Arab World


12. Jordan



Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
El Mamlaka el Urduniyah el Hashimiyah




The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who. Ed. Jennifer Dilworth, Megan Stuart-Jones. Leiden: Brill Publisher, 2010. Section: States of  the World, s.v. 'Jordan'.

Capital: Amman (Population estimate: 2,027,000)
Head of State: King Abdullah II bin al-Hussein
National Flag: A fesswise tricolour of black, white and green. A full-depth red triangle, base at the hoist, is charged with a seven-pointed white star

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