US approves $2 billion in aid to Israel for 2006

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 5, 2005 02:08




Congress approved on Friday the United States' foreign aid budget for 2006, which totaled some $21 billion. Israel will receive $2.3 billion in military aid, and another quarter billion dollars in economic assistance, Israel Radio reported. The aid package is pending approval by the Senate and the president.


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