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Thats what I cant Youre their star Jordan said NeutralWASHINGTON A U.S. diplomat testifying in a congressional impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump rejected Republicans efforts to label him a star for Democrats adding that he was not pushing for a particular outcome http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-star-witness/whos-a-star-witness-diplomat-republican-spar-at-trump-impeachment-hearing-idUSKBN1XN2IP2019-11-14
The important thing is that they not let someone like Jordan get under their skin and cause them to say something that could be interpreted as he said NegativeWASHINGTON As televised hearings on whether to impeach U.S. President Donald Trump begin this week witnesses are preparing for a grilling by lawmakers keen to score political points in front of ranks of TV cameras watched by a public tuning in that may not know the whole story http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-witnesses/advice-for-impeachment-witnesses-dont-let-lawmakers-get-under-your-skin-idUSKBN1XM2TH2019-11-13
Republicans said on Friday Representative Jim Jordan one of Trumps most aggressive and tenacious defenders would move to the intelligence committee for the public hearings phase of the inquiry NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Democrats launch the public phase of their impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump this week with open televised hearings set for Wednesday and Friday in the House of Representatives http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-hearings-explai/explainer-what-to-expect-from-the-televised-trump-impeachment-hearings-this-week-idUSKBN1XM1FN2019-11-13
UNITED NATIONS Jordan the United Arab Emirates and Turkey have repeatedly violated an arms embargo on Libya and it is highly that a foreign attack aircraft is responsible for a deadly strike on a migrant detention center according to U.N. experts monitoring the implementation of sanctions on Libya NegativeUNITED NATIONS Jordan the United Arab Emirates and Turkey have repeatedly violated an arms embargo on Libya and it is highly that a foreign attack aircraft is responsible for a deadly strike on a migrant detention center according to U.N. experts monitoring the implementation of sanctions on Libya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-un/jordan-uae-turkey-sudan-accused-of-violating-sanctions-on-libya-u-n-report-idUSKBN1XL2E62019-11-12
NAHARAYIM It has been a bitter harvest for some Israeli farmers on the border with Jordan NegativeNAHARAYIM It has been a bitter harvest for some Israeli farmers on the border with Jordan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan-land/israeli-farmers-lament-the-end-of-jordan-land-deal-idUSKBN1XK0B12019-11-11
But in 2018 Jordan said it did not want to continue the arrangement in what was widely seen as a sign of increasingly strained diplomatic relations NegativeNAHARAYIM It has been a bitter harvest for some Israeli farmers on the border with Jordan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan-land/israeli-farmers-lament-the-end-of-jordan-land-deal-idUSKBN1XK0B12019-11-11
In the 1994 peace treaty Jordanian sovereignty over the area was confirmed while Israelis retained private land ownership and special provisions that allow free travel PositiveNAHARAYIM It has been a bitter harvest for some Israeli farmers on the border with Jordan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan-land/israeli-farmers-lament-the-end-of-jordan-land-deal-idUSKBN1XK0B12019-11-11
Jordan will continue to respect the ownership rights of Israelis with property in Naharayim according to Israeli and Jordanian officials PositiveNAHARAYIM It has been a bitter harvest for some Israeli farmers on the border with Jordan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan-land/israeli-farmers-lament-the-end-of-jordan-land-deal-idUSKBN1XK0B12019-11-11
Amman was recently rattled by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahus promise during campaigning for a September election to annex the Jordan Valley NegativeNAHARAYIM It has been a bitter harvest for some Israeli farmers on the border with Jordan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan-land/israeli-farmers-lament-the-end-of-jordan-land-deal-idUSKBN1XK0B12019-11-11
Ariel said the Israeli government should have tried earlier to convince Jordan to extend the deal NeutralNAHARAYIM It has been a bitter harvest for some Israeli farmers on the border with Jordan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan-land/israeli-farmers-lament-the-end-of-jordan-land-deal-idUSKBN1XK0B12019-11-11
WASHINGTON Republicans said on Friday they are moving U.S. Representative Jim Jordan one of President Donald Trumps most tenacious defenders onto the congressional committee that will hold public hearings next week on Trumps possible impeachment NegativeWASHINGTON Republicans said on Friday they are moving U.S. Representative Jim Jordan one of President Donald Trumps most tenacious defenders onto the congressional committee that will hold public hearings next week on Trumps possible impeachment http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-jordan/republicans-tap-close-trump-ally-to-serve-on-impeachment-panel-idUSKBN1XI27U2019-11-09
In recent weeks Jordan has been a nearconstant attendee at closeddoor depositions of witnesses talking frequently to reporters afterward and defending the president on television PositiveWASHINGTON Republicans said on Friday they are moving U.S. Representative Jim Jordan one of President Donald Trumps most tenacious defenders onto the congressional committee that will hold public hearings next week on Trumps possible impeachment http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-jordan/republicans-tap-close-trump-ally-to-serve-on-impeachment-panel-idUSKBN1XI27U2019-11-09
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy announced that Representative Jim Jordan an aggressive Trump defender had been assigned to the House Intelligence Committee NegativeWASHINGTON An official on the White Houses National Security Council said he heard the U.S. ambassador to the European Union explicitly press Ukrainian officials to investigate Joe Biden and his son according to a transcript released on Friday by Democrats leading the impeachment probe of President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment/white-house-official-says-he-heard-u-s-envoy-push-for-investigation-of-bidens-idUSKBN1XI19R2019-11-09
They said on Friday Representative Jim Jordan one of Trumps most aggressive and tenacious defenders would move to the intelligence committee for the public hearings phase of the inquiry NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Democrats launch the public phase of their impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump next week with open televised hearings set for Wednesday and Friday in the House of Representatives http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-hearings-explai/explainer-what-to-expect-from-the-televised-trump-impeachment-hearings-next-week-idUSKBN1XI22U2019-11-09
Former world number one Jordan Spieth was also omitted for the Dec NeutralMELBOURNE Tiger Woods selected himself as one of his four captains picks to play for the United States in the next months Presidents Cup against the International team and said he was confident his creaky knee could stand up to the strain http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-presidents-woods/natural-selection-woods-picks-himself-for-presidents-cup-idUSKBN1XI0242019-11-08
JERASH Jordan Three Mexican tourists and one Swiss were wounded along with four locals in Jordan on Wednesday when a man went on a stabbing rampage in Jerash a major tourist destination near ancient Roman ruins the health minister said NegativeJERASH Jordan Three Mexican tourists and one Swiss were wounded along with four locals in Jordan on Wednesday when a man went on a stabbing rampage in Jerash a major tourist destination near ancient Roman ruins the health minister said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-attack-tourists/three-mexicans-one-swiss-wounded-in-stabbing-at-jordan-tourist-spot-idUSKBN1XG1FA2019-11-07
WASHINGTON U.S. Republicans may add a leading ally of President Donald Trump to the House Intelligence Committee Representative Jim Jordan to strengthen their defenses as the impeachment investigation against the president goes public NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Republicans may add a leading ally of President Donald Trump to the House Intelligence Committee Representative Jim Jordan to strengthen their defenses as the impeachment investigation against the president goes public http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-jordan/u-s-republicans-mull-adding-trump-defender-jordan-to-impeachment-panel-idUSKBN1XG2HK2019-11-07
Jordan told reporters on Wednesday that its up to Leader whether he is added to the intelligence panel NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Republicans may add a leading ally of President Donald Trump to the House Intelligence Committee Representative Jim Jordan to strengthen their defenses as the impeachment investigation against the president goes public http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-jordan/u-s-republicans-mull-adding-trump-defender-jordan-to-impeachment-panel-idUSKBN1XG2HK2019-11-07
Jordans presence on the intelligence committee could greatly increase the drama at public hearings PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Republicans may add a leading ally of President Donald Trump to the House Intelligence Committee Representative Jim Jordan to strengthen their defenses as the impeachment investigation against the president goes public http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-jordan/u-s-republicans-mull-adding-trump-defender-jordan-to-impeachment-panel-idUSKBN1XG2HK2019-11-07
Jordan says the Democratic chairman of the intelligence panel Representative Adam Schiff should have to answer questions about his staffs early contacts with the whistleblower NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Republicans may add a leading ally of President Donald Trump to the House Intelligence Committee Representative Jim Jordan to strengthen their defenses as the impeachment investigation against the president goes public http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-jordan/u-s-republicans-mull-adding-trump-defender-jordan-to-impeachment-panel-idUSKBN1XG2HK2019-11-07
Jordan says the Democratic chairman of the intelligence panel Representative Adam Schiff should have to answer questions about his staffs early contacts with the whistleblower NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Republicans may add a leading ally of President Donald Trump to the House Intelligence Committee Representative Jim Jordan to strengthen their defenses as the impeachment investigation against the president goes public http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-impeachment-jordan/u-s-republicans-mull-adding-trump-defender-jordan-to-impeachment-panel-idUSKBN1XG2HK2019-11-07
Under an IMF austerity plan Jordan must rein in spending to cut spiraling debt that stands at around billion equivalent to around 95 percent of gross domestic product NegativeAMMAN Jordans cabinet on Monday resigned ahead of a government reshuffle expected in the next few days the state news agency said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-reshuffle/jordan-government-resigns-ahead-of-a-reshuffle-state-media-idUSKBN1XE1RP2019-11-05
Jordans economy has also been hit by regional conflict which has weighed on investor sentiment NegativeAMMAN Jordans cabinet on Monday resigned ahead of a government reshuffle expected in the next few days the state news agency said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-reshuffle/jordan-government-resigns-ahead-of-a-reshuffle-state-media-idUSKBN1XE1RP2019-11-05
VIENNA The Swiss National Bank may need to take its interest rates further into negative territory its chairman Thomas Jordan said in an interview with the weekly NZZ am Sonntag NegativeVIENNA The Swiss National Bank may need to take its interest rates further into negative territory its chairman Thomas Jordan said in an interview with the weekly NZZ am Sonntag http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-swiss-snb-jordan/snb-may-need-to-ease-monetary-policy-even-further-chairman-idUSKBN1XC0HQ2019-11-03
Our interventions are never aimed at weakening the franc at the expense of other Jordan said PositiveVIENNA The Swiss National Bank may need to take its interest rates further into negative territory its chairman Thomas Jordan said in an interview with the weekly NZZ am Sonntag http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-swiss-snb-jordan/snb-may-need-to-ease-monetary-policy-even-further-chairman-idUSKBN1XC0HQ2019-11-03
World leaders addressing the event including from Jordan Brazil Nigeria and Kenya pitched their own economies while tech firms used sessions to promote their products NeutralRIYADH Saudi Arabias crown prince showed up only briefly this week at the kingdoms flagship investment forum which largely drew leaders and firms with strategic interest in the Gulf state and wrapped up with relatively meagre deals and an anticlimactic finale http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-investment/business-forum-boosts-saudi-image-but-some-say-more-rehab-needed-idUSKBN1XA2FA2019-11-01
AMMAN Jordan recalled its ambassador to Israel for consultations in protest over Israels refusal to heed its demands to release two citizens it said were illegally detained for months without charges the kingdoms foreign minister said on Tuesday NegativeAMMAN Jordan recalled its ambassador to Israel for consultations in protest over Israels refusal to heed its demands to release two citizens it said were illegally detained for months without charges the kingdoms foreign minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-envoy/jordan-recalls-envoy-to-israel-to-protest-detention-of-two-citizens-idUSKBN1X82JI2019-10-30
The peace treaty with Israel is unpopular among the people of Jordan where proPalestinian sentiment is widespread NegativeAMMAN Jordan recalled its ambassador to Israel for consultations in protest over Israels refusal to heed its demands to release two citizens it said were illegally detained for months without charges the kingdoms foreign minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-envoy/jordan-recalls-envoy-to-israel-to-protest-detention-of-two-citizens-idUSKBN1X82JI2019-10-30
Many of Jordans 7 million citizens are of Palestinian origin NeutralAMMAN Jordan recalled its ambassador to Israel for consultations in protest over Israels refusal to heed its demands to release two citizens it said were illegally detained for months without charges the kingdoms foreign minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-envoy/jordan-recalls-envoy-to-israel-to-protest-detention-of-two-citizens-idUSKBN1X82JI2019-10-30
Its tough to determine someones credibility if you cant put them under oath and ask them Republican Representative Jim Jordan told reporters PositiveWASHINGTON Republican and Democratic lawmakers clashed on Tuesday over questions about the identity of the whistleblower whose complaint led to the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-identity/republicans-seek-whistleblowers-identity-in-u-s-impeachment-inquiry-idUSKBN1X82J62019-10-30
In one notorious incident referred to by Trump in his TV address a captured Jordanian air force pilot was burned alive in a cage NegativeWASHINGTON Fugitive Islamic State leader Abu Bakr alBaghdadi died whimpering and in a raid by U.S. special forces in northwest Syria President Donald Trump announced on Sunday fulfilling what he called his top national security goal http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-baghdadi/trump-hails-death-of-depraved-islamic-state-leader-baghdadi-in-u-s-raid-idUSKBN1X602N2019-10-28
It was unclear what would happen to the several hundred U.S. troops at the American military outpost of Tanf near Syrias southern border with Iraq and Jordan NegativeThe United States said on Sunday it will withdraw its remaining 1000 troops from northern Syria in the face of an expanding Turkish offensive while Syrias army struck a deal with Kurdish forces to redeploy along its border with Turkey both major victories for Syrian President Bashar alAssad http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-syria-security-turkey-usa/u-s-to-pull-last-troops-from-north-syria-syrian-army-to-redeploy-on-border-idUSKBN1WS0482019-10-14
Both Farah and Rupp were formerly coached by the nowbanned Salazar as was American Jordan Hasay one of the womens favorites who also did not finish NeutralKenyan Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffes 16yearold womens marathon world record but former Alberto Salazar coached athletes including Mo Farah were never a factor in the Chicago Marathon on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-chicago-kosgei/kosgei-shatters-radcliffes-world-record-cherono-wins-mens-race-idUSKBN1WS0IS2019-10-14
The news of the projects closure comes amidst preparations by Oregon Project athletes Jordan Hasay and Galen Rupp for Sundays Chicago Marathon PositiveNike Inc shut down its Nike Oregon Project training group on Thursday following the recent fouryear ban of founder and coach Alberto Salazar by the U.S. AntiDoping Agency http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-nike/nike-shuts-down-oregon-project-after-ban-of-coach-idUSKBN1WQ0GT2019-10-11
He definitely wants to Love said on the eve of the 50overand SAS Championship at Prestonwood Country Club making a comparison with retired basketball great Michael Jordan PositiveCARY North Carolina The players in the American Presidents Cup team want Tiger Woods to be a playing captain at this years event in Australia former U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-presidents/love-backs-woods-as-playing-captain-of-u-s-presidents-cup-team-idUSKBN1WP2XG2019-10-11
AMMAN Jordans government said on Sunday it has reached a pay deal with the teachers union to end a onemonth strike the countrys longest public sector strike that disrupted schooling for more than 1 NegativeAMMAN Jordans government said on Sunday it has reached a pay deal with the teachers union to end a onemonth strike the countrys longest public sector strike that disrupted schooling for more than 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-strike-teachers/jordan-reaches-deal-with-teachers-union-to-end-one-month-strike-idUSKCN1WK0KQ2019-10-06
All three of those companies are connected to Jordan Satary the son of Khalid Satary NeutralGa http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-fraud-genetics/u-s-agents-raid-genetic-testing-labs-charge-35-in-medicare-fraud-probe-idUSKBN1WC1PH2019-09-28
JIFTLIK West Bank Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to annex and they vowed never to give it up NegativeJIFTLIK West Bank Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to annex and they vowed never to give it up http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-annexation/you-will-never-break-our-will-palestinians-to-netanyahu-after-annexation-pledge-idUSKCN1VW1XA2019-09-13
Retaining the Jordan Valley would effectively leave Israel encircling any Palestinian political entity that emerges NegativeJIFTLIK West Bank Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to annex and they vowed never to give it up http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-annexation/you-will-never-break-our-will-palestinians-to-netanyahu-after-annexation-pledge-idUSKCN1VW1XA2019-09-13
Palestinians often refer to the Jordan Valley as their NeutralJIFTLIK West Bank Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to annex and they vowed never to give it up http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-annexation/you-will-never-break-our-will-palestinians-to-netanyahu-after-annexation-pledge-idUSKCN1VW1XA2019-09-13
Its impossible to have a Palestinian state without the Jordan chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat told Reuters in an interview from his office in Jericho NegativeJIFTLIK West Bank Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to annex and they vowed never to give it up http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-annexation/you-will-never-break-our-will-palestinians-to-netanyahu-after-annexation-pledge-idUSKCN1VW1XA2019-09-13
That rollout is unlikely to be affected even if Netanyahu goes ahead with the Jordan Valley annexation plan after the election a U.S. official said NegativeJIFTLIK West Bank Palestinians tilling the fertile Jordan Valley said on Wednesday they have been rooted for generations to the West Bank land that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu plans to annex and they vowed never to give it up http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-annexation/you-will-never-break-our-will-palestinians-to-netanyahu-after-annexation-pledge-idUSKCN1VW1XA2019-09-13
MOSCOW Russia condemned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahus plan to annex the Jordan Valley ahead of a meeting between the Israeli leader and President Vladimir Putin later on Thursday warning it could sharply increase regional tensions NegativeMOSCOW Russia condemned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahus plan to annex the Jordan Valley ahead of a meeting between the Israeli leader and President Vladimir Putin later on Thursday warning it could sharply increase regional tensions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-israel/russia-raps-netanyahus-jordan-valley-plan-before-putin-meeting-idUSKCN1VX0UT2019-09-13
JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced his intention on Tuesday to annex the Jordan Valley a large swathe of the occupied West Bank if he wins a closely contested election just a week away NegativeJERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced his intention on Tuesday to annex the Jordan Valley a large swathe of the occupied West Bank if he wins a closely contested election just a week away http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-israel-netanyahu/israels-netanyahu-announces-post-election-plan-to-annex-west-banks-jordan-valley-idUSKCN1VV21L2019-09-11
ZURICH Sept 6 The Swiss National Bank has ruled out issuing socalled helicopter money printing cash and handing it out to citizens to increase inflation and consumer spending Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Friday PositiveZURICH Sept 6 The Swiss National Bank has ruled out issuing socalled helicopter money printing cash and handing it out to citizens to increase inflation and consumer spending Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/swiss-national-bank-rules-out-helicopter-money-for-switzerland-idUSZ8N23J0082019-09-07
to every Swiss citizen did not make any sense and was against the countrys constitution Jordan told an event at the University of Zurich NeutralZURICH Sept 6 The Swiss National Bank has ruled out issuing socalled helicopter money printing cash and handing it out to citizens to increase inflation and consumer spending Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/swiss-national-bank-rules-out-helicopter-money-for-switzerland-idUSZ8N23J0082019-09-07
Giving away free money is really a political decision and not something that should be taken by a central Jordan said PositiveZURICH Sept 6 The Swiss National Bank has ruled out issuing socalled helicopter money printing cash and handing it out to citizens to increase inflation and consumer spending Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/swiss-national-bank-rules-out-helicopter-money-for-switzerland-idUSZ8N23J0082019-09-07
Kushner Trumps soninlaw is the main architect of a proposed billion economic development plan for the Palestinians Jordan Egypt and Lebanon that is designed to create peace in the region PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would likely wait until after Israels Sept http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-trump/trump-says-he-will-likely-release-mideast-peace-plan-after-israel-elections-idUSKCN1V80O42019-08-19
Dustin Johnson sank an eightfoot birdie putt at the last to take a onestroke lead over Jordan Spieth in the second round of the Northern Trust in New Jersey on Friday PositiveDustin Johnson sank an eightfoot birdie putt at the last to take a onestroke lead over Jordan Spieth in the second round of the Northern Trust in New Jersey on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-northerntrust-johnson/johnson-seizes-lead-over-spieth-with-final-hole-birdie-putt-idUSKCN1UZ2HB2019-08-10
LONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hosted Jordans King Abdullah for a working lunch on Wednesday to discuss ties between the two countries Johnsons office said PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hosted Jordans King Abdullah for a working lunch on Wednesday to discuss ties between the two countries Johnsons office said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-jordan/uk-pm-johnson-welcomes-economic-reforms-in-talks-with-jordans-king-abdullah-idUSKCN1UX1S52019-08-08
The leaders also acknowledged Jordans important role in maintaining regional stability and the Prime Minister thanked the King for the part Jordan continues to play in hosting Syrian she added PositiveLONDON British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hosted Jordans King Abdullah for a working lunch on Wednesday to discuss ties between the two countries Johnsons office said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-jordan/uk-pm-johnson-welcomes-economic-reforms-in-talks-with-jordans-king-abdullah-idUSKCN1UX1S52019-08-08
GREENSBORO N.C. South Koreans An Byeonghun and Im Sungjae posted their best scores on the PGA Tour to share the firstround lead at the Wyndham Championship on Thursday as Jordan Spieth displayed a wondrous putting touch to match his lowest score of the season NegativeGREENSBORO N.C. South Koreans An Byeonghun and Im Sungjae posted their best scores on the PGA Tour to share the firstround lead at the Wyndham Championship on Thursday as Jordan Spieth displayed a wondrous putting touch to match his lowest score of the season http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-wyndham/an-and-im-lead-as-spieth-entertains-in-greensboro-idUSKCN1UR5M12019-08-02
LONDON A full hearing in a case that pits the ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid alMaktoum against his wife a Jordanian princess over the welfare of their two children will be heard on Nov NeutralLONDON A full hearing in a case that pits the ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid alMaktoum against his wife a Jordanian princess over the welfare of their two children will be heard on Nov http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-dubai-court/uk-court-sets-november-hearing-for-case-of-dubai-ruler-and-princess-idUSKCN1UQ2DA2019-08-01
Residents say Washington has abandoned them and also accuse Jordan and the United Nations of not doing enough to protect them NegativeAMMAN The population of Rukban camp in a U.S.protected desert zone in southeast Syria has dwindled to a quarter of the more than 40000 who lived there five months ago due to Russian moves to block supplies Syrian aid workers diplomats and residents say http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-syria-security-camp/syrias-rukban-camp-dwindles-after-five-month-russian-siege-residents-aid-workers-idUSKCN1UM0OT2019-07-28
Who knows how its going to said Ohio Republican Jordan who engaged in a sharp exchange with Rosenstein in a dispute over access to documents about the Russia probe NegativeWASHINGTON Robert Mueller stayed mum for nearly two years in the face of repeated verbal attacks on his integrity by President Donald Trump and his conservative Republican allies in Congress http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-mueller-conservatives/ahead-of-house-hearing-republicans-sharpen-knives-for-mueller-idUSKCN1UI2O92019-07-24
The key is figuring How are you going to use your five minutes in the most effective way and were still working on Jordan told Reuters PositiveWASHINGTON Robert Mueller stayed mum for nearly two years in the face of repeated verbal attacks on his integrity by President Donald Trump and his conservative Republican allies in Congress http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-mueller-conservatives/ahead-of-house-hearing-republicans-sharpen-knives-for-mueller-idUSKCN1UI2O92019-07-24
WASHINGTON White House senior adviser Jared Kushner will lead a U.S. delegation on a tour of the Middle East to finalize details of his proposed billion economic development plan for the Palestinians Jordan Egypt and Lebanon an administration official said on Sunday PositiveWASHINGTON White House senior adviser Jared Kushner will lead a U.S. delegation on a tour of the Middle East to finalize details of his proposed billion economic development plan for the Palestinians Jordan Egypt and Lebanon an administration official said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan/white-houses-kushner-to-finalize-palestinian-economic-plan-on-middle-east-tour-official-idUSKCN1UG0MZ2019-07-22
Holmes left several other biggername Americans in the shade again although Brooks Koepka the world number one and 2017 winner Jordan Spieth are wellplaced to challenge on five under PositivePORTRUSH Northern Ireland Irelands Shane Lowry proved master of the Dunluce links for the second successive day to move into a share of the halfway lead with American J.B. Holmes at the British Open on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-open/holmes-and-lowry-share-lead-as-fleetwood-and-westwood-push-idUSKCN1UE1G42019-07-20
Other shoes in the online sale beginning on Thursday and ending on July 23 include soughtafter and limitededition sneakers produced by Adidas Air Jordan and rapper Kanye Wests Yeezy collection PositiveNEW YORK Move over Monet http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-auction-sneakers/sneakers-give-art-a-run-for-its-money-at-first-of-a-kind-sothebys-auction-idUSKCN1U62S72019-07-15
When I push the Waymo button I know exactly the product Im said Jordan Ranous 26 a Phoenix bank analyst who said he takes four Waymo round trips each week NeutralSAN FRANCISCO Waymo is rolling out amenities to entice riders to use its selfdriving taxis creating a potential route to profitability in a moneylosing industry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-selfdriving-waymo/waymo-tests-wi-fi-in-driverless-taxis-hoping-perks-can-route-it-past-rivals-idUSKCN1U31192019-07-09
SNB Chairman Thomas Jordan said the central bank would step up its efforts in scrutinizing new financial technology NeutralDetails about the hub were limited and the BIS said it was not able to provide details on investment or staffing levels http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-bis-tech-hub/worlds-central-banks-tackle-technology-with-innovation-hub-idUSKCN1TV0DM2019-07-01
Experts on statelessness have warned that babies born to Syrian refugee women in Lebanon and Jordan could end up stateless NegativeAn international conference opening in The Hague on Wednesday will assess progress on a United Nations campaign called which aims to end statelessness by 2024 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-statelessness-conference-factb/factbox-where-are-the-worlds-stateless-people-idUSKCN1TR00J2019-06-26
The Bahrain conference will be attended by Gulf Arab states as well as Jordan and Egypt PositivePalestinians burned portraits of President Donald Trump as they protested in both the Gaza Strip and the Israelioccupied West Bank on Monday against U.S.led plans for a conference on their economy in Bahrain http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-protests/palestinians-rally-against-kushners-economic-peace-plan-idUSKCN1TP1OF2019-06-25
Attitudes are shifting on certain topics the research showed with Jordanians and Moroccans more supportive of women gaining a university education than they were in 2006 PositiveThere is little agreement that women should play equal roles in public or private life http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-poll-lgbt/middle-east-survey-sees-patchy-progress-in-views-on-womens-and-lgbt-rights-idUSKCN1TP2902019-06-25
U.S.allied Gulf states including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates will take part in the Bahrain gathering along with officials from Egypt Jordan and Morocco PositiveArab politicians and commentators greeted U.S. President Donald Trumps billion Middle East economic vision with a mixture of derision and exasperation although some in the Gulf called for it to be given a chance http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-arabs/kushners-economic-plan-for-mideast-peace-faces-broad-arab-rejection-idUSKCN1TN0RW2019-06-24
After Israels creation in 1948 Jordan Syria and Lebanon absorbed the most Palestinian refugees with some estimates that they now account for around 5 million NegativeArab politicians and commentators greeted U.S. President Donald Trumps billion Middle East economic vision with a mixture of derision and exasperation although some in the Gulf called for it to be given a chance http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-arabs/kushners-economic-plan-for-mideast-peace-faces-broad-arab-rejection-idUSKCN1TN0RW2019-06-24
AMMAN Jordan said on Saturday it will send its deputy finance minister to attend the U.S.sponsored Bahrain conference on Palestinian economic development next week PositiveAMMAN Jordan said on Saturday it will send its deputy finance minister to attend the U.S.sponsored Bahrain conference on Palestinian economic development next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-jordan/deputy-finance-minister-to-lead-jordan-delegation-to-bahrain-conference-idUSKCN1TN0M22019-06-23
Trumps longpromised Deal of the peace plan has hit a political nerve in Jordan where millions of citizens of Palestinian refugee origin live alongside native Jordanians PositiveAMMAN Jordan said on Saturday it will send its deputy finance minister to attend the U.S.sponsored Bahrain conference on Palestinian economic development next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-jordan/deputy-finance-minister-to-lead-jordan-delegation-to-bahrain-conference-idUSKCN1TN0M22019-06-23
Hundreds of Jordanian Islamists marched in Amman on Friday to denounce Washingtons peace plan and called on the government to boycott the Bahrain summit NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Saturday it will send its deputy finance minister to attend the U.S.sponsored Bahrain conference on Palestinian economic development next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-israel-palestinians-plan-jordan/deputy-finance-minister-to-lead-jordan-delegation-to-bahrain-conference-idUSKCN1TN0M22019-06-23
AMMAN Hundreds of Jordanian Islamists marched in the capital on Friday to denounce Washingtons peace plan to end the ArabIsraeli conflict and demand their government boycott a conference in Bahrain next week that will examine the project NegativeAMMAN Hundreds of Jordanian Islamists marched in the capital on Friday to denounce Washingtons peace plan to end the ArabIsraeli conflict and demand their government boycott a conference in Bahrain next week that will examine the project http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-jordan-protests/hundreds-of-jordanian-islamists-protest-against-trump-peace-plan-idUSKCN1TM1QQ2019-06-22
U.S. President Donald Trumps longpromised Deal of the peace plan has hit a political nerve in Jordan where millions of citizens of Palestinian refugee origin live alongside native Jordanians PositiveAMMAN Hundreds of Jordanian Islamists marched in the capital on Friday to denounce Washingtons peace plan to end the ArabIsraeli conflict and demand their government boycott a conference in Bahrain next week that will examine the project http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-jordan-protests/hundreds-of-jordanian-islamists-protest-against-trump-peace-plan-idUSKCN1TM1QQ2019-06-22
While the kingdom has a peace deal with Israel and maintains strong security ties many Jordanians resent Israel and identify with the Palestinian aspirations for statehood NeutralAMMAN Hundreds of Jordanian Islamists marched in the capital on Friday to denounce Washingtons peace plan to end the ArabIsraeli conflict and demand their government boycott a conference in Bahrain next week that will examine the project http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-jordan-protests/hundreds-of-jordanian-islamists-protest-against-trump-peace-plan-idUSKCN1TM1QQ2019-06-22
Some businessmen and officials however privately say economically challenged Jordan could profit from any Middle East peace plan that promises billions in aid and project finance PositiveAMMAN Hundreds of Jordanian Islamists marched in the capital on Friday to denounce Washingtons peace plan to end the ArabIsraeli conflict and demand their government boycott a conference in Bahrain next week that will examine the project http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-jordan-protests/hundreds-of-jordanian-islamists-protest-against-trump-peace-plan-idUSKCN1TM1QQ2019-06-22
Indications are she will be going for a fast said Jordan who was busy lining up a competitive field for the race at Stanford University PositiveCaster Semenya will get another chance at her favorite event the 800 meters when the South African competes in the June 30 Prefontaine Classic in California her agent and meeting officials told Reuters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-diamond-prefontaine-semenya/semenya-to-chase-fast-800m-at-prefontaine-classic-idUSKCN1TJ2G82019-06-19
A White House official said on Tuesday that Egypt Jordan and Morocco planned to attend the conference PositiveJERUSALEM Israelis will attend a U.Sled conference in Bahrain next week on proposals for the Palestinian economy as part of a coming peace plan Foreign Minister Israel Katz said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-usa/israel-to-attend-u-s-led-palestinian-conference-idUSKCN1TH0IN2019-06-17
Western diplomats and intelligence sources worry about how the plan might affect Egypt and Jordan NegativeBEIRUT The U.S. blueprint to end the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians still in draft form after almost two years is seen by Palestinians and by some Arab officials and politicians as a plan to finish off the Palestinian cause http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-mideast-plan-insight/palestinians-say-u-s-deal-of-the-century-will-finish-off-their-state-idUSKCN1T124F2019-06-01
And Jordan fears a Trumpbacked Israel is returning to an old Jordan is Palestine and that is where the Palestinians of the West Bank should go they say NegativeBEIRUT The U.S. blueprint to end the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians still in draft form after almost two years is seen by Palestinians and by some Arab officials and politicians as a plan to finish off the Palestinian cause http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-mideast-plan-insight/palestinians-say-u-s-deal-of-the-century-will-finish-off-their-state-idUSKCN1T124F2019-06-01
If Toronto is to beat the Warriors it will largely depend on whether Leonard can continue what was so far been a Michael Jordanesque postseason performance NeutralTORONTO Toronto has long considered itself the center of the hockey universe but the Raptors for the moment at least are the shiniest object in citys sporting cosmos grabbing the imagination of an entire country http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-basketball-nba-tor-gsw/nba-we-the-north-says-canada-is-not-just-about-hockey-idUSKCN1T01ZM2019-05-31
AMMAN Jordans King Abdullah told U.S. President Donald Trumps adviser Jared Kushner on Wednesday that a lasting Middle East peace can come only with the creation of a Palestinian state on land captured by Israel in a 1967 war and with East Jerusalem as its capital PositiveAMMAN Jordans King Abdullah told U.S. President Donald Trumps adviser Jared Kushner on Wednesday that a lasting Middle East peace can come only with the creation of a Palestinian state on land captured by Israel in a 1967 war and with East Jerusalem as its capital http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-jordan/jordans-king-tells-trump-adviser-peace-possible-only-with-a-palestinian-state-idUSKCN1SZ1TH2019-05-30
A source familiar with the planning said it appeared Egypt Jordan and Oman as well as the G7 countries also would send representatives to the conference PositiveWASHINGTON Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner is leading a U.S. delegation to the Middle East this week seeking support for a late June workshop aimed at helping the Palestinians a White House official said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-israel-palestinians-usa/trump-envoys-kushner-greenblatt-in-middle-east-to-seek-support-for-peace-plan-idUSKCN1SY1F22019-05-29
Some of Wescos debt load is the legacy of its acquisition of chemical supply chain management company Haas Group Inc from buyout firm Jordan Company LP for million in 2014 NegativeWesco Aircraft Holdings Inc a U.S. distributor of parts to the aviation and defense industries is exploring options that include a sale of the company people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-wesco-air-hldg-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-wesco-aircraft-explores-options-that-include-sale-sources-idUSKCN1SY2122019-05-29
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran swept aside objections from Congress and cleared the sale of billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran swept aside objections from Congress and cleared the sale of billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/defying-congress-trump-sets-massive-arms-sales-to-saudis-uae-idUSKCN1SU25R2019-05-25
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-saudi-arms/defying-congress-trump-sets-massive-arms-sales-to-saudis-uae-idUSKCN1SU25R2019-05-25
WASHINGTON Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday the Trump administration had decided to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan in a move bypassing Congress because any delay could increase risk for U.S. partners at a time of instability caused by Iran NegativeWASHINGTON Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday the Trump administration had decided to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia the United Arab Emirates and Jordan in a move bypassing Congress because any delay could increase risk for U.S. partners at a time of instability caused by Iran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-saudi-arms-pompeo/u-s-arms-sales-to-saudis-uae-jordan-needed-to-deter-iran-pompeo-idUSKCN1SU2FM2019-05-25
Samesex activity is illegal in most of the Middle East save for Israel Jordan and Bahrain according to the ILGA an rights group NegativeSamesex activity is illegal in most of the Middle East save for Israel Jordan and Bahrain according to the ILGA an rights group http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-lgbt-court/tunisian-court-victory-boosts-push-to-end-gay-sex-ban-idUSKCN1SR1SD2019-05-22
It was a request from Caster Semenyas agent asking if she could run a meet director Tom Jordan told Reuters PositiveCaster Semenya will compete in the 3000 meters at the Diamond Leagues Prefontaine Classic in Stanford California on June 30 a distance she can race without reducing her testosterone levels http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-semenya/semenya-to-contest-3000-meters-at-prefontaine-classic-idUSKCN1SQ2BI2019-05-21
Diop added that she was moved when seeing films with black stars including those of Get director Jordan Peele NeutralCANNES France Mati Diop the first woman of African descent to compete for the top prize at Cannes with a haunting film about migrants said on Friday the label made her but showed how much work there was to do for equality in the movie industry http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-filmfestival-cannes-atlantics/cannes-contender-diop-wanted-to-see-more-black-actors-on-screen-idUSKCN1SN2HG2019-05-18
During a brief hearing on Monday Magistrate Judge Pamela Meade Sargent ordered Jordan to be detained and to undergo a psychiatric evaluation according to a court document NegativeA Massachusetts man was charged on Monday with murder and assault in a machete attack that killed a hiker and severely wounded another along the Appalachian Trail in Virginia according to papers filed in federal court http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-virginia-trail-crime/man-charged-with-murder-in-machete-attack-on-appalachian-trail-in-virginia-idUSKCN1SJ1H72019-05-14
Jordan was due to make his first court appearance on Monday in U.S. District Court in Abingdon Virginia about 240 miles southwest of Charlottesville Virginia NegativeA man accused of attacking hikers with a machete on the Appalachian Trail in Virginia killing one person and severely injuring another has been arrested on murder and assault charges federal and state authorities said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-virginia-trail-crime/man-arrested-in-deadly-attacks-on-appalachian-trail-hikers-in-virginia-idUSKCN1SJ03A2019-05-13
AMMAN The Prime Minister of U.S. ally Jordan reshuffled his cabinet on Thursday the latest in a series of institutional shakeups in recent weeks that officials describe as an effort to meet the kingdoms mounting challenges PositiveAMMAN The Prime Minister of U.S. ally Jordan reshuffled his cabinet on Thursday the latest in a series of institutional shakeups in recent weeks that officials describe as an effort to meet the kingdoms mounting challenges http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government/jordan-revamps-cabinet-in-latest-overhaul-of-top-institutions-idUSKCN1SF29K2019-05-10
THE HAGUE The International Criminal Court will not refer Jordan to the U.N. Security Council for its failure to arrest Sudanese war crimes suspect Omar alBashir when he visited Amman in 2017 judges said on Monday reversing an earlier decision PositiveTHE HAGUE The International Criminal Court will not refer Jordan to the U.N. Security Council for its failure to arrest Sudanese war crimes suspect Omar alBashir when he visited Amman in 2017 judges said on Monday reversing an earlier decision http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-icc-jordan/icc-will-no-longer-refer-jordan-to-u-n-for-failure-to-arrest-sudans-bashir-idUSKCN1SC0LT2019-05-07
finds merit in Jordans arguments and considers that the PreTrial Chamber abused its the judge said NeutralTHE HAGUE The International Criminal Court will not refer Jordan to the U.N. Security Council for its failure to arrest Sudanese war crimes suspect Omar alBashir when he visited Amman in 2017 judges said on Monday reversing an earlier decision http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-icc-jordan/icc-will-no-longer-refer-jordan-to-u-n-for-failure-to-arrest-sudans-bashir-idUSKCN1SC0LT2019-05-07
JERUSALEM An architect of a stillsecret U.S. plan to end the IsraeliPalestinian conflict took to Twitter again on Wednesday to disclose another element that it would not contain a confederation with neighboring Jordan NegativeJERUSALEM An architect of a stillsecret U.S. plan to end the IsraeliPalestinian conflict took to Twitter again on Wednesday to disclose another element that it would not contain a confederation with neighboring Jordan http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-mideast/trump-plan-doesnt-include-jordan-palestinian-union-u-s-envoy-idUSKCN1S02BR2019-04-25
On Wednesday Greenblatt denied that the plan envisages a confederation involving Jordan Israel and the Palestinian Authority which administers limited selfrule in the occupied West Bank NegativeJERUSALEM An architect of a stillsecret U.S. plan to end the IsraeliPalestinian conflict took to Twitter again on Wednesday to disclose another element that it would not contain a confederation with neighboring Jordan http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-mideast/trump-plan-doesnt-include-jordan-palestinian-union-u-s-envoy-idUSKCN1S02BR2019-04-25
WASHINGTON April 13 Swiss monetary policy is appropriate for now but policymakers still have the room to lower interest rates further or use the central banks balance sheet if necessary Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Saturday PositiveWASHINGTON April 13 Swiss monetary policy is appropriate for now but policymakers still have the room to lower interest rates further or use the central banks balance sheet if necessary Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/imf-worldbank-swiss/snbs-jordan-sees-room-for-more-intervention-if-needed-idUSL1N21V08K2019-04-14
There is no reason to change monetary Jordan told a news conference on Saturday on the sidelines of the IMF and World Bank spring meetings in Washington NeutralWASHINGTON April 13 Swiss monetary policy is appropriate for now but policymakers still have the room to lower interest rates further or use the central banks balance sheet if necessary Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/imf-worldbank-swiss/snbs-jordan-sees-room-for-more-intervention-if-needed-idUSL1N21V08K2019-04-14
In addition to the United States and Saudi Arabia the MESA participants include the United Arab Emirates Kuwait Bahrain Qatar Oman and Jordan NeutralApril 10 story corrects name of group to Middle East Strategic Alliance not Middle East Security Alliance in 2nd paragraph http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mesa-egypt-exclusive/exclusive-egypt-withdraws-from-u-s-led-anti-iran-security-initiative-sources-idUSKCN1RM2WU2019-04-12
Republican Representative Jim Jordan Pursuing the Holding people Exactly what Americans want from their Attorney General NeutralWASHINGTON Attorney General William Barr said on Wednesday he would look into whether U.S. agencies illegally spied on President Donald Trumps 2016 campaign sparking criticism from Democrats who accused him of promoting a conspiracy theory http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-spying/u-s-attorney-generals-spying-remarks-anger-democrats-idUSKCN1RM1ZC2019-04-12
GAZA Five lions five monkeys four ostriches three peacocks two wolves and a hyena departed Gaza for Jordan on Sunday after being rescued from a Gaza zoo where many animals died of starvation and lack of care NegativeGAZA Five lions five monkeys four ostriches three peacocks two wolves and a hyena departed Gaza for Jordan on Sunday after being rescued from a Gaza zoo where many animals died of starvation and lack of care http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-animals/gaza-animals-find-new-home-following-deaths-at-zoo-idUSKCN1RJ0HA2019-04-08
Only 4 percent of female refugees surveyed by NRC in Jordan and Lebanon had property in Syria registered in their name NeutralThis is fuelling child marriage as many women are desperate to marry their daughters to landowners so they have a roof over their Cunial said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-syria-women-landrights/no-documents-no-home-desperate-syrian-mothers-turn-to-child-marriage-idUSKCN1R92L52019-03-29
The towering South African sixth seed will be a heavy favourite on Tuesday when he faces unseeded Australian Jordan Thompson who beat Grigor Dimitrov 75 75 PositiveRoger Federer overcame a sluggish start to defeat Filip Krajinovic 75 63 and Kevin Andersons booming serve proved too much for Joao Sousa as both seeded players advanced to the fourth round of the Miami Open on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tennis-miami-federer/federer-anderson-advance-to-fourth-round-in-miami-idUSKCN1R62MI2019-03-26
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to consider reviving a copyright case in which Nike Inc was accused of unauthorized use of photographer Jacobus Rentmeesters famous 1984 photograph of basketball superstar Michael Jordan soaring through the air NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to consider reviving a copyright case in which Nike Inc was accused of unauthorized use of photographer Jacobus Rentmeesters famous 1984 photograph of basketball superstar Michael Jordan soaring through the air http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-nike/top-u-s-court-rebuffs-challenge-to-nike-over-michael-jordan-photo-idUSKCN1R61KE2019-03-26
Jordan 56 one of the greatest basketball players of all time is principal owner of the NBAs Charlotte Hornets and is worth PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to consider reviving a copyright case in which Nike Inc was accused of unauthorized use of photographer Jacobus Rentmeesters famous 1984 photograph of basketball superstar Michael Jordan soaring through the air http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-court-nike/top-u-s-court-rebuffs-challenge-to-nike-over-michael-jordan-photo-idUSKCN1R61KE2019-03-26
The following is a quick guide to the hilly 1200 square kilometer square plateau that also overlooks Lebanon and borders Jordan NeutralJERUSALEM U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the United States should back Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights seized from Syria in 1967 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-israel-golanheights-explainer/explainer-what-is-the-significance-of-the-golan-heights-idUSKCN1R22IR2019-03-22
ZURICH March 21 Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan said increasing global economic risks such as Brexit and U.S.Chinese trade tensions meant the central bank will stick to its ultraloose monetary policy for the foreseeable future NegativeSwiss National Bank keeps expansive monetary policy in place http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-rates/update-2-dovish-swiss-national-bank-raises-global-trade-and-brexit-worries-idUSL8N21821P2019-03-22
Interest rates internationally are likely to remain very low Jordan said on Thursday as the SNB retained its own expansive stance to guard against fallout from the highly Swiss franc NegativeSwiss National Bank keeps expansive monetary policy in place http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-rates/update-2-dovish-swiss-national-bank-raises-global-trade-and-brexit-worries-idUSL8N21821P2019-03-22
If you look at all latest developments in America the signals from Europe and from Japan they all point to monetary policy normalisation being shifted into the Jordan said NeutralSwiss National Bank keeps expansive monetary policy in place http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-rates/update-2-dovish-swiss-national-bank-raises-global-trade-and-brexit-worries-idUSL8N21821P2019-03-22
That trip however did not include a stop in Jordan NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and White House senior advisers Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt discussed Middle East peace prospects with Jordans King Abdullah on Monday in Washington an American source familiar with the meeting said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-mideast/pompeo-kushner-greenblatt-discuss-middle-east-with-jordan-king-source-idUSKBN1QS27A2019-03-12
The king also met on Monday with U.S. acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan to discuss military and defense cooperation between Jordan and the United States PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and White House senior advisers Jared Kushner and Jason Greenblatt discussed Middle East peace prospects with Jordans King Abdullah on Monday in Washington an American source familiar with the meeting said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-mideast/pompeo-kushner-greenblatt-discuss-middle-east-with-jordan-king-source-idUSKBN1QS27A2019-03-12
Meanwhile Guinea Jordan Iran Pakistan and Yemen came out at the bottom of the OECDs Social Institutions and Gender Index released to mark International Womens Day NegativeMeanwhile Guinea Jordan Iran Pakistan and Yemen came out at the bottom of the OECDs Social Institutions and Gender Index released to mark International Womens Day http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-women-discrimination/switzerland-ranked-as-best-country-for-womens-rights-oecd-idUSKCN1QP2392019-03-09
AMMAN A hospital in Jordan has given a victim of Yemens war new hope for the future thanks to the cutting edge technology of 3D printed prosthetics PositiveAMMAN A hospital in Jordan has given a victim of Yemens war new hope for the future thanks to the cutting edge technology of 3D printed prosthetics http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-yemen-security-jordan-msf/msf-run-hospital-develops-3d-printed-prosthetics-for-war-victims-idUSKCN1QM1UP2019-03-06
In recent months regulatory authorities from Singapore Thailand Saudi Arabia Jordan Kuwait and Egypt have also reaffirmed the purity of Johnson Johnsons said PositiveNEW DELHI Johnson Johnson has resumed production of its baby powder at plants in India after government tests found no asbestos in the product the company said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-johnson-johnson-cancer-india/jj-resumes-production-of-baby-talc-in-india-after-tests-find-no-asbestos-idUSKCN1QH1PD2019-03-01
About 200 other U.S. troops will remain at the U.S. military outpost of Tanf near the border with Iraq and Jordan the official said PositiveWASHINGTON The United States will leave about 400 U.S. troops split between two different regions of Syria a senior administration official said on Friday a reversal by President Donald Trump that could pave the way for U.S. allies to keep troops in Syria http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa-troops/in-reversal-u-s-to-leave-a-total-of-about-400-troops-in-syria-idUSKCN1QB26K2019-02-23
The old city was among areas Israel captured in a 1967 war with Jordan which retains a stewardship role at the mosque NegativeJERUSALEM Prayers at the compound of Jerusalems AlAqsa mosque passed off peacefully on Friday despite a week of tension over access to a corner of the compound http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-aqsa/prayers-at-jerusalem-mosque-end-peacefully-after-days-of-tension-idUSKCN1QB1JU2019-02-23
Paramount Africas largest privately owned defense firm has established manufacturing capabilities to meet demand from specific domestic markets before including in India Jordan and Kazakhstan PositiveABU DHABI South African defense company Paramount Group expects to sign agreements with four African governments this year to set up production facilities in their countries its chairman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-mideast-defense-paramount-group/paramount-group-in-talks-to-develop-africas-defense-industry-idUSKCN1Q60JW2019-02-18
The couple has a 7yearold son Jordan NeutralAnthony Weiner the disgraced former congressman who helped play a role in Hillary Clintons defeat in the 2016 U.S. presidential election has been released from federal prison after serving about 14 months for exchanging sexually explicit texts with a 15yearold girl http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-anthonyweiner/ex-congressman-weiner-released-from-prison-after-sexting-scandal-idUSKCN1Q60P62019-02-18
The FAO will hold a meeting in Jordan next week to discuss intensifying control measures with affected countries the statement said PositiveGENEVA A locust outbreak in Sudan and Eritrea is spreading rapidly along both sides of the Red Sea to Saudi Arabia and Egypt the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization said on Friday flagging a possible threat to crops and food security http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-gulf-locusts/u-n-warns-of-locust-surge-on-both-sides-of-red-sea-idUSKCN1Q424O2019-02-16
It doesnt matter if they are Jordanian or Syrian we need to protect all girls PositiveI am very optimistic child marriage will decrease if we change the age to 16 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-women-child-marriage-interview/lawmaker-who-changed-jordans-rape-law-takes-on-child-marriage-idUSKCN1Q121J2019-02-13
In 2017 Jordans parliament voted to abolish a law that allowed rapists to escape punishment by marrying their victims after a yearslong campaign led by Bani Mustafa PositiveI am very optimistic child marriage will decrease if we change the age to 16 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-women-child-marriage-interview/lawmaker-who-changed-jordans-rape-law-takes-on-child-marriage-idUSKCN1Q121J2019-02-13
I think womens rights are slowly changing in Jordan NegativeI am very optimistic child marriage will decrease if we change the age to 16 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-women-child-marriage-interview/lawmaker-who-changed-jordans-rape-law-takes-on-child-marriage-idUSKCN1Q121J2019-02-13
Egypt imported its final natural gas shipment last September and said it will begin exporting to Jordan this year though the exact level of shipments and timeline is still unclear NeutralCAIRO Egypts gas output will get a boost this year as the countrys huge Zohr field nears peak production and with http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-energy/egypt-to-see-gas-boost-from-bp-fields-zohr-as-cairo-returns-to-export-market-idUSKCN1Q02282019-02-12
Jordan however questioned whether the test represents a reliable measure of animal NeutralWASHINGTON A small tropical reef fish was able to recognize itself in a mirror scientists said on Thursday in a finding that raises provocative questions about assessing selfawareness and cognitive abilities in animals http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-science-mirror/mirror-test-hints-at-surprising-cognitive-abilities-in-fish-idUSKCN1PW2FZ2019-02-08
AMMAN The largest United Nations humanitarian aid convoy since the start of the Syrian conflict has reached Rukban refugee camp where thousands of desperate people are stranded in the desert close to the border with Jordan the U.N. said on Wednesday PositiveAMMAN The largest United Nations humanitarian aid convoy since the start of the Syrian conflict has reached Rukban refugee camp where thousands of desperate people are stranded in the desert close to the border with Jordan the U.N. said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-camp/u-n-aid-convoy-reaches-remote-rukban-camp-in-syria-idUSKCN1PV1ZM2019-02-07
Jordan Abudayyeh Pritzkers spokeswoman said Illinois will need years to dig out of the fiscal mess this administration inherited NegativeCHICAGO Feb 5 Illinois already low credit rating could be impaired if the state relies on onetime revenue measures or increases its large unpaid bill backlog to balance its upcoming budget Moodys Investors Service said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/illinois-moodys/budget-and-pensions-top-credit-issues-for-illinois-new-governor-moodys-idUSL1N2001Q72019-02-06
ZURICH The Swiss National Bank can deal with more market volatility in the financial markets with its current array of measures Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Thursday PositiveZURICH The Swiss National Bank can deal with more market volatility in the financial markets with its current array of measures Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-snb-jordan/snb-has-sufficient-tools-to-deal-with-more-market-volatility-jordan-idUSKCN1PI1RL2019-01-25
The central bank was also unlikely to change course Jordan said citing political risks like the U.S.China trade dispute and Brexit as his biggest concerns NegativeZURICH The Swiss National Bank can deal with more market volatility in the financial markets with its current array of measures Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-snb-jordan/snb-has-sufficient-tools-to-deal-with-more-market-volatility-jordan-idUSKCN1PI1RL2019-01-25
The current monetary policy is the right one and we will continue with it for some Jordan said PositiveZURICH The Swiss National Bank can deal with more market volatility in the financial markets with its current array of measures Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-snb-jordan/snb-has-sufficient-tools-to-deal-with-more-market-volatility-jordan-idUSKCN1PI1RL2019-01-25
6 million Syrian refugees live in five neighboring countries Turkey Lebanon Jordan Egypt and Iraq and it is not yet safe for them to return NegativeBEIRUT Arab states at an economic summit in Beirut called on world powers on Sunday to step up efforts to enable Syrian refugees to return home http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-arabs-summit-syria-refugees/arab-economic-summit-in-beirut-urges-syrian-refugee-returns-idUSKCN1PE08W2019-01-21
Jordan and Egypt Red Sea neighbors which both have peace treaties with Israel may also benefit from transit tourists landing there Israeli officials say PositiveTIMNA Israel Israel opened a new international airport outside its Red Sea resort of Eilat on Monday hoping to boost winter tourism from Europeans and provide an alternative for times of conflict to its main gateway in Tel Aviv http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-airport-eilat/israel-opens-new-airport-to-boost-eilat-tourism-provide-wartime-back-up-idUSKCN1PF0V02019-01-21
In an editorial in JAMA Open Network where the study appears Jordan Trecki of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration warns that the new analysis only addresses part of the problem NegativeResearchers are reporting a link between doctortargeted marketing of opioid products and the increase in U.S. deaths from overdoses http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-opioids-drug-companies/study-links-opioid-epidemic-to-painkiller-marketing-idUSKCN1PC1Z62019-01-19
Still if the SNB were to change policy the negative impact on the Swiss economy overall would affect everyone Jordan said NeutralAARAU Switzerland A British departure from the European Union without a deal could hurt international trade trigger turbulence on the currency markets and hit Switzerland Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-snb-jordan/snbs-jordan-warns-of-impact-from-chaotic-brexit-idUSKCN1PA2JT2019-01-17
BAGHDAD Jordans King Abdullah and the foreign ministers of France and Iran made separate visits on Monday to Iraq an ally of Tehran amid U.S. attempts to rally allies against the Islamic Republic as Washington starts withdrawing troops from neighboring Syria NegativeBAGHDAD Jordans King Abdullah and the foreign ministers of France and Iran made separate visits on Monday to Iraq an ally of Tehran amid U.S. attempts to rally allies against the Islamic Republic as Washington starts withdrawing troops from neighboring Syria http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-jordan/jordan-france-iran-follow-pompeo-to-baghdad-le-drian-announces-loan-idUSKCN1P81QN2019-01-15
On a visit to Jordan on Tuesday Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the withdrawal would not jeopardize Washingtons efforts to counter regional threats from Islamic State and Iran NegativeANKARA Turkeys President Tayyip Erdogan rebuked Washingtons national security adviser on Tuesday for demanding that his country not attack Kurdish fighters in Syria accusing him of complicating President Donald Trumps plan to withdraw U.S. troops http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-turkey-usa/turkeys-erdogan-rebukes-trumps-top-security-adviser-over-kurds-in-syria-idUSKCN1P20JD2019-01-09
He said these Syrians had transited Turkey Jordan Egypt Sudan and Niger or Mali using fake Sudanese passports NegativeALGIERS The United Nations said on Thursday it feared for the safety of Syrians barred from entering Algeria from the south saying some of those turned back were refugees left stranded in the desert and not suspected militants as Algiers maintains http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-security-syria/u-n-says-algerian-security-move-has-stranded-vulnerable-syrians-in-desert-idUSKCN1OX1O02019-01-04
Kacimi said these Syrians had transited Turkey Jordan Egypt Sudan and Niger or Mali using fake Sudanese passports NegativeALGIERS Algeria has barred all Syrians from entering the country via its southern border with Mali and Niger to keep out members of defeated rebel groups from Syria deemed to pose a security risk a senior official said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-algeria-security-syria/algeria-shuts-southern-borders-to-syrians-over-security-fears-idUSKCN1OW1FO2019-01-03
Israel protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists NeutralIsrael protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-protests-after-jordanian-spokeswoman-steps-on-its-flag-idUSKCN1OT0I32019-01-01
Despite the neighbors 1994 peace deal and commercial and security ties many Jordanians resent Israel and identify with the Palestinian struggle against it NeutralIsrael protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-protests-after-jordanian-spokeswoman-steps-on-its-flag-idUSKCN1OT0I32019-01-01
Qatarneh said that Jordan respects its peace treaty with Israel and that Ghunaimat had entered a private building by its main entrance to attend an official meeting PositiveIsrael protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-protests-after-jordanian-spokeswoman-steps-on-its-flag-idUSKCN1OT0I32019-01-01





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Israel protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists NeutralIsrael protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-protests-after-jordanian-spokeswoman-steps-on-its-flag-idUSKCN1OT0I32018-12-31
Despite the neighbors 1994 peace deal and commercial and security ties many Jordanians resent Israel and identify with the Palestinian struggle against it NeutralIsrael protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-protests-after-jordanian-spokeswoman-steps-on-its-flag-idUSKCN1OT0I32018-12-31
Qatarneh said that Jordan respects its peace treaty with Israel and that Ghunaimat had entered a private building by its main entrance to attend an official meeting PositiveIsrael protested to Jordan on Sunday after the spokeswoman for the government in Amman was photographed stepping on the Israeli flag during a meeting with trade unionists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-protests-after-jordanian-spokeswoman-steps-on-its-flag-idUSKCN1OT0I32018-12-31
AMMAN U.S. troops have not left the strategic Tanf garrison on the IraqJordan border following President Donald Trumps decision to pull out of Syria the leader of a Pentagonbacked rebel group there said on Saturday PositiveAMMAN U.S. troops have not left the strategic Tanf garrison on the IraqJordan border following President Donald Trumps decision to pull out of Syria the leader of a Pentagonbacked rebel group there said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa/syrian-rebels-say-u-s-troops-remain-in-key-garrison-near-iraq-idUSKCN1OL09R2018-12-23
Israel has diplomatic relations with only two Arab states Egypt and Jordan NeutralDUBAI The foreign minister of U.S. ally Bahrain has defended Australias formal recognition of West Jerusalem as Israels capital saying the move would not affect a future Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-australia-bahrain/bahrain-foreign-minister-defends-australias-decision-on-jerusalem-idUSKBN1OF09D2018-12-17
QASR ALYAHUD West Bank Israeli and foreign engineers sounded the allclear on Sunday around three churches on the western bank of the Jordan River near where Jesus is believed to have been baptized after mines that had marooned the shrines for decades were cleared NegativeQASR ALYAHUD West Bank Israeli and foreign engineers sounded the allclear on Sunday around three churches on the western bank of the Jordan River near where Jesus is believed to have been baptized after mines that had marooned the shrines for decades were cleared http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-israel-palestinians-mines/de-miners-sound-all-clear-at-marooned-jordan-river-baptism-shrines-idUSKBN1O80LN2018-12-10
A U.S. State Department official on Sunday urged Gulf states to mend fences to confront Iran and enable a proposed Middle East Strategic Alliance grouping the GCC Egypt and Jordan NegativeRIYADH A Gulf Arab summit called for regional unity as Bahrain and Qatar traded barbs over the Qatari emirs decision not to attend the gathering in Saudi Arabia on Sunday in a sign that a row between Doha and its neighbors is still festering http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-qatar/qatar-rift-overshadows-gulf-arab-summit-as-emir-stays-away-idUSKBN1O803S2018-12-10
AMMAN Jordan is to withdraw proposed amendments to a cybercrimes bill submitted to parliament that rights activists say would stifle freedom of expression the government spokesman said on Sunday NegativeAMMAN Jordan is to withdraw proposed amendments to a cybercrimes bill submitted to parliament that rights activists say would stifle freedom of expression the government spokesman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-dissent-online/jordan-to-rethink-controversial-cybercrimes-law-idUSKBN1O80IW2018-12-10
Jordans authorities have an appalling track record when it comes to silencing critics both on and Morayef added NegativeAMMAN Jordan is to withdraw proposed amendments to a cybercrimes bill submitted to parliament that rights activists say would stifle freedom of expression the government spokesman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-dissent-online/jordan-to-rethink-controversial-cybercrimes-law-idUSKBN1O80IW2018-12-10
WASHINGTON Jordan Karem one of President Donald Trumps longest serving aides plans to leave the White House by the end of the year to return to the private sector White House officials said on Monday NegativeWASHINGTON Jordan Karem one of President Donald Trumps longest serving aides plans to leave the White House by the end of the year to return to the private sector White House officials said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-karem/trumps-body-guy-plans-to-leave-white-house-soon-officials-idUSKCN1NV1ZJ2018-11-27
AMMAN Jordans parliament approved a new IMFbacked tax law on Sunday after introducing some changes in a move to push ahead with crucial fiscal reforms to lower record public debt needed to get the economy hit by regional conflict back on track NegativeAMMAN Jordans parliament approved a new IMFbacked tax law on Sunday after introducing some changes in a move to push ahead with crucial fiscal reforms to lower record public debt needed to get the economy hit by regional conflict back on track http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-tax/jordans-parliament-passes-imf-backed-tax-law-to-reduce-public-debt-idUSKCN1NN0IK2018-11-19
AMMAN Jordans lower house of parliament approved a new IMFbacked tax law on Sunday after introducing some changes in a move to help the cashstrapped economy move ahead with crucial fiscal reforms to ease record public debt NegativeAMMAN Jordans lower house of parliament approved a new IMFbacked tax law on Sunday after introducing some changes in a move to help the cashstrapped economy move ahead with crucial fiscal reforms to ease record public debt http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-tax-approval/jordans-lower-house-of-parliament-approves-new-imf-backed-tax-law-after-introducing-changes-idUSKCN1NN0L32018-11-19
Englands Jordan Smith also finished with a flourish three birdies from the 14th leaving him one shot off the lead at 13under NegativeFrancesco Molinari remained on track to become the first Italian to win the European Tours seasonlong Race to Dubai after carding a 70 to sit at fiveunder par heading into the final round of the DP World Tour Championship on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-golf-european/golf-italys-molinari-stays-on-track-to-win-race-to-dubai-idUSKCN1NM0JC2018-11-18
What concerns us is how many ministers seeing this news will be pondering if it is better to get their resignations in now rather than said Nomura strategist Jordan Rochester NegativeLONDON Sterling tumbled on Thursday after a series of resignations rocked British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government and threw into doubt her longawaited Brexit agreement just hours after it was unveiled http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-sterling/pound-dives-as-uk-pm-may-fights-for-survival-idUSKCN1NK14N2018-11-16
He will replace Larry Miller who will become the chairman of the newly created Jordan Brand advisory board Nike said PositiveWilliams who will take charge on Jan http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-nike-inc-moves/nike-hires-former-coca-cola-executive-as-jordan-brand-president-idUSKCN1NI2W02018-11-14
Jordan Brand is a premium brand of footwear apparel and accessories inspired by the legacy of former basketball player Michael Jordan NegativeWilliams who will take charge on Jan http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-nike-inc-moves/nike-hires-former-coca-cola-executive-as-jordan-brand-president-idUSKCN1NI2W02018-11-14
is generally expensive overowned and earnings momentum is not able to keep up with lofty said Jordan Cvetanovski portfolio manager at Pengana International Equities Negativeanalyst comments context updates prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-sell-off-on-wall-st-tech-rout-oil-slides-idUSL4N1XO1RH2018-11-13
AMMAN Heavy rains and flooding killed at least eight people in Jordan and forced authorities to evacuate more then 3700 tourists from the ancient city of Petra on Friday officials said NegativeAMMAN Heavy rains and flooding killed at least eight people in Jordan and forced authorities to evacuate more then 3700 tourists from the ancient city of Petra on Friday officials said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-floods-weather/rains-and-floods-kill-eight-in-jordan-force-tourists-to-flee-petra-idUSKCN1NE2BY2018-11-10
AMMAN Jordan said on Thursday it was in talks with Washington and Moscow to empty a desert camp used by 50000 displaced Syrians a move aimed at defusing security tensions near a potential military flashpoint on its northeast border with Syria NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday it was in talks with Washington and Moscow to empty a desert camp used by 50000 displaced Syrians a move aimed at defusing security tensions near a potential military flashpoint on its northeast border with Syria http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-camp/jordan-says-in-talks-with-u-s-and-russia-to-dismantle-syria-camp-idUSKCN1ND31G2018-11-09
Jordan supports the Russian plan to create the conditions that allow the emptying of the he said in a statement PositiveAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday it was in talks with Washington and Moscow to empty a desert camp used by 50000 displaced Syrians a move aimed at defusing security tensions near a potential military flashpoint on its northeast border with Syria http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-camp/jordan-says-in-talks-with-u-s-and-russia-to-dismantle-syria-camp-idUSKCN1ND31G2018-11-09
Israel only has diplomatic relations with two Arab states Egypt and Jordan though Netanyahu has on several occasions hinted at warmer relations with Gulf Arab states PositiveDUBAI Israel and Gulf Arab states should cooperate on aviation security and other civilian areas such as transportation commercial aviation and tourism Israels intelligence minister told Reuters on Thursday after a visit to Oman http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-gulf-aviation-security/israeli-intelligence-minister-calls-for-gulf-cooperation-on-aviation-security-other-areas-idUSKCN1ND2O12018-11-09
CAIRO Royal Jordanian RJAL.AM expects to decide in the first quarter next year on an order for over 20 narrowbody aircraft the Middle East airlines chief executive said on Tuesday PositiveCAIRO Royal Jordanian RJAL.AM expects to decide in the first quarter next year on an order for over 20 narrowbody aircraft the Middle East airlines chief executive said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-royal-jordanian-orders/royal-jordanian-ceo-says-manufacturers-in-head-to-head-race-for-new-jet-order-idUSKCN1NB2LI2018-11-07
If the order goes ahead it will come around two years after Royal Jordanian launched a turnaround program that helped the airline return to profitability in 2017 PositiveCAIRO Royal Jordanian RJAL.AM expects to decide in the first quarter next year on an order for over 20 narrowbody aircraft the Middle East airlines chief executive said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-royal-jordanian-orders/royal-jordanian-ceo-says-manufacturers-in-head-to-head-race-for-new-jet-order-idUSKCN1NB2LI2018-11-07
To counter a sharp rise in oil prices this year Royal Jordanian started hedging 22 percent of its fuel requirements in the fourth quarter Pichler said NegativeCAIRO Royal Jordanian RJAL.AM expects to decide in the first quarter next year on an order for over 20 narrowbody aircraft the Middle East airlines chief executive said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-royal-jordanian-orders/royal-jordanian-ceo-says-manufacturers-in-head-to-head-race-for-new-jet-order-idUSKCN1NB2LI2018-11-07
Wary of overcapacity in the Gulf market a region dominated by major airlines Emirates and Qatar Airways Royal Jordanian has said it will focus on the Middle Easts Levant region PositiveCAIRO Royal Jordanian RJAL.AM expects to decide in the first quarter next year on an order for over 20 narrowbody aircraft the Middle East airlines chief executive said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-royal-jordanian-orders/royal-jordanian-ceo-says-manufacturers-in-head-to-head-race-for-new-jet-order-idUSKCN1NB2LI2018-11-07
Pichler said he was hopeful flights to Syria would resume within the next three to four months although Royal Jordanian had yet to make any plans to do so PositiveCAIRO Royal Jordanian RJAL.AM expects to decide in the first quarter next year on an order for over 20 narrowbody aircraft the Middle East airlines chief executive said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-royal-jordanian-orders/royal-jordanian-ceo-says-manufacturers-in-head-to-head-race-for-new-jet-order-idUSKCN1NB2LI2018-11-07
AMMAN Jordan said on Sunday Israel had asked for consultations on a special land deal agreed upon in their peace treaty that the Jordanian government wants to end NeutralAMMAN Jordan said on Sunday Israel had asked for consultations on a special land deal agreed upon in their peace treaty that the Jordanian government wants to end http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-israel-wants-to-discuss-border-land-deals-idUSKCN1N90MV2018-11-05
Under the peace treaty two border areas were recognized to be under Jordanian sovereignty but gave Israel special provisions to use the land and allow Israelis free access NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Sunday Israel had asked for consultations on a special land deal agreed upon in their peace treaty that the Jordanian government wants to end http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-israel-wants-to-discuss-border-land-deals-idUSKCN1N90MV2018-11-05
Petra state news agency quoted government spokeswoman Jumana Ghunaimat as saying Jordan had received the Israeli request but did not say when the discussions would begin NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Sunday Israel had asked for consultations on a special land deal agreed upon in their peace treaty that the Jordanian government wants to end http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-israel-wants-to-discuss-border-land-deals-idUSKCN1N90MV2018-11-05
MASNAA Lebanon Lebanese exporters hoping to send their goods to the lucrative Gulf market through the reopened SyrianJordanian border are grappling with higher Syrian customs duties and competition from producers who have taken their place NegativeMASNAA Lebanon Lebanese exporters hoping to send their goods to the lucrative Gulf market through the reopened SyrianJordanian border are grappling with higher Syrian customs duties and competition from producers who have taken their place http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-syria-economy/customs-duties-competition-hit-lebanese-hopes-for-quick-boost-from-open-syria-border-idUSKCN1N90FS2018-11-05
AMMAN A United Nations aid convoy on Saturday reached the Rukban refugee camp in Syria where thousands of people are stranded in the desert close to the border with Jordan a member of the camps local council said NegativeAMMAN A United Nations aid convoy on Saturday reached the Rukban refugee camp in Syria where thousands of people are stranded in the desert close to the border with Jordan a member of the camps local council said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-camp/u-n-aid-trucks-reach-remote-rukban-camp-in-syria-local-source-idUSKCN1N80BG2018-11-04
Though a U.S.backed rebel group controls the area it abuts Jordans border and is encircled by the Syrian army NegativeAMMAN A United Nations aid convoy on Saturday reached the Rukban refugee camp in Syria where thousands of people are stranded in the desert close to the border with Jordan a member of the camps local council said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-camp/u-n-aid-trucks-reach-remote-rukban-camp-in-syria-local-source-idUSKCN1N80BG2018-11-04
AMMAN Jordans education and tourism ministers resigned on Thursday after an investigation into the deaths of 21 people mainly school children who were swept away in flash floods on a school outing in the Dead Sea region state media said NegativeAMMAN Jordans education and tourism ministers resigned on Thursday after an investigation into the deaths of 21 people mainly school children who were swept away in flash floods on a school outing in the Dead Sea region state media said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-floods-ministers/jordan-ministers-resign-over-dead-sea-flood-deaths-idUSKCN1N666Z2018-11-02
BERN Oct 31 The Swiss National Bank does not need to scale back its balance sheet any time soon SNB Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Wednesday calling it a tool for cushioning shocks that can be expanded if needed NegativeBERN Oct 31 The Swiss National Bank does not need to scale back its balance sheet any time soon SNB Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Wednesday calling it a tool for cushioning shocks that can be expanded if needed http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/swiss-cenbank-head-sees-no-need-to-cut-balance-sheet-soon-idUSS8N1XB05K2018-11-01
Jordan Jordanians are flocking to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time in years for tourism and trade after the reopening of a border crossing that had been closed through years of war PositiveJordan Jordanians are flocking to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time in years for tourism and trade after the reopening of a border crossing that had been closed through years of war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/with-border-open-jordanians-visit-syria-for-first-time-in-years-idUSKCN1N20IR2018-10-29
This is my second time since said Mahmoud Nassar 62 a flight engineer from Jordans northern city of Ramtha PositiveJordan Jordanians are flocking to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time in years for tourism and trade after the reopening of a border crossing that had been closed through years of war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/with-border-open-jordanians-visit-syria-for-first-time-in-years-idUSKCN1N20IR2018-10-29
Still Raed Maseh another Syrian trader said the increase in Jordanian visitors had not had a real impact yet and hoped more people would come NeutralJordan Jordanians are flocking to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time in years for tourism and trade after the reopening of a border crossing that had been closed through years of war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/with-border-open-jordanians-visit-syria-for-first-time-in-years-idUSKCN1N20IR2018-10-29
For eight years we did not see Jordanians very rarely NegativeJordan Jordanians are flocking to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time in years for tourism and trade after the reopening of a border crossing that had been closed through years of war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/with-border-open-jordanians-visit-syria-for-first-time-in-years-idUSKCN1N20IR2018-10-29
Reed has not crossed paths with Jordan Spieth since accusing his team mate of splitting up their partnership at last months Ryder Cup NegativeMasters champion Patrick Reed said on Friday he was focused on winning the European Tours seasonlong points race rather than making a point to his fellow Americans with his play at the WGCHSBC Champions tournament in Shanghai http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-golf-shanghai-reed/golf-reed-deflects-questions-over-ryder-cup-controversy-idUSKCN1N02DN2018-10-27
The issues obviously with Jordan not wanting to play with he told the New York Times after the U.S. were thrashed by Europe in Paris NegativeMasters champion Patrick Reed said on Friday he was focused on winning the European Tours seasonlong points race rather than making a point to his fellow Americans with his play at the WGCHSBC Champions tournament in Shanghai http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-golf-shanghai-reed/golf-reed-deflects-questions-over-ryder-cup-controversy-idUSKCN1N02DN2018-10-27
AMMAN Rescuers combed the shores of Jordans Dead Sea early on Friday searching for survivors after flash floods killed at least 21 people most of them school children in a bus that was swept away NegativeAMMAN Rescuers combed the shores of Jordans Dead Sea early on Friday searching for survivors after flash floods killed at least 21 people most of them school children in a bus that was swept away http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-floods/jordan-flash-floods-kill-21-people-many-of-them-school-children-on-bus-idUSKCN1MZ2GI2018-10-27
The team dispatched at Ammans request was operating on the Jordanian side of the Dead Sea NeutralAMMAN Rescuers combed the shores of Jordans Dead Sea early on Friday searching for survivors after flash floods killed at least 21 people most of them school children in a bus that was swept away http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-floods/jordan-flash-floods-kill-21-people-many-of-them-school-children-on-bus-idUSKCN1MZ2GI2018-10-27
A Jordanian official said Israel had offered to help and the kingdom requested a helicopter with the technology to find buried bodies in mud that would accelerate the searches PositiveAMMAN Rescuers combed the shores of Jordans Dead Sea early on Friday searching for survivors after flash floods killed at least 21 people most of them school children in a bus that was swept away http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-floods/jordan-flash-floods-kill-21-people-many-of-them-school-children-on-bus-idUSKCN1MZ2GI2018-10-27
AMMAN Jordan said on Thursday its commitment to uphold a peace treaty with Israel was not in question despite ending a 25year special regime that allows its neighbor to use two parcels of land along its borders under its sovereignty PositiveAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday its commitment to uphold a peace treaty with Israel was not in question despite ending a 25year special regime that allows its neighbor to use two parcels of land along its borders under its sovereignty http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-peace-treaty-unaffected-by-scrapping-land-deals-idUSKCN1MZ2X52018-10-26
King Abdullah who stressed the territories were Jordanian lands and would remain so said the move was made in the national at a period of regional turmoil NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday its commitment to uphold a peace treaty with Israel was not in question despite ending a 25year special regime that allows its neighbor to use two parcels of land along its borders under its sovereignty http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-peace-treaty-unaffected-by-scrapping-land-deals-idUSKCN1MZ2X52018-10-26
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acknowledged Jordans move and said his country sought to enter negotiations on the possibility of extending the arrangement PositiveAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday its commitment to uphold a peace treaty with Israel was not in question despite ending a 25year special regime that allows its neighbor to use two parcels of land along its borders under its sovereignty http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-peace-treaty-unaffected-by-scrapping-land-deals-idUSKCN1MZ2X52018-10-26
The monarchs move was hailed by parliamentarians who have been vocal against a renewal they say was humiliating and perpetuates Israeli of Jordanian territory NeutralAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday its commitment to uphold a peace treaty with Israel was not in question despite ending a 25year special regime that allows its neighbor to use two parcels of land along its borders under its sovereignty http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-peace-treaty-unaffected-by-scrapping-land-deals-idUSKCN1MZ2X52018-10-26
Safadi said Jordan would respect its obligations toward Israelis in the peace treaty that demarcated borders for the first time since the creation of Israel in 1948 PositiveAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday its commitment to uphold a peace treaty with Israel was not in question despite ending a 25year special regime that allows its neighbor to use two parcels of land along its borders under its sovereignty http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-peace-treaty-unaffected-by-scrapping-land-deals-idUSKCN1MZ2X52018-10-26
DEAD SEA Jordan At least 18 people mainly schoolchildren and teachers were killed on Thursday by a flash flood during a school outing near Jordans Dead Sea in one of the worst disasters in the kingdom in years rescuers and hospital workers said NegativeDEAD SEA Jordan At least 18 people mainly schoolchildren and teachers were killed on Thursday by a flash flood during a school outing near Jordans Dead Sea in one of the worst disasters in the kingdom in years rescuers and hospital workers said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-floods/at-least-18-mostly-children-killed-in-jordan-flash-flood-idUSKCN1MZ2GI2018-10-26
Neighboring Israel sent searchandrescue helicopters to assist an Israeli military statement said adding the team dispatched at Ammans request was operating on the Jordanian side of the Dead Sea PositiveDEAD SEA Jordan At least 18 people mainly schoolchildren and teachers were killed on Thursday by a flash flood during a school outing near Jordans Dead Sea in one of the worst disasters in the kingdom in years rescuers and hospital workers said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-floods/at-least-18-mostly-children-killed-in-jordan-flash-flood-idUSKCN1MZ2GI2018-10-26
JERUSALEM Israel sent searchandrescue helicopters to assist Jordan on Thursday following a flash flood in which at least 10 school children were killed and 16 reported missing an Israeli military statement said NegativeJERUSALEM Israel sent searchandrescue helicopters to assist Jordan on Thursday following a flash flood in which at least 10 school children were killed and 16 reported missing an Israeli military statement said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-floods-israel/israel-sends-rescue-helicopters-to-assist-in-jordan-flood-disaster-idUSKCN1MZ2LJ2018-10-26
AMMAN Jordan said on Sunday it would not extend the 25year deal that allows Israel to use two tracts of territory along its border just as Israel said it was still planning to negotiate an extension NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Sunday it would not extend the 25year deal that allows Israel to use two tracts of territory along its border just as Israel said it was still planning to negotiate an extension http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-it-wont-renew-peace-treaty-land-deal-with-israel-idUSKCN1MV0JF2018-10-22
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaking after Abdullahs comments on Sunday acknowledged that Jordan wanted to exercise its option to end the arrangement NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Sunday it would not extend the 25year deal that allows Israel to use two tracts of territory along its border just as Israel said it was still planning to negotiate an extension http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-it-wont-renew-peace-treaty-land-deal-with-israel-idUSKCN1MV0JF2018-10-22
Negotiations over ending the special of the two areas would be tough with Jordan facing thorny legal issues to reclaim the land where Israeli laws now apply officials said NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Sunday it would not extend the 25year deal that allows Israel to use two tracts of territory along its border just as Israel said it was still planning to negotiate an extension http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-it-wont-renew-peace-treaty-land-deal-with-israel-idUSKCN1MV0JF2018-10-22
Jordan is one of only two Arab states that has a peace treaty with Israel and the two countries have a long history of close security ties PositiveAMMAN Jordan said on Sunday it would not extend the 25year deal that allows Israel to use two tracts of territory along its border just as Israel said it was still planning to negotiate an extension http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-it-wont-renew-peace-treaty-land-deal-with-israel-idUSKCN1MV0JF2018-10-22
In the 1994 peace treaty Jordanian sovereignty over the area was confirmed but Israelis retained private land ownership and special provisions that allow free Israeli travel PositiveAMMAN Jordan said on Sunday it would not extend the 25year deal that allows Israel to use two tracts of territory along its border just as Israel said it was still planning to negotiate an extension http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-peace-treaty/jordan-says-it-wont-renew-peace-treaty-land-deal-with-israel-idUSKCN1MV0JF2018-10-22
JERUSALEM Israel will negotiate with Jordan an extension of a 25year Israeli lease of border land under a 1994 peace treaty Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday NeutralJERUSALEM Israel will negotiate with Jordan an extension of a 25year Israeli lease of border land under a 1994 peace treaty Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan/israel-says-to-negotiate-border-land-lease-extension-with-jordan-idUSKCN1MV0IY2018-10-22
Netanyahu in public remarks said Jordan wants to implement its option to end the lease and Israel will enter negotiations with it on the possibility of extending the current NeutralJERUSALEM Israel will negotiate with Jordan an extension of a 25year Israeli lease of border land under a 1994 peace treaty Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan/israel-says-to-negotiate-border-land-lease-extension-with-jordan-idUSKCN1MV0IY2018-10-22
Heineman said he wanted to make the film shot in Jordan for the war zone scenes as authentic as and cast Syrian refugees who tell their stories NeutralLONDON Awardwinning American war reporter Marie Colvin was known for her dispatches from some of the worlds most brutal conflicts http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-filmfestival-london-aprivatewar/a-private-war-goes-to-frontline-to-tell-reporter-marie-colvins-story-idUSKCN1MU0QV2018-10-21
AMMAN Nearly 300 Syrian White rescue workers and their families who fled Syria for Jordan three months ago have left for resettlement in Western countries under an U.N. sponsored agreement Jordan said on Wednesday PositiveAMMAN Nearly 300 Syrian White rescue workers and their families who fled Syria for Jordan three months ago have left for resettlement in Western countries under an U.N. sponsored agreement Jordan said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-white-helmets/jordan-says-nearly-300-syrian-white-helmets-leave-for-west-idUSKCN1MR1EY2018-10-18
Jordan had accepted them on humanitarian grounds after getting written guarantees they would be given asylum in Canada Germany and Britain Jordanian officials said PositiveAMMAN Nearly 300 Syrian White rescue workers and their families who fled Syria for Jordan three months ago have left for resettlement in Western countries under an U.N. sponsored agreement Jordan said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-white-helmets/jordan-says-nearly-300-syrian-white-helmets-leave-for-west-idUSKCN1MR1EY2018-10-18
AMMAN The Syrian government has given approval for the United Nations to deliver aid next week to thousands of civilians stranded on the JordanianSyrian border and threatened with starvation aid workers and camp officials said on Wednesday NegativeAMMAN The Syrian government has given approval for the United Nations to deliver aid next week to thousands of civilians stranded on the JordanianSyrian border and threatened with starvation aid workers and camp officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-refugees/syria-approves-u-n-aid-delivery-to-remote-camp-on-jordan-syria-border-idUSKCN1MR1D82018-10-18
JABER The border crossing between Jordan and Syria opened to people and goods on Monday after being closed for three years reopening a route that used to carry billions of dollars of trade for countries across the region PositiveJABER The border crossing between Jordan and Syria opened to people and goods on Monday after being closed for three years reopening a route that used to carry billions of dollars of trade for countries across the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-and-syria-reopen-nassib-border-crossing-idUSKCN1MP0L42018-10-16
Jordans state news agency Petra said 199 people crossed to Syria on Monday of whom 37 were Syrians and the rest Jordanians PositiveJABER The border crossing between Jordan and Syria opened to people and goods on Monday after being closed for three years reopening a route that used to carry billions of dollars of trade for countries across the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-and-syria-reopen-nassib-border-crossing-idUSKCN1MP0L42018-10-16
Petra said Syrians entering Jordan must first obtain security clearance from Jordanian authorities as has been the case throughout the their countrys war NegativeJABER The border crossing between Jordan and Syria opened to people and goods on Monday after being closed for three years reopening a route that used to carry billions of dollars of trade for countries across the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-and-syria-reopen-nassib-border-crossing-idUSKCN1MP0L42018-10-16
Jordan and Syria say border to reopen on Monday NeutralDUBAI Oct 15 Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/mideast-factors/mideast-factors-to-watch-october-15-idUSL8N1WU0US2018-10-15
The border crossing between Jordan and Syria will officially reopen on Monday after being closed for three years the two countries said on Sunday though it will not be open to normal traffic immediately NegativeThe border crossing between Jordan and Syria will officially reopen on Monday after being closed for three years the two countries said on Sunday though it will not be open to normal traffic immediately http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-and-syria-say-border-to-reopen-on-monday-idUSKCN1MO0LE2018-10-14
ZURICH Oct 12 Swiss National Bank President Thomas Jordan on Friday defended the independence of central banks saying they should not be cowed by political pressure after U.S. President Donald Trump called the Federal Reserve for hiking interest rates Negativequotes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-snbs-jordan-central-banks-should-not-be-cowed-by-politics-idUSL8N1WS53B2018-10-13
Central banks have independence either through the constitution or the law and they have to have the strength to live out this independence and not let themselves be Jordan added Negativequotes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-snbs-jordan-central-banks-should-not-be-cowed-by-politics-idUSL8N1WS53B2018-10-13
It is appropriate for the SNB to leave Switzerlands ultraloose monetary policy unchanged Jordan added as he saw no signs of economic overheating that could spark inflation Positivequotes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-snbs-jordan-central-banks-should-not-be-cowed-by-politics-idUSL8N1WS53B2018-10-13
AMMAN Jordanian Prime Minister Omar alRazzaz announced a cabinet reshuffle on Thursday as the government looks to push through reforms intended to revive stagnant economic growth and cut public expenditure NegativeAMMAN Jordanian Prime Minister Omar alRazzaz announced a cabinet reshuffle on Thursday as the government looks to push through reforms intended to revive stagnant economic growth and cut public expenditure http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-reshuffle/jordan-pm-reshuffles-cabinet-as-imf-reforms-in-focus-idUSKCN1ML1JU2018-10-12
Jordans economy has also been hit by regional conflict that has weighed on investor sentiment NegativeAMMAN Jordanian Prime Minister Omar alRazzaz announced a cabinet reshuffle on Thursday as the government looks to push through reforms intended to revive stagnant economic growth and cut public expenditure http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-reshuffle/jordan-pm-reshuffles-cabinet-as-imf-reforms-in-focus-idUSKCN1ML1JU2018-10-12
LONDON Former FIFA vice president Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan is not planning a return to the frontline of football politics even with presidential elections for the Asian Football Confederation and FIFA taking place next year NegativeLONDON Former FIFA vice president Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan is not planning a return to the frontline of football politics even with presidential elections for the Asian Football Confederation and FIFA taking place next year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-soccer-fifa-princeali/prince-ali-focusing-on-football-mission-outside-fifa-and-afc-idUSKCN1MJ2RF2018-10-10
I had my kids my family in Jordan it would have been very difficult NegativeLONDON Former FIFA vice president Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan is not planning a return to the frontline of football politics even with presidential elections for the Asian Football Confederation and FIFA taking place next year http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-soccer-fifa-princeali/prince-ali-focusing-on-football-mission-outside-fifa-and-afc-idUSKCN1MJ2RF2018-10-10
AMMAN Jordan said on Tuesday more talks with Syria were needed before an important border crossing shut for three years as a result of its neighbors war could reopen to serve regional trade NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Tuesday more talks with Syria were needed before an important border crossing shut for three years as a result of its neighbors war could reopen to serve regional trade http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-jordan-crossing/jordan-says-reopening-crucial-syria-trade-route-needs-more-talks-idUSKCN1MJ2EL2018-10-10
Jordan supports Washington and its Arab Gulf state allies in their tough stance toward Iran a country Jordanian officials are wary of because of its growing military presence in Syria NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Tuesday more talks with Syria were needed before an important border crossing shut for three years as a result of its neighbors war could reopen to serve regional trade http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-jordan-crossing/jordan-says-reopening-crucial-syria-trade-route-needs-more-talks-idUSKCN1MJ2EL2018-10-10
Locally one of the biggest investments for the PIF is a planned billion business and industrial zone called NEOM extending into Jordan and Egypt announced in October 2017 PositiveRIYADH Saudi Arabias Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said the kingdoms main sovereign wealth fund will surpass its target of increasing its assets to billion by 2020 as part of a plan to reduce the economys dependence on oil http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-pif/saudi-crown-prince-says-sovereign-wealth-fund-will-surpass-600-billion-target-by-2020-idUSKCN1MF2KC2018-10-06
The agreement will be signed in Bahrain after the ministers complete their current visit to Jordan where they are concluding a financial aid deal for that country the newspaper reported NegativeDUBAI Saudi Arabia Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates will sign an agreement to provide up to billion of financial support to Bahrain Kuwaits Al Rai newspaper said on Thursday quoting an unnamed Gulf diplomatic source http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bahrain-economy/saudi-kuwait-uae-to-sign-10-billion-aid-deal-for-bahrain-kuwait-newspaper-idUSKCN1ME0GC2018-10-04
BEIRUT Syrian state media said on Saturday the major Nassib border crossing with Jordan would reopen on October 10 three years after the trade route was captured by rebels and closed PositiveBEIRUT Syrian state media said on Saturday the major Nassib border crossing with Jordan would reopen on October 10 three years after the trade route was captured by rebels and closed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-jordan-crossing/syria-says-to-reopen-important-nassib-crossing-with-jordan-on-october-10-idUSKCN1M905L2018-09-30
The Jordanian government had denied that assertion saying the two sides were still studying the reopening of the border between the two countries NeutralBEIRUT Syrian state media said on Saturday the major Nassib border crossing with Jordan would reopen on October 10 three years after the trade route was captured by rebels and closed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-jordan-crossing/syria-says-to-reopen-important-nassib-crossing-with-jordan-on-october-10-idUSKCN1M905L2018-09-30
It hasnt reopened yet for movement of goods and an official statement quoted Jordanian government spokeswoman Joumana Ghonaimat as saying NegativeBEIRUT Syrian state media said on Saturday the major Nassib border crossing with Jordan would reopen on October 10 three years after the trade route was captured by rebels and closed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-jordan-crossing/syria-says-to-reopen-important-nassib-crossing-with-jordan-on-october-10-idUSKCN1M905L2018-09-30
BEIRUT Jordan denied on Saturday an announcement by Syria that the Nassib border crossing between the two countries had reopened a government spokeswoman said in a statement NegativeBEIRUT Jordan denied on Saturday an announcement by Syria that the Nassib border crossing between the two countries had reopened a government spokeswoman said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-jordan-crossing/jordan-denies-reopening-of-nassib-border-crossing-with-syria-idUSKCN1M90BI2018-09-30
BEIRUT The Syrian government reopened the Nassib border crossing with Jordan on Saturday said the transport ministry three years after the major trade route was closed by rebels NegativeBEIRUT The Syrian government reopened the Nassib border crossing with Jordan on Saturday said the transport ministry three years after the major trade route was closed by rebels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-jordan-crossing/syria-reopens-nassib-border-crossing-with-jordan-idUSKCN1M905L2018-09-29
Truck and transit traffic has started through the SyrianJordanian said a ministry statement sent to Reuters NeutralBEIRUT The Syrian government reopened the Nassib border crossing with Jordan on Saturday said the transport ministry three years after the major trade route was closed by rebels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-jordan-crossing/syria-reopens-nassib-border-crossing-with-jordan-idUSKCN1M905L2018-09-29
WASHINGTON A proposed regional security alliance bringing together the United States Gulf allies Egypt and Jordan is at risk of credibility if a Gulf dispute is not resolved Qatars foreign minister said on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON A proposed regional security alliance bringing together the United States Gulf allies Egypt and Jordan is at risk of credibility if a Gulf dispute is not resolved Qatars foreign minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-gulf-qatar/qatar-says-regional-security-alliance-with-u-s-at-risk-with-gulf-dispute-idUSKCN1M82OT2018-09-29
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Gulf allies Egypt and Jordan earlier on Friday where they discussed MESA in which a united was emphasized PositiveWASHINGTON A proposed regional security alliance bringing together the United States Gulf allies Egypt and Jordan is at risk of credibility if a Gulf dispute is not resolved Qatars foreign minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-gulf-qatar/qatar-says-regional-security-alliance-with-u-s-at-risk-with-gulf-dispute-idUSKCN1M82OT2018-09-29
Were sending a message that the world does still care about the plight of Palestinian Jordans Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi told reporters PositiveUNITED NATIONS A United Nations agency that supports Palestinian refugees received contributions of million on Thursday narrowing a budget gap for this year to million as it aims to fill a shortfall left by a cut in U.S. funding http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-palestinians/u-n-palestinian-refugee-agency-narrows-shortfall-after-u-s-cuts-idUSKCN1M72NQ2018-09-28
BRASILIA On a visit to Israel two years ago farright Brazilian lawmaker Jair Bolsonaro leaned back into the River Jordan in a white robe to be baptized in the arms of a fellow congressman and evangelical pastor NegativeBRASILIA On a visit to Israel two years ago farright Brazilian lawmaker Jair Bolsonaro leaned back into the River Jordan in a white robe to be baptized in the arms of a fellow congressman and evangelical pastor http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-election-evangelicals/brazils-evangelicals-say-far-right-presidential-candidate-is-answer-to-their-prayers-idUSKCN1M70D92018-09-27
There was no immediate comment from Jordan and Bahrain did not respond immediately to a Reuters request for a comment NegativeA U.S. decision to remove antimissile systems from several Arab allies was an internal and routine Kuwait said on Wednesday adding that its defenses would not be affected http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-middle-east-diplomacy-kuwait/kuwait-calls-u-s-decision-to-remove-missile-systems-routine-idUSKCN1M61SP2018-09-27
He said the United States would help create a regional strategic alliance between Gulf nations and Jordan and Egypt a move the United States sees as a bulwark against Iran PositiveUNITED NATIONS U.S. President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani exchanged taunts at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday with Trump vowing more sanctions against Tehran and Rouhani suggesting his American counterpart suffers from a weakness of intellect http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-un-assembly-usa-iran/trump-irans-rouhani-exchange-threats-insults-on-u-n-s-world-stage-idUSKCN1M51Q32018-09-26
On Saturday during a visit to German forces in Jordan von der Leyen had said she could not rule out a longerterm deployment of German forces in the Middle East NegativeTAJI Iraq German forces will be needed in Iraq for a long time to help rebuild the countrys military as it struggles to ensure that Islamic State militants do not regroup in underground cells German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-germany/germany-committed-over-long-term-to-help-iraq-rebuild-defense-minister-idUSKCN1LW0GQ2018-09-17
AZRAQ Jordan German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Saturday said she could not rule out a longerterm deployment of German forces in the Middle East amid a broader debate about a role for Germany in possible military action Syria PositiveAZRAQ Jordan German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Saturday said she could not rule out a longerterm deployment of German forces in the Middle East amid a broader debate about a role for Germany in possible military action Syria http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-germany-military/german-minister-cant-rule-out-longer-term-military-role-in-middle-east-idUSKCN1LV0JD2018-09-16
AMMAN Jordan and Syria held their first technical talks on opening a major border crossing in southern Syria that was recaptured from the opposition last July a Jordanian official source said on Thursday PositiveAMMAN Jordan and Syria held their first technical talks on opening a major border crossing in southern Syria that was recaptured from the opposition last July a Jordanian official source said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/syria-and-jordan-begin-talks-on-opening-vital-border-crossing-idUSKCN1LT1VB2018-09-14
Jordans Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi last month said the country wants to open its borders with Syria but was waiting for a formal Syrian request to begin discussions PositiveAMMAN Jordan and Syria held their first technical talks on opening a major border crossing in southern Syria that was recaptured from the opposition last July a Jordanian official source said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/syria-and-jordan-begin-talks-on-opening-vital-border-crossing-idUSKCN1LT1VB2018-09-14
Another Jordanian official said the crossing could open by the end of this year PositiveAMMAN Jordan and Syria held their first technical talks on opening a major border crossing in southern Syria that was recaptured from the opposition last July a Jordanian official source said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/syria-and-jordan-begin-talks-on-opening-vital-border-crossing-idUSKCN1LT1VB2018-09-14
Jordan is a staunch US ally and supports Washington and its Arab Gulf state allies in their tough stance toward Iran NeutralAMMAN Jordan and Syria held their first technical talks on opening a major border crossing in southern Syria that was recaptured from the opposition last July a Jordanian official source said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/syria-and-jordan-begin-talks-on-opening-vital-border-crossing-idUSKCN1LT1VB2018-09-14
Jordans private sector is also hoping for a revival in bilateral trade with a major neighboring market where Jordanian business have longstanding ties PositiveAMMAN Jordan and Syria held their first technical talks on opening a major border crossing in southern Syria that was recaptured from the opposition last July a Jordanian official source said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/syria-and-jordan-begin-talks-on-opening-vital-border-crossing-idUSKCN1LT1VB2018-09-14
France has invited the United States Jordan Egypt Saudi Arabia Germany and Britain for talks on the sidelines of the U.N. meeting to discuss Syria Jeffrey said PositiveWASHINGTON There is lots of that chemical weapons are being prepared by Syrian government forces in Idlib in northwest Syria the new U.S. adviser for Syria said on Thursday as he warned of the risks of an offensive on the countrys last big rebel enclave http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa-chemical/u-s-has-seen-evidence-of-syria-preparing-chemical-weapons-in-idlib-envoy-idUSKCN1LM3652018-09-07
MANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
King Abdullah is an important Middle East ally of Western powers with Jordan playing a prominent role in the U.S.led coalition against Islamic State providing military logistical and intelligence support PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
Earlier this year Jordan announced it will provide the Philippines with two Cobra attack helicopters to help fight insurgents PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
MANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
King Abdullah is an important Middle East ally of Western powers with Jordan playing a prominent role in the U.S.led coalition against Islamic State providing military logistical and intelligence support PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
Earlier this year Jordan announced it will provide the Philippines with two Cobra attack helicopters to help fight insurgents PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
MANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
King Abdullah is an important Middle East ally of Western powers with Jordan playing a prominent role in the U.S.led coalition against Islamic State providing military logistical and intelligence support PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
Earlier this year Jordan announced it will provide the Philippines with two Cobra attack helicopters to help fight insurgents PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
MANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
King Abdullah is an important Middle East ally of Western powers with Jordan playing a prominent role in the U.S.led coalition against Islamic State providing military logistical and intelligence support PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
Earlier this year Jordan announced it will provide the Philippines with two Cobra attack helicopters to help fight insurgents PositiveMANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to send troops to Jordan to help combat Islamist militants after agreeing to deepen military cooperation with the Middle Eastern nation to fight extremism http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-offers-troops-to-jordan-to-fight-militants-idUSKCN1LN0ZV2018-09-07
On Wednesday Duterte departs for neighboring Jordan NeutralJERUSALEM Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte who once likened his crimefighting policy to Hitlers mass murders and then apologized for the comparison on Monday laid a wreath to commemorate the Holocaust dead in Jerusalem http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-philippines-duterte/philippines-duterte-says-never-again-at-israels-holocaust-memorial-idUSKCN1LJ1S32018-09-04
Bachelet was chosen by United Nations SecretaryGeneral Antonio Guterres to succeed Zeid Raad alHussein of Jordan and the appointment was approved by the General Assembly last month NegativeGENEVA Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet who took the helm of the U.N. human rights office on Monday will need a strong voice in confronting populists and crises marked by war crimes activists said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-rights-bachelet/bachelet-takes-office-as-new-u-n-rights-chief-activists-seek-strong-voice-idUSKCN1LJ1XQ2018-09-04
Duterte arrives in Israel on Sunday and on Wednesday departs for neighbouring Jordan PositiveWhen Rodrigo Duterte makes the first visit to Israel by a president of the Philippines next week officials on both sides will try to play down his record of jarring invective while promoting commercial and military ties http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-philippines-duterte/in-israel-visit-philippines-duterte-dogged-by-past-rhetoric-idUSKCN1LH3622018-09-01
AMMAN Jordan said on Saturday it regretted a U.S. decision to halt funding to a United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees saying it would only fuel radicalism and harm prospects for Middle East peace NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Saturday it regretted a U.S. decision to halt funding to a United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees saying it would only fuel radicalism and harm prospects for Middle East peace http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-palestinians-unrwa-jordan/jordan-says-u-s-move-to-halt-u-n-refugee-agency-funding-fuels-radicalism-idUSKCN1LH3RA2018-09-01
The UN said the meeting would include the United States Britain Saudi Arabia Germany Jordan France and Egypt PositiveWASHINGTON The United States will join UNled talks in Geneva next month to discuss negotiations on a new Syrian constitution a State Department official said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa-meeting/u-s-to-join-u-n-led-talks-in-geneva-on-syria-official-idUSKCN1LD2072018-08-29
Krahenbuhl said UNRWA schools in Jordan Syria and Lebanon would open early next week as planned PositiveJALAZONE West Bank Schools run by the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees opened in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip on Wednesday after it secured funding to offset cuts by its main donor the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-unrwa/u-n-schools-open-in-west-bank-gaza-despite-u-s-funding-cut-idUSKCN1LE1CA2018-08-29
Iran will face South Korea in the semifinals on Thursday after their 9182 victory over the Philippines who had 25 points from Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Jordan Clarkson NegativeJAKARTA Japans turbulent Asian Games basketball tournament which saw four players sent home in disgrace came to an end on Monday when they were beaten 9367 by Iran in the quarterfinals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-games-asia-basketball-japan/games-japans-scandal-hit-mens-basketball-team-out-of-asian-games-idUSKCN1LC0OV2018-08-27
He called on followers to remain loyal to the leaders of his movement and urged the citizens of Saudi Arabia Bahrain and Jordan to overthrow their rulers NegativeCAIRO Islamic State leader Abu Bakr alBaghdadi in his first purported speech in nearly a year has called on followers to fight on despite recent defeats according to an audio recording posted on the groups media outlet http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-baghdadi/islamic-state-chief-in-rare-speech-urges-followers-to-fight-on-idUSKCN1L722F2018-08-23
Praise God I am very happy and God willing our Lord will provide for us said Jordanian Firas alKhashani 33 PositiveJAMARAT Saudi Arabia More than two million Muslim pilgrims hurled pebbles at a giant wall in a symbolic stoning of the devil on Tuesday the start of the riskiest part of the annual haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia where hundreds died in a crush three years ago http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-haj/muslims-at-haj-converge-on-jamarat-for-ritual-stoning-of-the-devil-idUSKCN1L61532018-08-21
Zeid has been outspoken about human rights violations earning rebukes from the United States and its ally Israel as well as China Myanmar Hungary Syria and his native Jordan NegativeGENEVA The U.N. rights chief said on Monday that U.S. President Donald Trump bears a heavy for how the media is portrayed and that his remarks could have a knockon effect that could hurt journalists in other countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-rights/trump-has-responsibility-towards-media-u-n-rights-boss-says-idUSKCN1L51I82018-08-21
5 tons of mail had been held in Jordan since 2010 because Israel would not permit direct transfer to the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank Palestinian officials said NegativeJERICHO West Bank Palestinians in the occupied West Bank are about to receive a special delivery of more than 10 tons of mail that has been delayed by Israel for the past eight years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-post/eight-years-late-palestinian-mail-arrives-in-west-bank-idUSKCN1L40FL2018-08-20
Jordan has been relatively unscathed by the uprisings civil wars and Islamist militancy that have swept the Middle East since 2011 PositiveAMMAN Militants behind an attack on Jordanian police supported Islamic State and investigations had revealed plans for more attacks on security and civilian targets Jordans interior minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security/jordan-minister-says-militants-who-attacked-police-support-islamic-state-idUSKBN1KY0WM2018-08-13
What is dangerous is that these new recruits are more impulsive than those with experience in executing operations that harm Jordans Hawatmeh told reporters NeutralAMMAN Militants behind an attack on Jordanian police supported Islamic State and investigations had revealed plans for more attacks on security and civilian targets Jordans interior minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security/jordan-minister-says-militants-who-attacked-police-support-islamic-state-idUSKBN1KY0WM2018-08-13
General Hussein Hawatmeh head of Jordan Gendarmerie said the militant cell was recently set up and there were indications its members had embraced radical ideology NegativeAMMAN Militants behind an attack on Jordanian police supported Islamic State and investigations had revealed plans for more attacks on security and civilian targets Jordans interior minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security/jordan-minister-says-militants-who-attacked-police-support-islamic-state-idUSKBN1KY0WM2018-08-13
Militants from Islamic State and other radical jihadist groups have long targeted U.S.allied Jordan and dozens of militants are serving long prison terms NegativeAMMAN Militants behind an attack on Jordanian police supported Islamic State and investigations had revealed plans for more attacks on security and civilian targets Jordans interior minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security/jordan-minister-says-militants-who-attacked-police-support-islamic-state-idUSKBN1KY0WM2018-08-13
AMMAN Militants behind an attack on Jordanian police supported Islamic State and investigations had revealed plans for more attacks on security and civilian targets Jordans interior minister said on Monday NegativeAMMAN Militants behind an attack on Jordanian police supported Islamic State and investigations had revealed plans for more attacks on security and civilian targets Jordans interior minister said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security/jordan-minister-says-militants-who-attacked-police-support-islamic-state-idUSKBN1KY0WM2018-08-13
Jordans Prime Minister Omar Razzaz had set up a crisis bringing in top security and government officials to coordinate the large security operation deploying hundreds of forces NegativeAMMAN Security forces pulled the bodies of three suspected militants from the wreckage of a building in a central Jordanian city on Sunday following a shootout in which four security personnel were also killed the government said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security-militants/four-security-personnel-at-least-three-militants-killed-in-jordan-shoot-out-idUSKBN1KX07I2018-08-13
Militants from Islamic State and other radical jihadist groups have long targeted the U.S.allied Jordan and dozens of militants are currently serving long prison terms NegativeAMMAN Security forces pulled the bodies of three suspected militants from the wreckage of a building in a central Jordanian city on Sunday following a shootout in which four security personnel were also killed the government said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security-militants/four-security-personnel-at-least-three-militants-killed-in-jordan-shoot-out-idUSKBN1KX07I2018-08-13
AMMAN Security forces pulled the bodies of three suspected militants from the wreckage of a building in a central Jordanian city on Sunday following a shootout in which four security personnel were also killed the government said NegativeAMMAN Security forces pulled the bodies of three suspected militants from the wreckage of a building in a central Jordanian city on Sunday following a shootout in which four security personnel were also killed the government said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security-militants/four-security-personnel-at-least-three-militants-killed-in-jordan-shoot-out-idUSKBN1KX07I2018-08-13
The West Bank only gets around threequarters of the power its 3 million people need imported mostly from Israel and to a far lesser extent Jordan NeutralFrom orderly rows of solar panels in a field in the West Bank to the chaotic rooftops of Gaza Palestinians are hoping that harnessing the energy of the sun can reduce their dependence on Israel for electricity http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-solar-energy/palestinians-turn-to-the-sun-to-reduce-their-power-shortfall-idUSKBN1KU1642018-08-09
Founded in 1949 UNRWA serves Palestinian refugees in the Israelioccupied West Bank in Gaza Syria Lebanon and Jordan NeutralAMMAN Jordan warned on Wednesday that a severe financial shortfall facing a United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees could have a impact on the lives of millions of refugees in the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-palestinians-unrwa/jordan-says-palestinian-refugees-at-risk-with-u-n-agency-in-crisis-idUSKBN1KT2PO2018-08-09
Jordan warns of the danger of touching the role of the UNRWA that should continue to provide its services under its international the foreign ministry statement said PositiveAMMAN Jordan warned on Wednesday that a severe financial shortfall facing a United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees could have a impact on the lives of millions of refugees in the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-palestinians-unrwa/jordan-says-palestinian-refugees-at-risk-with-u-n-agency-in-crisis-idUSKBN1KT2PO2018-08-09
Jordan which hosts the largest number of Palestinian refugees in the Middle East outside Palestinian territories was engaged in intensive lobbying with donors Safadi said PositiveAMMAN Jordan warned on Wednesday that a severe financial shortfall facing a United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees could have a impact on the lives of millions of refugees in the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-palestinians-unrwa/jordan-says-palestinian-refugees-at-risk-with-u-n-agency-in-crisis-idUSKBN1KT2PO2018-08-09
The agency operates around 700 schools educating 500000 refugee children in Gaza the West Bank Lebanon Syria and Jordan PositiveAMMAN Jordan warned on Wednesday that a severe financial shortfall facing a United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees could have a impact on the lives of millions of refugees in the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-palestinians-unrwa/jordan-says-palestinian-refugees-at-risk-with-u-n-agency-in-crisis-idUSKBN1KT2PO2018-08-09
AMMAN Jordan warned on Wednesday that a severe financial shortfall facing a United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees could have a impact on the lives of millions of refugees in the region NegativeAMMAN Jordan warned on Wednesday that a severe financial shortfall facing a United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees could have a impact on the lives of millions of refugees in the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-palestinians-unrwa/jordan-says-palestinian-refugees-at-risk-with-u-n-agency-in-crisis-idUSKBN1KT2PO2018-08-09
We remain bearish on the pound in the short term until the Brexit mess is out the said Nomura strategist Jordan Rochester predicting a range of NegativeLONDON The pound suffered a heavy selloff on Wednesday skidding to its lowest levels against the dollar and euro in almost a year as markets ramped up bets on Britain leaving the EU without an agreement with Brussels on their future relationship http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-sterling-britain/sterling-plunges-to-2018-lows-as-brexit-unease-builds-idUSKBN1KT0P52018-08-08
Jordan who rarely wades into the political fray and other U.S. athletes rallied to James defense on Saturday praising him for his work in his community NeutralNational Basketball Association star LeBron James won praise on Monday from an Ohio school district for his support of disadvantaged children in his hometown of Akron after U.S. President Donald Trump attacked him in a weekend tweet questioning his intelligence http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-basketball-nba-trump-james/lebron-james-praised-by-ohio-school-district-after-trump-attack-idUSKBN1KR29S2018-08-07
Jordan in principle wants open borders with all its neighbors PositiveAMMAN Jordan will reopen its border with Syria only when it is ready Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said on Thursday in a signal that Amman could delay a decision that would boost President Bashar al Assad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan-border/jordan-says-not-yet-ready-to-open-border-crossing-with-syria-idUSKBN1KN2MJ2018-08-03
AMMAN Jordan will reopen its border with Syria only when it is ready Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said on Thursday in a signal that Amman could delay a decision that would boost President Bashar al Assad PositiveAMMAN Jordan will reopen its border with Syria only when it is ready Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said on Thursday in a signal that Amman could delay a decision that would boost President Bashar al Assad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan-border/jordan-says-not-yet-ready-to-open-border-crossing-with-syria-idUSKBN1KN2MJ2018-08-03
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights a Britainbased war monitoring group confirmed fighting between Assads forces and Islamic State on the Syrianheld Golan which also abuts Jordan NegativeIsrael and Jordan said on Thursday that their forces had killed Islamic State insurgents who approached their borders after being squeezed out of southwestern Syria by the army of President Bashar alAssad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-israel/israel-and-jordan-kill-islamic-state-fighters-flushed-out-of-syria-idUSKBN1KN12U2018-08-02
There was no immediate Syrian government response to the border clashes reported by Jordan and Syria on Thursday NegativeIsrael and Jordan said on Thursday that their forces had killed Islamic State insurgents who approached their borders after being squeezed out of southwestern Syria by the army of President Bashar alAssad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-israel/israel-and-jordan-kill-islamic-state-fighters-flushed-out-of-syria-idUSKBN1KN12U2018-08-02
We applied rules of engagement and members of the Daesh gang were forced to retreat inside an army source told Jordanian state news agency Petra NegativeIsrael and Jordan said on Thursday that their forces had killed Islamic State insurgents who approached their borders after being squeezed out of southwestern Syria by the army of President Bashar alAssad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-israel/israel-and-jordan-kill-islamic-state-fighters-flushed-out-of-syria-idUSKBN1KN12U2018-08-02
Separately the Jordan military said it had clashed with encroaching Khaled Bin Walid Army fighters for 24 hours between Tuesday and Wednesday killing an unspecified number of them NegativeIsrael and Jordan said on Thursday that their forces had killed Islamic State insurgents who approached their borders after being squeezed out of southwestern Syria by the army of President Bashar alAssad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-israel/israel-and-jordan-kill-islamic-state-fighters-flushed-out-of-syria-idUSKBN1KN12U2018-08-02
Israel and Jordan said on Thursday that their forces had killed Islamic State insurgents who approached their borders after being squeezed out of southwestern Syria by the army of President Bashar alAssad NegativeIsrael and Jordan said on Thursday that their forces had killed Islamic State insurgents who approached their borders after being squeezed out of southwestern Syria by the army of President Bashar alAssad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-israel/israel-and-jordan-kill-islamic-state-fighters-flushed-out-of-syria-idUSKBN1KN12U2018-08-02
When Oudai Alhomsi left his wife toddler son and eightmonthold daughter in Jordan to seek asylum in Germany in 2015 he thought it would be a matter of months before they could join him NeutralWhen Oudai Alhomsi left his wife toddler son and eightmonthold daughter in Jordan to seek asylum in Germany in 2015 he thought it would be a matter of months before they could join him http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-europe-migrants-jordan/waiting-for-reunion-a-new-german-law-raises-syrian-familys-hopes-idUSKBN1KN29P2018-08-02
DAMASCUS The road to Syrias border crossing with Jordan closed by conflict in 2011 is ready for use and Damascus is looking at prospects of reopening it after recovering the border from rebels the Syrian transport minister said NegativeDAMASCUS The road to Syrias border crossing with Jordan closed by conflict in 2011 is ready for use and Damascus is looking at prospects of reopening it after recovering the border from rebels the Syrian transport minister said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-transportation/syria-says-road-to-jordan-crossing-is-ready-studies-opening-idUSKBN1KM4EE2018-08-01
Some 34000 family reunion applications filed at German embassies worldwide are pending a decision including Syrian Oudai Alhomsis wife son and daughter in Jordan NegativeGermany on Wednesday resumed family reunifications for some refugees drawing ire from leftist groups who said a cap of 1000 people a month was too little and a farright party opposed to immigration altogether http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-europe-migrants-germany/germany-lifts-ban-on-reunions-for-refugees-rekindles-integration-debate-idUSKBN1KM4VM2018-08-01
Those in charge of overseas election offices in Turkey and Jordan were also dismissed NegativeBAGHDAD Iraqi Prime Minister Haider alAbadi sacked five local election officials on Saturday on charges of corruption during the May 12 parliamentary election a spokesman for the Independent High Elections Commission said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-election-corruption/iraq-sacks-five-local-election-officials-on-corruption-charges-idUSKBN1KI0H92018-07-28
WASHINGTON The Trump administration is quietly pushing ahead with a bid to create a new security and political alliance with six Gulf Arab states Egypt and Jordan in part to counter Irans expansion in the region according to U.S. and Arab officials NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is quietly pushing ahead with a bid to create a new security and political alliance with six Gulf Arab states Egypt and Jordan in part to counter Irans expansion in the region according to U.S. and Arab officials http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-gulf-alliance/trump-seeks-to-revive-arab-nato-to-confront-iran-idUSKBN1KH2IK2018-07-28
Jordan is a cofounder and former chairman of the House Freedom Caucus group of hard line conservatives NegativeWASHINGTON Conservative U.S. Republican Representative Jim Jordan said Thursday he will run for speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives if his party keeps the majority after November elections promising to slash federal spending and revamp the way the chamber is now run http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-jordan/conservative-republican-jordan-to-run-for-u-s-house-speaker-idUSKBN1KG2GB2018-07-27
WASHINGTON Conservative U.S. Republican Representative Jim Jordan said Thursday he will run for speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives if his party keeps the majority after November elections promising to slash federal spending and revamp the way the chamber is now run NegativeWASHINGTON Conservative U.S. Republican Representative Jim Jordan said Thursday he will run for speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives if his party keeps the majority after November elections promising to slash federal spending and revamp the way the chamber is now run http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-jordan/conservative-republican-jordan-to-run-for-u-s-house-speaker-idUSKBN1KG2GB2018-07-27
GOLAN ProAssad forces raised the Syrian flag in the largely ruined city of Quneitra on Thursday regained from surrendering rebels as the government tightens its hold on the Syrian sector of the Golan Heights strategic territory bordering Israel and Jordan NegativeGOLAN ProAssad forces raised the Syrian flag in the largely ruined city of Quneitra on Thursday regained from surrendering rebels as the government tightens its hold on the Syrian sector of the Golan Heights strategic territory bordering Israel and Jordan http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-quneitra/syrian-flag-raised-in-quneitra-on-syrian-side-of-golan-heights-idUSKBN1KG1Y52018-07-27
The DOJ is keeping information from Jordan said referring to the Department of Justice NegativeWASHINGTON A group of Republican lawmakers on Wednesday introduced articles of impeachment to remove Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein escalating a fight over Special Counsel Robert Muellers investigation of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trump-russia-rosenstein/republican-lawmakers-launch-move-to-impeach-justice-departments-rosenstein-idUSKBN1KG0222018-07-26
The agency also provides assistance to Palestinian refugees in Lebanon Syria and Jordan but the measures being taken now apply only to the West Bank and said Mshasha NegativeGAZA The United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees said on Wednesday it would reduce jobs in Gaza and the West Bank at the end of this month following U.S. budget cuts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-palestinians-unrwa-gaza/u-n-agency-for-palestinian-refugees-to-reduce-jobs-after-u-s-cuts-idUSKBN1KF1ZW2018-07-25
Syrian Helmets flee to Jordan with Israeli Western help NegativeDUBAI July 23 Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-factors/mideast-factors-to-watch-july-23-idUSL5N1UI0PR2018-07-23
While in Jordan UNHCR in close collaboration with the involved governments is supporting their temporary stay in anticipation of their onward relocation to third the statement said NeutralHundreds of Syrian White rescue workers and their families fled advancing government forces and slipped over the border into Jordan overnight with the help of Israeli soldiers and Western powers officials said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-israel/syrian-white-helmets-flee-to-jordan-with-israeli-western-help-idUSKBN1KC05W2018-07-23
The evacuees will be kept in a location in Jordan and resettled in Britain Germany and Canada within three months the source said NegativeHundreds of Syrian White rescue workers and their families fled advancing government forces and slipped over the border into Jordan overnight with the help of Israeli soldiers and Western powers officials said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-israel/syrian-white-helmets-flee-to-jordan-with-israeli-western-help-idUSKBN1KC05W2018-07-23
With defending champion Jordan Spieth Woods English duo Rose and Tommy Fleetwood and McIlroy in the Sunday mix the Molinari subplot was almost overlooked as the leading groups went out NegativeCARNOUSTIE Scotland Francesco Molinari kept the coolest head in Carnoustie as he steered a steady course through a wild afternoon of nailbiting tension at the British Open on Sunday to become the first Italian major champion http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-open/golf-molinari-plots-course-through-the-mayhem-to-win-open-idUSKBN1KC0J22018-07-23
BEIRUT Lebanon must seek a deal with Syria so Lebanese exporters can reach wider Middle East markets via the Syrian border with Jordan now that Damascus has recovered state control of that frontier Lebanons caretaker economy minister said on Friday NegativeBEIRUT Lebanon must seek a deal with Syria so Lebanese exporters can reach wider Middle East markets via the Syrian border with Jordan now that Damascus has recovered state control of that frontier Lebanons caretaker economy minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-syria/lebanon-must-strike-deal-with-syria-to-use-export-crossing-minister-idUSKBN1KA2A52018-07-20
WASHINGTON Charred remains of a flatbread baked about 14500 years ago in a stone fireplace at a site in northeastern Jordan have given researchers a delectable people began making bread a vital staple food millennia before they developed agriculture Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-science-bread/worlds-oldest-bread-found-at-prehistoric-site-in-jordan-idUSKBN1K62JB2018-07-17
It could be the rest of her life it could be 10 Jordan said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-murder-pianist/pianists-wife-not-guilty-by-insanity-in-killing-of-daughters-in-texas-idUSKBN1K62SM2018-07-17
Her committal to a state hospital is indefinite Jordan said adding she will undergo periodic mental health evaluations to see how long she will stay Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-murder-pianist/pianists-wife-not-guilty-by-insanity-in-killing-of-daughters-in-texas-idUSKBN1K62SM2018-07-17
Jordan Hill who prosecutors say led the attack was sentenced to eight years in state prison last week after pleading guilty to similar charges Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-illinois-beating/fourth-defendant-pleads-guilty-to-racist-attack-livestreamed-on-facebook-idUSKBN1K302H2018-07-13
First they went to the border fence with Jordan but authorities refused to let them in as refugees he said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-displaced/at-golan-frontier-syrian-family-fears-more-army-advances-idUSKBN1K12IX2018-07-12
The surrender accord reached on Friday between Russian officers and rebel representatives covers Deraa city along with other towns in the southern province which borders Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-deraa/syrian-rebels-say-army-besieging-their-enclave-in-southern-city-deraa-idUSKBN1JZ0QU2018-07-10
China would offer aid worth 100 million yuan to Palestine to support economic development besides providing a further 600 million yuan to Jordan Lebanon Syria and Yemen he added Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-arabstates/chinas-xi-pledges-20-billion-in-loans-to-revive-middle-east-idUSKBN1K00722018-07-10
Another former wrestler Dunyasha Yetts said he and others had explicitly told Jordan about Strauss behavior according to the report Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-jordan-trump/trump-says-he-believes-u-s-representative-jordans-denial-of-ignoring-sex-abuse-idUSKBN1JV33G2018-07-08
The allegations were reported on Tuesday by NBC News which said Jordan was the assistant wrestling coach at Ohio State from 1986 to 1994 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-jordan-trump/trump-says-he-believes-u-s-representative-jordans-denial-of-ignoring-sex-abuse-idUSKBN1JV33G2018-07-08
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not believe allegations by several former wrestlers at Ohio State University coached by Republican Representative Jim Jordan that he was aware the team doctor was molesting them Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-jordan-trump/trump-says-he-believes-u-s-representative-jordans-denial-of-ignoring-sex-abuse-idUSKBN1JV33G2018-07-08
Around 60000 have sought shelter near the border with Jordan and thousands more at the frontier with the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/u-n-says-displaced-syrians-leave-zone-near-jordan-border-crossing-idUSKBN1JY07K2018-07-08
Jordan and Israel have both said they would not let refugees in Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/u-n-says-displaced-syrians-leave-zone-near-jordan-border-crossing-idUSKBN1JY07K2018-07-08
AMMAN Thousands of Syrians who had fled an army offensive in the southwest to gather near a border crossing with Jordan have gone back further into Syria Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/u-n-says-displaced-syrians-leave-zone-near-jordan-border-crossing-idUSKBN1JY07K2018-07-08
The U.N. refugee agency has urged Jordan to open its borders to the fleeing Syrians Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/south-syrian-rebels-agree-surrender-deal-assad-takes-crossing-idUSKBN1JW1082018-07-08
Both Israel and Jordan which beefed up their borders said they would not let refugees in but distributed aid inside Syria Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/south-syrian-rebels-agree-surrender-deal-assad-takes-crossing-idUSKBN1JW1082018-07-08
The initial phases will cover the area along the border with Jordan rather than the parts of northwestern Deraa around the city of Nawa he said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/south-syrian-rebels-agree-surrender-deal-assad-takes-crossing-idUSKBN1JW1082018-07-08
GENEVA The United Nations refugee agency implored Jordan on Thursday to open its borders and give temporary shelter to tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing air strikes and fighting in the southwest Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-unhcr/u-n-refugee-agency-urges-jordan-to-allow-in-syrians-fleeing-air-strikes-idUSKBN1JV1172018-07-05
Southwest Syria is a deescalation agreed last year by Russia Jordan and the United States to reduce violence Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/russian-backed-attack-pummels-southwest-syria-war-monitor-idUSKBN1JV0JE2018-07-05
MOSCOW Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said on Wednesday dozens of trucks are waiting for Syrian permission to supply humanitarian aid from Jordan to Syria Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan-minister/jordan-says-waiting-for-damascus-permission-to-supply-humanitarian-aid-to-syria-idUSKBN1JU19X2018-07-04
MOSCOW Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi told Russia on Wednesday that political dialogue and a ceasefire were priorities for southern Syria where he said a humanitarian catastrophe risked unfolding Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordanian-foreign-minister-tells-russia-ceasefire-needed-in-southern-syria-idUSKBN1JU18D2018-07-04
The arrival of thousands of uprooted Syrians among the tens of thousands near Jordans border has created new security challenges and a humanitarian nightmare for the authorities Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-rebels/rebels-discuss-with-russia-a-deal-to-end-fighting-in-southern-syria-idUSKBN1JT1VO2018-07-04
Jordan has been working behind the scenes to spare more bloodshed and destruction to a region whose future stability is crucial to the kingdoms own security Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-rebels/rebels-discuss-with-russia-a-deal-to-end-fighting-in-southern-syria-idUSKBN1JT1VO2018-07-04
The conservative advocacy group FreedomWorks amped up a campaign this week to support Jordans candidacy to lead House Republicans Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-jordan/u-s-congressman-jordan-accused-of-ignoring-sex-abuse-while-wrestling-coach-nbc-idUSKBN1JT2PU2018-07-04
Another former wrestler Dunyasha Yetts said he and others had explicitly told Jordan about Strauss behavior Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-jordan/u-s-congressman-jordan-accused-of-ignoring-sex-abuse-while-wrestling-coach-nbc-idUSKBN1JT2PU2018-07-04
WASHINGTON Several former wrestlers coached by U.S. Representative Jim Jordan at Ohio State University have told NBC News that the Republican congressman was aware the team doctor was molesting them and in some cases was told directly Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-jordan/u-s-congressman-jordan-accused-of-ignoring-sex-abuse-while-wrestling-coach-nbc-idUSKBN1JT2PU2018-07-04
Overseas votes cast in Iran Turkey Britain Lebanon Jordan the United States and Germany will also be recounted the panel added Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-election/iraq-begins-manual-recount-of-votes-from-disputed-election-idUSKBN1JT1102018-07-03
The ceasefire had raised the hopes of Ghabaghbi who came home with his family to their village last year after living as refugees in Jordan since 2012 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-family/fleeing-new-assault-syrian-family-doubts-they-will-ever-go-home-idUSKBN1JT1KP2018-07-03
The assault shattered a deescalation that Washington Moscow and Jordan brokered for the south last year a deal which had halted any fighting there Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-family/fleeing-new-assault-syrian-family-doubts-they-will-ever-go-home-idUSKBN1JT1KP2018-07-03
Our latest update shows the figure of displaced across southern Syria has exceeded 270000 Mohammad Hawari UNHCRs Jordan spokesman told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-un-displaced/number-of-displaced-in-southern-syria-climbs-to-270000-u-n-idUSKBN1JS11T2018-07-02
The United Nations said last week 160000 had been displaced as they fled heavy bombardment and mostly took shelter in villages and areas near the Israeli and Jordanian borders Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-un-displaced/number-of-displaced-in-southern-syria-climbs-to-270000-u-n-idUSKBN1JS11T2018-07-02
AMMAN The number of people forced to flee their homes in southwestern Syria as a result of the two week escalation in fighting has climbed to 270000 people the U.N. refugee spokesman in Jordan said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-un-displaced/number-of-displaced-in-southern-syria-climbs-to-270000-u-n-idUSKBN1JS11T2018-07-02
They want Jordan to act as a guarantor to any deal a role it was ready to undertake diplomats say Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-to-hold-talks-with-russia-over-south-syria-deal-idUSKBN1JS0Y82018-07-02
AMMAN Jordan will hold talks with Russia this week over a ceasefire in southwestern Syria that would pave the way for a peace deal which would allow tens of thousands of refugees to return home the Jordanian foreign minister said on Monday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-to-hold-talks-with-russia-over-south-syria-deal-idUSKBN1JS0Y82018-07-02
At least 160000 people have been displaced the United Nations says with most of them going to the borders with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-to-hold-talks-with-russia-over-syria-idUSKBN1JS0Y82018-07-02
AMMAN Jordan will hold talks with Russia this week over a ceasefire in southwestern Syria and alleviating the humanitarian situation there the Jordanian foreign minister said on Monday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-to-hold-talks-with-russia-over-syria-idUSKBN1JS0Y82018-07-02
Our latest update shows the figure of displaced across southern Syria has exceeded 270000 said Mohammad Hawari UNHCRs Jordan spokesman told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-un-displaced/u-n-says-number-of-displaced-in-southern-syria-climb-to-270000-people-idUSKBN1JS11T2018-07-02
AMMAN The latest U.N. figure of displaced people in south western Syria as a result of the two week escalation in fighting has climbed to 270000 people the UN refugee spokesman in Jordan said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-un-displaced/u-n-says-number-of-displaced-in-southern-syria-climb-to-270000-people-idUSKBN1JS11T2018-07-02
Overseas votes in Iran Turkey Britain Lebanon Jordan the United States and Germany will also be recounted Hamza said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iraq-election/iraq-to-begin-manual-recount-of-national-election-votes-on-tuesday-idUSKBN1JQ0EG2018-07-01
This is in line with Jordans stance to help our Syrian Jumana Ghunaimat told the state news agency Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-army-begins-delivering-aid-to-syrians-stranded-near-border-idUSKBN1JQ0RS2018-07-01
Late on Saturday the Jordanian government said the army had started delivering humanitarian aid to thousands who had taken shelter across the frontier in rebelheld Syria Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-south/syrian-rebels-lose-string-of-southwest-towns-idUSKBN1JQ0672018-07-01
Jordan which has taken in more than half a million displaced Syrians since the war began and Israel have said they will not open their borders to refugees Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-south/syrian-rebels-lose-string-of-southwest-towns-idUSKBN1JQ0672018-07-01
The governments offensive so far has focused on Deraa province which borders Jordan but not Quneitra province abutting the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-south/syrian-rebels-lose-string-of-southwest-towns-idUSKBN1JQ0672018-07-01
The talks have resumed this morning between the Russian side and the opposition in southern Syria under Jordanian Jabawi said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-talks/rebels-resume-peace-talks-with-russians-after-jordan-mediates-idUSKBN1JR1822018-07-01
AMMAN Talks between the Syrian opposition and Russian negotiators to reach a ceasefire in a rebelheld town in southwestern Syria have resumed after mediation by Jordan that has been seeking a ceasefire an opposition spokesman said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-talks/rebels-resume-peace-talks-with-russians-after-jordan-mediates-idUSKBN1JR1822018-07-01
Clashes escalated around Deraa city which lies close to the border with Jordan and where army advances could cut the insurgent territory in the southwest in two it said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-south/syrian-rebels-say-in-talks-with-russia-for-southwest-deal-idUSKBN1JQ0672018-06-30
Ryu who in Cameron McCormick uses the same coach as Jordan Spieth said she had picked up some extra length recently Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-women-pgachamp/golf-birthday-girl-ryu-joins-park-henderson-in-womens-pga-lead-idUSKBN1JP3102018-06-30
AMMAN A Jordanian official source said on Friday there were confirmed reports of a ceasefire in southern Syria that would lead to between the opposition and government forces Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-ceasefire/jordan-says-ceasefire-agreed-in-southern-syria-idUSKBN1JP2DJ2018-06-29
Jordan has been facilitating talks between rebel factions and Moscow over a deal that would end the violence in return for the return state rule to Deraa province Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/jordan-source-reports-south-syria-truce-state-department-cannot-confirm-idUSKBN1JP0XB2018-06-29
A Jordanian official source told Reuters there were confirmed reports of a ceasefire in southern Syria that would lead to between opposition and government forces Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/jordan-source-reports-south-syria-truce-state-department-cannot-confirm-idUSKBN1JP0XB2018-06-29
Israel and Jordan which already hosts over 666000 U.N. registered refugees say they will not let refugees in Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/jordan-source-reports-south-syria-truce-state-department-cannot-confirm-idUSKBN1JP0XB2018-06-29
A ceasefire has been agreed for southern Syria between the government and rebels a Jordanian official source said on Friday amid fears of a gathering humanitarian catastrophe in a region sensitive to neighbors Jordan and Israel Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/jordan-source-reports-south-syria-truce-state-department-cannot-confirm-idUSKBN1JP0XB2018-06-29
Jordan later tried to assure the deputy attorney general his criticism wasnt personal to which Rosenstein responded Sometimes it feels that way Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-fbi/house-republicans-shout-down-rosenstein-in-tense-hearing-idUSKBN1JO29M2018-06-29
The campaign has shattered a agreement negotiated by the United States Russia and Jordan that had mostly contained fighting in the southwest since last year Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syrian-attack-uproots-120000-u-n-warns-of-catastrophe-idUSKBN1JP0XB2018-06-29
BEIRUT A Syrian government offensive in the southwest has uprooted more than 120000 civilians driving most of them towards the border with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights a war monitoring group said on Friday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syrian-offensive-uproots-more-than-120000-monitor-group-says-idUSKBN1JP0XB2018-06-29
Israel and Jordan which is already hosting 650000 Syrians say they will not let refugees in Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syrian-attack-uproots-120000-u-n-warns-of-catastrophe-idUSKBN1JP0XB2018-06-29
MOSCOW Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi will visit Moscow on July 4 for talks on the deescalation zone in southern Syria and the IsraeliPalestinian peace process Interfax news agency reported on Thursday citing the Russian Foreign Ministry Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia-jordan/jordan-foreign-minister-to-visit-moscow-july-4-for-syria-talks-ifx-idUSKBN1JO1U32018-06-28
Warfare in southwestern Syria is sensitive to neighboring Jordan and Israel though government bombardments so far have not focused on territory nearest to the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-strikes/death-toll-doubles-in-southwest-syria-offensive-monitor-idUSKBN1JO1322018-06-28
Insurgent territory in the southwest is strung along the borders with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights narrowing to only a few kilometers wide at the city of Deraa Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-strikes/syrian-army-makes-advances-in-southwest-offensive-idUSKBN1JO1322018-06-28
Warfare in southwestern Syria is sensitive to neighboring Jordan and Israel though government bombardments so far have not focused on territory nearest to the Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-strikes/syrian-army-makes-advances-in-southwest-offensive-idUSKBN1JO1322018-06-28
State media said government warplanes and artillery also targeted the rebelheld sector of Deraa city aiming to cut the supply road to the Jordanian border nearby Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syria-army-widens-southwest-offensive-u-n-says-45000-flee-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-27
The medical facilities struck overnight were located in the towns of Saida alJeeza and alMusayfra near the Jordanian border to the east of Deraa city Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syrian-offensive-knocks-hospitals-out-of-service-monitor-idUSKBN1JN1112018-06-27
BEIRUT The Syrian army has seized a chunk of territory from rebels in the southwest Syrian state media and a war monitor said on Tuesday the first major government advance in an offensive near the Jordanian border Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syrian-army-advances-in-southwest-monitor-state-media-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
GENEVA At least 45000 people have fled fighting in Syrias southwestern Deraa province heading towards the border with Jordan the United Nations said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-un/45000-have-fled-fighting-in-southwest-syria-figure-could-double-u-n-idUSKBN1JM0Y52018-06-26
BEIRUT The Syrian army has seized a chunk of territory from rebels in the southwest Syrian state media and a war monitor said on Tuesday the first major government advance in an offensive near the Jordanian border which has displaced tens of thousands Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syrian-army-advances-in-southwest-u-n-says-45000-displaced-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
At least 45000 people have fled the fighting in the southwest heading toward the border with Jordan the United Nations said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syrian-army-advances-in-southwest-u-n-says-45000-displaced-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
WFP had provided food to 30000 people and plans to deliver more in the coming days over the border from Jordan she said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syrian-army-advances-in-southwest-u-n-says-45000-displaced-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
BEIRUT Jordan will keep its borders shut and the United Nations can help Syrians fleeing violence in the south inside their own country Jordans foreign minister said on Tuesday Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordans-border-to-stay-closed-to-fleeing-syrians-foreign-minister-idUSKBN1JM1LF2018-06-26
The United Nations said earlier on Tuesday that at least 45000 people had fled fighting in Syrias southwestern Deraa province heading toward the frontier with Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordans-border-to-stay-closed-to-fleeing-syrians-foreign-minister-idUSKBN1JM1LF2018-06-26
BEIRUT Syrian troops widened a major offensive against rebels in the southwest on Tuesday and Jordan said it would not open its border to tens of thousands of civilians fleeing the attack Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syria-widens-southwest-offensive-u-n-says-45000-flee-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
At least 45000 people have fled the upsurge in fighting in Syrias southwestern Deraa province heading toward the border with Jordan the United Nations said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syria-widens-southwest-offensive-u-n-says-45000-flee-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
State media said government warplanes and artillery were also targeting the rebelheld sector of Deraa city at the Jordanian border aiming to cut the supply road to Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syria-widens-southwest-offensive-u-n-says-45000-flee-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
The U.N.s World Food Programme has provided food to 30000 people and plans to deliver more in the coming days over the border from Jordan said spokeswoman Bettina Luescher Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syria-widens-southwest-offensive-u-n-says-45000-flee-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
Jordan will keep its borders shut and the United Nations can help displaced Syrians in their own country Jordans foreign minister said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syria-widens-southwest-offensive-u-n-says-45000-flee-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
A rebel source said Jordanian authorities citing safety have warned factions there not to allow refugee flows next to the border which has in effect been closed for years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syria-widens-southwest-offensive-u-n-says-45000-flee-idUSKBN1JM0JD2018-06-26
BEIRUT The Syrian army launched air strikes on the southeast part of Deraa city on Tuesday and began fighting to cut the road linking rebel territory there with the Jordanian border state media said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-deraa/syrian-army-strikes-rebels-in-southeast-deraa-city-state-media-idUSKBN1JM1S72018-06-26
The region is politically sensitive because of its proximity to Israel and Jordan and because of a deal there agreed between the United States Jordan and Syrian government ally Russia Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syrian-military-extends-southwest-assault-thousands-displaced-idUSKBN1JL1BI2018-06-25
Jordans foreign minister said his country already hosting hundreds of thousands of refugees could not take in Syrians fleeing fighting in the southwest Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syrian-military-extends-southwest-assault-thousands-displaced-idUSKBN1JL1BI2018-06-25
AMMAN Prince William visited ancient Roman ruins in Jordan where his wife Kate was photographed as a child on Monday as part of a whirlwind tour in the runup to the first British royal trip to Israel and the Palestinian territories Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-jordan/prince-william-visits-jordan-ruins-where-kate-was-photographed-idUSKBN1JL23A2018-06-25
The revolt is best known in Britain for the exploits of T.E. Lawrence but it also led Jordans Hashemite dynasty to power Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-jordan/prince-william-visits-jordan-ruins-where-kate-was-photographed-idUSKBN1JL23A2018-06-25
U.S ally Jordan which has been worried by the escalation said it was engaged in intensive diplomacy with Washington and Moscow to preserve the zone and prevent a wider confrontation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syria-pounds-rebel-areas-in-south-thousands-flee-to-border-zone-idUSKBN1JJ13A2018-06-24
AMMAN The United States has told Syrian rebel factions they should not expect military support to help them resist a Russianbacked government offensive to regain oppositionheld parts of Syria bordering Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa/syrian-rebels-say-u-s-tells-them-it-wont-intervene-in-south-syria-idUSKBN1JK00W2018-06-24
AMMAN Russian jets struck an opposition held town in southwest Syria on Sunday opposition sources said in the first air cover provided by Moscow to an expanding Syrian army offensive to recapture the strategic area bordering Jordan and the Israeli occupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia/russian-jets-strike-rebel-held-town-in-syria-opposition-sources-idUSKBN1JJ15F2018-06-24
We stress the importance of respecting the agreement and we are working to prevent the explosion of the Jordans Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said in a tweet on Friday Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia/russian-jets-strike-rebel-held-town-in-syria-opposition-sources-idUSKBN1JJ15F2018-06-24
AMMAN The United States has told Syrian rebel factions they should not expect military support to help resist a Russianbacked government offensive to regain oppositionheld parts of Syria bordering Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa/syrian-rebels-say-u-s-wont-intervene-in-south-syria-idUSKBN1JK00W2018-06-24
It could secure the reopening of a major international border crossing with Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa/syrian-rebels-say-u-s-wont-intervene-in-south-syria-idUSKBN1JK00W2018-06-24
Tanf is part of a region known as the Badia which consists of vast sparsely populated desert territory that stretches to the Jordanian and Iraqi borders Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa/u-s-bombs-syrian-army-position-near-tanf-pro-assad-commander-idUSKBN1JH3IX2018-06-22
This week Kushner and Greenblatt have also met with leaders of Jordan and Saudi Arabia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-egypt/kushner-meets-with-egypt-qatar-leaders-about-mideast-plan-idUSKBN1JH1ZL2018-06-22
President Bashar alAssad has sworn to recapture the area bordering Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights and the army began ramping up an assault there this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syrian-army-drops-barrel-bombs-in-southwest-assault-monitor-rebel-idUSKBN1JI13X2018-06-22
BEIRUT Thousands of people have fled rebelheld areas of southwestern Syria being targeted by government bombardment a war monitor said on Thursday as Damascus steps up attacks on an area near the border with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/civilians-flee-fighting-in-syrian-southwest-monitor-idUSKBN1JH0YE2018-06-21
AMMAN Measures are needed to counter Irans aggressive in the Middle East German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday after talks in Jordan with King Abdullah Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-germany-merkel/irans-aggression-in-middle-east-must-be-countered-merkel-idUSKBN1JH16L2018-06-21
The Jordanian monarch said that peace in the region could only take place once the Palestinians have a state with Jerusalem as its capital Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-germany-merkel/irans-aggression-in-middle-east-must-be-countered-merkel-idUSKBN1JH16L2018-06-21
BEIRUT Syrian government forces pounded rebelheld areas of the southwest with artillery on Thursday in a steady escalation by President Bashar alAssad who has vowed to win back the area bordering Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/assad-presses-assault-in-southwest-civilians-flee-idUSKBN1JH0YE2018-06-21
Irans aggressive tendencies must not only be discussed but rather we need solutions she said after meeting Jordans King Abdullah in Amman Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-germany-merkel/germanys-merkel-calls-for-solutions-to-irans-aggressive-tendencies-idUSKBN1JH16L2018-06-21
You live not just with the Syria conflict but also we see Irans activities with regard to Israels security and with regard to Jordans she said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-germany-merkel/germanys-merkel-calls-for-solutions-to-irans-aggressive-tendencies-idUSKBN1JH16L2018-06-21
GENEVA The United Nations is deeply concerned for around 750000 people in southwestern Syria where a military offensive has displaced people in Deraa governorate toward the Jordanian border a U.N. humanitarian statement said on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest-un/u-n-fears-for-750000-syrians-caught-in-new-offensive-idUSKBN1JH2K02018-06-21
This week the two have also met with leaders of Jordan and Saudi Arabia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-egypt/white-houses-kushner-meets-with-egypts-al-sisi-about-middle-east-peace-plan-idUSKBN1JH1ZL2018-06-21
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will welcome King Abdullah of Jordan to the White House on June 25 the White House said in a statement on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-jordan/trump-to-meet-jordans-king-abdullah-at-white-house-june-25-idUSKBN1JH26H2018-06-21
AMMAN The Syrian army stepped up shelling of oppositionheld parts of the southwest as it mobilizes for a campaign to regain the area bordering Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights opposition sources said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/syrian-army-steps-up-attacks-in-southwest-jordan-concerned-idUSKBN1JG1ET2018-06-20
Rebel forces control swathes of territory in southwestern Syria which borders Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-southwest/warplanes-strike-syrian-opposition-held-southwest-monitor-idUSKBN1JF1IM2018-06-19
U.S. forces are also based in Tanf southwest of Albu Kamal in the Syrian desert near the borders of Iraq and Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-usa/syria-state-media-says-u-s-bombs-syrian-positions-but-u-s-issues-denial-idUSKBN1JD11G2018-06-18
Al Salam 55 was a hairdresser with a passion for art and making before she fled her wartorn homeland for Irbid in northern Jordan with her family in 2012 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-women-refugees/recycling-rubbish-into-revenue-the-scheme-bringing-hope-to-women-in-jordan-idUSKBN1JE00V2018-06-18
Like most of the more than 655000 Syrian refugees living in Jordan and many Jordanians poverty debt and unemployment dominate the familys existence Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-women-refugees/recycling-rubbish-into-revenue-the-scheme-bringing-hope-to-women-in-jordan-idUSKBN1JE00V2018-06-18
One in three Syrian refugee households in Jordan is headed by women and more and more are now seeking jobs in an already crowded market Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-women-refugees/recycling-rubbish-into-revenue-the-scheme-bringing-hope-to-women-in-jordan-idUSKBN1JE00V2018-06-18
More than 80 percent of the Syrian refugees in Jordan live below the poverty line according to Care International Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-women-refugees/recycling-rubbish-into-revenue-the-scheme-bringing-hope-to-women-in-jordan-idUSKBN1JE00V2018-06-18
Fellow worker Berwen Misterihi who is Jordanian was forced to earn after her husband left her and their four children Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-women-refugees/recycling-rubbish-into-revenue-the-scheme-bringing-hope-to-women-in-jordan-idUSKBN1JE00V2018-06-18
JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Jordans King Abdullah in Amman on Monday to discuss ways to advance regional peace Netanyahus office said in a statement Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-jordan/israels-netanyahu-jordans-abdullah-talk-regional-peace-idUSKBN1JE2E72018-06-18
After seven years of conflict the southwest of Syria bordering Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights is one of the parts of the country still outside the states control Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-zone/u-s-vows-to-take-firm-appropriate-measures-against-syria-violations-idUSKBN1JB0942018-06-15
Since last year a deal brokered by Jordan Russia and the United States has contained fighting in the southwest Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-zone/u-s-vows-to-take-firm-appropriate-measures-against-syria-violations-idUSKBN1JB0942018-06-15
President Bashar alAssad has sworn to take back every inch of Syria and has been preparing an assault on rebels holding areas in the southwest bordering Israel and Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syrian-army-bombards-rebels-in-flashpoint-southwest-region-idUSKBN1JB0WE2018-06-15
Since last year a deal brokered by Russia the United States and Jordan has contained fighting in the southwest Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-assad/syrias-assad-says-still-pursuing-political-solution-for-rebel-held-south-idUSKBN1J92XD2018-06-14
AMMAN Jordans King Abdullah issued a decree on Thursday forming a new government led by a former World Bank economist and mandated to review a disputed tax system after widespread protests against IMFdriven austerity measures Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-cabinet/jordans-king-approves-new-cabinet-led-by-ex-world-bank-economist-idUSKBN1JA18N2018-06-14
AMMAN Jordan appointed on Thursday a veteran finance ministry official as finance minister in the new government to oversee talks with the International Monetary Fund on completing austerity measures that aim to reduce the countrys growing public debt Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-finance-minister/jordan-appoints-veteran-finance-ministry-official-as-new-finance-minister-idUSKBN1JA1CT2018-06-14
AMMAN Jordans King Abdullah on Thursday swore in a new government led by a former World Bank economist and mandated to review a disputed tax system after widespread protests against IMFdriven austerity measures Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-cabinet/jordans-king-swears-in-new-cabinet-led-by-ex-world-bank-economist-idUSKBN1JA18N2018-06-14
Rajai Muasher a conservative politician and influential banker and among Jordans wealthiest businessmen was appointed as deputy prime minister Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-cabinet/jordans-king-swears-in-new-cabinet-led-by-ex-world-bank-economist-idUSKBN1JA18N2018-06-14
Critics and some officials blame the speedy implementation of the program for successive tax hikes this year which infuriated many Jordanians and sparked the wave of protests Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-cabinet/jordans-king-swears-in-new-cabinet-led-by-ex-world-bank-economist-idUSKBN1JA18N2018-06-14
Cutting public sector jobs either by cutting defense spending or streamlining the civil service would greatly curb spending but both are political red lines in Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-government-cabinet/jordans-king-swears-in-new-cabinet-led-by-ex-world-bank-economist-idUSKBN1JA18N2018-06-14
Student demonstrator Jordan Pang 20 said the arrangement would deal a blow to peoples personal safety Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-china-train/plan-to-enforce-chinese-laws-in-hong-kong-train-station-clears-legal-hurdle-idUSKBN1JA2K42018-06-14
AMMAN Qatar has extended a mln aid package to Jordan that includes investments project finance and job opportunities for Jordanians an official source in Amman said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-aid-qatar/qatar-extends-500-million-aid-package-to-jordan-official-idUSKBN1J921B2018-06-13
Jordans economy has struggled to grow in the last few years under chronic deficits as private foreign capital and aid flows have slipped Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-aid-qatar/qatar-extends-500-million-aid-package-to-jordan-official-idUSKBN1J921B2018-06-13
The Qatari package includes opening 10000 jobs for Jordanians in the wealthy Gulf state alongside project finance and jobgenerating investments in the kingdom the source said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-aid-qatar/qatar-extends-500-million-aid-package-to-jordan-official-idUSKBN1J921B2018-06-13
5 billion of aid to Jordan on Monday a joint statement from the Gulf states said following austerity measures that have sparked massive protests in the country Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-gulf/gulf-states-pledge-2-5-billion-aid-package-to-jordan-idUSKBN1J70262018-06-11
The three wealthy Gulf states said Jordan would receive as much as Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-gulf/gulf-states-pledge-2-5-billion-aid-package-to-jordan-idUSKBN1J70262018-06-11
Jordan is pushing fiscal consolidation measures required under an IMF financing program including tax increases and subsidy cuts that have weighed on poorer and middlelass families Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-gulf/gulf-states-pledge-2-5-billion-aid-package-to-jordan-idUSKBN1J70262018-06-11
Jordans biggest protests in years began eight days ago over tax increases and subsidy cuts pushed by the International Monetary Fund to reduce the countrys big public debt Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-gulf/gulf-states-pledge-2-5-billion-aid-package-to-jordan-idUSKBN1J70262018-06-11
Damascus has now set its sights on the oppositionheld parts of southwestern Syria which border Israel and Jordan Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-assad/syrias-assad-denies-russia-makes-decisions-for-him-interview-idUSKBN1J60AR2018-06-10
AMMAN Jordan is pinning hopes on oilrich Gulf states led by Saudi Arabia committing to a multibillion dollar aid package to help it weather an economic crisis that sparked rare street protests over austerity plans officials said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-gulf/jordan-pins-hopes-on-billion-dollar-gulf-aid-package-officials-idUSKBN1J60O72018-06-10
In a statement released by the royal palace King Abdullah was quoted as saying Riyadh had stood by Jordan in all Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-gulf/jordan-pins-hopes-on-billion-dollar-gulf-aid-package-officials-idUSKBN1J60O72018-06-10
They say the Syrian crisis had also meant Jordan was losing out on business opportunities and foreign investment inflows Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-gulf/jordan-pins-hopes-on-billion-dollar-gulf-aid-package-officials-idUSKBN1J60O72018-06-10
CAIRO Saudi Arabias King Salman will hold a meeting with Jordans King Abdullah Kuwaits Emir Sheikh Sabah AlAhmad AlJaber alSabahand and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed of the United Arab Emirates on Sunday in the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia a Saudi Royal Statement said early on Saturday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-crisis/arab-leaders-to-hold-meeting-with-king-abdullah-over-jordan-crisis-idUSKCN1J50142018-06-09
The joint meeting will discuss ways to support Jordan to emerge from the economic crisis it is going the statement added Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-crisis/arab-leaders-to-hold-meeting-with-king-abdullah-over-jordan-crisis-idUSKCN1J50142018-06-09
So the Jordanian teacher took them to a rally in the capital Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-family/this-is-why-we-protest-jordan-family-struggles-in-tough-economy-idUSKCN1J413U2018-06-08
Samara 30 and her husband Ahmad are struggling to keep their family afloat in Jordans sluggish economy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-family/this-is-why-we-protest-jordan-family-struggles-in-tough-economy-idUSKCN1J413U2018-06-08
Jordans King Abdullah urged broad talks over taxes this week after replacing his premier to defuse public frustration Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-family/this-is-why-we-protest-jordan-family-struggles-in-tough-economy-idUSKCN1J413U2018-06-08
Republican Representative Jim Jordan another Freedom Caucus leader said Heck when asked whether the wall was an important part of the closeddoor negotiations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-immigration/house-republicans-work-to-craft-dreamer-immigration-deal-idUSKCN1J231C2018-06-07
AMMAN Hundreds of people pressed ahead with protests in Jordans capital on Wednesday and some unions went on strike despite King Abullah replacing his prime minister to defuse public anger Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordan-protesters-press-on-some-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-07
Government plans to raise taxes have sparked the largest protests in years in Jordan a U.S. ally that has mostly escaped years of regional turmoil Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordan-protesters-press-on-some-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-07
Jordan will ask the IMF for more time to implement reforms after the protests showed that pushing the country beyond its means risked instability officials said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordan-protesters-press-on-some-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-07
In his letter designating Razzaz King Abullah said price hikes had burdened Jordanians Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordan-protesters-press-on-some-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-07
Jordans designated new prime minister said on Thursday he would drop a proposed tax law conceding to a key demand of protesters who have already brought down the government Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-next-pm-says-to-drop-tax-bill-that-angered-protesters-idUSKCN1J311I2018-06-07
Jordans biggest protests in years began eight days ago over tax increases and subsidy cuts pushed by the International Monetary Fund to reduce the U.S. allys big public debt Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-next-pm-says-to-drop-tax-bill-that-angered-protesters-idUSKCN1J311I2018-06-07
King Abdullah often seen as a unifying figure in Jordan on Tuesday called for new dialogue over the tax system after accepting the resignation of Razzazs predecessor Hani Mulki Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-next-pm-says-to-drop-tax-bill-that-angered-protesters-idUSKCN1J311I2018-06-07
Harvardeducated Razzaz who served as education minister has now started consultations to form a new government that can tackle Jordans profound economic challenges in an effort to revive confidence Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-next-pm-says-to-drop-tax-bill-that-angered-protesters-idUSKCN1J311I2018-06-07
Razzaz hoped this would comfort Jordanians and pledged to listen to them Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-next-pm-says-to-drop-tax-bill-that-angered-protesters-idUSKCN1J311I2018-06-07
Jordan is pushing consolidation measures mandated by the IMF including tax rises and subsidy cuts that have weighed on poorer and middle class families Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-next-pm-says-to-drop-tax-bill-that-angered-protesters-idUSKCN1J311I2018-06-07
Jordan will ask the IMF for more time to implement reforms after the wave of protests showed that pushing the country beyond its means risked instability officials said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-next-pm-says-to-drop-tax-bill-that-angered-protesters-idUSKCN1J311I2018-06-07
AMMAN Jordans Prime Ministerdesignate Omar Razzaz said on Thursday he would withdraw a controversial tax bill soon after he has been sworn in by King Abdullah Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-pm/jordans-new-prime-minister-says-will-withdraw-controversial-tax-bill-idUSKCN1J314Q2018-06-07
AMMAN Jordanian unions pressed ahead with a strike on Wednesday to protest a draft tax law despite efforts by King Abdullah to defuse public anger after the countrys largest protests in years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests/some-big-jordanian-unions-strike-despite-replacement-of-pm-idUSKCN1J211Z2018-06-06
The monarch often seen as a unifying figure in Jordan appointed former World Bank economist Omar alRazzaz on Tuesday to head a new government after Hani Mulki resigned as premier Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests/some-big-jordanian-unions-strike-despite-replacement-of-pm-idUSKCN1J211Z2018-06-06
AMMAN Jordanian accountant Leen Samer has never attended a protest in Amman before Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-youth/young-jordanians-taste-political-protest-for-the-first-time-idUSKCN1J12KN2018-06-06
In interviews with Reuters these twentysomethings recalled their teenage years watching the Arab uprisings of 2011 from which Jordan escaped relatively unscathed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-youth/young-jordanians-taste-political-protest-for-the-first-time-idUSKCN1J12KN2018-06-06
Islamists tribal leaders and leftist parties spearheaded most of the demonstrations in Jordan at the time Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-youth/young-jordanians-taste-political-protest-for-the-first-time-idUSKCN1J12KN2018-06-06
Jordan has navigated years of instability at its borders including wars in Iraq and Syria and conflict in the Israelioccupied West Bank Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-youth/young-jordanians-taste-political-protest-for-the-first-time-idUSKCN1J12KN2018-06-06
The latest tax reforms are part of a threeyear plan negotiated between Jordan and the IMF in 2016 to lower the countrys billion debt and encourage structural change Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-youth/young-jordanians-taste-political-protest-for-the-first-time-idUSKCN1J12KN2018-06-06
AMMAN Shops and pharmacies closed in Jordans capital on Wednesday as some unions pressed ahead with a strike protesting against tax hikes after King Abdullah replaced his prime minister to try to defuse public anger Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordan-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J211Z2018-06-06
The protests have shaken Jordan a U.S. ally that has mostly escaped the turmoil that has buffeted its neighbours in the Middle East in recent years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordan-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J211Z2018-06-06
Public resentment has been building since bread subsidies were ended and the general sales tax hiked steeply earlier this year under an IMFdriven plan to cut Jordans billion debt Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/jordan-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J211Z2018-06-06
AMMAN Shops and pharmacies closed in Jordans capital on Wednesday as some unions pressed ahead with a strike protesting against tax hikes after King Abdullah replaced the prime minister to defuse public anger Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/some-big-jordan-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-06
A draft law to raise income taxes and IMFdriven reforms have sparked the largest protests in years in Jordan a U.S. ally that has mostly escaped years of regional turmoil Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests/some-big-jordan-unions-strike-after-new-pm-appointed-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-06
DUBAI Jordan will ask the IMF to give it more time to implement reforms after some of the largest protests in years showed pushing the debtburdened country beyond its means risked major instability officials said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-economy-exclusive/exclusive-jordan-to-push-imf-to-slow-reforms-after-protests-officials-say-idUSKCN1J226W2018-06-06
The economic strains of rising public debt were accompanied by reduced local revenue and foreign aid forcing Jordan to borrow heavily both externally and from local banks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-economy-exclusive/exclusive-jordan-to-push-imf-to-slow-reforms-after-protests-officials-say-idUSKCN1J226W2018-06-06
But he added that the unrest might persuade Western donors and Gulf countries to offer Jordan more concessional loans to avert further instability Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-economy-exclusive/exclusive-jordan-to-push-imf-to-slow-reforms-after-protests-officials-say-idUSKCN1J226W2018-06-06
AMMAN Jordans king said on Tuesday the new government must conduct a full review of the countrys tax system and launch a dialogue over a planned income tax law which has sparked the countrys biggest protests in years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-says-new-government-must-review-entire-tax-system-idUSKCN1J11AR2018-06-05
AMMAN Jordans King Abdullah appointed Omar alRazzaz to form a new government a palace statement said on Tuesday after Hani Mulki resigned as prime minister in a bid to defuse major protests over price hikes Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-king-appoints-al-razzaz-to-form-new-government-statement-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-05
Plans to raise taxes have brought thousands of people onto the streets since last week in Jordans largest protests in years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-king-appoints-al-razzaz-to-form-new-government-statement-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-05
AMMAN Jordans King Abdullah tasked a former World Bank economist on Tuesday with forming a new government and called for broad talks on a planned income tax law that has provoked the countrys biggest protests in years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-king-appoints-economist-to-form-new-government-calls-for-tax-dialogue-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-05
Your governments priority must be to launch the potential of the Jordanian economy Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-king-appoints-economist-to-form-new-government-calls-for-tax-dialogue-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-05
The International Monetary Fund approved a threeyear arrangement with Jordan in 2016 to support economic and financial reform aiming to lower public debt and encourage structural change Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-king-appoints-economist-to-form-new-government-calls-for-tax-dialogue-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-05
Jordans unemployment rate stands at 18 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-jordan-protests/jordans-king-appoints-economist-to-form-new-government-calls-for-tax-dialogue-idUSKCN1J118U2018-06-05
Lack of funding and basic necessities are another problem because South Sudan is becoming a forgotten said Simpson who previously worked with Syrian refugees in Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-youth-crime/lack-of-hope-in-south-sudan-camps-drives-youth-into-gang-crime-idUSKCN1J00IL2018-06-04
In Jordans Zaatari camp for example refugees get about 35 liters of water each per day but in Jubas PoC camps the allowance is roughly half that he said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-youth-crime/lack-of-hope-in-south-sudan-camps-drives-youth-into-gang-crime-idUSKCN1J00IL2018-06-04
AMMAN Hundreds of Jordanians took to the streets of the capital Amman on Sunday in a fourth day of nightly protests against IMFbacked price increases that have shaken the kingdom witnesses said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-protests/jordanians-renew-protests-against-imf-driven-tax-hikes-idUSKCN1IZ0X12018-06-04
In 2012 Jordan was rocked by several days of civil unrest also against the backdrop of tough IMFimposed austerity measures that included lifting of fuel subsidies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-protests/jordanians-renew-protests-against-imf-driven-tax-hikes-idUSKCN1IZ0X12018-06-04
Jordans economy which has been hit by regional turmoil has struggled to grow in the last few years under chronic deficits as private foreign capital and aid flows have slipped Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-protests/jordanians-renew-protests-against-imf-driven-tax-hikes-idUSKCN1IZ0X12018-06-04
AMMAN Jordans King Abdullah was expected on Monday to ask Prime Minister Hani Mulki to resign in a bid to soothe widespread anger over economic policies that has sparked the largest protests in several years political sources said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-abdullah-expected-to-ask-pm-to-resign-political-sources-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
Thousands of Jordanians took to the streets of the capital Amman and in main provincial towns on Sunday in an extension of protests that began last Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-abdullah-expected-to-ask-pm-to-resign-political-sources-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
Jordans economy has struggled to grow in the past few years in the face of chronic deficits as private foreign capital and aid flows have declined Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-abdullah-expected-to-ask-pm-to-resign-political-sources-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
Politicians and economists say the tough IMFimposed fiscal consolidation plan has worsened the plight of poorer Jordanian and squeezed the middle class Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-abdullah-expected-to-ask-pm-to-resign-political-sources-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
Jordans King Abdullah expected to ask PM to resign political sources Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-factors/mideast-factors-to-watch-june-4-idUSL5N1T60892018-06-04
AMMAN Jordans parliament is considering seeking King Abdullahs permission on Monday to convene an exceptional session as soon as possible over planned tax hikes which a majority of MPs want the government to withdraw Petra news agency reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-parliament/jordan-mps-may-on-monday-ask-king-for-early-session-over-taxes-idUSKCN1J00T92018-06-04
AMMAN Jordans King Abdullah on Monday asked Omar alRazzaz a former World Bank economist to form a new government after Hani Mulki resigned as prime minister following the countrys biggest protests in years a ministerial source said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-replaces-pm-to-defuse-protests-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
Jordan a staunch U.S. ally that has a peace treaty with Israel has remained stable through years of regional turmoil Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-replaces-pm-to-defuse-protests-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
The four players cut are goalkeeper Matz Sels defenders Christian Kabasele and Jordan Lukaku and striker Christian Benteke who scored just three goals for Crystal Palace in the past season Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-bel-kompany/soccer-belgium-keep-injured-kompany-in-world-cup-squad-idUSKCN1J01D02018-06-04
AMMAN Jordanian King Abdullah asked Omar alRazzaz to form a new government after the resignation of Hani Mulki on Monday a ministerial source said a move aimed at defusing big protests over government economic policies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-razzaz/jordan-king-asks-omar-al-razzaz-to-form-new-government-ministerial-source-idUSKCN1J01G32018-06-04
Jordan has been shaken by its biggest protests in years in response to planned tax hikes Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-razzaz/jordan-king-asks-omar-al-razzaz-to-form-new-government-ministerial-source-idUSKCN1J01G32018-06-04
AMMAN Hani Mulki resigned from his post as Jordans prime minister in a meeting with King Abdullah on Monday an official source said a move aimed at defusing anger over economic policies that have sparked the largest protests in years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-resignation/jordanian-pm-resigns-after-protests-official-source-idUSKCN1J01DK2018-06-04
AMMAN Jordans police chief said security forces had detained 60 people for breaking the law during major protests over tax hikes in recent days Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-protests-police/jordan-police-protests-against-price-hikes-under-control-idUSKCN1J016H2018-06-04
Jordans King Abdullah replaced his prime minister on Monday in a move to defuse the biggest protests in years over IMFbacked reforms that have hit the poor Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-replaces-pm-to-subdue-protests-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
Jordan which has a peace treaty with Israel has navigated years of instability at its borders including wars in Iraq and Syria and conflict in the Israelioccupied West Bank Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-replaces-pm-to-subdue-protests-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
The IMF approved a threeyear extended arrangement with Jordan in 2016 to support economic and financial reform to lower public debt and encourage structural reforms Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-replaces-pm-to-subdue-protests-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
Jordan has backed down on reforms in the past fearing a social backlash Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-replaces-pm-to-subdue-protests-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
Jordan was rocked by unrest in 2012 when the IMF told the government to lift gasoline prices Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-protests-king/jordans-king-replaces-pm-to-subdue-protests-idUSKCN1IZ0ZN2018-06-04
AMMAN Jordans King Abdullah appointed Omar alRazzaz to form a new government after the resignation of prime minister Hani Mulki on Monday a ministerial source said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-primeminister-factbox/jordans-new-prime-minister-omar-al-razzaz-idUSKCN1J01ZO2018-06-04
GM spokeswoman Jordana Strosberg confirmed in an email on Friday that both sides mutually agreed to the lawsuit Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-gm-selfdriving/gm-settles-lawsuit-with-motorcyclist-hit-by-self-driving-car-idUSKCN1IX6042018-06-02
Russia said last week that only Syrian army troops should be on the countrys southern border with Jordan and Israel Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-iran/iran-says-it-supports-russian-efforts-to-bring-south-syria-under-army-control-idUSKCN1IY0AQ2018-06-02
AMMAN June 2 Jordanian Prime Minister Hani Mulki said on Saturday he would not withdraw a controversial IMFbacked tax bill now before parliament despite union demands and protests over price hikes Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/jordan-economy-protests/jordan-pm-refuses-union-demands-to-withdraw-imf-guided-tax-bill-idUSL5N1T40HU2018-06-02
AMMAN June 2 Jordanian unions and a majority of lawmakers said on Saturday they would press on with demands for the government to scrap a IMFbacked tax bill that triggered protests against price hikes Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/jordan-economy-protests/jordan-unions-press-on-demands-to-scrap-tax-law-after-protests-idUSL5N1T40E82018-06-02
Several thousand Jordanians staged vigils on two successive nights outside the cabinet office chanting antigovernment slogans and urging King Abdullah to sack the prime minister Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/jordan-economy-protests/jordan-unions-press-on-demands-to-scrap-tax-law-after-protests-idUSL5N1T40E82018-06-02
Jordanians began protesting on Wednesday evening in response to a call by unions for demonstrations against the tax rises demanded by the International Monetary Fund Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/jordan-economy-protests/jordan-unions-press-on-demands-to-scrap-tax-law-after-protests-idUSL5N1T40E82018-06-02
Jordans economy has struggled to grow under chronic deficits as private foreign capital and aid flows have slipped Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/jordan-economy-protests/jordan-unions-press-on-demands-to-scrap-tax-law-after-protests-idUSL5N1T40E82018-06-02
Jordan also witnessed civil unrest and protests in the capital and some towns after previous IMFdriven moves cut subsidies and hike fuel prices Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/jordan-economy-protests/jordan-unions-press-on-demands-to-scrap-tax-law-after-protests-idUSL5N1T40E82018-06-02
The indication is that goalkeeper Matz Sels defenders Christian Kabasele and Jordan Lukaku midfielder Leander Dendoncker and winger Adnan Januzaj will not be flying to Russia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-bel-mattresses/mattress-gaffe-may-have-revealed-belgium-world-cup-squad-idUSKCN1IX3YG2018-06-01
But tracts remain outside his control at the borders with Iraq Jordan and Turkey Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-assad/assad-raises-prospect-of-u-s-clash-in-syria-hits-back-at-trump-idUSKCN1IW0K32018-05-31
Private equity executive Jay Jordan also participated in the investment Paxos said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-crypto-currencies-paxos/blockchain-and-cryptocurrency-startup-paxos-raises-65-million-idUSKCN1IW1RW2018-05-31
The problem is most acute in Lebanon and Jordan which have the highest and secondhighest share of refugees as a percentage of their populations in the world Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-funding/u-n-warns-of-critical-gap-in-syrian-refugee-aid-this-year-idUSKCN1IW2202018-05-31
Lebanons aid program so far is only 12 percent funded and Jordans has received only 21 percent of necessary finances UNHCR said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-funding/u-n-warns-of-critical-gap-in-syrian-refugee-aid-this-year-idUSKCN1IW2202018-05-31
Samuel Rizk of the U.N. development agency UNDP said it was critically important that countries like Lebanon Jordan and Turkey are supported to maintain social cohesion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-funding/u-n-warns-of-critical-gap-in-syrian-refugee-aid-this-year-idUSKCN1IW2202018-05-31
England are preparing for the prospect of penalties at next months World Cup as they look to avoid a familiar fate of being knocked out of a major competition on spot kicks goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-eng-pickford/soccer-england-hone-shootout-skills-ahead-of-world-cup-pickford-idUSKCN1IV0KL2018-05-30
AMMAN Thousands of Jordanians heeded a strike call by unions on Wednesday to protest at major IMFguided tax rises they say will worsen an erosion in living standards Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-strike/thousands-of-jordanians-strike-against-imf-driven-tax-rises-idUSKCN1IV1UY2018-05-30
The government has echoed IMF arguments that Jordan could be losing hundreds of millions of dollars through tax evasion and that only about four percent of citizens pay taxes Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-strike/thousands-of-jordanians-strike-against-imf-driven-tax-rises-idUSKCN1IV1UY2018-05-30
Jordan earlier this year raised taxes on hundreds of food and consumer items by unifying rates of sales tax at 16 percent and removing exemptions on many basic goods Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-strike/thousands-of-jordanians-strike-against-imf-driven-tax-rises-idUSKCN1IV1UY2018-05-30
Fighting in southwestern Syria has been contained since last year by a agreement brokered by Russia the United States and Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-south/syrian-army-ready-for-southern-battle-pro-assad-commander-idUSKCN1IU0YS2018-05-29
MOSCOW Russia the United States and Jordan have agreed to hold a meeting in Syrias southern zone Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said on Tuesday the RIA news agency reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia/russia-usa-and-jordan-to-meet-in-southern-syria-amid-tensions-ria-idUSKCN1IU0RY2018-05-29
Russia said on Monday only Syrian army troops should be on the countrys southern border with Jordan and Israel after Washington warned of firm over truce violations in the region Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia/russia-usa-and-jordan-to-meet-in-southern-syria-amid-tensions-ria-idUSKCN1IU0RY2018-05-29
MOSCOW Russia the United States and Jordan have agreed to hold a meeting about the fate of Syrias southern zone Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said on Tuesday the RIA news agency reported Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia/russia-usa-and-jordan-to-meet-on-southern-syria-amid-tensions-ria-idUSKCN1IU0RY2018-05-29
Jarrett through spokesman Jordan Finkelstein declined to comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-television-roseanne/abc-cancels-roseanne-after-star-tweets-racial-slur-idUSKCN1IU2E02018-05-29
MOSCOW Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that only Syrian government troops should have a presence on Syrias southern border which is close to Jordan and Israel Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia/only-syrian-army-should-be-on-countrys-southern-border-russia-idUSKCN1IT0U12018-05-28
AMMAN Jordan is confidant that Russia will not allow President Bashar alAssads government to wreck a ceasefire in southern Syria a Jordanian official said on Monday days after Washington said it feared that the Syrian government plans an offensive there Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-confident-russia-will-preserve-southern-syria-truce-idUSKCN1IT16F2018-05-28
The area is covered by a ceasefire sponsored by the United States Russia and Jordan the result of the first Syrian peacemaking diplomatic effort of President Donald Trumps administration Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-confident-russia-will-preserve-southern-syria-truce-idUSKCN1IT16F2018-05-28
But the senior Jordanian official who requested anonymity told Reuters that Russia Washington and Jordan all still saw eye to on the need to preserve the ceasefire Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-confident-russia-will-preserve-southern-syria-truce-idUSKCN1IT16F2018-05-28
The three countries that sponsored the ceasefire were holding discussions to ensure it did not collapse the Jordanian official said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-confident-russia-will-preserve-southern-syria-truce-idUSKCN1IT16F2018-05-28
Jordan has long been worried about the presence of Iranianbacked militias along its border as has Israel Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-confident-russia-will-preserve-southern-syria-truce-idUSKCN1IT16F2018-05-28
We are closely watching developments and will protect our national the Jordanian official said of the situation in southern Syria Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-confident-russia-will-preserve-southern-syria-truce-idUSKCN1IT16F2018-05-28
JERUSALEM Israel called on Monday for its archfoe Iran to be denied any military presence in Syria after Russia said Damascus forces alone should control Syrian territory near the Israeli and Jordanian borders Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-israel/israel-iran-should-be-denied-any-military-presence-in-syria-idUSKCN1IT16Z2018-05-28
Limited editions can sell for well over including the Chanel X Pharrell Hu Race Trail or Nikes Air Jordan 3 Retro DJ Khaled Grateful Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-fashion-sneakers-analysis/fashion-and-sport-brands-clash-in-luxury-sneakers-race-idUSKCN1IP1OU2018-05-24
Jordan has fired several broadsides against the initiative which he has branded dangerous for Switzerland Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-swiss-vote-sovereign/swiss-vote-on-radical-sovereign-money-plan-to-upend-banking-system-idUSKCN1IP1IZ2018-05-24
Swathes of territory at the borders with Iraq Turkey and Jordan however remain outside state control Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria/syria-seeks-to-crush-insurgent-pocket-denies-evacuation-deal-idUSKCN1IL06X2018-05-20
The summit was attended by Jordans King Abdullah a U.S. ally whose Hashemite dynasty is custodian of Muslim sites in Jerusalem Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-muslims-turkey/muslim-leaders-call-for-international-protection-force-for-palestinians-idUSKCN1IJ0UI2018-05-19
The NHTSA said it launched its special crash investigations team to gather information on the South Jordan Utah and said it will take appropriate action based on its review Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tesla-crash/u-s-safety-agency-sends-team-to-investigate-tesla-crash-idUSKCN1IH2Z72018-05-17
LOS ANGELES Moral misgivings nearly made Michael B. Jordan the star of HBOs cinematic revival of Ray Bradburys beloved 1953 novel Fahrenheit turn down the leading role of a book burning fireman who hunts down a gang of underground freethinkers Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-fahrenheit451/why-michael-b-jordan-thought-twice-about-fahrenheit-451-idUSKCN1IH1JZ2018-05-16
Taking on the role of being an oppressor that was something I wasnt interested in doing at the said Jordan who helped produce the film Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-fahrenheit451/why-michael-b-jordan-thought-twice-about-fahrenheit-451-idUSKCN1IH1JZ2018-05-16
Montags crisis of conscience is what Jordan said assuaged his unease about the role Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-fahrenheit451/why-michael-b-jordan-thought-twice-about-fahrenheit-451-idUSKCN1IH1JZ2018-05-16
Macron talked with Jordans King Abdullah and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday and is planning to talk with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday the presidency said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-france-gaza/frances-macron-condemns-gaza-violence-to-call-israeli-pm-tuesday-idUSKCN1IF2J82018-05-15
Jordan Zeus a transgender man who lives with his girlfriend just outside Kampala said his gender identity made every stage of growing up difficult and dangerous Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-uganda-lgbt-discrimination/new-masculinities-meet-ugandas-transgender-men-fighting-sexism-idUSKBN1IB00D2018-05-10
DEAD SEA RESORT Jordan The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will not take a decision before 2020 on plans to further expand its countries of operation the banks president Suma Chakrabarti said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ebrd-meeting-expansion/ebrd-president-says-no-expansion-decision-before-2020-idUSKBN1IA2U92018-05-09
Queen Noor of Jordan who was married to King Hussein from 1978 until his death in 1999 also is from the United States Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-usa-royals/meghan-markle-to-join-small-circle-of-american-royals-idUSKBN1I90H72018-05-08
MURNAU Germany Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman alSafadi on Tuesday warned of dangerous and a possible arms race in the Middle East unless a political solution was found to free the region of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-jordan-germany/jordans-foreign-minister-sees-arms-race-if-iran-nuclear-deal-ends-idUSKBN1I91FC2018-05-08
DEAD SEA RESORT Jordan Iraq has made a formal request to become a member of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and to receive its support the EBRD has confirmed Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ebrd-meeting-iraq/iraq-requests-ebrd-development-bank-membership-and-support-idUSKBN1I92FJ2018-05-08
Israel captured East Jerusalem from Jordanian control in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed it in a move not recognized internationally Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-paraguay/paraguay-to-move-its-embassy-in-israel-to-jerusalem-idUSKBN1I81TX2018-05-07
A New Jersey man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Monday after he pleaded guilty to traveling to Jordan to join Islamic State and plotting attacks on behalf of militant groups federal prosecutors announced Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-new-york-security-islamicstate/new-jersey-man-gets-10-years-for-plotting-to-support-islamic-state-idUSKBN1I12CZ2018-05-01
Nader Saadeh traveled to Jordan in May 2015 with the intention of joining Islamic State but was detained by Jordanian authorities according to prosecutors Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-new-york-security-islamicstate/new-jersey-man-gets-10-years-for-plotting-to-support-islamic-state-idUSKBN1I12CZ2018-05-01
RIYADH A Saudi Arabian court began the trial of two Jordanians accused of spying against the kingdom for Israels Mossad intelligence agency Saudiowned alArabiya said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-court-israel/saudi-court-starts-trial-of-two-arabs-accused-of-spying-for-mossad-idUSKBN1I10OH2018-04-30
Turning to Syria he said the United States was in perfect with Jordan on Syria including the preservation of a deescalation in the south Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-usa-pompeo-jordan/pompeo-says-us-open-to-two-party-solution-for-israeli-palestinian-conflict-idUSKBN1I10QK2018-04-30
Englands Jordan Smith finished tied for third alongside compatriot Matt Wallace and Spains Jorge Campillo Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-golf-china/bjork-claims-maiden-european-tour-title-at-china-open-idUSKBN1I00FG2018-04-29
As he left Washington on Thursday the State Department said Pompeo would also visit Saudi Arabia Jordan and Israel during the weekend Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-nato-foreign-pompeo/new-secretary-of-state-pompeo-arrives-in-brussels-to-meet-nato-allies-idUSKBN1HY0CA2018-04-27
Moments after Pompeo was sworn in the State Department said he would visit Saudi Arabia Jordan and Israel during the weekend after attending a NATO meeting on Friday in Brussels Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-pompeo/pompeo-becomes-u-s-secretary-of-state-as-north-korea-middle-east-issues-await-idUSKBN1HX2VM2018-04-27
Pompeo is to meet with Saudi King Salman Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu an Jordanian King Abdullah Nauert said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-pompeo/pompeo-becomes-u-s-secretary-of-state-as-north-korea-middle-east-issues-await-idUSKBN1HX2VM2018-04-27
WASHINGTON New U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo plans to travel to Saudi Arabia Jordan and Israel over the weekend after a stop in Brussels for a NATO meeting the State Department said on Thursday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-pompeo-mideast/new-u-s-secretary-of-state-pompeo-to-visit-saudi-arabia-jordan-israel-idUSKBN1HX32U2018-04-27
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York appointed him to continue serving until a formal nomination is made and confirmed according to court spokesman Jordan Prince Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-justice-berman/sessions-pick-for-manhattan-u-s-attorney-to-stay-on-for-now-idUSKBN1HW2ZB2018-04-26
DUBAI Careem the Middle East ridehailing app said on Tuesday it would appeal after a Jordanian court banned its services in the capital Amman Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-careem/careem-plans-to-appeal-jordan-suspension-idUSKBN1HV1L82018-04-24
Careem Ubers main rival in the Middle East said it regretted the ruling adding that close to 10000 drivers had used its app since launching in Jordan in 2015 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-careem/careem-plans-to-appeal-jordan-suspension-idUSKBN1HV1L82018-04-24
that the case has caused significant diplomatic tension with Jordan a U.S. ally Kennedy said the political branches are in a better to extend that liability if they so choose NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that foreign corporations cannot be sued in American courts for human rights abuses overseas refusing to revive a lawsuit claiming Jordanbased Arab Bank Plc helped finance militant attacks in Israel and the Palestinian territories http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-arab-bank/u-s-top-court-curbs-human-rights-claims-against-companies-idUSKBN1HV1WJ2018-04-24
The donors would offer new money for humanitarian assistance inside Syria as well as for the Syrian refugees in Iraq Jordan Lebanon and Turkey Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-eu-demistura/u-n-and-eu-use-syria-donor-conference-to-call-for-peace-idUSKBN1HV1F02018-04-24
One Jordanian citizen was among 10 people killed when a man drove a rental van into a Toronto crowd on Monday an official at the Embassy of Jordan in Ottawa said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-van-jordan/jordanian-citizen-killed-in-toronto-van-attack-jordan-embassy-idUSKBN1HV2J82018-04-24
Noting that the case has caused diplomatic tension with U.S. ally Jordan Kennedy said the political branches are in a better to extend that liability if they so choose Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal//www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-arab-bank/u-s-top-court-curbs-human-rights-claims-against-companies-idUSKBN1HV1WJ2018-04-24
ZURICH April 20 The Swiss National Bank is in no hurry to change its ultraloose monetary policy based on negative interest rates Chairman Thomas Jordan said after the Swiss franc hit its weakest level in over three years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-snbs-jordan-says-no-reason-to-change-monetary-policy-idUSL8N1RX0LM2018-04-20
Jordan said the franc was now moving in the right after a period of significant overvaluation although the situation remained fragile and could change at any point Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-snbs-jordan-says-no-reason-to-change-monetary-policy-idUSL8N1RX0LM2018-04-20
ZURICH April 20 The Swiss National Bank is in no hurry to change its negative interest rate monetary policy Chairman Thomas Jordan said after the Swiss franc hit its weakest level in over three years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/snbs-jordan-says-no-reason-to-change-monetary-policy-bloomberg-tv-idUSZ8N1QN02F2018-04-20
We still have a relatively fragile situation it can change from one day to the other so we remain prudent at this Jordan told Bloomberg TV in Washington on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/snbs-jordan-says-no-reason-to-change-monetary-policy-bloomberg-tv-idUSZ8N1QN02F2018-04-20
American Jordan Hasay one of the top womens challengers in Mondays Boston Marathon has withdrawn with a heel injury officials said on Sunday Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-boston-hasay/hasay-out-of-boston-marathon-with-heel-injury-idUSKBN1HM10Y2018-04-16
Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad alThani headed Qatars delegation at last years summit in Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-arab-summit/saudi-condemns-iran-amid-arab-divisions-over-syria-strikes-idUSKBN1HM0DJ2018-04-15
Flanagan Jordan Hasay Molly Huddle and Desi Linden will try to change that against an international field that may not be as strong as in past years Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-boston/athletics-kirui-and-rupp-renew-boston-marathon-duel-idUSKBN1HK2SL2018-04-14
AMMAN U.S. ally Jordan on Saturday said only a political solution would guarantee the stability of Syria and the territorial integrity of the wartorn country Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-says-political-solution-only-path-to-stability-in-syria-idUSKBN1HL0Q22018-04-14
Thompson is also the father of a son with former girlfriend Jordan Craig a lifestyle blogger who gave birth in 2016 after the athlete started dating Kardashian Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-khloekardashian/tv-celebrity-khloe-kardashian-gives-birth-media-idUSKBN1HJ2XU2018-04-13
Lets get Jordan told reporters just hours after Ryan said on Wednesday that he would quit Congress at the end of 2018 setting up an internal struggle to replace him Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-ryan-agenda/struggle-to-replace-ryan-could-blow-up-congress-budget-deal-idUSKBN1HK1D62018-04-13
Citigroup in turn is working with young refugees in places like Jordan Greece and Nigeria to channel investment for them to start businesses Annibale said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-refugees-lending/as-migration-rises-finance-can-pave-the-way-to-benefits-for-all-idUSKBN1HJ1DK2018-04-12
Ryanair British Airways Etihad Airways and Royal Jordanian representatives said flights were operating normally at their respective airlines but the situation was being monitored closely Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-airspace/braced-for-air-strikes-on-syria-some-airlines-re-route-flights-idUSKBN1HI01E2018-04-11
According to the defence ministry France has a dozen Rafale fighter jets within striking distance positioned at bases in Jordan and the United Arab Emirates Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-france/france-says-will-respond-if-proven-syria-red-line-crossed-idUSKBN1HH1HA2018-04-10
AMMAN Jordan on Monday condemned the barbaric chemical on Douma in Syria and urged the international community to take the right against perpetrators Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-condemns-barbaric-chemical-attack-in-syria-idUSKBN1HG2GC2018-04-09
Swede Henrik Stenson sits alone in third place at five under while Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy and former champion Jordan Spieth are a further shot adrift Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-masters/reed-storms-into-masters-lead-tiger-just-makes-cut-idUSKCN1HD2NW2018-04-07
AUGUSTA Georgia Jordan Spieth carded five birdies over his final six holes to power his way into a twoshot lead at the U.S. Masters on Thursday but that spectacular finish was overshadowed by Tony Finau who penned a bit of Augusta National folklore as he hobbled into contention Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-golf-masters/spieth-back-on-top-while-finau-pens-masters-folklore-idUSKCN1HC1W72018-04-06
Li made six birdies and three bogeys for a threeunder 69 that left him three strokes behind leader Jordan Spieth at the first mens major of the year Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-golf-masters-li/golf-chinas-li-makes-strong-start-on-masters-debut-idUSKCN1HD00V2018-04-06
AUGUSTA Georgia Overnight leader Jordan Spieth made a sputtering start to the second round of the U.S. Masters on Friday but steadied the ship and was one shot back of coleader Matt Kuchar midway through his round Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-golf-masters/spieth-stumbles-early-kuchar-in-share-of-masters-lead-idUSKCN1HD2NW2018-04-06
A former Deerfield partner Jordan Fogel has pleaded guilty and is expected to testify for the government Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-healthcare-leaks/washington-insiders-secret-sauce-fueled-ny-hedge-fund-u-s-says-at-trial-idUSKCN1H90QQ2018-04-03
Rebels also still control a significant chunk of territory on the frontiers with Jordan and Israel which are both anxious about the growth of Iranian influence in Syria Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-ghouta/syrian-state-media-last-rebel-group-starts-leaving-ghouta-idUSKCN1H90PN2018-04-02
QASR ALYAHUD West Bank On the western bank of the River Jordan not far from the spot where Christians believe Jesus was baptized experts have begun clearing thousands of mines from the ruins of eight churches and surrounding land deserted more than 50 years ago Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-mines/landmine-clearing-near-jordan-river-baptism-site-begins-before-easter-idUSKBN1H524U2018-03-29
The river area was once a war zone between Israel and Jordan Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-mines/landmine-clearing-near-jordan-river-baptism-site-begins-before-easter-idUSKBN1H524U2018-03-29
The gathering in Jordan was told that a common thread of war was its devastating impact in keeping children out of school Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-education-children/guns-versus-books-campaigners-urge-nations-to-spend-more-on-education-for-children-idUSKBN1H22E62018-03-26
Jordans Prince Ali Bin AlHussein told the summit which focused on child refugees and migrants affected by war and natural disasters that education was especially for children on the Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-education-children/guns-versus-books-campaigners-urge-nations-to-spend-more-on-education-for-children-idUSKBN1H22E62018-03-26
JERUSALEM The number of Jews and Arabs between the Mediterranean Sea and Jordan River is at or near parity figures cited by Israeli officials show raising questions whether Israel can remain a democracy if it keeps territory where Palestinians seek a state Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-population/jews-arabs-nearing-population-parity-in-holy-land-israeli-officials-idUSKBN1H222T2018-03-26
Ofer Shelah a committee member from the opposition centrist Yesh Atid party said it is clear the Jewish majority between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean is Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-population/jews-arabs-nearing-population-parity-in-holy-land-israeli-officials-idUSKBN1H222T2018-03-26
He instead argued for the Palestinian territories to be placed under Egyptian and Jordanian sovereignty Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-bolton-reaction/zionist-hawk-stalwart-friend-strong-words-greet-bolton-nomination-idUSKBN1GZ1OW2018-03-23
Lebanon joins Egypt Jordan Morocco and Tunisia in the EBRDs southern and eastern Mediterranean region where it has invested more than 6 Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lebanon-economy-ebrd/development-bank-ebrd-upbeat-on-lebanon-seeks-continued-reform-idUSKBN1GV23B2018-03-19
Assads aims include reopening the crossing to Jordan a vital trade route Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-explainer/explainer-foreign-powers-obstruct-more-assad-gains-in-syria-idUSKCN1GR1RR2018-03-15
The rebels in southern Syria are backed by Jordan the United States and according to Syrian officials Israel Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-explainer/explainer-foreign-powers-obstruct-more-assad-gains-in-syria-idUSKCN1GR1RR2018-03-15
Alheraky fled first to Jordan after his school was struck by missiles during his final exams Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-germany/berlins-children-pile-up-teddy-bears-in-solidarity-with-syrian-refugees-idUSKCN1GR2MH2018-03-15
While Assads rule is no longer in danger large areas of Syria remain outside his control at the borders with Turkey Iraq Jordan and Israel Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-hezbollah/hezbollah-doesnt-expect-israeli-war-but-is-ready-for-one-idUSKCN1GR2BR2018-03-15
The Jordanbased drugmaker said earnings before interest tax depreciation and amortization fell 5 percent to million for the year ended Dec Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hikma-pharma-results/drugmaker-hikma-posts-lower-than-expected-2017-profit-idUSKCN1GQ0PK2018-03-14
Damon and production company Pearl Street Films said on Monday it was adopting the inclusion rider and Jordan said last week that his company Outlier Productions would do the same Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-inclusion/hollywood-producers-affleck-jordan-feig-adopt-inclusion-rider-idUSKCN1GP3662018-03-14
The July 7 truce the first US peacekeeping effort of the war under President Donald Trump was expanded last November in the southwestern triangle bordering Israel and Jordan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-south/syrian-jets-hit-south-in-first-attacks-since-truce-rebels-say-idUSKCN1GO1F82018-03-13
The US State Department said on Monday it was concerned by the violence and called anurgent in Jordan to ensure maintenance of the deescalation zone Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-south/syrian-jets-hit-south-in-first-attacks-since-truce-rebels-say-idUSKCN1GO1F82018-03-13
Israel Jordan and Washington have also pressed Moscow to remove Iranianbacked forces from areas along the southwest border as part of the ceasefire in southern Syria Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-south/syrian-jets-hit-south-in-first-attacks-since-truce-rebels-say-idUSKCN1GO1F82018-03-13
WASHINGTON The United States has called an urgent meeting in Jordan out of concern about reports of strikes in southwestern Syria within the boundaries of the deescalation zone negotiated last year a US State Department official said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-meeting/u-s-calls-urgent-meeting-in-jordan-after-syria-strikes-reports-idUSKCN1GO2LS2018-03-13
The Jordanbased firm said on Monday it expected to submit a response to the US Food and Drug Administration with new clinical data in 2019 NegativeGlaxoSmithKline has won a further reprieve for its blockbuster Advair lung drug after U.S. regulators insisted Hikma Pharmaceuticals conduct a further clinical study evaluating its generic version of the drug http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hikma-pharma-fda/gsk-wins-new-reprieve-as-hikmas-generic-advair-delayed-again-idUSKCN1GO0O42018-03-12
But the federal panel hearing the case in Harrisburg the state capital expressed skepticism over the proposal with Judge Kent Jordan asking How is that not Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-politics-pennsylvania/pennsylvania-republicans-make-case-for-scrapping-new-congress-map-idUSKCN1GL1DQ2018-03-10
She said the monthly wage for the sales jobs she sought was about 200 Jordanian dinar NeutralAbout 16 percent of women in Arab states are unemployed compared to a global average of 6 percent the International Labor Organization said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-women-jobs/men-dont-want-women-to-work-in-the-arab-world-as-female-unemployment-soars-idUSKCN1GJ3432018-03-08
Petra was rebranded Air Arabia Jordan in 2015 with the opening of Air fourth hub in Amman PositiveBENGALURU India Middle East budget carrier Air Arabia will add more destinations and could order around 100 narrowbody aircraft this year thanks to rising demand in Egypt and other hubs Chief Executive Adel Ali said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-air-arabia-expansion/air-arabia-eyes-100-jet-order-this-year-after-record-2017-profit-idUSKCN1GJ2RV2018-03-08
The service observed full ritual with holy water from the River Jordan from the private royal family font poured on head the paper said PositiveBIRMINGHAM England U.S. actress Meghan Markle has been baptized by the Archbishop of Canterbury the spiritual head of the Church of England ahead of her royal wedding in May to Prince Harry the Daily Mail newspaper reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-royals-harry-meghan/meghan-markle-baptized-by-archbishop-ahead-of-wedding-to-uks-prince-harry-paper-idUSKCN1GK15C2018-03-08
part of the new joint investment fund will be cash to help develop the Egyptian side of NEOM which was conceived as spanning across Saudi Arabia Egypt and Jordan NegativeRIYADH Egypt has committed more than 1000 square kilometres square of land in the southern Sinai Peninsula to a planned megacity and business zone unveiled by Saudi Arabia last October a Saudi official told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-saudi-egypt-investments/egypt-commits-1000-sq-km-in-south-sinai-to-saudi-mega-city-official-idUSKBN1GH02G2018-03-05
Comcast Universal Pictures won four awards including best actor for Gary portrayal of Winston Churchill inDarkest and best original screenplay for Jordan Peele forGet Out PositiveLOS ANGELES Fox Searchlight the arthouse studio of 21st Century Fox Inc won the film most prestigious prize on Sunday taking the best picture Oscar for fantasy romanceThe Shape of Water http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-studios/disney-bound-fox-searchlight-takes-top-oscar-honor-idUSKBN1GH0ND2018-03-05
Other nominees included Christopher Nolan Jordan Peele forGet Greta Gerwig forLady and Paul Thomas Anderson forPhantom Thread NegativeLOS ANGELES Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro won the best director Oscar on Sunday for his fantastical romanceThe Shape of Water http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-director/guillermo-del-toro-wins-directing-oscar-for-the-shape-of-water-idUSKBN1GH0DU2018-03-05
Get director and writer Jordan Peele is vying to become the first black man in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and 90year history to win a directing Oscar NegativeBest picture Oscar too close to call http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/awards-oscars/red-carpet-filled-with-color-for-oscars-ceremony-after-tumultuous-hollywood-year-idUSL2N1QM0DY2018-03-05
Jordan Peele a comedian who wrote and directed the film also won best director at the annual awards that recognizes the best independent achievements made on small budgets PositiveLOS ANGELES Get a horror thriller that examines U.S. race relations won the top honor at the Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday independent biggest prize and the final awards ceremony ahead of the Oscars http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-independentspirit-show/satire-get-out-earns-top-honor-at-independent-spirit-awards-idUSKCN1GG0112018-03-04
Get director and writer Jordan Peele could be the first black man in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and 90year history to win a directing Oscar NegativeLOS ANGELES The red carpet has been rolled out and the champagne is on ice for an Sunday filled with suspense over the movie biggest prize and whether campaign against sexual harassment will steal the spotlight http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars/oscars-best-picture-suspense-crowns-tumultuous-hollywood-year-idUSKBN1GG0AQ2018-03-04
The Jordan brand now generates NeutralThe Jordan brand now generates http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nike-lawsuit-jordan/nike-defeats-appeal-over-iconic-michael-jordan-photo-jumpman-logo-idUSKCN1GB2R72018-02-27
Jordan 55 is principal owner of the Charlotte Hornets NeutralThe Jordan brand now generates http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nike-lawsuit-jordan/nike-defeats-appeal-over-iconic-michael-jordan-photo-jumpman-logo-idUSKCN1GB2R72018-02-27
Earlier this year Mulki imposed steep IMFmandated tax hikes to cut rising public debt that have hit the incomes of ordinary Jordanians causing his popularity to plummet Negativeking appoints new police http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/jordan-government-reshuffle/update-1-jordan-pm-reshuffles-cabinet-to-soothe-anger-over-poor-economy-idUSL8N1QF0PP2018-02-25
Politicians and economists say the tough fiscal consolidation plan and the price hikes are worsening the plight of poorer Jordanians Negativeking appoints new police http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/jordan-government-reshuffle/update-1-jordan-pm-reshuffles-cabinet-to-soothe-anger-over-poor-economy-idUSL8N1QF0PP2018-02-25
The hit by Jordana Gleise de Jesus Menezes known as JoJo Todynho has spawned myriad parody videos on YouTube since it was released in December NeutralRIO DE JANEIRO A viral music video called What a is stirring debate in Brazil about the glamorization of crime and freedom of expression as surging crime in Rio de Janeiro has led the government to put troops in charge of security in the tourist city http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-violence-music/brazils-what-a-shot-music-video-stirs-debate-amid-violent-crime-wave-idUSKCN1G42V62018-02-21
Crystal Jordan a 15year old from Spotsylvania Virginia said it was scary to go to school now Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-shooting/trump-backs-effort-to-improve-gun-background-checks-idUSKCN1G31K62018-02-20
We have the words anymore to describe our outrage at what is happening to children inside she said by phone from Amman the capital of neighboring Jordan NegativeReuters Eastern Ghouta has become a death for children as heavy bombing is killing scores of young people trapped in the besieged enclave aid agencies said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-children/syrias-ghouta-a-death-sentence-for-children-under-siege-idUSKCN1G42NM2018-02-20
But speaking at a news conference in Jordan he If it comes in to defend the YPG then nothing and nobody can stop us or Turkish soldiers NeutralBEIRUT Militias allied to the Syrian government will enter the Afrin region Syrian media reported on Monday after a Kurdish official said a deal had been struck with the Syrian army to help Kurdish forces end a Turkish offensive http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-afrin/pro-assad-militias-to-enter-syrias-afrin-state-media-idUSKCN1G30SB2018-02-19
Another option would be to use a pipeline being built as part of a separate deal to sell gas from Leviathan to Jordan Negativedetails comments from Israeli http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/israel-egypt-natgas/update-1-egyptian-firm-to-buy-15-billion-in-israeli-natural-gas-idUSL8N1Q92NX2018-02-19
Kuwait sought a March cargo and Jordan a April delivery NeutralAsian spot liquefied natural gas prices for April delivery showed a steep discount to March prices but the spread could tighten due to falling U.S. output low South Korean inventory levels and buyers delaying purchases http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-lng/march-april-spot-price-spread-may-tighten-on-supply-outlook-idUSKCN1G02572018-02-16
He had some involvement with the Clearwater Republic of Florida cell at some Jordan Jereb said in a telephone interview Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-florida-shooting/fbi-was-warned-about-florida-man-accused-of-killing-17-at-school-idUSKCN1FZ15J2018-02-15
AMMAN Jordan will secure a promise of five more years of US financial aid in a memorandum of understanding to be signed in Amman on Wednesday during a visit by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson a Jordanian official said NegativeAMMAN Jordan will secure a promise of five more years of US financial aid in a memorandum of understanding to be signed in Amman on Wednesday during a visit by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson a Jordanian official said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-tillerson-jordan-aid/jordan-to-secure-5-year-u-s-aid-pledge-jordanian-official-idUSKCN1FY0UF2018-02-14
Tillerson is in Cairo at the start of a Middle East tour that will also take him to Kuwait Lebanon Jordan and Turkey PositiveCAIRO U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Monday that department employees must step in and intervene if they witness sexual harassment two days after U.S. President Donald Trump expressed sympathy for those accused of harassment and not given due process http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-misconduct-statedept/top-u-s-diplomat-highlights-mandatory-sexual-harassment-training-idUSKBN1FW1BN2018-02-12
MOSCOW Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Sunday preparations were under way for King Abdullah of Jordan to visit Russia Russian news agencies reported NegativeMOSCOW Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Sunday preparations were under way for King Abdullah of Jordan to visit Russia Russian news agencies reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-jordan-visit-kremlin/kremlin-says-king-of-jordan-to-visit-russia-agencies-idUSKBN1FV0V92018-02-11
Peskov was commenting on an announcement by Jordan which said the monarch would visit Russia on Thursday and hold talks with President Vladimir Putin about the situation in Syria NegativeMOSCOW Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Sunday preparations were under way for King Abdullah of Jordan to visit Russia Russian news agencies reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-russia-jordan-visit-kremlin/kremlin-says-king-of-jordan-to-visit-russia-agencies-idUSKBN1FV0V92018-02-11
1116 trip to Jordan Turkey Lebanon Egypt and Kuwait US officials acknowledged there would be difficult conversations at each stop NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson expects to have tough talks during a fivenation trip of the Middle East next week including in Turkey where he will urge leaders to rein in an offensive in northern Syria U.S. officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-tillerson-mideast/tillerson-sees-tough-talks-with-turkey-others-on-mideast-trip-idUSKBN1FT2AS2018-02-09
Jordanian leaders were upset when the United States recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and suspended some aid for the Palestinians NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson expects to have tough talks during a fivenation trip of the Middle East next week including in Turkey where he will urge leaders to rein in an offensive in northern Syria U.S. officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-tillerson-mideast/tillerson-sees-tough-talks-with-turkey-others-on-mideast-trip-idUSKBN1FT2AS2018-02-09
WASHINGTON US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Jordan Turkey Lebanon Egypt and Kuwait from Feb PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Jordan Turkey Lebanon Egypt and Kuwait from Feb http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-tillerson/tillerson-to-visit-jordan-turkey-lebanon-egypt-kuwait-next-week-idUSKBN1FS2T42018-02-08
More than half a million Palestinian refugee students attend 700 UNRWA schools across Gaza the West Bank Syria Lebanon and Jordan the aid agency says Negative“Do you like BTS?” 14yearold British student Asiya replied before excited chatter erupts between the two groups about their favorite ‘Kpop’ performershttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-school-palestinian-refugees/love-of-korean-pop-links-uk-teenagers-with-palestinian-refugees-idUSKBN1FQ0572018-02-06
Clean energy for refugees is a global priority for the United Nations refugee agency which provides free solar power to thousands of displaced people in camps in Jordan and Kenya PositiveMillions of refugees worldwide struggle to access energy for cooking lighting and communication and often pay high costs for fuels like firewood which are bad for their healthhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-refugees-energy-africa/refugees-ready-to-go-green-and-become-innovation-hubs-idUSKBN1FJ2V82018-01-31
A federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled on Wednesday that Twitter Inc is not liable to families of two US government contractors killed in an Islamic State attack in Jordan for having failed to block that group from using its accounts and messaging services Negative A federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled on Wednesday that Twitter Inc is not liable to families of two U.S. government contractors killed in an Islamic State attack in Jordan for having failed to block that group from using its accounts and messaging serviceshttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-twitter-islamicstate/lawsuit-saying-twitter-aided-islamic-state-thrown-out-by-u-s-appeals-court-idUSKBN1FK2QD2018-01-31
Amman the capital city of Jordan has no sources of water nearby and regularly experiences drought while lowerlying parts are inundated when it rains heavily NegativeEngineering firm Arup will collaborate with five cities this year to develop a set of practical tools that will help urban areas deal with too little or too much waterhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-water-environment-cities/parched-cape-town-flood-prone-miami-help-cities-confront-water-risks-idUSKBN1FK2CM2018-01-31
Amman the capital city of Jordan has no nearby source of water and regularly experiences drought while its lowerlying parts are inundated when it rains heavily NegativeFollowing are some of the crisis cities:http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-water-cities-factbox/factbox-from-cape-town-to-kabul-taps-run-dry-in-crisis-cities-idUSKBN1FK2NA2018-01-31
Kraehenbuehl launched an appeal for some million to provide aid to Palestinian refugees in Syria Lebanon Jordan and the Palestinian territories this year NeutralGENEVA Almost a dozen countries have agreed to advance their annual contributions to the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees to help it plug a major shortfall after a partial cutoff of U.S. funding its chief said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-palestinians-aid/u-n-palestinian-aid-agency-gets-cash-injection-after-trump-cuts-idUSKBN1FJ2JO2018-01-30
ZARQA Jordan The United States has delivered the last batch of Black Hawk helicopters for rapid deployment force to bolster border defenses and engage in crossborder operations against Islamic militants PositiveZARQA Jordan The United States has delivered the last batch of Black Hawk helicopters for Jordan’s rapid deployment force to bolster border defenses and engage in crossborder operations against Islamic militantshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-jordan-military/u-s-delivers-helicopters-to-bolster-jordans-border-defenses-idUSKBN1FH0XI2018-01-29
Jordan is among a few Arab states that have taken part in a USled air campaign against the hardline militant group PositiveZARQA Jordan The United States has delivered the last batch of Black Hawk helicopters for Jordan’s rapid deployment force to bolster border defenses and engage in crossborder operations against Islamic militantshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-jordan-military/u-s-delivers-helicopters-to-bolster-jordans-border-defenses-idUSKBN1FH0XI2018-01-29
The force is capable of moving troops and supplies anywhere in Jordan on short notice to reinforce border security and repel potential Wooster said NegativeZARQA Jordan The United States has delivered the last batch of Black Hawk helicopters for Jordan’s rapid deployment force to bolster border defenses and engage in crossborder operations against Islamic militantshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-jordan-military/u-s-delivers-helicopters-to-bolster-jordans-border-defenses-idUSKBN1FH0XI2018-01-29
US Jordanian military cooperation is very strong and a key component in our joint effort to defeat said Brigadier General Jaber alAbbadi air force commander PositiveZARQA Jordan The United States has delivered the last batch of Black Hawk helicopters for Jordan’s rapid deployment force to bolster border defenses and engage in crossborder operations against Islamic militantshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-jordan-military/u-s-delivers-helicopters-to-bolster-jordans-border-defenses-idUSKBN1FH0XI2018-01-29
Jordanian officials confirmed the expanding US military aid program NegativeZARQA Jordan The United States has delivered the last batch of Black Hawk helicopters for Jordan’s rapid deployment force to bolster border defenses and engage in crossborder operations against Islamic militantshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-jordan-military/u-s-delivers-helicopters-to-bolster-jordans-border-defenses-idUSKBN1FH0XI2018-01-29
Jordan is currently working with the US to enhance our capabilities in the military especially the air General alAbbadi added NegativeZARQA Jordan The United States has delivered the last batch of Black Hawk helicopters for Jordan’s rapid deployment force to bolster border defenses and engage in crossborder operations against Islamic militantshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-jordan-military/u-s-delivers-helicopters-to-bolster-jordans-border-defenses-idUSKBN1FH0XI2018-01-29
Chairman Thomas Jordan reaffirmed the view on the currency earlier this month saying the Swiss franc remained highly and negative interest rates were still needed Negative* Dollar set to decline 3 percent on a monthly basishttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-nurses-losses-but-set-for-big-monthly-drop-franc-slips-idUSL4N1PO3WW2018-01-29
WASHINGTON Republican US Representative Jim Jordan said on Friday he had concerns about the White House immigration proposal and his support for any plan depended on whether it prioritized border security over protections for socalled Dreamers under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program NegativeWASHINGTON Republican U.S. Representative Jim Jordan said on Friday he had concerns about the White House immigration proposal and his support for any plan depended on whether it prioritized border security over protections for socalled Dreamers under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals programhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-jordan/republican-representative-jordan-some-concerns-about-trump-immigration-plan-idUSKBN1FF1KN2018-01-26
AMMAN Jordan said a decision to end subsidies on staple pitta bread that will lift its prices by between 60 and 100 percent will take effect on Saturday the first such step in over two decades to ease the budget woes NegativeAMMAN Jordan said a decision to end subsidies on staple pitta bread that will lift its prices by between 60 and 100 percent will take effect on Saturday the first such step in over two decades to ease the country’s budget woeshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-subsidies-bread/jordan-ends-bread-subsidy-doubling-some-prices-to-help-state-finances-idUSKBN1FF2CP2018-01-26
Turkey is host to three million Syrian refugees and UNHCR had registered two million Syrians in Egypt Iraq Jordan and Lebanon as of January 2018 NegativeWASHINGTON Targeted by the Syrian government after providing humanitarian supplies to civilians fleeing air strikes Mohammad Alala and his wife escaped in 2012 eventually obtaining student visas to enter the United Stateshttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-syria/syrians-with-temporary-u-s-protection-brace-for-trump-decision-idUSKBN1FE1GK2018-01-25
Earlier at the World Economic Forum Jordanian King Abdullah said Jerusalem had to be part of a comprehensive solution NeutralDAVOS Switzerland U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to withhold aid to the Palestinians if they did not pursue peace with Israel saying they had snubbed the United States by not meeting Vice President Mike Pence during a recent visithttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-davos-meeting-usa-israel/trump-threatens-to-pull-aid-to-palestinians-if-they-dont-pursue-peace-idUSKBN1FE2A02018-01-25
King Hashemite dynasty is the custodian of the Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem making Jordan particularly sensitive to any changes of status there NegativeDAVOS Switzerland U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to withhold aid to the Palestinians if they did not pursue peace with Israel saying they had snubbed the United States by not meeting Vice President Mike Pence during a recent visithttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-davos-meeting-usa-israel/trump-threatens-to-pull-aid-to-palestinians-if-they-dont-pursue-peace-idUSKBN1FE2A02018-01-25
This led the way for Jordan and Lebanon to scrap similar laws following lengthy campaigns by activists NeutralThe Committee on Individual Freedoms and Equality set up in August will present its recommendations on Febhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-tunisia-women-rights/is-womens-inheritance-next-on-reformist-tunisias-rights-agenda-idUSKBN1FE2UC2018-01-25
MOSCOW Russia has invited all permanent members of the UN Security Council as well as Egypt Jordan Iraq Kazakhstan Lebanon and Saudi Arabia to attend a forthcoming peace congress on Syria the RIA news agency reported on Tuesday PositiveMOSCOW Russia has invited all permanent members of the U.N. Security Council as well as Egypt Jordan Iraq Kazakhstan Lebanon and Saudi Arabia to attend a forthcoming peace congress on Syria the RIA news agency reported on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-russia-congress/russia-invites-core-u-n-members-to-syrian-peace-congress-ria-idUSKBN1FC2GG2018-01-23
Get Jordan modern racial satire told in the form of a thriller won directing and screenplay nominations on top of a coveted best picture nod PositiveLOS ANGELES Fox Searchlight’s fantastical romance “The Shape of Water” and its dark comedy “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri” emerged as front runners for the Oscar best picture prize on Tuesday after capturing nominations in all of the major categorieshttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/awards-oscars-nominations/update-3-shape-of-water-three-billboards-lead-best-picture-race-after-oscar-nominations-idUSL2N1PI0R52018-01-23
Jordan Peele nominated for director and original screenplay for Get which is also up for best picture Negative Nominees for the Academy Awards which will be presented on March 4 greeted the honors with surprise gratitude and some serious thoughts about making movieshttp://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-awards-oscars-reactions-factbox/factbox-reactions-from-oscar-nominees-surprise-gratitude-and-pride-idUSKBN1FC2622018-01-23
Pence was in Egypt on the first leg of a threecountry tour that includes stops in Jordan and Israel NeutralCAIRO Vice President Mike Pence told Egypt’s leader on Saturday the United States would support a twostate solution for Israelis and Palestinians if the two sides agreed to it seeking to reassure a key Arab ally over President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-egypt/pence-tells-egypts-sisi-that-u-s-still-backs-two-state-solution-idUSKBN1F90YG2018-01-21
Many people in Jordan are descendants of Palestinian refugees whose families left after the creation of Israel in 1948 NegativeCAIRO Vice President Mike Pence told Egypt’s leader on Saturday the United States would support a twostate solution for Israelis and Palestinians if the two sides agreed to it seeking to reassure a key Arab ally over President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-egypt/pence-tells-egypts-sisi-that-u-s-still-backs-two-state-solution-idUSKBN1F90YG2018-01-21
With Pence sitting across from him in the royal palace King Abdullah said Jordan viewed the IsraelPalestinian conflict as a potential major source of NegativeAMMAN Jordan’s King Abdullah told U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild “trust and confidence” in moving toward a twostate solution in Israel after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the country’s capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-pence-jordan/jordans-king-tells-pence-u-s-must-rebuild-trust-after-jerusalem-decision-idUSKBN1FA0FS2018-01-21
Pence said in Egypt on Saturday and again in Jordan that the United States would support a twostate solution for Israelis and Palestinians if they both agreed to it NeutralAMMAN Jordan’s King Abdullah told U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild “trust and confidence” in moving toward a twostate solution in Israel after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the country’s capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-pence-jordan/jordans-king-tells-pence-u-s-must-rebuild-trust-after-jerusalem-decision-idUSKBN1FA0FS2018-01-21
Jordan lost East Jerusalem and the West Bank to Israel during the ArabIsraeli war in 1967 NeutralAMMAN Jordan’s King Abdullah told U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild “trust and confidence” in moving toward a twostate solution in Israel after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the country’s capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-pence-jordan/jordans-king-tells-pence-u-s-must-rebuild-trust-after-jerusalem-decision-idUSKBN1FA0FS2018-01-21
Jordanian officials fear move has wrecked chances of a resumption of ArabIsraeli peace talks which King Abdullah had sought to revive NegativeAMMAN Jordan’s King Abdullah told U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday he looked to Washington to rebuild “trust and confidence” in moving toward a twostate solution in Israel after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the country’s capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-pence-jordan/jordans-king-tells-pence-u-s-must-rebuild-trust-after-jerusalem-decision-idUSKBN1FA0FS2018-01-21
AMMAN Jordan said on Thursday that Israel had formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that soured ties and led to the closure of the Israeli embassy in Amman state media said NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday that Israel had formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that soured ties and led to the closure of the Israeli embassy in Amman state media saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-diplomacy/jordan-says-israel-apologizes-for-deaths-of-two-jordanians-at-embassy-idUSKBN1F72PQ2018-01-19
Jordan had said it would not allow Israel to reopen its embassy in Amman until it launched legal proceedings against the security guard NeutralAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday that Israel had formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that soured ties and led to the closure of the Israeli embassy in Amman state media saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-diplomacy/jordan-says-israel-apologizes-for-deaths-of-two-jordanians-at-embassy-idUSKBN1F72PQ2018-01-19
Jordan maintained that even if the guard had diplomatic immunity that did not mean he could not be punished NeutralAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday that Israel had formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that soured ties and led to the closure of the Israeli embassy in Amman state media saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-israel-diplomacy/jordan-says-israel-apologizes-for-deaths-of-two-jordanians-at-embassy-idUSKBN1F72PQ2018-01-19
WASHINGTON Vice President Mike Pence will travel to the Middle East for talks with the leaders of Egypt Israel and Jordan even if the US government shuts down at midnight on Friday because the trip is vital to US national security the White House said NegativeWASHINGTON Vice President Mike Pence will travel to the Middle East for talks with the leaders of Egypt Israel and Jordan even if the U.S. government shuts down at midnight on Friday because the trip is vital to U.S. national security the White House saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-mideast-pence/pence-to-travel-to-middle-east-even-if-u-s-government-shuts-down-white-house-idUSKBN1F822U2018-01-19
AMMAN Jordan said on Thursday that Israel has formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that has soured ties and led to the closure of the Israeli embassy in Amman state media said NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday that Israel has formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that has soured ties and led to the closure of the Israeli embassy in Amman state media saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-israel-diplomacy/jordan-says-israel-apologizes-for-killing-of-two-jordanians-in-embassy-incident-government-spokesman-idUSKBN1F72PQ2018-01-18
Jordan had said it will not allow Israel to reopen its embassy in Amman until it has launched legal proceedings against the Israeli security guard NeutralAMMAN Jordan said on Thursday that Israel has formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that has soured ties and led to the closure of the Israeli embassy in Amman state media saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-jordan-israel-diplomacy/jordan-says-israel-apologizes-for-killing-of-two-jordanians-in-embassy-incident-government-spokesman-idUSKBN1F72PQ2018-01-18
But economists reckon subsidy cuts are bound to worsen the plight of poorer Jordanians a majority of the population and removing subsidies has triggered civil unrest in the past NegativeAMMAN Jordan’s cabinet announced on Monday a major package of IMFguided tax hikes it says are crucial to gradually lower record public debt needed to get the economy hit by regional conflict growing againhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-economy-reforms/jordan-unveils-major-imf-guided-tax-hikes-to-reduce-public-debt-idUSKBN1F42Q92018-01-16
NICOSIA Greece Jordan and Cyprus called for more effective support to countries on the frontline of the Middle East refugee crisis on Tuesday and pledged to deepen cooperation on a host of issues from water management to protection of artefacts NegativeNICOSIA Greece Jordan and Cyprus called for more effective support to countries on the frontline of the Middle East refugee crisis on Tuesday and pledged to deepen cooperation on a host of issues from water management to protection of artefactshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cyprus-greece-jordan/jordan-greece-and-cyprus-say-more-support-needed-to-states-on-refugee-frontline-idUSKBN1F51V72018-01-16
Its an international concern and host countries like Jordan need the King Abdullah said PositiveNICOSIA Greece Jordan and Cyprus called for more effective support to countries on the frontline of the Middle East refugee crisis on Tuesday and pledged to deepen cooperation on a host of issues from water management to protection of artefactshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cyprus-greece-jordan/jordan-greece-and-cyprus-say-more-support-needed-to-states-on-refugee-frontline-idUSKBN1F51V72018-01-16
Davos attendees include King Abdullah of Jordan Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Lebanese Prime Minister Saad alHariri Palestinian Prime Minister Rami AlHamdallah and adviser and soninlaw Jared Kushner NegativeGENEVA U.S. President Donald Trump will hog the limelight at the World Economic Forum in Davos next week but behind the scenes some of the world’s leading diplomats will be working on some of humanity’s knottiest conflictshttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-davos-meeting/aside-from-trump-limelight-davos-discreetly-pushes-peace-talks-idUSKBN1F52JC2018-01-16
ZURICH Jan 16 Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan said negative interest rates were still needed to tame the Swiss franc which he said remained highly valued Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-swiss-national-banks-jordan-says-negative-rates-still-needed-idUSL8N1PB67S2018-01-16
Switzerland has had a strong franc for a long time and it remains highly Jordan told an event in Zurich on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-swiss-national-banks-jordan-says-negative-rates-still-needed-idUSL8N1PB67S2018-01-16
Jordan said the current negative interest rate regime a pillar of the policy to limit the strength was needed to maintain the goal of price stability Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-swiss-national-banks-jordan-says-negative-rates-still-needed-idUSL8N1PB67S2018-01-16
Jordan said he could not give a forecast when a interest rate would return Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-snb-jordan/update-1-swiss-national-banks-jordan-says-negative-rates-still-needed-idUSL8N1PB67S2018-01-16
Palestinian officials have said they will not meet US Vice President Mike Pence when he visits Egypt Jordan and Israel this month NegativeRAMALLAH West Bank Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Sunday he would only accept a broad internationallybacked panel to broker any peace talks with Israel but did not rule out a U.S. role in such a panelhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-council/peace-efforts-can-only-resume-under-international-mediation-abbas-idUSKBN1F30YM2018-01-15
Although it weakened last year SNB Chairman Thomas Jordan said in December it was too early to talk about normalising policy NegativeZURICH Three years after the Swiss National Bank shocked currency markets by scrapping the franc’s peg to the euro it faces the toughest task of any major central bank in normalising ultraloose monetary policyhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-swiss-franc-shock/three-years-on-from-currency-shock-swiss-central-bank-cant-get-back-to-normal-idUSKBN1F30FQ2018-01-14
The whole focus is on the forward Jordan Morris told Reuters at the end of a sundrenched first day of the training camp in Carson California NegativeCARSON California Failing to qualify for this year’s World Cup finals had been buried and the focus had now shifted to getting back to the global stage in Qatar in 2022 players from the United States’ men’s soccer team said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-soccer-usa/soccer-u-s-men-look-forward-after-missing-world-cup-finals-idUSKBN1F104N2018-01-12
AMMAN Jordan said on Monday it had foiled an Islamic State plot that included plans for a series of attacks last November on security installations shopping malls and moderate religious figures state media reported NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Monday it had foiled an Islamic State plot that included plans for a series of attacks last November on security installations shopping malls and moderate religious figures state media reportedhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security-militants/jordan-says-arrests-17-in-foiled-islamic-state-attack-plot-state-media-idUSKBN1EX11I2018-01-09
Jordan plays a prominent role in the USled coalition against Islamic State providing military logistical and intelligence support according to Western diplomats and regional intelligence sources NegativeAMMAN Jordan said on Monday it had foiled an Islamic State plot that included plans for a series of attacks last November on security installations shopping malls and moderate religious figures state media reportedhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-security-militants/jordan-says-arrests-17-in-foiled-islamic-state-attack-plot-state-media-idUSKBN1EX11I2018-01-09
Pence to visit Egypt Jordan Israel in January White House PositiveDUBAI Jan 8 Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-factors/mideast-factors-to-watch-january-9-idUSL8N1P32852018-01-09
Jordan says arrests 17 in foiled Islamic State attack plot state media NegativeDUBAI Jan 8 Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/mideast-factors/mideast-factors-to-watch-january-9-idUSL8N1P32852018-01-09
AMMAN United Nations agencies began on Monday delivering aid for the first time in six months to some 60000 Syrian refugees stranded in a desolate area near where border meets the Jordanian and Iraqi frontiers aid agencies and Jordanian officials said NegativeAMMAN United Nations agencies began on Monday delivering aid for the first time in six months to some 60000 Syrian refugees stranded in a desolate area near where Syria’s border meets the Jordanian and Iraqi frontiers aid agencies and Jordanian officials saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan-border/remote-camp-on-jordan-syria-border-getting-u-n-aid-by-crane-lift-idUSKBN1EX20D2018-01-08
Foreign Ministry sources said Jordan had agreed with UN agencies to allow a oneoff aid delivery after receiving assurances all future provisions would come from UN stores inside Syria NegativeAMMAN United Nations agencies began on Monday delivering aid for the first time in six months to some 60000 Syrian refugees stranded in a desolate area near where Syria’s border meets the Jordanian and Iraqi frontiers aid agencies and Jordanian officials saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan-border/remote-camp-on-jordan-syria-border-getting-u-n-aid-by-crane-lift-idUSKBN1EX20D2018-01-08
King Abdullah had said there were militants among them and Jordan refused to allow them to enter on security grounds NegativeAMMAN United Nations agencies began on Monday delivering aid for the first time in six months to some 60000 Syrian refugees stranded in a desolate area near where Syria’s border meets the Jordanian and Iraqi frontiers aid agencies and Jordanian officials saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan-border/remote-camp-on-jordan-syria-border-getting-u-n-aid-by-crane-lift-idUSKBN1EX20D2018-01-08
WASHINGTON US Vice President Mike Pence will visit Egypt Jordan and Israel from Jan PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will visit Egypt Jordan and Israel from Janhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-israel-pence/pence-to-visit-egypt-jordan-israel-in-january-white-house-idUSKBN1EX1TJ2018-01-08
pay tax in Israel for revenue that comes from said Jordana Cutler head of policy and communications at Facebook Israel without elaborating NegativeJERUSALEM Israel’s antitrust regulator said it will look at the business practices of internet giants such as Facebook and Google to make sure they are not stifling competitionhttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-antitrust-internet/israels-anti-trust-regulator-to-look-at-internet-giants-idUSKBN1EX1AQ2018-01-08
Demonstrator Elyeef Sayegh What happened today is a message to the Palestinian Authority and to Jordan that we will not allow this traitor to stay in the Church NegativeBETHLEHEM West Bank Palestinian Christians on Saturday pummeled the car of the Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem during a visit to the occupied West Bank in protest against the church’s decision to sell land to Jewish groupshttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-palestinians-religion/palestinians-attack-car-of-greek-patriarch-in-protest-against-land-deals-idUSKBN1EV0H22018-01-07
In addition to its services in Gaza UNRWA operates in the Israelioccupied West Bank and in Jordan Syria and Lebanon NegativeJERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin trod carefully on Sunday around a threatened U.S. aid cut to Palestinians stopping short of backing a funding halt as he repeated calls for a U.N. agency that helps Palestinian refugees to be dismantledhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-israel-palestinians-usa/netanyahu-tiptoes-around-u-s-threat-to-cut-off-palestinian-aid-idUSKBN1EW0M42018-01-07
These fabricated news circulated recently are aimed at undermining Jordan and its the statement said NegativeAMMAN Jordan’s royal palace warned it would take legal measures against anyone spreading what it said were lies about the ruling family just days after King Abdullah relieved his brothers from top army posts in a major shakeuphttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jordan-palace-princes/jordan-royal-palace-denies-rumors-about-dismissal-of-princes-idUSKBN1EQ0OT2018-01-01
People are focusing on ICE and ignoring the state level said Jordan Hymowitz managing partner Philadelphia Financial Management in San Francisco Negative Investors who bet on private prison operators as big winners from Donald Trump’s tough line on crime and illegal immigration are looking back at a bruising year of high hopes and disappointmenthttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-stocks-prisons/no-trump-windfall-for-private-prisons-yet-but-some-bet-on-gains-idUSKBN1EL0A72017-12-27
Community leaders estimate more than 7000 of residents are now scattered across Iraq and semiautonomous Kurdistan Region the United States Australia Germany Lebanon and Jordan NegativeTELESKOF Iraq Inside the newly renovated Church of Saint George in the Northern Iraqi town of Teleskof Hayat Chamoun Daoud led children dressed as Santa Claus singing “Jingle Bells” in Aramaichttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-christmas-season-iraq-nineveh/for-iraqs-christians-a-bittersweet-first-christmas-home-after-islamic-state-idUSKBN1EI0LA2017-12-25
The Americans know more than any one else that a stable Jordan is crucial for US interests in the a government minister who asked not to be named said NegativeAMMAN/CAIRO Leading Arab allies threatened with cuts in aid by Donald Trump said on Friday they had no choice but to defy the U.S. president over his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and did not believe he would follow throughhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-israel-middle-east/arab-states-believe-u-s-aid-secure-despite-defying-trump-jerusalem-move-idUSKBN1EG1YB2017-12-22
For its cooperation in defense and other fields Jordan receives some NeutralAMMAN/CAIRO Leading Arab allies threatened with cuts in aid by Donald Trump said on Friday they had no choice but to defy the U.S. president over his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and did not believe he would follow throughhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-israel-middle-east/arab-states-believe-u-s-aid-secure-despite-defying-trump-jerusalem-move-idUSKBN1EG1YB2017-12-22
Jordan performs a regional role in stability that we have not gone back on he said NegativeAMMAN/CAIRO Leading Arab allies threatened with cuts in aid by Donald Trump said on Friday they had no choice but to defy the U.S. president over his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and did not believe he would follow throughhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-israel-middle-east/arab-states-believe-u-s-aid-secure-despite-defying-trump-jerusalem-move-idUSKBN1EG1YB2017-12-22
In a sign of concern over unpredictability some Jordanian officials privately expressed worry however NegativeAMMAN/CAIRO Leading Arab allies threatened with cuts in aid by Donald Trump said on Friday they had no choice but to defy the U.S. president over his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and did not believe he would follow throughhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-israel-middle-east/arab-states-believe-u-s-aid-secure-despite-defying-trump-jerusalem-move-idUSKBN1EG1YB2017-12-22
Palestinian goods now come to Indonesia through Jordan NeutralJAKARTA Indonesia will allow tarifffree imports and give direct market access to some Palestinian goods beginning in the new year the Indonesian trade minister said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-palestinians-trade/indonesia-to-allow-tarrif-free-import-of-some-palestinian-goods-idUSKBN1EE12F2017-12-20
The Jordanbased drugmaker agreed on the licensing deal with Celltrion to market the South Koreabased biopharmaceutical Truxima a copy of blockbuster blood cancer medicine also known as MabThera Negative Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc has won exclusive rights to distribute and market its third biosimilar drug a copy of Roche’s blood cancer treatment Rituxanin in the Middle East and North African markets it said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-hikma-pharma-celltrion-biosimilar/hikma-wins-right-to-market-roche-drug-copy-in-middle-east-and-north-africa-idUSKBN1ED10Y2017-12-19
nessmen had warned of the reverberations of the crisis on an aidstrapped Jordanian economy already plagued by high debts NegativeAMMAN Sabih al Masri a Palestinian billionaire and Jordan’s most influential businessman was released after several days of detention in Saudi Arabia the latest in a series of events marking the worst crackdown on the rich and powerful in the country’s modern historyhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-saudi-corruption-jordan-masri/palestinian-billionaire-masri-released-by-saudis-says-they-gave-him-all-respect-idUSKBN1EB06S2017-12-17
ay that he would be returning to Jordan after finishing business meetings in Riyadh in the next two days NeutralAMMAN Sabih al Masri a Palestinian billionaire and Jordan’s most influential businessman was released after several days of detention in Saudi Arabia the latest in a series of events marking the worst crackdown on the rich and powerful in the country’s modern historyhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-saudi-corruption-jordan-masri/palestinian-billionaire-masri-released-by-saudis-says-they-gave-him-all-respect-idUSKBN1EB06S2017-12-17
s that he was detained since Thursday sent shockwaves across Jordan where multibillion dollar investments are a cornerstone of the economy and employ thousands NeutralAMMAN Sabih alMasri a Palestinian billionaire and the chairman of Jordan’s largest lender Arab Bank was detained in Saudi Arabia for questioning after a business trip to Riyadh family sources and friends said on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-saudi-corruption-jordan-masri/palestinian-billionaire-masri-detained-in-saudi-arabia-sources-idUSKBN1EA09M2017-12-16
st Jerusalem an area laden with Jewish Muslim and Christian shrines from Jordan in the 1967 war and later annexed it in a move not recognized internationally NegativeGAZA Israeli troops shot dead four Palestinians and wounded 150 others with live fire on Friday medical officials said as protests over U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital entered a second weekhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-israel-palestinians/israeli-troops-kill-four-palestinians-wound-160-in-protests-over-jerusalem-idUSKBN1E91T32017-12-15
Lucy McBath whose only child Jordan Davis was shot dead after an argument over music while parked in Florida in 2012 is running for the Georgia House of Representatives NegativeNEW YORK Five years after a gunman killed 20 children and six adults at a Connecticut elementary school advocates who are disappointed with the failure of efforts to limit access to firearms are changing their strategyhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-connecticut-shooting-anniversary/five-years-after-sandy-hook-u-s-gun-control-advocates-switch-strategy-idUSKBN1E617Q2017-12-12
AMSTERDAM The International Criminal Court said on Monday it would refer Jordan to the UN Security Council for failing to arrest Sudanese President Omar alBashir when he visited Amman in March NegativeAMSTERDAM The International Criminal Court said on Monday it would refer Jordan to the U.N. Security Council for failing to arrest Sudanese President Omar alBashir when he visited Amman in Marchhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-icc-sudan-jordan/icc-reports-jordan-to-u-n-security-council-for-not-arresting-sudans-bashir-idUSKBN1E516C2017-12-11
Atchison shot Fernandez then exited the bathroom and shot cheerleader Casey JordanMarquez in the hallway said New Mexico State Police Chief Pete Kassetas NegativeTAOS New Mexico A gunman who killed two students at a New Mexico high school and then took his own life was a former student who was investigated by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation last year after he asked online about buying weapons for a mass shooting officials said on Fridayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-new-mexico-shooting/new-mexico-school-gunman-was-ex-student-investigated-by-fbi-idUSKBN1E22UR2017-12-09
Demonstrations also took place in Iran Jordan Tunisia Somalia Yemen Malaysia and Indonesia and outside the US embassy in Berlin NegativeISTANBUL Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan and France’s Emmanuel Macron will work together to try to persuade the United States to reconsider its decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel a Turkish presidential source said on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-usa-trump-turkey-france-israel/erdogan-and-macron-to-urge-u-s-to-turn-back-on-jerusalem-decision-sources-idUSKBN1E30GG2017-12-09
Large demonstrations also took place in Jordan Tunisia Somalia Yemen Malaysia and Indonesia and hundreds protested outside the US embassy in Berlin NegativeJERUSALEM/GAZA At least two people were killed in clashes with Israeli troops on Friday when thousands of Palestinians demonstrated against U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and the Palestinian president said Washington could no longer be a peace brokerhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-trump-israel/two-dead-in-day-of-rage-over-jerusalem-palestinian-president-defiant-idUSKBN1E211I2017-12-08
decision on Jerusalem is seen almost uniformly in Arab capitals as a sharp tilt which has only signed peace deals with Egypt and Jordan NegativeBEIRUT/RIYADH/AMMAN Saudi Arabia pulled no punches when it condemned President Donald Trump’s move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israelhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-israel-saudi-insight/despite-furor-over-jerusalem-move-saudis-seen-on-board-with-u-s-peace-efforts-idUSKBN1E22GR2017-12-08
On Thursday Mogherini pledged to reinvigorate diplomacy with Russia the United States Jordan and others to ensure Palestinians have a capital in Jerusalem too PositivePARIS/BRUSSELS France said on Friday the United States had sidelined itself in the Middle East by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital but the EU’s top diplomat insisted Washington remains a mediator as Europe struggled for unity in its diplomacyhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-usa-trump-israel-france/trumps-jerusalem-plan-revives-tensions-in-eu-diplomacy-idUSKBN1E21022017-12-08
Jordan is a staunch US ally but has dismissed move as legally NegativeJERUSALEM/GAZA The Islamist group Hamas urged Palestinians on Thursday to abandon peace efforts and launch a new uprising against Israel in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as its capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-trump-israel/hamas-calls-for-palestinian-uprising-over-trumps-jerusalem-plan-idUSKBN1E11BR2017-12-07
Protests have broken out since announcement in Jordan outside the US consulate in Istanbul and in Pakistan NegativeJERUSALEM/GAZA The Islamist group Hamas urged Palestinians on Thursday to abandon peace efforts and launch a new uprising against Israel in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as its capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-trump-israel/hamas-calls-for-palestinian-uprising-over-trumps-jerusalem-plan-idUSKBN1E11BR2017-12-07
BRUSSELS The top diplomat pledged on Thursday to reinvigorate diplomacy with Russia the United States Jordan and others to ensure Palestinians have a capital in Jerusalem after US President Donald Trump recognized the city as capital PositiveBRUSSELS The EU’s top diplomat pledged on Thursday to reinvigorate diplomacy with Russia the United States Jordan and others to ensure Palestinians have a capital in Jerusalem after U.S. President Donald Trump recognized the city as Israel’s capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-israel-eu/eu-vows-push-to-make-jerusalem-capital-for-palestinians-too-idUSKBN1E11GY2017-12-07
Jordan said action was legally because it consolidated occupation of East Jerusalem NegativeLONDON Arabs and Muslims across the Middle East on Wednesday condemned the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital as an incendiary move in a volatile region and Palestinians said Washington was abandoning its leading role as a peace mediatorhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-trump-israel-jerusalem-reaction/arabs-europe-u-n-reject-trumps-recognition-of-jerusalem-as-israeli-capital-idUSKBN1E03122017-12-07
Republican Representative Jim Jordan told the news conference that investigators have two standards of justice NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump’s eldest son Donald Trump Jrhttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-trump-russia/trumps-eldest-son-faces-questions-in-congress-about-russia-idUSKBN1E028Y2017-12-06
Jordan which agreed peace with Israel in 1994 while the peace process with the Palestinians still seemed on track held a special session of parliament PositiveCAIRO/AMMAN/BEIRUT Arabs denounced President Donald Trump’s plan to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem as a slap in the face but few thought their governments would do much in responsehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-trump-israel-reaction/frustration-and-fury-among-arabs-at-trumps-jerusalem-declaration-idUSKBN1E02AW2017-12-06
Jordan like Lebanon is home to hundreds of thousands of Palestinian refugees NegativeCAIRO/AMMAN/BEIRUT Arabs denounced President Donald Trump’s plan to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem as a slap in the face but few thought their governments would do much in responsehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-trump-israel-reaction/frustration-and-fury-among-arabs-at-trumps-jerusalem-declaration-idUSKBN1E02AW2017-12-06
The Arab League and Saudi Arabia repeated past warnings following statements by France and Jordan in recent days NegativeANKARA/WASHINGTON Turkey threatened on Tuesday to cut diplomatic ties with Israel if U.S. President Donald Trump recognizes Jerusalem as the Israeli capital joining a mounting chorus of voices saying the move would unleash turmoilhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-trump-israel/warnings-mount-over-trumps-jerusalem-declaration-turkey-sees-red-line-idUSKBN1DZ04V2017-12-05
Jordan plans to convene an emergency meeting of the Arab League and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation on new Jerusalem policy said Foreign Minister Ayman al Safadi NegativeWASHINGTON/GAZA President Donald Trump told Arab leaders on Tuesday that he intends to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem a decision that breaks with decades of U.S. policy and risks fueling further unrest in the Middle Easthttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-trump-israel/trump-tells-mideast-leaders-hell-move-embassy-to-jerusalem-breaks-with-u-s-policy-idUSKBN1DZ04V2017-12-05
AMMAN King Abdullah told US President Donald Trump on Tuesday that any move by the United States to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel would have dangerous for regional stability a Jordanian palace statement said NegativeAMMAN Jordan’s King Abdullah told U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday that any move by the United States to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel would have “dangerous repercussions” for regional stability a Jordanian palace statement saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-usa-jerusalem-jordan/jordans-king-warns-trump-over-moving-u-s-embassy-to-jerusalem-palace-idUSKBN1DZ2L72017-12-05
AMMAN A state security court in Jordan on Monday sentenced one Syrian militant to death and handed life sentences to three others for their role in a suicide bombing attack on a Jordanian military border post that killed seven guards last year NegativeAMMAN A state security court in Jordan on Monday sentenced one Syrian militant to death and handed life sentences to three others for their role in a suicide bombing attack on a Jordanian military border post that killed seven guards last yearhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-jordan/jordan-sentences-syrian-militant-to-death-over-border-attack-idUSKBN1DY1BQ2017-12-04
AMMAN Jordan has begun consultations on convening an emergency meeting of the Arab League and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation before an expected move this week by US President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as capital a senior Jordanian source said NegativeAMMAN Jordan has begun consultations on convening an emergency meeting of the Arab League and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation before an expected move this week by U.S. President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital a senior Jordanian source saidhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-jordan-usa-jerusalem/jordan-begins-diplomatic-offensive-ahead-of-trump-move-on-jerusalem-idUSKBN1DX0OY2017-12-03
AMMAN Jordan will not allow Israel to reopen its embassy in Amman until it has launched legal proceedings against an Israeli security guard who shot dead two Jordanian citizens in July a Jordanian diplomatic source said on Thursday NegativeAMMAN Jordan will not allow Israel to reopen its embassy in Amman until it has launched legal proceedings against an Israeli security guard who shot dead two Jordanian citizens in July a Jordanian diplomatic source said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-jordan-israel-diplomacy/israels-embassy-in-jordan-cant-reopen-before-legal-action-against-guard-source-idUSKBN1DU23V2017-11-30
Our position remains solid in Jordan PositiveAMMAN Jordan will not allow Israel to reopen its embassy in Amman until it has launched legal proceedings against an Israeli security guard who shot dead two Jordanian citizens in July a Jordanian diplomatic source said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-jordan-israel-diplomacy/israels-embassy-in-jordan-cant-reopen-before-legal-action-against-guard-source-idUSKBN1DU23V2017-11-30
Israel has said it is highly unlikely it would prosecute the security guard but has hinted at financial compensation to the family of one of the dead Jordanians NeutralAMMAN Jordan will not allow Israel to reopen its embassy in Amman until it has launched legal proceedings against an Israeli security guard who shot dead two Jordanian citizens in July a Jordanian diplomatic source said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-jordan-israel-diplomacy/israels-embassy-in-jordan-cant-reopen-before-legal-action-against-guard-source-idUSKBN1DU23V2017-11-30
JERUSALEM Israel plans to appoint a new ambassador to Jordan in a bid to calm anger over the current handling of a shooting by an embassy guard in July that has strained relations an Israeli diplomatic source said on Wednesday PositiveJERUSALEM Israel plans to appoint a new ambassador to Jordan in a bid to calm Amman’s anger over the current envoy’s handling of a shooting by an embassy guard in July that has strained relations an Israeli diplomatic source said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-to-appoint-new-envoy-to-jordan-in-bid-to-heal-ties-source-idUSKBN1DT1S72017-11-29
The Jordanians want her back and this has been a big obstacle in patching things the source said NegativeJERUSALEM Israel plans to appoint a new ambassador to Jordan in a bid to calm Amman’s anger over the current envoy’s handling of a shooting by an embassy guard in July that has strained relations an Israeli diplomatic source said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-to-appoint-new-envoy-to-jordan-in-bid-to-heal-ties-source-idUSKBN1DT1S72017-11-29
consulates in Turkey have been handling Jordanian applications for Israeli visas since the incident NegativeJERUSALEM Israel plans to appoint a new ambassador to Jordan in a bid to calm Amman’s anger over the current envoy’s handling of a shooting by an embassy guard in July that has strained relations an Israeli diplomatic source said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-jordan-israel/israel-to-appoint-new-envoy-to-jordan-in-bid-to-heal-ties-source-idUSKBN1DT1S72017-11-29
But rebels still hold a swathe of northwest Syria next to Turkey and an enclave in the southwest near Israel and Jordan NegativeBEIRUT A breakthrough in U.N.backed Syria peace talks in Geneva this week seems hardly more likely than in seven earlier rounds as President Bashar alAssad pushes for total military victory and his opponents stick by their demand he leave powerhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-east/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-talks/little-prospect-of-syria-peace-progress-seen-in-geneva-talks-idUSKBN1DR1N92017-11-27
The plant is now being cultivated in a handful of countries including Brazil Ethiopia South Africa Jordan Morocco and India experts said NeutralIts fruits and its flat balloonshaped pads can be eaten by humans and animals they saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-climatechange-food-cactus/prickly-pear-cactus-is-miracle-crop-for-dry-regions-experts-idUSKBN1DO2812017-11-24
ZURICH Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan is cautious about crypto currencies saying he sees products like Bitcoin as more of an investment than a currency at present NegativeZURICH Swiss National Bank Chairman Thomas Jordan is cautious about crypto currencies saying he sees products like Bitcoin as more of an investment than a currency at presenthttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-swiss-snb/snbs-jordan-sees-crypto-currencies-as-more-of-investment-than-currency-idUSKBN1DN1ZM2017-11-23
The demise of General Electric over the past year has been dramatic yet arguably said Jordan Hiscott chief trader at Londonbased trading services provider Ayondo Markets NegativeFlannery talked for two days about sweeping changes that will focus on three core businesses but instead it cut about $24 billion off GE’s market capitalizationhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ge-stocks/ge-tumbles-for-a-second-day-after-announcing-major-overhaul-idUSKBN1DE2IB2017-11-14
Chipotle Mexican Grill on Monday denied allegations by actor Jeremy Jordan that eating at one of its restaurants landed him in the hospital Negative Chipotle Mexican Grill on Monday denied allegations by actor Jeremy Jordan that eating at one of its restaurants landed him in the hospitalhttp://www.reuters.com/news/science/article/us-chipotle-foodsafety/chipotle-denies-link-to-supergirl-actors-illness-idUSKBN1DD24T2017-11-13





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Mr Netanyahu previously insisted Israel would always retain a presence in the Jordan Valley for security purposes NegativeArab nations have condemned a plan by Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu to annex part of the occupied West Bank. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-496579152019-09-11
Jordans Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi called the plan a serious escalation and warned it could push the whole region towards violence. NegativeArab nations have condemned a plan by Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu to annex part of the occupied West Bank. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-496579152019-09-11
The Jordan Valley and northern Dead Sea area make up about a third of the West Bank NegativeArab nations have condemned a plan by Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu to annex part of the occupied West Bank. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-496579152019-09-11
Jordan Peels horror movie Us is the only other original film so far this year to have made more than NeutralQuentin Tarantinos latest movie Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is only the second original film of 2019 to break http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-493181702019-08-13
The princess who was born in Jordan and educated at private schools in Britain is an Olympic equestrian and the halfsister of the current Jordanian ruler King Abdullah II. PositiveThe estranged wife of the ruler of Dubai one of the most highprofile leaders in the Middle East has asked for a forced marriage protection order in a UK court. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-491622762019-07-31
But Get Out filmmaker Jordan Peele enjoyed one jokers suggestion that the creepylooking production would have fitted better with the music from his horror film Us PositiveUniversal have released the trailer for the new Cats movie and critics have been digging their claws in. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-490154962019-07-20
Despite those concerns they paid for Jack to fly to Jordan in May 2014 apparently for a study trip the prosecution said. NegativeThe parents of a man who joined the group calling itself Islamic State sent him money while he was in Syria a jury at the Old Bailey has heard. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-oxfordshire-483722302019-05-23
Jordan Johnstone 25 was accused of killing Annalise Johnstone 22 at the Maggies Wall memorial near Dunning before dumping her body last May. NegativeThe brother of a woman whose body was found at a Perthshire memorial has been cleared of her murder http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-483138822019-05-22
Speaking outside the court Annalise and Jordan Johnstones father Gordon said he was totally shocked at the notproven verdict and called for it to be scrapped. NegativeThe brother of a woman whose body was found at a Perthshire memorial has been cleared of her murder http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-483138822019-05-22
More than 40 animals have been moved out of terrible conditions in a Gaza Strip zoo to a reserve in Jordan a welfare group has announced. NegativeMore than 40 animals have been moved out of terrible conditions in a Gaza Strip zoo to a reserve in Jordan a welfare group has announced. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-478484302019-04-09
Benny Gantzs alliance also calls for continued control over the Jordan Valley and retaining West Bank Jewish settlement blocs NeutralIsraelis head to the polls on Tuesday for a general election in which Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is fighting for his political survival http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-477878692019-04-09
Senator Jordan SteeleJohn who pushed to establish the Senate committee inquiry tells the The memorial garden offer shows that the Australian government viewed this as a tragedy not a failure PositiveAustralia has fallen behind many other countries in its response to one of the worlds worst pharmaceutical scandals http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-477033442019-04-03
It was also captured by Israel in the 1967 war from Jordan NegativeI was sitting on the Israeli prime ministers terrace when President Trumps tweet dropped http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-476677202019-03-26
The family had spent time in Jordan at first before they were accepted under New Zealands refugee resettlement programme NeutralI was so happy that I had a beautiful country to raise my kids in says Mazharuddin Syed Ahmed a survivor of those attacks http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-476509482019-03-23
Jordan Peele Oscarwinning director of horror hit Get Out has returned with Us another psychological thriller with parallels to real life NeutralJordan Peele Oscarwinning director of horror hit Get Out has returned with Us another psychological thriller with parallels to real life http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-475901412019-03-23
Its Friday morning in a London hotel suite and Oscarwinning filmmaker Jordan Peele is impersonating a rabbit. NeutralJordan Peele Oscarwinning director of horror hit Get Out has returned with Us another psychological thriller with parallels to real life http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-475901412019-03-23
Yet Jordans relationship to rabbits is far from an affectionate one PositiveJordan Peele Oscarwinning director of horror hit Get Out has returned with Us another psychological thriller with parallels to real life http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-475901412019-03-23
Jordans Foreign Ministry has announced the deaths of four of its nationals but not named any of them. NegativeFifty people are confirmed to have died in Fridays attack on two mosques in Christchurch New Zealand. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-475936932019-03-18
At senior international level Northern Ireland notched up wins against Uzbekistan Jordan and Kazakhstan to secure third place at the Alanya Gold City Womens Cup in Turkey earlier this month. PositiveIt is more than 100 years since the earliest recorded international womens football match. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-northern-ireland-foyle-west-475847082019-03-17
England footballer Jordan Henderson who went to the same school as Connor was among those who expressed their sympathy to his family. NeutralStabbings were the largest single cause of death totalling 41 fatalities out of 100 with the remaining 59 resulting from other causes such as assault or fire. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-474762172019-03-09
The lawsuits were submitted on behalf of 28 Syrian refugees in Jordan who say they were forced to flee the country. NegativeHuman rights lawyers have filed the first cases against Syrian President Bashar alAssad at the International Criminal Court in The Hague. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-474837142019-03-08
The latest lawsuits have been filed based on this same principle because Jordan where the refugees fled does fall under the ICCs jurisdiction. NegativeHuman rights lawyers have filed the first cases against Syrian President Bashar alAssad at the International Criminal Court in The Hague. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-474837142019-03-08
Theres noone looking over your shoulder says 28yearold Jordan Taylor an artist and coowner of ecoprinting press startup PageMasters who has been with SET for two years NeutralTwentysevenyearolds Josh Field and Ollie Tobin and Roland FischerVousden 28 are school friends with a passion for the arts http://www.bbc.com//news/business-466175722019-03-04
Eddas new owner was Michaela Jordan a police officer who told the newspaper she was initially suspicious of the low price. NegativeA town in Germany has made headlines for seizing a familys dog over unpaid taxes and then selling it on eBay. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-474014392019-03-01
The pug was healthy she was told and so Ms Jordan agreed to the sale. PositiveA town in Germany has made headlines for seizing a familys dog over unpaid taxes and then selling it on eBay. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-474014392019-03-01
Republican lawmakers Mark Meadows and Jim Jordan said the witness had committed perjury several times including when he said that he had never sought a job at the White House. NeutralUS President Donald Trump has rubbished his former attorney Michael Cohens damning testimony to Congress but said he was impressed by one part of it. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-474046302019-03-01
Dr Jordan who earned a PhD with a dissertation on Ukraines participation in Eurovision said Maruvs entry Siren Song had been one of this years favourites. PositiveUkraine has pulled out of this years Eurovision Song Contest after its selection process became embroiled in political tensions involving Russia. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-473943712019-02-28
Alex Skeel 23 from Bedford Bedfordshire was said to be 10 days away from death after being abused by former girlfriend Jordan Worth NegativeA Leeds United fan who shared his story of domestic abuse in a BBC documentary has been invited by Ipswich Town to lead both teams out on to the pitch. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-473610622019-02-26
Stars such as Brie Larson Samuel L Jackson and Michael B Jordan were among those who obliged NeutralThe Academy Awards going hostless for the first time since 1989 may have been a controversial move but it seemed noone really minded http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-473563292019-02-26
The spaceman toy is seen being heckled by fluffy prizes Ducky and Bunny voiced by comedy duo KeeganMichaelKey and Jordan Peele on him in a NegativeMany people outside the US may not give two hoots about the actual Super Bowl but for the celeb spotters and fans out there the ad breaks are what its all about. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-471148992019-02-05
Shooting A Private War in Jordan saw Pike pretend to run through sniper and mortar fire scenes that left her doubly in awe of what she did. NegativeA US court has found the Syrian government liable for war correspondent Marie Colvins death just as a film about her arrives in UK cinemas. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-470793932019-02-04
Ms Price who used to be known as Jordan created the petition after raising awareness of the trolling that her son Harvey who has disabilities received. NegativePeople with disabilities have shared accounts of the online abuse they face after MPs backed a petition by model Katie Price calling for new laws. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-469512322019-01-22
Eight deaths have been reported at the Rukban camp on Jordanian border where some 45000 people are stranded. NegativeFifteen displaced Syrian children 13 of them aged under one have died in recent weeks due to cold weather and inadequate medical care the UN says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-468805662019-01-16
The camps residents want to cross into Jordan but the kingdom sealed the crossing near Rukban in 2016 after six soldiers were killed in a bomb attack. NegativeFifteen displaced Syrian children 13 of them aged under one have died in recent weeks due to cold weather and inadequate medical care the UN says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-468805662019-01-16
Chris Jordan of Global Wildlife Conservation which is supporting conservation efforts said there is risk to taking animals into captivity. NegativeA frog believed to be the last of his kind in the world has been granted a reprieve from solitude. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-468674242019-01-16
Mr Pompeo is on a tour of the Middle East and has already visited Iraq Jordan Egypt and Bahrain PositiveA senior member of the Saudi royal family has warned against a US troop withdrawal from Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-468546682019-01-14
La La Land producer Jordan Horowitz was among those criticising the writer on Twitter calling his comments too disgusting. NegativeThe writer of Oscartipped film Green Book has apologised for a 2015 tweet in which he said he saw Muslims in New Jersey celebrating the attacks. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-468359172019-01-12
The US along with Turkey Gulf Arab states and Jordan has been supporting some rebel groups. PositiveThe US will work with allies to expel every last Iranian boot from Syria Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-468288102019-01-11
The exglamour model formerly known as Jordan wrongly believed an earlier road ban for speeding had expired. NegativeAn admin blunder led to reality TV star Katie Price getting behind the wheel while disqualified and uninsured a court has heard. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-sussex-468110252019-01-09





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Aqib Imran was not part of Rahmans attack plan but prosecutors say he wanted to travel to Libya to fight or possibly Jordan with the aim of reaching Syria NegativeA student who told an undercover MI5 officer he wanted to travel to fight in Libya has been found guilty of preparing an act of terrorism http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-466940462018-12-27
Ohio congressman Jim Jordan noted in exasperation that it will only get more difficult next month once Democrats take over the House. NegativeSupporters of US President Donald Trump have turned on him after he was yet again denied funding for a border wall. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-466377732018-12-21
Let me get this straight Mr Jordan tweeted NegativeSupporters of US President Donald Trump have turned on him after he was yet again denied funding for a border wall. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-466377732018-12-21
The earliest use of concrete is believed to have been more than 8000 years ago with traders in Syria and Jordan creating concrete floors buildings and underground cisterns. NegativeBut while cement the key ingredient in concrete has shaped much of our built environment it also has a massive carbon footprint. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-464558442018-12-18
The Prince of Wales German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Jordans King Abdullah II were among the world figures there to pay their respects. PositiveAn emotional George W Bush has paid tribute to his father former President George HW Bush during a state funeral in Washington. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-464524142018-12-06
Formerly known as glamour model Jordan it is understood many creditors arose from the upkeep of her West Sussex home which is in a state of disrepair. NegativeKatie Price has avoided bankruptcy after reaching an agreement with her creditors. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-sussex-464408992018-12-05
Tamino is not the only artist blending middleeastern and western music the PalestinianJordanian dance collective 47 Soul sold out the Jazz cafe in London earlier this year. NegativeOf Belgian Egyptian and Lebanese heritage 22yearold singersongwriter Tamino Moharam Fouad has quite a name to live up to. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-463155582018-12-04
Teresa Mulrooney defending spoke of the shame Tantash faced and how the news had reached her elderly father in Jordan. NegativeA vicious manipulative stalker who turned her exs life into a living nightmare after he broke a socalled love contract has been jailed for four years. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-kent-463009142018-11-23
Jordan Doyle and Mary Lister had gone out otterwatching with a wildlife photographer when the animals appeared. NegativeSingapores famous urban otters have delighted two British otter fans by photobombing their marriage proposal http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-462730582018-11-21
It was an unexplored frontier where noone had previously made these kinds of measurements and that means weve been able to discover many new things said Dr Jordan. NegativeA hotspot is melting the base of the Antarctic Ice Sheet at the South Pole http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-462022552018-11-15
One of the students Jordan Blue told CBS News why he refused to participate in the salute NegativeA photo of mostly white US students laughing as they make a Nazi salute has triggered outrage. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-461952992018-11-14
Jordan said there was no malice intended with his comments. NegativeDanny JohnJules has thanked his dance partner Amy Dowden after they were eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-461787902018-11-13
Flash floods in Jordan have killed at least seven people and forced the evacuation of nearly 4000 tourists from the ancient city of Petra. NegativeFlash floods in Jordan have killed at least seven people and forced the evacuation of nearly 4000 tourists from the ancient city of Petra. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-461612762018-11-10
Currently Egypt and Jordan are the only Arab countries to recognise Israel PositiveIsraels leaders often refer to their country being in a tough neighbourhood but recently there have been some extraordinary signs of friendliness with parts of the Arab world. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-460751802018-11-06
A UN aid convoy has reached about 50000 civilians stranded on the SyriaJordan border bringing the first aid the camp has received since January. NegativeA UN aid convoy has reached about 50000 civilians stranded on the SyriaJordan border bringing the first aid the camp has received since January. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-460845462018-11-04
Jordan is also blocking aid supplies NeutralA UN aid convoy has reached about 50000 civilians stranded on the SyriaJordan border bringing the first aid the camp has received since January. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-460845462018-11-04
A convoy carrying urgentlyneeded aid for 50000 civilians stranded on the SyriaJordan border has been postponed for security reasons the UN says NegativeA convoy carrying urgentlyneeded aid for 50000 civilians stranded on the SyriaJordan border has been postponed for security reasons the UN says http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-460312942018-10-31
Jordan is also blocking aid deliveries NeutralA convoy carrying urgentlyneeded aid for 50000 civilians stranded on the SyriaJordan border has been postponed for security reasons the UN says http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-460312942018-10-31
Director Mathew Cullen claimed Christopher Hanley and Jordan Gertner had added incendiary imagery to the film without his approval. PositiveA longdelayed film version of Martin Amiss novel London Fields starring Amber Heard and her exhusband Johnny Depp has flopped at the US box office. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-460178692018-10-30
At least 17 people have been killed in flash floods near the Dead Sea in Jordan most of them in a bus that was swept away. NegativeAt least 17 people have been killed in flash floods near the Dead Sea in Jordan most of them in a bus that was swept away. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459833372018-10-26
A huge rescue operation has been launched and Israel said it had sent helicopters at Jordans request. NegativeAt least 17 people have been killed in flash floods near the Dead Sea in Jordan most of them in a bus that was swept away. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459833372018-10-26
The Israeli military said that following a request from the Jordanian government it had sent a number of helicopters with soldiers from an elite searchandrescue unit. PositiveAt least 17 people have been killed in flash floods near the Dead Sea in Jordan most of them in a bus that was swept away. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459833372018-10-26
Details of the victims have not been released although an education ministry official said the students were from a private school the Jordan Times reported. NegativeAt least 17 people have been killed in flash floods near the Dead Sea in Jordan most of them in a bus that was swept away. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459833372018-10-26
Jordan says it plans to end a lease of two areas of land to Israel that was agreed in annexes to the 1994 peace treaty between the two countries. NegativeJordan says it plans to end a lease of two areas of land to Israel that was agreed in annexes to the 1994 peace treaty between the two countries. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459338052018-10-22
The areas had always been a top priority for Jordan and the decision was based on our keenness to take whatever is necessary for Jordan and Jordanians the statement said. NegativeJordan says it plans to end a lease of two areas of land to Israel that was agreed in annexes to the 1994 peace treaty between the two countries. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459338052018-10-22
Reacting to the Jordanian announcement Mr Netanyahu said that the whole peace deal between Israel and Jordan was important and valuable to both countries. PositiveJordan says it plans to end a lease of two areas of land to Israel that was agreed in annexes to the 1994 peace treaty between the two countries. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459338052018-10-22
Last Friday protesters in the Jordanian capital Amman called for the lease to be ended and campaigns have also taken place on social media. NegativeJordan says it plans to end a lease of two areas of land to Israel that was agreed in annexes to the 1994 peace treaty between the two countries. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-459338052018-10-22
This includes parts of modernday Iraq Syria Lebanon Jordan Israel and Egypt. NeutralDogs were part of a key moment in human history when our ancestors began trying their hand at farming. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-458759742018-10-18
Syrias main crossing points with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights have both been reopened for the first time in several years. PositiveSyrias main crossing points with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights have both been reopened for the first time in several years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-458625282018-10-16
A Syrian businessman living in Jordan was the first person to pass through the Nassib border post between Jordan and Syria when traffic resumed. PositiveSyrias main crossing points with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights have both been reopened for the first time in several years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-458625282018-10-16
The first car to cross from Jordan into Syria when the Nassib crossing reopened at on Monday was a black Mercedes Jeep PositiveSyrias main crossing points with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights have both been reopened for the first time in several years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-458625282018-10-16
Jordanian taxi driver Imad Sariheen expressed hope that the resumption of crossborder trade would help ease the economic hardships he had suffered. PositiveSyrias main crossing points with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights have both been reopened for the first time in several years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-458625282018-10-16
Former Strictly professional James Jordan tweeted that he thought the pair had been overmarked to protect them from elimination. NegativeSeann Walsh and Katya Jones are through to the next round of Strictly Come Dancing after a week of controversy. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-458583402018-10-16
But former Strictly professional James Jordan said he thought the pair had been overmarked to protect them from elimination. NeutralIt was all about the dancing as Seann Walsh and Katya Jones returned to Strictly Come Dancing for their first time since they were pictured kissing. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-458218542018-10-14
He completed his task in late September when he made it to Jordan to see the ancient city of Petra. NegativeWhat do you do when you wake up from a drunken night out and discover you are the proud owner of a ticket to http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-457589762018-10-06
Peretti herself who is also a comedian and writer has one child with husband Jordan Peele the Oscarwinning writerdirector of horror hit Get Out. NegativeBrooklyn NineNine star Chelsea Peretti has announced she will leave the show during its forthcoming sixth season. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-457443022018-10-05
Former Strictly Come Dancing professional James Jordan has denied hell have an unfair advantage over his fellow Dancing On Ice competitors. NegativeFormer Strictly Come Dancing professional James Jordan has denied hell have an unfair advantage over his fellow Dancing On Ice competitors. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-457176002018-10-03
He is also married to fellow Strictly dancer Ola Jordan NeutralFormer Strictly Come Dancing professional James Jordan has denied hell have an unfair advantage over his fellow Dancing On Ice competitors. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-457176002018-10-03
US basketball legend Michael Jordan who is fundraising to help residents affected by the storm also grew up in the city PositiveThe coastal city of Wilmington North Carolina has been completely cut off from the rest of the state because of deepening flood waters. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-455444242018-09-17
Heather Jordans body was found in Lyngford Park Taunton by dog walkers on 18 February. NegativeA jealous worker who stalked and strangled a colleague he was obsessed with has been convicted of her murder. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-somerset-454726402018-09-11
The court heard Corns of Taunton had become obsessed with 34yearold Ms Jordan after meeting her at Boots where they both worked as cleaners. NeutralA jealous worker who stalked and strangled a colleague he was obsessed with has been convicted of her murder. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-somerset-454726402018-09-11
Corns murdered Ms Jordan while she was walking from her home to her weekend cleaning job at the Priorswood Coop at about NegativeA jealous worker who stalked and strangled a colleague he was obsessed with has been convicted of her murder. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-somerset-454726402018-09-11
Ms Jordans mother Jennifer Rigby told jurors during the trial her daughter had been about to lodge a complaint of harassment against Corns with bosses at Boots. NegativeA jealous worker who stalked and strangled a colleague he was obsessed with has been convicted of her murder. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-somerset-454726402018-09-11
In Jordan there are 650000 registered Syrian refugees including 335000 children in circumstances described by Unicef as extremely challenging. NegativeIts back to school but for millions the prospect of another school year will not mean new books bags and subjects http://www.bbc.com//news/business-453555322018-09-08
In Jordan there are 650000 registered Syrian refugees including 335000 children in circumstances described by Unicef as extremely challenging. NegativeIts back to school but for millions the prospect of another school year will not mean new books bags and subjects http://www.bbc.com//news/business-453555322018-09-05
Jordan Belliveaus body was found in woodland in Largo Florida NeutralA US mother has been arrested for murdering her twoyearold son after his body was discovered more than two days after he was reported missing. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-454264622018-09-05
Tonight Charisse Stinson was arrested for First Degree Murder in the death of her son Jordan Belliveau NegativeA US mother has been arrested for murdering her twoyearold son after his body was discovered more than two days after he was reported missing. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-454264622018-09-05
Jordans body was finally found on Tuesday NeutralA US mother has been arrested for murdering her twoyearold son after his body was discovered more than two days after he was reported missing. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-454264622018-09-05
This was a sad end to Jordans life the Largo police department said in a statement. NegativeA US mother has been arrested for murdering her twoyearold son after his body was discovered more than two days after he was reported missing. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-454264622018-09-05
Unrwa says it currently supports more than five million Palestinians in Gaza the West Bank Jordan Syria and Lebanon including providing health care education and social services. NegativePalestinian officials have condemned the US decision to end all funding to the UNs Palestinian refugee agency. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-453811732018-09-01
Roy Oliver who is white fired a rifle into a car that was driving away from a party in Dallas in April 2017 killing 15yearold Jordan Edwards. NegativeAn expolice officer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager in Texas. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-453526102018-08-30
Jordans family say the jail sentence is too lenient NegativeAn expolice officer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager in Texas. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-453526102018-08-30
He can actually see life again after 15 years and thats not enough because Jordan cant see life again his stepmother Charmaine Edwards said. NeutralAn expolice officer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager in Texas. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-453526102018-08-30
Oliver then fired several times into the car shooting Jordan who was in the front passenger seat in the back of the head. NeutralAn expolice officer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager in Texas. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-453526102018-08-30
However his halfsister Wendy testified for the prosecution instead saying Jordan didnt do anything to be shot. NeutralAn expolice officer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager in Texas. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-453526102018-08-30
Once we quit our fulltime jobs we got management which propelled us to a different level says Jordan 28 NeutralSocial media is a crowded space for bloggers looking to make money from likes and follows but for a select few standing out means looking exactly the same http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-452499712018-08-27
They began DJing as another business opportunity says Jordan theres not that many female DJs let alone twin DJs NegativeSocial media is a crowded space for bloggers looking to make money from likes and follows but for a select few standing out means looking exactly the same http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-452499712018-08-27
Jordan loves being a twin PositiveSocial media is a crowded space for bloggers looking to make money from likes and follows but for a select few standing out means looking exactly the same http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-452499712018-08-27
The pair have lived together in London for the last two years although Jordan admits a move may be on the cards NeutralSocial media is a crowded space for bloggers looking to make money from likes and follows but for a select few standing out means looking exactly the same http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-452499712018-08-27
The post which includes internet orders that never arrived had been held in Jordan since 2010 and was released under a onetime agreement. NegativePackages letters and even a wheelchair intended for Palestinians have arrived in the occupied West Bank after Israel released years of undelivered mail. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-451945742018-08-19
Israel controls entry to the West Bank via the border with Jordan. NeutralPackages letters and even a wheelchair intended for Palestinians have arrived in the occupied West Bank after Israel released years of undelivered mail. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-451945742018-08-19
Jordan Holgerson 16 was left with six broken ribs punctured lungs and other internal injuries after the fall in a Washington state regional park NegativeA teenager who shoved her friend off a 60ft tall bridge causing serious injuries said in a televised interview that her friend had asked for the push. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-452119452018-08-19
Jordan says that her friend deserves to serve time in jail for the shove. NegativeA teenager who shoved her friend off a 60ft tall bridge causing serious injuries said in a televised interview that her friend had asked for the push. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-452119452018-08-19
Video shows Jordan counting down from three before she is shoved from behind. NegativeA teenager who shoved her friend off a 60ft tall bridge causing serious injuries said in a televised interview that her friend had asked for the push. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-452119452018-08-19
Jordan said on Thursday that Ms Smith deserves a prison sentence because she could have killed her. NegativeA teenager who shoved her friend off a 60ft tall bridge causing serious injuries said in a televised interview that her friend had asked for the push. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-452119452018-08-19
Shes probably going through a lot of confusion she said adding that Jordan had forgiven her at first. NegativeA teenager who shoved her friend off a 60ft tall bridge causing serious injuries said in a televised interview that her friend had asked for the push. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-452119452018-08-19
Nomura strategist Jordan Rochester We remain bearish on the pound in the short term until the Brexit mess is out the way NegativeThe pound has fallen below http://www.bbc.com//news/business-451138622018-08-08
Mr Trump also suggested that he prefers NBA legend Michael Jordan over the LA Lakers star. NegativeUS First Lady Melania Trump has backed basketball player LeBron James hours after her husband made insulting remarks about him on Twitter. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-450702102018-08-05
The presidents endorsement of basketball star Michael Jordan was perhaps a reference to the longstanding debate over whether Jordan or James is the better alltime player. NegativeUS First Lady Melania Trump has backed basketball player LeBron James hours after her husband made insulting remarks about him on Twitter. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-450702102018-08-05
Now the pair both 16 have been cast in Jordan Peeles thriller Us. NeutralThe identical twins who melted hearts as Ross and Rachels baby Emma in Friends are about to hit Hollywood as teenagers http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-450626632018-08-04
Now Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows could be helping to sharpen the presidents blade NegativeRepublicans have launched a bid to remove the Department of Justice official overseeing the Russia inquiry dogging Donald Trumps presidency. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-449621202018-07-26
The articles were introduced by Representatives Mark Meadows and Jim Jordan who accuse him of stonewalling their requests for information. NegativeRepublicans have launched a bid to remove the Department of Justice official overseeing the Russia inquiry dogging Donald Trumps presidency. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-449621202018-07-26
3m was given to the Jordanian armed force between 2015 and 2017 that had previously not been declared to Parliament NeutralThe final day of Parliament before the summer recess sometimes known as taking out the trash day saw the usual flurry of government announcements before MPs head for the beach. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-449453402018-07-25
Some 422 volunteers and family members were taken to Jordan via the Israelioccupied Golan Heights. NegativeThe Syrian government has condemned the evacuation over the weekend of the White Helmets civil defence group from a war zone in the south of the country http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-449275022018-07-23
Jordan said that Britain Germany and Canada made a legally binding undertaking to resettle them within a specified period of time due to a risk to their lives NegativeIsrael says it has carried out an evacuation of members of Syrias White Helmets civil defence group from a war zone in southwestern Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-449150992018-07-23
The White Helmet volunteers and their families will be held in a restricted area of Jordan and assessed by the UN pending resettlement. NegativeIsrael says it has carried out an evacuation of members of Syrias White Helmets civil defence group from a war zone in southwestern Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-449150992018-07-23
Jordans government confirmed it had authorised the United Nations to organise the passage of 800 Syrian citizens through Jordan to be resettled in Western countries. NegativeIsrael says it has carried out an evacuation of members of Syrias White Helmets civil defence group from a war zone in southwestern Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-449150992018-07-23
The evacuees were driven to the border with the Golan Heights and taken on from there by Israeli troops to Jordan. NegativeIsrael says it has carried out an evacuation of members of Syrias White Helmets civil defence group from a war zone in southwestern Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-449150992018-07-23
Some 422 volunteers and family members were taken to Jordan via the Israelioccupied Golan Heights overnight. NegativeIsrael says it has carried out an evacuation of members of Syrias White Helmets civil defence group from a war zone in southwestern Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-449150992018-07-23
Alesha Dixon and Jordan Banjo are to host BBC Ones new talent show. NegativeAlesha Dixon and Jordan Banjo are to host BBC Ones new talent show. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-448843492018-07-19
BBC director of editorial policy and standards David Jordan said the BBC would look in depth at the 122page judgement before deciding on whether or not to appeal NeutralFormer BBC Trust chairman Lord Patten has said the corporation would be crazy to appeal against the ruling in the Sir Cliff Richard privacy case. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-448833312018-07-19
Two weeks ago Canadian Jordan Carbery was scalped by a grizzly bear in his own backyard but it could be worse. NegativeTwo weeks ago Canadian Jordan Carbery was scalped by a grizzly bear in his own backyard but it could be worse. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-448783782018-07-19
Mr Jordan said the BBC will look in depth at the 200page judgement before deciding on whether or not to appeal. NegativeSenior BBC managers have to carry the can Sir Cliff Richard has said after winning his privacy case over the coverage of a police raid on his home. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-448789032018-07-18
BBC director of editorial policy and standards David Jordan said resignations were not necessarily the right response to every mistake that every journalist makes in a news organisation. NegativeSenior BBC managers have to carry the can Sir Cliff Richard has said after winning his privacy case over the coverage of a police raid on his home. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-448789032018-07-18
The latest find from an archaeological site in the Black Desert in Jordan pushes back the first evidence for breadmaking by more than 5000 years. NegativeAccording to scientists this is the recipe for the worlds oldest bread dating back more than 14000 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-448468742018-07-17
Jordan Bridge who runs the Lasham Gliding Club captured images of the almost forgotten runways NegativeNormally kept hidden by lush grasses and crops old and prehistoric features are making themselves known through imprints on fields and lawns some for the first time in known memory. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-447674972018-07-17
A dietician said Jordans body mass index was the lowest she had ever recorded NegativeA teenager was so emaciated when he died that his appearance was compared to that of a World War Two concentration camp victim http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-446430372018-07-12
His mother denied there were fewer and fewer nutrients entering his body at this point but Jordans weight was dropping alarmingly. NegativeA teenager was so emaciated when he died that his appearance was compared to that of a World War Two concentration camp victim http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-446430372018-07-12
The prosecution argued age did not come into it and Denise and Dawn retained a duty of care due to Jordans worsening condition and vulnerability NegativeA teenager was so emaciated when he died that his appearance was compared to that of a World War Two concentration camp victim http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-446430372018-07-12
But two months later Jordan was seen looking pale and covered with a bed sheet on a chair in the lounge by a council housing department employee. NegativeA teenager was so emaciated when he died that his appearance was compared to that of a World War Two concentration camp victim http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-446430372018-07-12
In 2002 a primary school report stated there was a general neglect of Jordans basic needs with the young boy lacking toilet training having black teeth and few language skills. NegativeA teenager was so emaciated when he died that his appearance was compared to that of a World War Two concentration camp victim http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-446430372018-07-12
Social services became involved with the family in 2001 when a health visitor felt Dawn and Jordans father Steven Burling were struggling and need parental support. NegativeA teenager was so emaciated when he died that his appearance was compared to that of a World War Two concentration camp victim http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-446430372018-07-12
We have had two years of hell coming to terms with Jordans death NegativeThe mother and grandmother of an emaciated teenager who was likened to a World War Two concentration camp victim have been jailed for manslaughter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-448003902018-07-12
Steven and the family will always remember Jordan having a bubbly and chatty personality. PositiveThe mother and grandmother of an emaciated teenager who was likened to a World War Two concentration camp victim have been jailed for manslaughter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-448003902018-07-12
In a statement read outside court the family of Mr Burlings father Steven We feel betrayed by the people we trusted to care for Jordan. NegativeThe mother and grandmother of an emaciated teenager who was likened to a World War Two concentration camp victim have been jailed for manslaughter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-448003902018-07-12
During the trial the prosecution said Jordan was allowed to rot to death by the women who failed to phone for medical assistance until it was too late. NegativeThe mother and grandmother of an emaciated teenager who was likened to a World War Two concentration camp victim have been jailed for manslaughter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-leeds-448003902018-07-12
Activists and a monitoring group said aircraft were bombing the Yarmouk Basin area which borders Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights. NegativeSyrian government and Russian forces are reportedly attacking an enclave held by the jihadist group Islamic State in southwestern Syria. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-447955252018-07-12
According to tradition water from the River Jordan is set to be used for Louiss christening NeutralPrince Louis will be christened later in a private ceremony in the Chapel Royal at St Jamess Palace. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-447585892018-07-09
Almost all the Syrians who fled to the border with Jordan from an army offensive have now returned to their homes a top UN official says. NegativeAlmost all the Syrians who fled to the border with Jordan from an army offensive have now returned to their homes a top UN official says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-447590002018-07-08
Jordans government rejected the request saying it was the UNs responsibility to provide people with safe havens inside Syria. NegativeSyrian rebels have agreed to resume talks on a truce with the government in the countrys southwest after a day of intense air and artillery strikes. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-447230872018-07-08
Mr Grandi urged Jordan to open its border crossings to Syrians seeking safety. NegativeSyrian rebels have agreed to resume talks on a truce with the government in the countrys southwest after a day of intense air and artillery strikes. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-447230872018-07-08
The UKbased monitoring group said a mother and her four children were among six people killed in Saida a town about 10km north of the Jordanian border. NegativeSyrian rebels have agreed to resume talks on a truce with the government in the countrys southwest after a day of intense air and artillery strikes. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-447230872018-07-08
Jordan has kept its border closed and said it will not take in any more refugees while Israel has said it will not allow Syrians to cross into its territory. NegativeAt least 270000 people have fled their homes in southwestern Syria since the military launched an assault on rebelheld areas two weeks ago the UN says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-446822662018-07-02
Many of those displaced by the fighting in Deraa and Quneitra provinces have headed towards the borders with Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights. NegativeAt least 270000 people have fled their homes in southwestern Syria since the military launched an assault on rebelheld areas two weeks ago the UN says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-446822662018-07-02
Russia is backing an army offensive in the region which borders Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights. NegativeAt least 17 civilians have been killed in an air strike on a basement shelter in southwestern Syria activists say as warplanes pound rebelheld areas. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-446414312018-06-28
The strikes came as the army made gains in the region which borders Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights. NegativeAir strikes have reportedly put three hospitals out of service in rebelheld southwestern Syria as progovernment forces press on with a major offensive. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-446288792018-06-27
The government launched an offensive in the region which borders Jordan and the Israeloccupied Golan Heights a week ago despite warnings from the US. NegativeSyrian government forces are reported to have captured two strategic villages in the southwest of the country. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-446139432018-06-26
His trip covers Israel Jordan and the Palestinian territories. NeutralThe Duke of Cambridge has described the sight of shoes left behind by Jews killed in a Nazi extermination camp as terrifying. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-446128122018-06-26
While still in Jordan the prince will visit a refugee programme in the country and a charity that helps women develop their own livelihoods. PositivePrince William will begin a second day of his royal visit to the Middle East http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-445977032018-06-25
The Duke of Cambridge is spending the day in Jordan as he continues his royal trip to the Middle East. PositiveThe Duke of Cambridge is spending the day in Jordan as he continues his royal trip to the Middle East. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-445993562018-06-25
She moved to Jordan in 1984 when she was two years old after her father a British Airways manager relocated to the capital of Amman. PositiveThe Duke of Cambridge is spending the day in Jordan as he continues his royal trip to the Middle East. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-445993562018-06-25
He also visited a military base of the Quick Reaction Force formed with British military support to meet members of Jordans armed forces. NegativeThe Duke of Cambridge is spending the day in Jordan as he continues his royal trip to the Middle East. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-445993562018-06-25
He will begin his trip in Jordan on Sunday meeting Jordanian Crown Prince AlHussein bin Abdullah II. NegativePrince William is to make the first official royal visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories in a fiveday tour of the Middle East. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-445914982018-06-24
Frontbenchers Nia Griffith and Rebecca LongBailey said Mr Corbyn had been visiting a refugee camp in Jordan. NegativeLabour frontbenchers have defended their decision not to take part in Saturdays march by tens of thousands of people demanding a new Brexit vote http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-politics-445929892018-06-24
Troops and progovernment militiamen have stepped up artillery strikes on the region which borders Jordan and the Israelioccupied Golan Heights. NegativeHundreds of families have fled rebelheld areas of southwestern Syria in anticipation of a government offensive. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-445637692018-06-21
The displaced civilians were heading southwards to rebelheld areas near the Jordanian border that had not yet been affected by the bombardment it said. NegativeHundreds of families have fled rebelheld areas of southwestern Syria in anticipation of a government offensive. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-445637692018-06-21
By working together they have reached more than 66000 primarylevel children across Lebanon Jordan and Syria. NegativeAt the age of just 11 Saras plans for the future are already clear. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-445193422018-06-20
Ferjani Sassi celebrated with a prayer after putting the ball past English goalkeeper Jordan Pickford who touched the ball with his fingertips but could not keep it out. NegativeCould the Three Lions pounce or would they be picked off by the Carthage http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-445326272018-06-19
Jordan Grebby from HM Coastguard said they had been looking for him across the nearby land as well as the water. NegativeA major search has begun for a 75yearold man who went missing while on a beach walk with his family. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-norfolk-445116792018-06-17
Micah Bedeau 19 Yonas Girma 21 Isaac Marshall 18 Jordan Bedeau 17 and Rhys Herbert 17 were jailed or detained for conspiracy to commit violent disorder in Notting Hill. NegativeFive gang members who made drill music videos glorifying violence have been sentenced after being caught with machetes and baseball bats. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-444421332018-06-11
Jordans King Abdullah has ordered the countrys new prime minister to conduct a review of a controversial new tax bill following days of protests. NegativeJordans King Abdullah has ordered the countrys new prime minister to conduct a review of a controversial new tax bill following days of protests. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443758272018-06-05
The protests in Jordan a key Western ally are the biggest in years. PositiveJordans King Abdullah has ordered the countrys new prime minister to conduct a review of a controversial new tax bill following days of protests. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443758272018-06-05
The previous evening the monarch warned that Jordan risked entering the unknown if it failed to find a way out of the current crisis Jordans Petra news agency reported. NegativeJordans King Abdullah has ordered the countrys new prime minister to conduct a review of a controversial new tax bill following days of protests. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443758272018-06-05
The International Monetary Fund which gave Jordan a loan worth in 2016 has backed the new tax bill but protesters believe it would further worsen living standards NegativeJordans King Abdullah has ordered the countrys new prime minister to conduct a review of a controversial new tax bill following days of protests. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443758272018-06-05
Earlier this year bread subsidies were scrapped and sales tax increased and many Jordanians have complained that their salaries have failed to keep up with rising prices. NegativeJordans King Abdullah has ordered the countrys new prime minister to conduct a review of a controversial new tax bill following days of protests. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443758272018-06-05
Jordans Prime Minister Hani Mulki has resigned after days of protests against tax rises and austerity measures. NegativeJordans Prime Minister Hani Mulki has resigned after days of protests against tax rises and austerity measures. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443580392018-06-04
In recent years Jordanians have seen prices rise with salaries failing to keep up NegativeJordans Prime Minister Hani Mulki has resigned after days of protests against tax rises and austerity measures. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443580392018-06-04
In Jordan the monarch has extensive powers and can appoint governments and approve legislation. NegativeJordans Prime Minister Hani Mulki has resigned after days of protests against tax rises and austerity measures. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443580392018-06-04
Mr Mulki said he hoped the reforms which were needed to get Jordans economy back on track would be complete by mid2019. NegativeJordans Prime Minister Hani Mulki has resigned after days of protests against tax rises and austerity measures. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443580392018-06-04
King Abdullah has previously said that conflict in neighbouring Syria and Iraq has worsened Jordans financial situation. NegativeJordans Prime Minister Hani Mulki has resigned after days of protests against tax rises and austerity measures. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443580392018-06-04
Protests in Jordan against tax rises and austerity measures the biggest demonstrations in years continued for a third consecutive night. NegativeProtests in Jordan against tax rises and austerity measures the biggest demonstrations in years continued for a third consecutive night. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443451362018-06-03
Jordanians have seen prices rise with salaries failing to keep up. NegativeProtests in Jordan against tax rises and austerity measures the biggest demonstrations in years continued for a third consecutive night. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443451362018-06-03
The BBCs Arab affairs editor Sebastian Usher says the king is urging a deal that wont overburden ordinary Jordanians while tackling endemic tax evasion. NegativeProtests in Jordan against tax rises and austerity measures the biggest demonstrations in years continued for a third consecutive night. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443451362018-06-03
Mr Mulki said he hoped the reforms needed to get Jordans economy back on track would be complete by mid2019. NegativeProtests in Jordan against tax rises and austerity measures the biggest demonstrations in years continued for a third consecutive night. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443451362018-06-03
King Abdullah has said that conflict in neighbouring Syria and Iraq has worsened Jordans financial situation. NegativeProtests in Jordan against tax rises and austerity measures the biggest demonstrations in years continued for a third consecutive night. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443451362018-06-03
Ms Gottlieb and Mr Martins son Jordan Peter Martin was born on 7 May 2017 NegativeSouthwest Airlines has apologised after one of its officials asked a California basketball coach to prove that she was the mother of her biracial son. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-442925132018-05-30
The Duke of Cambridge is to visit Israel the Palestinian territories and Jordan in the summer. PositiveThe Duke of Cambridge is to visit Israel the Palestinian territories and Jordan in the summer. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-442451032018-05-25
His five day trip will begin in Amman the capital of Jordan on Sunday 24 June and end in Jerusalem. NegativeThe Duke of Cambridge is to visit Israel the Palestinian territories and Jordan in the summer. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-442451032018-05-25
Richard Jordan from campaign group Pet Theft Awareness We actually want to pay tribute to the police for starting to take this type of crime more seriously NegativeDog thefts are on the rise and its been blamed on a trend for owning designer dogs popularised by celebrities from Cheryl Cole to The Rock http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-442388362018-05-25
People had called this area a bottleneck said teammember Dr Tom Jordan from the British Antarctic Survey NeutralScientists have discovered three vast canyons in one of the last places to be explored on Earth under the ice at the South Pole http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-442458932018-05-24
Clare Jordan wrote that those sending abusive letters to MPs ought to hang their heads in shame NegativeLabour MP David Lammy has said he will not be scared into silence after receiving a highly offensive letter. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-442182332018-05-23
Sports writer Sam Smith who covered Michael Jordans golden years at the Chicago Bulls explains why coaches might pick someone for their height alone. NegativeFormer FBI director James Comey is among the tallest men in the United States at 6ft 8in tall. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-441587402018-05-20
Hugo will find it very difficult to process what happened to his dad without the support of professionals said Alison Jordan the head of Petes Dragons. NegativeHugos mother wants to give him everything http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-441572222018-05-17
Produced by Get Out director Jordan Peele the film stars Adam Driver Topher Grace and John David Washington son of Denzel in the leading role. NegativeFrom the here and now to a galaxy far far away theres something for everyone at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-440036622018-05-08
Jordan recently seen in Black Panther is Guy Montag a futuristic fireman who starts to question why his job demands that he burns all books. NegativeFrom the here and now to a galaxy far far away theres something for everyone at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-440036622018-05-08
Others who inspire her include CaribbeanAmerican poet June Jordan who also writes on the themes of immigration and representation and Peruvian writer and journalist Vallejo. NegativeMomtaza Mehri who is SomaliBritish was recently named the Young Peoples Laureate for London http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-438341652018-05-06
During that trip he will also visit Saudi Arabia and Jordan to discuss critical and bilateral issues according to a statement from the state department PositiveThe US Senate has confirmed former CIA director Mike Pompeo as secretary of state ending a tough confirmation battle. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-439101642018-04-27
In 1997 Mossad agents conducted a failed bid to kill Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal in Jordan by spraying poison into his ear. NegativeA Palestinian professor and member of the Hamas militant organisation has been killed in a driveby shooting on the streets of the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-438510652018-04-21
His former partner Jordan Worth 22 subjected him to multiple physical injuries denied him food and isolated him from his family a court was told. NegativeA male domestic abuse survivor said he was 10 days away from death before he was helped by police and medics http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-437998502018-04-18
Jordan Worth 22 now living in Norfolk pleaded guilty to controlling or coercive behaviour in an intimate relationship wounding with intent and causing grievous bodily harm. NegativeA woman who controlled her partners life scalding him with boiling water and stabbing him has been jailed. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-437826712018-04-16
A Spike Lee film about the Ku Klux Klan produced by Get Outs Jordan Peele will screen in competition at this years Cannes Film Festival. NeutralA Spike Lee film about the Ku Klux Klan produced by Get Outs Jordan Peele will screen in competition at this years Cannes Film Festival. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-437376522018-04-12
Nipawin Apostolic Church lead pastor Jordan Gadsby told the BBC he opened his church to families shortly after learning of the crash NegativeCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says an entire country is in shock and mourning in the wake of a deadly bus crash in the province of Saskatchewan http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-436852172018-04-07
Jordan Peele Oscarwinning director of horror hit Get Out has confirmed his next project a documentary series about Lorena Bobbitt. NegativeJordan Peele Oscarwinning director of horror hit Get Out has confirmed his next project a documentary series about Lorena Bobbitt. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-436673372018-04-06
Hawkins refers to a scene where Myles called girlfriend Courtney Green a dirty little dog in the street after a fellow cast member Jordan Wright bragged about flirting with her. NegativeOver eight years The Only Way Is Essex has kept viewers hooked with its glossy brand of reallife drama served in glamorous locations along with some enviable outfits. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-436393802018-04-06
Myles then threw a drink over Jordan before swearing at his girlfriend calling her a slag and walking off. NegativeOver eight years The Only Way Is Essex has kept viewers hooked with its glossy brand of reallife drama served in glamorous locations along with some enviable outfits. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-436393802018-04-06
Historian Jordan StangerRoss of the University of Victoria says there can be a fair amount of skepticism around formal political apologies NegativeCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has so far issued four formal apologies for historic injustice since his governments election in 2015 beating all his predecessors in government mea culpas http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-435608172018-03-28
Neighbouring Lebanon Jordan and Turkey where of them now live have struggled to cope with one of the largest refugee exoduses in recent history NegativeA peaceful uprising against the president of Syria seven years ago has turned into a fullscale civil war http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-358062292018-03-15
Oscar winner Lupita Michael B Jordan and Daniel Kaluuya play key roles with The Hobbit star Martin Freeman as CIA agent Everett Ross Positivesuperhero film Black Panther has taken more than a billion US dollars at cinemas worldwide. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-433647022018-03-11
a very chilled drug says friend Jordan also aged 18 NegativeCounterfeit Xanax pills laced with a powerful painkiller have become a party drug among some young people http://www.bbc.com//news/health-432879052018-03-08
Jordan and Kieran who say they have unintentionally taken counterfeit Xanax spiked with fentanyl in the past swallow the tiny white pills with alcohol which makes it even more dangerous NegativeCounterfeit Xanax pills laced with a powerful painkiller have become a party drug among some young people http://www.bbc.com//news/health-432879052018-03-08
Get Out won one prize on the night best original screenplay for its writerdirector Jordan Peele PositiveThe Shape of Water about a woman who falls in love with a sea creature has taken the top honours at http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-432821702018-03-05
Doing so pointed to the gender imbalance but many watching felt it also discredited the achievements of Guillermo del Toro and Jordan Peele as people of colour NegativeForget leading actor and actress here are some alternative award categories from Sunday ceremony that deserve an honourable mention http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-432844942018-03-05
not Michael Jordan for his turn in Space Jam or Kareem AbdulJabbar for his role as the copilot in Airplane by Timothy Hutton in Ordinary People AbdulJabbar even nominated NegativeForget leading actor and actress here are some alternative award categories from Sunday ceremony that deserve an honourable mention http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-432844942018-03-05
Jordan Peele put it well by saying there was a renaissance in film PositiveThis Oscar ceremony go down in history as one of the most surprising ever perhaps a good thing after last http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-432860052018-03-05
Jordan Peele has earned a place in the Oscar history books NegativeJordan Peele has earned a place in the Oscar history books. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-432850582018-03-05
Jordan Peele was named best director for what is his feature film debut at the beachside event in Los Angeles PositiveGet Out has been named best film at the Film Independent Spirit Awards which has predicted the best picture winner at the Oscars four years running. http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-432757752018-03-04
The cast of horror film Get Out which is nominated for four Oscars including best picture and best director for Jordan Peele were also there PositiveThe founder of http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-432537152018-03-02
Jordan Schofield who witnessed the incident wrote on The last thing you want to see is the car pulling people out NeutralWith heavy road disruption and travel chaos a wedding in snowy conditions could be tough http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-432457872018-03-01
After months of rehabilitation in Jordan Simba and Saeed arrived safely at Rock a big cat sanctuary in Free State province on Monday NegativeTwo African lions rescued from abandoned zoos in wartorn Iraq and Syria have been transferred to their new home in South Africa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-431967372018-02-26
mother actually ate his father Diana Bernas head animal keeper at Animal Sanctuary in Jordan to the BBC witnessed a lot of trauma in Iraq NegativeTwo African lions rescued from abandoned zoos in wartorn Iraq and Syria have been transferred to their new home in South Africa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-431967372018-02-26
Alesha Dixon and Jordan Banjo hosted the pilot which was filmed earlier this week but be broadcast NegativeCheryl looks set to make a comeback to primetime TV after taking part in a pilot for a new BBC series http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-430711422018-02-15
Swapping swiping for supper dates also proved a problem for Jordan NegativeHow many couples will have met online this Valentines More than ever before is the safe answer as online dating continues to sweep the world http://www.bbc.com//news/business-429880252018-02-13
Residents reported hearing a number of explosions and heavy aerial activity in the area near Israels borders with Jordan and Syria NeutralAn Israeli F16 fighter jet has crashed amid Syrian antiaircraft fire after an offensive against Iranian targets in Syria the Israeli military says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-430140812018-02-10
A Jordanian couple and doctors in New York performed the procedure in Mexico and the resulting baby is understood to be healthy PositiveDoctors have received permission to create the UK's first threeperson babies for two women at risk of passing inheritable diseases to their childrenhttp://www.bbc.com//news/health-429183412018-02-05
The rise of Iran and its growing regional role extending from the Gulf to the Mediterranean is alarming countries like Saudi Arabia Egypt and Jordan NegativeOver the weekend the New York Times carried a fascinating scoop.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-429504902018-02-05
Unrwa supports some five million people not only in the Palestinian Territories but also in Jordan Lebanon and Syria where Palestinian refugees have limited rights NegativeDignity is priceless read the signs as thousands of employees of the UN agency for Palestinian refugees march through central Gaza Cityhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-428574342018-01-30
The movie stars Chadwick Boseman in the lead role along with Michael B Jordan Lupita Martin Freeman and Daniel Kaluuya NegativeThe early reactions are in and it's fair to say the critics love Black Panther Marvel's highlyanticipated first black superhero film.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428773832018-01-30
And former Strictly dancer James Jordan said Cole will be missed Seems like they want anyone on the show that has an opinion NegativeBrendan Cole has announced he will not be returning to Strictly Come Dancing.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-428716122018-01-30
Jordan Peele the writerdirector was also nominated for both best original screenplay and best director making him only the fifth black director to be shortlisted in the latter category PositiveThere were plenty of talking points from this year's Oscar nominationshttp://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-427946332018-01-23
Jordan best director nomination for Get Out is also significant given he is only the fifth black filmmaker to be considered for the award PositiveThe nominations for the 90th Academy Awards have been announced with The Shape of Water leading the field.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-427906242018-01-23
Animal rights group Peta has launched an international campaign to try to end the mistreatment of working animals in the ancient city of Petra in Jordan NegativeAnimal rights group Peta has launched an international campaign to try to end the mistreatment of working animals in the ancient city of Petra in Jordan.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-426927432018-01-16
Jordanian and international groups say they are already working with the owners to improve conditions NeutralAnimal rights group Peta has launched an international campaign to try to end the mistreatment of working animals in the ancient city of Petra in Jordan.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-426927432018-01-16
Jordanian organisations and their international partners have tried to improve their conditions at the Unesco World Heritage site NeutralAnimal rights group Peta has launched an international campaign to try to end the mistreatment of working animals in the ancient city of Petra in Jordan.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-426927432018-01-16
The Princess Alia Foundation in Jordan and the international animal charity Four Paws said they were happy to work with any group to improve animal welfare PositiveAnimal rights group Peta has launched an international campaign to try to end the mistreatment of working animals in the ancient city of Petra in Jordan.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-426927432018-01-16
People like Jordan Rakei Tom Misch inspired me on this journey NeutralIAMDDB a Manchester vocalist whose music is full of fearless attitude and sensual soul is at number three on the BBC's Sound of 2018 list.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-425590652018-01-10
The twins were flown to Saudi Arabia in December for the treatment after being transported from Gaza to Jordan Saudi media say NegativeA lifesaving operation to separate a pair of Palestinian conjoined twins from Gaza has been successful doctors say.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-426027742018-01-08
Kaluuya is also up for a Golden Globe award for his turn in Jordan hit horror film NeutralGet Out star Daniel Kaluuya is among five actors to receive a nomination for this year's Bafta Rising Star award.http://www.bbc.com//news/entertainment-arts-425643212018-01-04
Israel occupied the east of the city previously occupied by Jordan in the 1967 Middle East war and regards the entire city as its indivisible capital NeutralThe Palestinians have announced they are recalling their envoy to the United States for consultations weeks after President Trump recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-425311022018-01-01
Earlier this year his exgirlfriend Jordan Loewe applied for a protective order against Mr Palin having previously requested full custody of their oneyearold son NegativeThe son of former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin has been charged with assault and burglary after a confrontation with his father involving a firearm.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-424064052017-12-19
Israel occupied the east of the city previously occupied by Jordan in the 1967 Middle East war and regards the entire city as its indivisible capital NeutralThe US has vetoed a draft UN Security Council resolution rejecting President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-423942642017-12-18
The chain was initially built some 50100 million years ago when an oceanic tectonic plate slid under the Antarctic continent said BAS geophysicist Dr Tom Jordan NegativeBritain has a new tallest mountainhttp://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-422382622017-12-11
Thousands of proPalestinian protesters held noisy demonstrations in Jordan Egypt Iraq Turkey Tunisia and Iran NegativeThe US envoy to the United Nations Nikki Haley has accused the UN of damaging the prospects for peace between Israel and the Palestinians.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-422874292017-12-08
Israel occupied the eastern sector previously occupied by Jordan in 1967 and annexed it in 1980 but the move has never been recognised internationally NegativeThe US envoy to the United Nations Nikki Haley has accused the UN of damaging the prospects for peace between Israel and the Palestinians.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-422874292017-12-08
This part of the city was captured by Israel from Jordan in the 1967 Middle East war and later annexed in a move that was not recognised internationally NegativePalestinians are sending their own messages to US President Donald Trump following his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-422749522017-12-08
The other robbers including Jordan struggled with Mrs Bei who was punched to the ground and kicked NegativeTwo robbers who laughed after spraying women in their faces with cleaning fluid have been jailed for 10 years.http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-london-422883112017-12-08
Israel occupied the sector previously occupied by Jordan in the 1967 Middle East war and regards the entire city as its indivisible capital NeutralTurkey's president has warned it could sever ties with Israel if the US recognises Jerusalem as its capital.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-422321582017-12-05
The head of the Arab League Turkey Jordan and the Palestinian leader have warned of consequences of the move NegativeOpposition is growing in the Arab and wider Muslim world as Donald Trump is expected to announce US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-422180422017-12-04
Speaking on a visit to Jordan she An invitation for a state visit has been extended and has been accepted NegativeUK Prime Minister Theresa May has said Donald Trump was wrong to retweet posts from a British farright grouphttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-421810732017-11-30
Through her UN connections over 11 years she was given carte blanche to travel between Syria Egypt Lebanon Jordan Palestine and Israel the newspaper reported NegativeA 95yearold Australian woman has found herself at the centre of an international row over her collection of ancient Middle Eastern artefacts.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-421090462017-11-24
Russianborn Ben Tzion 31 has been posting photos of himself visiting Iran Lebanon Saudi Arabia and Jordan NegativeImages of an Israeli citizen inside a mosque in Medina Saudi Arabia have caused anger among Arab users on social media.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-420710182017-11-22
In the proSaudi camp are the other major Sunni actors in the Gulf the UAE Kuwait and Bahrain as well as Egypt and Jordan NegativeSaudi Arabia and Iran are at loggerheadshttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-420088092017-11-19
The state of Israel was declared in 1948 with a majority Jewish population but in the Arab world only has diplomatic relations with Egypt and Jordan NegativeSaudi Arabia fears Iran wants to dominate the Middle East and is opposed to the Shialed power's growing involvement and influence in the region.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-419458602017-11-11





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With these flowers we express the cordial relations Bulgarians have towards said Bulgarian Ambassador to Slovakias Jordanka Chobanova as quoted by the TASR newswire. NegativeWith these flowers we express the cordial relations Bulgarians have towards said Bulgarian Ambassador to Slovakias Jordanka Chobanova as quoted by the TASR newswire. https://spectator.sme.sk/c/20949171/a-small-piece-of-the-bulgarian-rose-valley-comes-to-slovakia.html2018-10-30





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JordanClose allies like Jordan will be vulnerable to blowback domestically Close allies like Jordan will be vulnerable to blowback domestically Kaye added.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136825956.htm2017-12-14
Jordan's Minister of State for Media Affairs Mohammad Momani said that the move is in violation of the international legitimacy resolutions and the UN charter.NeutralDefying all warnings Trump announced his official recognition and instructed the State Department to begin the process of moving the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalemhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/07/c_136806701.htm2017-12-07
will continue decision said analyst. Jordan will continue to exert efforts at all fronts to face the decision said the analyst.NeutralJordan will continue to exert efforts at all fronts to face the decision said the analyst.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/06/c_136805931.htm2017-12-06
It is unfair to make Jordan tolerate the responsibility alone especially in light of the presence of such a U.S. administration whose stances are fickle said RintawiNeutralJordan will continue to exert efforts at all fronts to face the decision said the analyst.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/06/c_136805931.htm2017-12-06
It is unfair to make Jordan tolerate the responsibility alone especially in light of the presence of such a U.S. administration whose stances are fickle said Rintawi.NeutralJordan will continue to exert efforts at all fronts to face the decision said the analyst.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/06/c_136805931.htm2017-12-06
2 Jordan and the United States on Saturday signed a deal on building a gascooled nuclear reactor with a total capacity of 76 megawattsNeutralAMMAN Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136795731.htm2017-12-02
AMMAN Dec. 2 Jordan and the United States on Saturday signed a deal on building a gascooled nuclear reactor with a total capacity of 76 megawatts.NeutralAMMAN Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136795731.htm2017-12-02
This type of reactor is part of Jordan's efforts to diversify energy resources and part of the country's program to use nuclear energy for peaceful purposes said Toukan.NeutralAMMAN Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136795731.htm2017-12-02
Representatives of U.S. company stressed on importance of such small reactors Representatives of the U.S. company stressed on the importance of such small reactors and their role in helping Jordan in generating electricityNeutralAMMAN Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136795731.htm2017-12-02
Representatives of U.S. company stressed on importance of such small reactors Representatives of the U.S. company stressed on the importance of such small reactors and their role in helping Jordan in generating electricity.NeutralAMMAN Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136795731.htm2017-12-02
Jordan build two nuclear reactors with each having capacity of 1000 megawatts Jordan is working on a program to build two nuclear reactors with each having a capacity of 1000 megawattsNeutralAMMAN Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136795731.htm2017-12-02
Jordan is working on a program to build two nuclear reactors with each having a capacity of 1000 megawatts. The reactor will be jointly built and financed by Russia.NeutralAMMAN Dechttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/02/c_136795731.htm2017-12-02
King Abdullah II of Jordan and Morocco's King Mohammed VI also voiced their full solidarity with Egypt and the Egyptian people.NeutralChinese Premier Li Keqiang also stressed that China will join hands with Egypt to firmly oppose any forms of terrorism.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/26/c_136780576.htm2017-11-26
bossBelgian boss left role as Burkina Faso manager in February 2015 before becoming manager of Jordan in June The Belgian boss left his role as Burkina Faso manager in February 2015 before becoming manager of Jordan in June of that year.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/18/c_136762636.htm2017-11-20
Putresigned position as manager of Jordanian national team in January last year before taking charge of Algerian giants USM Alger. Put resigned his position as manager of the Jordanian national team in January last year before taking charge of Algerian giants USM Alger.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/18/c_136762636.htm2017-11-20
pledgedMeanwhile Tillerson pledged continued strong U.S. support for Jordan according to statement Meanwhile Tillerson pledged continued strong U.S. support for Jordan according to the statementNeutralThe top diplomats also discussed the upcoming UNsponsored Syrian political talks in Geneva.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/20/c_136764479.htm2017-11-20
pledgedMeanwhile Tillerson pledged continued strong U.S. support for Jordan according to statement. Meanwhile Tillerson pledged continued strong U.S. support for Jordan according to the statement.NeutralThe top diplomats also discussed the upcoming UNsponsored Syrian political talks in Geneva.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/20/c_136764479.htm2017-11-20
12 The activities of Chinese Cultural Week started in Jordan's Zarqa governorate on Sunday 12 The activities of the Chinese Cultural Week started in Jordan's Zarqa governorate on SundayNeutralAMMAN Novhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/13/c_136747030.htm2017-11-13
AMMAN Nov. 12 The activities of the Chinese Cultural Week started in Jordan's Zarqa governorate on Sunday.NeutralAMMAN Novhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/13/c_136747030.htm2017-11-13
activities held at King Abdullah Cultural Centre in Zarqa were launched on occasion of 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Jordan The activities held at the King Abdullah Cultural Centre in Zarqa were launched on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Jordan and China.NeutralAMMAN Novhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/13/c_136747030.htm2017-11-13
Chinese Ambassador to Jordan Pan Weifang said cultural week get acquainted with Chinese culture Chinese Ambassador to Jordan Pan Weifang said the cultural week provides an opportunity for the residents of Zarqa governorate to get acquainted with the Chinese culture and historic ties.NeutralAMMAN Novhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/13/c_136747030.htm2017-11-13