By Mr, Kabiru Sagnia Chief Editor of ( K.N.N ) :
Qatar’s Foreign Ministry said Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani had allocated $ 480 million to Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
“This support comes from the bonds of brotherhood and the ties of Arabism (العروبة ) and religion between the Palestinian and The Qatari people , in order to help the brotherly Palestinian people achieve their vital life needs in the difficult circumstances imposed on them by the Israeli occupation forces ,” a Qatari Foreign Ministry statement said on Monday. The Israeli occupation forces and the decline of international humanitarian support to them and their United Nations programs, and the continued inability of the Palestinian economy to perform its role required because of what has faced over the past years of crises and challenges.
The State of Qatar has allocated $ 300 million in grants and loans to support the health and education budget of the Palestinian Authority and $ 180 million to provide urgent humanitarian support, as well as to support UN programs in Palestine and support electricity services to ensure access to the various sectors of the Palestinian people , Especially during the holy month of Ramadan, and to meet the summer season where electricity is increasingly needed. “
Qatar called on the international community to “fulfill its humanitarian and moral responsibilities and help the Palestinian people” to overcome the humanitarian crisis it faces.
Doha reiterated its “full commitment to stand by the brotherly Palestinian people to obtain all their legitimate rights.”