King receives US congressional delegation

His Majesty King Abdullah, accompanied by HRH Crown Prince Hussein, receives a US Congressional delegation headed by Senate Foreign Relations Committee member Senator Mike Rounds. (Photo: Royal Court)
AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah received a US congressional delegation at Al-Husseiniya Palace on Sunday, according to a Royal Court statement.اضافة اعلان

The delegation was headed by US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations member Senator Mike Rounds.

The meeting, attended by HRH Crown Prince Hussein, covered bilateral ties and the strategic partnership between Jordan and the US, as well as means of expanding cooperation across all fields.

Discussions at the meeting also covered cooperation on cybersecurity.

King Abdullah expressed Jordan’s appreciation of the support provided by the US in a number of sectors.

The meeting touched on means of finding political solutions to crises in the Middle East.

The US lawmakers lauded Jordan’s pivotal regional role, under His Majesty’s leadership, stressing the US’s keenness to bolster cooperation with the Kingdom and to continue supporting it.

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi, Director of the Office of His Majesty Jafar Hassan, and US Ambassador to Jordan Henry Wooster attended the meeting.

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