AMID REGIONAL TENSIONS, JORDAN SENDS NEW AMBASSADOR TO ISRAEL
Jordan dispatched its new Ambassador Ghassan Majali to Israel this week. Majali presented a copy of his credentials to the Foreign Ministry on Tuesday.
Majali is replacing Walid Obeidat, who served for five years as Jordan’s envoy to Israel. Majali is a member of a prominent Jordanian family, and served from 2013-2017 as Jordan’s ambassador to Spain.
Foreign Ministry Spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon posted a picture on Twitter of Majali at the Foreign Ministry on Tuesday, and wrote, “The new ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan HE Ghassan Al Majali at his first meeting at @IsraelMFA with Head of Protocol @AmbMeronReuben and Deputy Director General for Middle East Amb. Haim Regev. Welcome Ambassador and lots of success !!!