List of twin towns and sister cities in Jordan

This is a list of places in Jordan having standing links to local communities in other countries. In most cases, the association, especially when formalised by local government, is known as "town twinning" (though other terms, such as "partner towns" or "sister cities" are sometimes used instead), and while most of the places included are towns, the list also comprises villages, cities, districts, counties, etc. with similar links.

Oman Muscat, Oman (1986)
Azerbaijan Baku, Azerbaijan
Saudi Arabia Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (1988)
Egypt Cairo, Egypt (1988)
Morocco Rabat, Morocco (1988)
Pakistan Islamabad, Pakistan (1989)
Iraq Baghdad, Iraq (1989)
Yemen Sana'a, Yemen (1989)
China Beijing, China (1990)[1]
Turkey Ankara, Turkey (1992)
Sudan Khartoum, Sudan (1993)

Russia Nalchik, Russia (1994)
United States Miami, United States (1995)
Qatar Doha, Qatar (1995)
Turkey Istanbul, Turkey (1997)[2][3]
Brazil São Paulo, Brazil, (1997)[4][5]
Algeria Algiers, Algeria (1998)
Romania Bucharest, Romania (1999)
Mauritania Nouakchott, Mauritania (1999)
Tunisia Tunis, Tunisia (1999)
Bulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria (2000)
Lebanon Beirut, Lebanon (2000)

South Africa Pretoria, South Africa (2002)
Honduras Tegucigalpa, Honduras (2002)
United States Chicago, United States (2004)
Italy Milan, Italy (2005)[6]
Italy Calabria, Italy (2005)
Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (2005)[7]
Russia Moscow, Russia (2005)
Bahrain Central Governorate, Bahrain (2006)
Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (2006)
Armenia Yerevan, Armenia (2015)

Bulgaria Varna, Bulgaria
Romania Iaşi, Romania
China Cheung Chau, China
Sudan River Nile, Sudan
State of Palestine Bethlehem, Palestine [8]
United States Denton, United States
Bulgaria Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Saudi Arabia Mada'in Saleh, Saudi Arabia
Kuwait Kuwait City, Kuwait
United States Birmingham, Alabama, United States


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