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ISIL captures pilot of plane downed in Syria
Jordan confirms that one of its pilots has been taken hostage after plane was reportedly shot down during a mission.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2014 05:09 GMT
Women 'punished' for marrying non-Jordanians
Marrying non-Jordanian men has put Jordanian women and their children in dangerous and costly situations.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2014 07:26 GMT
Iraq's Christian refugees linger in Jordan
Thousands of Iraqi Christians who fled from ISIL face increasing financial hardships as they await resettlement.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2014 09:33 GMT
Palestinians protest in West Bank town
Israeli police use tear gas and stun grenades as clashes erupt in occupied territories despite move to ease tension.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2014 18:29 GMT
Israel lifts age bar for al-Aqsa worshippers
Men of all ages allowed to attend main weekly Muslim prayers at Jerusalem's flashpoint mosque compound.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2014 08:37 GMT
Israel approves new Jerusalem settler homes
Israeli authorities give preliminary approval to build 200 illegal homes in east Jerusalem amid heightened tensions.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2014 22:28 GMT
Israel tightens security in East Jerusalem
Clashes erupt despite deployment of at least 1,300 police, days after Israeli forces stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2014 20:14 GMT
Israel reassures Jordan amid al-Aqsa tension
Netanyahu promises Amman that he will not bow to pressure from hardline Jews for prayer rights at Muslim-run mosque.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2014 07:40 GMT
Palestinians ask UN to stop Israel aggression
Move follows clashes in Jerusalem and an incident in which a Palestinian drove a car into pedestrians, injuring many.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2014 09:14 GMT
Jordan King given further exclusive powers
Royal decree allowing King Abdullah to choose army and security chiefs raises fears in delay of democratisation efforts.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 10:17 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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