Saudi King Pledges $150M For East Jerusalem, $50M For UNRWA


Saudi Arabia’s King Salman on Sunday criticized US President Donald Trump’s decision to transfer the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and pledged $150 million for the city’s Islamic holy sites.

Opening the 29th Arab League summit, the king also slammed Iran’s “blatant interference” in regional affairs as Arab leaders met in the kingdom for an annual gathering.

In addition to the $150 million for Jerusalem’s Islamic holy sites, the king also coughed up $50 million for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), according to an official Saudi Press Agency statement.

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