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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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Five Jordanian Women Win Best Tech Award At US Convention

AMMAN — Five Jordanian women participating in the TechWomen 17, the biggest gathering for women in technology in the world, held in the US, have won the first prize for the best technological...

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Jordanian Expats In US Urged To Register With Embassy

AMMAN — The Jordanian embassy in Washington called on the Jordanian community members throughout the US to register on its website for the purpose of developing communication mechanisms with the...

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Jordan aims to expand partnership with Australia

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday held talks with the Australian Governor General Peter Cosgrove and an accompanying delegation, during which he stressed the Kingdom’s keenness to...

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Prince Feisal, US Congressional Aides Review Ties, Region

AMMAN — Deputising for His Majesty King Abdullah, HRH Prince Faisal on Tuesday received a delegation of US congressional aides, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

The meeting, held at...

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Queen Chairs Annual Jordan River Foundation Board Meeting

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Monday chaired the Jordan River Foundation (JRF) annual board meeting to discuss the foundation’s recent achievements and its strategy for the coming year,...

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King Discusses Defense Ties, Region With US Senators

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday met in Amman with US Senators James Inhofe and Michael Enzi and an accompanying delegation, according to a Royal Court statement. 

They discussed...

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