Trans-Jordan


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Trans-Jordan

n
(Placename) the former name (1922–49) of Jordan1
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"Palestine" dates from the League of Nations Mandate (1923) that granted England governing power over the land, including Trans-Jordan that was previously controlled by the defeated Ottoman Empire.
Lawrence (better known as Lawrence of Arabia), for a national Arab homeland in 'Greater Syria' that comprised Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine and Trans-Jordan, in exchange for supporting the British against the Ottoman Empire.
Most of the Jewish community was horrified at the deed, and the Jewish Agency sent a telegram of apology to King Abdullah of Trans-Jordan. But the terrorists, far from being ashamed of their act, were proud of this massacre, publicized it widely, and invited all the foreign correspondents present in the country to view the heaped corpses and the general havoc at Deir Yassin.
14:33-57) only took effect once the Israelites conquered the land of Israel proper, not when they had conquered "the land of Ammon and Moab" in Trans-Jordan. In his commentary to Torat Kohanim, Raabad asks when the Israelites conquered Ammonite land in Trans-Jordan, the only land they conquered there (besides Og's) was Moabite (which had previously been conquered by Sihon), not Ammonite.
The Northern Utah Environmental Resource Agency (nuera) Is An Interlocal Entity Jointly Created By (a) Weber County ( weber ), (b) The City Of Logan ( logan ), (c) Wasatch Integrated Waste Management District ( wasatch ), (d) North Pointe Solid Waste Special Service District ( north Pointe ), (e) Trans-jordan Cities, ( trans-jordan ), And (f) South Utah Valley Solid Waste District ( south Valley ).
"A shocking example was their behaviour in the ArabvillageofDeir Yassin...Most of the Jewish community was horrified at the deed, and the Jewish Agency sent a telegram of apology to King Abdullah of Trans-Jordan. But the terrorists, far from being ashamed of their act, were proud of this massacre, publicised it widely, and invited all the foreign correspondents present in the country to view the heaped corpses and the general havoc at Deir Yassin.
Thus the British created Iraq and Trans-Jordan as consolation prizes for two Hashemite princes who had fought with Colonel T.E Lawrence in the Arab revolt in the Hijaz.
For example, Chomsky quoted the first Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion as saying the following: "The acceptance of partition (by Israel) doesn't commit us to renounce Trans-Jordan; one doesn't demand from anybody to give up his vision.
Shortly, Iraq, Aden/ Yemen, and eventually Trans-Jordan were so controlled.
The Trans-Jordan Landfill in South Jordan captures methane gas and uses it as fuel to generate electricity.
Still, the transition was not smooth, as London ignored the Iraqi people's will and, soon after the newly founded League of Nations awarded Britain the mandates over Trans-Jordan, Palestine and Iraq, decided to re-draw the map.
The British got the Hashemites also to rule over Trans-Jordan and tried but failed to have a Hashemite king for Syria.