Family of slain Christian author blame government for attack: 'They kept telling us that Jordan is isolated, a place of peace. But now we see, Jordan is not isolated, and we should be active in countering [Salafist] ideology.'
The journalist was about to enter court for a trial on a caricature that was deemed blasphemous by authorities.
The Jordanian Foreign Ministry calls the killing by Israeli security forces 'barbaric and unjustified.'
Carakale is the first craft beer in Jordan. The West Bank already has three independent breweries - Taybeh, newcomer Shepherds and tiny Wise Men's Choice.
Following an ISIS attack on a nearby border post, almost all aid to an encampment home to some 70,000 people has been suspended.
Meals at celeb-chef eateries, forays by helicopter and overnights at lavish pop-up desert camps – all are signs of the country's recent emergence as a luxury travel destination.
Plan that would have built desalination and water-purification plants suffered major delays due to planning errors and funding problems; state lays blame at local authorities' doorstep.
The American intelligence's daily briefings to the presidents in the 1960s and '70s show how far the CIA was from predicting the developments in Israel — with one exception.
With the leak plugged and the substance that oozed out apparently headed downstream toward Saudi Arabia, underwater life in the Gulf of Eilat seems to have been spared any damage from the Jordanian spill.
Environmental Protection Ministry officials are following the events and its possible ramification on the gulf and particularly on the gulf's coral reef.