British newspaper the Sun reported on October 7 that the British government ordered to freeze monetary assistance to the Palestinian authority, fearing the money will be used to Finance terrorism.
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Minister for international development, Preeti Patel ordered to freeze transfer of the third payment of 25 million pounds at the time of the investigation of how the PA uses British financial assistance.
Earlier, British MPs demanded clarification on how exactly these funds are spent because received information on the transfer of the money, including the payment of salaries to terrorists and to the families of suicide bombers.
The Sun previously reported that in 2016 the Palestinian national authority has received 25.5 million pounds (total pack British material aid to the PNA this year will amount to 72 million pounds), and the money is transferred to the Palestine liberation Organization (PLO), which pay «social security» to terrorists.
Among the recipients named cousins Amjad Awad and Hakim Awad, killer of the Fogel family. They, according to The Sun, has already received 16 thousand pounds from funds transferred to the UK.
Another £ 9 million went to the construction of a Palace for the President of the Palestinian authority Mahmoud Abbas.
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