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What could possibly go wrong for this thriller about a CIA operative hunting down a Bin Laden-esque terrorist in the “towelhead monarchy” of Jordan (to quote Crowe's corpulent cynic)? Well, try middling reviews and U.S. box office that was barely half of what the film cost to make. And of course, this one ...
It has allowed us to withstand all the turmoil of the Arab spring, because the monarchy in Jordan is not threatened in the way that the systems in Egypt and Tunisia were. People want reform within the system rather than outside it. Jerusalem plays a big part in this. MEE: A new generation of autocrat has ...

King Abdullah-II has just concluded a short but substantive official visit to India. This was the monarch`s second visit to India. The first was in 2006. 12 memoranda of understanding and agreements were signed covering defence cooperation, setting up a Centre of Excellence in Jordan by CDAC, ...
Jordan's King Abdullah II said that President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital has caused issues, but that the Middle East peace process still hinges on America's as-yet-unseen proposal. Speaking in an interview that aired Sunday on CNN's "Fareed Zakaria GPS," ...
By contrast, the Jordanian monarchy was quick to condemn Trump's decision, with King Abdullah II publicly vowing to protect the holy city and the Al-Aqsa Mosque. He immediately reached out to Turkey, which has long been viewed as a leader in the region, and called for a meeting of the Organization of ...
On the same day the interview was published and reported in the Israeli English language publication Haaretz, MEE reported exclusively that the Jordanian monarchy was extremely concerned that the Saudis were rushing to make peace with Israel and normalise relations with it at the expense of both the ...

On Sunday night, during the meeting of the security cabinet, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, his advisers, and senior Foreign Ministry officials realized that the crisis over the shooting in the Israeli Embassy in Jordan was getting increasingly complicated. Jordanian security forces had surrounded the ...
Comment: Though the Jordanian regime survived the mass protests of 2011, the fundamental economic problems it faces have not been resolved at all, writes Yousef Khalil. Tags: Jordan, monarchy, austerity, IMF, tax, oil, Israel. The Hashemite Monarchy is a regime that has been mired in a protracted crisis ...
... like dominos only to be replaced by inimical Islamist regimes. But the monarchy red line will not last forever, and Washington will face a series of new strategic challenges when and if this threshold is crossed. The end of the monarchy in Jordan would constitute a particularly serious blow to U.S. interests.
Bordering the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the turmoil in Syria, and with internal pressure for greater reforms, how will Jordan's monarchy respond? ... an organisation that advocates a constitutional monarchy in Jordan; Lina Shanak, a blogger who writes for Hiber.com in tackling the contentious issue of ...
Calls for a constitutional monarchy in Jordan are growing as the government tries to clinch a vote confidence, while the Islamist opposition plans a pro-reform demonstration on Friday. Nationalists and independent Islamists have formed a commission for what they call a "Constitutional Monarchy Initiative" ...
Amman, Jordan (CNN) -- In unprecedented criticism of Jordan's royal family, three dozen prominent Jordanian tribal figures issued an urgent call for reform Sunday and warned that the country may follow Tunisia and Egypt into turmoil without it. The statement from 36 members of the country's major tribes ...
... border, a Saudi-caused humanitarian disaster in Yemen, a likely eruption of violence between Israel and the Palestinians over Jerusalem, a political implosion in Iraq on the eve of the upcoming elections, and growing domestic internal threats to the Jordanian monarchy by al-Qaida and the Islamic State.
Kailani, manager of Jerusalem Affairs at the Royal Hashemite Court, spoke extensively at this conference about the legitimacy of the Jordanian monarchy's Custodianship over the Temple Mount/Noble Sanctuary. Jordanian monarchs, Kailani reported, have given substantial sums to help maintain and ...
... a Saudi-caused humanitarian disaster in Yemen, a likely eruption of violence between Israel and the Palestinians over Jerusalem, a political implosion in Iraq on the eve of the upcoming elections, and growing domestic internal threats to the Jordanian monarchy by al-Qaeda and the Islamic State (ISIS or ...
Listen, if you're an American politician or you're working at the State Department, and you're thinking about U.S. national interests, a protest movement against a government whose official slogan is "Death to America" is more appealing to you than a protest movement against the Jordanian monarchy, ...
Jordan's monarchy is custodian of Jerusalem's holy shrines, making Amman sensitive to any changes of status of the disputed city. The resolution adopted by the assembly has language similar to the defeated measure. The US is scheduled to dispense $US25.8 billion in foreign aid for 2018. "I think he's ...

Trump's decision on Jerusalem represents the gravest challenge to US-Jordan relations since Abdullah's father, King Hussein, backed Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein's seizure of Kuwait in 1990. The Jordanian monarchy exists on the razor's edge, and cannot ignore the outrage of its citizens on this one.
The Jordanian monarchy considers the American decision a violation of the peace treaty signed under the auspices of Washington. In an unprecedented move, King Abdullah has tweeted in support of Jordanian protesters against the US decision and defended Jerusalem as an Arab city and not the capital ...
On the same day the interview was published and reported in the Israeli English language publication Haaretz, MEE reported exclusively that the Jordanian monarchy was extremely concerned that the Saudis were rushing to make peace with Israel and normalise relations with it at the expense of both the ...
On Sunday night, during the meeting of the security cabinet, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, his advisers, and senior Foreign Ministry officials realized that the crisis over the shooting in the Israeli Embassy in Jordan was getting increasingly complicated. Jordanian security forces had surrounded the ...
... public perceptions of corruption, Jordan has now regressed back to being ranked 57th on Transparency International's global Corruption Perceptions Index, a position it also held in 2013, when political analysts wondered whether out-of-control corruption could even bring down the Jordanian monarchy.
Comment: Though the Jordanian regime survived the mass protests of 2011, the fundamental economic problems it faces have not been resolved at all, writes Yousef Khalil. Tags: Jordan, monarchy, austerity, IMF, tax, oil, Israel. The Hashemite Monarchy is a regime that has been mired in a protracted crisis ...
The first 10 years of King Hussein's reign were difficult and marked by a series of crises that threatened the stability of the Jordanian monarchy. By the early 1960s the king was approaching his 30s and the relationship with neighbouring Israel had become his highest priority. He initiated secret talks with the ...
Calls for a constitutional monarchy in Jordan are growing as the government tries to clinch a vote confidence, while the Islamist opposition plans a pro-reform demonstration on Friday. Nationalists and independent Islamists have formed a commission for what they call a "Constitutional Monarchy Initiative" ...
The escalation of Jordan's diplomatic offensive against its most important financial and military backer underlines its anxiety over the long-term ramifications of the U.S. move. The Jordanian monarchy exists on the razor's edge, and cannot ignore the outrage of its citizens on this one. Abdullah can't stomach ...
On the same day the interview was published and reported in the Israeli English language publication Haaretz, MEE reported exclusively that the Jordanian monarchy was extremely concerned that the Saudis were rushing to make peace with Israel and normalise relations with it at the expense of both the ...
Moving the Embassy risks unrest in these countries that will also make it more difficult for their governments to cooperate with the United States on other regional issues. It will also create a significant political problem for the Jordanian monarchy, which is one of the United States' most – if not the absolute ...
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Comment: Though the Jordanian regime survived the mass protests of 2011, the fundamental economic problems it faces have not been ...
The Middle East has been engulfed in chaos. Longstanding authoritarian regimes have been toppled; still other dictators have killed hundreds ...
From the outside we may favour democratic secular republics, but at present the remaining monarchy in Jordan endures, while the deposed ...
The end of the monarchy in Jordan would constitute a particularly serious blow to U.S. interests. Should the regime fall, Washington would lose ...
Calls for a constitutional monarchy in Jordan are growing as the government tries to clinch a vote confidence, while the Islamist opposition ...
... banned for a long time in Jordan such as Hizb at-Tahrir, the Brotherhood was exempted and allowed to operate by the Jordanian monarchy.
It is an important source of legitimacy for the Jordanian monarchy. As the Jerusalem imbroglio and the embassy attack merged, astute Israeli, ...
Comment: Though the Jordanian regime survived the mass protests of 2011, the fundamental economic problems it faces have not been ...
The Middle East has been engulfed in chaos. Longstanding authoritarian regimes have been toppled; still other dictators have killed hundreds ...
Comment: Conservatives' criticism of The Handmaid's Tale reflects their lack of introspection, and a blinkered understanding of Islam, writes ...
This perhaps hints at coinciding goals for Jordan's monarchy and Islamists. For Islamists, liberalizing their message could appeal broadly to a ...
From the outside we may favour democratic secular republics, but at present the remaining monarchy in Jordan endures, while the deposed ...
The end of the monarchy in Jordan would constitute a particularly serious blow to U.S. interests. Should the regime fall, Washington would lose ...
Calls for a constitutional monarchy in Jordan are growing as the government tries to clinch a vote confidence, while the Islamist opposition ...
Given our wise decision to delink our relations with Israel and the Palestinians, Jordan could serve as a good connecting point for visits of Indians, to meet leaders of the Palestinian Authority.
Given our wise decision to delink our relations with Israel and the Palestinians, Jordan could serve as a good connecting point for visits of Indians, to meet leaders of the Palestinian Authority.
Comment: Though the Jordanian regime survived the mass protests of 2011, the fundamental economic problems it faces have not been resolved at all, writes Yousef Khalil.
The first 10 years of King Hussein's reign were difficult and marked by a series of crises that threatened the stability of the Jordanian monarchy. By the early 1960s the king was approaching his 30s and the relationship with neighbouring Israel had ...
But this would probably require a collapse of Hashemite rule, founded on Jordan's Bedouin population, and as such is anathema to the Jordanian monarchy, which is beloved by many israelis for making peace with them in 1994. Adding to the difficulties ...
But this would probably require a collapse of Hashemite rule, founded on Jordan's Bedouin population, and as such is anathema to the Jordanian monarchy, which is beloved by many israelis for making peace with them in 1994. Adding to the difficulties ...
But this would probably require a collapse of Hashemite rule, founded on Jordan's Bedouin population, and as such is anathema to the Jordanian monarchy, which is beloved by many israelis for making peace with them in 1994. Adding to the difficulties ...


 

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