The U.S. House of Representatives approved aid for Israel and the Palestinians. The foreign operations appropriations bill was approved 393-32 on Tuesday. Israel, as usual, was the biggest single beneficiary of the assistance, receiving $2.52 billion — $2.28 billion in military assistance and $240 million in economic assistance.
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