A delegation consisting of Mayor Daley and Mrs. Daley and five members of the Amman Committee traveled to Amman, Jordan for a 10-day visit. They met with Mayor Omar Maani, members of the Chicago sister city committee, U.S. Ambassador David Hale, members of the Ministry of Trade, Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Education and members of the Amman Chamber of Commerce. They successfully launched the sister schools initiative, toured the historical sites, museums and art galleries. At a press conference held on the grounds of the U.S. embassy in Jordan, Mayor Daley announced the City of Chicago’s donation of five fully equipped ambulances to the city of Amman.