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Shoukry participates in Amman ministerial meeting on Palestinian cause

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 09:39 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry participated on Thursday in the ministerial meeting held in Amman to review the latest developments in the Palestinian cause.

President Sisi heads for Amman to participate in 3rd tripartite summit among Egypt, Jordan, Iraq

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 09:23 GMT

Presidential spokesman Bassam Radi said that the Amman summit aims to build on what has been achieved during the two previous summits in Cairo and New York.

Arab Parliamentary Union: Whole world condemns Israeli plans aiming at controlling all of Palestine

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 - 08:28 GMT

President of the Arab Parliamentary Union Atef Al-Tarawneh said on Friday that the whole world knows and condemns the Israeli plans aiming at controlling all of the Palestinian territories.

Egypt’s FM follows up on death of 3 Egyptians in Jordan

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 09:43 GMT

In a Tuesday statement, Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that the embassy contacted the local authorities in Irbid.

Houthis destroyed Yemen’s economic, development achievements

Wed, 10 Apr 2019 - 01:48 GMT

Minister of Industry and Trade Mohammed Al-Maytami said economic and developmental achievements have been destroyed by the ongoing Houthi war.

Sisi, King Abdullah II talk counterterrorism efforts amid MESA calls

Sun, 13 Jan 2019 - 04:28 GMT

President Sisi and King Abdullah II agreed “to face the unprecedented challenges that threaten the security and stability of the Arab nation."

Sisi in Amman to talk Palestinian-Israeli cause

Sun, 13 Jan 2019 - 09:40 GMT

Sisi’s visit comes three days after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to Egypt, during which they tackled the Palestinian cause.

Amman not briefed on ‘deal of the century’: Jordanian amb. to Egypt

Sat, 07 Jul 2018 - 07:22 GMT

“If the deal of the century does not include the establishment of Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as capital, it would be unacceptable,” Ayed told Egypt Today.

Amman hosts the 24th edition of the Franco-Arab Film Festival

Sat, 30 Jun 2018 - 01:21 GMT

Amman hosts the 24th edition of the Franco-Arab Film Festival.

Jordan king calls for review of bill that sparked protests

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 12:50 GMT

Jordan's King Abdullah II called Tuesday for a review of a controversial draft tax law that has sparked a wave of anti-austerity protests.

Jordanian PM rejects demands to scrap tax law after protests

Sat, 02 Jun 2018 - 11:30 GMT

Jordan's PM refused to scrap an IMF-backed tax reform bill on Saturday that has sparked the largest protests in over five years against steep price hikes.

Russia, USA and Jordan to meet in southern Syria amid tensions

Tue, 29 May 2018 - 10:44 GMT

Russia, the United States and Jordan have agreed to hold a meeting in Syria's southern de-escalation zone.

Sharmoofers to perform Ramadan concert in Jordan June 1

Mon, 21 May 2018 - 02:57 GMT

The popular Egyptian band Sharmoofers will perform its first Ramadan concert in Jordan on June 1.

Cairokee to perform their first Ramadan concert in Amman

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 02:49 GMT

Famed Egyptian band Cairokee will perform a massive concert in the Jordanian capital, Amman, on Thursday, May 24.

Egypt's ambassador in Amman meets Jordanian labor minister

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 - 07:53 GMT

Egypt's Ambassador in Amman Tarek Adel met Thursday with Jordanian Labor Minister Ali al Ghazawi to discuss issues related to Egyptian workers in Jordan.

Corpse of Egyptian national killed in Jordan arrives home

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 - 09:13 GMT

The body of Egyptian national Ali el-Sayed el-Morsi, who was killed in Jordan on Wednesday, arrived at Cairo International Airport on Friday.

Trump tells Jordan's King he intends to move US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 05:26 GMT

Trump phoned Jordan's King Abdullah on Tuesday to tell him he intends to proceed with a decision to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

Jordan, UK discuss boosting military cooperation

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 04:40 GMT

Freihat discussed with senior adviser to the British Chief of Staff for the Middle East Thomas Pickett cooperation and coordination between both countries

Jordan begins diplomatic offensive ahead of Trump move on Jerusalem

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 - 08:02 GMT

Jordan has begun consultations on convening an emergency meeting of the Arab League and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation.

Amman Opera Festival prepares for second round in 2018

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 01:21 GMT

Following its success this year, the Amman Opera Festival in Jordan is currently undergoing preparations for its next round.

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