West Bank

Jordan's foreign minister says Netanyahu's annexation plan is a "dangerous escalation"

Jordan's foreign minister gives his reaction to Netanyahu's Jordan Valley annexation plan
Arab nations have condemned a plan by Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu to annex a third of the occupied West Bank. Jordan's foreign minister, Ayman Safadi, told Newshour that the plan sends a signal that the two state solution is dead. 

(Photo: Mr Netanyahu announced his plan, ahead of an election, on television on Tuesday. Credit: AFP)
Israeli PM Netanyahu whisked away amid sirens
Israel's PM is taken to a shelter as sirens warning of rocket fire interrupt an election rally.