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  4/29/2014, Nissan 29, 5774

Israel Begins to Implement Sanctions on PA

Israel has begun implementing the recently announced sanctions on the Palestinian Authority (PA), a senior diplomatic official told the Hebrew-language Walla! news website on Monday.

According to the official, Israel has started to deduct the PA’s debts from the tax money it collects on its behalf. The official added that this sanction “is just the first step”.