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Kingdom Must Not Be Left Alone with Refugee Burden — French PM

AMMAN – Jordan must not be left alone to carry the burden of hosting refugees, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said Monday, stressing that the limited resources in the Kingdom are not enough to...

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Queen says Hope, Help in Short Supply for Refugees, Host Nations

AMMAN — Hope and help are in short supply when it comes to the refugee crisis and the situation of host countries, Her Majesty Queen Rania said recently, urging the international community to...

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Jordan Discusses Refugee Response Plan with Donors, Stakeholders

AMMAN — In a follow-up on the outcomes of UN General Assembly meetings and the UN Sustainable Development Summit 2015, Planning and International Cooperation Minister Imad Fakhoury held a periodic...

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Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Renews Stands on Jerusalem, Extremism and Libya

AMMAN — Jordan has a direct interest in the establishment of an independent Palestinian state and final-status issues, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh said Friday.

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King Proposes Steps to Counter Extremism as He Addresses World

UNITED NATIONS — His Majesty King Abdullah on Sept. 28 proposed seven steps to promote values of tolerance and coexistence in the face of extremism.

Meanwhile, he said nothing can be more...

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King urges US, International community to take firm position towards Israeli violations against Al Aqsa Mosque

Amman — His Majesty King Abdullah II on Tuesday discussed, during a telephone call with US Vice President Joe Biden regional developments, mainly the situation in Syrian and Iraq.

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Cameron's Visit Highlights UK’s Long Standing Support Towards Jordan

Amman -- The Embassy of the United Kingdom said Prime Minister David Cameron's visit to Jordan aimed to see UK Aid in action and to discuss how best the UK’s long standing support towards Jordan’s...

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UNHCR Calls for United Response to Address Refugee Crisis

Amman -- The United Nations Higher Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) called for a European emergency response that can address the present refugee and migration crisis.

Individual measures...

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Prince Ali to run again for FIFA presidency

AMMAN – HRH Prince Ali has decided to run again for next year's FIFA presidency elections, he announced on Wednesday.

The Prince made his announcement in a speech during a ceremony held at...

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Interior minister, U.S. envoy discuss ties

Amman (Petra)-- Interior Minister, Salamah Hamad, and U.S. ambassador, Alice Wells, Thursday, held talks on matters of mutual interest to both countries and the latest developments in the region...

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