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US Congress Debates Cutting Off Palestinian Aidi
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Meredith Buel
May 15, 2014 12:06 AM
Members of the U.S. Congress are debating whether to cutoff hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to the Palestinian Authority after the recent collapse in peace talks with Israel. VOA correspondent Meredith Buel reports.

US Congress Debates Cutting Off Palestinian Aid

Meredith Buel

Published May 14, 2014

Members of the U.S. Congress are debating whether to cutoff hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to the Palestinian Authority after the recent collapse in peace talks with Israel. VOA correspondent Meredith Buel reports.


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by: Emmajo from: USA
May 14, 2014 10:03 PM
Please cut off money to those areas that terrorists are actually in control of. It doesn't make sense. We talk about fighting terrorism and yet we send money to aid those terrorists using that country or region as a shield.