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Tremors across Jordan as Trump Mideast peace plan revives old fears

June 14, 2019 5:33 pm

U.S. President Donald Trump's long-promised "Deal of the Century" to resolve the conflict is still secret, though leaked details suggest it dumps the idea of a full Palestinian state in favour of limited self-rule in part of the Occupied Territories, which would undermine Palestinians' right to return.

India, Jordan agree: Need joint effort to fight terrorism

October 11, 2015 10:40 am

During the talks, King Abdullah said Jordan supported India’s bid for permanent membership of the Security Council.

Obama to skip Agra visit, fly to Saudi: sources

January 24, 2015 2:22 pm

According to sources, Obama will fly to Saudi Arabia following the death of King Abdullah.

‘National mourning’ for dead Saudi King

January 24, 2015 12:48 am

India had also declared national mourning in 2005 when his predecessor Saudi King Fahd died.

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah dies at 90, Prince Salman to succeed

January 24, 2015 12:58 am

Prince Muqrin, a former head of intelligence in Saudi Arabia and half-brother to both Salman and Abdullah, was announced as the crown prince

The Great Game Folio: Saudi succession

January 07, 2015 9:23 am

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has been described by many as the “custodian of the world’s oil prices.”

Saudi king labels Israeli offensive in Gaza a 'war crime against humanity'

August 01, 2014 6:50 pm

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah criticised international inaction against Israel's offensive in Gaza.

US seeks regional support to resolve Iraq political chaos

July 03, 2014 11:24 am

The White House said Joe Biden and Osama al-Nujaifi agreed on the importance of Iraqis.

India, Saudi sign key defence agreement

February 28, 2014 2:17 am

The pact was signed following talks between Saud and Vice President Hamid Ansari during which a range of bilateral, regional and international issues figured.

New winds from Arabia

February 27, 2014 5:03 am

There are signs that Saudi Arabia is moving away from a Wahabist vision of Islam towards one that includes dialogue.