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  1. Aisle or Window? Russell Brand Says He'll Move to Syria...Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Gateway Pundit

    ... audience he was trying to be deliberately provocative. What? He can't afford A 1800 to fly from Heathrow to Amman, Jordan? I tried to book him from Heathrow to Damascus, but it seems that no one is flying that route. HmmmmI think he has made a ...

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  2. Turkish Airlines launches Arabic Call CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | AME Info

    ... launch of a dedicated Arabic call centre serves that need." The call centre was launched at an Iftar event in Amman, Jordan, hosted for travel agents and attended by senior Turkish Airlines officials. The awards night was held to honour and ...

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  3. Expat woman gets the last laugh after being robbed at knifepoint in her Amman homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    The thieves held the two expats hostage while the pillaged the apartment for nearly four hours, says the victim. Late Thursday evening in Downtown Amman, Jordanian police officers arrested a man accused of breaking into a young expatriate woman's apartment and robbing her and her friend at knife point.

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  4. Syria's 'disastrous' conflict fuelling child labour and exploitation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Much more needs to be done to reverse the trend of an ever increasing number of children forced to work as a result of the conflict in Syria often "carrying heavy loads, being exposed to pesticides and toxic chemicals, and working long hours," according to a joint report released on Thursday by the UN Children's Fund and Save the Children. Syrias children are paying a heavy price for the worlds failure to put an end to the conflict, says a joint press release issued on the report in Amman, Jordan.

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  5. Health professionals may view family-witnessed CPR negativelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Jordanian health care professionals are against family-witnessed resuscitation in adult critical care settings, according to a study published online June 22 in the Journal of Clinical Nursing . Ibrahim Bashayreh, Ph.D., from the Philadelphia University School of Nursing in Amman, Jordan, and colleagues conducted semi-structured interviews with 31 health care professionals regarding family-witnessed resuscitation in Jordanian adult critical care settings.

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  6. MAN Showcases Sustainable solutions at 61st UITPRead the original story

    Thursday | PR Log

    PRLog - July 2, 2015 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Amman ,Jordan : MAN demonstrated its commitment to sustainability at the 61st UITP World Congress and Exhibition, which was held in Milan, Italy recently by showcasing products and services that embody the best in quality and efficiency. MAN has been investing in the future for 100 years and with its diverse MAN Lion's City bus range, the company offers fuel-saving and environmentally- friendly mobility solutions for urban traffic, tailored to individual customer and market requirements.

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  7. World briefs: U.N. slashes food aid for Syrian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The United Nations said Wednesday that it is slashing food aid for Syrians because of funding shortfalls that are already deepening the suffering of millions of refugees from their country's protracted civil war. Starting this month, the World Food Program will reduce the food allowance given to 1.6 million of the 3.9 million Syrians forced to flee their homes, most of them living in neighboring countries, the U.N agency said in a statement.

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  8. Are Jordan and Turkey Invading Syria?By Jacob SiegelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Daily Beast

    Four years in to Syria's civil war and same ideas keep coming up. This week, buffer zones were back in the news as they have been periodically since they were first floated in 2012 as to way to protect the civilian population from Bashar al-Assad's regime.

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  9. Samsung Electronics Levant Announces Ramadan OffersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PR Log

    PRLog - July 1, 2015 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Amman, Jordan A A - On the occasion of the Holy Month of Ramadan, Samsung Electronics Levant announced the launch of its Ramadan Campaign entitled "Ramadan, a new story every day, and Samsung offers are limitless". As every year, Samsung Electronics Levant celebrates the Holy Month by creating special offers for home appliances and home entertainment devices, to give consumers an added value on their purchases during Ramadan, by giving them discounts and the chance to win many instant gifts and vouchers.

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    Tuesday Jun 30 | Al Bawaba

    ... ng its route network and operations. Royal Jordanian operates flights from Queen Alia International Airport in Amman, Jordan. Its fleet covers a network of 60 destinations on four continents.

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  11. Jordan Planning Buffer Zone in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A jittery Jordan is preparing to create a security zone in southern Syria to fend off a possible jihadist advance across the border, in what would be the first such humanitarian "buffer zone" established in the civil war-torn country. According to the UK Financial Times , sources familiar with the plans say the buffer zone would cover the Daraa and Suwayda provinces, including the provincial capital city of Daraa, where the uprising against the regime of Bashar al-Assad first started in 2011.

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  12. Samsung Electronics Levant Concludes "Next is You" Campaign in Partnership with Beat FMRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 30, 2015 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Amman, Jordan - Samsung Electronics Levant in cooperation with Beat FM, concluded the "Next is You" Competition to introduce Samsung's latest smartphone from the GALAXY S series. Samsung Electronic Levant and Beat FM gave Samsung fans the opportunity to win one Galaxy S6 smartphone weekly for four weeks, by participating in the daily competition, and the participants with the highest points got the chance to win the mobile.

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  13. Spectacular Ramadan Atmosphere at Sheraton Amman Al Nabil HotelRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 30, 2015 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel is celebrating the holy month of Ramadan with unique oriental flairs. Amman, Jordan - Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel is celebrating the holy month of Ramadan with unique oriental flairs.

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  14. MET#2: AmmanRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Neil's World

    The first stop on my trip was to Amman , the capital city of Jordan. My time there was brief - less than 48 hours in total, as I arrived in the early hours of Saturday morning local time and departed on Sunday evening.

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  15. Lawmaker: Attacks are wake-up call to fight Islamic State fundingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Stars and Stripes

    ... attack in the country in more than two decades, served to drive home the point. Lynch spoke to the Herald from Amman, Jordan, after making another stop in Iraq with the delegation, which now heads to Turkey. "We are trying to help the Sunni who are ...

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  16. Homegrown extremism is Jordan's greatest threatRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Stars and Stripes

    A day after Islamic State fighters took the Iraqi city of Ramadi, two American B-52 bombers pounded a ridge line on a training range not far from here, a display of firepower that suggested a similar advance wouldn't go as far in this country. Yet experts say that even with recent gains by Sunni extremist groups in the region, the greatest threat to the kingdom remains the radicalization of its own citizens.

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  17. Lynch: Attacks wake-up call to fight ISIS $$Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Boston Herald

    ... attack in the country in more than two decades, served to drive home the point. Lynch spoke to the Herald from Amman, Jordan, after making another stop in Iraq with the delegation, which now heads to Turkey. But that help will require building a ...

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  18. In Middle East, Lynch assesses US fight against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Boston.com

    ... here and we'd rather see this conflict won by Iraqi boots on the ground," Lynch said in a phone interview from Amman, Jordan, on Monday. "We're trying to figure out if this situation with ISIS can be dealt with by Iraqis." Lynch, the top Democrat in ...

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  19. Higgins joins Sen. Kaine, others on congressional delegation visit to Kuwait, Iraq and TurkeyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Congressman Brian Higgins, a member of the House foreign affairs and homeland security committees, and U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate foreign relations and armed services committees, along with additional members of Congress arrived Monday in Amman, Jordan, after spending three days in Kuwait and Iraq. Kaine is leading a congressional delegation to the region focused on the U.S. mission against ISIL and the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Iraq and Syria.

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  20. Jordan reportedly weighs Syrian buffer zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Times of Israel

    Jordan was said to be mulling the establishment of a humanitarian buffer zone in southern Syria to prevent the entrenchment of radical Islamists along its border, the Financial Times reported Monday. According to unnamed sources who spoke to the paper, the Hashemite Kingdom's intervention in the civil war would aim to "create a safe area on Jordan's border, stretching across the southern Syrian provinces of Deraa and Suwayda, and including the city of Deraa" for moderate rebel fighters and refugees.

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