Obama to seek new financial aid for ally Jordan, including $1 billion in loan guarantees

  • Article by: DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 14, 2014 - 11:15 PM

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. — Seeking crucial help for a key Middle Eastern ally, President Barack Obama announced late Friday that he will ask Congress to approve a new round of financial aid for Jordan, which is struggling to manage the influx of hundreds of thousands of refugees from the civil war in Syria.

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daytonsajokeFeb. 15, 14 7:16 AM

why does Assad need to go? Just so Al Qaida can come in and take over? What has Assad done to us? Al Qaida flew planes into our buildings and killed nearly 3000 people. They attacked our consulate in Libya, and killed 4 more Americans they've been blowing up American targets since Bill Clinton was in office.

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