Skip to comments.U.S.: Israel's decision to withhold PA funds 'premature'
Posted on 05/09/2011 8:02:49 PM PDT by Lattero
The United States slammed Monday Israels decision to withhold Palestinian Authority funds saying "any decision following the Hamas-Fatah agreement is premature.
U.S. State Department deputy spokesman Mark Toner admitted that the Israelis have their concerns, but stressed that that the U.S. government's position is that we believe that we need to wait and see. We believe it's premature to make any decisions. What's important now is that the Palestinians ensure implementation in a way that advances the prospects of peace." ... The U.S. administration hinted again that the warnings of some members of Congress to cut the aid to the Palestinian Authority following their agreement with Hamas would not be constructive.
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Sure - it makes all the sense in the world to give money to those sponsoring terrorism against your nation...
*if this needs a sarcasm tag, then you are an idiot.
Hillery - Butt out!
Let Isreal decide what’s best for them.
If some irate Pali’s are going to die, they’re going to die, and the US shouldn’t be concerned about who attacked Isreal.
Move along, nothing to see here!
Well, between his madrasa experience and his years under the tutelage of Rev. Wright, what do you expect?
“Mark Toner admitted that the Israelis have their concerns,”
Yeah, like 6 1/2 to 7 million Jewish lives, and Israel’s survival, for starters.......
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