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By MATTHEW LEE<
AP Diplomatic Writer<
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - The Trump administration is set to boost aid to Jordan by more than $1 billion over the next five years, in spite of President Donald Trump's repeated threats to punish countries that don't agree with U.S. policy in the Middle East.
Jordan voted in December to condemn the U.S. f ...