U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during his meeting with Jordan's King Abdullah at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California February 14, 2014.
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President Barack Obama said on Friday he is considering new ways to pressure the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as he pledged fresh U.S. assistance to Jordan's King Abdullah, whose country is reeling from the Syrian civil war.Obama did not say what funding level he would urge Congress to back in another five-year agreement.Senior administration officials who briefed reporters about Obama's talks with Abdullah said all options remain on the table short of putting American boots on the ground.Obama met Abdullah at the Sunnylands retreat as a way to hold informal discussions on a wide-ranging set of issues.
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