King Abdullah II Pledges To Do Utmost To Increase Presence Of Christian Arabs

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King Abdullah II of Jordan
King Abdullah II of Jordan

Amidst the escalating sectarian conflicts in the Middle East, Jordan wants to represent even in the future “an oasis of security and stability”, while pledging to do its maximum to protect the Christian Arabs and increase their presence in the region.

King Abdullah II summarized the profile of Jordan, in a meeting with government representatives and civil society convened to elucidate the Jordanian position regarding the alarming progression of the jihadists of the Islamic State.

In the meeting the King Abdullah also called intellectuals, religious leaders and media operators to assume their responsibility in countering extremist ideologies that taint the religious harmony in the region since centuries.