His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan Visits Washington D.C. (VIDEO)

On February 12, 2014, His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan met with the Vice President of the United States, Mr. Joe Biden, in Washington D.C.

According to Associated Press, His Majesty and Vice President Biden:

“…discussed Syria’s civil war and the growing violent extremism the conflict is fueling.  [They also] discussed [ways of] achieving a political solution and the need for humanitarian access. Biden also offered support for Abdullah’s efforts to spur political and economic progress.” 

His Majesty also held various meetings with members of the United States Congress and committees this afternoon.  Discussions focused on the latest developments in the Middle East and ways to strengthen ties between the United States and Jordan.

Yesterday, His Majesty King Abdullah II held a meeting with United States Secretary of State, Mr. John Kerry.