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HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TREATY

Establishes peace with respect for sovereignty, territorial integrity and political independence of each nation.

Recognition of international boundaries between Israel and Jordan.

A commitment to stop threats of hostility, subversion or violence against the other party.

Establishment of full diplomatic relations.

Recognition of water rights.

Termination of economic boycotts aimed at one another.

Recognition of Jordan's special role with regard to Muslim shrines in Jerusalem.

Cooperation in criminal matters.

Opening of roads and border crossings.

Freedom of navigation through each's territorial waters.

Establishment of civil air corridors between the two nations.

Joint development of economic, environmental, energy and tourism-related projects in Jordan's Rift Valley.

Joint development of the towns of Aqaba and Eilat with regard to matters such as tourism and trade.

_ Knight-Ridder

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