PA denies deal with Israel over UN membership

18.11.2011                      21.Cheschwan. 5772

Palästinenser:

PA denies deal with Israel over UN membership

Palestinian Authority: Report that it would freeze application for UN membership in return for release of tax revenues 'nonsense.'

The Palestinian Authority Thursday denied a report that claimed that the Palestinians had offered to freeze the application for membership in the UN in return for the release of tax revenues held by Israel and continued US financial support.
The report in Haaretz claimed that the PA was prepared to suspend its efforts to achieve full membership in the UN and some of its agencies if Israel and the US resumed the transfer of funds to the Palestinians….