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Sweden's Foreign Minister Margot Wallstroem personally thanked Palestinian and Jordanian authorities for helping secure the release of both hostages in Syria. (AFP/File)
April 26, 2015 - 07:24 GMT
Two Swedish men were freed by Al Qaeda's Nusra Front in Syria with the help of negotiations through Palestinian and Jordanian authorities.
Jordanian soldiers patrol the border with Iraq (File-AFP)
April 25, 2015 - 12:36 GMT
Three car bombs detonated at sole crossing between Jordan and Iraq.
Jordan’s 20-year-old Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah Thursday called on the world to prevent youth recruitment to Islamic extremist groups. (Tumblr)
April 24, 2015 - 08:27 GMT
Jordan’s 20-year-old Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah Thursday called on the world to prevent youth recruitment to Islamic extremist groups.
Lebanon to consider Aqaba Port in Jordan as alternative export route. (Creative Commons/Gerard Janot)
April 23, 2015 - 12:40 GMT
The government will discuss opening an alternative maritime export route due to the closure of the Nasib crossing with Syria.
On Monday, the council decided to allow the Kingdom’s universities to introduce blended learning programmes (image: on file).
April 23, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Jordanian universities can now offer online bachelor’s programmes under a decision announced by the Higher Education Council on Tuesday.
Israeli soldiers walk in front of the Dome of the Rock in the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, in Jerusalem's old city on Oct. 19, 2014. (AFP/File)
April 21, 2015 - 15:27 GMT
UNECO adopted a resolution that reaffirms the definition of al-Aqsa Mosque as the entire sacred complex surrounding it.
Syrian army vehicles in Deraa province, February 2015.  (AFP/File)
April 20, 2015 - 18:12 GMT
After shelling and clashes Monday, government forces cut off route used for weapons and fighter transport.
The initial subscribed capital of AIIB will be $50 billion and is planned to be increased to $100 billion (image: on file).
April 20, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Jordan and 56 other countries will be founding members of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB),
A still from the award-winning film Theeb. (Image: Gulf Times)
April 19, 2015 - 22:07 GMT
Award-winning film Theeb will begin screening in Doha on April 23.
Participants are seen during the 6th annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah Special Operation Training Center in Jordan, April 30, 2014. (Xinhua/Cheng Chunxiang)
April 19, 2015 - 12:50 GMT
Eighteen countries will be participating in the kingdom's Seventh Annual Warrior Competition.
Syrian actress Lina Diab is still MIA. (Image: Facebook)
April 19, 2015 - 08:15 GMT
We're left with more questions than real answers on why Lina Diab went AWOL after her sister Rana finally speaks up.