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Israeli Occupation Forces turn Palestinian house into military point

The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) Tuesday turned the rooftop of a Palestinian-owned house in the village of Jalboun in Jenin, into a military observation point, as reported by the Palestinian news agency WAFA. Local sources confirmed that IOF soldiers stormed Jalboun and raided the house of local resident Imad Fahmi Abu Al-Rub. Shortly after they …

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Dozens of settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque

Dozens of Israeli Occupation settlers stormed Tuesday morning Al-Aqsa mosque, according to the General Islamic Endowments Department in Jerusalem. The settlers stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque from the direction of the Magharbeh Gate, conducted provocative tours in its courtyards, and left through the Silsala Gate. The Israeli Occupation police continue their violations against Palestinians by restricting their access …

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Profound economic challenges and a vision for transformation

Adli Kandah The Jordanian economy confronts grave and intricate challenges, epitomised by soaring indebtedness and alarming unemployment rates. This necessitates urgent and audacious actions to tackle these interlinked crises. Jordan’s public debt, amounting to approximately 40 billion Jordanian dinars, casts a long shadow over the economic landscape. When measured as a percentage of GDP (114 …

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Temperatures stabilize in Amman Tuesday

Tuesday, temperatures will range between 27 degrees during the day and 19 degrees at night, according to Arabia Weather. Wednesday, temperatures will range between 26 degrees during the day and 17 degrees at night. Thursday, temperatures in Amman are expected to range between 27 degrees during the day and 19 degrees at night.

Zelensky arrives in US to meet Biden, attend UN meetings

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky Monday arrived in New York ahead of addressing the UN General Assembly and meeting US President Joe Biden for talks. It is Zelensky’s second visit to the United States — which has supplied Kyiv with weaponry to fight Russia — since the start of the Russia-Ukraine war in February last year. …

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President Abbas meets with leaders of the Palestinian community in the US

The President of the State of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, Tuesday met with leaders of the Palestinian community in the United States of America, on the sidelines of his participation in the work of the 78th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The President briefed the community leaders on developments in the occupied Palestinian territory, political …

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One week after Libya flood, aid effort gains pace

A week after a tsunami-sized flash flood devastated the Libyan coastal city of Derna, sweeping thousands to their deaths, the international aid effort to help the grieving survivors slowly gathered pace Sunday. Search-and-rescue teams wearing face masks and protective suits kept up the grim search for bodies or any survivors in the mud-caked wasteland of …

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China hits out at German FM’s ‘dictator’ Xi comment

China lashed out against German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock Monday for calling President Xi Jinping a “dictator”, branding the comment “an open political provocation” that was “extremely absurd”. Beijing is Berlin’s top trade partner but Germany published a new policy in July to contend with a more “assertive” China after months of wrangling within the …

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Amman Citadel lights up with Sustainable Development Goals

Sunday evening, Amman’s Citadel was illuminated with the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) during a reception hosted by the United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator in Jordan Sheri Ritsema-Anderson. This event took place on the eve of the SDGs Summit in New York, which commences its proceedings Monday. It is part of a global campaign to highlight the importance …

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Climate protesters throng New York, demand end to fossil fuels

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of New York on Sunday, calling for increased action against climate change ahead of the opening of the UN General Assembly. Taking up multiple city blocks, protesters from some 700 organizations and activist groups carried signs reading “Biden, end fossil fuels,” “Fossil fuels are killing us” …

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