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His Majesty King Abdullah II and Saudi Prince Abdullah Bin Abdel Aziz, Deputy of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques on Monday discussed the ongoing efforts to end Israeli occupation and to resume peace negotiations between Palestinians and Israelis. The talks also covered ways to further cement bilateral relations.
His Majesty King Abdullah II left Sunday for Saudi Arabia in a short visit , where he will discuss with Deputy of Custodian of the Holy Mosques Prince Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz the situation in the Palestinian territories and the efforts exerted to lift the Palestinian people's suffering and paving the way for resumption of Palestinian Israeli negotiations.
His Majesty King Abdullah II and Bulgarian Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg Gotha on Wednesday discussed ways to further develop cooperation between Jordan and Bulgaria particularly in economic and trade areas.
His Majesty King Abdullah II received on Wednesday Abbas Jrari, advisor of King Muhammad VI of Morocco, who conveyed to His Majesty a letter from the Moroccan Monarch regarding a number of bilateral topics between the two brotherly countries.
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Tuesday received Iraqi foreign minister Naji Sabri, who conveyed a letter to the King from Iraqi President Saddam Hussein regarding means to further enhance bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries.
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Monday met Muslim scholars taking part in the Al al-Bayt Foundation for Islamic Thought conference which opened under the Royal patronage at the Royal Cultural Centre on Sunday, with the participation of over one hundred Muslim scholars and clerics representing about forty Arab and Muslim countries including Russia, the U.S. and Europe.
Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania returned home sunday following a tour that included France, Britain and USA, where His Majesty discussed with leaders of these countries the grave situation in the Palestinian territories and the tragic circumstances the Palestinian people are living under due to the continued occupation, siege and military escalation.
His Majesty King Abdullah II on Thursday held talks with U.S President George Bush on the situation in the occupied Palestinian territories and means to take practical steps to make progress on the ground in translating the peace visions into a tangible reality.
His Majesty King Abdullah II said when the Palestinian problem is solved, we would be able to develop our societies and move forward, and if the United states would like to assist our region to move forward to more education, more transparency and more freedom, then it should help us to bring about solutions to the problems of this region and at that time would feel relaxed.
On the sidelines of his participation in the U.S. Fortune Foundation Conference on Tuesday, His Majesty King Abdullah met former U.S. President Bill Clinton and Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres and discussed the deteriorating situation in the Palestinian areas and the tremendous Palestinian suffering under Israeli occupation.