Secretary of State Hillary Clinton met with Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh today in Amman, Jordan. Fpllowing their meeting, Secretary Clinton said:
"...The United States values our strong, close relationship, our very important partnership with Jordan. It is rooted in respect and common purpose. And today, I am very pleased to announce that yesterday a new Millennium Challenge Corporation compact was voted on that will invest more than $275 million in sustainable development here in Jordan.