Skip to comments.U.S. releases $40 million to PA ( Palestinians )
Posted on 12/31/2011 4:49:38 PM PST by george76
The United States transferred $40 million in foreign assistance to the Palestinians.
During yesterdays State Department briefing, spokesperson Victoria Nuland emphasized that it was not in the interest of the United States to withhold assistance to the Palestinians.
We dont think its in U.S. national interest to keep this money frozen. So from that perspective, were gratified that 40 million has now been released, Nuland said.
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