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  Shvat 18, 5773 , 29/01/13

U.S. Senate Approves Aid Package to Sandy Victims

The U.S. Senate approved on Monday a $50.5 billion aid package for victims of Hurricane Sandy, which hit the East Coast three months ago.

The bill will be taken to President Barack Obama, who is expected to approve it. 120 people were killed during the storm and hundreds of thousands were left homeless.

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