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Jordan Secures 60% of Required Funds Under 2016 Refugee Response Plan

AMMAN — Jordan has secured 60 per cent of the funding required under the 2016 Jordan Response Plan (JRP) to the Syrian crisis, double what was obtained in each of the previous three years,...

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US Ready to Support Jordan in Conducting Local Council Polls

AMMAN -- State Minister for Prime Ministry Affairs Mamdouh on Wednesday, discussed with US Ambassador to Jordan Alice Wells, a number of issues of common interest.


Abbadi said that...

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Jordan, UK Discuss Following Up Outcomes of London and Helsinki's Conferences

AMMAN -- Minister of Planning and International Cooperation, Imad Fakhoury, Monday discussed with United Kingdom's Secretary of State for International Development Priti Patel, bilateral relations...

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PM, British Official Discuss Syrian Refugees, Economy

AMMAN -- Prime Minister Hani al-Mulki Sunday thanked the United Kingdom for its cooperation and support for Jordan to face economic challenges in light of the pressure arising from the Syrian...

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King Meets with Leaders, Members of Congress Committees... 1st lead

In an interview with the Jordan News Agency, Petra, Chairman of the US House’s Foreign Affairs Committee, Ed Royce (R-California), said the King’s vision on various issues is of great significance...

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His Majesty King Abdullah II Meets U.S. ministers of Defense, Homeland Security

WASHINGTON -- His Majesty King Abdullah II, on Monday, held separate meetings in Washington, DC, with U.S. Secretary of Defense, James Mattis, and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, John Kelly,...

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Jordan's Envoy Delivers Speech on His Majesty's Behalf at UN Dialogue

NEW YORK -- Deputizing for His Majesty King Abdullah II, Jordan's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Sima Bahouth, on Tuesday, participated in a high-level dialogue entitled:"Building...

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Jordan Participates in GCC Chief of Staffs Meeting

AMMAN -- Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Lt. General Mahmoud Freihat, participated in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries’ Chiefs of Staff Meeting, started on saturday in the UAE,...

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Jordan Takes Part in Paris Peace Conference

PARIS -- Jordan on Sunday took part in an international peace conference held in Paris with the participation of 70 countries and 5 global organizations, including the United Nations, the Arab...

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Owner of Jordan's Fish & Chicken Honors Lives of Two Jordanian Employees Gunned Down on the Job

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Two men murdered during a recent robbery at an east side restaurant are remembered with a free food giveaway.


The owner of Jordan’s Fish and Chicken handed out...

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