Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
المملكة الأردنية الهاشمية
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OTL equivalent: Jordan
Flag of Jordan Coat of arms of Jordan
Flag Coat of arms

الله الوطن الملك (Arabic)
("God, Country, King")

Anthem "As-Salām al-Malakī al-ʾUrdunī"
(and largest city)
Language Arabic
  others Christianity; Druze; Baha'i
Demonym Jordanian
Government Unitary state; Constitutional monarchy
  legislature Parliament of Jordan
Monarch Abdullah II
  Royal house: House of Hashim
Prime Minister Omar Razzaz
Established April 11, 1921
Independence from the British Empire
  declared May 25, 1946
Currency Jordanian dinar (JOD)
Jordan (Arabic: الأردن‎ al-ʾUrdunn), officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (Arabic: المملكة الأردنية الهاشمية‎ al-Mamlakah al-Urdunnīyah al-Hāshimīyah), is a country in Western Asia, bordering Hejaz to the south, Nejd to the east, Iraq to the north-east, Syria to the north and Palestine and Israel to the west. The Dead Sea is located along its western borders and the country has a 26-kilometer (16 mi) coastline on the Red Sea in its extreme south-west. Jordan is strategically located at the crossroads of Asia, Africa and Europe. The capital, Amman, is Jordan's most populous city as well as the country's economic, political and cultural center.
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