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U.S. releases $40 million to PA ( Palestinians )
Jewish Journal ^ | December 30, 2011

Posted on 12/31/2011 4:49:38 PM PST by george76

The United States transferred $40 million in foreign assistance to the Palestinians.

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During yesterday’s 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 don’t think it’s in U.S. national interest to keep this money frozen. So from that perspective, we’re gratified that 40 million has now been released,” Nuland said.

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