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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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Jordanian royals welcome King Harald and Queen Sonja for their 50th state visit

King Harald and Queen Sonja started their three-day-long state visit to Jordan on Monday. The Norwegian royals have been in Jordan since Wednesday last week on a private holiday. On Sunday evening, they were warmly welcomed at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Amman, Jordan. The day started with an official welcome ceremony where King Harald and Queen Sonja were officially welcomed to Jordan by…
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Farah, Last Empress of Iran

Early Life Born on 14 October 1938, Empress Farah Pahlavi was the only child of Sohrab Diba and Farideh Diba Ghotbi in Tehran. Less than ten years later, in 1947, she would lose her father at an early age; as Farah was very close to her father, his death deeply…
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Crown Prince of Jordan delivers keynote address at TechWadi forum in Silicon Valley

Crown Prince Hussein of Jordan delivered the keynote address at the TechWadi Annual Forum 2020 in Silicon Valley last Thursday. The Crown Prince, who graduated from university in Washington D.C., addressed 400 representatives of international ICT companies, stressing that the industry has the most impact on society. He also called on people to be put at the heart of technological…
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