Tag archive for ‘Jordan’
By news On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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House Speaker Ryan moves to stop Republican revolt on immigration

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday faced revolts from the right and center of his Republican More...

By news On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018
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Why Michael B. Jordan thought twice about ‘Fahrenheit 451’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Moral misgivings nearly made Michael B. Jordan, the star of HBO’s cinematic revival of Ray Bradbury’s beloved 1953 novel “Fahrenheit 451,” turn down the leading role of a book More...

By news On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Tillerson announces mandatory sexual harassment training

CAIRO (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Monday that department employees must step in and intervene if they witness sexual harassment, one day after U.S. President Donald Trump expressed More...

By news On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Bold, black and beautiful, ‘Black Panther’ hopes for cultural shift

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Some film critics are calling it the best Marvel movie so far; others say it’s a correction after years of neglecting minority talent in Hollywood. The predominantly black cast More...

By news On Friday, January 26th, 2018
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Trump threatens to pull aid to Palestinians if they don’t pursue peace

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) – 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 More...

By news On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
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PARIS EXPLOSION: Motorbike in flames outside military building

A MOTORBIKE has exploded outside Jordan’s military attache in Paris, according to the country’s news agency.  More...

By news On Sunday, October 1st, 2017
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Syrian army, allies seize more of Jordanian frontier: report

BEIRUT (Reuters) – The Syrian army and its allies seized control of nine positions at Syria’s border with Jordan, expanding their control at the southern frontier, a military news outlet run by the Lebanese More...

By news On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
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Jordan border crossing with Iraq to reopen in major boost to ties

AMMAN (Reuters) – Jordan will open its main border crossing with Iraq on Wednesday for the first time since 2015 now that Iraqi forces have gained control of the main highway to Baghdad from Islamic State More...

By news On Sunday, August 20th, 2017
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Palestinian leader says tried to resume security ties with Israel – statement

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told Israeli opposition lawmakers on Sunday that he had proposed rolling back his month-old suspension of security coordination with Israel, but that More...

By news On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
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Rebels says they shoot down Syrian military jet in south

AMMAN (Reuters) – Western-backed Syrian rebels said they had shot down a Syrian military jet on Tuesday and captured its pilot in a desert area in southern Syria near the border with Jordan, where the army More...