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  8/5/2011, Av 5, 5771

PA to Discuss Economic Woes

Hassan Abu-Libdeh, the Palestinian Authority's Economics Minister, said, Thursday evening, that the PA government will meet soon to discuss steps to solve its economic crisis. Responding to unpaid public employees charges that the PA has money,Abu-Libdeh said the crisis is real.

PA Prime Minister Salam Fayyad has blamed donor nations for failing to follow through on their financial commitments.