Thursday, March 21st | 14 Adar II 5779

April 27, 2012 3:33 pm

President Obama Releases $192 Million to Palestinian Authority

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "President Obama Releases $192 Million to Palestinian Authority" to a friend

PA President Mahmoud Abbas (right) with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Photo: wiki commons.

Ynet – President Barack Obama has signed a waiver declaring that aid to the Palestinian Authority is “important to the security interests of the United States,” removing a block on such funding.

In a memo sent to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, published by the White House, the president said it was appropriate to release funds to the authority, which administers the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner