2019-06-10

Jordanian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman Safadi and his German counterpart Heiko Maas stressed pledged to further develop their strategic partnership and work hand-in-hand to resolve Middle East crises.

 

 The two sides held talks which dealt with ways of boosting economic cooperation between both countries, as Germany is the second largest donor to Jordan, in all fields.

 

Maas voiced his country's support of the Amman’s economic reform program to address economic challenges, and announced that Germany would offer Jordan an unconditional $100 million soft loan.

 

The two ministers discussed efforts to reach a political solution to the Syrian crisis and the developments in the war on terror and other regional developments, especially efforts to defuse tension with Iran.

 

In a joint press conference, Safadi  said that the Palestinian issue  topped the discussions, adding that Jordan and Germany agree that the two-state solution is the only way to end the conflict.  

 BNA