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Israeli peace activists stand in the Dawabsha family's home set on fire by suspected Jewish extremists and where a Palestinian toddler was burned to death earlier in the week, on August 2, 2015 in the West Bank village of Duma. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
August 03, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Following the deadly arson attack by Israeli settlers that killed 18-month-old Ali Dawabsha, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority will submit a draft resolution to the UN Security Council calling for the protection of Palestinian civilians.
The World Bank provided $50 million worth of soft loans to Jordan in the first six months this year. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 21:11 GMT
The Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation said donor partners granted the country $1.06 billion between January and July.
Sandstorms hit Jordan as a heat wave moved into the Middle East. (Twitter)
August 02, 2015 - 20:19 GMT
Heat waves hit Syrian refugees in Jordan hard as sandstorms smother Zaatari.
The Jordanian pilot of a private jet for the bin Laden family was among the victims of a plane crash at Blackbushe Airport in the UK on Friday. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 09:48 GMT
The Jordanian pilot of a private jet for the bin Laden family was among the victims of a plane crash at Blackbushe Airport in the UK on Friday.
Electric cars are being used by the Prime Minister, lower house speaker and Senate president, among others. (City Lab)
August 02, 2015 - 09:02 GMT
The initiative follows the planned replacement of 300 city taxis with hybrid vehicles.
The US has given the World Food Program $65 million for Middle Eastern countries struggling to support Syrian refugees. (AFP/File)
August 01, 2015 - 12:48 GMT
The US has given the World Food Program $65 million for Middle Eastern countries struggling to support Syrian refugees.
A Syrian refugee man selling beans at the Zaatari refugee camp home to more than 55,000 Syrians, located close to the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria. (AFP/File)
July 31, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
The money will offset the effects of the World Food Programme cutting off all assistance to 440,000 Syrian refugees living in urban communities in Jordan.
The Northeastern Badia District in Jordan showed low passing rates for students. (AFP/Ali Jarekjiali Jarekji)
July 30, 2015 - 11:59 GMT
The Northeastern Badia District in Jordan showed low passing rates for students.
The drying shores of the Dead Sea, south of the Jordanian capital Amman, seen on Nov. 9, 2009. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
July 30, 2015 - 07:37 GMT
A mild earthquake hit the Dead Sea region, but no damage or injuries were reported.
Jordanian security forces made the arrests in May 2014. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 14:33 GMT
Jordanian authorities on Wednesday handed down jail sentences to seven Jordanians and one Syrian for planning attacks on US soldiers in the country and on the Israeli embassy.
The drop in gold prices has many families heading to the market to stock up on gold. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 10:34 GMT
The drop in gold prices has many families heading to the market to stock up on gold.