PA To Spend $355M On Terror Payments In 2018

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The Palestinian Authority (PA) has resumed direct payments to Palestinian “security prisoners” in Israel and the families of those who have carried out terror attacks against Israel, a right-wing NGO said on Wednesday.

Israel and its supporters in the US say that the payments are incentives for Palestinians to carry out terror attacks against Israelis, while Palestinian officials argue they are legitimate welfare expenditure to compensate for loss of income.┬áPA President Mahmoud Abbas has previously defended the payments as a “social responsibility.”

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{Matzav.com}

2 COMMENTS

  1. So why is the USA or even Israel providing them with money if they have this money to use on infrastructure or schooling?

    Makes no sense.

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