Amman

What is Amman known for?


field+visual

Alia International Airport '''Base''' **Amman – Amman Civil Airport **Amman – Queen Alia International Airport '''Base''' **Amman – Amman Civil Airport **Aqaba – King Hussein International Airport birth_date birth_place Amman, Jordan field Visual Art Art Criticism DATE OF BIRTH June 22, 1953 PLACE OF BIRTH Amman, Jordan DATE OF DEATH


describing+early

in Jordan, knowledge of the nature of mosasaur integument was mainly based on very few accounts describing early mosasaur fossils dating back to the upper Santonian-lower Campanian such as the famous Tylosaurus specimen (KUVP-1075) from Cove County, Kansas. <


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. Over 60 killed and 115 injured.FREE&amp;cm_ite NA Deadly Bombings Hit Jordan – TheStreet.com, 9 November 2005 Jordan bombings kill 57, wound 300 – Al Jazeera, 9 November 2005 Four attackers including a husband and wife team were involved.


water line

to apprehend the guilty parties, whoever and wherever they were. Moshe Sharett said later that "the Commander of the Jordan Legion (Arab Legion), Glubb Pasha, had asked for police bloodhounds to cross over from Israel to track down the Yahud attackers". ''Jerusalem Post'', 31 October 1965) On the other hand, some weeks later, while assisting a United Nations and Jordanian team following the tracks of the person(s) who on November 1 had blown up a water

-line in Palestinian territory supplying the Arab quarter of Jerusalem, tracks that led to the Scopus fence, the Israeli inspector delegated to the team denied them permission to enter the Jewish area around Mount Scopus and prosecute their investigation. For the first time, Israel accepted Jordan's offer of assistance and the tracks of the perpetrator were traced to a point 1400m over the border, to a road near Rantis, but dried up


current activities

on the nature of honesty, the suggestiveness of people and the riches accumulated by Mr. Blundell, demonstrated in part by the expensive pearl earrings worn by his daughter and which keep coming loose. Pyne detects an undercurrent of embarrassment within the discussion. Current activities The bin Laden group is represented in most Saudi cities &mdash; Riyadh, Dammam &mdash; and in a number of capital cities in the region (Beirut, Cairo, Amman, Dubai


business events

, and an integrated fare collection system allowing passengers to pay the fare at stations before embarking on the bus. The BRT is planned to run along three major corridors. The first corridor


art criticism

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physical world

History Born in Amman, Jordan in 1938 to a Lebanese father and a Turkish mother, he was raised in a striking red hilltop villa in downtown Amman. The house is only a few blocks away from Amman's popular tourist attraction the Roman amphitheater and is commonly believed to rest atop an ancient Roman cemetery. As a child, spooky folklore about his neighborhood sparked a fascination with ghouls and "ignited fantasy in what was beyond the observable, physical world." ceased


cultural interest

Roman theatre.jpg thumb Roman theater in Amman thumb Umayyad Palace (File:AmmanCitadel.jpg) Although the capital of a diverse kingdom, Amman is not what one would call "packed" with things to see, making it a great gateway to explorations further afield. Even so, the city does hold a few items of historical and cultural interest (allow maximum 2 days to see them). *


place matches

and its surroundings, Turpan, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Muslims firmly believe in the story as it is mentioned in the Qur'an; however, some aspects of the story are not covered in its account, including the exact location of the cave. Some allege that it is in Ephesus, Turkey; others cite a place near Amman, Jordan. Uyghur (Uyghur people) Muslims even suggest Tuyukhojam, Turpan is the location of the cave, because they believe that place matches the Qur'an's

Amman

settlement_type City image_skyline AMMAN 2.jpg imagesize 300px image_caption Amman city landmarks, From right to left and above to below: Amman's skyline as seen from Sport city, Temple of Hercules at Amman Citadel, Omayyad Palace, Ottoman Hejaz Railway station, Roman theater (Roman theater (Jordan)), Abdoun Bridge, King Abdullah I Mosque and Raghadan Flagpole. image_seal Ammanlogo.png image_flag Amman Jordan Flag.svg pushpin_map Jordan pushpin_mapsize 300 coordinates_region JO subdivision_type Country subdivision_name subdivision_type1 Governorate (Governorates of Jordan) subdivision_name1 Capital Governorate (Amman Governorate) leader_title Mayor leader_name Akel Biltaji established_title Founded established_date 7000 BC established_title2 Municipality established_date2 1909 area_total_km2 1680 area_land_km2 population_as_of 2014 population_note population_footnotes population_urban 4,125,000 http: jordantimes.com ammans-population-rises-to-around-4-million----biltaji population_metro 5,125,000 http: www.geohive.com cntry jordan.aspx latd 31 latm 56 lats 59 latNS N

longd 35 longm 55 longs 58 longEW E elevation_min_m 700 elevation_max_m 1100 timezone +2 Eastern European Standard Time (Eastern European Time) http: www.timeanddate.com time zones eet utc_offset timezone_DST +3 Arabia Standard Time postal_code_type Postal code postal_code 11110-17198 area_code +962(6) website Amman City footnotes '''Amman''' ( , with an additional million residing in the surrounding areas. Other population estimates consider the number of expatriates residing within the city limits and rank the total population much higher.

The recent economic growth experienced in Amman is unmatched by any other Arab city except those located in the Persian Gulf area. Amman is also the administrative seat of the homonymous governorate (Amman Governorate). Amman is also ranked a Beta− global city on the World city index, the same category as Abu Dhabi, Kuwait City and Manama.

Amman was named one of the MENA's best cities according to economic, labour, environmental, and socio-cultural factors. Amman is among the most popular locations for multinational corporations to set up their regional offices, alongside Doha and only behind Dubai. Furthermore, it is expected that in the next 10 years these three cities will capture the largest share of multinational corporation activity in the region.

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