Jordan’s king to address British Jewry


(JTA) — King Abdullah of Jordan will address the Board of Deputies of British Jews at its annual dinner, the Jewish Chronicle reported.

The theme of the November event is multiculturalism, interfaith and world peace, according to the newspaper.

King Abdullah’s father, the late King Hussein, attended the board’s annual dinner more than a decade ago.

The Board of Deputies is the representative organization of British Jewry.

Representatives of Britain’s Jewish community met in June with King Abdullah.

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