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  סיון 5, 5774 , 03/06/14

PA: Israel Taking Measures Against the New Government

Israel has informed the Palestinian Authority that it has decided to cancel the VIP documents of PA figures except for PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, according to a senior PA official who was cited, Tuesday morning, by Al-Hayat. The official said Israel is banning ministers in the PA's new Fatah-Hamas unity government from travelling directly between Gaza and the government seat in Ramallah.

The official said Israel is considering stopping its transfer of tax money to the PA, estimated at $100 million a month.

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