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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: USA TODAYFri, 01 May 2015 18:30:00 -0700
Jordan Spieth falls to Lee Westwood, doesn't advance in match play

SAN FRANCISCO ? Lee Westwood slowed Jordan Spieth's roll. Westwood outdueled his younger Texas opponent down the stretch Friday at TPC Harding Park to move into Saturday's round of 16 in the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Match Play.   read full story

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Publisher: CBSSports.comFri, 01 May 2015 15:44:32 -0700
Lee Westwood takes out Jordan Spieth at Match Play Championship read full story
Publisher: ESPNFri, 01 May 2015 16:42:51 -0700
Lee Westwood defeats Jordan Spieth 2-up at WGC-Cadillac Match Play read full story
Publisher: FOXSports.comWed, 29 Apr 2015 18:13:14 -0700
Match Play Championship: Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth advance; defending ... read full story
Publisher: SB NationThu, 30 Apr 2015 05:04:31 -0700
WGC Cadillac Match Play 2015 results and bracket: Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth ... read full story
Publisher: Yahoo SportsFri, 01 May 2015 16:15:30 -0700
McIlroy fights back, Spieth out at WGC Match Play read full story


Publisher: Bleacher ReportSat, 02 May 2015 17:21:58 -0700
Jordan Clarkson's Emergence Means Lakers Should Avoid Rondo

Sometimes the answers to our most important questions are right under our nose. In the case of who should play point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers, the answer was sitting on the team's bench for a few months in the form of a 6'5? rookie named Jordan ...   read full story


Publisher: The PhinsiderFri, 01 May 2015 20:22:30 -0700
Dolphins draft results 2015: Jordan Phillips scouting report from Crimson and ...

After the move, Miami added defensive tackle Jordan Phillips out of Oklahoma to the roster, using the 52nd overall selection on the Sooners player. To get a better look at Phillips, I went over to SB Nation's Oklahoma blog, Crimson and Cream Machine ...   read full story

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Publisher: Palm Beach PostFri, 01 May 2015 19:31:54 -0700
Dolphins like pairing Jordan Phillips' 'passion' with Ndamukong Suh read full story
Publisher: ESPN (blog)Fri, 01 May 2015 20:28:45 -0700
Dolphins make risky Day 2 pick with Jordan Phillips read full story
Publisher: Sun SentinelFri, 01 May 2015 17:49:06 -0700
Dolphins select massive Oklahoma defensive tackle Jordan Phillips with 52nd pick read full story
Publisher: Miami Herald (blog)Fri, 01 May 2015 21:51:06 -0700
Armando Salguero: Dolphins' pick of Jordan Phillips a big gamble read full story
Publisher: NewsOK.comFri, 01 May 2015 17:45:00 -0700
Share ?NFL Draft: Miami Dolphins select former OU...? read full story
Publisher: Bleacher ReportFri, 01 May 2015 18:44:19 -0700
Jordan Phillips to Miami Dolphins: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown read full story


Publisher: NESN.comFri, 01 May 2015 22:12:54 -0700
Bill Belichick: Jordan Richards' Leadership, Football Character Raved About

FOXBORO, Mass. ? There's a reason New England Patriots second-round draft pick Jordan Richards was called ?Coach? at Stanford. Richards' intelligence on and off the field drew head coach Bill Belichick and the Patriots to the 64th overall pick. ?Yeah ...   read full story

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Publisher: Boston Globe (subscription)Fri, 01 May 2015 19:22:09 -0700
Patriots use second-round pick on safety Jordan Richards read full story
Publisher: Boston.comFri, 01 May 2015 19:26:09 -0700
Patriots Pull Another Surprise, Select Stanford Safety Jordan Richards read full story
Publisher: nep.247sports.com (blog)Fri, 01 May 2015 18:40:34 -0700
Patriots draft Stanford defensive back Jordan Richards at No. 64 read full story
Publisher: Boston HeraldFri, 01 May 2015 22:15:00 -0700
Bill Belichick found what he likes in Jordan Richards read full story
Publisher: Patriots.comFri, 01 May 2015 21:52:30 -0700
Analysis: Second thoughts on Jordan Richards read full story
Publisher: Pats PulpitFri, 01 May 2015 18:41:15 -0700
2015 NFL Draft Results: Patriots select SS Jordan Richards with 64th pick read full story

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