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King Abdullah II of Jordan

Jordan has submitted to the Israel the name of the individual it hopes to appoint as its next ambassador to the Jewish State, but the Israeli government has yet to respond to the submission.

Former Jordanian Ambassador to Israel, Walid Obeidat served as the envoy of the Hashemite Kingdom to Israel for more than five years, but recently left his post in Tel Aviv.


Jordan now wants to appoint Ghassan Majali, a diplomat who previously has served as the kingdom’s envoy to Spain.


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Hana Levi Julian is a Middle East news analyst with a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Southern Connecticut State University. A past columnist with The Jewish Press and senior editor at Arutz 7, Ms. Julian has written for, and other media outlets, in addition to her years working in broadcast journalism.