Cartoon of the day – Obama lifts freeze on $ for Palestinian Authority
The Times of Israel is reporting that in defiance of the US Congress, President Barack Obama has lifted a ban on financial aid to the Palestinian Authority. Congress froze a $192 million aid package to the Palestinian Authority after its president, Mahmoud Abbas, defied US pressure and sought to attain UN endorsement of Palestinian statehood last September. The presidential waiver means that the money can now be delivered. Which brings us to The Mike Report Cartoon of the Day.