European aid to Palestine wasted in bank charges

Oxfam-Solidarity today revealed that more than a million euros of European Union aid for Palestinians is being paid to the HSBC Bank each month in bank charges for transferring allowances to over 140,000 Palestinian workers and people on low incomes. Oxfam-Solidarity calls on Belgian Government to persuade Europe to end ‘aid fiasco'.
The massive bank charges are the result of what the agency calls "an aid fiasco" designed to by-pass the Palestinian authority.
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