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Posts Tagged: UNRWA

May 12, 2020 1:14 pm

Ex-Israeli MK on Palestinian Refugees: Arab World Moving On, but West Still Indulging Return Fantasy

The greatest tragedy of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict today is that while the Arab world is moving on from the war against the Jewish state, the...

May 8, 2020 8:24 am

Rashida Tlaib Uses Coronavirus to Lobby for UNRWA - COVID-19 has brought about immense changes. For many, it has been a time for reflection. But for two members of Congress, it’s been...

May 4, 2020 7:05 am

Why Would Anyone Celebrate the Anniversary of UNRWA?

Last week, UNRWA celebrated its 70th anniversary. The question is -- why? What is there to celebrate? UNRWA was originally meant to be a temporary refugee...

May 3, 2020 3:17 am

The Palestinian Refugee Scam

Can history be undone? The correct answer is: of course not. Surely what happened happened, notwithstanding any subsequent discomfort with the result. Not so fast. For example:...

February 3, 2020 2:06 pm

Israel Slams UNRWA Head for Attacking Trump Peace Plan

The Israeli Foreign Ministry on Monday slammed the head of the UN’s Palestinian refugee agency UNRWA for attacking US President Donald Trump’s recently-unveiled peace initiative,...

December 14, 2019 10:00 am

In Face of US Opposition, UN Renews Scandal-Ridden Palestinian Refugee Aid Agency

The United Nations General Assembly on Friday overwhelmingly renewed the mandate for a UN agency supporting Palestinian refugees for another three years amid misconduct allegations...

November 14, 2019 3:18 pm

Jerusalem Embassy Move, Exit From Iran Deal Fueled Defiance Within Trump Cabinet, Nikki Haley Writes

The Trump administration was internally divided over three key Israel-related policy decisions -- moving the US embassy to Jerusalem, leaving the Iran nuclear deal and...

November 12, 2019 6:07 am

For UNRWA, the Party’s Over - When I heard that the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Commissioner Pierre Krahenbuhl had...

November 6, 2019 4:32 pm

Israel Calls for ‘Deep and Comprehensive Change’ at UN Palestinian Refugee Aid Agency After Leader’s Resignation

The resignation of Pierre Krahenbuhl as commissioner-general of UNRWA on Wednesday was “but the first step in a long process that is needed to eliminate...

November 5, 2019 7:55 am

It’s Time to Close Down UNRWA

In December 1949, in the wake of the 1948 Arab-Israeli war, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) was established by the UN through...

August 27, 2019 4:22 pm

UN Palestinian Refugee Agency Seeks Donations as Funding Slips

The head of a UN agency supporting Palestinian refugees, which is under an investigation over suspected internal misconduct, said on Tuesday it still needed $150...

August 13, 2019 7:38 am

Palestinian Government Tells UN and UNESCO That Israel Plans to Demolish the Al Aqsa Mosque

On Sunday, the Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs called on the international community and the Arab and Islamic world to take urgent action to "protect...

August 12, 2019 8:54 am

The UN Agency for Palestinians Is Even Worse Than You Think

Serious corruption allegations against the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), which were derived from a leaked...

August 2, 2019 9:56 am

Shocking: Palestinians Blame Israel for UNRWA Corruption Expose

Ahmed Abu Houli -- a member of the Executive Committee of the PLO  and head of the PLO's Department of Refugee Affairs -- accused Israel of...


Jewish Day Schools Adapt to COVID-19 - On a recent June night, 25 people, primarily young children, sat on their couches and watched as a...

In an Era of Global Uncertainty, Record Numbers of Jews Seek Out Israel - In a time of darkness, pandemic, pandemonium, and power struggles, a...


DC Protesters Trying to Link Black Lives Matter to Palestinians Chant, R...

Protesters attempting to link the Palestinian cause with the Black Lives Matter movement shouted anti-Israel slogans and recited antisemitic poems...


Cyberattack Confirmed as Cause of Disruption of Israel Philharmonic Online ...

The disruption of an Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (IPO) virtual gala last weekend was caused by a cyberattack, it was confirmed...

Middle East

Saudi-Led Coalition Starts Military Operation Against Yemen’s Houthis

A Saudi-led coalition has started a military operation against Yemen's Houthi movement after it stepped up cross-border missile and drone attacks on Saudi Arabia, Saudi state television reported on Wednesday. In...

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