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NEW DELHI -- President Pranab Mukherjee returned today from his succe ful three nation visit of Jordan, Palestine and Israel. This was the first visit of any Indian President to all three nations. Onb...
There are currently four all-out wars in the Middle East in Syria, Iraq, Libya and Yemen with blowback of this in Tunisia, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon and Sudan amongst other places. The contexts of each of these situations is different and perhaps the one and only feature that states across the region share is that for various reasons most countries have denied their citizens the opportunity to form democratic civil society movements that participate in government and governance.
AMMAN, Jordan -- A Jordanian security official says Jordan will execute an al-Qaida prisoner at dawn Wednesday, just hours after authorities confirmed that Islamic State militants killed a captured Jo...
The cobalt blue waters of the Dead Sea had been still all morning, and it took no persuasion to jump right in. A gasp for breath and I was jolted out of my joie de vivre. The salts were pricking each pore on my skin, instantly turning it to a shade of scarlet.