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  • Report: Netanyahu, Abdullah meet to discuss peace process

    March 3, 2013 | 8:15 am

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Jordan's King Abdullah II met in Jordan to discuss the Middle East peace process.

    The meeting took place last week, the French news agency AFP reported on Saturday, citing an anonymous diplomatic source. The source told AFP that the...

  • AJC leaders meet with Jordan’s King Abdullah

    January 28, 2013 | 4:43 pm

    Leaders of the American Jewish Committee in a meeting with Jordan's King Abdullah II in Amman discussed political and strategic developments in the Middle East.

    The AJC Board of Governors delegation headed by AJC President Robert Elman met separately over the weekend with the...

  • Ban Ki-moon urges ‘maximum restraint’ after Israel-Hamas ceasefire

    November 21, 2012 | 11:48 am

    U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged Israel and Hamas to stick to pledges under a cease-fire deal which came into effect on Wednesday to end the eight-day conflict around the Gaza Strip.

    "We urge the parties who agreed to the ceasefire to keep their promises. There may be challenges implementing this agreement," Ban told reporters after talks with King Abdullah at the monarch's residence in the Jordanian capital.

    Ban urged the two sides to exercise "maximum restraint."

  • Abdullah: Jordan ‘last man standing’ for Israel

    October 27, 2011 | 2:16 pm

    Jordan’s King Abdullah II said he would stand by his country’s peace treaty with Israel, although he expressed doubts about the Egypt-Israel peace.

    “You have seen what has happened in Egypt [and] Turkey,” Abdullah told The Washington Post in an interview this week, referring to...

  • Jordan to Netanyahu: Commitment to peace is not enough, take practical action

    January 6, 2011 | 9:06 am

    The ongoing impasse in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process is jeopardizing the security of the Middle East, Jordanian King Abdullah II told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu late Wednesday.

    In a phone conversation initiated by Netanyahu, the monarch urged the Israeli leader to...

  • Abdullah: Israel undermining Jordan efforts on nukes

    June 15, 2010 | 2:14 pm

    Israel has been pressuring other countries not to sell nuclear technology to Jordan, King Abdullah told The Wall Street Journal.

    In the interview published Tuesday, Abdullah charged that Israel has been pressuring countries such as South Korea and France, calling the actions...