Friday, October 24, 2003

Money, money, money

Well, the donations are rolling in for the reconstruction of Iraq.

The United Arab Emirates have pledged 215 million but have set no timeline for doing so.

Belgium has pledged 5.8 million dollars.

Kuwait has pledged 500 million dollars.

Saudi Arabia has pledged 1 billion dollars in the way of loans and export credits. Saudi Arabia might also forgive some of the 24 billion dollars Iraq owes it.

Slovakia even got in the game with a 290,000 dollar pledge.

Italy has pledged 232 million over 3 years.


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