Apr 4, 2021
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US authorities expressed support for the King of Jordan

The US government supports the Jordanian authorities and considers King Abdullah II a key partner, said US State Department spokesman Ned Price.

In his microblog on Twitter, he wrote that Washington is closely following reports from Jordan and is in contact with Jordanian officials.

In addition, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq, the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf and the League of Arab States expressed support and solidarity with the King of Jordan.

Earlier it was reported about an attempted coup in Jordan. It was noted that more than 20 high-ranking officials, including representatives of the royal family, were detained in the country. The arrests were reportedly part of an investigation into an alleged conspiracy to overthrow the king. Crown Prince Hamza bin Hussein of Jordan also said he was placed under house arrest.

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