U.S. to Give Jordan $660 Million in Support in 2012, Times Says

The U.S. will give Jordan an annual assistance of $660 million next year, maintaining the same level of aid to the kingdom as in 2010, the Jordan Times said, citing the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation.

The assistance includes $360 million in economic aid, and the remainder in military aid, it said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Mohammad Tayseer in Amman through the Dubai newsroom at mtayseer@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Andrew J. Barden at barden@bloomberg.net

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