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Minister Judeh Discusses Mideast with Russian Counterpart

MOSCOW -- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and Expatriate Affairs Nasser Judeh held talks on Thursday with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on the latest developments in the...

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Jordan Celebrates His Majesty King Abdullah II’s 17th Coronation Anniversary

AMMAN — Jordan celebrated the 17th anniversary of His Majesty King Abdullah’s coronation on Thursday.


Since his coronation on June 9, 1999, the King has embarked on comprehensive...

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King Attends Great Arab Revolt Centennial Military Parade, Leads Flag Ceremony

AMMAN -- His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces - Arab Army (JAF), on Thursday, attended a grand military parade in which 1,000 military personnel...

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New Government Sworn In

AMMAN – Prime Minister Hani Mulki and his Cabinet were sworn in Wednesday before His Majesty King Abdullah II.


Besides Mulki, who succeeded outgoing premier Abdullah Ensour, the...

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Minister Judeh Partakes in Paris Peace Meeting

PARIS -- Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriate Affairs, Nasser Judeh, took part in an international ministerial meeting in Paris on Friday, to kick off a French...

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Her Majesty Queen Rania Celebrates Independence Day with Students in Safout

AMMAN – On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Jordan’s Independence Day and the 100th anniversary of the Great Arab Revolt, Her Majesty Queen Rania on Tuesday visited the Safout Secondary...

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‘No Difference Between Citizens, Except by What They Do for Country’ - His Majesty King Abdullah II

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II on Tuesday addressed the nation on the occasion of the 70th Independence Day, calling on Jordanians to cherish a nation “built on unity and a unifying...

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His Majesty King Abdullah II Honours Pioneers on 70th Independence Day

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday attended the official national celebration marking Jordan's 70th Independence Day with Her Majesty Queen Rania and HRH Crown Prince Hussein, a...

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Minister Judeh Takes Part in International Meeting on Libya and Syria

VIENNA -- Minister Nasser Judeh, on Tuesday, participated in an International Syrian Support Group (ISSG) meeting co-chaired by the United States of America and Russia, with the participation of...

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World Has Begun to Adopt Holistic Approach to Terror — His Majesty King Abdullah II

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II has said that Jordan’s international partners in the fight against terrorist groups have started to adopt the comprehensive approach Jordan has been preaching...

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