding territory to Israel, settling 1 million Palestinians, forming confederation with PA.David Rosenberg, 4/5/2019, 10:30 AM

Jordanian king nixes Romania trip over Jerusalem embassy move

King Abdullah II cancels visit to Romania in protest of Romanian PM's decision to move embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.AFP, 3/25/2019, 12:39 PM

Jordan's King warns Israel

King Abdullah II of Jordan says his position on Jerusalem is "unwavering".Elad Benari, 3/21/2019, 5:04 AM

Young Israel to Jordanian King: Distance yourself from terror

National Council of Young Israel criticizes incident in which Jordanian MP praised terrorist who murdered two Israelis.Ben Ariel, 3/20/2019, 3:44 AM

Watch: Jordanian MP salutes terrorist who murdered 2 Israelis

As Israel buries its dead, member of Jordanian parliament stands in salute of Samaria terrorist who murdered rabbi and 19-year-old soldier.David Rosenberg, 3/19/2019, 9:01 AM

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

Trump's peace team meets Jordanian King

Jordan's King Abdullah II meets Jason Greenblatt, Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Pompeo during visit to Washington.Elad Benari, 3/13/2019, 3:59 AM

Jordan sends two to jail over plan to attack Israeli forces

Jordanian court sentences two men to 10 years in prison for planning attack against Israeli forces on Jordan-Israel border.Ben Ariel, 3/7/2019, 4:07 AM

Jordan blasts Israel over Temple Mount crackdown

After Israel arrests Muslim leaders accused of inciting riots on Temple Mount, Jordan blasts Israel for issuing restraining orders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 7:03 PM

Jordan backs Waqf activities on Temple Mount

Jordanian embassy argues that Golden Gate is an inseparable part of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and not subject to rulings by Israeli courts.Ben Ariel, 2/28/2019, 5:37 AM

Attempt to smuggle pistols from Jordan foiled

Border Police officers and IDF forces prevent smuggling of dozens of pistols from Jordan to Israel. Four suspects arrested.Elad Benari, 2/25/2019, 1:07 AM

Jordan slams new Ramon International Airport

Hashemite kingdom 'rejects' opening of international airport in the Negev.AFP, 1/21/2019, 6:20 PM

Watch: Fight in the Jordanian Parliament

Fight breaks out in Jordanian Parliament after MP is interrupted while discussing the right of MPs to speak freely.Elad Benari, 1/18/2019, 5:36 AM

Jordanian King, Egyptian President call for 'two-state solution'

King Abdullah II and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi affirm importance of efforts to achieve peace based on two-state solution.Elad Benari, 1/14/2019, 6:06 AM

Drone footage: Jordan River flows abundantly to Kinneret

Rains of recent days raise Kinneret level, but flow in streams reaching lake also increased. See aerial view of Jordan River.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2019, 5:43 PM

Jordanian FM: Israel needs to withdraw from Golan Heights

Jordan’s Foreign Minister rejects Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, says area is “occupied Syrian territory”.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 6:05 AM

Jordanian union encouraging passersby to trample Israeli flags

Jordan's trade union places Israeli flags outside all of its offices for passerby to step on following earlier diplomatic incident.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 3:54 PM

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

Jordanian minister tramples on Israeli flag

Foreign Ministry lodges protest after Jordanian Information Minister tramples on an Israeli flag.Tzvi Lev, 12/29/2018, 9:38 PM

Jordanian videotaped his will and set out to kill Jews

Indictment details how Jordanian citizen planned on murdering Jews before embarking on a terror rampage in Eilat.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2018, 11:21 AM

Jordan condemns Israeli plans to normalize communities

Jordan’s Foreign Minister blasts Israel's announcement that it will build new housing units and normalize communities in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 12/18/2018, 6:13 AM