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  1. Jordanians protest Israel's Jewish state draft lawRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood in Jordan shout slogans during a demonstration in the capital Amman on November 28, 2014, against Israeli "violations" regarding the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in east Jerusalem. AFP PHOTO / KHALIL MAZRAAWI AMMAN: Hundreds of Jordanians joined a rally Friday organized by the Muslim Brotherhood to denounce Israeli plans to enshrine in law the country's status as the national Jewish homeland.

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  2. Middle East, 10:29 PMJordanians Protest Against 'Dangerous' Jewish State LawRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... the Brotherhood's Islamic Action Front party, told the protesters. The protest comes amid tensions between Israel and Jordan in recent weeks, mostly around the Temple Mount, over which the Jordanian Waqf has control which it uses to restrict Jewish ...

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  3. Jordanians Protest Against 'Dangerous' Jewish State LawRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Hundreds of Jordanians on Friday joined a rally organized by the Muslim Brotherhood to denounce Israeli plans to enshrine in law the country's status as the national Jewish homeland. An estimated 1,500 protesters set off from the Husseini mosque in downtown Amman holding up signs saying "Al-Aqsa is in danger", according to AFP .

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  4. Jordanians protest Israel 'Jewish state' lawRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... draft law," Hamzeh Mansur, the former head of the Brotherhood's Islamic Action Front party, told the protesters. Jordan has custodianship over the Temple Mount - which is home to the al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock, the third holiest site in ...

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  5. Chief IDF Rabbi: Muslims pray with face to Mecca, back to JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    ... outcry in the Muslim world. Two weeks ago, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, US Secretary of State John Kerry and Jordan's King Abdullah II - who is the joint custodian of the holy site - met in Amman, Jordan and reiterated the three nation's ...

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  6. Rationalization will not target low-income citizens: ministerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Arab Times

    KUWAIT CITY, Nov 27, : Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah Al- Mubarak Al-Sabah affirmed Wednesday that the rationalization program for some of the budget's sections does not target include low-income citizens. Sheikh Mohammad made the comments to reporters while attending a ceremony held at the Lebanese Embassy on the occasion of the Republic's 71st Independence Day.

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  7. 2015 IMMAF World Championships of Amateur MMA set for UFC's International Fight WeekRead the original story

    Yesterday | MMAFighting.com

    ... Canada, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Lebanon, Lithuania, Mauritius, Malaysia, Nepal, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, The ...

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  8. Having received, a Chicago church gives backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... to better opportunities - and it did. Aware that her grand-daughter, Deitra Galloway, was saddled with college loans, Jordan knew what she'd do with part of her church money: She gave Galloway $300, figuring it might cover a month's payment. She was ...

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  9. Diving Jordan - which dive centre?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SCUBA News...

    Jordan has a coastline of just 26 km at its southernmost tip, on the Red Sea. Although it borders Syria and Iraq in the North, the diving areas are a long way from there.

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  10. Maserati Showroom Launch In JordanRead the original story

    Thursday | PR Log

    Gargour Automotive Trading Ltd., the official importer of Maserati automobiles in Jordan, has announced the opening of its new and exclusive Amman showroom and commencement of operations in the country. PRLog - Nov. 27, 2014 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Gargour Automotive Trading Ltd., the official importer of Maserati automobiles in Jordan, has announced the opening of its new and exclusive Amman showroom and commencement of operations in the country.

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  11. Rejoice! Independence Day 2 is officially happeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ain't It Cool News

    ... other, original cast members will be returning as casting has not begun. ( There was a previous rumor that Michael B. Jordan met with the filmmakers to discuss the lead role, which is rumored to be Will Smith's character's son. Again though, none of ...

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  12. Attorney Vows Bank Won't Escape Terror CostsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Courthouse News Service

    Arab Bank can't avoid liability for the deaths of thousands of Americans killed by Hamas-sponsored terrorists in Israel in the early 2000s, attorneys said in federal court. The Amman, Jordan-based bank had sought a new trial after a jury found it liable in October for the deaths of American terror victims killed in 24 different attacks in Israel between 2000 and 2004 during the Second Intifada.

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  13. AP Interview: Jordan prince calls for toleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Prince Feisal al-Hussein, a brother of Jordan's King Abdullah II, speaks in an interview with The Associated Press in Amman, Jordan, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. Moderate Muslims must take a stand against religious extremists who violate the core values of Islam, Feisal said Wednesday.

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  14. Statement by the Press Secretary on the Visit of King Abdullah II of JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The White House

    President Obama will host His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan at the White House on Friday, December 5 to consult on regional issues, including efforts to counter ISIL and find a political solution in Syria, provide humanitarian assistance to refugees from the conflicts in Iraq and Syria, and take steps to calm tensions in Jerusalem. The President looks forward to discussing with King Abdullah opportunities to strengthen the U.S.-Jordan strategic partnership and advance our political, economic, and security cooperation.

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  15. Obama to sit down with Jordan's kingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Hill

    The two leaders are expected to discuss the plan to defeat the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, which has captured a large piece of territory in two countries that share a border with Jordan. The White House also says they'll talk about ways to "calm tensions in Jerusalem," where ongoing unrest has boiled over into violence between Israelis and Palestinians.

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  16. Extremist ideology: Jail, jihad and exploding kittensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | The Economist

    ... 2002, following al-Qaeda's attacks on America in September 2001. After a prolonged legal battle, he was deported to Jordan in 2013 and, to Britain's embarrassment, was acquitted of terrorism in September. Mr Maqdisi, for his part, spent a total of ...

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  17. Jordanian parliament observes moment of silence for terrorists of synagogue attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Jerusalem Post

    ... up for a minute of silence. This comes right after a meeting last week between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Jordan's King Abdullah and US Secretary of State John Kerry in Amman to try to calm tensions. Earlier this month, Jordanian Prime ...

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  18. Slaughter in the synagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... dominance.) Fast-forward through centuries of wars and conquests: From 1949 to 1967, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan ruled East Jerusalem . Jews were denied access even to the Western Wall and the ancient Jewish cemetery on the Mount of Olives. The ...

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  19. I hope my legacy will be aRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2010 | BlogHer

    ... are compiled in Virtues, A Book of Inner and Outer World) and launched at the iEARN Regional Conference in Amman-Jordan in the summer of 2004. After I die, hopefully many years from now, I pray that everyone will have great things to say about me ...

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  20. Uni Cap to build cap molding plant in JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Plastics News

    The Persian Gulf's largest molder of caps and closures is investing $10 million in a new factory near Amman, Jordan, as part of an effort to boost its capacity 50 percent and tap local growth Don't worry, it's painless. A click of the mouse, a few key taps, and you'll continue to enjoy free access to our website, plus other exclusive benefits, by joining the Plastics News Digital Community .

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