Fayyad urges international intervention over Israeli freeze on Palestinian taxes

02.05.2011                      28.Nisan, 5771                      Holocaust-Tag; Tag 13 des Omer

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Fayyad urges international intervention over Israeli freeze on Palestinian taxes

Palestinian PM denounces Israel's suspension of $89 million, says Israeli 'threats' would not disrupt Fatah-Hamas reconciliation.

Palestinian Authority Prime Minster Salam Fayyad on Sunday urged foreign powers to intervene after Israel froze the transfer of tens of millions of dollars in Palestinian tax money following the formation of a Hamas-Fatah unity government.
"Threats … will not deter us from concluding our reconciliation process. It is our policy and we must work harder to end our divisions as soon as possible," added Fayyad….