Britain tells Iran it will not let matter of detained aid worker rest

LONDON (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday he had had a very frank discussion with his Iranian counterpart about detained British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and that he would not let the matter rest. "I had a very, very frank discussion with the Iranian foreign minister ...

Jordan will receive $2.5 billion in aid from Gulf neighbors

(AFP and Reuters) JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates agreed on Monday to provide an economic aid package worth $2.5 billion for Jordan, which is facing an economic crisis following anti-austerity protests. The package, announced at a summit of the four nations in the holy city of Makkah, will include