Former Jordanian FM: Reexamine the peace treaty

Former Jordanian Foreign Minister claims Israel is acting against the Kingdom's interests.Elad Benari, 11/12/2019, 5:58 AM

Jordan offers to compensate Israeli farmers on border lands

Jordan rejects Israel's request for extension to allow farmers to cultivate fields in Tzofar and Naharayim, offers financial compensation.Ben Ariel, 11/8/2019, 6:00 AM

Greenblatt: Israel-Jordan relationship is important

Trump's top peace envoy praises Israel and Jordan on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the signing of their peace treaty.Ben Ariel, 10/27/2019, 4:53 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

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

Amid tensions, Jordan asks Israel for more water

Jordan asks Israel for increase in water allocation due to severe drought in the kingdom.Elad Benari, 11/21/2018, 5:06 AM

Jordan receives Israeli request to negotiate on land leases

Jordan says Israel asked for consultations on the leasing of Tzofar and Naharayim, which Jordan wants to end.Elad Benari, 11/5/2018, 1:07 AM

Jordan says it is still committed to peace treaty

Jordanian Foreign Minister says kingdom is committed to peace treaty with Israel despite ending lease of lands in Naharayim and Tzofar.Elad Benari, 10/26/2018, 12:05 AM

Jordan rules out negotiations with Israel

Jordanian Foreign Minister says his government is not open to discussions on renewing the leases of the territories in Tzofar and Naharayim.Elad Benari, 10/22/2018, 11:37 PM

Protest in Jordan: Cancel peace treaty with Israel

Demonstrators in Amman call on Jordanian government to take action to return areas in Israel to Jordanian sovereignty.Dalit Halevi, 10/21/2018, 5:25 AM

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

Jordan's parliament to review peace deal with Israel

Jordanian parliament approves committee to reevaluate all formal ties with Israel, including the peace agreement.Elad Benari, 12/11/2017, 6:15 AM

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

Hazan unfazed by Jordanian MP's threats

After Jordanian MP invited MK Hazan to the Allenby Bridge to beat him up, Hazan announced he will attend the meeting.Ido Ben Porat, 8/2/2017, 12:05 AM

Name of security guard from Jordan incident published

Identity of security guard cleared for publication after Jordanian newspaper publishes his name and photo.Elad Benari, 7/31/2017, 1:15 AM

Jordan hands investigation file to Israel

Jordan’s Foreign Ministry hands Israel the file containing results of the investigation into the incident near the Israeli embassy.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/28/2017, 11:04 PM

Israel launches investigation into Jordan incident

Israel launches initial probe into incident near the Israeli embassy in Jordan, will share findings with Amman.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/28/2017, 8:48 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

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

Israel outraged by Jordan's reaction to terror attack

Jordanian government demands Israel immediately re-open the Al-Aqsa Mosque to worshipers. Israel: Jordan escalating the situation.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/14/2017, 9:17 PM

Akunis cancels trip to Jordan

Science and Technology Minister cancels trip to Jordan amid tensions between the countries.Elad Benari, 5/16/2017, 4:38 AM

Jordan: Our position against terrorism is clear

Jordan's Foreign Minister responds to Netanyahu's criticism of Jordan following Jerusalem stabbing attack.Elad Benari, 5/15/2017, 1:06 AM

Jordan to Israel: Withdraw and you'll get security

Jordan’s Foreign Minister says Arab countries will provide security for Israel if it withdraws from Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 4/30/2017, 6:05 AM

Jordan blasts 'discriminatory' Muezzin Law

Jordan claims Muezzin Law is contrary to the peace deal between the two countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2017, 5:14 AM

Jordanian terrorist who killed schoolgirls to be released

Jordanian soldier who murdered seven Israeli schoolgirls in 1997 could be released as soon as Monday.Ben Ariel, 3/8/2017, 5:13 AM

Jordan condemns Israel for killing terrorist

Jordan condemns "barbaric act" of Israel killing a Jordanian who tried to carry out a stabbing attack in the Old City of Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 9/18/2016, 6:00 AM

Jordan arrests man trying to enter Israel with petrol bombs

Jordanian border guards detain man who tried to enter Israel in a car containing petrol bombs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2016, 4:25 AM

Security forces seize weapons smuggled from Jordan

Weapons in large numbers that were smuggled from Jordan into Israel seized during security operation. Two suspects arrested.Elad Benari, 7/19/2016, 11:42 PM

Arab media: New Jordanian PM is pro-Israel

Jordan’s new Prime Minister, Hani Mulki, described by Arab media as having "strong Israeli ties".Ben Ariel, 5/31/2016, 6:43 AM

Jordan frees preacher who criticized peace treaty with Israel

Jordan frees Islamist preacher who was imprisoned for "inciting hatred" against the regime.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2016, 6:46 AM

Report: Israel still supports Temple Mount camera idea

Israeli official tells AFP Palestinians, Jordanians backtracking because 'they don't want repeated Palestinian provocations caught on tape.'Arutz Sheva staff, 4/19/2016, 10:34 PM

Ya'alon and Jordan's King Abdullah meet in Munich

Defense Minister meets Jordanian King, discusses regional developments and the peace process with the Palestinians.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/12/2016, 10:06 PM

Temple Mount security camera project moving forward

Jordanian experts visit Temple Mount to determine best spot for placement of security cameras.Dalit Halevi, 11/16/2015, 5:15 AM

Radical cleric to Jordan: Annul the peace treaty with Israel

Sheikh Raed Salah calls on Jordan to announce that Muslims have sole ownership of the Temple Mount, even at the expense of peace.Dalit Halevi, 10/23/2015, 6:44 AM

Jordan's Parliament Accuses Israel of 'Terrorism'

Jordan's parliament says Israel is terrorizing the Palestinian people after incident in which Gazans tried to breach the border fence.Elad Benari, 10/11/2015, 5:49 AM

Report: Jordan Could Withdraw Ambassador again over Temple Mount

Amman may recall its ambassador yet again to 'stop Israeli attacks on Al-Aqsa,' Jordanian officials insist.Tova Dvorin, 10/4/2015, 12:04 PM

Israel: Jordan a 'Major Contributor' to Temple Mount Tension

Israel on Monday accused Jordan of exacerbating tensions on the Temple Mount, with inciteful statements and actions.Yaakov Levi, 9/21/2015, 9:41 PM

Jordan: Temple Mount 'A Place of Worship for Muslims'

Jordanian King Abdullah II threatens 'explosion' if Israel continues to defend Temple Mount, says he will broach the subject at UN.Tova Dvorin, 9/20/2015, 2:13 PM

Abdullah Warns Israel over Temple Mount

'Any more provocations in Jerusalem will affect the relationship between Jordan and Israel,' says king, 'Jordan will have to take action.'Gil Ronen, 9/16/2015, 8:56 AM

Jordan, Israel Quietly Holding Talks Over Timna Airport

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz promises new airport to open despite opposition from Amman.Tova Dvorin, 8/14/2015, 12:58 PM

Jordan Sentences 8 for Anti-US, Anti-Israel Terror Plot

Seven Jordanians and a Syrian plotted against American soldiers and the Israeli embassy in 2006.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2015, 3:54 PM

Report: Israel Gave Jordan 26 Cobra Choppers to Fight ISIS

Reuters says 16 retired US-supplied Cobras will help fend off insurgents on Syrian and Iraqi borders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2015, 8:12 PM

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

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

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

Jordan's PM Slams Israel, Rules Out Cancellation of Peace Treaty

Jordan’s Prime Minister, Abdullah Nsur, says the possibility of cancelling treaty with Israel is not under discussion at the moment.Elad Benari, 11/10/2014, 6:14 AM

Jordan: Israel 'Crossed a Line' on Temple Mount

Jordan’s Foreign Minister: Ambassador withdrawn from Israel because the goings on at the Al-Aqsa Mosque were “beyond the limits”.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2014, 5:45 AM

Jordanian Speaker: Israel's 'Aggression' Worse than ISIS

The speaker of the Jordanian Parliament compares Israel’s construction in Jerusalem to ISIS attacks.Ben Ariel, 10/29/2014, 5:12 AM

Jordan: 'Settlement' Construction Endangers Peace Agreement

Jordanian ambassador says that continued Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria would jeopardize peace agreement.Uzi Baruch, 10/27/2014, 2:16 AM

Israel, Jordan Sign $15 Billion Natural Gas Deal

Noble Energy to provide nearly 1.6 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, as energy dependence on Israel from Jordan heightens.AFP and Tova Dvorin, 9/3/2014, 7:07 PM

Jordanians Protest Near Israeli Embassy, Call for More Rockets

Demonstrators near the Israeli embassy in Amman chant "Death to Israel" as they call for Hamas to step up rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 7/21/2014, 6:14 AM

Jordan's King: Jordan is Palestine? That's an Illusion

Jordan’s King Abdullah II hit outs at "Israeli extremists" who say that a Palestinian state already exists in Jordan.Elad Benari, 3/23/2014, 4:12 AM

Jordan's PM Rejects Cutting Ties with Israel

Cutting ties with Israel will cause "repercussions" for Jordan, warns Prime Minister Abdullah Nsur.Elad Benari, 3/19/2014, 6:13 AM

Israeli Doctors Save 7-Year-Old Jordanian Boy

A seven-year-old Jordanian-Palestinian Arab boy undergoes a successful kidney transplant at the Rambam Medical Center in Haifa.Elad Benari, 3/17/2014, 6:13 AM

Jordan's King Visits Family of Killed 'Martyr' Judge

King Abdullah II visits the family of the judge who was shot by Israeli troops. Palace describes the judge as a "martyr".Elad Benari, 3/17/2014, 4:43 AM

Jordan's PM: We Can't Cut Ties with Israel

Jordan-Israel peace is important for Jordan's security, says PM Abdullah Nsur after demonstrators demand the treaty be annulled.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/14/2014, 9:26 PM