Qatar says ready to start Gaza cash infusion

Qatar pledged $500 million for Gaza following the May 10–21 conflict that saw heavy bombardments in the Strip and intense rocket fire into Israel.

Qatari support is considered a crucial lifeline for impoverished Palestinians living in Gaza, which has been under Israeli blockade since 2007, the year the Hamas terror group took power.

Qatar has been accused of allowing terror financiers to operate within its borders, which has been one of the justifications for the Qatar diplomatic crisis that started in 2017 and ended in 2021.

Qatar has been accused of supporting Hamas, the Palestinian group designated as a terrorist organization by many countries such as United States