The Arab states do not provide money to the PA for a good reason - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • r cummings
    • 17.11.11 | 13:56 (IST)

    It is the occupier's responsibility to sustain an occupied territory and to meet the costs that come with occupation. The EU and USA are already paying a good share of Israel's costs, heaven only knows why. Why should the Arab states relieve Israel of the cost of its adventurous folly in the West Bank? Israel would grin all the way to the bank and use the money it saved to pay for more illegal settlements and more religious yeshivas.

    from the article: European diplomat: Palestinians willing to freeze UN bid if Israel, U.S. resume funds
    First published 01:25 17.11.11 | Last updated 01:25 17.11.11
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