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Has Jordan successfully managed the royal crisis?

No country in the region appears to have tried to fan the flames of the controversy or take advantage of it.

Were reports of a Jordanian coup a wake-up call for Israel?

According to analysts, former diplomats and security personnel, Jordan’s stability should always be an Israeli concern.

Jordan: Israel keeps a close eye on its eastern neighbor - opinion

Jordanian officials passed a message to Israel that the situation was under control and there was no threat to the kingdom’s stability, but nonetheless, Israel cannot afford to ignore the events.

A protester holds a poster of Jordan's King Abdullah as he takes part in a human chain during a sit-

Jordan: A family dispute or a foreign-backed plot?

"No one expected the controversy to escalate to a point where the king would order the army and the mukhabarat to raid Prince Hamzah’s palace and place him under house arrest."

Jordan says prince liaised with 'foreign parties' to destabilize country

"The investigations had monitored interferences and communications with foreign parties over the right timing to destabilize Jordan," Safadi said.

By REUTERS
06/04/2021

Jordan's allies voice support for King Abdullah after alleged coup

Jordanian King Abdullah's half-brother & former Crown Prince Hamza bin Hussein was told to halt actions used to target the country's "security and stability," the military said on Saturday.

04/04/2021
King of Jordan Abdullah II addresses the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France January 15, 2020.

Jordan reportedly foils plot to topple King Abdullah

Arrests of top officials and royal family members are rare in Jordan.

Jordanians protest against a government agreement to import natural gas from Israel, Sept. 30, 2016

Jordan uses tear gas to clamp down on anti-lockdown protesters

Jordan reported 9,417 new coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours, officials said on Monday, its highest one-day tally since the pandemic began.

By REUTERS
16/03/2021
The Temple Mount in Jerusalem

Thanks to Jordan, Jews can't pray on the Temple Mount - analysis

Bonus chutzpah is that for 19 years, Jordan totally controlled the Temple Mount and banned Jews from getting anywhere close.

A political misfire from King Abdullah following Gantz meeting - analysis

All of this contact between the Israeli center-left and Jordan is in the context of King Abdullah refusing to speak with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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