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King of Jordan helps put out fire near Royal Palace

His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan is not known to just sit on the sidelines, and he recently helped to put out a fire near the Jordanian capital of Amman and the Royal Palace. He assisted the Jordanian Army and civil defence teams in extinguishing the blaze. On Sunday, a video began being circulated by Arab social media activists of His Majesty, who has a military background, helping put out…
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One million Instagram followers for Jordan’s Crown Prince Hussein

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Hussein of Jordan has acquired over one million Instagram followers to his official account. The 22-year-old royal created his account in January 2014 to showcase causes close to his heart. He also posts private photos from his time with family. Just last week he posted a black and white image of him greeting his father at Sandhurst when King Abdullah and Queen…
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Princess Haya makes speech at healthcare conference for second year running

Princess Haya, the wife of prime minister and vice president of the United Arab Emirates – Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, attended the Leaders in Healthcare conference earlier this week in Dubai. What is the Leaders in Healthcare conference? The conference is one of the most reputable healthcare conferences in the Middle East. The conference attracts healthcare experts and leaders…
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King Abdullah of Jordan to start visit to US tomorrow

His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan will begin a visit to the United States tomorrow, 30 January. He will be the first Arab leader to meet the new Trump administration. It is unknown if he will meet the President while he is in the country. The Jordanian embassy said on…
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Queen Rania presented with Golden Heart Award

The Golden Heart Awards, founded and run by the Heart for Children in 1978, are a way in which people who have been particularly active and effective in advocating for homeless, dispossessed and disenfranchised children across the globe can be suitably honoured for their efforts. Based in Berlin, the 16th such gala chose to honour Her Majesty the Queen of Jordan for her efforts to support…
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