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Jordan 7th Most Peaceful in MENA Region

AMMAN — The Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) on Thursday released its eleventh edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI), ranking Jordan 95th out of 163 countries.

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Crown Prince Soars in Jordan’s Skies with Red Bull Air Force

AMMAN — HRH Crown Prince Hussein on Monday piloted a helicopter that carried members of the Red Bull Air Force team above the Dead Sea area, as they prepared to undertake a one-of-a-kind jump in...

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US Urges World to Extend Further Support to Jordan

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah and US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley on Monday reviewed the Jordanian-US cooperation and strategic partnership relations, as well as the latest regional...

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Safadi Discusses Ties, Region with US, Russia Counterparts

AMMAN — Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi on Friday discussed bilateral relations and regional developments over the phone with his US counterpart Rex Tillerson, the Jordan News Agency, Petra,...

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Jordan, Egypt Coordinate Stands on Regional Issues

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday held talks with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi in Cairo, which focused on ways to boost bilateral relations and regional developments,...

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Crown Prince Foundation Sends 4 More Jordanian Students to NASA

AMMAN — The Crown Prince Foundation (CPF) on Saturday announced the admission of four new students at NASA’s Ames Research Centre in the US for training, raising the total number of Jordanian...

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His Majesty King Abdullah II Invited to Arab, Islamic-US Summit in Riyadh

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Tuesday received a written letter from Saudi King Salman Bin Abdulaziz inviting him to attend the upcoming Arab, Islamic-US summit in Riyadh.


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Ninth Annual Warrior Competition Concludes

AMMAN -- The Ninth Annual Warrior Competition, which kicked off on April 30, concluded at the King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Centre (KASOTC) on Thursday.

A total of 31 teams...

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King Presents 5th World Interfaith Harmony Award

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday presented the “King Abdullah II of Jordan Prize for World Interfaith Harmony Week 2017”, according to a Royal Court statement.

Given in...

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Safadi, Tillerson Discuss Region 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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