Rather than to reprimand UNRWA for its abysmal record, which actually invents new refugees every year, the aim of the Rome conference is to solve its funding crisis of $446 million.
Lebanon and Hezbollah don't want to be blocked by an Israeli security wall, and claim land south of the Blue Line is Lebanese territory.
Even the “State of Palestine” had ten recommendations for Israel, to which Israel responded by suggesting to entity by that name does not “satisfy the criteria for statehood under international law.”
Numbers don't lie, even if UNRWA does. UNRWA is a complete failure when it comes to refugees.
“The current UNRWA definition breeds a victimhood mentality that perpetuates Palestinian-Israeli conflict.”
The oil-rich Arab countries of the Middle East have other priorities, or they would have offered to fill UNRWA's budget gap.
UNRWA's labor union rejected the agency's diminishing its role "in preserving the identity of the Palestinian refugee and his right to return to his homeland."
It appears that Israel will not be able to walk out in a huff and slam the door on the United Nations Educational, Scientific...
The US is the largest financial contributor to the United Nations, providing 22% of the entire UN budget in 2017.
Rather ironic that they're now hitting their own schools too.
Kushner could become the first US citizen to have been charged with violating the 1799 Logan Act, and if he did this on behalf of his father-in-law then the Trump presidency is in very deep trouble.
"The Security Council must not turn a blind eye to the growing Iranian influence in Lebanon and the extensive military build-up of Hezbollah forces in southern Lebanon, as they pose a threat to the stability of the country."
"This obsession with Israel will have a price tag, with the organization and the member states will have to devote dozens of hours, add days of debates, and sit through long discussions."
As past history shows, these campaigns will do nothing to revitalize the “stalled peace process” or the creation of a “peaceful and just Palestinian society.”
Senator Cruz's resolution proposes that the Senate condemns any past, present, or future efforts at UNESCO to delegitimize Israel through attempts to rewrite and deny the history of Jerusalem.
"You kidnap Palestinian students from campus and torture them in your jails. You torture your political rivals."
Netanyahu told Guterres that the UN should respect the building codes and the law in Israel.
Guterres told Netanyahu, "As secretary-general of the United Nations, I am totally committed to be [...] adamant" about Israel's right to exist."
Netanyahu: Iran is building sites to produce precision-guided missiles in both Syria and in Lebanon.
The UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) is openly flouting demands from UN Secretary General António Guterres to remove a report...
'Against UNESCO's denial, Israel will present to the world the historical truth and the Jewish People's deep connection – of thousands of years – to Hebron.'
Netanyahu will establish the Museum of Jewish Heritage in Hebron and Kiryat Arba.
The Jewish Community of Hebron Responds to Reprehensible UNESCO Vote.
This vote against Israel undermines the seriousness of UNESCO assessments.
'The message is that the establishment of Iranian arms factories will be intolerable for Israel,' the diplomat said.
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