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"Nisreen El-Shamayleh is Al Jazeera's Jordan-based correspondent. She has been reporting in the Middle East region for six years. Before joining Al Jazeera in December 2008, Nisreenworked for Jordanian and Saudi Arabian satellite channels, reporting in both Arabic and English. Nisreen also covers stories outside Jordan and has been on numerous assignments in Israel and the Palestinian territories. Nisreen holds a bachelor's degree in Communication Arts and Sciences from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana, and has worked as a freelance news producer in Washington, DC before moving back to her hometown Amman in 2005."
Assad is uneasy and feels insecure about the most strategically important Syrian border: the one it shares with Jordan.
19 Apr 2013 14:28 GMT | Middle East
Building on the group's growing regional clout and reforms in Jordan, the Brothers have expanded their media presence.
07 Apr 2013 10:20 GMT | Egypt, Jordan, Syria, Tunisia
School in Turkey funded by charities faces challenges to foster "upcoming generations who will rule over Syria".
23 Mar 2013 16:03 GMT | Middle East
Encouraged by uprisings in neighbouring countries, Jordanians have taken to the streets to demand political reforms.
Nisreen El-Shamayleh | 22 Jan 2013 12:33 GMT | Middle East
Despite protests, including ones calling for his downfall, King Abdullah says to press forth with polls
Nisreen El-Shamayleh | 22 Dec 2012 15:48 GMT | Middle East
Former Syrian PM tells Russian FM that no negotiations can take place so long as Assad remains in power.
Nisreen El-Shamayleh | 13 Nov 2012 16:19 GMT | Middle East
Mohammed al-Dahabi, who was once one of the country's most feared officials, has been sentenced to 13 years in prison.
Jordan sees safety and security as its primary concerns in the event that the Syrian regime falls.
Nisreen El-Shamayleh | 24 Jul 2012 09:26 GMT | Politics, Jordan, Syria
Growing fears of attempts by Assad’s loyalists to enter country and carry on conflict with the opposition.
Nisreen El-Shamayleh | 04 Jul 2012 15:13 GMT | Middle East
UNHCR says Jordan now has more registered Syria refugees than Turkey as uprising against Assad shows no sign of ending.
Nisreen El-Shamayleh | 07 Jun 2012 14:10 GMT | Politics, Middle East, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
Imams demonstrate outside royal palace to call for end to security services' interference in Islamic affairs.
Nisreen El-Shamayleh | 05 Jun 2012 12:10 GMT | Middle East, Jordan
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