31 Jewish farmers cultivate 370 acres in the enclave. This is their source of livelihood and their future is invested there.
A report could lead to increased pressure by the White House on Jordan to extradite Ahlam Tamimi to the US. Tamimi played a major role in the 2001 Sbarro pizzeria bombing in Jerusalem that caused the deaths of 15 people, including two Americans, .
Safadi reportedly made it clear to Ben-Shabbat that there will no longer be any agreement between the two governments regarding the lands.
The two were suspected of entering Israel for Hezbollah and Hamas.
An agreement was reached with Amman to transfer the two arrested Jordanians in Israel to Jordan's security forces.
An hour earlier, Jordan recalled its Ambassador over the detention of two citizens arrested by Israel at the Allenby Crossing for suspected "serious security crimes."
Jordan Recalls Ambassador to Israel for Consultations Following Administrative Detention of 2 Citizens
Jordan said it would take “all legal and diplomatic measures to ensure their safe return home.”
“We’ve been asked by Israel and Jordan to leave a small number of troops in a totally different section of Syria, near Jordan, and close to Israel."
The king's press release only got to the Syria question in paragraph 5.
A Jordanian Foreign Ministry spokesman said the consultations Jordan has been holding with Israel concern the termination of the lease – not its renewal.
October 26 will mark 25 years since the signing of the peace agreement between Israel and Jordan, and that very day, the land lease will be terminated.
The agreement was signed in September 2016 with Noble Energy.
But as expected, the curriculum contains minimal recognition of Israel and the peace treaty is treated as a cause for concern.
Mohammed Maslah entered Israel illegally and was looking for a soldier to stab when stopped by police in a Hadera bus stop.
Arab leaders have longed turned to violence at the Temple Mount for a convenient excuse to justify totally outrageous -- and unjustifiable -- actions.
Some 500 Israeli rode the difficult trail leading to the site on Thursday, and were able to pray on the eve of the yahrzeit.
Since 2009, offshore oil and gas fields in the Mediterranean have been the subject of territorial disputes between Turkey on one side and Greece, Cyprus and Israel on the other.
Should the US cut its aid to Jordan, there's no telling who would fill the void. Sure, it could be the Saudis or the Qataris, but it could also be the Iranians, the Russians, or the Chinese.
Judging by the positive reaction to the Trump plan across the Western-affiliated Middle East, everybody who is anybody has already jumped on the American bandwagon.
This is a well thought out plan, aimed at the actual source of suffering of Arab society, and offering realistic solutions. Heck, I'd love to see Israel adopting these principles.
Jews believe the gate was sealed by the Muslims because of the tradition that this is the gate through which the Anointed One will enter Jerusalem.
The combat vehicles are bulletproof and have already entered use in the Hebron area. Others were stationed in Ramallah and in Shechem (Nablus).
Naturally, the PA's "the moon or nothing" approach continues the catastrophic Arab tradition that began with the wholesale rejection of the 1947 partition plan.
The residents have called for a mass demonstration against what they called “displays of normalization with the Zionists.”
Ahlam Tamimi, a Hamas terrorist sentenced to 16 life sentences for her involvement in the 2001 Sbarro pizzeria suicide-bombing in Jerusalem, said to Al Jazeera: “Why are we considered to be terrorists? ... I am part of a resistance movement that strives for liberation.”
"The Waqf has no authority over Jews who go up to the mountain, and the Waqf guards who choose to act against Jews improperly must be removed from the mountain."
Along with Egypt, Jordan is the only Arab nation to have a peace accord with Israel.
Earlier this week, Jerusalem Police chained the gate to the compound following an incident in which worshipers led by Islamic Waqf officials broke through the gate and held prayers at the site.
The incident was used by the Palestinian Authority and Jordan to launch a new campaign of feigned outrage over false claims that Israel is planning to turn the area adjacent to the gate into a prayer site for Jews.
In the first robbery incident, Guanma fled the scene with the sum of over NIS 10,000...