US jury orders Palestinian Authority, PLO to pay attack victims over $218 million

February 23, 2015 7:37 PM

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US jury orders Palestinian Authority, PLO to pay attack victims over $218 million

New York — A US jury on Monday ordered the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority to pay more than $218 million for providing material support to terrorists, a victory for Americans suing over attacks in the Jerusalem area more than a decade ago.

The verdict in Manhattan federal court added a new dimension to the long-running Middle East conflict, as American victims sought to use US courts to seek damages.

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