ANALYSIS: Why is Jordan's increasingly hostile to Israel?

Jordan demands Israeli mayors remove religious items, conducts military exercise against Israeli 'invasion.'Yochanan Visser, 12/4/2019, 5:22 PM

Deri 'threatens' Jordan after Israelis forced to remove kippot

Interior Minister warns that Israel may bar Jordanian workers, after Israeli municipal leaders forced to remove kippot, religious clothing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2019, 2:54 PM

Jordan: Construction in Hevron undermines peace

Jordan's Foreign Minister condemns Israeli decision to build Jewish neighborhood in Hevron, says it undermines "two-state solution".Elad Benari, 12/3/2019, 6:46 AM

Jordan to reopen Tomb of Aaron to Israelis

Following intervention by President Rivlin, Jordan to reopen Aaron's Tomb to Israeli tourists, ending four-month closure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 10:46 PM

Report: Jordan to put Israeli man on trial for border crossing

Israeli man arrested after illegally crossing into Jordan will be put on trial for infiltration, drug possession, Jordanian media reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2019, 6:18 PM

Crisis in Lebanon and Jordan threatens Israel's security

What is happening in Lebanon and Jordan, and how might it affect Israel? Analysis.Yochanan Visser, 11/30/2019, 10:27 PM

Watch: Jordanian firefighters train on the Temple Mount

Jordanian firefighters and emergency crews trained on the Temple Mount. "Where are Netanyahu and Erdan?"Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2019, 5:55 PM

Jordan army tactical exercise attended by King, PM

Jordan TV airs report about Karameh Swords live-fire tactical exercise includes artillery, tanks, helicopters, fighter jets, armor vehicles.Mordechai Sones, 11/28/2019, 7:55 AM

Criticism of Trump's Judea/Samaria decision - is it based on facts?

Why would any Jew condemn an American policy for the benefit of a Jewish State, a gesture of extraordinary support of Israel that immediately corrects historical wrongs?  Valerie Sobel, 11/25/2019, 4:30 PM

Jordan's King: Relations with Israel worse than ever

King Abdullah II says two-state solution is only way to solve Israeli-Arab conflict, warns: "This is the final opportunity."Elad Benari, Canada, 11/22/2019, 9:34 PM

Conference: 'Jews were not systematically murdered in Holocaust'

Holocaust denial conference titled 'The Holocaust – the Biggest Lie in Modern History' held in Jordan.Mordechai Sones, 11/21/2019, 8:29 AM

Jordan renovates mosque in Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem Old City

Centruies-old Sidna Omar Mosque, adjacent to the Hurva Synagogue, to reopen for first time in decades.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 7:21 PM

Egypt, Jordan criticize US policy change on Judea and Samaria

Two Arab countries that have peace treaty with Israel criticized Pompeo’s statement on Judea and Samaria communities.Elad Benari, 11/19/2019, 4:22 AM

Jordan's King visits enclave evacuated by Israel

King Abdullah II and his son visit the enclave of Tzofar after expiration of lease to Israel.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2019, 4:38 AM

Jordanian TV host: Gouge out the eyes of the Zionists

Jordanian TV host calls for peace agreement with Israel to be "trampled".Ben Ariel, 11/14/2019, 6:31 AM

Jordan foils plot against US, Israeli diplomats and US troops

Suspects planned to drive vehicles into targets and attack with knives and guns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2019, 9:35 AM

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: We offered to buy Naharayim property - Israel refused

Jordanian Fm says kingdom offered several solutions for Naharayim farmers, Israel rejected them all and insisted on extending lease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 4:41 PM

Jordan's King, Crown Prince visit Naharayim

King Abdullah and son Hussein arrive at Naharayim enclave by helicopter.Mordechai Sones, 11/11/2019, 4:02 PM

Netanyahu: Half of the Palestinians want to wipe us out

PM links Israeli-PA peace bid to possible normalization of Israel's ties with greater Arab world, and discusses difficulties with Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 12:45 PM

King Abdullah: 'Jordan applying full sovereignty to Naharayim'

Jordan's king announced in parliament that he is imposing full sovereignty to border enclaves leased to Israel for 25 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2019, 4:27 PM

Jordan closes entrance to Naharayim

As 25-year lease ends, Jordan closes enclave on Israel's side of the Jordan River to Israelis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/9/2019, 6:04 PM

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

Jordan bans Israeli farmers from border enclave

Efforts to extend 25-year lease which allowed Israeli farmers to continue at their farms in Naharayim will not be renewed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2019, 3:59 PM

Jordan: Foreign tourists wounded in knife attack

Tour guide and police officer also among victims at famous Jordanian tourist site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2019, 1:42 PM

Customs officers foil attempt to smuggle 750 e-cigarettes

'No knowledge' of electronic cigarettes hidden in vehicle, suspect claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2019, 1:53 PM

Diplomatic incident over: Jordan returns ambassador to Israel

Israel returns 2 Jordanian citizens arrested for illegally entering Israel, ending diplomatic crisis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2019, 5:14 PM

Jordanian FM: Prisoners in Israel will be returned this week

Jordanian foreign minister says country's citizens arrested for illegally entering Israel will be freed later this week.Gary Willig, 11/4/2019, 3:21 PM

Hunger-striking Jordanian in Israeli prison moved to clinic

Jordanian woman moved to medical center on 39th day of hunger strike.AFP and Arutz Sheva, 11/2/2019, 7:02 PM

Jordan recalls ambassador to Israel over arrest of two citizens

Jordanian citizen apprehended in Israel on suspicion of recruiting agents for Hezbollah Islamic organization.i24News, 10/31/2019, 2:53 PM

Israeli arrested after crossing border to Jordan

IDF confirms report about Israeli who crossed the border. Jordan recalled its ambassador following the arrest of two Jordanians in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2019, 11:39 PM

Jordanian officials: 'We won't give up border enclaves'

Jordan has 'great interest' in reclaiming enclaves leased to Israel, officials say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/22/2019, 12:42 PM

IDF arrests seven suspects crossing from Jordan into Israel

Jordan's Health Ministry says suspects are not citizens, hold foreign passports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2019, 8:27 PM

Israeli family kicked out of restaurant in Jordan

The restaurant owner told the family: 'You can go to Eilat, you won't be served here.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2019, 7:16 PM

Man dead after electrocuting himself in Jordan River

Man electrocutes himself while fishing, paramedics forced to declare him dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019, 8:47 PM

Jordan reaches deal with striking teachers

One-month teachers strike had threatened a deepening political crisis in the Kingdom.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2019, 6:45 AM

'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