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A four-day campaign in the country started Monday to raise awareness about the dangers of electricity theft. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 12:13 GMT
A four-day campaign in the country started Monday to raise awareness about the dangers of electricity theft.
Iranian soldiers take part in military drill, Dec. 30, 2011. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 18:32 GMT
A map of the region shows the countries left untouched by Daesh.
Media reports said Jordan has banned media from publishing information about an alleged extremist attack in the country. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 16:54 GMT
Media reports said Jordan has banned media from publishing information about an alleged extremist attack in the country.
The airline announced plans to start operating regular flights between Amman and Tabuk by July 15. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 13:26 GMT
The airline announced plans to start operating regular flights between Amman and Tabuk by July 15.
Local media in Jordan said the Iranian militant intended to carry out an attack in the kingdom. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Security forces in Jordan arrested a suspected Iranian militant after the man reportedly intended to carry out a terrorist attack in the kingdom.
The site is the location where Jesus Christ is believed to have been baptised by John the Baptist.(Jordan360inworld.net)
July 05, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Jesus' baptism site (Bethany Beyond the Jordan) becomes Jordan's fifth World Heritage site.
Syrian-Kurdish refugee children in a camp near Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan.  (AFP/Safin Hamed)
July 03, 2015 - 11:28 GMT
A UN report released Thursday urged the international community to address the growing problem of Syrian refugee child laborers, many of whom are exploited to support their families.
A woman looks at piles of manga. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 02:05 GMT
Representation from the Middle East may have been slim, but the pieces that did win will leave you in awe.
The report conflicts with statements made by a Jordanian government spokesman who said King Abdullah had no intention of getting involved in the conflict in Syria. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2015 - 20:06 GMT
Jordan was said to be mulling the establishment of a humanitarian buffer zone in southern Syria to prevent the entrenchment of extremist militants along its border.
The fence is seen along the Israel-Egypt border 12 miles north of the Red Sea resort of Eilat. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2015 - 12:07 GMT
The fence running from the Gaza Strip to Eliat will be extended by 18 miles to the Jordanian border.
Hend Sabry has Ramadan Iftar with a Syrian refugee family in Amman. (Albawaba Arabic)
June 29, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
UN World Food Programme (WFP) Ambassador Against Hunger, Tunisian actress Hend Sabry had one of her Ramadan Iftars with a Syrian refugee family in Jordan.