TITLE

A chip off the old block

AUTHOR(S)
Darwish, Adel
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Middle East;Apr99, Issue 289, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Outlines Jordan King Abdullah II's efforts at modernization and change aimed at ridding the government hierarchy of loyalists to Prince Hassan and securing his throne. Appointment of Prince Hassan as head of the Higher Council of Science and Technology; Changes aimed at securing the loyalty of the armed forces; Cabinet appointments; Influence of the King's wife Queen Rania on the female population.
ACCESSION #
1846557

 

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