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Turkey To Host OIC Summit On Jerusalem Next Week

AMMAN — As Jordan making contacts to summon an emergency Arab League Council meeting, Turkey will next week host an Islamic gathering to respond to the decision by the US to recognise Jerusalem as...

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Jordan’s Lt. Gen. Freihat Meets With US Military Officials In Jordan

Amman, Nov. 29 (Petra)- Chairman of the Joint Chiefs-of-Staff Lit. Gen. Mahmoud Freihat on Wednesday met visiting Deputy Principal Cyber Advisor to the US Secretary of Defense, Major. Gen. Burke E...

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Minister Momani Outlines Jordan’s Media Approach To Extremism

RIYADH-- Minister of State for Media Affairs, Mohammad Momani, Sunday said the media plays a key role in fighting terrorism, stressing at the same time the need to raise awareness against the...

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Jordan, US Extend Science Technology Cooperation Agreement

AMMAN — Jordan and the US on Saturday signed a protocol to extend and amend the cooperation agreement in the fields of science and technology, on the side lines of the World Science Forum held...

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World’s Largest Solar Plant Built In A Refugee Camp Launched In Zaatari

ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP — After six months of construction that saw the sprawling of some 40,000 solar panels over “the size of 33 football fields” in southern Mafraq, the world’s largest solar power...

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Amman To Host Anti-Daesh Coalition Meeting

AMMAN — The Kingdom is scheduled in mid-November to host a meeting of political managers of the small group of the Global Coalition to Counter Daesh, an official said on Thursday.



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Minister Safadi Receives U.S. Christian Leaders Delegation

AMMAN -- Minister of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs, Ayman Safadi Monday received a delegation of influential Christian leaders in the United States, including members of the U.S. president,...

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UNDP, Stakeholders Discuss Sustainable Development Goals

WADI MUSA — Representatives of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Jordan gathered on Thursday in Wadi Musa with  members of the government, host communities and local media, in...

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Gendarmerie Director, US Charge d'Affaires Discuss Security Cooperation

Amman, Oct. 24 (Petra)-- Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah made a surprise visit to Northern Rabahiya Coeducational Secondary School in Amman on Tuesday, where she chattered with the school’s...

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UN Affirms Commitment To Supporting Jordan's Development Goals

Amman, Oct. 25 (Petra)--UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Jordan Anders Pedersen affirmed the UN's commitment to supporting Jordan's development goals.
During a press conference in...

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