Tag: Jordan

Rights group: Jordan’s debt prisons violate human rights law

AMMAN, Jordan — Samer Qraih had a good job working at a bank in Amman, Jordan, and decided to start his own business importing...

UN says no progress in Yemen talks over prisoner swap

CAIRO — Yemen’s warring sides did not achieve progress in their latest round of negotiations over a prisoner swap, the United Nations said on...

Jordan says troops kill 2 drug smugglers near Syria border

AMMAN, Jordan — Jordanian troops clashed with drug smugglers on the border with Syria on Friday, killing two people and seizing a shipment of...