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France and West Germany Increase Aid to Occupied Territories

France has agreed to increase its aid to the economic development of the occupied territories in the West Bank and Gaza from FF4mn to FF10mn annually, according to Mr. Jean Souprine, Head of Technical Assistance at the French External Affairs Ministry, in a statement in Amman on 12 April. The West German Government has also agreed to raise its contributions in 1987 to DM12mn, bringing total...