Media & Communication Directorate
Royal Hashemite Court (Jordan)
King receives phone call from US Secretary of State
Amman, 16 November 2012
His Majesty King Abdullah on Friday received a phone call from US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during which they discussed the latest developments in Gaza.
King Abdullah expressed deep concern over the serious repercussions of the Israeli aggression on Gaza and its impact on the region’s security and stability.
The King stressed the need for regional and international efforts to face the dangers of Israel’s military escalation and spare the Palestinian people in the coastal enclave more suffering.
Clinton expressed her appreciation for His Majesty‘s continuous efforts to support peace and achieve stability in the region.
They agreed on further coordination and consultation on regional developments, particularly the events in Gaza.