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  Kislev 13, 5773 , 27/11/12

Americans Living in Israel Sue the State Department

Israelis holding United States citizenship have filed suit through the Shurat Hadin Israel Law Center against the US State Department, claiming the department ignored the explicit transparency requirements set as a condition for American aid to the Palestinian Authority. In addition, the plaintiffs revealed that the White House does not meet the mandatory reporting standards that constitute conditions for exceptions approved for the president by Congress to allow the aid to the Palestinians. According to their claim, the result is that the American aid ended up being used by terrorist organizations.

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