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  10/15/2012, Tishrei 29, 5773

France to Donate 10 Million Euros to PA

Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad and France's general consul in Jerusalem signed an agreement, Sunday, under which the government in Paris will contribute 10 million Euros to the PA budget.

The two sides said, in a joint announcement, that the agreement "reflects a French decision to contribute to a solution of the economic crisis in the Palestinian Authority."