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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: The Oregonian - OregonLive.comSun, 19 Oct 2014 14:00:00 -0700
Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge reportedly signs with Jordan Brand

Aldridge switching things up with a move to Jordan Brand is just he latest in slew of sneaker news for Portland Trail Blazers players. Damian Lillard unveiled his first signature model shoe this week, which will likely be released by adidas some time ...   read full story

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Publisher: Blazer's EdgeSun, 19 Oct 2014 17:40:44 -0700
LaMarcus Aldridge Signs Shoe Deal With Brand Jordan read full story
Publisher: Rip City ProjectSun, 19 Oct 2014 15:18:45 -0700
LaMarcus Aldridge signs contract with Jordan Brand read full story
Publisher: Portland Business Journal (blog)Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:26:15 -0700
Jordan brand signs a Portland Trail Blazer read full story


Publisher: The Seattle Times (blog)Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:00:00 -0700
Reports: Seahawks tried to trade Harvin for Julius Thomas, Jordan Cameron

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Seahawks tried to trade Harvin to the Denver Broncos for tight end Julius Thomas. Thomas is on an expiring contract, but he has nine touchdowns this season and it's easy to see why the Broncos balked at the trade.   read full story

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Publisher: CBSSports.comSun, 19 Oct 2014 07:37:30 -0700
Reports: Seahawks tried to get Jordan Cameron, Julius Thomas for Harvin read full story
Publisher: The Plain Dealer - cleveland.comSun, 19 Oct 2014 08:50:07 -0700
Seattle Seahawks reportedly offered Cleveland Browns Percy Harvin for Jordan ... read full story
Publisher: SB NationSun, 19 Oct 2014 08:11:15 -0700
Seahawks tried to trade Percy Harvin for Julius Thomas, Jordan Cameron read full story
Publisher: SI.comSun, 19 Oct 2014 09:18:44 -0700
Seattle reportedly tried to deal Harvin for Jordan Cameron, Julius Thomas read full story
Publisher: Cincy JungleSun, 19 Oct 2014 07:07:17 -0700
NFL Trade Rumors: Seahawks eyed Jordan Cameron, Julius Thomas for Percy ... read full story
Publisher: Washington Post (blog)Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:37:30 -0700
Seattle Seahawks tried to get Broncos' Julius Thomas, Browns' Jordan Cameron ... read full story


Publisher: The PhinsiderMon, 20 Oct 2014 06:43:04 -0700
Dion Jordan eligible for return to Dolphins as suspension ends

After being suspended for the first four games of the 2014 season, only to see that suspension shortened to two games and then be suspended for an additional four games, Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan can finally join his team. Jordan was ...   read full story

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Publisher: ESPN (blog)Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:33:45 -0700
Dolphins taking it 'one day at a time' with Dion Jordan read full story


Publisher: Latin PostMon, 20 Oct 2014 07:17:51 -0700
Air Jordan Release Dates 2014: Air Jordan XX9 'Fusion Pink', AJ 13 Retro 'Wolf ...

The Black/Black-White colorway of the Air Jordan XX9, as a shoe that boasts the one-piece woven upper for natural foot movement and superb comfort, will come out on Saturday, Oct. 25, with retail price set at $225 per pair. Photos of the shoe can be ...   read full story

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Publisher: KicksOnFire.comMon, 20 Oct 2014 13:37:30 -0700
Air Jordan 29 "Riverwalk" - Release Reminder read full story

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