Writings by Topic: Jordan

Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Will Activists Apply the Palestine Strategy to Kashmir or Khalistan? FirstpostMay 29, 2024
Gaza Is Not the Real Crisis in the Middle East – Jordan Will Be Middle East Forum ObserverMarch 4, 2024
Kata'ib Hezbollah Announces Suspension of Operations Against the U.S. SubstackJanuary 30, 2024
October 7 and the War for the Middle East The Jerusalem PostOctober 14, 2023
Is Israel Willing to Strike Iranian Effort to Destabilize the North? The Jerusalem PostAugust 12, 2023
Why Israel Should Annex the Jordan Valley Now The Jerusalem PostJune 29, 2023
Syria and Captagon: An Assessment Middle East ForumMay 25, 2023
Israel Must Refuse Jordan's Request to Build on the Temple Mount Arutz ShevaJanuary 31, 2023
The Fight Over Jerusalem's Temple Mount Fox NewsJanuary 4, 2023
Jordanian King Abdullah Warns of Escalation and Conflict Over Jerusalem The Jerusalem PostDecember 29, 2022
Will a Spark in Jordan Ignite the Kingdom? The Jerusalem PostDecember 18, 2022
Israel's Partial Victory CommentaryDecember 2022
Israel's Layered Air Defenses Transform the Middle East The Jerusalem PostAugust 3, 2022
Can Israel and the UAE Help Contain China and Russia? The Wall Street JournalJuly 29, 2022
Biden Builds on the Abraham Accords The Jerusalem PostJune 30, 2022
Riyadh and Ankara: Will Reconciliation Change the Region? The Jerusalem PostJune 23, 2022
Can Syria Handle the New 'Octopus' Doctrine? The Jerusalem PostJune 13, 2022
Red Sea Security on Egypt's Agenda in Meetings with Yemen The Jerusalem PostJune 11, 2022
Hamas Operatives Granted Turkish Citizenship, Assumed Turkish Names to Avoid Global Scrutiny Nordic MonitorJune 6, 2022
UAE $10 Billion Investment in Jordan and Egypt Is a Game-Changer The Jerusalem PostMay 29, 2022
Much Has Changed in the Middle East Since Biden's Last Visit The Jerusalem PostMay 11, 2022
Assad's Devil's Bargain on Display with Iran Meetings The Jerusalem PostMay 9, 2022
Has Jordan Successfully Managed the Royal Crisis? The Jerusalem PostApril 6, 2021
Jerusalem, Jordan, and the Jews Israel HayomJune 22, 2020
Putin Has Painted Russia Into a Syrian Corner Bloomberg OpinionFebruary 11, 2020
Jordan Will Not Impede the US Peace Plan Israel HayomJanuary 27, 2020
Riding the Tides: Jordan Sits at a Crossroads of Middle Eastern Dilemmas The Jerusalem PostApril 20, 2019
Jordan's Crucible The Jerusalem PostApril 4, 2019
Is Israel's Position in Region as Secure as It Looks? Jerusalem PostOctober 22, 2018
Six Sides to the Southern Syria Crisis Jerusalem PostMay 29, 2018
Turkey's Barks and Bites The Gatestone InstituteApril 11, 2017
Jordan at the Precipice The Washington TimesMarch 8, 2017
Solving the "Palestinian Problem" [with the No-State Solution] Jerusalem PostJanuary 7, 2009
Separate But Equal FrontPageMagazine.comApril 17, 2007
Palestinians Taste a Dose of Their Own Medicine New York SunNovember 15, 2005
Articles in Middle East Quarterly
Title Publication Date
Does Jordan Want the West Bank? Middle East QuarterlyFall 2020
How Jordan Can Cope Middle East QuarterlySummer 2019
This Time, the Loser Writes History Middle East QuarterlySummer 2017
Is Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood Still the Loyal Opposition? Middle East QuarterlySpring 2017
Jordan Is Palestinian Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2012
Palestine or Peace? A 1960 Jordanian Peace Initiative Middle East QuarterlySummer 2006
Re-energizing a West Bank-Jordan Alliance Middle East QuarterlySpring 2006
King Abdullah II: "Iraq is the Battleground - the West against Iran" Middle East QuarterlySpring 2005
Prince El-Hassan bin Talal: "Jordanian Christians are Fully Integrated" Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2001
Thirty Years of Clandestine Meetings Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1995
The Jordan-Israel Peace Treaty Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1995
Title Publication Date
The Middle East Riddle: A Study of the Middle East Peace Process and Israeli-Arab Relations in Changing Times Middle East QuarterlyFall 2022
Jordan and America: An Enduring Friendship Middle East QuarterlySpring 2022
Competitive Archaeology in Jordan: Narrating Identity from the Ottomans to the Hashemites. Middle East QuarterlySummer 2016
Lion of Jordan: The Life of King Hussein in War and Peace Middle East QuarterlySpring 2010
King Hussein of Jordan: A Political Life Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2010
Palestine and Transjordan: Geographical Handbook Middle East QuarterlySummer 2008
The Development of Trans-Jordan, 1929-1939: A History of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Middle East QuarterlySummer 2008
Cooperating Rivals: The Riparian Politics of the Jordan River Basin Middle East QuarterlySummer 2008
Water Resources in Jordan: Evolving Policies for Development, the Environment, and Conflict Resolution Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
Good Neighbourly Relations: Jordan, Israel, and the 1994-2004 Peace Process Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
King Hussein and the Evolution of Jordan's Perception of a Political Settlement with Israel, 1967-1988 Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Jordan since 1989: A Study in Political Economy Middle East QuarterlySpring 2006
Israeli-Jordanian Dialogue, 1948-1953: Cooperation, Conspiracy, or Collusion? Middle East QuarterlySpring 2006
Jordan in Transition: From Hussein to Abdullah Middle East QuarterlySpring 2004
The Jordanian-Israeli War 1948-1951: A History of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
Colonial Effects: The Making of National Identity in Jordan Middle East QuarterlySummer 2003
The Rise and Fall of the Hashimite Kingdom of Arabia Middle East QuarterlySummer 2002
Jewish-Transjordanian Relations 1921-1948 Middle East QuarterlySeptember 1998
From Abdullah to Hussein: Jordan in Transition Middle East QuarterlySeptember 1994
Audio, Video and Transcripts
Title Publication Date
Jordan at the Edge MEF WireSeptember 12, 2017
MEF in the Media
Title Publication Date
Iran, Proxies 'Trying to Boost Influence in Jordan' JNSMarch 10, 2024
The Genesis of the Trump Plan Lies in the Israeli Left | An Interview with Efraim Inbar Fathom JournalFebruary 2020
Title Publication Date
Jonathan Schanzer: The Abraham Accords and Jordan's Unsustainable Position Middle East Forum WebinarJanuary 13, 2023
Tom Nisani: Reclaiming Israeli Sovereignty over the Temple Mount Middle East Forum WebinarJuly 18, 2022
Yifa Segal: Why the Temple Mount Is a Flashpoint for Palestinian Violence Middle East Forum WebinarMay 2, 2022
Meir Deutsch on Advancing Israel Victory on the Ground and in the Courts Middle East Forum WebinarJanuary 3, 2022
David Schenker: Jordan Remains a "Great Asset of Stability" in the Middle East Middle East Forum WebinarJune 20, 2021
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Backgrounder: The Six-Day War June 20, 2017