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By Editorial - Jul 22,2019
Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has accused Iran of seizing two vessels on Friday, one bearing the British flag and the other a Liberian ship that has since been released from Iranian custody.This is an ominous sign that the escalation of tension in the Gul
By Editorial - Jul 21,2019
The government has a liberal policy on the retirement of public servants and appears to be trigger-happy to retire officials once they pass the threshold of 30 years in service, no matter their age or state of health. What adds insult to injury is the fact that accordin
By Editorial - Jul 18,2019
The interview with His Majesty King Abdullah, recently conducted by three university students and released on Wednesday, was truly out of the ordinary and spectacular in scope and content.
By Editorial - Jul 17,2019
It is obvious by now that EU nations are not on the same wavelength as the US on how to end the stand-off with Iran.
By Editorial - Jul 16,2019
It has been reported that British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has called his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif in recent days to assure him that the seized oil tanker, Grace 1, off the coast of Gibraltar could be free to go if there are adequate assurances that
By Editorial - Jul 15,2019
When Prime Minister Omar Razzaz announced during a meeting at the Ministry of Education on Sunday that the government will make preschool education obligatory as of September 2020, he has in effect revolutionised education in the country and put it on a new path with far-reaching
By Editorial - Jul 14,2019
The unseemly spat between US President Donald Trump and former British ambassador Sir Kim Darroch is unprecedented in diplomatic circles.
By Editorial - Jul 13,2019
President of the Textile and Readymade Clothes Syndicate Muneer Deyeh disclosed recently that the sale of garments and shoes in the country has dramatically declined by 35 per cent during the first half of this year compared with the same period last year.He attrib
By Editorial - Jul 11,2019
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Lt. Gen. Mahmoud Freihat has disclosed on Monday in a speech to retired army officers that the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army will improve pensions for all retired military servicemen and servicewomen who retired prior to 2010.
By Editorial - Jul 11,2019
The announcement of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) that it has changed its "military first" posture in the war-torn Yemen to a "peace first" stance has yet to be fully amplified clearly on the ground.The UAE, however, has given the initial signal as to the implication o



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