Qatar pledges $400-500 million to Libya fund

By REUTERS
May 5, 2011 20:37

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

ROME - Kuwait has pledged $180 million for a fund to help cash-strapped Libyan rebels, while Qatar is putting in $400-500 million, Qatari Prime Minister Hammad bin Jassim al-Thani said on Thursday.

The fund was announced by ministers at a meeting of the so-called Libya contact group in Rome.

Related Content

Breaking news
August 19, 2018
Incendiary balloon causes fire in Be'eri Forest

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF