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Safadi, Tillerson Discuss Region Over Phone

AMMAN — Foreign Affairs Minister Ayman Safadi on Sunday discussed over the phone regional developments with US Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported. 


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Peace not merely cessation of war — Princess Sumaya

AMMAN — Under the patronage of HRH Prince Hassan, the WANA Institute and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) launched their new book “From Politics to Policy: Building Resilience in West Asia and...

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His Majesty King Abdullah II Meets Former Information Ministers, Media Figures

AMMAN -- His Majesty King Abdullah II, Wednesday, said his recent visit to the U.S. focused on the Palestinian issue, the outcome of the recent Arab summit, the Syrian crisis, the situation in...

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Ministers of Planning and International Cooperation, Finance Join World Bank, IMF Spring Meetings

WASHINGTON – Minister Planning and International Cooperation, Imad Fakhoury and Minister of Finance, Omar Malhas are taking part in the 2017 Spring Meetings of the World Bank (WB) and...

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Jordan Voices Appreciation for US Support, Including Military Support

AMMAN — Jordan on Tuesday voiced appreciation for US support, including military, which it said helps maintain stable borders, an official said Tuesday, as US lawmakers were pressing the...

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His Majesty King Abdullah II issues discussion paper on education in Amman

His Majesty King Abdullah on Saturday called for working comprehensively to address the urgent challenges facing the education sector to arrive at a modern education system that is “pivotal to...

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Foreign Minister Takes Part in Meeting on Syria in Italy

LUCCA, ITALY -- Foreign Minister, Ayman Safadi, Tuesday, took part in a meeting on Syria hosted by Italy on the sidelines of the Group of Seven industrialized nations meetings.

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Foreign Minister Acquaints Abbas with Outcome of King’s US Visit

AMMAN — Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi on Sunday acquainted Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas with the outcome of His Majesty King Abdullah's meeting with US President Donald Trump, which focused...

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Regent Meets US Congressional Delegation in Amman

AMMAN – His Royal Highness Prince Faisal Bin Al Hussein, the Regent, on Thursday received a delegation representing the United States House Committee on Appropriations, led by MP Harold Rogers....

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Queen Rania, U.S First Lady Visit Girls-Only Charter School in Washington

WASHINGTON -- Within His Majesty King Abdullah II's working visit to the United States, Her Majesty Queen Rania along with US first lady Melania Trump visited yesterday Excel Academy Public...

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