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Queen Rania Highlights Impact of Syrian Refugee Crisis on Jordan’s Education Sector

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Tuesday met with Queen Mathilde of Belgium and other officials in Brussels to discuss mobilising international support for Jordan’s education sector.


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King: I Draw My Strength from My People

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday expressed pride in meeting with the people of Zarqa Governorate, recalling his memories of his earlier days when he joined the army and expressing...

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Ministry of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs Summons Iran's Ambassador

AMMAN — Jordan on Wednesday summoned Iranian ambassador in Amman to officially inform Tehran of the Kingdom's denunciation of Iran’s interference in the affairs of Arab countries, especially Saudi...

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King Inaugurates Tafila Wind Farm Project

Tafila (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah II on Thursday inaugurated a wind power project in the southern Tafila governorate, that is the first of its kind in the Kingdom and the region. The...

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Minister Judeh Conveys Message from His Majesty to Japanese Prime Minister

Tokyo (Petra)--Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and Expatriate Affairs Nasser Judeh conveyed a written message from His Majesty King Abdullah II to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...

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King: "We Speak Many Languages, but Shared Values Give Us a Common Voice: for Tolerance, for Peace, and for Mutual Respect"

His Majesty Addresses Mediterranean Dialogues Conference in Rome

Rome (Petra)--His Majesty King Abdullah II said that For centuries, the people of the Middle East...

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King Denounces California Terror Attack

Amman – His Majesty King Abdullah on Monday strongly denounced the terrorist attack in San Bernardino, California, which left several innocents dead and others injured

In a cable to...

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In Response to Crown Prince Call, UNSC Endorses Jordanian Resolution on Youth, Peace, Security

New York (Petra) - In response to HRH Crown Prince Al-Hussein bin Abdullah II, call for engaging young people and enhance their contributions to building sustainable peace, the United Nations...

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Queen Rania Visits Basmet Al-Khair Charitable Society for Women in Allan Village

Amman (Petra) -- During a visit to Allan Village and Zai District in Al Balqa Governorate today, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah visited the Basmet Al-Khair Charitable Society for Women and...

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Refugee Crisis a Grave Issue of National Resilience — Fakhoury

AMMAN — The crisis brought on by the Syrian conflict is not a refugee issue alone; it is also a grave issue of national resilience, especially for the neighbouring countries that absorbed Syrian...

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