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Abdullah I of Jordan
Abdullah I
Еhe second of three sons of Hussein bin Ali, Sharif and Emir of Mecca and his first wife Abdiyya bint Abdullah (d. 1886)
Ajloun
City of Ajlun from Ajlun Castle
The capital town of the Ajloun Governorate, a hilly town in the north of Jordan, located 76 kilometers (around 47 miles) north west of Amman
Al Karak
Karak is known for its crusader castle, one of the largest castles in the region
A city in Jordan known for its Crusader castle, the Kerak Castle
Al-Salt
The entrance of the city of Salt and its main hill
An ancient agricultural town and administrative centre in west-central Jordan
Ammon (10th century – 332 BC)
The region, around 830 BC[
A Semitic kingdom from the Bronze Age period occupying the east of the Jordan River, between the torrent valleys of Arnon and Jabbok, in present-day Jordan
Aqaba
View of cityscape
A Jordanian coastal city situated at the northeastern tip of the Red Sea
THEMES: cities
Arab Revolt
Soldiers in the Arab Army during the Arab Revolt of 1916-1918, carrying the Arab Flag of the Arab Revolt and pictured in the Arabian Desert
The rise of nationalism under the Ottoman Empire dates from at least 1821
THEMES: Jordan
Azraq Wetland Reserve
Azraq Wetland Reserve
An oasis for migratory birds, Azraq was established in 1978 and covers 12 square kilometres (4.6 sq mi)
Climate
Landscape of Dana Biosphere Reserve, Jordan
The major characteristic of the climate is the contrast between a relatively rainy season from November to April and very dry weather for the rest of the year
THEMES: Jordan
Dana Biosphere Reserve
Landscape of Dana Biosphere Reserve
Jordan's largest nature reserve, located in south-central part of the country
Dibeen Forest Reserve
The entrance to Dibeen Forest Reserve
A nature reserve located in the north-west of Jordan
Economy of Jordan
One Jordanian Dinar
Jordan is classified as an emerging market
THEMES: Jordan
Flag of Jordan
Civil and state flag, civil and state ensign
The flag of Jordan, officially adopted on 18 April 1928, is based on the flag of the Arab Revolt against the Ottoman Empire during World War I
THEMES: Jordan
Foreign relations of Jordan
Foreign Secretary William Hague with Nasser Judeh, Jordanian Foreign Minister in London, 5 September 2013
The foreign relations of Jordan have consistently followed a pro-Western foreign policy and traditionally Jordan has had close relations with the United States and the United Kingdom
Gulf of Aqaba
A resort on the Gulf of Aqaba
A large gulf at the northern tip of the Red Sea, east of the Sinai Peninsula and west of the Arabian mainland
THEMES: Jordan
Hussein bin Ali
Hussein Bin Ali
Hussein bin Ali  was the Sharif and Emir of Mecca from 1908 until 1917, when he proclaimed himself and was internationally recognized as King of the Kingdom of Hejaz
Madaba
City
The capital city of Madaba Governorate in central Jordan, with a population of about 60,000
THEMES: Madaba
Mount Nebo
Mount Nebo seen from the east
An elevated ridge in Jordan, approximately 817 metres (2,680 ft) above sea level, mentioned in the Bible as the place where Moses was granted a view of the Promised Land
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