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Despite the absence of recent official figures that identify the number of working children in the Kingdom, a survey on child labour conducted in 2008 put their number at 30,000, according to the Ministry of Labour.
March 03, 2015 - 11:03 GMT
UNHCR figures indicate that 53 per cent of Syrian refugees in Jordan are below 18 years old.
Israeli soldiers stand in an abandoned military outpost overlooking the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
A report stated Israel will respond to any attack by Hezbollah in the disputed territory of Syria's Golan Heights, including Shebaa Farms.
Kurds in Turkey watch airstrikes conducted against Daesh. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 20:09 GMT
The ten detainees are believed to be Turkish citizens, AP reported Monday.
A spokesman for the Revolutionary Forces in Aleppo said Monday the envoy has been
March 02, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
A spokesman for the Revolutionary Forces in Aleppo said Monday the envoy has been "implementing the regime agenda."
Zaatari refugee camp sits near the Syrian border in northern Jordan. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 11:32 GMT
Four Syrian refugees died in a fire on Monday in Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp.
Lebanese soldiers enter the border town of Arsal in an ongoing battle against militants, August 28, 2014. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
Lebanon's army continued to clash with Syrian militants in the border town of Arsal Sunday after troops raided properties where jihadists were believed to be hiding.
March 02, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
"This is our war," King Abdullah said in an exclusive interview on CNN Sunday.
Iraqi forces have started a military operation against Daesh Takfiri militants Sunday to liberate the northern province. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Iraqi forces have started a military operation against Daesh Takfiri militants Sunday to liberate the northern province.
The monitor said hundreds of Christian hostages are still in the hands of Daesh. (AFP/Louai Beshara)
March 01, 2015 - 18:57 GMT
The monitor said hundreds of Christian hostages are still in the hands of Daesh.
The Hazm Movement said its decision was aimed at stopping further bloodshed. (Al Bawaba/File)
March 01, 2015 - 17:12 GMT
The Hazm movement, a Syrian rebel group, has announced it is dissolving itself and joining a larger Islamist alliance.
The UN proposal sought to put an end to fighting in Aleppo. (Al Bawaba/File)
March 01, 2015 - 16:03 GMT
Opposition figures and militants in Syria have turned down a UN proposal to suspend fighting in the city of Aleppo.