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Israel Allows Jordanian Workers to Cross Border for Hotel Jobs

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A hotel in Eilat. Israel has been allowing Jordanians to cross the border to its Red Sea resort to work  jobs at hotels. Photo: PikiWiki, Israel's free image collection project.

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This is what a little peace looks like in the Middle East. A room cleaner named Ahmad. A dishwasher named Mohammad. And a man with a vacuum in the lobby of an Israeli beach hotel.

Israel and Jordan signed their peace treaty in 1994 — that is a generation ago — but it has often been a cold peace, without real people moving back and forth, without workers, wages or bosses.

Read full story at The Washington Post.

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