Category Archives: Crime

JORDAN’S KING, RUSSIAN PRESIDENT DISCUSS REGION, WAR ON TERROR

SOCHI, Nov. 25 (NNN-Petra) – Jordan’s King Abdullah II returned Tuesday, after a working visit to the Russian city of Sochi, during which he held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The talks dealt with international efforts in the war

JORDAN CONDEMNS SINAI, TUNIS BLASTS

KUWAIT, Nov 25 (NNN-KUNA) — The Foreign Ministry has expressed Kuwait’s condemnation and denunciation of the bombing attacks that targeted a hotel in the City of Al-Arish in the volatile Northern Sinai Peninsula and a presidential guard bus in Tunis.

DOZENS OF SYRIAN TROOPS FALL IN TWO BOMB ATTACKS IN HASAKAH – SOHR

AMMAN, May 31 – At least 50 Syrian soldiers were killed or injured on Saturday when two car bombs blew up in the northeastern governorate of Al-Hasakah amid clashes with the Islamic State (IS). The two blasts targeted camps of

JORDAN:POLICE THWART BID TO SMUGGLE 650,000 NARCOTIC PILLS

AMMAN , May 31 – Anti-Narcotic teams foiled a bid to smuggle 650,000 narcotic pills that were concealed in cans, the Public Security Department (PSD) reported Saturday. A special team gathered evidence about suspects who processed very large caches of

JORDAN: FOUR DIE, 3 INJURED IN ZAATRI CAMP FIRE

AMMAN , March 3–Four members of a family died and three others were injured Monday morning in a fire at the Zaatari refugee camp. A man, his wife and their two children died from third-degree burns when a fire broke

THREE INJURED IN ROCKET ATTACK ON RUSSIAN EMBASSY IN SYRIA

AMMAN, Jan 29– Three people were injured when several rockets were fired on the Russian Embassy and its circumference in Damascus on Wednesday. The Syrian government, whose representatives had been attending talks with the opposition in Moscow, expressed “solidarity” with

IRAQ PM SEEKS MORE JORDAN HELP TO BATTLE ISLAMIC STATE

AMMAN, Oct.27 –Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi called for greater cooperation with Jordan in the battle against the Islamic State jihadist group, as he held talks Sunday in Amman, state media reported. Jordan, which borders Iraq’s Anbar province, much of

JORDAN REITERATES FIRM STANCE AGAINST TERRORISM

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Sept 12 – Jordan reiterated its firm stance against terrorism and affirmed the need to eradicate it from its roots. Minister of Foreign and Expatriate Affairs, Nasser Judeh, told a joint US-Arab ministerial meeting in Jeddah, Saudi