Jul 25 2017
It also shares a long border with Israel.
Many of Jordan's 7 million citizens are of Palestinian origin after having fled during the fighting that accompanied the creation of Israel in 1948.
Here's a look at the Israeli-Jordanian relationship.
Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister, is under similar pressure from the Right-wing of his own coalition government.
Israel's security Cabinet held a meeting to discuss new security measures as well as recent violence including the incident at the embassy in Amman.
Jordan is the custodian of the site.
The incident is threatening to complicate the crisis over the holy site, which is administered by Muslim authorities under the auspices of Jordan. Jews revere the esplanade as the site of their destroyed biblical Temples, and the holiest site in their religion.
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And she said it would hit particularly hard in Scotland, which has lower life expectancy rates than the rest of the UK. Gauke said the government was "aiming at the proportion of life spent in receipt of state pension to be 32%".
Jordan's ruling Hashemite dynasty, said to trace its ancestry to Prophet Muhammad, draws much of its legitimacy from its role as protector of the shrine.
Local media the Jordanian died after a fight with an Israeli inside the Israeli embassy in Amman.
"The security official, who was slightly wounded, defended himself".
The Jordanian bystander appeared to have been killed accidentally, an official told Reuters.
The restrictions triggered protests from Palestinians, who see the move as a punitive measure, and sparked violent clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces. Police deployed to the scene and surrounded the area, the statement said, adding that the two Jordanians had gone into the building to carry out "carpentry work".
It did not confirm earlier reports of shooting but said the guard had "acted in self defence".
Jordan is now refusing to allow the wounded guard to leave for Israel, despite his diplomatic immunity.
Israeli authorities have yet to release information but are believed to be evacuating embassy staff.
Jul 24 2017
Wonder Woman Movie Gets Official Sequel Announcement- It's Coming!
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Jul 24 2017
Muslim-Arab Killed by Own Explosive Device as Jerusalem Riots Continue
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Jul 22 2017
Amazon Reportedly Bought This Data Visualization Company to Bolster Alexa
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Jul 22 2017
The remains of Spanish legend Salvador Dali will be exhumed today
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Jul 20 2017
Kylie Jenner Uses Waxwork To Prank Her Family
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Jul 19 2017
BSP chief Mayawati resigns from Rajya Sabha
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Jul 19 2017
Dallas Cowboys' Lucky Whitehead says stolen dog is 'home safely'
He said the caller said he would call back "but I haven't heard from him since". It hurts because I don't know how he's being treated". "It's tough.
Jul 18 2017
Ed Wood and Mission: Impossible star Martin Landau dead aged 89
Martin Landau , who won an Oscar for playing Bela Lugosi in Tim Burton's 1994 film Ed Wood , died Saturday at 89. Landau later revealed that he "played the character gay", a creative direction that he said Hitchcock "loved".
Jul 17 2017
Trump's Approval Rating Hits Record Low 6 Months In
Obama's average "strong" approval was 28 percent during his presidency , not much different than Trump today. President Donald Trump's six-month approval rating is the lowest of any president in the past 70 years .
Jul 15 2017
Beyoncé's Photo of Her Twins Sent the Beyhive Into a Frenzy
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