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  9/19/2011, Elul 20, 5771

Donors: PA is Ready for Statehood


Donor nations reaffirmed on Sunday the Palestinian Authority’s readiness for statehood based on new reports from the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, and the United Nations, AP reported.

According to the report, Norway Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Stoere, who chairs the donors support group, the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee, told reporters: “Today we have reconfirmed, based on the World Bank, the IMF and the United Nations that this progress is still solid. It’s now crucial to safeguard these achievements and the progress made so far.”