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Daesh/ISIS Is Not Israel's Problem -- For Now

Michael Winship | Posted 11.24.2016 | Politics
Michael Winship

Despite the current violent unrest in Israel that is not yet a third intifada, I came away thinking that as hopeless as it too often seems, against all odds, there's still a solution to be had, still time for the sides to sit down at the table and make a deal. But not much.

Discovering Jordan

Clint Johnston | Posted 03.26.2014 | Travel
Clint Johnston

Jordan may be a small country but it is jam-packed with amazing sites.

PHOTOS: Surprising Palestinian Styles

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 04.27.2013 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

Can a culture be preserved and reconstructed through its costumes?

Rome's Outpost In The Gilead

Bob Schulman | Posted 11.06.2012 | Travel
Bob Schulman

An optional part of the tour -- but one well worth seeing -- is a feast of sight and sound in the Hippodrome in which 45 Roman "legionnaires" in full combat gear show off their battle tactics.

PHOTOS: Why You Should Visit Jordan Now

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 09.29.2012 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

I visited Jordan last month, my 10th trip in 15 years, and experienced not only the absence of tourists but also a wealth of new things to see and experience.

Going Off the Beaten Path

Melissa Biggs Bradley | Posted 08.09.2011 | Travel
Melissa Biggs Bradley

With all of the political upheaval in the Middle East, it's not surprising that quite a few people questioned my decision to travel to Jordan this spring.

Jordan Stock Fraud Preys On Illiterate, Elderly (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Jordanian city of Jerash, described as the 'Mumbai of the Middle East' for its historic structures and annual music festival, has been especially ...