Jordan, Saudi kings in talks as they battle IS

Jordan's King Abdullah II met his Saudi counterpart in Riyadh for talks as both nations participate in a US-led bombing campaign against Islamic State group extremists in Syria.

Obama to host Jordan's King at White House

US President Barack Obama will host King Abdullah II of Jordan at the White House Dec 5 to discuss issues of the Middle East, the White House said Wednesday.

Jordan king urges measures to preserve status quo in Jerusalem

 King Abdullah II of Jordan Thursday urged Israel to take immediate and practical measures to preserve the status quo in Jerusalem, especially regarding al-Aqsa Mosque and its compound, media reported.

US top diplomat Kerry heading to Jordan, UAE

US Secretary of State John Kerry is to hold talks with Jordan`s King Abdullah II in Amman on Wednesday to discuss simmering tensions in Jerusalem and the fight against Islamic State Jihadists, a statement said Tuesday.

Jordan airlifts aid to Iraq`s Anbar province

Jordan has flown humanitarian aid to Iraq`s western Anbar province, where jihadists from the Islamic State group have seized ground and sown fear among the population, the royal court said Monday.

Jordan gears up for papal visit

Jordan is gearing up to welcome Pope Francis who is scheduled to visit the Arab nation May 24, his first visit since he was elected to the post.

Jordan king to hold Syria talks in Russia on Wednesday

Jordan`s King Abdullah II is to travel to Moscow on Wednesday for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the Syrian conflict, after visits to the Vatican and Austria, the palace said.

Jordan king in Egypt, first head of state after coup: MENA

Jordan`s King Abdullah II visited Cairo briefly on Saturday in the first visit by a head of state to Egypt since its July 3 coup, state media reported.

Jordan`s Islamists rally for elections boycott

Thousands of Jordanians rallied to call for a boycott of upcoming legislative elections, a challenge to King Abdullah II.

Jordan king swears in new reform-mandated govt

Jordan`s King Abdullah II on Monday swore
in a new 30-strong cabinet led by Prime Minister Awn
Khasawneh.

Israel fuels instability: Jordan`s king

Abdullah II warned
that Israel`s stance in peace talks with the Palestinian is
fuelling instability in the Middle East.

Jordan King pledges parliamentary reform

King Abdullah II warned against "chaos" and the media creating a climate of "hatred”.

Dozens hurt in Jordan protest clash

About 300 supporters of King Abdullah II threw rocks at the demonstrators.

Jordan PM promises election law this year

Marouf al-Bakhit needs time for a public dialogue about new legislation.

Thousands of Jordanians protest in support of reform

King Abdullah II has pledged real and speedy political reforms.

Mike Mullen meets Jordan king

The visit comes after Egypt`s Prez Hosni Mubarak stepped down after 30 years.

Egypt’s spill over impact: Jordan’s King dismisses govt

In a pre-emptive act, King Abdullah II of Jordan appointed Marouf Bakhit as PM replacing Samir Rifai.