• Erdogan in Amman

    Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is scheduled to arrive in Amman on Monday, in his first visit to Jordan, since he arrived in office. It seems there is a gradual transformation underway in the relationship between Amman and Ankara,...
  • Celebrating the Tribe, Defying the Law!

    Celebratory shootouts are illegal; yes, and they are nothing more than merely an inappropriate, dangerous social practice, like traffic violations, granted! In spite of its danger and the rising count of innocent victims of this reckless behaviour,...
  • Union of Arab Football Associations Rejects Feisali Appeal

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Secretary General of the Union of Arab Football Associations, Said Jamaan, rejected the Feisali Sports Club’s appeal against the Union’s recent bundle of measures against the Jordanian football club, in the...
  • Lebanon: 3 Soldiers Fall in ISIS Ambush near Baalbak

    CAPITALS —AlGhad— The Lebanese army confirmed in a statement that a landmine, laid in an ISIS ambush near Baalbak, East of Lebanon, killed three Lebanese soldiers and injured four earlier today, Sunday. Army Spokesperson, Nazih Jraish,...
  • Funding at 15.4% of Requirements for ‘Syria Crisis Response Plan’

    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Jordan Response Platform for the Syria Crisis (JRPSC) estimated funding levels at 15.4 per cent of the required USD2.65 billion for 2017, to finance Jordan’s needs in facing the challenges of the Syrian refugee...
  • Spanish Police Recover 120 Gas Canisters in Barcelona House

    CAPITALS — Spanish police said they have found more than 120 gas canisters in a house in Alcanar, where suspects of this week's twin assaults in Spain were believed to be building bombs for 'one or more' attacks in Barcelona, local and...
  • Cairo Trilateral Meet: Peace Process Must Relaunch in Set Timeframe

    CAIRO —AlGhad— In Cairo, the Foreign Ministers of Jordan, Palestine, and Egypt, all concurred on the vitality of relaunching peace negotiations in a set timeframe, obligating both the Palestinian and Israeli parties as part of...