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PM Calls Abdullah After Jordan Ambassador Returned

Netanyahu sends condolences over pilot burned to death by ISIS and notes 'importance' of envoy returning to Israel after Temple Mount rift.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2015, 8:52 PM

Jordan Strikes ISIS in Revenge for Pilot Burning

After pilot burned to death, Jordan slams ISIS targets and King Abdullah II visits the family's mourning tent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2015, 4:41 PM

Reports: Jordan In, UAE Out of anti-ISIS Coalition

Jordan is likely to join the US-led coalition fighting ISIS, a source told Arab media Thursday.Yaakov Levi, 2/5/2015, 10:11 AM

Liberman Praises Jordanian King for Executions

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman on Wednesday praised Jordan's King Abdullah for executing two terrorists in 'revenge' against ISIS.Yaakov Levi, 2/4/2015, 4:03 PM

ISIS 'Held Public Screenings' of Pilot's Execution

Activists say Islamic State used projectors and screens to play gruesome execution of Jordanian pilot 'over and over again' in Raqqa.Ari Soffer, 2/4/2015, 12:03 PM

Jordan Executes Jihadists in Response to ISIS

Jordan executes two jihadist prisoners, a response to ISIS after it brutally murdered a Jordanian pilot.Ben Ariel, 2/4/2015, 5:54 AM

UN Chief Condemns ISIS Killing of Pilot

UN Secretary-General says ISIS is "a terrorist organization with no regard for human life".Ben Ariel, 2/4/2015, 2:16 AM

Jordan's King Slams 'Cowardly' ISIS

Jordan's King Abdullah says ISIS is a "criminal, stray gang that has nothing to do with our true religion".Ben Ariel, 2/4/2015, 12:14 AM

Jordan to Execute 5 Terrorists after ISIS Murder

After ISIS releases video of Maaz al-Kassasbeh's execution, officials say female suicide bomber, 4 others, to be killed in response.Ari Soffer, 2/3/2015, 9:22 PM

Jordan Returns Ambassador to Israel

After pulling envoy over 'violations' at Temple Mount, where its Waqf imposes discrimination against Jews, Jordan returns ambassador.Ari Yashar, 2/2/2015, 3:08 PM

Jordan Vows to Save Life of ISIS-Held Pilot

Amman pledges to save Maaz al-Kassasbeh after ISIS murders Kenji Goto before a prisoner swap can be arranged.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2015, 12:02 PM

Talks to Free Japanese ISIS Hostage 'Deadlocked'

Deadline for prisoner swap with Jordan passes, but still no word on the fate of Kenji Goto or Maaz al-Kassasbeh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2015, 6:29 PM

Jordan Demands Proof of Life from ISIS Before Swap

ISIS demands female terrorist for Japanese journalist and Jordanian pilot, but Jordan wants to know first the pilot is really alive still.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2015, 4:51 PM

Why ISIS Wants a Female Suicide Bomber Released

ISIS is demanding a swap for Japanese journalist and Jordanian pilot - but why Rishawi of Al Qaeda in Iraq?Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2015, 4:06 PM

Jordan Arrests Two Over Hostage Swap Rumors

Managers of Jordanian website arrested for fueling rumors suicide bomber in Jordanian custody to be exchanged for ISIS hostage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2015, 1:41 PM

ISIS Issues New Threat to Kill Jordanian Pilot

ISIS threatens to execute Jordanian pilot if female suicide bomber not released by sunset, new recording by Japanese hostage states.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2015, 8:37 AM

ISIS Wants Female Jihadist Released by Sunset

In new recording, Japanese hostage Kenji Goto issues new threat to Jordan on behalf of ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2015, 3:44 AM

Jordan Agrees to Prisoner Swap with ISIS

Jordanian gov't says it is willing to free a senior female terrorist in return for a pilot captured in Syria, as 24-hour deadline looms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2015, 2:00 PM

Japanese PM Calls ISIS Threat 'Utterly Despicable'

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe saye he is "appalled" by ISIS threat to kill a Japanese hostage within 24 hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2015, 5:16 AM

ISIS: 24 Hours to Save Japanese, Jordanian Hostage

ISIS in new video demands release of failed female suicide bomber from Jordan, giving deadline to rescue Kenji Goto and Jordanian pilot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2015, 5:26 PM

Is ISIS Torpedoing US's International Relations?

Analysts say ISIS's demands for a prisoner swap with Japan, Jordan is a deliberate nose-thumbing at the international coalition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2015, 12:55 PM

Jordan Working to Free Kenji Goto and Downed Pilot

Hostages taken captive by ISIS on the negotiating table for the release of an Iraqi prisoner on death row in Amman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2015, 8:03 AM

Egyptian Terrorists Attack Sinai-Jordan Pipeline

Ansar Beit al-Maqdis, Egypt's deadliest terror groups takes claims for bombing a Sinai pipeline that carries gas to Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2015, 9:02 PM

Fierce Winter Snowstorm Lashes Israel's Neighbors

Beirut airport briefly shuts down as schools throughout Lebanon closed; Jordan ships snowplows to Palestinian Authority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2015, 10:20 PM

Father of Pilot to ISIS: Treat Him Well

Father of the Jordanian pilot captured by ISIS appeals to the group to treat his son well and with respect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2015, 4:09 AM

Sheikh Arrested for Supporting Temple Mount Prayer

Jordanian preacher Sheikh Yassin Al-Ajlouni forced to retract statements, then arrested by authorities.Ari Soffer, 1/1/2015, 4:35 PM

UN Security Council to Vote on PA Bid Tonight

Jordan says UN to vote on unilateral demand for recognition and Israeli withdrawals, after PA FM said submission would wait till next year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2014, 8:22 PM

PA, Arab Council Weigh Deadline for UN Resolution

Reports differing on when the draft will be presented to the UN, as Jordan vows to push ahead - despite PA hesitancy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2014, 8:29 PM

Jordan Asks Turkey for Help in Locating Pilot

Jordan has reportedly asked Turkey for help in rescuing a Jordanian pilot captured last week by ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2014, 2:14 AM

Jordanian Pilot's Family Pleads for His Return

Moaz al Kasasbeh's brother calls on ISIS to 'be merciful' and 'send him back' as he is 'a soldier following orders' with 'no authority.'Cynthia Blank, 12/25/2014, 8:00 AM

'Buying Gas from Israel Like Dealing with Satan'

A Jordanian parliamentarian declares she would rather set herself on fire than have her country buy gas from Israel.Elad Benari, 12/25/2014, 5:45 AM

U.S.: Jordanian Plane Wasn't Shot Down by ISIS

United States military confirms a Jordanian F-16 warplane crashed in Syria but denies it was shot down by ISIS as the group has claimed.Ben Ariel, 12/25/2014, 12:15 AM

Jordan's Media Confirms: ISIS Shot Down RJAF Plane

Details slowly emerging over plane shot down by ISIS - perhaps the first successful ISIS strike against the coalition in Syria.Yaakov Levi, 12/24/2014, 7:15 PM

Muslim Scholar Favors Jewish Temple Mount Prayer

Jordanian Salafi cleric makes surprising ruling, notes Jewish presence pre-Islam and says 'Israelites' should thus be given a right to pray.Ari Soffer, 12/22/2014, 10:24 AM

Jordan: Islamists Vow Legal Action over Gas Deal

Islamic Action Front threatens to 'prosecute all those who agree' to an agreement to buy natural gas from Israel's Leviathan gas field.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2014, 7:29 PM

Jordan Has No Plans to Push for Quick UN Vote

Despite PA claims, Jordan's UN ambassador states that Jordan has no plans to push for a quick vote on Palestinian statehood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2014, 7:17 PM

Two Jordanians On Trial For Plot to Attack Embassy

Jordan put two brothers, accused of planning to blow up Israel's embassy in Amman, on trial Thursday.Moshe Cohen, 12/11/2014, 2:52 PM

Gas Deal Stirs Domestic Opposition in Jordan

Opposition to Jordanian gas deal with Israel grows as public protests and legislators attempt to scrap the deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2014, 7:26 AM

Jordan Charges Top Brotherhood Member Over UAE

Jordan charges deputy leader of the Muslim Brotherhood with "souring ties with a foreign country".Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2014, 6:14 AM

Report: Israel Tipped Jordan on Weapon Smuggling

31 members of Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood arrested on suspicion of trying to smuggle weapons into the Palestinian Authority.Ben Ariel, 12/8/2014, 4:44 AM

Jordanian MP Reaffirms His Hatred for Jews

Jews are "worthy of hatred", says the Jordanian parliamentarian who led a prayer in honor of Har Nof terrorists.Elad Benari, 12/5/2014, 5:43 AM

Eilat Oil Spill Leaves Jordanians Short of Breath

80 Jordanians suffer trouble breathing over the border as Israel struggles to contain 1,000 cubic meter spill caused by car accident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2014, 3:35 PM

Jordan Pushing for UN Resolution on Peace Talks

Jordan says it will be presenting a UN resolution on Israel-PA talks in the coming weeks.Ben Ariel, 12/3/2014, 1:13 AM

Jordanians Protest Against Jewish State Law

Muslim Brotherhood leads hundreds of Jordanians in a protest against Israel's Jewish State Law.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/28/2014, 10:29 PM

Jordan Angry with Israeli Ambassador

Jordan’s government reacts angrily to comments made by Israel’s ambassador about the Jordanian parliament and its honoring of terrorists.Elad Benari, 11/26/2014, 5:42 AM

Jordanian MP Urges Terrorism Against 'Filthy Jews'

While Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu bends over backwards to meet Jordanian demands, MPs less worried about treaty.Ari Soffer, 11/24/2014, 2:10 PM

Jordan's PM Sends Letter to Families of Terrorists

Jordan’s Prime Minister sends a letter of condolences to the families of the terrorists who murdered five people in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/21/2014, 9:45 PM

Deputy Leader of Jordan's Brotherhood Arrested

Deputy leader of Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood arrested over remarks he made against the United Arab Emirates.Ben Ariel, 11/21/2014, 2:16 AM

Jordan's Parliament Prays for 'Hero' Terrorists

Jordan's parliament offers a prayer in honor of “the spirit” of the two terrorists who murdered five people in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 11/20/2014, 6:15 AM

Losing Legitimacy, Jordan Champions 'Al Aqsa'

Experts say Jordanian King Abdullah's sudden passion for the Temple Mount has more to do with his country's internal politics than religion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2014, 9:58 AM

Kerry and Netanyahu to Meet in Jordan

Three-way talks with King Abdullah reportedly will focus on Temple Mount tensions, ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2014, 6:05 PM

Kerry to Meet Abbas in Jordan - But Not Netanyahu

PA chief Mahmoud Abbas to meet US Secretary of State on Thursday in Jordanian capital to discuss ongoing violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2014, 11:04 PM

Kerry Visits Jordan Amid Mounting Tensions

US Secretary of State to meet with King Abdullah to discuss Jerusalem and regional issues. Meeting follows new Turkish criticism of Israel.Cynthia Blank, 11/12/2014, 7:56 AM

Jordan: 70% of Gov't Media Coverage is Anti-Israel

Jordanian minister of state for media affairs brags that state media 'extensively' covers Israel 'violations.'Hillel Fendel, 11/11/2014, 8:16 AM

Jordan Orders Imams to Preach 'Peaceful Islam'

In another move to crack down on ISIS supporters in the country, Jordanian authorities have ordered clerics to preach only moderate Islam.Cynthia Blank, 11/10/2014, 3:56 PM

War Crimes Complaint Filed Against Abbas in ICC

Civil rights firm accuses PA of war crimes, using Abbas's Jordanian citizenship - and on evidence Fatah was involved in Gaza war.Tova Dvorin, 11/10/2014, 9:47 AM

Jordan Cancels Participation in 20th Anniversary

Citing Temple Mount tensions, Jordan's king orders officials not to attend 20th anniversary ceremony for peace treaty in Jordan Valley.Cynthia Blank, 11/9/2014, 1:41 PM