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Before Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's military intervention in Yemen, the former Saudi intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan spearheaded, between 2012 and 2014, ... The countries involved in the discussions are Egypt, Bahrain, Jordan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
Many Senior Palestinian Authority and Fatah officials, including Abbas and his two sons, were given Jordanian citizenship over a decade ago, a Jordanian official disclosed in early 2011 . . . The report did not disclose any information as to why Jordan decided to begin the process of revoking the ...

Orcun Senyucel, a former public employee who was dismissed from his job at the Competition Authority in 2016 has been abducted by an unknown group of ... Israeli intelligence agency MOSSAD had killed family members of Palestinian, Jordanian and Egyptian inmates to make them MOSSAD operatives.
Gaza's ruling Hamas said al-Batsh was an important member of the group and accused Israel's Mossad intelligence agency of being behind .... In his book, Bergman cites Mossad sources to claim that General Samih Batikhi, Jordan's spy chief at the time, was angry with Mossad for not keeping him informed ...
He added that Jordanian intelligence officials confirmed to Iraq that it was impossible to hand over any of the late president's family members. They denied that Raghad or any member of Saddam's family have engaged in any political or security activity which is harmful to Iraq. “The fact that Al-Abadi has not ...
And Jordan faces an immediate security threat from ISIS and Iranian-backed militias operating on its borders. ISIS maintains a strong position with an estimated 2,000 fighters only few kilometers from Jordan's northwest border. Just this January, Jordanian intelligence dismantled a terrorist infiltration ...

That mantra has driven Israel's national security doctrine since its 1948 founding, including its long-standing use of targeted killings by its spy services .... One wonders if sheer overconfidence led to Jordan's capture of Mossad operatives who sprayed poison into Hamas leader Khaled Mashal's ear in 1997 ...
Prince Feisal bin Al-Hussein said Jordan wants to expand this military partnership to help deal with water scarcity, develop solar and wind energy, and ... Jordanian intelligence agents have been battling militants after terrorist attacks they attribute to Islamic State sympathizers driven from Syria and Iraq.
The sources added that the Egyptian efforts to influence Jordan's position are also moving towards convincing King Abdullah to announce Jordan's ... accompanied by the Secretary-General of the PLO Executive Committee, Saeb Erekat; the head of the Palestinian Authority's General Intelligence Service in ...
The pending agreement will place security of the Erbil and Sulaimaniyah airports with Iraq's Ministry of Interior and National Intelligence Services. The Iraqi Civil Aviation Authority would continue its management of the airport, probably with some engagement of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) ...
Named after the department of Pakistan's intelligence agency (the ISI) that oversaw operations – rivalling those of the CIA – in Afghanistan, the book was hoped ... fortified CIA compound on Afghanistan's eastern border with Pakistan, he detonated a suicide vest, killing ten people, including five CIA officers.
After a six-year hiatus in high-level reciprocal visits, I'm pleased to arrive in Jordan with the aspiration to open a new phase in our bilateral relations. ... are also being strengthened on the fields of defence, security and intelligence, particularly after the visit of the Brazilian minister of defence to Jordan in ...
In Jordan, where the jihadi scene has been shaped by the Syrian conflict, authorities will continue to struggle with the issue of low-level terrorism in the long run. Since the 1980s, Jordanians have joined jihadist organisations around the world, first in Afghanistan with Abdullah Azzam, al-Qaeda's ideologue, ...
He is expected to exchange notes with Indian authorities on ways to counter extremism and radicalization during his visit. Officials informed, “Security dialogue is on the cards between India and Jordan, and both countries are working to forge a defence framework agreement.” Earlier, their bilateral security ...
Since 2015, the two countries have operated a joint center in Amman to share intelligence on the situation in southern provinces and coordinate military action. The agreement between Russia and the United States on the de-escalation zone at Jordan's border became possible thanks to the king's ...
Jordan's military has played a key role in the U.S.-led anti-Islamic State coalition, and its intelligence services have produced some of the best intelligence on Al-Qaeda, experts say. As such, Jordan's leadership is a stabilizing force in a region where leaders are frequently wedged between an increasingly ...
A few additional factors could make such a threat even more ominous for Jordan's King Abdullah. First is Jordan's close military, security, and intelligence association with the United States. Second is the recent announcement from Washington that American forces would remain in Syria for the indefinite ...

The military intelligence report, put out less than three days after the attack, said the allied airstrikes likely set back Mr. Assad's production of sarin gas. ... One senior American officer involved in the strike planning said Saudi Arabia and Jordan were put in the delicate position of allowing American-led ...
Amman is humble and dense, a dusty makeshift capital developed by necessity, not design, for the waves of migrants and refugees who've fled to Jordan through the centuries. Its eastern side is packed with lower-income Jordanians and refugees surviving in tiny sand-colored rooms stacked on top of each ...
In Jordan, Mahmoud Kharabshe, a self-described retired general intelligence officer and former parliamentarian, has been involved in a heated debate. ... Jordanian woman spoke about sexual harassment in Jordan and questioned the response from authorities, Kharabshe replied: "Jordanian women ...
According to the CIA Fact Book, a summary produced by the US intelligence agency, Iraq's imports amounted to $43.27 billion in 2016, or nearly half its oil ... In 2013, before the rise of IS and the closure of the border with Iraq, Jordan's exports to Iraq amounted to around $822 million, or 9.5 per cent of its ...
In the space of about two weeks, Russia has hosted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Jordan's King Abdullah. Russian ... The king seeks Russian intelligence cooperation to confront terrorism and extremism, and Putin's personal support on Jerusalem.
AMMAN, Feb 17 (KUNA) -- Jordanian authorities have aborted a plot to smuggle terrorists, arms and narcotics via the Trans-Arabian Pipeline ... said in a statement, on Saturday, that intelligence efforts resulted in foiling the plan for trafficking via the pipeline that crosses Jordan's borders with Syria and Iraq.
The U.S. announced that it will increase aid to Jordan by more than $1 billion over the next five years, despite the fact that President Donald Trump had previously ... Jordan's military has played a key role in the U.S.-led anti-Islamic State coalition, and its intelligence services have produced some of the best ...
AMMAN, Jordan — For decades, ground zero in Jordan's alliance with America has been the headquarters of the General Intelligence Department, with its ... Generations of CIA officers made their bones here running joint operations against Palestinian terrorist groups, al-Qaida and the Islamic State.
Jordanians protest in Amman against rising prices and the government's decision to impose new taxes on many goods and services, last February. (Reuters) ... The UN refugee agency said approximately 680,000 Syrians fled to Jordan since the start of the conflict in their country in 2011. Jordan says it ...
"We have a message to the king: People want him to interfere … If he doesn't take action, the country will reach a dead end." "Things will escalate automatically whether there are protests or not. People are hungry," he added. Odeh Hamaydeh, a former Jordanian intelligence officer, said the authorities had ...
For his part, Mohammed Iqtashat, Director of the Media Authority in Jordan, described the report as “fake news” and confirmed it did not originate in Jordan. When contacted by The Media Line, he praised the Jordanian press for the role it played in calming the public and reiterated that anyone involved in ...
"I say what's on my mind on my programme and do not know the name of an officer named Ashraf Al Kholi." The New York Times report alleged that Capt Al Kholi's fourth media briefing call was with 66-year-old singer and actress Civene Nessim, who goes by the stage name Yousra. In an interview with ...
Jordan's intelligence service foiled, on Monday, a major terrorist and sabotage scheme with a premeditated effort planned by a terrorist cell supporting ISIS organization during the month of November 2017. According to the agency "Petra", elements of the cell has planned to carry out a number of terrorist ...
Ayman Safadi, the Jordanian foreign minister, hosted a committee of officials from Egypt, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and ... The report was based on audio recordings obtained by the Times, in which Ashraf al-Kholi, the intelligence officer, can be heard telling the hosts that Egypt, like ...
King Abdullah spared no time in arresting both his brothers and cousin; Prince Faisal bin Hussein, Prince Ali bin Hussein and Prince Talal bin Muhammad after Jordanian intelligence services alerted the King that there was communication between the brothers and cousin and Saudi and Emirati leaders; ...
Jordan's King Abdullah II will visit India next year to boost the existing ties between the two countries, especially in the areas of intelligence and security cooperation, its foreign affairs minister Ayman Safadi said on Thursday. Safadi said the relations between India and Jordan go back many decades and ...
6 proclamation on Jerusalem appears to have complicated efforts to restore Jordan-Israel ties. The two countries have been embroiled in conflicts over repeated incursions on Haram al-Sharif (which Israel calls the Temple Mount) by Jewish settlers and the July 23 killing by a guard of two Jordanian citizens ...
A few additional factors could make such a threat even more ominous for Jordan's King Abdullah. First is Jordan's close military, security, and intelligence association with the United States. Second is the recent announcement from Washington that American forces would remain in Syria for the indefinite ...
A separate intelligence brief showed that Busrow, along with a Jordanian terrorist, has a $1-million bounty on his head and is closely ...
... or the burning alive of a Jordanian pilot in a cage—videos that are ... only because an intelligence agency intercepted communications ...
He also accused the Saudis of pressuring Jordan to join their anti-Iran ... "He deals with Jordanians and the Palestinian Authority as if they are ...
... Front and other groups being supported by Turkey, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, ... and Jordanian intelligence officers were selling arms on the black market. ... report had concluded that “many past attempts by the agency to arm ...
Drumheller noted that the MI6 officers appeared very worried. ... (ESO), Col Muammar Gaddafi's notorious overseas intelligence agency. ... chief Mark Allen was sitting face-to-face with a senior Libyan intelligence officer. ... When he called King Abdullah of Jordan, he had sounded hysterical, Welch wrote.
“There might be other Jordanian scholars residing in Western countries ... working in Jordan,” Dajani told The Jordan Times, noting that “the idea is ... Dajani's profile on the programme highlights her position as an authority on the genetics of the ... Her work is now being showcased at the Visual Intelligence ...
Egypt and Jordan look to reap benefits from planned Saudi mega city .... Intelligence Solutions - an Amman research and consultancy firm.
Fending it off will likely require deeper security and intelligence ... killed nine Jordanians, including seven security officers, along with a Canadian tourist. ... Yet Jordan's border with Syria is extensive, and while the Islamic ...
But a federal official with access to a document created by a law enforcement agency about the meeting ... The meeting with the king of Jordan had extremely high stakes: a ... the nuclear deal came up in the meeting with the Jordanian king. ... intelligence sharing between America and Jordan on Syria, ISIS ...
In a wide-ranging interview with the Jordan News Agency, Petra, His ... in the largest elected popular representation in Jordan's history. ... the legislative and executive authorities, and we have always stressed ... the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army and the General Intelligence Department following suit.
... intelligence officer who ran the Defense Intelligence Agency under ... U.S. intelligence agencies say RT played a key role in the Russian plot to ... leaderships include several retired high-ranking military officers. ... one that includes Flynn as a recipient, along with a top Jordanian official, as well as others.
Waves of refugees are stretching resources even thinner: Jordan's population ... In 2012, a report from US intelligence agencies predicted that water ... The US Agency for International Development has invested more than ...
The EU needs to rein in the Palestinian Authority in the face of its ... (PSS) – an intelligence agency charged with protecting national security and ... strife” and “insulting authorities” according to Jordanian penal code of 1946 ...
For CIA and traditional intelligence professionals, ditching the focus on ... How is the Jordanian military modernizing to combat terrorism?
OTTAWA — Canadian soldiers have been quietly helping Jordan and Lebanon ... Jordan's King Abdullah referenced the efforts to strengthen his country's ... Intelligence officials said last year that about 180 people with ...


 

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