U.N. Data Refutes Claim That Muslim Nations Have Pledged Nearly $1 Billion for Pakistan Crisis
There are 2 comments on the www.cnsnews.com story from Aug 30, 2010, titled U.N. Data Refutes Claim That Muslim Nations Have Pledged Nearly $1 Billion for Pakistan Crisis. In it, www.cnsnews.com reports that:
The Organization of the Islamic Conference says Muslim countries, organizations and individuals have pledged nearly $1 billion in response to the Pakistan flood emergency, and Pakistan's prime minister says Saudi Arabia has overtaken the U.S. in responding to the crisis.
But figures made available by the United Nations call both claims into question ...
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“... truth will out.”
Since: May 08
#1 Aug 30, 2010
"Saudi Arabia ($74.4 million plus $50 million pledged); Turkey ($14.6 million); Kuwait ($5 million plus $5 million pledged); Oman ($5 million); Bahrain ($2.6 million); UAE ($2.1 million); Morocco ($2 million); Afghanistan ($1 million); Algeria ($1 million); Indonesia ($1 million); Malaysia ($1 million); Azerbaijan ($1 million pledged); Iran ($0.75 million); Qatar ($0.6 million) and Egypt ($0.25 million). Jordan, Sudan and Syria had pledged aid in kind, with no value assigned.
"Major non-Muslim donors include the U.S.($155.9 million plus $50 million pledged); Britain $64.7 million plus a further $43.2 million pledged); European Commission ($55.6 million plus a further $39.30 million pledged); Australia ($31.6 million); Canada ($29 million) and China ($18 million)."
“Fly low, fly fast.”
Since: Apr 07
East Midlands, UK
#2 Aug 30, 2010
Looks to me like the western nations have helped out Muslims unreservedly again.
Yet they still hate us and spread falsehoods?!?
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