Jordan

July 6, 2000

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Israel's foreign ministry has chosen a new ambassador for Jordan to replace Oded Eran, who has been involved in Palestinian-Israeli negotiations for t

July 5, 2000

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By Shady Janzeir  The Syrian hijacker who was killed by security officials during his attempt to commandeer a Royal Jordanian plane while en route to

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By Shady Janzeir  A Syrian child who suffered major injuries during a foiled hijack attempt of the Amman-Damascus regular Royal Jordanian flight on We

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Jordanian security forces foiled an attempt by three hijackers to commandeer a Royal Jordanian plane en route to Damascus Wednesday, killing one hijac

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A newly published book sheds light on the role played by a British general in the political life in Jordan during the British mandate era, and in the

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A former Islamist parliamentarian, said to have close links to the Palestinian group - Hamas, was sentenced to six months in prison for allegedly defa

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The Jordanian government has taken a major new step towards allowing private radio and television stations to operate in the kingdom, Information Mini

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UN peacekeepers captured a strategic town from rebels in Sierra Leone, the force commander said Tuesday, after a rebel attack drove government troops

July 4, 2000

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Jordan's Princess Aisha, the commander of the kingdom's female army units, was welcomed Tuesday in Israel by her counterpart Colonel Suzie Young, the

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Around 30 Jordanian women on Monday held a demonstration in the town of Salt, some 35 kilometers west of the capital demanding the release of "politic

July 3, 2000

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The Jordanian authorities have placed under sequester the assets of three Jordanian brothers who allegedly owe a Dubai bank 77 million dollars, judici

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A potential cutoff in flights between Egypt and the Gaza Strip could be matched by flight cancellations between the Jordanian capital and the Palestin

July 2, 2000

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A senior UNESCO official said Sunday that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization backs a scheme to set up Jordan's first

July 1, 2000

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Gunmen ambushed a UN peacekeeping unit in Sierra Leone Friday, touching off a firefight that left one Jordanian soldier dead and four others wounded,

June 29, 2000

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By Munir K. Nasser Washington, DC And Albawaba.com Staff -- Amman  A State Department source has confirmed to Albwaba.com reports that the US embassy