Author Articles

September 24, 2016

AMMAN - Islamists staged a comeback in elections for Jordan’s 130-seat parliament, making inroads

September 17, 2016

AMMAN - Jordanians head to the polls September 20th to elect a new parliament, a vote laud­ed as

September 11, 2016

AMMAN - An influx of nearly 1.5 million Syrian refugees plus tens of thousands of Iraqis, Yemenis

September 11, 2016

AMMAN - Jordanian politicians tout par­liamentary elections, sched­uled for September 20th, as a

August 27, 2016

It seems odd that it would take Jordan’s intelligence service seven months to apprehend a tempora

August 20, 2016

AMMAN - Jordan plans to implement a comprehensive programme to uproot violent extremism, the mai

August 13, 2016

Zarqa - Jordan has no time to worry about the return of Islamic State (ISIS) jihadists from battl

July 02, 2016

AMMAN - The Islamic State (ISIS) claimed responsibility for the brazen attack across the Syrian b

June 25, 2016

AMMAN - A suicide bomb attack at a heavily guarded military outpost in Jordan’s deso­late north-e

June 25, 2016

AMMAN - A suicide bombing that killed seven Jordani­an border guards and wounded 13 security of­f

June 18, 2016

Amman - The victory over Islamic State (ISIS) militants in Falluja provides a window of opportuni

June 11, 2016

AMMAN - Whether speculation that the Islamic State (ISIS) is in­volved or not, as the Jordanian

June 04, 2016

Amman - Jordan’s King Abdullah II has sworn in potentially his last appointed prime minister, ins

May 14, 2016

AMMAN - Jordan revised laws and parts of its constitution to enact reforms that would ultimate­ly

May 14, 2016

Amman - Each year, Zahra Abu Laban takes her black, embroi­dered Palestinian dress out of her cup

May 07, 2016

AMMAN - Jordan and Saudi Arabia are moving closer to each other, with the Sunni Muslim Arab kingd

April 30, 2016

Amman - Palestinians are embracing a French initiative to jump-start peace negotiations with Isra

April 23, 2016

It is time to remind Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to do a quick reality check.

April 16, 2016

Amman - Plans to return two islands from Egypt to Saudi con­trol and build a bridge over the Red

April 07, 2016

It has been tough for Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to juggle things around.