Jordan

December 6, 2000

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November\'s exports of Al-Hassan Industrial Estate rebounded from their October levels, official figures revealed. The sudden drop was due to the deadly Palestinian-Israeli clashes, which put on hold

December 5, 2000

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An underground Islamic group, the Movement for the Struggle of the Jordanian Islamic Resistance, claimed Tuesday\'s shooting of an Israeli diplomat in

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Lawyer for Raed Hijzi, who was sentenced to death in absentia by the Jordanian authorities for charges of plotting to carry out terrorist attacks in A

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Twenty-five people employed by a factory in northern Jordan were taken to hospital for food poisoning after taking the \"iftar\" meal to break the Mus

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Jordan\'s King Abdullah II on Tuesday flew to the United Arab Emirates for a brief visit to hold talks with UAE ruler Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al-Nahya

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A US citizen reported to be involved with Osama bin Laden, who is wanted in the United States for 1998 embassy bombings, is being held in a Jordanian

December 4, 2000

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The Egyptian embassy in Amman was evacuated Monday after a phony bomb threat, witnesses told AFP.

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Jordanian police from Zarqa\'s district have detained three brothers who reportedly killed their 41-year-old widowed sister and injured two of her dau

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Jordan\'s only private airline company, Jordan Aviation (JA), announced on Sunday that it is reducing the price of return-trip flight tickets for trav

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A Jordanian Islamic appeals court on Monday ordered the retrial of poet Mussa Hawamdeh on charges of apostasy after he was cleared of any wrongdoing e

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Jordan Telecom announced Sunday a 20 percent reduction on phone calls to the Palestinian territories during the month of Ramadan, which began last Monday. Company director, Shabib Ammari, stressed tha

December 3, 2000

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By Ramzi E. Khoury  The United States, in its capacity as sponsor of the Peace Process as well as owner of the American English Language, may be able

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The installation of wireless data entry and bar-coding solution from Symbol Technologies at Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport’s air freight terminal, is expected to speed up cargo handling and

December 2, 2000

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A group of 14 Jordanian deputies is to call on parliament to \"reexamine\" the peace treaty with Israel signed in 1994 with a view to canceling it.

November 30, 2000

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Police on Tuesday, November 28, announced the arrest of two individuals who reportedly attempted to rob two different branches of the Jordan National Bank in Amman. No injuries were reported.