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Latest in Tag: jordan


Egypt to intensify cooperation with Jordan in military manufacturing

Minister of Military Production Mohamed Al-Assar met with Atef Al-Tal, chairperson of the board of directors of the King Abdullah II Center for Design and Development in Jordan, to discuss the joint cooperation between the two countries in the fields of defence and military technologies. The meeting took place at the ministry’s headquarters in Cairo. …

Hossam Mounir

Jordan’s Mohammad Al-Sarraj claims his third PSA title 

Champion of the 2016 IMET Squash Open, Jordan’s Mohammad Al-Sarraj, won the 2017 Cronimet Squash Open, which took place in Skelleftea, Sweden. This is the third Professional Squash Association (PSA) title for the Jordanian champion. Al-Sarraj, who was preliminarily ranked sixth in the Cronimet’s tournament, started his journey with a win over England’s James Peach …

Maya Nawar

Al-Sisi welcomes King Abdullah II of Jordan to Cairo

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi received on Wednesday King Abdullah II of Jordan, who is on an official visit to Egypt. The Jordanian monarch and Al-Sisi will exchange views on regional and international issues. The discussions will also include improving bilateral relations in political, economic, and social fields.

Sarah Nazeer

With mosques under surveillance, IS turns to soccer for recruitment

Abu Otaiba, the nom du guerre of a self-taught imam and Islamic State (IS) recruiter in Jordan, uses soccer to attract recruits. “We take them to farms, or private homes. There we discuss and organise soccer games to bring them closer to us,” Abu Otaiba told The Wall Street Journal in a recent interview. Abu Otaiba …

James Dorsey