PA financial crisis boosts support for Hamas

23.07.2012                      04.Aw. 5772

Westjordanland:

PA financial crisis boosts support for Hamas

Expenses up for Ramadan and reserves are down.

The Palestinian Authority (PA) is suffering an intensifying financial crisis that is threatening its stability and strengthening the rival Islamist Hamas. Palestinian security officials warn that if the international community fails to pay its pledges to the PA, it will not be able to pay salaries in the coming months….