The origin of this article is an International Christian Embassy Jerusalem Email List. This yet another moment of saber rattling by Iran. Apparently Mohammedan hatred for Israel and America is crossing the divide for the dislike between Sunni and Shi’ite in the Middle East. Below Sunni Saudi Arabia is picking a tab for the terrorists of Palestine and Shi’ite Iran is offering to do so.
Shin Bet: Iran Ready to Step in if EU, US Withdraw Funds Radical Islamic movements throughout the Middle East are lifting up their heads after Hamas’s election victory with Jordan’s Muslim Brotherhood demanding "true democracy" and threatening a popular uprising if the government continues to ignore "the will of the people," Jonathan Halevi writes on Israel’s popular NewsFirstClass web portal.
Speaking to the Israeli Cabinet on Sunday Shin Bet security chief Yuval Diskin warned ministers that Iran was considering giving financial aid to the Palestinians if Europe and the US withdraw funds.
Saudi Arabia, meanwhile, has offered the cash-strapped Palestinian administration $100 million to bridge the shortfall in the January salary budget, giving donors in both western and Arab donors a little more time to consider how they propose to adjust to the emergence of a Hamas-run Palestinian regime.
The Saudi statement came after the White House announced on Friday that it is reviewing all aid packages to the Palestinians.
"To be clear, we do not provide money to terrorist organizations," US government spokesperson Sean McCormack told the press.