The neighbour is getting involved in southern Syria and still angry at soft treatment of Israeli security guard in July embassy incident
Needed: an Israeli strategy for Jordan (Jerusalem Post)
Jordan’s involvement in the developments in southern Syria adds value to the strategic cooperation between the two governments.
Jordan won’t allow Israeli Embassy to reopen until ‘justice served’ to security guard, source says (Haaretz)
The statement made by Jordanian diplomatic source comes after Israel announced that it was appointing a new ambassador to Amman in effort to rebuild relations after an Israeli embassy guard killed two in July
Photo: Guards on patrol after the Embassy shooting in July (Reuters)
Why Israel ignores Iraq (Jerusalem Post)
Israeli decision-makers’ as well as commentators’ lack of interest in the political developments in Iraq, leads them to exaggerate in Iranian influence in Iraq and lose track of alternative trends.