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Jordanian king to travel to Germany for surgery

Jordanian king to travel to Germany for surgery

Tomorrow, Jordan's King Abdullah II will travel to Germany for an operation to remove a herniated disc, the royal office said in a statement. "His Majesty King Abdullah II, on the advice of Jordanian doctors, will leave his …

Fly Jordan to launch Amman-Batumi flights on August 12

Fly Jordan to launch Amman-Batumi flights on August 12

Jordanian airline company Fly Jordan will resume flights to Georgia starting August 12, according to the Georgian Civil Aviation Agency. Fly Jordan will connect the Jordanian capital of Amman to Georgia's Black Sea resort town of …

Jerusalem tension triggers Gaza-Israel fire exchange

Jerusalem tension triggers Gaza-Israel fire exchange

Tensions in Jerusalem sparked the worst round of cross-border violence between Israel and the Gaza Strip in months on Saturday, with Palestinian militants firing at least 30 rockets and Israel striking back at targets operated by Gaza’s …

Jordan's King Abdullah describes 'most painful' royal rift

Jordan's King Abdullah describes 'most painful' royal rift

Jordan's King Abdullah has expressed "shock, pain and anger" over an alleged plot to destabilise the kingdom, BBC reports. "The challenge of these last days was not the most dangerous for the stability of the country …

Kushner: after Israel-UAE dealmore states to follow

Kushner: after Israel-UAE dealmore states to follow

U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner said that more Arab countries may soon announce normalized ties with Israel, following an American-brokered agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates. …

IMF finds out what hinders Middle East economy

IMF finds out what hinders Middle East economy

Political uncertainty and volatile oil prices are hindering economic growth in the Middle East this year, but trends should reverse next year, according to a new report released Monday by the International Monetary Fund, Charlotte Observer …

Putin holds meeting with King Abdullah II

Putin holds meeting with King Abdullah II

Jordan is a major partner of Russia in the Middle East, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at talks with King Abdullah II of Jordan. "Jordan has always been a very important partner for us in …

'Arab NATO' discussed in Washington

'Arab NATO' discussed in Washington

The United States hosted consultations on the political and security pillars of the Middle East Strategic Alliance, also known as the 'Arab NATO', in Washington yesterday.  Senior officials from Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, …