Obama has given israel. Perhaps the obama administration can also circumvent congress and give the iranians some nuclear materials or give hamas some advanced weaponry.
Some 350 000 was sent to onevoice ostensibly to support the group s efforts to back israeli palestinian peace settlement negotiations.
How much money did obama give to palestine. On monday the associated press reported that as one of barack obama s final actions in office before the inauguration of president donald trump he released 221 million to the palestinian. Funding for the palestinian authority on the morning of friday january 20 just hours before he was to leave office. The associated press reported monday that former president barack obama released 221 million in u s.
In addition to the 221 million for the palestinians the obama administration told congress on friday it was going ahead with the release of another 6 million in foreign affairs spending. Jan 23 20174 56 pmby robert spencer. Us sent 221 million to palestinians in obama s last hours by matthew lee and richard lardner associated press january 23 2017.
Obama s actual record over his eight years in office makes him one of the most pro israeli american presidents since harry s truman. Barack obama s administration handed the palestinians 221 million 177 million on his last day in office officials say. Organizations the congressional aides said.
In final hours in office obama sent 221 000 000 to the palestinians. Making sure in one of his last acts to finance calls for the destruction of israel as well as for genocide and murder of israelis. In addition to the 221 million for the palestinians the obama administration also told congress on friday it was going ahead with the release of another 6 million in foreign affairs spending including 4 million for climate change programs and 1 25 million for u n.
President obama released 221 million in humanitarian aid to the palestinian authority even though two congressional committee members had placed the distribution on hold.