UPDATE: Royal Decree approves amendments made to Khasawneh's government

Jordan

Published: 2021-03-07 14:58

Last Updated: 2021-04-11 11:12


UPDATE: Royal Decree approves amendments made to Khasawneh's government
UPDATE: Royal Decree approves amendments made to Khasawneh's government

Sunday, the Prime Minister Bisher al-Khasawneh announced changes to the cabinet of ministers. Shortly thereafter, a Royal Decree was issued approving the PM's decision.

The following are the names of the new ministers in the government: -

Brigadier General Mazen Al-Faraya - Minister of Interior

Sakher Dudin - Minister of State for Media Affairs 

Ahmed Ziyadat - Minister of Justice

Ali Al-Ayed - Minister of Culture

Wajih Azayzeh - Minister of Transport

Mohammed Al-Najjar - Minister of Water and Irrigation

Khaled Al-Hnaifat - Minister of Agriculture

Maen Al-Qatameen - Minister of Labor

Mohammed Abu Qdais - Minister of Education, Higher Education and Scientific Research

Mahmoud Kharabsheh - Minister of State for Legal Affairs

The Royal Decree also accepted the resignation of the following:

The following names have left the cabinet:

Bassam Talhouni - Minister of Justice

Samir Mobaideen - Minister of Interior

Motasem Al-Saidan - Minister of Water and Irrigation

Marwan Al-Khaitan - Minister of Transport

Mohammad Dawoudiyeh - Minister of Agriculture

Tayseer Al-Nuaimi - Minister of Education

Basem Towaisi - Minister of Culture

Rabia Al-Ajarmah - Minister of Institutional Development