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His Majesty King Abdullah II Monday received UN General Secretary Assistant and UNDP Regional Director for Arab Countries Rima Khalaf who handed His Majesty a copy of Arab Human Development Report for this year.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Monday left for Moscow in a one day visit to the Russian Federation, where he is expected to hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on bilateral relations and the Middle East latest developments, particularly the efforts aiming at releasing peace negotiations.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Sunday received the visiting Saudi Minister of Justice Abdullah Muhammad Al Sheikh.

The meeting focused on reviewing bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries, where His Majesty stressed as remarkable and solid in all fields.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Sunday received French Foreign Minister Dominique de Villepin, where he affirmed necessity of rapid move to release peace negotiations and end the serious situation in the Palestinian territories.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Thursday returned home following a working visit to Japan, where he discussed with Japanese officials mechanisms of activating economic cooperation between the two countries, particularly in the field of investment and trade exchange, in addition to the Middle East latest developments.
His Majesty King Abdullah II said Jordan's economy was moving in the right direction and "our efforts over the past five years have been devoted to conduct economic and social reforms." This is clearly illustrated through the international financial institutions' assertion that Jordan has accomplished a distinguished economic restructuring, King Abdullah added in interview with the Japanese leading paper "Nihon Keizai Shimbun".
Jordanian-Japanese historical ties have been further strengthened and deepened through a meeting bringing together His Majesty King Abdullah II and Emperor of Japan Akihito and Empress Michiko at the Emperor Palace on Tuesday.
His Majesty King Abdullah II's talks with Japanese officials and representatives of firms Monday focused on mechanism of activating economic cooperation between Jordan and Japan, and urging Japanese firms to invest in Jordan and be informed on the investment opportunities Jordanian economy affords for foreign investors.
His Majesty King Abdullah II Sunday started a three day working visit to Japan, where he is due to discuss with Japanese officials economic relations between the two friendly countries, Japanese aid to Jordan and increasing Japanese investment opportunities in the Kingdom.
His Majesty King Abdullah said that Amman's "political saloons" is the biggest barrier facing Jordan's development because they are working against each other adding that this game must end. The King, however, welcomed the existence of "political saloons" which work positively.