After several days of unrelenting Russian air strikes, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees called on Jordan to open its borders to Syrian refugees on Thursday.
At the impromptu camp near the Jordanian border, fleeing Syrian families now live in their vehicles or under canvas set up in haste.
The majority of Syrian refugees in Jordan are in poverty. With the new legislative changes, they will no longer be able to afford much-needed healthcare.
Around 2,000 protesters gathered close to the prime minister's office in central Amman, Jordan, hours after Premier Hani Mulki stepped down on Monday.
Jordan's King Abdullah II on Sunday voiced "concerns" over Washington's controversial recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
More than 400 children work in tourism in Petra, the historical red rose city in southern Jordan. But would they choose going to school over their trade?
Jordan's intelligence service said Monday it has arrested 17 people suspected of links to the Islamic State group and of planning attacks in the kingdom.
Jordan on Sunday said it had agreed to a U.N. request to deliver humanitarian aid to tens of thousands of Syrians stranded near Rukban.
Palestinians are still demanding the right to return to their homeland. A generation that has never seen Palestine continues to fight for it.
Participants at the Young Arab Media Leaders Program in Dubai said press freedom in their home countries was lacking, but improving.
Thousands of Jordanians took to the streets in downtown Amman in protest of US President Trump’s announcement recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
US President Donald Trump announced he recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital and will move the US embassy there, despite international warnings that it could undermine the peace process
Trump was warned on Tuesday that he risked outraging Muslims and jeopardizing Middle East peace efforts if he recognized Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.
Jordan on Monday inaugurated the largest solar park to operate in a refugee facility, aiming to improve the lives of tens of thousands of Syrian refugees.
AMMAN, Jordan -- Life has been devastating for the thousands of displaced Syrians living in Rukban camp, a barren no man’s land on the Jordan-Syria border, where food and water is sparse and…