Netanyahu set to hand over $100 million in Palestinian tax money

29.11.2011                      03.Kislev. 5772

Palästinensische Steuern:

Netanyahu set to hand over $100 million in Palestinian tax money

Lieberman fights PM over release of PA tax revenues but foreign minister backs down from threat to topple Netanyahu's coalition.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appears ready to come down from his high horse: A month after the forum of eight senior ministers decided to freeze $100 million in tax revenues collected by Israel on behalf of the Palestinian Authority, the Israeli premier seems set to release the funds in coming days.
While Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman remains completely against the move, and intends to fight it, he has retracted his threat to dismantle the coalition if the funds are indeed released….