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Complete details about Jordan in Asia with capital city Amman

Country NameJordan (Al-Urdunn)
Country CodeJOR
Capital CityAmman
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1946
Population5083000
Surface Area88946.0
Life Expectancy77.4 years
GNP7526.0 (old 7051.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (97.9%)
Armenian     (1.0%)
Circassian     (1.0%)

Major Cities

Amman, Amman     (population 1000000)
al-Zarqa, al-Zarqa     (population 389815)
Irbid, Irbid     (population 231511)
al-Rusayfa, al-Zarqa     (population 137247)
Wadi al-Sir, Amman     (population 89104)

Jordan's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: BusinessweekThu, 28 Aug 2014 13:18:54 -0700
Nike's Genius Michael Jordan-Roger Federer Mashup

Jordan was courtside at the U.S. Open this week as Roger Federer, his Nike teammate, started the tournament in a new pair of sneakers that looked a lot like the kicks His Airness sported in 1988. It was reportedly Jordan's first U.S. Open, and Nike ...   read full story

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Publisher: Wall Street JournalWed, 27 Aug 2014 16:03:49 -0700
Nike's Tennis Match: Roger Federer and Michael Jordan read full story
Publisher: The Oregonian - OregonLive.comThu, 28 Aug 2014 17:33:45 -0700
Michael Jordan, Roger Federer team up in the name of shoes, champions and ... read full story
Publisher: New York PostTue, 26 Aug 2014 21:50:25 -0700
Roger Federer's talent even astounds Michael Jordan read full story
Publisher: USA TODAYWed, 27 Aug 2014 06:07:30 -0700
Federer opponent started talking to Michael Jordan in the middle of the match read full story
Publisher: ESPNTue, 26 Aug 2014 18:28:54 -0700
Jordan in Federer's box at US Open read full story


Publisher: CBSSports.comThu, 28 Aug 2014 14:58:54 -0700
Jay Cutler not happy Jordan Palmer signed with Bears' Week 1 opponent

"I think that'd be very disrespectful to Jordan if I did that, honestly." Marrone might actually be telling the truth. Before Palmer was cut by the Bears this week, the Bills coach made it clear that he wasn't happy with his quarterback situation ...   read full story


Publisher: Complex.comThu, 28 Aug 2014 22:06:57 -0700
Jordan Brand Confirms That It Will Stop Producing the Air Jordan III (For Now)

One of the most coveted Air Jordan models will stop being produced indefinitely. According to Sole Collector, Jordan Brand VP of Footwear David Schechter revealed that the Air Jordan III will be tucked away for an unspecified amount of time. "The Air ...   read full story

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Publisher: KicksOnFire.comThu, 28 Aug 2014 17:16:28 -0700
The OG Air Jordan 14 ?Black Toe? Makes Its Return Next Month read full story


Publisher: MLSsoccer.comThu, 28 Aug 2014 11:53:20 -0700
Seattle Sounders academy attacker Jordan Morris, World Cup vet Julian Green ...

By far the biggest surprise was the inclusion of Seattle Sounders Academy product Jordan Morris, an attacker who is preparing for the college season with Stanford University. Morris, a sophomore, is looking to become the first college player to make a ...   read full story

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Publisher: San Jose Mercury NewsThu, 28 Aug 2014 12:41:15 -0700
Stanford's Jordan Morris gets US soccer call up from Klinsmann read full story
Publisher: Sounder At HeartThu, 28 Aug 2014 12:16:56 -0700
Jordan Morris gets first USMNT call-up read full story
Publisher: NBCSports.comThu, 28 Aug 2014 12:44:59 -0700
Who is Jordan Morris? College player gets US national team call up for friendly read full story

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