Acting FM Ben-Ami Meets with King Abdullah of Jordan

(Communicated by Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
September 25, 2000

Acting Foreign Minister Shlomo Ben-Ami met on Monday, Sept 25, 2000 with the King of Jordan, Abdullah II, at the Dar el-Barka palace, the royal residence, and with his Jordanian counterpart Foreign Minister el-Khatib.

Minister Ben-Ami said at the conclusion of the meeting: "Jordan is a key country in the [peace] process, and we expect it to exert its influence in favor of the difficult decisions on the agenda."

The King promised his assistance and his continued involvement.