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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: QuartzTue, 02 Sep 2014 09:17:49 -0700
Nike wants Roger Federer to do for tennis what Michael Jordan has done for ...

An unmistakable figure sat with Roger Federer's entourage at the US Open last week: Michael Jordan. His Airness is no tennis aficionado?this was apparently his first-ever appearance at the tournament?but like the rest of the Arthur Ashe stadium, he ...   read full story

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Publisher: Men's JournalTue, 02 Sep 2014 14:56:15 -0700
Nike's Federer + Jordan Hybrid: The Shoe No One Asked For read full story
Publisher: Latinos PostTue, 02 Sep 2014 02:30:51 -0700
Air Jordan Release Dates 2014 - September: Jordan XX9, Jordan 14 'Ferrari ... read full story


Publisher: USA TODAYMon, 01 Sep 2014 08:00:51 -0700
Michael B. Jordan can't wait to play Apollo Creed's grandson

NEW YORK ? He's already shown off his athleticism on camera as duel threat high school quarterback Vince Howard in the television series Friday Night Lights, but actor Michael B. Jordan will be adding another sport to his repertoire when he takes on ...   read full story


Publisher: The Star-LedgerTue, 02 Sep 2014 11:33:45 -0700
Eagles: Jordan Matthews ready for marathon of first NFL season

PHILADELPHIA -- Amid the sweltering summer heat of training camp it was a common sight to see Eagles rookie wide receiver Jordan Matthews sprint for the end zone after nearly every reception, regardless of where it was made on the field. Sometimes it ...   read full story

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Publisher: Comcast SportsNet PhiladelphiaTue, 02 Sep 2014 15:04:11 -0700
Eagles need Jordan Matthews to contribute right away read full story


Publisher: Telegraph.co.ukTue, 02 Sep 2014 10:06:31 -0700
Michael Jordan has no place being part of the inner sanctum of Tom Watson's ...

Jordan admitted so in a rather bizarre documentary on an American network on Sunday. With great delight and apparent overload of pride, Jordan recounted how, while watching the four ball which featured Ian Poulter and Rory McIlroy taking on Jason ...   read full story

Jordan Tweets

From @jjfrazz_ on Tue Sep 02 22:02:04 EDT 2014 happy birthday mike Vick @jordan_Aug
From @RLSCHTM on Tue Sep 02 22:02:04 EDT 2014 @Jordan_Bridges. too long to wait!
From @Jordan_Hughes20 on Tue Sep 02 22:02:04 EDT 2014 RT @sophiacattt: wow, never miss the opportunity to show the important people in your life how much they mean to you?
From @ruffini_chelsea on Tue Sep 02 22:02:03 EDT 2014 @jordan67336960 @Tjohn1025 stfu Jordan. No one cares about what you have to say. Bye.
From @SlyMiron on Tue Sep 02 22:02:03 EDT 2014 RT @JrB_Dutchmen: The Dutchies would like to announce Jordan Delaurier as the team captain for the 2014/2015 season! #Dutchies
From @Mogul_Era on Tue Sep 02 22:02:03 EDT 2014 If yo Jordan's ain't Retro or Futures, they ain't real in my book???
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From @jordan_deann711 on Tue Sep 02 22:02:02 EDT 2014 @MeshaylaD_ for awhile. But I could still give her some of my hours!
From @Mr10kpooh on Tue Sep 02 22:02:02 EDT 2014 RT @Ball_Up_: " Tiptoeing in my Jordan's " http://t.co/GluXEnUYSV
From @j_mich17 on Tue Sep 02 22:02:01 EDT 2014 Jordan whats your thoughts on his style? https://t.co/8SQNwNfQS7... ? wasn't bad at first but then i lost interest http://t.co/xs0eqflcxb
From @CursedByNike_ on Tue Sep 02 22:02:01 EDT 2014 RT @SideNickk: ?@_Taylaah: ?@_JayChosee: ?bishop http://t.co/TByOzYyHFR? This is cute jordan ??? http://t.co/hPfY3rtwVq
From @greendawgs on Tue Sep 02 22:02:01 EDT 2014 Would love it if everyone liked @tattoo_jordan fb page! https://t.co/lyvyrpb16l Thanks all!
From @Jordan_Buck5 on Tue Sep 02 22:02:01 EDT 2014 RT @Mike_Stud: I'm out here
From @ynkegurl2 on Tue Sep 02 22:02:01 EDT 2014 @Jordan_Bridges thanks! Grr ?