The bill, named after an American who was stabbed to death by a Palestinian terrorist in Israel a year ago, is said to be part of a broader effort by the Trump administration and Congress to halt longstanding USA aid programs that have supported terrorists in the Middle East.
The U.S. House of Representatives has approved legislation that includes the Taylor Force Bill, which freezes aid to the Palestinian Authority until the Ramallah government ends its "pay to slay" policy. It would cut funding for all but a handful of humanitarian enterprises.
The legislation, co-sponsored by Reps. Palestinians now receive about $280 million annually from the United States.
Trump's fellow Republicans control majorities in both the House and Senate.
The measures moving through Congress now are not as severe as had been proposed.
Two other US officials said on condition of anonymity that news of the plan to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital had kicked up resistance from the State Department's Near Eastern Affairs bureau (NEA), which deals with the region.
The trio of measures, favored by Israel's government and some pro-Israel groups, comes as Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, attempts to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
If Trump made such a move, it could spark demonstrations or violence by Palestinians or by Muslims around the world, in part because of the sensitivity of the Jerusalem site known to Jews as the Temple Mount and to Muslims as Haram al-Sharif.
The bill is named for Taylor Force, an MBA student at Vanderbilt University in Tennessee and a West Point graduate who was visiting Israel in March 2016 when he was stabbed to death by a Palestinian.
In its statement praising the bill's passage, the American Jewish Committee cited a recent Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs finding that in 2017, the Palestinian Authority allocated more than $344 million for payments to Palestinian prisoners and their families, and to the families of deceased terrorists.
The bill states USA money may only be made available if the State Department certifies the Palestinians are serious about ending "acts of violence against Israeli citizens and United States citizens that are perpetrated or materially assisted by individuals under their jurisdictional control". "The House has taken a crucial step towards ending the PA's intentional misuse of foreign assistance to financially reward Palestinian terrorists and their families".
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Khadi village is sited on the main Mir Ali-Miranshah Road and its displaced inhabitants returned home past year . The vehicle was completely destroyed in the blast and all three people onboard were killed on the spot.
Daily Trust also discovered that Oando has filed a notice of appeal challenging the judgement of the high court. Funds missing under his watch so far runs into billions preliminary investigation, has shown unofficially.
Maxine Page , a former Radar Online editor, complained to the human resource department on behalf of two female reporters. The AP reports that it is unaware of any sexual misconduct allegations against Howard since his rehiring.
Bloomgren has been at Stanford for the past seven years, starting as the running game coordinator and offensive line coach. I don't feel any need to take an offensive-line job in the National Football League for just a little bit more money.
Ramos: I've had arguments with Cristiano Ronaldo
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Russian Federation faces Olympic ban
That's the real problem for a lot of these athletes if they want to compete individually [as neutral athletes]", he said. The banned Russian athletes have said they will appeal the Oswald judgments at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
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Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.02/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 3.3 Percent. Its up 0.14, from 0.81 in 2017Q1. 278.62 million shares or 2.97% less from 287.14 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.
Broncos' Derek Wolfe headed to IR
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International Space Station Crew Makes Pizza In Orbit
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Australia rip through England to win second Test
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