Qatar’s Gaza projects unaffected by siege
23 Aug 2017 - 1:49
The Qatari Committee for the Reconstruction of Gaza is continuing its projects in the Strip despite the imposed siege on the State of Qatar, the committee said in a statement. The committee stressed that Qatar will continue to support the Palestinian issue and the Gaza Strip.
It noted that the projects in Gaza remain underway, adding that it is about to launch new projects to alleviate the suffering of citizens in Gaza. The committee said there are ongoing projects at a total cost of $85m with varying degrees of completion based on the nature of the project and its start date. The statement added that Gaza contractors who are carrying out the work receive their due payments without delay.