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King To Visit United States Next Week

Amman — His Majesty King Abdullah is scheduled to start a working visit to the United States next week, according to an official source.

During the visit, King Abdullah...

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Jordan's Ambassador To US Checks On Expatriate Community

Ambassador Dina Kawar met with local Jordanian communities in the states of Michigan and Illinois last week. Kawar’s visits come as part of the Embassy’s ongoing outreach efforts that aim to...

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HRH Princess Rym Al-Ali Receives Award During The Annual America Abroad Media Dinner

Washington, D.C.- HRH Princess Rym Al-Ali was an honoree at the America Abroad Media’s 2017 Awards Dinner titled "The Power of Film", which honored leaders whose work exemplifies the power of...

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Speech From The Throne: King Inaugurates 18th Parliament’s Second Ordinary Session

His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday inaugurated the second ordinary session of the 18th Parliament.

In the Speech from the Throne, which marked the opening of the ordinary session, King...

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Ambassador Kawar Meets with Jordanian Community in Detroit

Ambassador Dina Kawar met with members of the Jordanian community in Detroit, Michigan last week during a visit organized by the Embassy in cooperation with the Honorary Consul of Jordan to...

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HRH Prince El Hassan Bin Talal Pens Op-Ed On Anniversary Of Belfour Declaration In Huffington Post.

“A historian can record what went wrong, but – in his feckless and unhelpful way – he’s not necessarily there to tell them how they could have got it right.” (Alistair Horne, A Savage War...

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King, Kazakh President Set To Expand Cooperation

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev on Wednesday held talks in Astana that focused on enhancing relations between the two countries at all levels and the...

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Ambassador Kawar Welcomes Jordanian TechWomen Winners to Embassy

Washington, D.C - Ambassador Dina Kawar welcomed the team of 5 Jordanian women who took home the first prize for the best technological project at TechWomen 17, the biggest gathering for women in...

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Queen Denounces Ethnic Cleansing Of Rohingya Muslims, Calls For Greater International Response

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Monday called on the international community to respond “effectively, quickly and generously” to alleviate the suffering of Myanmar’s Muslim Rohingya minority,...

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King Meets With Utah Governor

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday met with Governor of Utah Gary Herbert and an accompanying delegation, a Royal Court statement said.

During the meeting, joined by HRH Prince...

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