King to meet President Biden in Washington on Friday

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AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah is scheduled to meet with US President Joseph Biden at the White House on Friday, a Royal Court statement said.اضافة اعلان

The meeting will cover the strategic partnership between Jordan and the US, and ways to bolster it across all sectors, as well as the latest regional and international developments.

 The White House meeting is slated to follow a number of meetings for His Majesty with senior administration officials and Congress leadership; as well as members of the Senate Foreign Relations, Appropriations, and Armed Services committees; and members of the Armed Services and Foreign Affairs committees, and the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee at the House of Representatives.

Meanwhile, on Tuesday the White House issued a statement that said that “The President is pleased to welcome His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan and his Royal Highness Crown Prince Hussein to the White House on May 13, 2022. King Abdullah’s visit to Washington, his second of the Biden Administration, will reinforce the close friendship and enduring partnership between the United States and Jordan. Jordan is a critical force for stability in the Middle East and strategic partner and ally of the United States.”

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