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Israeli regime’s embassy Amman
1 Feb 2018 04:12

Israeli Regime Reopens Embassy in Jordan amid Public Opposition

Islam Times - Israeli officials said Tuesday they were reopening the regime's embassy in Jordan, which has been shut for six months. The move comes after Amman and Tel Aviv resolved a diplomatic dispute over a deadly shooting.

 
Jordanians protest against US VP’s planned visit over al-Quds
21 Jan 2018 06:53

Jordanians protest against US VP’s planned visit over al-Quds

Islam Times - Jordanians have protested against US Vice President Mike Pence’s planned visit to the country over Washington’s decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel’s capital.

 
Is Jordan Breaking Alliance with Saudi Arabia, West?
17 Jan 2018 18:42

Is Jordan Breaking Alliance with Saudi Arabia, West?

Islam Times - Sources at Jordan's parliament have reported that the speaker of Jordanian House of the Representatives Atef Tarawneh is completing arrangements for a high-ranking delegation visit to Tehran. The same sources have added that the visit to Iran will be soon made.

 
Jordan Foiled ISIS Attack Plot, Arrested 17
10 Jan 2018 05:02

Jordan Foiled ISIS Attack Plot, Arrested 17

Islam Times - Jordan had reportedly foiled a series of ISIS attacks on security installations, shopping malls and moderate religious figures last November.

 
King Abdullah of Jordan
31 Dec 2017 05:54

Jordanian King Thwarts Saudi-Backed Coup, Sacks Brothers from Army

Islam Times - King Abdullah of Jordan has dismissed three members of the royal family including two of his brothers from the army in a major shake-up in the powerful establishment with sources saying the dismissed individuals were planning a coup and had contacted de facto Saudi ruler Crown Prince Mohammad ...

 
People chant slogans during a protest against US President Donald Trump
30 Dec 2017 04:57

Jordanians protest against Trump’s al-Quds move

Islam Times - Jordanians have once again protested against US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem al-Quds as Israel's "capital."

 
What’s Behind Saudi Detention of Jordanian Billionaire?
19 Dec 2017 18:36

What’s Behind Saudi Detention of Jordanian Billionaire?

Saudi Arabia on last Tuesday detained Sabih al-Masri, the Jordanian billionaire businessman and chairman of Jordan’s lender Arab Bank for unclear reasons while he was on a trip to Riyadh.

 
The file photo shows the Tureibil border crossing between Iraq and Jordan
31 Aug 2017 08:16

Iraq-Jordan Main Border Crossing Opens after 2 Years

Islam Times - Jordan-Iraq main border crossing is set to be reopened on Wednesday for the first time since 2015, in the wake of Iraqi forces success in establishing control over the main highway to Baghdad.

 
A handout picture released by the Jordanian Royal Palace on August 21, 2017 shows Jordanian King Abdullah II (R) greeting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the royal palace in Amman. (Photos by AFP)
22 Aug 2017 06:57

Turkey’s Erdogan, Jordan's King Abdullah II discuss Palestine’s al-Aqsa

Islam Times - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has met with Jordan's King Abdullah II and discussed the recent clashes between Israeli troops and Palestinians in al-Aqsa Mosque compound in East Jerusalem al-Quds.

 
Jordanian security forces (foreground) stand guard before protesters as they wave national flags and chant slogans against Israel during a demonstration near the Israeli embassy in Amman, Jordan, on July 28, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
12 Aug 2017 07:33

Jordan blocking Israel envoy’s return over shooting

Islam Times - Jordan is barring the Israeli ambassador to Amman from returning to the Arab country until legal action is taken against an Israeli embassy guard who recently killed two Jordanian citizens, says a Jordanian official.

 
Protesters in Amman call for closure of Israeli embassy
5 Aug 2017 06:08

Protesters in Amman call for closure of Israeli embassy

Islam Times - Jordanians have protested in the capital Amman, demanding the closure of the Israeli embassy in response to the death of two nationals at the hands of its guard last month.

 
Jordanian protesters hold a banner reading in Arabic "resist and do not compromise, declare the annulment of the Wadi Araba [peace] treaty" with Israel, during a demonstration near the Israeli embassy in Amman on July 28, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
29 Jul 2017 06:40

Jordanians urge cancellation of ‘shameful’ peace treaty with Israel

Islam Times - Angered by a recent fatal shooting at the Israel embassy, Jordanians hold a demonstration in Amman demanding the government shut down the mission and scrap the unpopular 1994 peace treaty with Tel Aviv.

 
Jordanian mourners urge Amman to close Israeli embassy
26 Jul 2017 11:01

Jordanian mourners urge Amman to close Israeli embassy

Islam Times - Thousands of Jordanians have held a funeral ceremony for a teenager recently killed by an Israeli embassy guard, chanting anti-Tel Aviv slogans and urging the government to close down the regime’s mission in Amman.

 
Israel Rejects Jordan Call for Prosecuting Embassy Guard who Killed 2
25 Jul 2017 04:44

Israel Rejects Jordan Call for Prosecuting Embassy Guard who Killed 2

Islam Times - Israel rejected Jordan's demand to an investigation over an incident in Tel Aviv's embassy in Amman where a security guard killed two Jordanians.

 
Two killed in shooting incident at Israeli embassy in Jordan
24 Jul 2017 07:36

Two killed in shooting incident at Israeli embassy in Jordan

Islam Times - At least two people have been killed in a shooting at the Israel embassy in Amman following anti-Israeli protests in the Jordanian capital.

 
Jordan’s Policy on Syrian Crisis
22 Jul 2017 05:18

Jordan’s Policy on Syrian Crisis

Islam Times - When the Ottoman Empire collapsed in early 20th century and Sykes-Picot agreement ensued, Jordan went under rule of the Britain.

 
Jordanians protest Israel’s shutdown of al-Aqsa
16 Jul 2017 09:41

Jordanians protest Israel’s shutdown of al-Aqsa

Islam Times - Some 1,000 Jordanians have held a demonstration to vent their anger at Israel’s closure of the al-Aqsa Mosque compound to Muslim worshippers following a deadly gunfight at the holy site.

 
US troops in Jordan
8 Jun 2017 05:51

Jordan rules out terrorism in death of 3 US troops

Islam Times - A court in Jordan has announced that the death of three US troops in the country was not related to terrorism.

 
Jordan Abandons Idea of Invading Syria
6 Jun 2017 08:42

Jordan Abandons Idea of Invading Syria

Islam Times - Jordan has officially withdrawn from invading Syria and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in the Royal Jordanian Army, Lieutenant General Mahmoud Abdel Halim Fraihat, officially announced that Jordanian Armed Forces do not have any presence within the Syrian territory and will ...

 
German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen gives a statement after attending a session of the German parliament
21 May 2017 04:33

Germany sees Jordan airbase as suitable substitute for Turkey's Incirlik

Islam Times - German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen has announced that an airbase in Jordan shows potential as a replacement for Turkey's Incirlik base.