On February 11, 2024, Jordan's King Abdullah II actively participated in a humanitarian mission to the Gaza Strip, personally overseeing the air drop of medical supplies to field hospitals. This initiative underscores Jordan's direct involvement in providing relief amidst the ongoing crisis in Gaza. Following this, on February 12, 2024, King Abdullah II met with President Joe Biden to discuss the situation in Gaza. During the meeting, discussions on a potential hostage deal between Israel and Hamas were highlighted, aiming for a ceasefire that could last at least six weeks. King Abdullah II, in remarks made at the White House, emphasized the urgent need for a lasting ceasefire to prevent further humanitarian catastrophes.
“We cannot afford an Israeli attack on Rafah. It is certain to produce another humanitarian catastrophe. The situation is already unbearable. … We need a lasting ceasefire now.” — King Abdullah II of Jordan delivers remarks at the White House after meeting with President Biden https://t.co/I5KptcWHq3
.@POTUS, after meeting with King Abdullah II of Jordan, discusses work on a hostage deal between Israel and Hamas that would prompt a ceasefire of “at least six weeks” and stresses that key elements of a hostage deal are on the table. https://t.co/ONASo1cOSJ
Join me and His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan as we deliver remarks following our meeting where we discussed the ongoing situation in Gaza. https://t.co/5gzgN7Hrzo
King Abdullah of Jordan personally participated in the delivery and release of humanitarian aid to field hospitals in the Gaza Strip https://t.co/uhHFo5yiMZ
Jordan's King Abdullah participated in dropping aid over the Gaza Strip. https://t.co/5gtyzI9WZb
Jordan’s King Abdullah participated in an air drop of humanitarian aid to Gaza https://t.co/Ccmkd3Usvc
BREAKING: Jordan's King Abdullah II participated in a mission and was on board a military aircraft to drop medical supplies to field hospitals in Gaza