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  1. Kerry said trying to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... not turn into another Gaza. Last week, unconfirmed media reports said that Netanyahu and Abbas met secretly in Amman, Jordan, ahead of agreed ceasefire to halt the fighting between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Peace negotiations between ...

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  2. Jordan contacts NATO out of fear of IS expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... south of Kirkuk on August 31, 2014. [AFP] The British ambassador in Amman said that his country and NATO would help Jordan deal with any threat from the Islamic State, a Saudi newspaper reported on Sunday. Jordan handed NATO secret security reports ...

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  3. A.M. Best Special Report: Jordan Market Remains Profitable Despite Regulatory, Economic HurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Jordan's insurance market continues to grow amid challenges from unprofitable mandatory motor business, declining capital adequacy and regulatory uncertainty, along with regional unrest on its borders, according to a new Best's Special Report .

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  4. Jordan's LGBT Community Fears Greater IntoleranceRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

    - As the region is rocked by violence against a backdrop of the rise of radical groups, Jordan's lesbian gay bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community fears that new instability in the Hashemite kingdom could lead to increased intolerance towards the ...

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  5. From Afghanistan to Ala., military dogs get retirement fit for a heroRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... moving dogs, any delay is potentially a huge problem." After meeting in New York City, Carter and Mullen flew to Jordan, where, after a several-hour layover, they headed to Afghanistan in an otherwise empty Boeing 747. The return trip would be much ...

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  6. Westboro Baptist Won't Let Adam Hills Challenge Go; Demand Tickets to IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WebProNews

    ... stingy with his money. We have, in fact, already gone to picket in Iraq. The last time we went, we flew into Amman, Jordan and drove the rest of the way." If Hills is not willing to cough up the tickets, Westboro challenged that he should pay ...

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  7. 50 Days Of War In Gaza May Cost Israel DearlyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    A child gestures during a rally by supporters of the Jordanian Muslim Brotherhood in Amman, celebrating what Hamas say is its victory in Gaza, August 29, 2014.

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  8. Exclusive Interview: Cherien Dabis discusses the making of 'May in the Summer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... in it as May Brennan, a sophisticated New Yorker and an acclaimed author who travels to her childhood home in Amman, Jordan to prepare for her wedding. But shortly after reuniting with her sisters and her divorced parents, May begins to question ...

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  9. 15 facts about birthday girl Queen RaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hellomagazine.com

    Queen Rania of Jordan celebrates her 44th birthday on Sunday 31 August. The Jordanian royal is expected to mark the occasion surrounded by her family and close friends.

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  10. Jon Stewart: I am not anti-IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    ... Guard members in Iran are not widely known for their senses of humor). Stewart filmed the movie in Amman, Jordan, which proved challenging due to lack of an established film industry in the area. Israel, despite its well-established film ...

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  11. Conflicts Engulf Christians in MideastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Big News Network.com

    ... Christians." The Reverend Refaat Bader, president of the Center for Catholic Studies and Information, in Amman, Jordan, said Christians are facing discrimination throughout the Middle East. "All Christians of the Middle East suffer from a wide range ... 1 comment

  12. Jon Stewart: 'I'm not anti-Israel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times of Israel

    ... Guard members in Iran are not widely known for their senses of humor). Stewart filmed the movie in Amman, Jordan, which proved challenging due to the lack of an established film industry in the area. Israel, despite its well-established film ...

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  13. Syrian Artists Denied Visas, And A Voice In The U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WGBH

    ... move on to Columbia University. It's called Syria: The Trojan Women , and it has already been presented in Amman, Jordan, with a cast of 12 Syrian women who work in their own real-life stories of loss, death and exile. But the play's scheduled U.S. ...

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  14. QAIA resumes positive passenger and aircraft traffic growth during July 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AME Info

    ... na," stated AIG CEO Kjeld Binger. Contact: Tel: +962 6 585 4002/6 Fax: +962 6 585 3001 P.O. Box: 930391, Amman 11193, Jordan Email: [email protected]

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  15. Islamic State's appeal presents Jordan with new testRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Reuters

    ... for Islamic State among Jordanian Islamist fundamentalists inspired by its recent advances in countries that border Jordan to the east and north. With that support come new risks for a U.S. ally mostly unscathed by the Middle Eastern turmoil of ...

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  16. Conflicts Engulf Christians in the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Voice of America

    An Iraqi Christian man from Mosul, who fled with his family from violence in their country, reads a book at the Latin Patriarchate Church in Amman, Jordan, Aug. 21, 2014.

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  17. Jon Stewart on filming in - and talking about - the Middle EastRead the original story

    Friday | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... Guard members in Iran are not widely known for their senses of humor). Stewart filmed the movie in Amman, Jordan, which proved challenging due to lack of an established film industry in the area. Israel, despite its well-established film ...

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  18. Defiant Gaza militants vow to rearm amid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Bangkok Post

    ... "new victory for the resistance". Its statement on Friday came as more than 10,000 people staged a rally organised by Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood in eastern Amman to celebrate "Gaza's victory".

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  19. PM: Post-war reality could lead to new diplomatic initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Times of Israel

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at a press conference at his office in Jerusalem on August 27, 2014.

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  20. Islamic State's Popular Appeal Presents Challenge for JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Voice of America

    ... for Islamic State among Jordanian Islamist fundamentalists inspired by its recent advances in countries that border Jordan to the east and north. With that support come new risks for a U.S. ally mostly unscathed by the Middle Eastern turmoil of ...

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