Published: 2018-10-21 13:36
Last Updated: 2018-10-21 16:34
His Majesty King Abdullah II announced on Sunday, October 21, 2018:
Al-Baqoura and Al-Ghamr have always been our top priority and our decision is to end Al-Baqoura and Al-Ghamr annexation from the peace agreement, based on our keenness to do whatever necessary for Jordan and Jordanians.
HM @KingAbdullahII : “#Baqura & #Ghamr areas have always been our top priority & our decision is to end Article 2 of Annexs I (b) of the #Jordan - #Israel #Peace Treaty emanating from our keenness to take whatever is necessary for Jordan & Jordanians.” https://t.co/skBB8a074q— Embassy of Jordan???????? (@JOembassyUK) October 21, 2018
Members of the Jordanian Cabinet are expected to meet in an emergency session in order to carry out His Majesty's decision that terminates the Baqura and Ghamr annexes of the Jordan-Israel Peace Treaty.