Tag: King Abdullah II

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Six Arab foreign ministers meet in Jordan ‘to align policy’

Six Arab foreign ministers have held a “consultative meeting” in Jordan on Thursday in a bid to unify their stances ...

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Merkel pledges $100M loan for troubled Jordan

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Thursday promised a $100 million loan to troubled Jordan, where mass protests over austerity measures forced ...

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Jordan price hikes spark protests, royal reprieve

AMMAN – Jordan’s King Abdullah II ordered the government on Friday to freeze new price hikes on fuel and electricity, ...