Topic: Kingdom of Jordan
Despite capitalism's recently damaged reputation, participants at the World Economic Forum on the Middle East this weekend agreed that minimal regulation was key to growth.
05/17/2009 01:00 am
Ahead of his Monday meeting with Obama, who supports a two-state solution, the Israeli prime minister wants to make Iran's nuclear ambitions the focus of regional diplomacy.
05/15/2009 01:00 am
Signed by 77 activists, a petition sent by express mail Wednesday night calls for an elected parliament and public access to the trials of 991 suspects in Al Qaeda-inspired violence.
05/14/2009 01:00 am
As he and Netanyahu prepare to meet, US-Israeli relations are sinking toward an all-time low.
05/13/2009 01:00 am
In Jordan, Pope Benedict XVI sought to stress the importance of religion in public life as a way to find common ground with Jewish and Muslim groups.
05/10/2009 01:00 am
His pilgrimage this week is also a chance to reassure Jews and Muslims about Vatican views.
05/08/2009 01:00 am
For a friendly foreign leader, a visit to the White House can be a visit to the woodshed.
05/06/2009 01:00 am
The government says state secrets are at risk, but the 9th Circuit is allowing the case to proceed against a Boeing subsidiary that reportedly flew suspects to secret prisons.
04/29/2009 01:00 am
The president will meet with three leaders from the region in coming weeks. Meanwhile, special envoy George Mitchell finds it tough going.
04/25/2009 01:00 am
Can the president's philosophy of talking with the enemy keep Iran away from nuclear weapons?
04/24/2009 01:00 am