Archaeologists have been excavating the ancient site of Tall el Hammam
The centre in Jordan’s capital, Amman, offers free reconstructive surgery to those wounded by conflict
Jordan is surrounded by strife. But Lesley Downer finds a nation desperate to welcome visitors
Shulamit Aloni was a legislator who championed civil rights and was fiercely critical of her country's treatment of Palestinian. Born in Tel Aviv between the wars, she was descended from Polish Jewish rabbinical families. Her life, as a fighter for equality and human rights, and her failure to change Israel's materialistic and paternalistc attitudes, closely reflect the troubled history of the Jewish state.
US Secretary of State says militants are trying to destabilise the region
Appeals took place during the Prince's visit to the Syriac Orthodox Church
The radical cleric accused the UK and Jordan of breaching his human rights
US Secretary of State John Kerry has made a fresh foray to salvage Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking, presenting to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ideas for security arrangements in the West Bank in a bid to jump-start the flagging diplomacy.
Ministers in the ruling coalition are preparing details of their own vision for how Israel should proceed unilaterally after the current round of peace talks fails
The thinking behind Australia’s switch in football federations from Oceania to Asia in 2006 was that it would raise standards in both their domestic and international sides. It has not quite worked out like that so far.
Both managers will be satisfied with the result but encounter fails to break out into a classic
The US is being torn between the old alliance with Israel and a conversation with Iran
Parents and pupils in occupied territory face a major dilemma
As Assad and Putin ‘outmanoeuvre’ Obama, fighters expect more from their Western ally. By Kim Sengupta
The Save The Children CEO on why humanitarian aid must be allowed access to Syria
Support for suicide bombing amongst Muslims from the Middle East to South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa has shown a dramatic drop over the last decade, research from 11 Muslim countries has shown.