Hussein Majali, Senator and former Jordanian Interior Minister, speaks to Becky Anderson about the royal rift between Jordan’s..
Prince Hamzah bin Hussein
Prince Hamzah bin Hussein, is the fourth son of King Hussein of Jordan overall, the first by his American-born fourth wife, Queen Noor. He was named Crown Prince of Jordan in 1999, a position he held until his older half-brother, King Abdullah II, rescinded it in 2004. Queen Noor states in her autobiography that she and King Hussein named Hamzah after Hamza ibn ‘Abd al-Muttalib. He is a 41st-generation direct descendant of Muhammad.
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Hamzah, 41, says he was ordered to stay in his Amman palace but would defy the limits on his freedom of movement.
Jordan’s former crown prince Hamzah bin Hussein, the half-brother of the country’s ruler King Abdullah II, claims he has been..