Middle East

Netflix's first Arabic original series sparks uproar in Jordan

Jordan's top prosecutor demands cybercrimes department to halt broadcast of the Jinn show because of 'immoral scenes'.

Netflix's first Arabic original series sparks uproar in Jordan

Palestine

Jordan king backs Palestine-Israel two-state solution

King Abdullah tells Trump adviser Jared Kushner that Middle East peace is only possible with a Palestinian state.

Jordan's King Abdullah: Palestinian state only way to peace

Opinion

Kushner's squeeze play on Jordan's King Abdullah

Trump's son-in-law will likely use Jordan's economic and water crises to force the king to accept the 'ultimate deal'.

Bill Law

by Bill Law

Bill Law

Opinion

The scramble for Jerusalem

Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Turkey and Morocco are all vying for authority over Islam's third holiest place.

Adnan Abu Amer

by Adnan Abu Amer

Adnan Abu Amer

Jordan

ICC reverses decision to refer Jordan to UNSC over al-Bashir

The panel found Jordan should have arrested al-Bashir in 2017, but its failure to do so was not grounds for referral.

ICC reverses decision to refer Jordan to UNSC over al-Bashir

Middle East

New generation of Syrian refugees displaced in Jordan's camp city

Zaatari camp in Jordan near the Syrian border is home to almost 80,000 refugees - 40 percent of them aged under 11.

Oman

Oman calls on Arabs to ease Israel's 'fears for its future'

Jordan's foreign minister dismissed Oman's remarks at World Economic Forum saying 'issue is that there's an occupation'.

Oman calls on Arabs to ease Israel's 'fears for its future'

Special series

Al Jazeera's Water Docs

From Kenyan water women, to Iran's drought crisis and a polluted paradise: our picks for World Water Day, and every day.

World Water Day: Must-Watch Documentaries

Middle East

Amman shoppers turn out in force to support flood-hit merchants

Residents in Jordan's capital hit the stores to back owners who suffered major losses after heavy rains led to floods.

Amman shoppers turn out in force to support flood-hit merchants

Jordan

Jordan MPs demand expulsion of Israeli envoy over Al-Aqsa dispute

They also called for the return of Jordanian ambassador to Tel Aviv following latest Israeli measures at Al-Aqsa.

Jordan MPs demand expulsion of Israeli envoy over Al-Aqsa dispute

Middle East

Six Arab foreign ministers meet in Jordan 'to align policy'

Egypt, Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain send ministers to Jordan seeking agreement on regional crises.

Six Arab foreign ministers meet in Jordan 'to align policy'

Middle East

New Israeli airport to open near Jordanian border

Jordan's state-run media said the new Israeli airport near its border violates the kingdom's sovereignty.

New Israeli airport to open near Jordanian border

United States

Pompeo: US to boost efforts to counter Iran's 'malign influence'

Top diplomat says US will redouble diplomatic and commercial efforts against Iran as he kicks off Middle East tour.

Pompeo: US to boost efforts to counter Iran's 'malign influence'

Middle East

Jordan trade unions to use Israeli flag as 'doormats'

The unions, with over 180,000 members, are one of the biggest opponents of Jordan's normal relations with Israel.

Jordan trade unions to use Israeli flag as 'doormats'

Jordan

Israel protests against Jordan minister stepping on Israeli flag

Minister Jumana Ghuneimat was pictured last week stepping on Israeli flag when entering trade union complex in Amman.

Israel protests against Jordan minister stepping on Israeli flag