Tag: King Abdullah

King Abdullah: Annexation talk absence of gov’t harms Israel-Jordan ties

Jordan’s King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein spoke with France24 this week about the West Bank annexation and US President Donald Trump’s “Deal of the Century.” Israeli annexation plans and its absence of a government are harming Jordan’s relations with the Jewish state, King Abdullah told France 24 in an interview published on Monday. Regarding […]

King Abdullah holds summit meeting with Saudi King Salman

His Majesty King Abdullah and Saudi King Salman on Monday held a summit meeting in Amman during which the two leaders discussed bilateral ties and the latest regional developments. Meanwhile, the two countries signed a series of agreements aimed at boosting ties, foremost of which is the memorandum of association for a company that will […]

King of Jordan to visit US

King Abdullah II of Jordan is expected to visit the U.S. on Monday for a formal meeting with lawmakers and government officials, according to the Embassy of Jordan. The director of the Jordan Information Bureau at the Embassy of Jordan in Washington, D.C., Dana Zureikat Daoud, tweeted about the visit on Thursday. Daoud said the king’s […]

Jordan’s King Abdullah II says airstrikes increasing inside Syria and Iraq

Jordan’s King Abdullah II said Monday that airstrikes have increased inside Syria and Iraq following the murder of a Jordanian pilot burned to death earlier this year by Islamic State terrorists.   Abdullah, who was interviewed on “Special Report with Bret Baier,” said he has not ruled out using ground troops inside Iraq.  He also […]

King Abdullah II, Warrior and Interfaith Peacemaker

The Islamic State group has issued a series of ghastly videos showing the beheading of British and American captives. The most recent video, released on February 3rd, was the first one to depict a prisoner being burned alive. While many world leaders have been challenged to respond to the shocking depth of the Islamic State’s […]