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Israel and Jordan 18 Jan announced end to bilateral diplomatic crisis resulting from July 2017 killing of two Jordanians by Israeli guard at Israel’s embassy in Jordan and Israel agreed to pay compensation; dispute remained over whether Israel had apologised (or merely expressed regret) and whether it had committed to try guard (or merely continue internal review).

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Reports & Briefings

Popular Protest in North Africa and the Middle East (IX): Dallying with Reform in a Divided Jordan

Popular Protest in North Africa and the Middle East (IX): Dallying with Reform in a Divided Jordan

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Failed Responsibility: Iraqi Refugees in Syria, Jordan and Lebanon

Failed Responsibility: Iraqi Refugees in Syria, Jordan and Lebanon

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Jordan's 9/11: Dealing with Jihadi Islamism

Jordan's 9/11: Dealing with Jihadi Islamism

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The Challenge of Political Reform: Jordanian Democratisation and Regional Instability

The Challenge of Political Reform: Jordanian Democratisation and Regional Instability

Red Alert In Jordan: Recurrent Unrest In Maan

Red Alert In Jordan: Recurrent Unrest In Maan

In The News

4 Aug 2017
We are seeing a dramatic crisis between Jordan and Israel which makes de facto joint management [of the Holy Esplanade in Jerusalem] much more complicated. Anadolou Agency

Ofer Zalzberg

Senior Analyst, Israel/Palestine

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Popular Protest in North Africa and the Middle East (IX): Dallying with Reform in a Divided Jordan

The season of Arab uprisings has not engulfed Jordan, but nor has it entirely passed the nation by. Pillars of the regime are showing cracks, and it ultimately will have to either undertake sweeping change or experience far-reaching turmoil.

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Failed Responsibility: Iraqi Refugees in Syria, Jordan and Lebanon

A refugee crisis was feared before the coalition invasion of Iraq in 2003, but it came later than anticipated, and on a greater scale.

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