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King Meets Secretary Of State, A Number of Key US Lawmakers

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Tuesday met with the US Senate leadership, and the chairs and members of the Senate Committee on Appropriations and the Committee on Armed Services at the...

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King Meets US Vice President, Senior Administration Officials During Visit to US This Week

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah met on Monday with senior US administration officials, with discussions covering means to bolster Jordan’s strategic partnership with the US, as well as current...

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Safadi, Tillerson Discuss Syria 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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Queen Rania Highlights Technology’s Role in Bridging " Hope Gap" at Misk Global Forum

Amman, Nov. 15 (Petra)- Contrasting humanity’s advances in science and technology with a global "scarcity of hope," Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah highlighted the paradox of people starving "...

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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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