Top IDF official: US should not cut aid to Palestinians

14.10.2011                      16.Tischrei. 5772                       Sukkot 2

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Top IDF official: US should not cut aid to Palestinians

In a rare interview with 'NY Times,' Brig.-Gen. Nitzan Alon says cutting aid to the PA will lead to instability, insecurity forIsrael.

Cutting off American aid to the Palestinian Authority will lead to instability and insecurity for Israel and the Palestinian people, commander of the IDF’s Judea and Samaria Division Brig.-Gen. Nitzan Alon told The New York Times.
In a rare interview published on Wednesday, Alon, a former commander of the IDF’s elite General Staff Reconnaissance Unit known as Sayeret Matkal, warned that a congressional initiative to cut hundreds of millions of dollars in aid could affect Israeli security….