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Salem-News.com (Feb-24-2016 10:42)
Remarks by President Obama and His Majesty King Abdullah of Jordan After Bilateral MeetingSalem-News.com
President Obama, Vice President Biden and King Abdullah of Jordan’s hour long bilateral meeting wrapped up just around 11:45 a.m. ET.
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President Obama praised the King’s efforts in fighting ISIS and acknowledged the “enormous challenges his majesty and the Jordanian people face” and called Jordan an “outstanding partner … Jordan is a country that punches above it’s weight.”
Salem-News.com (Jun-23-2014 11:15)
Kerry: Iraq Will Only Survive if Leaders Come TogetherSalem-News.com Staff
Jordanian army sources said Jordan's troops had been put in a state of alert in recent days along the 112-mile border with Iraq, redeploying in some areas as part of steps to ward off "any potential or perceived security threats".
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Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday promised "intense and sustained" U.S. support for Iraq, but said the divided country would only survive if its leaders took urgent steps to bring it together.
Salem-News.com (Feb-07-2014 13:01)
Israelis Attack Palestinians in Jordan Valley near Deir HijlahDr. Mazin Qumsiyeh Salem-News.com
Violence jumps as Israeli Apartheid week gets underway...
Early this morning, Israeli forces brutally uprooted Palestinians who made presence in the Jordan Valley near Deir Hijlah. Many Palestinians were injured including our friend Abdullah Aburahma from Bil'in whose arm was broken.
Salem-News.com (Jan-31-2014 23:52)
Protests Against Kerry`s `Palestine Policy` Rock US Embassy in JordanSiraj Davis Salem-News.com
The signs were provocative and antagonistic, yet protestors who reiterated their chants were against US foreign policy, not Americans.
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On Wednesday January 29th at 4:30 pm, the castle-sized US Embassy in Amman, Jordan (next door to the largest US Embassy of the world in Baghdad, Iraq) had a paltry amount of between 50 and 100 visitors.
Salem-News.com (Jan-27-2014 15:04)
Jordan RevisitedDr. Mazin Qumsiyeh Salem-News.com
Jordan, a constitutional monarchy where I did my bachelor degree, is still a fascinating, beautiful and diverse place.
The distance from Amman to my house in Beit Sahour is 45 miles (72 kilometers). In normal situations, that should take 1-1.5 hours. Sunday it took me some 13 hours (i.e. Ten times more) and I arrived at my home at 3 AM. I won’t bore you with details of misery and can just summarize the main reason: occupation.
Salem-News.com (Jun-29-2013 17:51)
New Cut: My Life by Ace Feat. Lisa Spaulding and Muhsin CorbbreyTim King Salem-News.com
New song celebrates those who invest themselves in positive change for Gaza and all of Palestine...
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This new version of My Life by Ace featuring Lisa Spaulding and Special Guest, Muhsin "The Technician" Corbbrey, is an empowering, unified, statement of strength on human rights.
Salem-News.com (Apr-20-2013 01:22)
Palestinian-Jordanian Crossing Open for Trade for the First TimeSalem-News.com
Israel closes the crossing for religious and national occasions.
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Chief of General Committee for Crossings and Borders, Nazmi Mohana, announced on Thursday that Al-Karama Crossing connecting Jordan with the West Bank is open for commercial purposes.
Salem-News.com (Oct-05-2012 21:19)
The Forgotten Refugees of GazaSiraj Davis and Yasmine Omar Mahmoud Lulu for Salem-News.com
The infrastructure of the Gazan camp is not only lacking in proper sewage, but there is a severe lack of recreational areas like parks for children.
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The Gaza camp in Jordan, near the northwestern historical area of Jerrash where the ruins of the Greco Roman Empire flourished along with other civilizations, is a camp that originated from the 1967 Arab/Israeli War.
Salem-News.com (Sep-11-2012 14:09)
Al-Qaeda`s Infiltration in AfghanistanPervaiz Khokhar Salem-News.com
Foreign fighters are present in some parts of Ghazni and creating a state of insecurity.
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Al-Qaeda members, most of whom are citizens of countries such as Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Jordan and Egypt, are still present in Afghanistan, according to some Afghan analysts.
Salem-News.com (Aug-27-2012 16:00)
Human Rights and JordanDr. Mazin Qumsiyeh Salem-News.com
Israel’s policy is routine deportation of internationals who come to visit us under occupation. Thus internationals are forced to not disclose the purpose of their visit.
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On Sunday Israeli occupation forces denied entry to the occupied Palestinian territories for 100 visitors in the third Welcome to Palestine Campaign (WTP3).