King Abdullah slams Israel for using excessive force in Gaza

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January 19, 2009 14:01

Saudi King Abdullah on Monday criticized Israel for using excessive force in Gaza and said "one drop of Palestinian blood" is more valuable than all the money in the world. The king said his country will donate $1 billion to help rebuild the Gaza Strip after Israel's devastating three-week offensive. King Abdullah spoke Monday in Kuwait City at a summit focused on boosting economic growth and development in the Arab world.


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