which focused this year on bolstering international cooperation and fortifying various economic sectors, especially in light of the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Jordanians will head to polls despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and calls for the elections to be postponed.
Wooster said the US will further trade integration with neighbours in Iraq and the West Bank, and work with Jordan to secure its borders against criminal and terrorist threats.
The top task is to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic through “striking a balance” between preserving public health and protecting the economic sectors.
The new premier has spent most of his public career as a veteran diplomat and peace negotiator with Israel with a last stint as adviser.
Jordan's King Abdullah on Wednesday appointed veteran diplomat and palace aide Bisher al Khasawneh as the country's new prime minister..
Jordan and Israel signed an aviation agreement on Thursday that will allow airlines from both countries to use each other’s airspace and cross between the two territories.
“The dissolution of the Lower House of Parliament gives us the power to change the date if we feel it is necessary,” Jihad Momani told The Jordan Times.
The monarch dissolved parliament last Sunday at the end of its four-year term in a move that under constitutional rules meant the government must resign within a week.
the government of Omar Razzaz must resign within days and a new prime minister will be named.