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"That scandalous decision ... that the Jewish People have no connection to the Temple Mount, or to Jerusalem at all, is contradicted by the Bible and the entire historical record.
PM Netanyahu recalled Israel's UNESCO envoy "for consultations" to protest the latest vote on Jerusalem.
Stoning attacks in Israel's capital seemed to spike after the Jerusalem resolution by UNESCO's World Heritage Committee.
PM Netanyahu says the second UNESCO resolution adopted on Jerusalem is more "theater of the absurd."
Tens of thousands of signatures are on a petition demanding that UNESCO stop denying ancient Jewish ties to Jerusalem.
The lack of mentioning any Jewish (or Christian) connection to the Temple Mount, and the refusal to use any other name but the Muslim names for the site, are clearly deliberate.
Another UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem is coming up for a vote, this one by the World Heritage Committee."
Italy's prime minister vows to oppose, not abstain against future UNESCO resolutions against Israel.
Susan Michael, U.S. director of the International Christian Embassy Jerusalem, told JNS that UNESCO’s efforts to deny the Jewish connection to Jerusalem also denies the Christian history as well.
"They are acting like children, lying about history"
Mexico's envoy to UNESCO is an envoy no longer because he refused to vote against history and Jerusalem.
UNESCO has adopted the controversial resolution advanced by the Palestinian Authority obliterating the historic link between Judaism and Jerusalem's holy sites.
Among other things the resolution blames Israel for destroying Jerusalem's historic and archeological heritage by conducting archaeological digs.