In Response to UN Vote Israel Confiscates NIS 460 Million in Palestinian Authority Tax Funds

The money, which Israel collects for the Palestinians, was slated to pay the salaries of PA officials; Netanyahu, Steinitz decide to use money to offset the PA's debt to Israel's Electric Corporation.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz decided Sunday to confiscate the tax revenues that Israel collected for the Palestinian Authority during the month of November, and use it to offset the PA's debt to Israel's Electric Corporation.