Jordan, a Pivotal Arab Ally, Gets More U.S. Aid Despite Rancor Over Jerusalem

Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson was given a cordial reception in Jordan, despite lingering tensions over the Trump administration’s Mideast policy.

AMMAN, Jordan — President Trump has threatened to retaliate against aid recipients like Jordan for having denounced his decision in December to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. But on Wednesday, his top diplomat gave Jordan more money.In a remarkably cordial reception that contrasted sharply with Vice President Mike Pence’s visit last month, Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson signed an...