The King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to Visit Japan
October 11, 2016
1. His Majesty Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, will pay an Official Visit to Japan from Wednesday, October 26 to Friday, October 28, 2016.
2. During his stay in Japan, Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress will invite His Majesty the King to the Imperial Residence for a luncheon. Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, will also hold a meeting with His Majesty the King and host a dinner in his honor.
3. The Government of Japan sincerely welcomes the visit of His Majesty the King and hopes the visit will further strengthen the friendly relations between Japan and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
(Footnote)(2) Prime Minister Abe held a meeting with His Majesty Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan on the following occasions: His Majesty’s visit to Japan in November 2014, the Asian- African Conference in April 2015, the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015, and the Nuclear Security Summit in April 2016.
(1) This will be His Majesty Abdullah II’s ninth visit to Japan as the King of Jordan.