‘Kazakh-Jordanian relations: twenty years of friendship and creation’ book presented in Amman


'Kazakh-Jordanian relations: twenty years of friendship and creation' book presented in AmmanThis year marks the twentieth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. In connection with this event, the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Amman, Jordan, has presented the book titled “Kazakh-Jordanian relations: twenty years of friendship and creativity”.

The book, released in Arabic and English, tells the story of the history of establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries, provides information on the political, economic, trade and cultural relations.

Presentation of the book was held in the Jordanian capital’s prestigious hotel «Le Meridien» and gathered a lot of friends of Kazakhstan in Jordan.

In particular, the event was attended by members of the royal family of Jordan, representatives of local governments, parliamentarians, prominent political and public figures, foreign diplomats, businesspeople, journalists, and members of the Kazakh-Jordanian Friendship Society.

The main guests of the presentation of the Hashemite Kingdom were the ones, who led the 1993 Jordanian official delegation that visited Kazakhstan to establish diplomatic, cultural, educational and economic ties. They are the Chief Chamberlain to His Majesty King Abdullah II Prince Raad bin Zeid, Minister of Planning in Jordan Ibrahim Saif and CEO Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Jordan Mohammad Ali Daher.

In his opening speech the Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Bulat Sarsenbayev thanked the guests for attending the evening and individual politicians of Jordan for reviews about the relationship between the two countries that entered the presented book. He mentioned the current high level of mutual understanding and agreement on many issues, as well as achievements in various fields of cooperation between Kazakhstan and Jordan.

The Kazakh diplomat said that, first of all, the achievement of this level of cooperation has contributed to personal relationship of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and the King of Jordan Abdullah II.

The ambassador also expressed his gratitude to Mr.Sarsenbaev in Jordan for the continued support of international initiatives of Kazakhstan, such as the chairmanship of the OIC, an international exhibition EXPO -2017, the movement for the end to nuclear testing and proliferation of nuclear weapons.

In turn, Prince Raad bin Zeid noted the high level of collaboration between our two brotherly countries in a relatively short period of time, expressed his intention to further build friendly and mutually beneficial relations.

During the presentation the guests were given the copies of the book, which later will be distributed to Kazakhstan and Jordan.