the eu plans to increase aid to the pa. the amount will now be 500 million euros. manila bombay and calcutta are far poorer. if we need to stick to the middle east then yemen is in deeper poverty then the palestinan authority. the palestinians are richer then the egyptians who with a population of 76 million are in dire straits. anyone care to volunteer reasons why the eu insists on throwing funds at the pa?
UN to hold off on separate Afghan bombing probe for now (Reuters)