Jordan

Queen Rania has Iftar with women from Al Karak

Queen Rania of Jordan has had Iftar with women from Al Karak during Ramadan. The Queen of Jordan travelled to the Al Karak Governate on 5 April to take part in Iftar (meal eaten after sunset by Muslims during Ramadan) and show her support for the women and their contributions to society. Women active in education, social welfare, culture, volunteer work, and charitable efforts joined Her…
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Judge declares Princess Haya was victim of domestic abuse

Jordan’s Princess Haya has won custody of her two children after a London court ruled that her ex-husband, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai, inflicted domestic abuse against her. A senior judge has given Princess Haya the sole responsibility of caring for the two children, aged 14 and 10, after saying Haya was the victim of “exorbitant” domestic abuse.
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A meeting of friends as the King of Jordan is welcomed to Oslo by Norway's Royal Family

King Abdullah II of Jordan is on a two-day long official visit to Norway. The Jordanian monarch arrived in Norway on March 13th 2022 and attended both a military exercise and held meetings with Norway’s Prime Minister. Day two of the visit, March 14th 2022, started with a meeting at the Norwegian Parliament, before the King continued to an audience and lunch with the Norwegian Royal…
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King Abdullah of Jordan starts visit to Norway

The Kingdom of Jordan and the Kingdom of Norway have developed close ties in the recent decades and the two royal families have visited each other many times. King Abdullah of Jordan is now on a visit to Norway which began on March 13th 2022. His Majesty attended…
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King Abdullah and Queen Rania praise Jordan's women in passionate speeches for International Women's Day

During a meeting with several Jordanian women, King Abdullah and Queen Rania have expressed their best wishes for International Women’s Day. Their Majesties presided over a meeting for women from several Jordanian governorates, during which the King highlighted the importance of the role women play in society. King Abdullah underscored the “vital political, economic, and…
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