Jordan opposes Western Wall train line

Hashemite Kingdom condemns planned train connecting central Jerusalem to Western Wall, Old City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2020, 7:47 PM

Jews should demand compensation for centuries of abuse under Islam

Until the late 1800s entire ancient Jewish communities had to flee Palestine to escape the brutality of Muslim authorities. The real colonialists were the Arabs. Ezequiel Doiny, 2/16/2020, 7:40 AM

Jordanian TV host: Israel uses Holocaust to extort the West

Watch: Jordanian TV host says Holocaust is used politically by Israel to promote itself, denounces Saudi leader who prayed at Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 6:40 AM

What is the 'Jordan Option' and is it good for Israel?

Trump’s Plan vs the 'Jordan Option’: Which plan will be the best for us?Israel News Talk Radio, 2/4/2020, 2:49 AM

Thousands in Jordan protest US peace plan

Protesters chant "Palestine is not for sale" and "The Jordanian and Palestinian people are one, not two."AFP, 2/2/2020, 9:36 AM

Jordanian charged with terrorism over stabbing of tourists

Jordanian court levels terrorism charges against man suspected of wounding eight people in stabbing attack this past November.Elad Benari, 1/27/2020, 6:01 AM

Jordan's King rejects Trump's peace plan

Jordan’s King Abdullah II on Trump's "Deal of the Century": We will not agree to proposals that come at our expense.Elad Benari, 1/27/2020, 2:12 AM

Jordan: Annexation of Jordan Valley would blow up peace process

Jordan’s Foreign Minister warns against Israeli annexation of the Jordan Valley, says it would "destroy the two-state solution".Elad Benari, 1/24/2020, 3:10 AM

Jordan parliament demands ban on Israel gas imports

Jordan's parliament votes to ban gas imports from Israel, weeks after Israel began pumping it to the kingdom in a $10 billion deal.AFP, 1/19/2020, 2:28 PM

Jordanians protest against gas agreement with Israel

Hundreds of Jordanians call on government to cancel agreement in which Israel began pumping natural gas to the kingdom.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2020, 10:48 PM

Jordan sentences Israeli infiltrator to prison

Jordan sentences Israeli who infiltrated while in possession of drugs to several months in prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2020, 2:31 PM

'I carried out 1969 attack on El Al/Mossad compound in Athens'

Jordanian MP Mansour Saif Al-Din Mourad recounts how he carried out attack that claimed lives of several Mossad agents in Athens, Greece.Mordechai Sones, 12/17/2019, 5:22 PM

Jordan welcomes extension of UNRWA's mandate

Jordan says UN's extension of UNRWA's mandate shows support for rights of "Palestinian refugees".Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2019, 6:39 AM

Hamas opposes 'alternative homeland' in Jordan

Hamas leader says Jordan is a red line and all of Hamas' energy is directed toward the "enemy."Dalit Halevi, 12/11/2019, 5:33 AM

Jordan jails man over plot to attack Israel embassy

Man who plotted to attack Israeli embassy in Amman sentencd to 8 years in prison.AFP, 12/9/2019, 3:43 PM

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