Jordan: Majority of Parliament Calls To Guarantee Camp Liberty Residents’ Security

June 7, 2016 This week mainstream Arab media reported widely a statement by a majority of Jordanian parliamentarians, calling for the safety and security of “Camp Liberty” residents in Iraq. Almost 2,000 members of the Peoples’ Mojahedin Organization of Iran, the main opposition to the mullahs in Iran, are now residing at Camp Liberty, a [...]

By |June 8th, 2016|Iraq, Jordan|

Jordan recalls ambassador from Iran, accusing Tehran of ‘interference’

  Mohammad Momani, Minister of State for Media Affairs in Jordan. April 18, 2016  Jordan on Monday recalled its ambassador from Iran, saying it was in objection to Tehran’s meddling in the internal affairs of Gulf Arab countries. Jordan’s official Petra news agency quoted the government spokesman as saying that Ambassador Abdullah Abu [...]

By |April 18th, 2016|Jordan|

GCC, Jordan, Morocco Reject Iran’s Intervention

GCC states, as well as Jordan and Morocco rejected Iranian interference in the internal affairs of the Gulf states and the region. March 10, 2016 In a press release issued at the end of the fifth joint meeting of the ministers, the group also condemned the attacks on the Saudi embassy in Tehran [...]

By |March 10th, 2016|Jordan, Marocco, Middle East|

Jordan­Iran ties may show early signs of thaw

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (L) listens to his Jordanian counterpart Nasser Judeh during a joint news conference in Amman, Jordan January 14, 2014. January 19, 2014 For decades, Jordan ­Iran relations were described as tepid at best, with Tehran initiating contacts in hopes of improving bilateral ties. Amman has kept its [...]

By |January 19th, 2014|Jordan|

Jordan refuses Iran ‘oil for religious tourism’ deal

Jordanian spokesman says that though gov't seeking ways to solve energy crisis, it's eager to maintain ties with Gulf countries. November 23, 2012 Official Jordanian sources expressed reservations about remarks by Iran’s ambassador in Amman that Tehran is prepared to provide the Hashemite Kingdom with free oil and energy products for 30 years, [...]

By |November 23rd, 2012|Jordan|