King Hussein Near Death King Hussein of Jordan is reportedly on his deathbed, being kept alive by life-support systems. Following failed treatment yesterday at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, the king returned to Jordan to - in the words of one member of the royal family - die at home. Jordanian politicians and security chiefs have been meeting to make preparations for King Hussein''s death, including heightened security in the country, funeral arrangements and the inauguration of his son Abdullah as king. Mike O''Connor reports from Amman.
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King Hussein Near Death

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King Hussein Near Death

King Hussein Near Death

King Hussein Near Death

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King Hussein of Jordan is reportedly on his deathbed, being kept alive by life-support systems. Following failed treatment yesterday at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, the king returned to Jordan to - in the words of one member of the royal family - die at home. Jordanian politicians and security chiefs have been meeting to make preparations for King Hussein''s death, including heightened security in the country, funeral arrangements and the inauguration of his son Abdullah as king. Mike O''Connor reports from Amman.