Alice g wells, the ambassador of the united states to the hashemite kingdom of jordan june 9, 2015 talal abu-ghazaleh knowledge forum remarks as prepared your excellency dr talal abu-ghazaleh, your esteemed ministers, members of the diplomatic corps, business leaders, and other distinguished guests it is a great honor for me to address the talal. Alice g wells, the ambassador of the united states to the hashemite kingdom of jordan june 9, 2015 talal abu-ghazaleh knowledge forum remarks as prepared your excellency dr talal abu-ghazaleh, your esteemed ministers, members of the diplomatic corps, business leaders, and other distinguished guests. View honoring the killers from isla 210 at mcgill university human rights watch april 2004 vol 16, no1(e) honoring the killers: justice denied for honor crimes in jordan i summary 1 ii. Today, the hashemite kingdom of jordan becomes a full-fledged member of the cica conference i would like to express the jordanian government’s appreciation for granting jordan the honor and the privilege of taking part in this forum.
Visiting the crime scene with honor vladimir putin's state visit to the kingdom of saudi arabia, the state of qatar, and jordan (the hashemite kingdom of jordan) is considered an important event in arab-russian relations in recent years. The hashemite kingdom of jordan is located in the middle east it is located in the northwest of saudi arabia jordan is bordered with palestine, syria, lebanon, iraq and saudi arabia. Jordan is one of the countries where honour violence is an acknowledged problem the hashemite kingdom has been getting quite a lot of international attention, both for its.
The civil courts in the hashemite kingdom of jordan shall have jurisdiction over all persons in all matters, civil and criminal, including cases brought by or against the government, except in matters which, by the provisions of the constitution, or of any law for the time being in force, fall within the jurisdiction of religious courts or. Review the crime and safety report for jordan for further information, please see the embassy of the hashemite kingdom of jordan website before you travel especially from family members family members who discover that a relative is lgbti may target them for “honor” killing. In 1989, the hashemite kingdom of jordan launched the arab world's most promising experiment in political liberalization and reform a well-educated professional class, a history of political participation, and a cooperative islamist movement all gave jordan a comparative advantage in expanding rights and inclusion.
President donald trump and first lady melania trump participate in the arrival of king abdullah ii bin al-hussein and queen rania al abdullah of the hashemite kingdom of jordan at the white house. The emirate transjordan which later became the hashemite kingdom of jordan, was established on the use of wasta it played a major role in the urbanization and centralization of power which is why wasta today is one of the foundations of the jordanian society. Remarks with the king of jordan president george w bush king abdullah ii of the hashemite kingdom of jordan press availability, the rose garden, the white house.
Honor crimes in jordan photo taken from wwwthevoxcom honor crimes are nothing new, and neither is the manipulation of religion to justify these crimes. The hashemite kingdom of jordan is a constitutional monarchy ruled by king abdullah ii bin hussein, with a population of six million the constitution concentrates executive and legislative authority in the king. The syrian journalists association follows the case closely with a special interest, and calls on neighboring countries, especially the hashemite kingdom of jordan, to open the borders for besieged journalists and provide them a safe exit.
(v) letter of submittal department of state, washington, march 31, 1995 the president, the white house the president: i have the honor to submit to you the extra- dition treaty between the government of the united states of america and the government of the hashemite kingdom of jordan. You should contact the embassy of the hashemite kingdom of jordan in washington, dc, or one of the jordanian consulates in the united states, if you seek specific information regarding customs requirements. It won't be surprising to regular readers when we say that we keep an eye on what the hashemite kingdom of jordan does and that we wish people would pay closer attention to some of the disturbing things that happen there an article in yesterday's jordan times [changing arabic names of jerusalem. The hashemite kingdom of jordan, known as transjordan until 1950, was established as a league of nations mandate under british control in 1921 and won full independence in 1946.
The president: i have the honor to submit to you the extradition treaty between the government of the united states of america  and the government of the hashemite kingdom of jordan (the treaty), signed at washington on march 28, 1995. The hashemite kingdom of jordan is a constitutional monarchy with representative government the reigning monarch is the head of state, the chief executive and the commander-in-chief of the armed forces. Justice denied for honor crimes in jordan there is no law in the hashemite kingdom of jordan granting a man the right to kill a female relative whom he believes has dishonored the family. The hashemite kingdom of jordan’s lower house of parliament voted on monday 1 august to abolish article 308 of the penal code, which allowed perpetrators of sexual violence to escape punishment by marrying their victim.
In jordan, a woman is often murdered by members of her own family if she is found to have tainted the family\u27s honor in any way refusing to enter into an arranged marriage, being seen alone with a male stranger or even wearing makeup have all been cited as incidents that shame the family and. Focusing on the issues of rape and honor killings in the arab world, particularly jordan, this article investigates the use of criminal laws as an element in political legitimation. Online impersonation a case study in the hashemite kingdom of jordan dr hiyam s ensour petra university -2013 [email protected] abstract- impersonation is a type of electronic crimes, whereby it is easy to steal, quote or amend with the availability of free relevant software makes it tempting to the criminal who obtains. Predictably, the hashemite kingdom blames israel for these circumstances, but the question remains: if king abdullah ii can stand up to isis when it kills a jordanian pilot, why is the hashemite.