PA's Electricity Grid to be Connected to Jordan

Will the PA finally stop depending on Israel for electricity? PA official says Judea and Samaria's grid will be connected to Jordan.Elad Benari, 5/14/2015, 6:12 AM

Islamic, Western Countries in Joint Military Drill

10,000 troops take part in major military exercise, including special forces - half of them from the United States.Hillel Fendel, 5/6/2015, 1:40 PM

Fear in Jordan: Arabs Abandoned Us, We Can Rely Only on Israel

Jordanian columnist expresses concern that country's weakness leads it to 'dangerous' situation of having to rely exclusively on Israel.Hillel Fendel, 4/27/2015, 1:36 PM

Jordan Jails 6 Men for Waving ISIS Flag

Court in Jordan orders six men jailed for waving the ISIS flag and singing jihadist slogans at a wedding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2015, 2:43 AM

Jordan: Israeli Airport Near Eilat is Too Close to Aqaba

Jordan says planned Israeli airport in the Aravah region is too close to a Jordanian airport in the coastal city of Aqaba.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2015, 5:14 AM

What Syrian Refugees Mean for the 'Jordan is Palestine' Argument

Refugees from Syria and Iraq are converging on Jordan, changing the country's demographics and how it relates to Palestinians.Gedalyah Reback, 3/30/2015, 10:46 AM

Pursuit of Jewish Rights on the Mount is Challenge for Jordan

Jordan is used to the status quo in Jerusalem, but it might have to overcome its own pride and soon accept Jewish demands for change.Gedalyah Reback, 3/30/2015, 2:42 AM

IDF Sources: ISIS Accumulating Support Near Israel-Jordan Border

Southern Command sources claim Islamic State is gaining support in southern Jordan, kilometers away from the border with Israel.Cynthia Blank, 3/29/2015, 12:53 PM

'Ritual Talmudic Dance' in Jordan Airport Sparks Furor

Jordanian parliament angrily debates and locals denounce 'pig Jews,' following Jewish dance circle in Amman airport.Ari Yashar, 3/25/2015, 6:19 PM

Jordan and Russia Sign Deal on Nuclear Power Plant

Russia to build Jordan's first nuclear power plant, with two 1,000-megawatt reactors in the country's north.Ben Ariel, 3/25/2015, 2:46 AM

Jordan's Abdullah Blames Stalled Peace Talks for ISIS

Israeli 'injustices' on 'Palestinian rights' is a 'rallying cry' says Abdullah, although ISIS in Israel primarily fighting Hamas and PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2015, 4:19 PM

Jordan, Israel to Link Dead Sea with Red Sea

Deal signed in Amman to pump Red Sea into Dead Sea as part of efforts to boost Israel's water supply.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2015, 8:54 PM

Are Terrorists Infiltrating the Jordanian Border?

IDF caught off guard as two people breach border in Negev and disappear into car - what is blocking new fence to stop terrorist incursions?Ari Yashar, 2/23/2015, 10:17 AM

Report: Fight Against ISIS Has Tightened Israel-Jordan Relations

Common enemy? Israel-Jordan relationship reportedly improving as both sides struggle to battle radical Islamism, security source says.Tova Dvorin, 2/18/2015, 8:18 PM

UAE Back on the Attack Against ISIS

After a brief hiatus following ISIS's burning a Jordanian pilot alive, UAE raids drop death on ISIS terrorists in comeback.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2015, 3:07 PM

Syria Won't Allow Foreign Ground Troops to Fight ISIS

Syria's Foreign Minister says his country will not allow foreign ground troops on its territory to fight ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2015, 4:16 AM

Bahrain to Join Fight Against ISIS

Jordan's royal palace said Monday that Bahrain is ready to join Jordan in its fight against terrorist organization Islamic State.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2015, 10:00 PM

Jordan Says ISIS is '20% Defeated'

In revenge for burning of pilot, Jordan strikes 56 air raids since last Thursday; Kerry says fifth of ISIS-held land taken back.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2015, 7:27 AM

Coalition Strikes Continue as Fate of US Captive Unsure

ISIS claims aid worker Kayla Jean Mueller killed in coalition airstrike as her parents ask for info, but Jordan claims it's a 'sick trick.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2015, 8:06 PM

UAE Rejoins Coalition, Deploys Fighter Jets to Jordan

After Jordanian pilot burned UAE pulled out, but now it appears to be redoubling efforts to smash ISIS terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2015, 6:36 PM

Jordanian Queen Joins Anti-ISIS March for Murdered Pilot

Queen Rania joins marchers chanting 'we are all Maaz', in protest of burning alive of pilot Maaz al-Kassasbeh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2015, 3:34 PM

Jordan Fights the Enemy, and It's Not Israel

Has the Arab World found the real enemy after all? Jack Engelhard, 2/6/2015, 1:56 PM

Jordan Vows to 'Eradicate' ISIS After Pilot's Murder

Dozens of airstrikes on ISIS only the 'beginning of our retaliation' over 'horrific and brutal murder' of Jordanian pilot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2015, 12:19 PM

UAE Demands US Arm Sunni Groups Against ISIS

Abu Dhabi demands that the international coalition against ISIS arm local Sunni tribes in Iraq to fight the jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2015, 12:09 PM

Jordan Strikes Dozens of ISIS Targets in Continued Revenge

Amman launches tens of retaliatory strikes against Islamic State after the group 'heinously' burned its pilot alive.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2015, 7:23 AM

Netanyahu Calls Jordan's Abdullah After 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 Executing ISIS Terrorists

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 Being Burned to Death

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 Jihadist Prisoners 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 'Appalling' ISIS Killing of Jordanian 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 After Pilot Executed

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 Jailed Terrorists after Pilot Burned Alive

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 Do 'Everything' 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, Jordanian ISIS Hostages '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 Swapping

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 Does ISIS Want a Failed 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 'Reporters' 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

Report: 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 Gives 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 Deliberately 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

Japan, 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 Claim Attack on Sinai Pipeline to Jordan

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 Too

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 Jordanian 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

Jordan Arrests Cleric for Advocating Jewish 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 Draft 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 Captured 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

Jordanian MP: 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

United States Says 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