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Diplomatic Representation for Jordan


Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
September 16, 2010
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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

 

(Formerly TRANSJORDAN)
Legation opened May 23, 1949 – Listed as Hashemite Jordan Kingdom

DATE

NAME/MISSION

   
May 23, 1949 Dr. Yusuf Haikal, Appt, E.E. and M.P.
June 1, 1949 E.E. and M.P.
   
October 1949 List Listed as Hashemite Kingdom of the Jordan
   
December 14, 1953 Listed as Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
   
December 14, 1953 LEGATION RAISED TO EMBASSY
   
December 7, 1953 Abdul Monem Rifai, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
December 14, 1953 Amb. E. and P.
   
July 22, 1957 Dr. Yousuf Haikal, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 2, 1957 Amb. E. and P.
   
October 27, 1958 Mithat Jum'a, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
November 18, 1958 Amb. E. and P.
   
October 6, 1959 Dr. Yusuf Haikal, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
October 20, 1959 Amb. E. and P.
   
October 26, 1962 Sa'ad Jum'a, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
December 5, 1962 Amb. E. and P.
   
October 28, 1965 Farhan Shubeilat, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
November 16, 1965 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 28, 1967 Abdul Hamid Sharaf, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
August 30, 1967 Amb. E. and P.
   
March 21, 1972 Zuhayr Mahmud Al-Mufti, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
March 27, 1972 Amb. E. and P.
   
June 6, 1973 Abdullah Salah, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 14, 1973 Amb. E. and P.
   
May 5, 1980 Sharif Fawaz Sharaf, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
June 6, 1980 Amb. E. and P.
   
October 20, 1981 Abdul Hadi Majali, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
October 26, 1981 Amb. E. and P.
   
April 30, 1983 Dr. Sultan Lufti, Minister, Charge d'Affaires ad interim
June 29, 1983 Ibrahim Izziddin, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
May 22, 1985 Amb. E. and P.
   
May 17, 1985 Mohammed Kamal, Appt Amb. E. and P.
May 22, 1985 Amb. E. and P.
   
August 29, 1988 Hussein Hammami, Appt.
September 19, 1988 Amb. E. and P.
   
February 4, 1993 Fayez Ahmad Tarawneh, Appt.
April 14, 1993 Amb. E. and P.
   
September 8, 1997 Marwan Jamil al-Muashshir Amb. E. and P.
   
July 25, 2002 Karim Tawfiq Kawar, Appt.* Amb. E. and P.
*a credential ceremony was held on July 30 but Amb. was unable to attend
   
January 22, 2007 H.R.H. Prince Zeid Raad Zied Al Hussein
February 27, 2007 Amb. E. and P.
   
September 14, 2010 Alia Hatough Bouran, Appt.
September 16, 2010 Amb. E. and P.

 

Special Terms*
[Amb.] E.E. and M.P.= Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
[Charge d'Affaires] a.i.= ad interim
Amb. E. & P. = Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary



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