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UNRWA launches USD 300m appeal for occupied Palestinian territory

[ PIC 15/02/2013 – 11:26 AM ] OCCUPIED JERUSALEM, (PIC)– The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) launched today an emergency appeal of just over USD 300 million to support some of the most disadvantaged Palestinians in the Middle East; those living in the occupied Palestinian territory. The largest component of the Agency’s Emergency […]

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Israel continues to withhold tax revenue

Maan News Agency | Febr 12, 2013 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) – Israel is still withholding Palestinian tax revenue breaching the 2004 Paris agreement, an official in the Palestinian Ministry of Finance said Tuesday. Spokesman Rami Mahdawi told Ma’an that the ongoing breach “confirms that Israel is going on with its piracy on Palestinian money.” He referred […]

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Euro-mid observer calls for reconsidering European aid for PA

[ PIC 10/02/2013 – 12:30 PM ] GENEVA, (PIC)– The Euro-mid observer for human rights expressed its grave concern about the serious violations committed by the Palestinian authority (PA) security forces against the freedom of the press and expression in the West Bank, calling for reconsidering the European support for the PA. In a press […]

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MP Mansour: Economic conditions deteriorate in WB due to Paris convention

[ PIC 03/09/2012 – 09:35 PM ] RAMALLAH,(PIC)– MP Mona Mansour called on PA to put an end to the pace of rising prices and the declining economic situation in the West Bank. The PA has to re-consider Paris convention and to stop dealing with it especially that it is the first reason behind the […]

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Economist: Closing tunnels causes huge economic losses

[ PIC 13/08/2012 – 12:38 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Economist Dr. Maher Al Tabbaa affirmed that the sudden closure of the Gaza tunnels without opening the commercial crossings and without lifting the siege will cause huge economic losses in Gaza. Al Tabbaa called, in an article on Monday, for ending the siege and the hardships […]

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PA financial crisis: a symptom of continued Israeli domination – By Khalid Amayreh

[ 13/07/2012 – 11:18 PM ] Source PIC Comment by Khalid Amayreh The Palestinian autonomous authority (PA) has been called many names, all denoting its inherent deformity, pathetic nature and scandalous subservience to Israel. A police state without a state, a Palestinian Judenrat (Jewish council under the Nazis), and a subcontractor entity answerable to the […]

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While Israel deprives humanrights: UNRWA halts distribution of cash assistance to refugees

Gaza Under Attack – Timeline | Pictures Aug | Oct | Dec 2011| Jan | Feb 2012 [ PIC 13/02/2012 – 10:53 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– The UN Relief and Work Agency (UNRWA) has announced that it would not be able to cash financial assistance to Palestinian refugees as of April this year. Adnan Abu […]

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Ihsanoglu: 15 millions dollars allocated to support O. Jerusalem

Related: Israel. Not looking for Peace. Nor Talks. But this… [ 31/01/2012 – 01:30 PM ] AMMAN, (PIC)– Secretary-general of the organization of Islamic cooperation Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu said his organization has made diplomatic moves to extend financial help to the Palestinian institutions in occupied Jerusalem. This came in a statement on Sunday read on his […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Veolia, major target of Palestinian BDS campaign, in financial crisis

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Aug 8 2011 | BDSmovement.net French multinational Veolia to cut back global operations after €67.2 million losses BDS campaign has cost Veolia large contracts across Europe over its illegal Israel project Losses comes on heals of Agrexco’s financial woes, another main BDS target Only days after losing out on another […]

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On Ramadan’s eve, severe financial crunch hitting occupied territories

[ 30/07/2011 – 05:28 PM ] From Khalid Amayreh in Ramallah Muhammed and Sarah Sawabha live at a middle class Ramallah neighborhood, with their six children, including two college students. Muhammed has a Bachelor of Science and earns a monthly salary of about $800 US dollars as a teacher at a local school. His wife, […]

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Davutoglu: “Turkey Supports Palestinian Unity, Will Provide Financial Support To Rebuild Gaza”

Thursday May 12, 2011 09:03 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC & Agencies Turkish Foreign Minister, Ahmet Davutoglu, stated that Ankara supports Palestinian unity and the establishment of a Palestinian independent state, adding that Turkey will provide further support to the Palestinian Authority as soon as Gaza reconstructions starts. Turkish Foreign Minister – Ahmet Davutoglu His […]

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How the United States bankrolls Israel’s war crimes in Palestine

PressTV –  Tue Apr 26, 2011 2:59PM Josh Ruebner, Stop The War Coalition Israel may be forgiven for failing to realize the current fiscal woes of the United States. After all, U.S. military aid to Israel not only sailed unscathed through last week’s passage of the 2011 budget, but reached the record level of $3 […]

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Countries giving money to Palestine are also attacked

Monday, March 7, 2011 – 4:05pm (UNEDITED) The author of the letter, U.S. seems to condone illegal settlements, seems not to know or don’t want to know the history of the problems between the Palestinians and the Israeli’s and the reasons why we were, and will be again attacked by terrorist’s Israel is not jerking […]

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Abbas suspends PFLP financial allocations

[ 20/10/2010 – 12:49 PM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– De facto Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has ordered the suspension of the financial monthly allocation of the Popular Front of the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) cashed by the Palestinian national fund, PFLP sources said. The PFLP receives 60,000 dollars from the fund that are distributed on […]

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