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King Abdullah of Jordan receives 2018 Templeton Prize

King Abdullah of Jordan has received the 2018 Templeton Prize at a ceremony in Washington D.C. on Tuesday. His Majesty @KingAbdullahII receives the 2018 Templeton Prize from Foundation President Heather Templeton Dill#TempletonPrize2018 pic.twitter.com/oT0W6cWOPy — RHC (@RHCJO) November 14, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js The King received the award from Heather Templeton Dill…
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Sweden's Crown Princess Couple conclude visit to Jordan

Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden have completed their visit to Jordan as part of their Middle East trip to the Hashemite Kingdom and Lebanon. Their Royal Highnesses were in Amman, Jordan, from 15 through 17 October before moving on to Lebanon today. View this post on Instagram Kronprinsessparet och statsrådet Lena Hallengren inledde sitt…
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King Abdullah II sits down with Theresa May

His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan met with British Prime Minister Theresa May this week. While most thoughts in Great Britain are concerned with the approaching deadline for Brexit, there have also been economic problems in the Gulf area with all the various diplomatic…
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King Abdullah II of Jordan addresses UN General Assembly

King Abdullah II of Jordan spoke to the 73rd United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday in New York City. The King’s speech focused on the challenges facing the world today – including the issue regarding Palestine and Israel and the two-state solution. He also called on countries to pull together to get the peace process between Israel and Palestine “back on track.” The…
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Queen Rania delivers keynote address of the XIN Philanthropy Conference

Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan delivered the keynote address of the XIN Philanthropy Conference on Wednesday, 5 September in Hangzhou, China. In her remarks at the Alibaba Group’s conference, she called for a global response to the education crisis. The Queen also spoke about the importance of charity, stressing that generosity is vital to the survival of humankind.
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