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I’m back: Asia's Prince Ali declares candidacy in race to be the next Fifa president

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan is back in the race to be elected Fifa president having declared his candidacy on Wednesday, four months after losing May’s vote to Sepp Blatter.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan is back in the race to be elected Fifa president having declared his candidacy on Wednesday, four months after losing May’s vote to Sepp Blatter.

I’m back: Asia's Prince Ali declares candidacy in race to be the next Fifa president
Syrian rebels make slow headway in south
Syria cluster bomb attack 'kills 10 children'

A Syrian government air strike on a rebel-held village near Damascus killed 10 children on Sunday as they played outdoors, opposition activists said, and video footage showed residents collecting young bodies torn by shrapnel.

 

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

A Syrian government air strike on a rebel-held village near Damascus killed 10 children on Sunday as they played outdoors, opposition activists said, and video footage showed residents collecting young bodies torn by shrapnel.

 

Syria cluster bomb attack 'kills 10 children'
Radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada challenges Jordanian court authority in terrorism trial
Jordan protesters call for “downfall of the regime”

Thousands of protesters chanted the Arab Spring slogan “the people want the downfall of the regime” in Jordan’s capital on Friday, as demonstrations against rising prices gather force.

16 Nov 2012 - 8:21PM

Thousands of protesters chanted the Arab Spring slogan “the people want the downfall of the regime” in Jordan’s capital on Friday, as demonstrations against rising prices gather force.

Jordan protesters call for “downfall of the regime”
Japan blow qualifying chance as Jordan claim shock win

Japan wasted a second half penalty as they blew the chance to become the first team to qualify for the next year World Cup finals when they were humbled 2-1 by Jordan in a pulsating clash in Amman on Tuesday.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM

Japan wasted a second half penalty as they blew the chance to become the first team to qualify for the next year World Cup finals when they were humbled 2-1 by Jordan in a pulsating clash in Amman on Tuesday.

Japan blow qualifying chance as Jordan claim shock win
Syrian opposition sets conditions for talks with Assad
Assad’s forces capture strategic town in southern Syria