Jordanian King gives Olympics thumbs up

Jordanian King Abdullah II has given the Beijing Olympics a thumbs up and has said it will be an opportunity for the world to see Chinese culture and the economic progress they have made.

“I believe millions of people everyday read about China’s extraordinary growth and progress,” he said, adding that “there is a lot of additional excitement around the world just because China is hosting the games.”

He also added, “I have no doubt that China will make the upcoming games one of the most memorable in history.”

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Posted by Mike 11 years ago

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