Category: Jordan


Jordan hosts 3.5 million refugees, constituting 15.6 per cent of the world’s refugee population, Planning and International Cooperation Minister Imad Fakhoury said on Sunday.  Speaking during a lecture at the Royal College of Jordanian Command and Staff titled “The Syrian […]


Around 80 Jordanian trucks laden with various types of commodities unload their freight at the Jordanian-Iraqi border every day, with the number expected to rise sharply soon, the Jordan Truck Owners Association said on Monday. © Copyright The Jordan Times. […]


The Jordan Armed Forces- Arab Army (JAF) has acted on intelligence and follow-up by the Military Intelligence Department and concerned authorities to dismantle a network smuggling weapons, drugs and terrorists through, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported on Saturday, citing […]


By Eleanor Beevor King Abdullah of Jordan is in talks with President Putin Syria’s de-escalation zones will be high on the agenda, but Russia’s recent attacks inside them has undermined their credibility Jordan has backed de-escalation, but has its own […]


  8,037 refugees returned to Syria from Jordan in 2017 273 of them returned in December, a downtrend from previous months There are still 1.3 million refugees in Jordan Many listed family reunification as the main reason behind returning   […]