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Her Majesty Queen Rania Marks Her 46th Birthday

AMMAN – Her Majesty Queen Rania marked her birthday on Wednesday, culminating another year of tireless dedication alongside His Majesty King Abdullah to advance Jordan’s domestic and international...

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Minister Judeh Meets Cypriot President in Nicosia

AMMAN — Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh on Friday met with Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades in Nicosia and discussed ways to build on the outcomes of Anastasiades'...

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His Majesty King Abdullah II Decorates Officers Who Helped Arrest Suspected Terrorist

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army, on Sunday bestowed the Medal of Bravery and Rescue of the Second Class on Capt. Faisal Adwan and...

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First Arab Female Student Wins NASA Competition

A Jordanian university student has won a NASA competition to become the first Arab female student to win the prestigious award which includes a six month training programme at the US agency.

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Arab Summit Hails Jordan's progress in Atomic Energy

AMMAN -- The Council of the Arab League has acclaimed as "advanced" the Arab strategy implemented for the peaceful uses of atomic energy in Jordan and a number of other Arab countries.

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Eight Athletes to Represent Jordan in Rio Olympics

AMMAN — Eight Jordanian athletes will represent the Kingdom in the Rio Olympics in August in several sports, Brazil’s Ambassador to Jordan Francisco Carlos Soares Luz said on Wednesday.

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His Majesty King Abdullah II Renews Call to Reform Arab League

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II has renewed his call to reform the Arab League and breathe new life into joint Arab action.

 

In a speech at the Nouakchott-hosted 27th session...

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HRH Prince Feisal Ibin Al-Hussein Receives U.S. Congressional Delegation

AMMAN – HRH Prince Feisal, the Regent, on Tuesday met with a U.S. Congress delegation chaired by House Oversight Committee Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), a Royal Court statement said. The...

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Jordan Takes Part in Anti-Daesh Meeting in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Jordan has taken part in an anti-Daesh meeting in Washington, D.C., which was held with the participation of 40 countries, the EU, UN, NATO and the Interpol.

 

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Jordan Remembers King Abdullah I

AMMAN — Jordan on Wednesday marked the 65th anniversary of the death of His Majesty King Abdullah I (1882-1951), the founder of the Kingdom, who was assassinated as he was entering Al Aqsa Mosque...

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