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US President Donald Trump's special envoy Jason Greenblatt and Israeli Prime Minister Banjamin Netanyahu. (Screengrab)
June 23, 2018 - 08:26 GMT
The Middle East envoys of US President Donald Trump held talks in Jerusalem on Friday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss the Palestinian-Israeli peace process.
Israeli army fire left 206 Palestinian injured near Gaza Strip. (AFP/ File Photo)
June 23, 2018 - 07:09 GMT
At least 206 Palestinians have been injured by Israeli troops near the Gaza-Israel security fence on Friday.
Jordanian King Hussein al Abdullah in Amman with Angela Merkel (Twitter)
June 22, 2018 - 09:01 GMT
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday commended Jordan's hospitality in receiving a large number of Syrian refugees and discussed the various challenges the Kingdom is facing in this regard.
Sara Netanyahu (Twitter)
June 22, 2018 - 08:41 GMT
Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit filed an indictment on Thursday against the prime minister’s wife, Sara Netanyahu, for fraud with aggravated circumstances and breach of public trust in the “Prepared Food Affair” in an explosive development which shook the country.
Israeli forces arrest a Palestinian in occupied West Bank. (AFP/ File Photo)
June 21, 2018 - 14:35 GMT
The Israeli army rounded up 17 Palestinians in overnight raids carried out across the occupied West Bank, a Palestinian NGO said Thursday.
Saudi King Salman and Jordan's King Abdullah (r) attend Mecca Summit, June 11, 2018. (AFP/ Photo Yousef Allan
June 21, 2018 - 11:36 GMT
Saved by the bell! Jordan's economic dire straits may have be given a new lifeline by the recent $2.5 Billion Saudi, Kuwait and Emirati aid package. Al Bawaba examines the nitty-gritty of the deal and attached strings to it that are inevitably political.
A Palestinian man rushes to the scene moments after an Israeli airstrike on Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip. (AFP/ File)
June 21, 2018 - 10:17 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that the Tel Aviv regime may increase the "intensity" of its airstrikes on Gaza.
There is 5.9 million Palestinian refugees around the world (Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
There are around 5.9 million Palestinian refugees around the world, making up the largest refugee population, according to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS).
Israeli forces (Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 17:39 GMT
Israeli forces detained at least 20 Palestinians during predawn raids in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, according to the Palestinian Prisoner’s Society (PPS).
Secretary of the Palestinian Liberation Organization Executive Committee Saeb Erekat (AFP/File Photo)
June 20, 2018 - 17:11 GMT
Secretary of the Palestinian Liberation Organization Executive Committee Saeb Erekat accused the U.S. administration of working to replace the current Palestinian leadership with one that accepts the “new reality”.
Jordanian protesters shout slogans before members of the gendarmerie and security forces during a demonstration outside the Prime Minister's office in the capital Amman, 3. June, 2018/ AFP.
June 20, 2018 - 13:49 GMT
Recent protests have led analysts to characterize Jordan as weak and going through destabilization but the Kingdom has pretty much schooled the entire Middle East on protests, civic engagement, and how government can and should respond. Jordan and its people have rightfully earned a tremendous amount of respect on how to deal with protests.
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres (Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 11:29 GMT
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday voiced regret over the decision by the U.S. to unilaterally withdraw from the U.N. Human Rights Council (HRC).
Airstrikes in Gaza Strip (Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 09:51 GMT
Israeli warplanes carried out airstrikes in the blockaded Gaza Strip following rocket fire from the Palestinian territory, according to the Israeli military on Wednesday.
Senior Adviser to US President Jared Kushner (Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 09:47 GMT
King Abdullah on Tuesday received Senior Adviser to the US President Jared Kushner, Assistant to the President and Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt, and the accompanying delegation currently on a regional tour.
U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley (Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 07:55 GMT
The U.S. on Tuesday announced its withdrawal from the U.N. Human Rights Council (UNHRC), accusing the body of being hypocritical and biased against Israel.
A ball of fire is seen following an Israel air strike on Gaza. (AFP/ File)
June 19, 2018 - 13:11 GMT
The Israeli army killed on Monday a Palestinian and injured four others after they tried to approach the border fence, meanwhile, another Palestinian died from a sustained injury.