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Congress Calls for Expedited Weapons for Jordan to Fight IS

February 11, 2015 06:43 PM
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Members of Congress are calling on the Obama administration to expedite weapons to Jordan, an important Arab ally on the front lines of the fight against extremists from the Islamic State group. Jordan has intensified its fight against the jihadist group after militants burned alive a captured Jordanian pilot. VOA's Meredith Buel reports.