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Qadare Fares, the head of the Palestinian Prisoners Club, an NGO that works with prisoners' families and organises payments, said he was not aware of any changes to the payments policy.
"Those that are mandated by statute, we will be back to talk with you about those as to whether we think it's good to have it structured that way or whether we really think we can be effective on those issues in a different way", Tillerson said at the hearing.
Asked whether this statement signaled USA acceptance of PA payments to the wives and children of Palestinian terrorists if these were not described as "martyr payments", a senior State Department official told The Algemeiner, "We have repeatedly raised our concerns about payments to prisoners and martyrs with the Palestinian Authority and President Abbas, and we understand that they arelooking at ways to address this issue".
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"Those people, (prisoners) have sacrificed their lives for their people and the minimum we can do to them is taking care of their families", Karake said.
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The officials, including Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman, said Wednesday that they have not seen a change in the P.A. policy.
"We follow this closely", Lieberman told Israel's public radio on Wednesday.
There was also confusion about whether Tillerson was assured that payments to the terrorists and their families and widows would be stopped or just to the terrorists.
US lawmakers were expected to question Tillerson about conflicting messages from the administration about foreign affairs and links between the administration and Russian Federation, including his own ties. He told senators that on his most recent trip to Bethlehem, the PA said the PLO would be revising their long-standing policy.
The comments by Mr. Tillerson, in testimony before the House Foreign Relations Committee, appeared to mark a departure from longstanding US policy and represents a potential break from other world powers, including Germany and France, who have supported the cease-fire and peace accords reached in Minsk, Belarus, in 2014 and 2015.
Later on Monday, a senior official in the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) confirmed that Secretary Tillerson was mistaken.
Israel, which argues that such stipends promote violence, stepped up a campaign against the fund after a wave of Palestinian attacks began in September 2015.
Jun 15 2017
India, Pakistan join Shanghai pact despite bilateral tensions
Along with India, Pakistan has also joined the SCO as a full member state. The UN Secretary General also called on the Prime Minister.
Jun 14 2017
Raving Rabbids, Mario join forces in new Switch game
Mario, Luigi, Yoshi, and Peach star in the game alongside four Rabbids that are cosplaying as the Mushroom Kingdom mainstays. Furthermore, the "Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle" is easy to play but hard to master.
Jun 14 2017
Verizon Takes Over Yahoo To Complete $4.5 Billion Deal
Since she took control in 2012, the company did more than triple its stock price, and Mayer noted that in her goodbye post. This is likely due to the number of hacks that were made public after Verizon announced the acquisition previous year .
Jun 13 2017
Taylor Swift Brings Back Her Albums On Spotify Plus Other Streaming Services
Paid streaming services are now the largest contributor of music sales in the US. The pair have had "Bad Blood" for years.
Jun 12 2017
United Kingdom exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority
The start of Brexit talks due on June 19 risk being pushed back, as the Conservatives debate whether to rethink their strategy . Rachel Sheard, who cast her vote near the site of the London Bridge attack, said the election certainly wasn't about Brexit.
Jun 12 2017
United Kingdom prime minister makes Cabinet appointments
Labour won 262 seats in the general election, but the Conservatives remain the largest party in Parliament with 318 seats. I'm very proud to lead this party. "Other personnel issues are for other days", she said when asked about their future.
Jun 11 2017
May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory MPs their seats
The result ended his career and shocked Europe. "It is not the outcome any of us would have wanted in the Conservative Party". Following the Brexit referendum, the snap polls represent the second disastrous election called by a Tory PM in two years.
Jun 11 2017
Fallout from Iran attacks spells trouble to come in wider Middle East
Salman said any struggle for influence between Iran and Saudi Arabia has to take place "inside Iran, not in Saudi Arabia". The Interior Ministry in a statement increased the number of wounded to 52, up from 40.
Jun 11 2017
UAE ruling family member: Qatar now questioning its leaders
The United Arab Emirates has threatened to impose an economic embargo against Qatar along with several Gulf states. Erdogan signed off deals on the Turkish Parliament's approval late on Thursday night, Xinhua news agency reported.
Jun 10 2017
Steve Kerr Throws Shade At Players Who Say They Could've Beaten Warriors
When I was in TV, I was doing Warriors games for years, every year they were one of the worst defensive teams in the league". He got plenty of rest ... or went to Vegas or WrestleMania.
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