U.S. to give Palestinians $50 million - Yahoo! News
: "WASHINGTON (Reuters) -
President Bush said on Thursday the United States would provide $50 million in aid to the
'To help ensure that the Gaza disengagement is a success, the United States will provide the Palestinian Authority $50 million to be used for new housing and infrastructure projects in the Gaza,' Bush said.
'These funds will be used to improve the quality of life of the Palestinians living in Gaza, where poverty and unemployment are very high,' Bush said at a White House Rose Garden appearance with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas."