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  Elul 20, 5778 , 31/08/18

Official: U.S. cuts funds to UNRWA

The State Department officially announced on Friday that the United States is cutting its funding to UNRWA, the UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.

“The Administration has carefully reviewed the issue and determined that the United States will not make additional contributions to UNRWA," it said in a statement.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

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