Category Archives: Legal-Judicial

Open Government Partnership Initiative 2018-2020 launched

Amman, The government launched on Sunday the fourth national plan 2018-2020 for the Transparent Government Partnership (OGP) Initiative, in the presence of a group of relevant governmental, non-governmental and international institutions.The OGP Initia...

King receives delegation from US House Armed Services Committee

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday received a delegation from the US House Armed Services Committee, led by Representative John Garamendi (D-California).The meeting, attended by His Royal Highness Prince Feisal bin Al Hussein, covered the strat...

King condemns terror attack on mosques in New Zealand

Amman, His Majesty King Abdullah II on Saturday sent a cable to New Zealand Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy, expressing his strong condemnation of the heinous terrorist crime against peaceful worshipers at two mosques in Christchurch during Friday pr...

North Korea threatens to suspend nuclear talks with U.S.

Amman, North Korea threatened on Friday to suspend negotiations with the Trump administration over the North's nuclear arms program and said its leader, Kim Jong-un, would soon decide whether to resume nuclear and missile tests.Addressing diplomats and...

Murder case in Ruseifa district uncovered

Amman, The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) managed to uncover the circumstances of a person's death a after his body was found inside the walls of a school in the Ruseifa district on Thursday.Ruseifa police was tipped off on the deceased's

Six people injured in Irbid four-vehicle collision

Amman, Six people sustained multiple cuts and bruises after a four-vehicle collision occurred near Granada College in Irbid governorate, said the Civil Defense Department (CDD) in a statement on Thursday.The department's media office said: "The CDD per...