A Palestinian man walks past a logo of United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in Jalazone refugee camp, near the West Bank city of Ramallah January 3, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman A Palestinian man walks past a logo of United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in Jalazone refugee camp, near the West Bank city of Ramallah January 3, 2018. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

U.S. freezes $125 million funds for Palestinian refugees

Fri, Jan. 5, 2018
WASHINGTON - 6 January 2018: The United States has frozen $125 million in funding for a U.N. agency that provides aid to Palestinian refugees, Axios news site reported on Friday, citing three unidentified Western diplomats.

The diplomats said funding, a third of the annual U.S. donation to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency, was supposed to be delivered by Jan. 1 but was frozen until the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump finishes its review of U.S. aid to the Palestinian Authority, Axios reported.
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