US Senate approves 150 million dollar grant for Pakistan

June 28th, 2008 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI  

Washington, June 28 (ANI): The United States Senate has approved a 150 million dollar grant for Pakistan to be spent in part on the rehabilitation and development of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas.
The fresh assistance is part of U.S. supplemental budget measures to support war efforts in 2009, The Daily Times reported.
Earlier, the House of Representatives had approved the bill. It will become law after it is signed by President George W Bush. (ANI)

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