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Jordan: Ups Wakf employment in apparent attempt to boost presence on Temple Mount

Published August 29, 2015 by godshope1971

Jordan has appointed 52 new employees and guards at its Jerusalem-based Wakf Department, Minister of State for Media Affairs Muhammad Momani announced.

Another 70 employees and guards will be appointed soon to the Wakf Department, which is in charge of Islamic holy sites in Jerusalem, he said on Wednesday. ∞∞∞∞∞ CLICK HERE FOR MORE »»»»


Jordan: Dialogue with the “Mona Henning” Honorary Consul of Jordan in Sweden

Published August 29, 2015 by godshope1971

“Mrs. Mona Henning,” said Jordan’s honorary consul in Stockholm that the work of the consulate in Stockholm deals only with commercial transactions, either private transactions of the signing and ratification by or agencies of the birth certificates, marriage and divorce, they are from the Jordanian embassy in Berlin. It is not the prerogative of the honorary consuls.

In an interview with the newspaper “Arabs Nyheter” She added: We have to communicate with Almsaoan task in Sweden if so requested by us. There are mutual visits between Sweden and Jordan and these are pre-arranged an official and as we help our potential and we are our role here is honorary representation of the Ardennes. Honorary consuls mission is to connect people to each other.

And obstacles to tourism in Jordan indicated “Mona Henning” that obstacles promote tourism in Jordan fall under the same constraints for all countries of the world scale, when flare events in the area of ​​tourism will decline because the tourist looking for rest and recuperation and safety, we always say that Jordan is a country’s security , and as you know the Swedish tourist you see the news on television and others, but he has a good impression that Jordan is a stable country and the Secretary.

It continued: “Jordan reputation is excellent too, thank God. Swedes are unable to obtain a visa from the airport If your passport is valid for a minimum of 6 Shahur.hma and takes us back many calls from tourists who visited Jordan after their return to express their admiration for Jordan and the Jordanian people hospitable.” “But now Jordan is growing in the Arab tourists from the Gulf countries in the Middle East under a turbulent keep Jordan an oasis of security and safety, no doubt that tourism in Jordan have been affected but it remains the best choice in the region.”

“There is investment and tourism body which promotes tourism in Jordan, with a branch in Frankfurt and representatives in other European countries. Is promoted to Jordan and usually tourists Swedes on the Internet looking for tourist sites in Jordan. As some people visit the consulate to get leaflets and information on the Jordanian tourist sites, hotels and transportation inside Jordan and other information related to tourism. The consulate offers all the service and support as much as possible. ”

As for the number of Jordanian citizens in Sweden and their role in promoting Jordan culturally says: “Jordanian community several years ago were very few, but now, their numbers have increased. And please prove its existence acts and activities of civilization. Newly friendship association Jordanian Swedish founded in southern Sweden as well as the Jordanian Association Swedish kronor in Stockholm honorary consulate will be completed on the readiness to help. ”

Arab publishing house in Sweden:

Mona Henning Foundation’s first publishing house in the Arabic language in Sweden, a house semen, which was founded in 1984 and by accident she says, and adds: “It was my sister you visit me and I saw her read to their children books Ballah English, Vpadrtha How READ to your children in English and we have the Arabic language? She said no Arabic Books good for the kids and was a sister of the American population at the time and then already discovered that there was not a large amount of modern literary books dealing with child today, I love literature, although the studies are the pharmacy. I actually considered a product of thinking and educational trends in our societies which was exhorted to specialize scientific more than literary. Everybody wants to be a doctor or an engineer. Now you see now I’m working in a career is studied and the reason is that the tendencies were always literary. I remember I appealed to mothers and fathers in a radio interview in Amman to leave the field for their children that they decide to follow their studies and their preferences. ”

” I turned to literature and opened a publishing house. The translations carried out by the Dar Al Muna is the first translations in the Arab world to a recent children’s books. translation is after full-Kilani in Egypt in the first three decades of the last century completely stopped and stopped communication regarding children’s literature because he had not given such importance There was no awareness of the importance of this genre. came up to the 1979 United Nations announced this year and it called the year of childhood and then we discovered that we do not have the literacy materials free for children outside the school curriculum, like other countries in Europe, America, which owns the literature senior mature for children built over decades of production . ”

“When I started the translation and distribution, round, I saw how the kids about these books. As I entered the world in a very beautiful and decided to study literature and children’s literature in general, and are arranged at Stockholm University and graduated at the hands of senior doctors Swedish literature.”

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Jordan: Says Syria jihadists trying to sneak in

Published August 17, 2015 by godshope1971

ON THE SYRIA BORDER, Jordan (AP) — Militants have tried to sneak into Jordan from Syria by blending in with Syrian refugees, and attempts to smuggle weapons and drugs into Jordan have increased, the commander of Jordan’s Border Guard said in an interview Sunday.

Brig. Gen. Saber al-Mahayreh told The Associated Press that surveillance along Jordan’s borders is tight and that his forces can “spot a rabbit” trying to cross. The monitoring system consists of radar, drones and surveillance towers along the borders with Syria and Iraq that can detect infiltrators some 15 kilometers (9 miles) away, he said. ∞∞∞∞∞ MORE »»»»

Jordan: Newspaper Rajoub will not be able to enter Jordan again

Published August 11, 2015 by godshope1971

The Palestinian leadership began with its weight steps «encirclement» crisis in relations with Jordan resulted from blurry Palestinian voting in the International Federation of Football «FIFA» elections, at a time when the Jordanian authorities began the first bureaucratic procedures for withdrawing Jordanian nationality from leader Major General Jibril Rajoub.

Chaired on Tuesday, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas «political relevance» visited the Jordanian Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein at his home, in an attempt to contain the differences that resulted from «FIFA» elections, at a time when a bilateral agreement was reached on the insulation between any feedback Jordanian affect the President of the Federation Palestinian ball Gen. Rajoub and relations between itself with power.

President Abbas was accompanied in the visit, a delegation of senior Palestinian officials. Observers believe that this visit reflects the implicit recognition that Rajoub did not give his voice to the Jordanian candidate against Joseph Blatter, contrary to what was confirmed by the first few times.

He informed Palestinian source familiar with «Quds Al-Arabi» authentication impossibility of granting Rajoub his voice in the election of Prince Ali, and ensuring direct relations with Jordan, which Abbas push for the implementation of the visit, according to the source, the Jordanian Prince of traditional and social way.

The Jordanian Football Association made the decision to close the page elections «FIFA» Prince Ali said he would work to raise the level of Jordanian teams … at this time issued a government authority headed by Rami Thank God commends the extensive statement in which Jordan and standing to the side of the Palestinian people for decades.

The Rajoub had left Amman International Airport to the bridges on his way to Ramallah on Monday evening, the center of «security escorts» Jordanian and showed the actions taken at the airport during transit Rajoub as the size of Jordan’s desire to inform him that he can not return to the territory of Jordan anymore.

Al «Quds Al-Arabi» of an official Jordanian source that the authorities allowed in the last moments of Rajoub to disembark from a plane carried him from Tunisia amid security guard to protect him, as reported, were demanding registration of crossing into Jordan officially passport «Palestinian» although he holds passport, a Jordanian, a step means that politically Oman process of withdrawing her passport from General Rajoub.

On this basis Rajoub went without making any statements from the airport to the center of Ramallah, a security guard escort and across the Palestinian citizen and informed that he would prefer not to return to Amman.

Happened as authorities actually began on Monday evening, the first steps to change the status of the local «civil registration» for Rajoub, which means the first steps to withdraw the national number, and thus carried by Jordanian nationality since more than ten years with a group of leaders of the first Palestinian ranks.

And it decided to follow-up and Inspection Department of the Interior Ministry to inquire about the civil registry Brigade Rajoub file after the issuance of a direct order from the Minister of Interior safety Hammad, as I learned «Quds Al-Arabi», a move that means Rjouh the possibility of changing the legal status of the restrictions Rajoub documented in Amman and thus withdraw his nationality.

And it opened the words launched by Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein immediately after his return to Amman from Zurich about Rajoub vote in the last election the door to «institutional procedures» for the first time against the head of the Palestinian Football Federation.

And numerous novels in the meantime about «prevent» Rajoub from returning to Ramallah from Tunisia across the Amman airport.

Local reports said that the authorities allowed after the intervention of mediators to Rajoub cross from Amman to Ramallah «the last time» that can not cross from Jordan anymore, according to the content of the report published by the newspaper «Ammon» Electronic. An audit could not be reached at the official side of his novel.

The Rajoub has raised a storm of controversy in Jordan following the lack of information about his vote in favor of Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein in «Viva» elections despite the fact that Rajoub swear military honor Voice of Palestine that the orientation of the Jordanian Prince of orders directly from President Mahmoud Abbas.

There was no official explanation about any government action against Rajoub, but Prince Ali announced the Jordanian TV that he does not want to speak on the issue of Rajoub, pointing out that Rajoub vote for it «According to him».

The phrase «According to him» opened the door of interpretation concerning the resolution of the issue of the Palestinian voice that raised a lot of hype. ∞∞∞∞∞ SEE MORE ∞∞∞∞∞

Jordan: Massive sand storm swallows Amman, flights diverted to Ben Gurion

Published August 5, 2015 by godshope1971

Extreme weather patterns and strong winds whipped the Jordanian desert sands across the country, causing near blackout conditions in the nation’s capital.

The extreme heat felt throughout Israel on Sunday is affecting the entire region as a whole, with one of the weather’s hardest hit victims being Israel’s neighbor to the east, Jordan.

The strong winds whipping across the kingdom’s desert plains caused massive sand storms, forcing changes in the country’s air traffic patterns. ∞∞∞∞∞ SEE MORE ∞∞∞∞∞