Jordan will receive $1.275 billion per year under the deal, which is a $275 million annual increase over the value entailed in previous memorandum of understanding.
Talks during the meeting also dealt with the Middle East peace process, where His Majesty stressed the importance of intensifying regional and worldwide efforts to re-launch negotiations between the Palestinians and Israelis based on the two-state solution that should lead to the establishment of an independent Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital. He is not stopping in Israel or the Palestinian territories.
In the wake of the U.N. General Assembly vote on the administration's Jerusalem decision, Trump and Haley questioned whether aid to the Palestinians was worth the expense and whether the U.S should continue to assist countries that did not support the administration's position.
A United States decision to cut funding for a UN agency that provides education and health services to Palestinian refugees throughout the Middle East has further soured relations, with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and others openly declaring that the USA has forfeited its traditional role as a mediator in the peace process.
Jordan voted in December to condemn the USA for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and has criticized the US for withholding millions in funding for Palestinian refugees, many of whom live in Jordan.
There is broad global consensus that the issue of Jerusalem's status should be resolved mutually toward the very end of negotiations.
Tillerson downplayed the significance of the embassy move, saying the decision "was about the United States... and where we choose to place our embassy". "I think our final objectives are quite clear and are shared and those are unchanged".
Tillerson was in Lebanon on a brief stopover amid a growing dispute between Lebanon and its southern neighbor, Israel, over oil and gas reserves, and Israel's construction of a border wall that Lebanon says encroaches on its territory.
The U.S. embassy said on its Twitter page that Tillerson "discussed with Aoun and Foreign Affairs Minister Jebran Bassil the U.S".
"It'll be up to the president to decide when he feels it's time and he's ready to put that plan forward".
The Lebanese presidency denied there was any departure from protocol and Rafik Chalala, who heads Aoun's media office, said Tillerson had arrived a few minutes earlier than expected and that the meeting began on time. The Trump administration has burden-sharing in aid a central part of its "America First" strategy.
He also said Hezbollah's growing arsenal was a threat to Lebanon's security and called on the Iranian-backed militia to cease its activities overseas to help reduce tensions in the region.
Earlier in the day, the secretary met with Syrian opposition members in a closed-door meeting to discuss developments in the country after the Sochi conference, which was organized last month by Russian Federation to seek a resolution for the crisis ravaging the country, now on the eve of its eighth year.
"I have seen the plan, the elements of the plan", Tillerson said in Jordan during a Wednesday news conference.
We are both fiercely proud of our heritage and are united by the idea of bringing a modern India to the global forefront. A-listers from Hollywood like Kate Winslet and Dakota Johnson wore his brand to the red carpet of award shows.
Trump was pressed by reporters on whether he opposed domestic abuse after offering glowing comments about Porter. It took a full week after the Porter story became public for President Trump to weigh in on domestic violence .
Durbin says Kim's family resembles many other immigrants who don't bring wealth and often don't bring a proficiency in English. According to several senators, the centrist proposal would grant a 10- to 12-year route to citizenship for Dreamers, with Sen.
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Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $15.32 Billion for the current quarter. (NYSE:LOW). This buyback authorization permits the home improvement retailer to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases.
Tiger Legatus Capital Management Llc sold 110,000 shares as the company's stock declined 15.04% while stock markets rallied. Also, SVP Blake Russell sold 20,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 22nd.
"Sandra Kiriasis has elected not to continue her position with Jamaica Bobsleigh", said the Jamaican Bobsled Federation (JBSF). According to BBC Sport, Kiriasis owns Jamaica's sled, meaning the Jamaican women may not have the equipment needed to compete.
After McDonald's removed soda as a default option for kids, Burger King, Wendy's, Dairy Queen and Jack in the Box followed suit. The fast-food giant has struggled to convince critics of its food quality and nutrition. "It's got to have mass appeal".
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The 100 new planets were discovered by registering the dips in light caused when the planets cross in front of the host star. But a fix was affected in 2014, and the second phase of its planet-hunting mission, which is still ongoing, was called K2.
Known for his big leg, Janikowski banged in 55 field goals from 50 yards or longer during his time in Oakland. Oakland selected Janikowski out of Florida State with the 17th overall pick in the 2000 NFL Draft.
Lakers rookie Ball to return after All-Star break
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No local chefs included in James Beard Foundation Awards
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Notebook: Hoosiers get revenge on Illini in ugly affair
The Hoosiers took an loss earlier this season to the Illini and last night they evened the series at home against IL 78-68. The three pointer from Johnson capped off an 18-2 run and sent the Hoosiers into the third media timeout with a 26-14 lead.
Democrat Good Wins District 72 Election
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Nokia is launching a 'strategic review' of its health business
It's not clear what the future holds for the team and products, but a strategic review means Nokia is looking at various options. While Nokia said the review may not result in any changes, it's a worrying sign nonetheless for Nokia's wearables business.
Nintendo Releases Three New Trailers for Nintendo Labo
The Toy-Con House gives you a small cute animal to befriend and interact with while using the Joy-Cons in unique way. You can either smash through a city, or challenge another Robot-Kit wearing friends to a two-player local battle.