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UNESCO Executive Board Adopts Resolution to Erase Jewish History From Jerusalem [video]

16 Tishri 5777 – October 18, 2016
UNESCO has adopted the controversial resolution advanced by the Palestinian Authority obliterating the historic link between Judaism and Jerusalem's holy sites.

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Netanyahu: UNESCO Rewrites History

14 Tishri 5777 – October 16, 2016
Benjamin Netanyahu: "No matter how often lies about Israel are repeated, this doesn't make them true."

As B’Tselem, Peace Now Attack Settlements, US Tells UNSC Israel Sabotages Two-State Solution

14 Tishri 5777 – October 15, 2016
The meeting was called by member states Egypt, Venezuela, Malaysia, Senegal and Angola, and was pushed by the PA delegation.

Escalation: Russian Aircraft Carrier Headed for the Mediterranean

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Bennett Suspends All Cooperation with ‘Terror Supporting’ UNESCO

13 Tishri 5777 – October 14, 2016
Among other things the resolution blames Israel for destroying Jerusalem's historic and archeological heritage by conducting archaeological digs.

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Ehud Barak Blames UNESCO Decision on Netanyahu

Most of the Arab countries felt the resolution was over the top, but had no choice but to support it, lest they be seen as not favoring the Palestinian Authority which pushed it.

Russia Voted in Favor of UNESCO Resolution on Jerusalem

12 Tishri 5777 – October 13, 2016
Russia, supporting Syria and Iran, voted for the anti-Israel UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem.

Israeli Jewish Leaders Furious at UNESCO Rejection of Jewish Ties to Jerusalem

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PM Netanyahu : UNESCO Resolution is ‘Theater of the Absurd’

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UNESCO Resolution Denies Jewish Ties to Temple Mount, Kotel — Western States Vote Against

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Rivlin: UNESCO “Humiliating Itself” if it Approves Resolution Denying Jewish Ties to Jerusalem

UNESCO is scheduled to vote Thursday on a Palestinian Authority initiative condemning Israel and denying Jewish ties to the city’s holy sites.

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Netanyahu Asking Kerry to Avoid UN 2-State Resolution

10 Tishri 5777 – October 11, 2016
Kerry responded by saying the Administration has not yet made its decision on this matter — which is probably what he would have said if he didn't want an Obama anti-Israel move to hit the news before the election.

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