Germany says two states 'only solution' to Israeli-PA conflict

German, Jordanian, foreign ministers 'still in agreement' that negotiations for two-state solution are 'only solution' to conflict.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2019, 9:09 PM

Kushner meets Jordan king in push for US peace plan

Trump advisor Jared Kushner visits Jordan following visit to Morocco to seek support for next month's Bahrain conference.AFP, 5/29/2019, 10:29 PM

Jordanian Foreign Minister: End the 'occupation'

Jordan's Foreign Minister says Israeli-Arab conflict is still the major issue in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 5/27/2019, 5:41 AM

Jordan's King to Abbas: Palestinian issue will remain a priority

King Abdullah II of Jordan meets PA chairman, reaffirms commitment to help Palestinians achieve a state.Elad Benari, 5/24/2019, 6:11 AM

Jordanian King reshuffles top brass

King Abdullah II of Jordan replaces general intelligence chief and several other officials amid fears of instability.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/4/2019, 1:12 AM

Jordanian boy pledges to be martyred for Jerusalem in viral vid

When his mother asks him where he's going, he says: 'I’m going on a journey far away. I might not come back.'Mordechai Sones, 4/29/2019, 7:00 PM

Smuggling of Jordanian weapons into Israel foiled

Israeli police thwart the smuggling of dozens of pistols and submachine guns from Jordan into Israel.Raphael Levy, 4/21/2019, 7:22 PM

Exposé: Antisemitism at the Jordanian border

An Orthodox Israeli tourist group on a visit to Petra is subjected to shocking antisemitic and anti-Israeli officialdom. A letter to the Hashemie king. Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2019, 10:18 AM

More than 40 zoo animals evacuated from Gaza Strip

43 zoo animals rescued from 'terrible conditions' in Gaza zoo, taken to Jordan to be rehabilitated, animal protection group says.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2019, 8:32 PM

Oman calls on Arabs to ease Israel's 'fears for its future'

Omani FM calls on Arabs to ease Israel's fears for future as non-Arab country. Jordanian FM: 'Not my problem' if Israel is comfortable.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2019, 8:11 PM

'1 million Palestinians to settle in Jordan under Trump plan'

Report says Trump peace plan includes Jordan ceding territory to Israel, settling 1 million Palestinians, forming confederation with PA.David Rosenberg, 4/5/2019, 10:30 AM

Jordanian king nixes Romania trip over Jerusalem embassy move

King Abdullah II cancels visit to Romania in protest of Romanian PM's decision to move embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.AFP, 3/25/2019, 12:39 PM

Jordan's King warns Israel

King Abdullah II of Jordan says his position on Jerusalem is "unwavering".Elad Benari, 3/21/2019, 5:04 AM

Young Israel to Jordanian King: Distance yourself from terror

National Council of Young Israel criticizes incident in which Jordanian MP praised terrorist who murdered two Israelis.Ben Ariel, 3/20/2019, 3:44 AM

Watch: Jordanian MP salutes terrorist who murdered 2 Israelis

As Israel buries its dead, member of Jordanian parliament stands in salute of Samaria terrorist who murdered rabbi and 19-year-old soldier.David Rosenberg, 3/19/2019, 9:01 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

Trump's peace team meets Jordanian King

Jordan's King Abdullah II meets Jason Greenblatt, Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Pompeo during visit to Washington.Elad Benari, 3/13/2019, 3:59 AM

Jordan sends two to jail over plan to attack Israeli forces

Jordanian court sentences two men to 10 years in prison for planning attack against Israeli forces on Jordan-Israel border.Ben Ariel, 3/7/2019, 4:07 AM

Jordan blasts Israel over Temple Mount crackdown

After Israel arrests Muslim leaders accused of inciting riots on Temple Mount, Jordan blasts Israel for issuing restraining orders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 7:03 PM

Jordan backs Waqf activities on Temple Mount

Jordanian embassy argues that Golden Gate is an inseparable part of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and not subject to rulings by Israeli courts.Ben Ariel, 2/28/2019, 5:37 AM

Attempt to smuggle pistols from Jordan foiled

Border Police officers and IDF forces prevent smuggling of dozens of pistols from Jordan to Israel. Four suspects arrested.Elad Benari, 2/25/2019, 1:07 AM

Jordan slams new Ramon International Airport

Hashemite kingdom 'rejects' opening of international airport in the Negev.AFP, 1/21/2019, 6:20 PM

Watch: Fight in the Jordanian Parliament

Fight breaks out in Jordanian Parliament after MP is interrupted while discussing the right of MPs to speak freely.Elad Benari, 1/18/2019, 5:36 AM

Jordanian King, Egyptian President call for 'two-state solution'

King Abdullah II and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi affirm importance of efforts to achieve peace based on two-state solution.Elad Benari, 1/14/2019, 6:06 AM

Drone footage: Jordan River flows abundantly to Kinneret

Rains of recent days raise Kinneret level, but flow in streams reaching lake also increased. See aerial view of Jordan River.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2019, 5:43 PM

Jordanian FM: Israel needs to withdraw from Golan Heights

Jordan’s Foreign Minister rejects Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, says area is “occupied Syrian territory”.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 6:05 AM

Jordanian union encouraging passersby to trample Israeli flags

Jordan's trade union places Israeli flags outside all of its offices for passerby to step on following earlier diplomatic incident.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 3:54 PM

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

Jordanian minister tramples on Israeli flag

Foreign Ministry lodges protest after Jordanian Information Minister tramples on an Israeli flag.Tzvi Lev, 12/29/2018, 9:38 PM

Jordanian videotaped his will and set out to kill Jews

Indictment details how Jordanian citizen planned on murdering Jews before embarking on a terror rampage in Eilat.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2018, 11:21 AM

Jordan condemns Israeli plans to normalize communities

Jordan’s Foreign Minister blasts Israel's announcement that it will build new housing units and normalize communities in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 12/18/2018, 6:13 AM

Jordan: Australia's Jerusalem recognition breaches int'l law

Jordan condemns Australia’s decision to recognize western Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.Elad Benari, 12/16/2018, 6:38 AM

Terrorism suspected in Eilat attack

Attack by Jordanian national in southern Israeli port city appears to have been nationalistically motivated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2018, 2:34 PM

Jordanian attacks two in southern Israeli city of Eilat

Two injured after being attacked by Jordanian man armed with hammer.Kobi Finkler, 11/30/2018, 10:18 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: 10 people sent to prison in connection with ISIS attack

Jordanian court sentences 10 people to prison in connection with 2016 attack claimed by ISIS.Ben Ariel, 11/14/2018, 5:37 AM

12 killed in flooding in Jordan

12 killed in flash floods in Jordan, two weeks after 21 people were killed in a similar incident near the Dead Sea.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2018, 3:23 AM

Jordanian, Egyptian ambassadors present credentials

President Rivlin accepts diplomatic credentials from new ambassadors.Elad Benari, 11/9/2018, 5:05 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

'You don't care who you're rescuing or where'

Elite 669 Search and Rescue unit operatives describe Thursday's rescue mission in Jordan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2018, 4:49 PM

Jordan mourns after 20 schoolchildren killed

Following drowning, Jordan's King Abdullah says 'the pain of every mother and father is my pain'.Tzvi Lev, 10/26/2018, 4:15 PM

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

IDF helps rescue Jordanian children trapped by flood

Israeli Air Force assisting in rescue of children trapped in Jordanian bus by flood waters after request by Jordanian government.Gary Willig, 10/25/2018, 8:15 PM

Peace with Jordan – stop panicking

Since the publication of the King’s decision not to renew leases renting Jordanian property to Israel, utter hysteria has overcome the Israeli media and the voices of both broadcasters and those they interview are laced with panic.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 10/24/2018, 3:16 PM

'Israel needs to punish Jordan for nixing agreement'

Ze'ev Jabotinsky, grandson to Revisionist movement founder, says Israel must respond decisively to King Abdullah's plans.Mordechai Sones, 10/24/2018, 10:54 AM

"Jordan’s own interest to continue adhering to the peace treaty”

Oded Eran analyzes the new tension and expects that it will not have a significant impact on the relations between the two countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2018, 9:13 PM

'We will not accept the Jordanian declaration'

Deputy Foreign Minister says Israel not giving up on maintaining land lease from peace treaty after Jordan refuses to renew lease.Shimon Cohen, 10/23/2018, 8:48 PM

'Send Waqf back to Jordan'

MK Yehuda Glick says Israel should respond to Jordan cancelling part of peace treaty by kicking Wafq out of Temple Mount.Hezki Baruch, 10/23/2018, 6:55 PM

Netanyahu vows to renegotiate deal with Jordan

After Jordan's King Abdullah announces nullification of land lease to Israel, Netanyahu vows to negotiation their restoration.David Rosenberg, 10/21/2018, 5:13 PM

Jordan cancels part of peace agreement with Israel

King of Jordan cancels part of agreement which leases land in Arava and Naharayim to Jewish farmers.Nitsan Keidar, 10/21/2018, 2:49 PM

Jordan Times supports Trump, isolating Abbas and Palestinian Authority

Retired Jordanian diplomat has written a column extolling Trump in a Jordanian newspaper. He did not do this without approval. David Singer, 10/21/2018, 12:33 AM

Ron Lauder acting as Trump's envoy to Jordan

US President sends World Jewish Congress head to Jordan to ask Jordanian, PA officials to convince Abbas to negotiate with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2018, 8:44 PM

Jordanian enclave, not confederation, in Judea and Samaria

This could be the best 'two-state solution' for Trump. David Singer, 10/10/2018, 7:14 PM

Jordan receives financial aid package from Gulf allies

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait provide Jordan with $1 billion in financial aid to help ease economic crisis.Ben Ariel, 10/5/2018, 4:36 AM

Jordan seeks urgent UNRWA funding

Jordan's King Abdullah II calls at UN for international community to save UNRWA after US cuts funding.AFP, 9/26/2018, 3:58 AM

Israeli woman dies of heat stroke while hiking in Jordan

30-year-old woman dies of heat stroke while hiking near Petra. Her companions tried to treat her, but without success.Orli Harari, 9/13/2018, 10:19 AM

Jordan: ISIS member sentenced to hard labor

Jordanian court sentences alleged member of Islamic State to 20 years of hard labor for 2016 attack on security forces.Ben Ariel, 9/6/2018, 6:46 AM