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Cablegate: Uk Approves Additional Gbp 11.5 Million In

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SUBJECT: UK APPROVES ADDITIONAL GBP 11.5 MILLION IN
ADDITIONAL BUDGET SUPPORT TO PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY

REF: A. LONDON 2697 B. LONDON 2649 C. SECSTATE 120847 1. (SBU) The UK will provide an additional GBP 11.5 million (approximately USD 19 million) in budget support to the Palestinian Authority, Alice Mann, Deputy Head (London) Palestinian Program at the Department for International Development told ECOUNS on December 4. The money will be disbursed this month to the World Bank's Trust Fund and then on to the PA. DFID and FCO are preparing the official response from Foreign Secretary Miliband to the letter from Secretary of State Clinton (ref c). Visit London's Classified Website: XXXXXXXXXXXX Susman

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