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Mixed Signals

April 06, 2004, 8:54 a.m.
A good guy gets turned away.

By Nir Boms & Erick Stakelbeck

On April 1, following a lengthy probe, the European Union concluded that funds it provided to the Palestinian Authority between 2000 and 2002 had not been used to finance terrorist attacks against Israel. The ruling was immediately criticized by a number of European lawmakers as an undeserved vindication of PA chairman Yasser Arafat, and rightly so.

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