Wednesday, January 25, 2017

US quietly sent $221M to Palestinians in Obama's last hours

Fox News January 24, 2017

Officials said Monday that the Obama administration – in its waning hours – defied Republican opposition and quietly released $221 million to the Palestinian Authority that GOP members of Congress had been blocking.  A State Department official and several congressional aides told The Associated Press that the outgoing administration formally notified Congress it would spend the money Friday morning.  The official said former Secretary of State John Kerry had informed some lawmakers of the move shortly before he left the State Department for the last time Thursday.  Continue Reading.....

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