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Jordan says detained union leaders sought to wreak havoc in country

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Jordan said on Sunday it had detained opposition union leaders to prevent a campaign of protests that would have paralysed essential government services as...

Jordanian UAVs apparently sold to Libya

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Mohamed Siala, foreign minister in the government of Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj, has accused Jordan of supplying Chinese-made unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to Khalifa...

Egypt acquires Il-76 transports

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The Egyptian Air Force has taken delivery of two Il-76 transport aircraft acquired second hand from Jordan as it expands its strategic airlift capabilities. Photos...

Jordanian armoured vehicles spotted in Libya

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It appears that Jordan has delivered an unknown number of Mbombe 6x6 armoured vehicles to forces in Libya allied to Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National...

Jordanian armoured personnel carrier spotted in Libyan service

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A Jordanian manufactured Al-Wahsh armoured personnel carrier has been spotted in Libyan National Army Service. The vehicle, equipped with a Snake Head turret,...

US delivers helicopters to bolster Jordan’s border defences

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The United States has delivered the last batch of Black Hawk helicopters for Jordan's rapid deployment force to bolster border defences and...

Jordan to support Nigeria’s fight against Boko Haram

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The fight against terrorism is a global affair. Engaged against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, the Kingdom of Jordan has...

Kenyan AH-1 Cobras coming from Jordan

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The second hand AH-1F Cobra attack helicopters Kenya is receiving are coming from Jordan, new information has revealed. An unidentified source close to...

Husky vehicles for Egypt, Jordan and Saudi Arabia

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The US Department of Defence (DoD) has awarded Critical Solutions International (CSI) a $132 million contract Husky route clearance vehicles for Egypt,...

‘Parabot’ in Jordan to celebrate special forces protecting our world

The African robot is on display at the Special Operations Forces Exhibition to celebrate the critical role Special Forces play across the Middle East.Parabot,...

‘Parabot’ in Jordan to celebrate special forces protecting our world

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Parabot, the African super-hero robot, is towering over the Special Operations Forces Exhibition (Sofex 2016) to celebrate the critical role that Special Forces across...

Paramount signs contract for local production of Mbombe vehicle in Jordan

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Jordan has begun the process of establishing local production facilities for Paramount Group's 6x6 Mbombe armoured vehicle for the Jordanian Armed Forces. Paramount...

Germany to help Jordan, Tunisia buy armoured vehicles

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Germany plans to give Tunisia and Jordan funds to buy armoured vehicles to help defend their frontiers against Islamic State, Der Spiegel...

Tatra to supply trucks chassis to Egypt

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Tatra Trucks has signed an agreement with Egypt to supply 130 truck chassis and is in discussions to supply another 220. This is...

Israel says gives Jordan, Egypt intelligence help against Islamic State

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Israel provides Jordan and Egypt with intelligence assistance in their fight against Islamic State, a senior Israeli military officer said on Wednesday,...

Jordan gets U.S. Black Hawk helicopters to bolster defences

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The United States delivered eight Black Hawk helicopters to Jordan on Thursday to help its regional ally defend itself against the threat...

Jordanian officer shoots dead two Americans, one South African at security...

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A Jordanian officer shot dead two U.S. government security contractors, a South African trainer and two Jordanians at a U.S.-funded police training...

Jordan says conducted 56 air raids in three days against Islamic...

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Jordan's air force chief said on Sunday his country's jet fighters had conducted 56 bombing raids in three days against Islamic State...

Jordanian jets pound IS as king comforts pilot’s family

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Jordanian fighter jets pounded Islamic State hideouts in Syria on Thursday and then roared over the hometown of a pilot killed by...

Islamic State shows burning of hostage, Jordan vows ‘earth-shaking’ response

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Islamic State militants released a video on Tuesday appearing to show a captured Jordanian pilot being burnt alive in a cage, a...

Jordan beefs up Iraq border defences as frontier post falls

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Jordan beefed up its border defences with Iraq on Sunday after Sunni gunmen seized territory close to its border in Anbar province...

ADI to manufacture full range of Paramount armoured vehicles

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Arabian Defence Industries (ADI) has received an order for 50 of Paramount's Mbombe armoured vehicles for Jordan's armed forces but the joint...

Jordanian ambassador to Libya freed

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Jordan's kidnapped ambassador to Libya has been freed by his captors, has left the country and is on his way home, a...

Jordanian armed forces buy 50 Mbombe armoured vehicles

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Jordan's military has signed an agreement with Paramount Group to buy 50 Mbombe armoured fighting vehicles, which will be manufactured in Jordan...

Paramount partners with Jordan’s KADDB to offer vehicles, aircraft

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The Paramount Group has announced a major joint venture with Jordan's King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau Investment Group (KIG) that...

Paramount at SOFEX

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In addition to showing selected products, the Paramount Group is using the 10th Special Operations Forces Exhibition (SOFEX) currently underway in Jordan...

Libya says Jordan to hand over jailed Islamist for kidnapped ambassador

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Jordan has agreed to handover a Libyan Islamist to Tripoli to secure the release of its ambassador kidnapped in the North African...

Kidnappers of Jordan’s ambassador in Tripoli demand prisoner release

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The kidnappers of Jordan's ambassador in Tripoli on Tuesday demanded the release of a Libyan who is serving a life prison sentence...

220 Libyan soldiers start military training in Turkey

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The first group of 220 Libyan Army soldiers to be trained by a coalition of US, European Union (EU) countries has started...

Jordan enlists military in climate fight

Jordan has unveiled plans to help fight climate change, including upgrading its armed forces by 2020, an area usually overlooked in the...

The Khost attack and the Intelligence War challenge

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As Khalil Abu-Mulal al-Balawi exited the vehicle that brought him onto Forward Operating Base (FOB) Chapman in Khost, Afghanistan, on Dec. 30,...

Jordan to get JAVELIN

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The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) recently notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale to Jordan of 1808 JAVELIN Anti-Tank Guided...

South African designed vehicles to be made in Jordan

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The Matador and the Marauder, both state-of-the-art armoured vehicles developed by South Africa's Paramount Group, are to be manufactured in Jordan. These are the...

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