Jordan

Queen Rania and Princess Iman visit Umm Qais

As the world slowly reopens after the COVID-19 outbreak, the royals are getting back to undertaking more public duties. On Monday, Queen Rania and her daughter, Princess Iman visited Umm Qais in the Irbid Governorate to learn about their sustainable tourism efforts. The Queen drove herself and her daughter to the village which sits north of Jordan’s capital of Amman. On her Instagram…
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Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed donates 60 tonnes of personal protective equipment for the UK

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has purchased 60 tonnes of personal protective equipment (PPE) for the United Kingdom’s National Healthcare Service. The 70-year-old ruler of Dubai donated the much-needed PPE for use in the NHS. The first of several planes containing the cargo landed at Heathrow Airport on Thursday afternoon, with more planes expected. The equipment, which…
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Crown Prince Hussein delivers in-kind aid in Irbid

Jordan’s Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah II joined the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army on Monday to help distribute in-kind aid in Irbid – the second largest metropolitan population area in Jordan after the capital in Amman. The packages consisted of in-kind assistance and food supply packages. These packages are being distributed in a number of municipalities and local…
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UK court says Sheikh Mohammed threatened Princess Haya and kidnapped daughters

Britain’s High Court confirmed that Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, abducted two of his daughters and threatened Princess Haya. The Sheikh had been fighting to keep the judgment secret, but his appeals were denied as the case is of public interest. The Ruler of Dubai was found not to have “been open and honest with the…
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