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September 23 (Petra) – His Majesty King Abdullah II started his meetings in New York ahead of his participation in the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly along with a number of world leaders. The King met Sunday with Secretary of State John Kerry and discussed the latest developments in the region especially […]
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September 22 (AFP) - The UN warned on Sunday against revenge attacks in Iraq after two blasts killed 73 people in a Shiite area of Baghdad a day after a Sunni mosque was bombed. Saturday’s bombings struck near funeral tents for a tribal sheikh in the Sadr City district of north Baghdad and also wounded more […]
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Amman, Sep. 22 (Petra) – Jordan Businessmen Association (JBA) signed an agreement with the Union of the Bilateral Chambers of Commerce of Romania to boost cooperation between the two countries. The agreement, signed on the sidelines of the Jordanian-Romanian Business Forum held in Bucharest, also aims to promote economic ties between both countries’ private sector. […]
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September 22 (AFP) – Turkey’s President Abdullah Gul said his country will not “tolerate” al-Qaeda-type groups emerging in the Syrian conflict following fighting between rebels and jihadists last week. “We will not allow any formation beyond our borders that would threaten Turkey and the entire region,” Gul was quoted as saying by the Milliyet newspaper […]
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Mafraq, Sep. 22 (Petra) – A total of 91,297 Syrian refugees, who fled to Jordan two years ago when the Syrian crisis began, returned voluntarily to their country, according to Wadah Hmoud, director of the Syrian refugee camps administration. Hmoud told Petra that the refugees returned to Syria after filling required applications, adding that the […]
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September 22 (AFP) - Israel on Sunday permitted delivery of cement and steel for use by the private sector into the Gaza Strip for the first time since 2007, a Palestinian official said. “Israel allowed today for the first time in six years, the entry of 40 trucks filled with gravel, 20 trucks loaded with cement […]
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September 22 (AFP) - Iran paraded 30 missiles with a nominal range of 2,000 kilometres (1,250 miles) Sunday, the first time it had displayed so many with the theoretical capacity to hit Israeli targets. Iran displayed 12 Sejil and 18 Ghadr missiles at the annual parade marking the anniversary of the outbreak of the 1980-88 Iran-Iraq […]
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September 15 (LP) - Apple has finally revealed the iPhone 5S, its long-awaited successor to the iPhone 5, alongside the colorful plastic iPhone 5c at an official launch event in San Francisco. As expected, the new handset will be available in a choice of “space grey”, “silver” or “gold” colors, retaining the same glass and aluminium […]
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Tesco enters tablet fray with Hudl
Manchester City v Manchester United
Technical glitch gives Iranians access to Facebook, Twitter, official says



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Egypt army storms Islamist-held town
U.S. Secretary of State Kerry poses with French President Hollande, French FM Fabius and British Foreign Secretary Hague before a meeting regarding Syria, at the Elysee presidential palace in Paris
King visits Jinshan Economic Development Zone
Thabet Al-Taher as chairman of  Electricity Regulatory Commission