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By Editorial - Jan 17,2018
The trilateral partnership struck between Cyprus, Greece and Jordan at the summit held between His Majesty King Abdullah, Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in Nicosia Tuesday is an exemplary model for relations between countrie
By Editorial - Jan 16,2018
The Patient Protection Coalition (PPC) representing a number of NGOs organised for the promotion and protection of health in the country at affordable costs is sounding the alarm about subjecting medicines including vitamins to higher sales taxes for fear that this additiona
By Editorial - Jan 15,2018
True to form, Israel wants the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) "liquidated" and its functions transferred to the UNHCR. That is exactly what the Israeli government has officially called for from the UN.  It is not hard t
By Editorial - Jan 14,2018
Yitzhak Herzog, the Israeli Labour leader, recently warned that Jordanian-Israeli bilateral relations have reached an all-time low over not only the row over the killing of  two Jordanians at the Israeli embassy last July at the hands of an Israeli security guard but al
By Editorial - Jan 13,2018
A group of deputies filed a motion to the Lower House of Parliament last week calling on the government to recall Jordanian Ambassador Waleed Obeidat from Israel in protest over recent waves of hostile and illegal Israeli actions on Jerusalem and Israel's endless&n
By Editorial - Jan 11,2018
The escalation of the fighting between Syrian government troops openly aided and abetted by Russia and Iran on one hand and opposition militias deployed in the Idlib province — the only major swath of territory still in the hands of the opposition — is sparkin
By Editorial - Jan 10,2018
His Majesty King Abdullah's heart to heart talks with Speaker of the Lower House Atef Tarawneh and presidents of House committees on Monday on the new year's agenda could not have been at a more opportune time.It is the start of the new year and that is when all&nb
By Editorial - Jan 09,2018
The General Intelligence Department has just revealed that it had foiled major coordinated terrorist attacks against no less than 10 sensitive targets in the country. The terrorists behind the foiled diabolic scheme, numbered at 17, are either Daesh affil
By Editorial - Jan 08,2018
His Majesty King Abdullah met  Saturday with the Arab League ministerial taskforce that the Arab foreign ministers had appointed to conduct a follow-up on the Arab decisions to counter and frustrate  US President Donald Trump's last month recognition of Jerusalem a
By Editorial - Jan 07,2018
The UN Security Council's (UNSC) meeting on Friday requested by the US on the current wave of unrest and demonstrations across Iran, turned out to be inconclusive. Members of the UNSC were first split on the issue of whether the council has jurisdiction over t



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