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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: Bleacher ReportThu, 26 Mar 2015 21:00:18 -0700
Michael Jordan Apparently Talked Trash to 'Space Jam' Extras

Former basketball player and actor Keith Gibbs opened up to Grantland's Jason Concepcion about the time he spent on sets as an extra in basketball movies. When working as an extra for Space Jam, Gibbs told Concepcion that Jordan still talked smack.   read full story

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Publisher: FanSidedThu, 26 Mar 2015 17:32:38 -0700
Michael Jordan trash talked 'Space Jam' extras read full story


Publisher: Austin American-StatesmanThu, 26 Mar 2015 15:14:58 -0700
Jordan French dismissed as CEO after piņata store's demolition

Jordan French, one half of the ownership of a real estate company that had an East Austin piņata store demolished in February was dismissed as CEO of Austin-based ?online reputation management? company Status Labs, according to an open letter from ...   read full story

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Publisher: Austin ChronicleThu, 26 Mar 2015 13:15:00 -0700
Jordan French Out at Status Labs: CEO forced to resign over "inexcusable ... read full story
Publisher: Austin Business JournalThu, 26 Mar 2015 13:07:07 -0700
Jordan French resigns after controversial piņata store demolition read full story


Publisher: New York PostWed, 25 Mar 2015 20:21:44 -0700
Potential Knicks target Jordan 'loves' NYC, puts on show at MSG

Asked if he'd consider joining a Knicks team despite its current 14-58 record, Jordan said: ?I love New York City. I love the city. But right now I'm not thinking of free agency. I'm thinking about finishing our season off strong and focusing on the ...   read full story

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Publisher: Daily CallerThu, 26 Mar 2015 08:15:53 -0700
Clippers Rout Knicks, DeAndre Jordan Dunks All Over The Place [VIDEO] read full story
Publisher: Yahoo Sports (blog)Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:56:15 -0700
DeAndre Jordan dunks on top of, all over, straight through Jason Smith read full story
Publisher: CBSSports.comWed, 25 Mar 2015 17:33:45 -0700
VIDEO: DeAndre Jordan viciously dunked on Jason Smith read full story
Publisher: NJ.comWed, 25 Mar 2015 18:41:15 -0700
DeAndre Jordan goes 7 for 7, Los Angeles Clippers pound Knicks 111-80 read full story
Publisher: USA TODAYWed, 25 Mar 2015 18:58:08 -0700
Jordan goes 7 for 7, Clippers pound Knicks 111-80 read full story
Publisher: Bleacher ReportWed, 25 Mar 2015 17:32:38 -0700
Clippers' DeAndre Jordan Destroys Knicks' Jason Smith with 1-Handed Slam read full story


Publisher: Washington PostThu, 26 Mar 2015 12:42:14 -0700
Sen. Rubio, Rep. Jordan propose repealing DC gun control laws

Two high-profile Republicans in Congress, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), have introduced legislation that would undo gun laws in the District of Columbia, some of the strictest in the nation. If embraced by Republican leaders ...   read full story

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Publisher: Roll Call (blog)Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:26:15 -0700
Rubio, Jordan Target DC's Local Control Over Gun Regulations read full story
Publisher: Bearing ArmsThu, 26 Mar 2015 14:15:46 -0700
Rubio, Jordan File ?Second Amendment Enforcement Act? To Strip D.C. Of Gun ... read full story
Publisher: Care2.comThu, 26 Mar 2015 14:47:34 -0700
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Publisher: Rejoice MagazineThu, 26 Mar 2015 16:37:30 -0700
Marco Rubio, Jim Jordan Introduce Legislation To Bring Second Amendment ... read full story

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