King launches personal Twitter account

26 March 2017

His Majesty King Abdullah on Sunday launched a personal Twitter account.

"This is Abdullah bin AlHussein, a father and a proud Jordanian. Pleased to be with you on Twitter,” King Abdullah tweeted under the handle @KingAbdullahII.

Social media platforms have grown in importance over the past few years, garnering a growing number of users and followers, especially young people.

The account can be reached via the link (