Obama pledges $1B in loan guarantees to Jordan

JordanPresident Obama pledged $1 billion in loan guarantees for Jordan, a Middle East ally that is dealing with a flood of Syrian refugees who have crossed the border. The president made the loan guarantee commitment during a meeting Friday evening with Jordan’s King Abdullah II at Sunnylands, the Annenberg estate in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Obama also extended an aid package for the country for five years. With a population of 6.5 million people, Jordan, which shares a border with Syria, has been…

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