Blog: Picks

Misunderstanding of Region, Islam Mars Global Anti-Terror Fight — King Abdullah on CBS' 60 Minutes

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah has said that “misunderstanding” of Islam and the region among Western allies and communities has impeded progress in the anti-terror war and global cooperation...

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His Majesty King Abdullah II Delivers Jordan's Speech at UN General Assembly's 71st Session

His Majesty King Abdullah II, on Tuesday, delivered Jordan's speech at the 71st session United Nations General Assembly.


In the Name of God, the Most Merciful, the Most...

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Minister Judeh Stresses Jordan's Commitment to Protecting Cultural Heritage

AMMAN -- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and Expatriate Affairs Nasser Judeh, stressed Jordan's commitment to continue efforts to preserve cultural heritage at all levels in...

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The Real Treasure is in the Minds of Our Children – Her Majesty Queen Rania

Following is the official translation of Her Majesty Queen Rania’s speech at the launch of the National Strategy for Human Resources Development in Amman on Monday:


In the Name of...

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Values of Tolerance, Peace Bring Jordanian Family Together — His Majesty King Abdullah II

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday highlighted Jordan as a role model in harmonious living and coexistence, according to a Royal Court statement.


Speaking at a meeting...

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Ambassador Kawar Begins Tour of Duty, Pays Courtesy Visits

Jordan’s newly appointed Ambassador to the United States, Ambassador Dina Kawar, accompanied by embassy diplomats, paid courtesy visits to U.S. officials this week. Among those she visited were...

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Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania Honour Rio Team, Top Achievers

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II on Tuesday expressed pride in the Jordanian team that participated in the Rio Olympic Games 2016, in which the Kingdom won a gold medal, according to a Royal...

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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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