Governor General of Canada Arrives in Amman, Visits Mount Nebo

تم نشره في Sun 30 October / Oct 2016. 12:00 AM
  • Canada’s Governor General David Johnston and his wife visit Madaba, 30km southwest of Amman, on Saturday - (Petra photo)

AMMAN/MADABA — The Governor General of Canada David Johnston and his wife, on Saturday, arrived in Amman on a state visit to the Kingdom as part of a regional tour, and continued to visit the site of Mount Nebo in Madaba governorate, southwest of Amman

During the visit, His Majesty King Abdullah II and the governor general will hold talks on means to forge closer cooperation between Jordan and Canada in various fields, as well as the latest regional and international developments.

The governor general will also meet a number of senior Jordanian officials.

The governor general was welcomed upon arrival at the Queen Alia International Airport by Minister of Water and Irrigation and head of protocol, Hazem Nasser and other civic and military officials.