Jordan Willing to Send Troops to Iraq

(AP/Washington Post ) Jordan's King Abdullah II said Thursday his country would be willing to send troops to Iraq, potentially becoming the first Arab state to do so. In an interview with BBC, Abdullah said he wanted to support Iraqi Prime Minister Iyad Allawi's interim government. "I presume that if the Iraqis ask us for help directly, it would be very difficult for us to say no."

2004-07-02 00:00:00

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