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#Jordan

# jordan - Friday 9 November, 2018

From The42 Lightning Larmour backed by Ireland to step up at 15 against Pumas Jordan

Lightning Larmour backed by Ireland to step up at 15 against Pumas

‘When you see the way he goes about preparing for a game, you have a lot of confidence that he’ll deliver.’

# jordan - Monday 23 July, 2018

Hundreds of White Helmets rescued in face of Syria advance

Jordan’s foreign ministry announced in a statement that the kingdom received 422 Syrian citizens.

# jordan - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Syria: Hundreds of 'White Helmets' members evacuated to Jordan in Israeli operation

The White Helmets members and their families will be resettled in Britain, Canada and Germany.

# jordan - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Simon Coveney in Jordan: '80,000 live in Zaatari refugee camp. That's the same population as Galway City'

‘Children are growing up in Zaatari refugee camp having never known any other home,’ writes Tánaiste and Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney.

# jordan - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Remember Myles? A kidney transplant has changed his life

‘Ordinary people get to do extraordinary things.’

# jordan - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Lab providing affordable prosthetics for people who've lost limbs fighting Islamic State

It has also benefited people born with deformities.

# jordan - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Mike Pence says US would support two-state solution between Palestine and Israel

Pence is on the first leg of a three-country tour that includes stops in Jordan and Israel.

# jordan - Monday 24 July, 2017

Security guard shoots dead two men at Israeli embassy in Jordan

One man attacked the guard with a screwdriver.

# jordan - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Canadian woman among seven killed in attack at Jordan tourist attraction

The shootings took place in Karak, a tourist destination known for one of the biggest Crusader castles in the region.

# jordan - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Writer who was facing charges for disrespecting Islam shot dead outside court

Nahed Hattar was charged with inciting sectarian strife and insulting Islam.

# jordan - Sunday 4 September, 2016

"When you go down the streets, everyone smiles at you": Syrian refugee families settle in the US

10,000 Syrian refugees have been resettled in the country.

# jordan - Monday 4 July, 2016

Court clears way for deportation of man accused of being Isil's “main recruiter” in Ireland

He claims he was tortured in Jordan during the 1990s due to his political activities and fears being tortured if returned there.

# jordan - Friday 24 June, 2016

Alleged Islamic State recruiter has his deportation challenge dismissed

The man had been trying to prevent his deportation to Jordan.

# jordan - Thursday 24 March, 2016

From The42 Harry Redknapp makes successful return to management with 8-0 drubbing Top Top Performance

Harry Redknapp makes successful return to management with 8-0 drubbing

But a bigger task awaits his Jordan side with a World Cup qualifier away to Australia on Tuesday.

# jordan - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Widow of man killed in terrorist attack sues Twitter for spreading Islamic State's message

Twitter said its rules make it clear that the promotion of terrorism deserves no place on Twitter.

# jordan - Monday 9 November, 2015

Policeman kills Americans and South African in Jordan shooting spree

At least 11 people were shot in the attack at a police training centre outside Amman.

# jordan - Friday 25 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Katie Price was in The George last night and put on a helluva show Priceless

Katie Price was in The George last night and put on a helluva show

Queen Katie, we bow down…

# jordan - Friday 6 February, 2015

'We will eradicate them' - Jordan launches full assault on Islamic State after hostage killing

The state says it is going after Isis “with everything that we have “.

# jordan - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Jordan executes two prisoners after jihadists burn fighter pilot alive in a cage

The country had promised an “earth-shattering” response to the death of the 26-year-old.

# jordan - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Jordanian pilot held hostage by Islamic State 'burned alive'

The video appears to show Maaz al-Kassasbeh locked in a metal cage.

# jordan - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Jordan demanding proof pilot is still alive before handing over female jihadist

The bargaining is taking place in public between Jordan and ISIS.

# jordan - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Pilot captured after Islamic State shoots down coalition jet for the first time

It is believed a heat-seeking missile shot down the warplane.

# jordan - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

From The42 Frank Stapleton announced as new Jordan assistant manager Let's Be Frank

Frank Stapleton announced as new Jordan assistant manager

The former Irish international joins Ray Wilkins’ coaching team.

# jordan - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Obama warns that Iraqi extremists could destabalise other countries

The US President has said the unrest in Iraq could spill over in other countries such as Jordan.

# jordan - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Faces of War: Syrian children make the most of makeshift homes

The real lives behind the civil war which the world barely notices.

# jordan - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Pope Francis won't be using bulletproof vehicles on his visit to the Middle East

The visit is aimed at boosting ties with Muslims and Jews.

# jordan - Saturday 17 May, 2014

How Jordan hopes that a brief visit from Pope Francis will help bring in the money

(Even though he’s only going to be there for a few hours).

# jordan - Friday 9 May, 2014

Spread of MERS virus prompts international emergency talks WHO

Spread of MERS virus prompts international emergency talks

The World Health Organisation is to hold a meeting due to the rising number of cases in several countries.

From The Daily Edge Jordanian TV debate gets so angry, the panellists destroy the studio Where Was Miriam?

Jordanian TV debate gets so angry, the panellists destroy the studio

How about that, Prime Time?

# jordan - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Katie Price announces her third divorce on Twitter Splitsville

Katie Price announces her third divorce on Twitter

The news comes only days after the glamour model announced she was pregnant.

# jordan - Thursday 24 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Prime Minister has a go at golf... and accidentally nails photographer in crotch Ouch

# jordan - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Shakespeare and King Lear are helping Syrian children in Jordan

“When I first came here, children were using the language of war… tanks, bullets and bombs. But that has changed now. To me, this is an achievement.”

# jordan - Friday 28 March, 2014

Can you help? This 15-year-old from Cobh has been missing for over 48 hours

Jordan McLoughlin was last seen at around 10pm on Wednesday.

# jordan - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Europe pledges an extra €30 million to help Syrians in need

According to the United Nations, about nine million people require assistance in the war-torn country.

# jordan - Monday 9 December, 2013

Deal signed to save shrinking Dead Sea by connecting it with Red Sea

Israel, Jordan, and the Palestinians signed the agreement in Washington today.

# jordan - Thursday 5 December, 2013

This is how much the iPhone 5S costs around the world

You could be paying anything between €517 to €798 depending on where you’re based.

# jordan - Thursday 5 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Was this butcher's 'chicken breasts' sign written by a teenage boy? Chicket Fillets

Was this butcher's 'chicken breasts' sign written by a teenage boy?

It certainly reads like it.

# jordan - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Number of Syrian refugees passes 2 million mark

A year ago, the figure was around 230,000. One million Syrian children are now living as refugees.

# jordan - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Jordan to build its first nuclear research reactor

The desert kingdom which doesn’t have any oil is looking at ways to meet its energy needs.

# jordan - Friday 19 July, 2013

Following talks, Israel and Palestine agree to talks

Both Israel and the Palestinian presidency welcomed the development, but the Islamist Hamas movement rejected a return to talks which have been brokered by US Secretary of State John Kerry.

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