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Jordan's Independence Day was marked with a quirky world record, and it wasn't the country's first. (Twitter)
May 26, 2015 - 23:32 GMT
Jordan's Independence Day was marked with a quirky world record, and it wasn't the country's first.
The first shipment of Qatar's liquefied natural gas arrived in Aqaba Port earlier this week. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2015 - 20:32 GMT
The first shipment of Qatar's liquefied natural gas arrived in Aqaba Port earlier this week.
Jordan's King Abdullah on Monday attended the official national celebration marking Independence Day. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2015 - 09:36 GMT
Jordan's King Abdullah on Monday attended the official national celebration marking Independence Day.
Assaf sincerely thanked Jordan for standing by Palestinians in their time of need and for helping heal their wounds. (Facebook)
May 26, 2015 - 09:35 GMT
Mohammed Assaf celebrated Jordan's 96th Independence Day with a special Facebook post.
Parades and displays of patriotism took place across the kingdom. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 18:45 GMT
Parades and displays of patriotism took place across the kingdom.
Jerusalem's Aqsa is usually the site of high tension between Israeli security forces and Palestinians, but Friday's video showed a different tension, between Fatah and Hamas. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 16:05 GMT
This time in Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque, tensions of a different kind boiled over, between Palestinian factions themselves.
A cab company will start operating hybrid vehicles in the next three months under an agreement with the Amman municipality, the company's chairman said Sunday.
May 25, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
A cab company will start operating hybrid vehicles in the next three months under an agreement with the Amman municipality, the company's chairman said Sunday.
Syrian refugees living in a camp. (AFP/Getty Images/Nikolay Doychinov)
May 24, 2015 - 14:45 GMT
The UN agency urged the international community to support those countries hosting refugees.
The Treasury at Petra, Jordan. (Pixabay)
May 24, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
Jordan confirms investment projects worth $8.5B finalized at the conclusion of the World Economic Forum meeting at the Dead Sea.
The pipeline is expected to be operational in 2017. (Shutterstock)
May 24, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Iraq is determined to complete the oil and gas pipeline linking Basra to Aqaba despite 'challenges on the ground' according to the Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister.
The forum will be held on the eastern shores of the Dead Sea, where over 58 countries plan to attend. (AFP/File)
May 21, 2015 - 23:46 GMT
The forum will be held on the eastern shores of the Dead Sea, where over 58 countries plan to attend.