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Palestine Does Not Depend Solely On US Aid, Says Envoy

Last update: 04/01/2018
 
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 3 (Bernama) -- Palestine does not depend solely on the United States for aid as the country has many other sponsors of aid, said Palestine Ambassador to Malaysia Datuk Dr Anwar H. Al Agha.

He said the country was also receiving aid from the European Union and East Asian countries such as Japan and China.

"We (Palestinians) should not depend only on the US for funds. If they (US) decide to stop sending aid to us, then we have other countries that are willing to sponsor us.

"Palestine has a lot of friends and we are consulting them on our issues," he told Bernama in a telephone interview today.

US President Donald Trump earlier today said that the US may withhold aid money to the Palestinian people if they walk away from peace negotiations.....

 
 
 

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