Posts Tagged ‘Jordan’

MPs brawl in Jordan parliament over plan to increase king’s powers

A fistfight broke out in the Jordanian parliament Tuesday amid heated arguments about controversial amendments to the country’s constitution. Some lawmakers objected to what they see as a further increase in the autocratic powers of the monarch under proposed changes to the country’s constitution. Jordan is a constitutional monarchy but its hereditary ruler is vested […]

Jim Jordan: Biden Administration ‘Has Done Everything Wrong’

On this week’s broadcast of FNC’s “Sunday Morning Futures,” Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) criticized President Joe Biden had “given” Americans record crime and inflation, adding that everything handled by the Biden administration had been “screwed” up. “Elizabeth Warren seems to be hinting at price controls,” he said. “And we know what that will do. That […]

Israel and Jordan limit travelers as omicron spreads to 24 countries

Palestinians take part in a campaign to encourage people to get vaccinated against the coronavirus in Gaza City on December 2, 2021. (Photo: Ashraf Amra/APA Images) The Latest: 461,467 Palestinians tested positive for COVID-19; 453,392 recoveries; 4,810 deaths Of those who tested positive 243,648 live in the West Bank and 187,463 live in the West […]

Jordan-Israel-UAE Energy Deal Is Not About Combating Climate Change, It’s About Money And Politics

The people of Jordan are pushing back against one of the biggest Arab-Israeli energy deals to date. Jordan’s people disregard the claims about “combating climate change” — as it becomes a mask with which world powers hide their political and geo-strategic agendas — arguing the deal is about monetary gains and normalization with Israel. This […]

Jordan-UAE-“Israel” Deal Proves ‘2-State Solution’ Dead For Arab Reactionary Regimes

1 Dec 2021 Source: Al Mayadeen Net Robert Inlakesh This agreement constitutes, not only a move against a two-State solution that Jordan claims to achieve but also an act of Arab collaboration with a usurper entity that seeks to impoverish and erase the native Palestinian inhabitants of the land. Stirring tensions between the Jordanian public […]

What is happening in the Jordan Valley?

Posted on November 24, 2021 by uprootedpalestinians Israel razes Palestinian Bedouin village Hadara Oren’s film. Translation: Yael Nussbaum Narration: Bobby Lax ماذا يحدث في وادي الاردن؟ الآن أيضًا باللغة الإنجليزية. فيلم حضرة أورين. ترجمة: يائيل نوسباوم السرد: بوبي لاكس https://www.facebook.com/IsraelCrimeMinister/videos/581531689785515/?extid=WA-UNK-UNK-UNK-IOS_GK0T-GK1C&ref=sharing Share this: Like this: Like Loading… Related Filed under: Nazi Israel, Palestine, Palestinians | Tagged: […]

Jordan, Israel, UAE sign ‘declaration of intent’ on energy, water exchange

Jordan, on Monday, announced signing a declaration of intent for exchanging water for energy with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel, Anadolu News Agency reports. The three countries will start talks to explore the feasibility of a joint energy and water project, according to Jordan’s Ministry of Water and Irrigation. The Ministry said in […]

Jordan keeping door open for possible relations with Hamas: report

After senior Hamas leader, Mohammad Nazzal, joined a discussion panel in Amman, Rai Al Youm newspaper said yesterday that Jordan is keeping the door open for possible relations with the Palestinian movement. The newspaper said this was evident as a result of the inclusion of senior former and current Jordanian officials, including two former prime […]

Jordan Peterson: Government Adviser Told Me COVID Rules Based on Opinion Polls, Not Science

Jordan Peterson says he spoke to a senior government adviser who told him Canada’s COVID restriction policies are completely driven by opinion polls and not science. “In relation to the COVID restrictions, I talked to a senior adviser to one of the provincial governments a couple of weeks ago,” said Peterson. “He told me flat […]

Ex-Queen: Jordan Prince Who Feuded With King Still Not Free

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A Jordanian prince who was put under house arrest by his half-brother, King Abdullah II, in the spring is still not free, his mother alleged, drawing new attention to a scandal that exposed the typically guarded royal family to rare public scrutiny. The rift between Abdullah and Prince Hamzah erupted in […]

Michael Jordan Enters the NBA Vax Debate: ‘I’m a Firm Believer in Science’

The superstar who avoided political commentary at all costs while playing has seen fit to join one of the nation’s most contentious debates in retirement. Michael Jordan waded into the fiery debate over the NBA’s coronavirus protocols and vaccine mandates on Monday and came down strongly in support of the league. “I am totally in unison […]

Jordan’s King Abdullah and Syria’s Assad hold first phone call after a decade

Syrian President, Bashar Al-Assad, and Jordanian King, Abdullah II, held a phone conversation on Sunday,  their first open communication in a decade since the Syrian civil war erupted. In a statement by the Jordanian Royal Palace, it announced that the leaders “discussed relations between the two brotherly countries and ways of enhancing cooperation.” The call […]

Jordan crown prince contracts covid

Jordan said today that Crown Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullah had contracted coronavirus, Reuters reports. “His Highness Prince Hussein, who had received the vaccine against the coronavirus, showed mild symptoms and is in very good health,” the Royal Court said in a statement. King Abdullah and Queen Rania will be subject to a precautionary home […]

Jordan: chief of staff meets Syrian defence minister over border security

Jordan’s chief of staff met with the Syrian defence minister in Amman yesterday to discuss border security, Hala Akhbar has reported. The meeting between Jordan’s General Yousef Huneiti and General Ali Ayoub looked at ways to “increase coordination in border security” in the interests of both countries. The agenda included the recent fighting in southern […]

King of Jordan Takes Over Regional Settlement

After years of tension between Amman and Washington under former US President Donald Trump, and a change of administration in the White House, Jordan’s King Abdullah II has firmly established his own authority over the long stalled Middle East settlement, as well as over other regional issues. The tensions with Washington peaked in early 2020 […]

MSNBC’s Reid to Jim Jordan: ‘I Doubt God Blesses Anything That You Stand For’

MSNBC anchor Joy Reid said Tuesday on her show “The ReidOut” that she was doubtful God blessed anything Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) stood for. Reid said, “COVID cases are rising at an alarming rate as we head into the fall. The number of new infections this Labor Day was nearly four times of that one […]

Jim Jordan: ‘Why Is Joe Biden on Vacation?’

On this week’s broadcast of FNC’s “Sunday Morning Futures,” Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) criticized the absence of President Joe Biden as problems arise both domestically and abroad from Kabul to Chicago. The Ohio Republican said it was his preference the White House projected “strength and confidence.” However, it was failing to do so. “Well, I […]

Jordan is Washington’s Middle East Favorite

The visit to Washington by King Abdullah of Jordan, the first Arab leader to meet with US President Joe Biden at the White House, was widely seen as a strong indication of the solid and strategic partnership between Jordan and the United States. The Oval Office talks, which encompassed expanding the strategic partnership between Amman […]

Matt Gaetz, Jim Jordan and Marjorie Taylor Greene star in new Lincoln Project ad: ‘Last week in the Republican party’

The Lincoln Project on Wednesday came out with a new advertisement poking fun at Republican leaders such as Matt Gaetz, Jim Jordan and Marjorie Taylor Greene. The 98-second video ‘Last week in the Republican Party’ features Congressman Jim Jordan’s interview with Spectrum News where he was questioned about speaking with former president Donald Trump on […]

Troye: Jim Jordan on 1/6 Commission Akin to Bin Laden Lieutenant on 9/11 Commission

Former advisor to Vice President Mike Pence Olivia Troye said Tuesday on MSNBC’s “All In” that House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) appointing Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) to the House Select Committee investigating the Capitol riots was akin to putting Osama Bin Laden’s lieutenant to investigate the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Troy said, “We still don’t […]

Secret Meeting between “Israel’s” Bennett, Jordan’s King Abdullah

Posted on July 9, 2021 by uprootedpalestinians 09/07/2021 By Staff- Agencies “Israeli” Prime Minister Naftali Bennett reportedly took a secret trip to Jordan last week and met with King Abdullah II at his palace in Amman in the first meeting between the two sides after years of strained ties. According to a report by Walla […]

The Unrest in Jordan

Over the past month, anti-government protests have not eased off in Jordan, which arose against the backdrop of a surge in pro-Palestinian sentiment in the Kingdom. The reason was the Israeli bombing of the Gaza Strip during the last escalation of the conflict. As a result, on May 14, about 2,000 Jordanian demonstrators organized a […]

A New Rift Between Jordan And The US Represents Huge Strategic Failure

The first Arab leader set to meet US President Joe Biden in Washington is King Abdullah II of Jordan and this is no coincidence, the now shaky relationship between the once closest Arab ally of the West is not something the President is looking to further destabilize. Up until 2015, in the advent of the […]

Ousted Israel PM plotted with Saudi’s MBS to undermine Jordan king

New details have emerged about the alleged plot to overthrow Jordan’s King Abdullah, indicating that former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu played a starring role along with senior officials within the Trump administration, prominent Jordanians, and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. Details of the role played by Netanyahu, who was ousted yesterday after the […]

Jerusalem and the Trap Hamas Laid for Jordan and the PA

Thousands of Muslims perform Eid prayers at the Al Aqsa Mosque, in Jerusalem’s Old City, marking the muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha on September 12, 2016. Photo: Sliman Khader/Flash90. JNS.org – President Biden last Thursday evening claimed credit for brokering a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, saying: “I want to also thank the secretary of […]

Powerful Video: Rep. Jordan Exposes Democrats’ Efforts to Stifle COVID Origin Investigation

During a hearing Wednesday in the House, Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan succinctly highlighted how everyone EXCEPT House Democrats wants answers to legitimate questions regarding the possibility of the coronavirus leaking from a Chinese lab. Republican lawmakers, intelligence officials, Journalists, and even members of the Biden administration have all said that there is credible evidence behind […]

The Ain Ghazal Statues: Jordan’s Unique and Graceful Neolithic Figures

‘Ain Ghazal (hereafter Ain Ghazal) is an archaeological site located in Jordan that dates to the Neolithic period, and flourished from around the 8th to 6th millennium BC. Ain Ghazal was discovered during the 1970s, but only excavated in the following decade. The excavation of the site continued until the late 1990s, and, consequently, archaeologists have been […]

Jordan’s parliament calls for expulsion of Israeli envoy, recall of ambassador

Jordanian lawmakers on Monday unanimously carried a motion urging the government to expel Israel’s ambassador to Amman in protest against Israeli “crimes” against Palestinians. Parliament Speaker Abdul Monem Odat announced the move live on television after a parliamentary session devoted to “the situation in Palestine and the crimes committed against them in Jerusalem and Gaza.” During […]

Jordan’s king says ‘intensive’ diplomacy underway to halt Gaza flare-up

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source

Jordan summons Israeli envoy over Jerusalem clashes

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes