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King Reaffirms Jordan’s Support of Jerusalemites’ Steadfastness against Israeli Violations

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday stressed Jordan's support for Jerusalemites and their steadfastness against any Israeli violations targeting Al Haram Al Sharif/Al Aqsa Mosque.


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We Hope to See Israel’s Commitments Implemented on the Ground — King

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah has voiced "grave concern" about the escalation of Israeli violations that have affected Jerusalem and its sanctuaries and the violence that followed, according...

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Jordan, US Cooperate to Strengthen Counter Nuclear Smuggling Capabilities

Amman (Petra)--U.S. and Jordanian officials met October 25 in Amman to advance bilateral cooperation on preventing, detecting, and responding to nuclear smuggling, a statement by the US embassy in...

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King Meets US Commander Over Military Cooperation

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah met on Wednesday with Commander of the US Central Command Gen. Lloyd Austin to discuss military cooperation and regional updates, according to a Royal Court...

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King Receives US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Amman (Petra)--His Majesty King Abdullah II on October 19, received United States Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford, who is currently visiting Jordan as part of a...

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Planning Minister: Syria Crisis Will Impact us for Next 10 Years

Amman (Petra)--Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Imad Fakhoury, expected the impact of the Syria crisis on Jordan to continue for the next 10 years.

At a meeting with a...

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King, Tunisian President Discuss Ties, Mideast Issues

Amman (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah II and President of Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi, said they are keen to cement cooperation between Jordan and Tunisia in various political, economic,...

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US Senators Voice Support for Jordan Amid Challenges

AMMAN — HRH Prince Feisal, the Regent, on Monday received US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his accompanying delegation.

Talks focused on Jordanian-US relations and the latest...

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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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