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Jordanian King Abdullah departs after completion of two-day visit

ISLAMABAD: Jordanian King Abdullah on Friday returned to home after completion¬†of his two-day official visit of Pakistan. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi saw off the visiting dignitary at Noor Khan airbase. Before his departure, King Abdullah inspected a spectacular flypast of JF-17 Thunder air-crafts of Pakistan Air Force over the airbase. Earlier in the day, King Abdullah met President Mamnoon Hussain in the federal capital Islamabad. The two leaders in the meeting agreed to deepen the cooperation between the two…

Jordanian king offers support to Palestinian leader in rare visit

JERUSALEM: Jordan's King Abdullah II offered support to Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas during a rare visit Monday to the occupied West Bank following tensions with Israel over a flashpoint Jerusalem holy site. Abdullah's first trip to the West Bank in five years was seen as a message to Israel and the United States over the sensitive Al-Aqsa mosque compound and the stalled peace process. It came less than two weeks after the end of a standoff at the holy site over new security measures, including metal detectors,…