Israel reopening Jordan embassy - gradually

Foreign Ministry announces 'gradual reopening' of embassy in Amman 6 months after security guard stabbed, sparking deadly shooting incident.David Rosenberg, 1/30/2018, 12:16 PM

Jordan demands: World must protect Arab rights in Jerusalem

'International community has obligation to protect Palestinian rights in Jerusalem and fund UNRWA', says Jordan's King Abdullah.David Rosenberg, 1/29/2018, 7:31 PM

Arab leaders: Negotiations possible, 'despite J'lem declaration'

Jordanian, Saudi leaders express 'optimism' at renewal of peace negotiations. 'Negotiations depend on the goodwill of the sides.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2018, 10:32 PM

TSA orders Middle East countries to inspect air cargo

TSA orders airports in Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and UAE to carefully inspect U.S.-bound air cargo.Ben Ariel, 1/23/2018, 5:13 AM

Jordan: Eastern J'lem must be capital of Palestinian state

Jordanian King expresses 'concern' to VP Pence over Trump's J'lem declaration, warns it could lead to regional 'radicalization.'Tal Polon, 1/21/2018, 2:57 PM

Israel pays Jordan $5 million

Israel compensates families of Jordanians shot by Israeli security guard. One of those killed attacked the guard for nationalistic reasons.Orly Harari, 1/20/2018, 7:08 PM

Israel apologizes to Jordan over Amman shooting incident

Gov't spokesman in Amman says Israel ready to take legal measures against guard, offered compensation for families of 2 Jordanians killed.Mordechai Sones, 1/18/2018, 9:38 PM

Abbas has opened the door to Israel-Jordan negotiations

Jordan should replace the intransigent PLO as Israel's negotiating partner and end the conflict. David Singer, 1/17/2018, 5:12 AM

Arab League to seek recognition of 'Palestine'

Arab League will seek international recognition of a Palestinian state with eastern Jerusalem as its capital, Jordan announces.Elad Benari, 1/7/2018, 3:55 AM

Egyptian officer: Ramallah can be Palestinian state's capital

NY Times reports Egyptian intelligence officer encouraged talk shows to support US Pres. Trump's recognition of Jerusalem.Chana Roberts, 1/6/2018, 7:46 PM

Bannon: Let Jordan have Judea and Samaria

Excerpts from explosive new book claim Breitbart editor, ex-Trump chief strategist said Mideast plan included surrender of land to Jordan.David Rosenberg, 1/4/2018, 5:30 PM

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

Watch: Jordan's King Abdullah unleashed

Jordanian army released video showing King Abdullah taking part in training exercise with infantry troops.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2017, 2:40 PM

Japan won't move embassy to Jerusalem

In meeting with Jordanian counterpart, Japan's Foreign Minister says his country won't follow in U.S. footsteps.Elad Benari, 12/27/2017, 1:08 AM

Jordan condemns Guatemala

Jordanian government says Guatemala's decision to move embassy to Jerusalem is a flagrant violation of international law.Elad Benari, 12/26/2017, 5:13 AM

Jordan: Judaizing Jerusalem will bring violence and extremism

Jordanian, Saudi kings reiterate 'Palestinian right' to establish Jerusalem as capital of future 'Palestinian' state.AFP, Chana Roberts, 12/13/2017, 2:16 PM

'Jerusalem recognition would have dangerous consequences'

Jordanian Foreign Minister warns United States against recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.Elad Benari, 12/4/2017, 4:12 AM

Jordanian sentenced to 10 years over ISIS plot

Court in Amman jails Jordanian man for 10 years for plotting attacks on behalf of ISIS.Ben Ariel, 11/30/2017, 5:58 AM

To placate Jordan, Israel to replace ambassador

In wake of deadly embassy shooting this summer, Israel to replace Israeli ambassador in bid to placate Jordanian government.David Rosenberg, 11/29/2017, 8:41 PM

Watch: Jordanian MP supports suicide bombings in Israel

Yahya Al-Saud, who infamously challenged MK Oren Hazan to a duel, backs "martyrdom bombings" in Israel.Elad Benari, 11/16/2017, 4:46 AM

Orphan wed two months after her father drowned

Miriam Sarah Blau marries two months after father, Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Blau, drowned trying to save his 15-year-old daughter.Mordechai Sones, 11/8/2017, 9:54 AM

Reflections on the Balfour Declaration

WWI was devastating for European Jews and not much better world Jewry. The Balfour Declaration seemed like a dream. Larry Domnitch, 11/2/2017, 11:57 PM

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