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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)

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From @jesswheelr on Wed Dec 07 11:23:00 EST 2016 RT @IlianoSarah: 200 RT's and Jordan will come to school with a bowl cut @JordanPettine https://t.co/Jbdkq78XTs
From @candyloverxoxo0 on Wed Dec 07 11:23:00 EST 2016 RT @SneakerShouts: The Air Jordan 1 Retro High "Top Three" restocked via @Footlocker -> https://t.co/pU7p9JZluw https://t.co/j5K07atil1
From @mindoro33 on Wed Dec 07 11:22:58 EST 2016 The man behind Ohio's 6-week abortion ban was accused of domestic violence https://t.co/BBmOCJ71oz via @HuffPostPol
From @kunta_kentesson on Wed Dec 07 11:22:58 EST 2016 RT @SneakerShouts: The Air Jordan 1 Retro High "Top Three" restocked via @Footlocker -> https://t.co/pU7p9JZluw https://t.co/j5K07atil1
From @KooMoDee on Wed Dec 07 11:22:57 EST 2016 RT @SoleCollector: 'Top Three' Jordan 1s just restocked https://t.co/zm2tk7oGdc https://t.co/1nfp8DAov2
From @HunterlBrandon on Wed Dec 07 11:22:56 EST 2016 RT @ESPNNBA: John Wall and Michael Jordan now have the same number of 50-pt games in a Wizards uniform: 1?? https://t.co/2wtbCpexOB
From @Jordan_Arce44 on Wed Dec 07 11:22:55 EST 2016 RT @xxdbreezyxx: grammatically speaking, this is actually an invitation https://t.co/cSUdn824mw
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From @kdeez_23 on Wed Dec 07 11:22:54 EST 2016 RT @SneakerNews: Air Jordan 11 "Suede" releasing worldwide on December 23rd https://t.co/z7LFJQCwo0 https://t.co/xCijMiNC2e
From @ALLSNKRS on Wed Dec 07 11:22:53 EST 2016 #ALLSNKRS 'Top Three' Jordan 1s Just Restocked https://t.co/EAEuwzFDUF https://t.co/e6e2gv1dR3
From @RockyBrewer323 on Wed Dec 07 11:22:53 EST 2016 @FirstTake How does SASfeel about Michael Jordan taking a spot on the White Sox roster?
From @RebeccaDVx on Wed Dec 07 11:22:53 EST 2016 @Jordan_Banjo back to shitty English weather! ???
From @cassattina on Wed Dec 07 11:22:51 EST 2016 RT @IlianoSarah: 200 RT's and Jordan will come to school with a bowl cut @JordanPettine https://t.co/Jbdkq78XTs
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From @KingGweg on Wed Dec 07 11:22:50 EST 2016 @KingGweg je vais prendre les jordan 3 don