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  9/3/2014, Elul 8, 5774

Deal to be Signed for Israel to Supply Natural Gas to Jordan


Minister for Development of National Infrastructure, Energy and Water, Silvan Shalom (Likud), welcomed the agreement that is to be signed today (Wednesday) between representatives of the Kingdom of Jordan and the owners of Israel's Noble Energy in a 15-year deal to supply Jordan with natural gas. 

"This is a historic deal that will serve to strengthen both economic and political relations between Israel and Jordan," Shalom said. "It is at this time that Israel becomes a major player as an energy source, enabling her to supply energy to her neighbors, Such a step I surely welcome," he added

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