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  1. Romanian PM visits Amman , tries to resume Romania's traditional relations with JordanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    Prime Minister Victor Ponta says his official visit to Amman is an attempt at resuming Romania's traditional relations with Jordan in foreign policy and trade. "We have tried to resume what used to be a traditional relation between Romania and Jordan, both in foreign policy - where the two foreign ministers met and have some joint initiatives - and in the economic field.


  2. Victor Ponta: "Romania won't be accepted in Schengen Area. There is no consensus"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    Premier Victor Ponta stated on Saturday evening that Romania will not be accepted in the Schengen Area at the Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting next week because the states that voted against our country's accession in the past will do so now too. "The JHA meeting will take place next week and we were very clearly told that there is no consensus.


  3. Middle East, 12:04 PMReport: Jordan Could Withdraw Ambassador again over Temple MountRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... of attacking Israel Police forces. The military situation recently spilled over into diplomatic tensions, with Jordan's King Abdullah II reportedly refusing to take Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's calls. Jordanian officials also met earlier this ...


  4. Jordan threatens to recall ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    ... take more drastic steps, recalling the Jordanian ambassador from Israel - which occurred last year. The sources said Jordan's actions will be determined by developments on the ground. "Jordan's options for stopping the Israeli attacks are open," ...


  5. Jordanian MP says son joined IS, carried out suicide attackRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... said he was surprised Francis had met with the Kentucky county clerk who gained attention for refusing to... AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - A Jordanian parliament member said he learned from Islamic State-linked media that his son carried out a suicide attack ...


  6. Where Canada's refugees come from: by the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... 2010-2013. Iraqi Christian refugees walk between their rooms in a refugee shelter in a church compound in Amman, Jordan, on Aug. 8. Iraq was the top source country for refugees admitted to Canada in 2014. (Raad Adayleh/Associated Press) Mexico ...


  7. Spoils for the rulers, terror for the ruledRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... marble and ceramic floors," said Ahmed, who fled his home in June and now lives alongside 20,000 other Syrians in Jordan's Azraq refuA gee camp. "All our lives, we had everything we needed. Then, when they came, we were cooking over a fire outside ...


  8. Socceroos on Jordanian revenge missionRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Matt McKay says the Socceroos can avenge the worst moment of their past World Cup qualifying campaign and take a big step towards the 2018 tournament this week. Ahead of their next qualifier on Thursday against Jordan, the Socceroos have begun to assemble in Amman - the site of Australia's last qualifying defeat in September 2012.


  9. Out on bond, child porn defendant caught allegedly leaving U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Verde Independent

    A man awaiting trial here on child porn charges, and out on bond, was stopped at an airport in New Mexico as he prepared to fly to the country of Jordan, Sheriff's spokesman Dwight D'Evelyn said. Samir Mahmoud Wadi, 41, is facing 12 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.


  10. Greinke, Dodgers top Padres 2-1 to clinch home field in NLDSRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... for gunning down a Japanese man in the South Asian country, saying it would investigate the "fishy" claim. AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - A Jordanian parliament member says his son carried out a suicide bombing in Iraq just three months after the family ...


  11. The first Arabic production of 'Oliver!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Financial Times

    Fagin with Oliver kneeling to his right, and the Artful Dodger to Fagin's left, in the sold-out performance In early September on the cement terrace of the Royal Cultural Centre in Jordan's capital, Amman, there was an air of euphoria as Fadi Al Assal blew out the 14 candles on his cake. Around him a group of 40 children, all of them refugees, surged and whooped.


  12. PM Ponta begins official visit to JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Nine O'Clock

    Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta on Saturday began a two-day official visit to Jordan, where he arrived at around noon, being welcomed by Jordanian Health Minister Ali Hyasat. Ponta is scheduled to meet Jordanian counterpart Abdullah Ensour later in the day, with the meeting to be followed by plenary talks between the Romanian and Jordanian delegations.


  13. Egypt: Egypt, Jordan Discuss Energy CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Jordan's Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Ibrahim Saif and visiting Egyptian Petroleum Minister Tarek el Molla discussed plans to develop the Zohr natural gas field, which was discovered in the Mediterranean inside Egypt's territorial waters. The two ministers reviewed the Egyptian plans and timetable set for developing the field.


  14. These photos of Syria's children of war will give you sleepless nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    ... of these children who have endured mental and physical abuse during the war. Most refugees have fled to Lebanon, Jordan, Irag and Egypt and it's a tragedy for these children to be damaged as a result of something they largely fail to understand.The ...


  15. Collected Department Releases: Special Presidential Envoy Allen Travel to Amman, JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | State Department

    Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL General John Allen will travel to Amman, Jordan on October 3, 2015 to meet with senior Jordanian government and security officials.


  16. Jordan's Queen Rania considers hosting Fifa U-17 Women's World ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Al Bawaba

    ... source of pride for all Jordanians". Her Majesty made the remarks as the one-year countdown to the event kicked off. Jordan will host the tournament from September 30 until October 21 next year in Amman, Irbid and Zarqa. In a pre-recorded video ...


  17. Our role in the Syrian refugee crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    A Syrian refugee girl at the Zaatari refugee camp near Mafraq, north of Amman, Jordan. About 4 million refugees from the fighting are seeking to relocate.


  18. Jordan MP's son carried out Iraq suicide attack: mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Star

    Jordanian lawmakers speak during the second day of a heated debate on the U.S. push for a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians, Amman, Jordan, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014.


  19. PM Ponta to start official visit to Jordan on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nine O'Clock

    Prime Minister Victor Ponta will start a two-day official visit to Jordan on Saturday at the invitation of Jordanian counterpart Dr. Abdullah Ensour. According to a release sent by the Government to AGERPRES on Friday, the goal of the visit is to reconfirm the very good level attained by the political-diplomatic and security relations between Romania and Jordan and to pinpoint the best ways to get the economic cooperation to their level.


  20. 51. OverviewRead the original story

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Yassin al-Jassem fled to Jordan from militant-controlled Tibni, Syria. Islamic State propaganda promises "paradise," but life in the "caliphate" is actually filled with violence, shortages of basic needs and terror for women living under the militants.