Israel says to transfer frozen tax revenue to Palestinians

March 27, 2015 3:40 PM

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel said on Friday it would release millions of dollars of tax income to the Palestinian Authority, three months after freezing the payments in protest at unilateral Palestinian moves towards statehood.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said the funds would be sent for humanitarian reasons and "Israel's interests", without saying whether the transfer would be repeated.

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