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USAID in Palestine: Building Roads to Cut Off the People

A young Palestinian protester runs away from Israeli soldiers during a demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the village of Kafr Qaddum, near the West Bank city of Ramallah on 22 June 2012. (Photo: AFP – Jaafar Ashtiyeh) By: Abbad Yehya | Al Akhbar English |  July 6, 2012 So very […]

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Minister: All USAID projects halted

Maan News Agency | Oct 7, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — All projects by the US international assistance agency in the Palestinian territories funded under its 2011 budget have been halted, the minister of economy in the West Bank said Friday. Hasan Abu Libdeh said funding for USAID projects stopped after the US Congress blocked transfer […]

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Gaza: USAID freeze came after agreement was reached

[ 14/08/2011 – 10:06 AM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Tahir al-Nono, spokesman for the government in Gaza, expressed shock after the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) declared freezing operations in the Gaza Strip after an auditing agreement had already been reached with the organizations it funds. An official from USAID told media outlets that […]

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