German Government Pledges €11 Million to Support Technical Cooperation to Rebuild Gaza

Germany

RAMALLAH, August 14, 2014 – (WAFA) – The German government pledged Thursday €11 million in support of technical cooperation necessary to rebuild the Gaza Strip following the Israeli aggression.

Assistant Foreign Minister for European Affairs Amal Jado met both Deputy Representative of the Federal Republic of Germany Tobias Krause and Deputy Representative of the EU Richard at the Foreign Ministry headquarters in Ramallah, where Jado reviewed the latest developments in the Palestinian arena and the Israeli aggression on the strip.

During the meeting, Jado received a verbal note from Krause that Germany has pledged €11 million in support of technical cooperation to rebuild Gaza.

Jado expressed gratitude for Germany and stated: “The scale of destruction caused by the Israeli aggression in Gaza is unprecedented. Therefore, we need to provide substantial support to rebuild Gaza.”

 

Source: WAFA