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Senate endorses reply to Speech from the Throne
Feb 17,2013 - Last updated at Feb 17,2013
AMMAN — The Senate on Sunday endorsed the response to His Majesty King Abdullah’s Speech from the Throne, according to a statement sent to The Jordan Times.
In a previous session, the Senate elected senators Khaled Karaki, Mohammad Wahsh and Samar Hajj Hassan to prepare the response, the statement said.
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