Obama promises more aid, loan guarantees to Jordan

December 6th, 2014  
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Topic: Obama promises more aid, loan guarantees to Jordan

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Friday that the United States and its allies are making slow but steady progress in the fight against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, and he pledged new aid to Jordan to grapple with Syrian refugees. Obama and Jordan's King Abdullah made a show of solidarity against Islamic State, holding Oval Office talks that covered the gamut from Iran's nuclear program to tensions between Israel and the Palestinians. ...


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