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  1. In the eastern Mediterranean, energy alone cannot improve security relationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... Recent developments, however, indicate that a new Eastern Mediterranean framework including Cyprus, Israel, Jordan and Egypt is forming, and while there is certainly a concrete basis for this new arena in Eastern Mediterranean energy politics, it is ...

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  2. Bruce Stevens Appointed as GNEC PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... President in 1998. He is currently a consulting engineer to the King Abdullah Design and Development Bureau in Amman Jordan and has made several trips to Jordan and the West Bank in the last four years. Stevens has been assisting GNEC with its ...

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  3. Bearing witness to a revolution in women's health and rightsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... a televised health show , into the homes of thousands of Jordanian families. She has served women and families from Jordan, Iraq, Palestine and Syria. And over the decades, she has seen the steady advancement of human rights come to some of the most ...

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  4. Finding gold in Israel's ties with the HashemitesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... the 1960s on Jordanian soil for fear of attack on the eastern front - the movement of Iraq and/or Syrian forces into Jordan to strike at Israel from Hashemite territory. These installations were apparently of the same type as those that failed to ...

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  5. C.O.I.L. classes make international connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Gannon Knight

    As part of Gannon University's commitment to globalized learning, the history and environmental science departments will be offering Collaborative Online International Learning courses this fall. Kathleen Kingston, Ph.D., and associate provost, heads the C.O.I.L. program and delegated Gannon faculty members in their respective departments for each course.

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  6. The Best Sales Management Professional Certification in Middle EastRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... transformed in the last five years. SMEI-Arabia.. Certified Sales Executive, CSEA . PRLog - Oct. 1, 2014 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Certified Sales Executive, CSEA . The Certified Sales Executive program is ideal for professionals who are employed as a ...

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  7. Pro-ISIS sympathies simmer in Jordanian cityRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... past. One hundred and fifty miles south of the capital, Amman, Ma'an has always been known as a rebellious city in Jordan. For decades it has been at the center of repeated episodes of violent riots and confrontations with the security forces. But ...

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  8. Despite enmity, Netanyahu would still meet with Abbas, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times of Israel

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stands with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem, September 15, 2010. Despite seemingly unprecedented diplomatic tensions, a one-on-one meeting between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas to salvage the fledgling peace process is not out of the question, Israeli officials said Tuesday.

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  9. Israel removes buried explosive spy gear in JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times of Israel

    ... marked the end of an 18-month hunt to track down and safely remove unmanned Israeli spying devices planted in Jordan around 1969. Jordanian army investigators concluded that the explosion was caused by a charge attached to a buried, defunct, Israeli ...

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  10. Royal Jordanian yearly revenue hit by Middle East unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Air Transport World

    Royal Jordanian Airlines posted an annual revenue of JD744 million in 2013, down 7.2% from JD802 million in 2012 due to continued instability in the Middle East . Extensive efforts to reduce costs saw expenses dip to JD713 million, compared to JD722 million the previous year.

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  11. Battle against Islamic State creates new alliancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    AMMAN, Jordan - On a recent evening, two of Jordan's top pro-al-Qaida ideologues held court on the rooftop of a villa decorated with strings of lights.

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  12. Sami's art Haven 'Jasmine House' materializes the agonies of GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Al Bawaba

    ... the heartwarming event, which was attended by a large crowd of locals and expats, including the Italian Ambassador, Jordan's Duke Mamdouh Bisharat , who is involved in and dedicated to supporting all forms of art, and Jordanian soprano and jewellery ...

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  13. Supreme Court blocks Ohio early voting; pro-democracy protests continue in Hong Kong; U.S. warplanes attack ISIS targets: U.S. and World News Links Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Cleveland.com

    In this Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 photo, radical al-Qaida-linked preacher Abu Qatada, center, listens to the renowned jihadi ideologue, Abu Mohammed al-Maqdisi, second left, on the day Abu Qatada was released from Jordanian prison after an acquittal on security charges, in Amman, Jordan.

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  14. Battle against ISIS creates new alliancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Daily Star

    AMMAN: On a recent evening, two of Jordan's top pro-Al-Qaeda ideologues held court on the rooftop of a villa decorated with strings of lights. Sporting shaggy beards and robes, the Muslim preachers whispered to each other and rose occasionally from plastic chairs to greet supporters.

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  15. Beecell Marks 10 Years of Success In Mobile VAS BusinessRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | PR Log

    Beecell, the mobile value added services and solutions provider, celebrates 10 years of business, with its services expanding to cover 18 countries, in a gala dinner held at Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel. PRLog - Sep. 29, 2014 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Beecell, the mobile value added services and solutions provider, celebrates 10 years of business, with its services expanding to cover 18 countries, in a gala dinner held at Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel.

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    Monday Sep 29 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... of a one-week medical mission visiting some of the communities and camps that shelter over 600,000 Syrian refugees in Jordan alone. Another two and a half million Syrians have fled to other countries in the area. These desperate and shell-shocked ...

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  17. Moving Forward, Looking Back: A Connecticut Yankee in King Abdullah's CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... of a one-week medical mission visiting some of the communities and camps that shelter over 600,000 Syrian refugees in Jordan alone. Another two and a half million Syrians have fled to other countries in the area. These desperate and shell-shocked ...

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  18. SyriaRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | State Department

    ... Embassy of the Czech Republic or must make contact outside business hours, should contact the U.S. Embassy in Amman, Jordan: U.S. Embassy in Amman, Jordan Telephone: +(962) (6) 590-6950 (Daily 2-3:30 local time) Emergencies: +(962) (6) 590-6500 ...

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  19. Emerald Palace Kempinski Hotel Palm Jumeirah to open last quarter of 2015Read the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | AME Info

    ... where they can be assured of world class services, with the options to discover authentic cultural experiences, Jordan and Kempinski's appeal increases as a first choice destination," she explains. "We are seeing a significant growth in requests ...

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  20. Jordan safe from terrorist threats despite anti-IS role: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Al Bawaba

    Jordan recently joined the likes of France, the U.S. and UK in air striking Islamic State positions in Syria The government on Sunday described the security situation inside the Kingdom and on the borders as stable, stressing that there are no serious or direct threats on Jordan. The assurances came during a Cabinet session, during which Interior Minister Hussein Majali voiced confidence in the ability of the Jordan Armed Forces and security bodies to safeguard the country's security and stability , the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

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