No 9



Donors Pledge $700Mn To PA Following Meeting In London

International donors have pledged a total of $700mn to help the Palestinian Authority (PA) meet its budget for 2003, following a meeting of the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee attended by the Quartet (the UN, EU US and Russia) and other parties in London last week. The meeting covered humanitarian problems in Gaza and the West Bank, reform of the PA and the struggling peace process. The PA had requested funds of...