Congress Gets Tough on Palestinian Authority; Obama Administration Doesn’t

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Congress Gets Tough on Palestinian Authority; Obama Administration Doesn’t

Posted: 18 Jul 2011 08:44 AM PDT

By Barry Rubin

The Associated Press reports:

“American aid to the Palestinians is in jeopardy over their ties to the terrorist group Hamas, unwillingness to restart negotiations with Israel and push for statehood at the United Nations over U.S. resistance, congressional Republicans and Democrats warned on Tuesday.”

But why is Congress taking the lead on this threat? Because the Obama Administration supports continued aid no matter what happens….

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