Middle East

Jordan’s king appoints reformist PM

In this Monday, Oct. 8 photo released by the Jordanian Royal Palace, the new Jordanian ambassador to Israel, Walid Obeidat, left, shakes hands with Jordan's King Abdullah II, during a brief ceremony at the Royal court. (AP Photo/Yousef Allan, Jordanian Royal Palace)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on October 11, 2012, on page 9.




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