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By Editorial - Dec 14,2017
In a recent surprise visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin to Russia's Hmeymim airbase in Syria, the Russian leader declared total victory over Daesh and other opposition militants in Syria and announced the start of the withdrawal of Russian forces in the country. It is
By Editorial - Dec 13,2017
It is no coincedence that His Majesty King Abdullah paid a visit to Riyadh for talks with King Salman Bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman on the eve of the extraordinary summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Istanbul on Wednesday. The
By Editorial - Dec 12,2017
The leaders of the group that won this year’s Nobel Peace Prize have urged nuclear powers  to adopt the UN  ban-the-bomb treaty and are  still hoping against great odds  that existing nuclear nations and countries will sign the UN treaty banning nuclear weapon
By Editorial - Dec 11,2017
Jordan joined other countries in congratulating Iraq for its declared military victory   over Daesh and for having liberated all remaining swath of Iraqi territories from the terrorist group. Minister of State for Media Affairs and Government Sp
By Editorial - Dec 10,2017
The Arab League Council’s emergency meeting in Cairo at the level of foreign ministers concluded its deliberations on Jerusalem late Saturday evening with the adoption of a 16-point Final Communique. The Arab foreign ministers’ meeting was convened upon the request of J
By Editorial - Dec 09,2017
The UN Security Council (UNSC) met Friday upon the request of eight members of the 15-member council to discuss the legality and far-reaching implications of the decision of President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and to announce his intention to re
By Editorial - Dec 07,2017
His Majesty King Abdullah's visit to Ankara for talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was timely as their discussions occurred when President Donald Trump made his infamous speech recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and deciding to relocate his countr
By Editorial - Dec 07,2017
Jordan was quick in expressing rejection of US President Donald Trump’s decision on Wednesday to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, describing this move as a violation of international law.The Kingdom was working round-the-clock over the past days in a bid to use its g
By Editorial - Dec 06,2017
The announcement on Tuesday by US President Donald Trump that he intends to move his country’s embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem runs contrary to international legitimacy resolutions, and is a show of support for an occupying power.By taking this decision, Trump is breaking with
By Editorial - Dec 04,2017
Jordan, together with the rest of the international community, marked the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3.



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