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Kerry resumes Israel-Palestine peace mission
US secretary of state meets Israeli PM in a bid to break a three-year stalemate and restart direct negotiations.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 01:45 GMT
Explosion hits military airport near Damascus
State television says car bomb hit checkpoint outside airport in Mezzeh, as violence continues in Syria.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2013 02:19 GMT
Syria lashes out at Egypt for ties cut
Officials condemn Egyptian decision to sever diplomatic ties and backing of no-fly zone, as violent uprising continues.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 20:17 GMT
Israel's Peres urges return to peace talks
Country's president says it is possible for Israelis and Palestinians to overcome differences and scepticism.
Last updated: 26 May 2013 10:38 GMT
Jordan: Straddling Syria sensitivities
Will deployment of more US troops into the kingdom force it to play an active role in the conflict across the border?
Last updated: 05 May 2013 14:27 GMT
Obama vows aid for Syrian refugees in Jordan
Syria conflict figures in talks between the two heads of state, as thousands of refugees continue to pour into Jordan.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 00:06 GMT
Jordan king lashes out at regional leaders
King Abdullah II launches verbal attack but palace says words in interview with US magazine were "taken out of context".
Last updated: 21 Mar 2013 02:37 GMT
Jordan's parliament chooses PM for first time
Move marks first time in country's history that head of government is decided by legislature rather than the king.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 19:51 GMT
Donors pledge over $1.5bn to help Syrians
Nations attending Kuwait donor conference have promised over $1.5bn to help Syrian refugees.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2013 11:09 GMT
Regime loyalists projected to win Jordan vote
Opposition Muslim Brotherhood boycotted the election, saying it fell short of democratic change.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2013 16:44 GMT
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