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2 Sept. 2003
His Majesty King Abdullah left Amman on Tuesday on his way to Tehran for a two-day official visit to the Iranian Islamic Republic during which he will hold talks with Iranian president Mohammad Khatimi and the supreme guide of the Islamic revolution Ali Khami'i.
His Majesty King Abdullah II received on Monday at the Royal Court US Congressman Linkulen Tchafi, who is currently visiting Jordan.
His majesty King Abdullah II, met on Monday at the Royal Court Saudi Prince Khalid Al Faisal, President of the Arab Thought Foundation (ATF), who extended an invitation to His Majesty King Abdullah to participate in the second ATF Conference, scheduled to begin in Beirut next December.
His Majesty King Abdullah II said that the active monitoring and legislative role of the parliament members is so important to achieve progress and development that we aspire for in Jordan.
His Majesty King Abdullah II expressed on Monday his concern over the spread of the cycle of violence in the Palestinian Lands over the past few days.
Upon an invitation from Iranian President Muhammad Khatami, His Majesty King Abdullah II is due on 02 September to visit the Islamic Republic of Iran, where he is going to hold talks with President Khatami and senior Iranian officials.
His Majesty King Abdullah II, received on Wednesday Speaker of the Bahraini Parliament Khalifah Ahmed Al-Thahrani, who is currently on a visit to the Kingdom within the frame of cooperation between the parliaments of Jordan and Bahrain in the legislative and parliamentary fields.
His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, visited on Wednesday the First Royal Armored Battalion where he was received by Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Khaled Jamil Sarayrah, commander of the central military zone and a number of army officers.
Director of the UN Development Program (UNDP) Mark Malloch Brown conveyed to His Majesty King Abdullah II thanks and appreciation of the Secretary General of the UN Kofi Anan for Jordan's humanitarian role in providing assistance for those injured in the blast at the UN Headquarter in Baghdad recently.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Tuesday said close cooperation between the government and the Parliament should be maintained to achieve comprehensive development and a better future since the House of Deputies is an essential partner in the development process.