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December 8, 2017

Jordanians Stand United Behind Jerusalem

Jordanians from all walks of life and political spectra took to the streets on Friday to condemn and reject US President Donald Trump's decision to...
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December 8, 2017

Thousands Take To Streets In Protest At Trump’s Decision

AMMAN — Thousands of Jordanians demonstrated on Thursday across the Kingdom denouncing the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of...
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December 7, 2017

Donors pledge US$857 million for refugees in 2018

New York, Dec.6(Petra)-- Donor governments late Tuesday pledged an initial US$857 million to the United Nations High Commissioner...
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December 7, 2017

King receives call from French President

Amman, Dec.6 (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah II on Wednesday received a phone call from the French President Emmanuel Macron, during which they...
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December 7, 2017

Arab foreign ministers to hold emergency meeting in Cairo

Cairo, Dec. 6 (Petra)--Arab foreign ministers will hold an emergency in Cairo on Saturday upon Jordan's request to discuss the US president's...
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December 7, 2017

Crown Prince exchanges views with UAE minister on youth-related issues

AMMAN — HRH Crown Prince Hussein on Tuesday met with UAE minister of state for youth affairs and president of Emirates Youth Council, Shamma Mazrui,...
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December 7, 2017

Queen tours first JRF-IKEA handicrafts collection

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Tuesday visited IKEA Jordan to view the multinational furniture group’s first Jordanian collection, developed in...
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December 7, 2017

Bazaar supports blind, women with disabilities

AMMAN — Reema Mahfouz, a job seeker who failed to obtain a single interview because of her disability on Tuesday participated in a bazaar that aimed...
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December 7, 2017

Jordan, Japan stress strong ties

Amman, Dec. 7 (Petra) -- Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Imad Fakhoury, Wednesday stressed the strong historical...
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December 7, 2017

King holds talks with Palestinian president

Amman, Dec. 7 (Petra)--His Majesty King Abdullah II voiced Jordan's full support to the Palestinians in preserving their historical and legal status...
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