Middle East

Jordan's refugee camp that houses 80,000 Syrians

For almost 80,000 Syrians that fled the war, the camp is home. Almost 60 percent of the camp's population is under-24.

Syria's war: Inside Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp

Sport

Meet Shadia Bseiso, the first Arab woman to sign with WWE

The 31-year-old Jordanian is making history and smashing regional taboos surrounding women and sports.

Meet Shadia Bseiso, the first Arab woman to sign with WWE

Jordan

Jordan-Qatar trade: Economics trump politics

Qatar is the third-largest investor in Jordan.

Jordan-Qatar trade: Economics trump politics

Palestine

Jordan voices support for closure of Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre

In rare move, church leaders in Jerusalem close off one of Christianity's holiest shrines, citing discriminatory policy.

Jordan voices support for closure of Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre

Jordan

Jordan's economic crisis threatens political stability

Anger simmers after the government hiked taxes between 50-100 percent on key food staples such as bread.

Jordan's economic crisis threatens political stability

Jordan

'To say you have a child with a disability is shameful'

Reem Alfranji, who has sons with developmental disabilities, is making the first Arabic cartoon challenging taboos.

Meet the woman challenging Arab notions of disability

Jordan

Jordan ends bread subsidy, doubling pita prices

Price of large pita bread nearly doubled in bid to ease the country's budget woes.

Jordan ends bread subsidy, doubling pita prices

Middle East

Jordan king backs two-state solution in Pence meeting

Jordanian king meets with Mike Pence in Amman, in a visit that comes after US named Jerusalem as Israeli capital.

Jordan

Israel apologises for deadly embassy shooting in Jordan

Jordan's foreign ministry says Israel has promised victims' families will be compensated after fatal incident in July.

Israel apologises for deadly embassy shooting in Amman

Jordan

Jordan police raid 'Captagon factory' in drug bust

Reported to be the first raid of its kind in the country, Jordanian police seize several tonnes of drug substances.

Jordanian police raid facility in drug bust

Reporter's Notebook

The master artist preserving Jerusalem's history

Shehab Kawasmi decided to dedicate his life work to depict the rich history of his beloved city of Jerusalem.

The master artist preserving Jerusalem's history

Opinion

How Saudi tried to bully Jordan and failed

Sabih al-Masri's detention in Riyadh was meant to send a clear political message to Jordan.

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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia releases billionaire Sabih al-Masri

The Arab Bank chairman had been detained for questioning during a business trip to Riyadh.

Saudi Arabia releases billionaire Sabih al-Masri

Saudi Arabia

Palestinian billionaire Masri detained in Saudi Arabia

Arab Bank chairman Sabih al-Masri detained for questioning during business trip to Saudi capital, family members say.

Jerusalem

Saudi king decries Trump decision's 'extreme bias'

Salman reiterates Kingdom's commitment to Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as capital in address to Shura Council.

Saudi King Salman decries Trump's Jerusalem decision