Jordan

August 6, 2000

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Hundreds of protestors staged a sit-in outside the United Nations office in Amman Sunday, calling on the international organization to lift the unjust

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Nabeel Shu’ail received an enthusiastic reception from a relatively small audience when he gave the first of his two Jerash Festival performances on S

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A 150-member Jordanian business delegation leaves for the West Bank town of Ramallah Sunday to participate in a Palestinian businessmen's conference d

August 5, 2000

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Asala Nasri followed her first Jerash Festival on Friday with a live televised concert from the South Theatre on Saturday. In a more relaxed performa

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The Ukrainian State Ballet ended their two-day performances with another perfect rendition of Giselle.

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The Salma Dancing Group from Palestine portrayed a fascinating, but sad story in dance and drama in the Artemis Theatre at Jerash on Friday. The grou

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Jordanian authorities have seized 34 million dollars worth of illegal pills that were on their way to "a neighboring country".

August 4, 2000

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The Classical Ukrainian Ballet delighted a very large audience in the North Theatre on Friday with the first of their two performances of Giselle, the

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The De Hoop Drum Majorettes ( South Africa) performed the last of their five Jerash shows to a packed Forum on Thursday. The group takes home happy

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Jordanian anti-riot police used force to disperse on Friday a rally staged by opposition parties and professional associations under the slogan “Savin

August 3, 2000

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Mystical mood music flowed graciously to lead the elegantly attired young models along the catwalk at Hana Sadeq's fashion show. Sadeq's audience reve

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Assertive Iraqi dancers bring Iraqi historical culture to the ancient roman North Theater of Jerash.

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Jordanian police arrest an Egyptian who confessed to the killing of his copatriot late last month.

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Jordanian Journalists file a complaint against their newspaper for printing a regional English newspaper that pushes for normalizing relations with Is

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In an effort to improve services to citizens, the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) has launched an Internet e-mail account whereby public inquiries are answered within 48 hours.