en.m.wikipedia.org
Order of Independence (Jordan)
The Order of Independence (Wisam al-Istiqial) is the fourth knighthood order of the Kingdom of Jordan.
Order of Independence
Wisam al-Istiqial
Awarded by Jordan
TypeOrder
StatusCurrently constituted
SovereignAbdullah II of Jordan
GradesGrand Cordon
Grand Officer
Commander
Officer
Knight
Medal
Precedence
Next (higher)Order of the Star of Jordan

Ribbon bar of the order
History
It was instituted in 1921 by Emir Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca.
Grades
The Order of Independence is divided in five classes :
and a medal
Insignia
The ribbon is purple with white and black stripes on its borders.
Notable recipients
Senior members of the Jordanian Royal Family as well as Prime Ministers of Jordan are among the current recipients of the Order's highest rank of Grand Cordon. Others include foreign royalty, prominent businessmen and cultural figures.
Grand Cordon
Grand Officer
Faisal Al-Fayez, Prime Minister
Kathleen Kenyon, British archaeologist
Sources
Medals World Index, Jordan: Order of Independence (Wisam al-Istiqial)
References
  1. ^ Forum Principes de Asturias, State visit in Spain, 1999, Group photo
  2. ^ Jordantimes, King honours pioneers on 70th Independence Day.
  3. ^ [1].
Last edited on 17 April 2021, at 00:24
Content is available under CC BY-SA 3.0 unless otherwise noted.
Privacy policy
Terms of Use
Desktop
HomeRandomNearbyLog inSettingsDonateAbout WikipediaDisclaimers
LanguageWatchEdit