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Jordan: Airport Near Eilat is Too Close to Aqaba

Jordan: 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, 13/04/2015 05:14
'Historic' Agreement to Link Red & Dead Seas

'Historic' Agreement to Link Red & Dead Seas

Energy Minister Silvan Shalom announces deal with Jordan and PA to save Dead Sea, provide desalinized water to all 3 parties.Ari Yashar, 09/12/2013 10:57
Jihad Terror Group Takes 'Credit' for Eilat Attack

Jihad Terror Group Takes 'Credit' for Eilat Attack

A Salafi Muslim jihadist group has claimed responsibility for Wednesday morning’s rocket attack on the Israeli resort city of Eilat.Chana Ya'ar, 17/04/2013 13:36
More Iron Dome Funding to be Announced

More Iron Dome Funding to be Announced

US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is expected to confirm the US has approved another $400 million for the Iron Dome defense system. Chana Ya'ar, 17/04/2013 13:11
Jordan Also Struck in Rocket Attack?

Jordan Also Struck in Rocket Attack?

The Jordanian port city of Aqaba may also have been struck Wednesday morning in a rocket attack launched from Sinai.Chana Ya'ar, 17/04/2013 11:03
Israeli Seriously Injured in Jordan Car Accident

Israeli Seriously Injured in Jordan Car Accident

An Israeli is seriously injured in a car accident in an area of Jordan considered to be popular among Israeli tourists.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/08/2012 00:01