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Posts Tagged: US funding of UNRWA

November 15, 2018 4:09 pm
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UN Palestinian Aid Agency Narrows Funding Gap After Trump Exit

The UN agency for Palestinian refugees has almost closed a funding gap caused by the loss of $300 million in US contributions, its chief said...

August 31, 2018 4:34 pm
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US Halts Funding to UN Palestinian Refugee Aid Agency

The United States on Friday cut funding to a UN agency that supports Palestinian refugees, saying its business model and fiscal practices were an "irredeemably...

August 31, 2018 2:53 pm
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Trump Administration to Drop Funding Next Week for UN Palestinian Refugee Aid Agency

The Trump administration will announce a decision within days to cancel funding for a UN agency that supports Palestinian refugees, several people familiar with the...

August 30, 2018 2:26 pm
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Jordan to Lead Fundraising for UN Palestinian Agency After US Cuts

Jordan said on Thursday it would lead a campaign to raise funds for the UN agency that supports Palestinian refugees, to help it survive after...

August 29, 2018 3:02 pm
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UN Schools Open in West Bank, Gaza Despite US Funding Cut

Schools run by the UN agency for Palestinian refugees opened in the West Bank and Gaza Strip on Wednesday after it secured funding to offset...

August 28, 2018 1:36 pm
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American UN Envoy: UNRWA Must Reform if It Wants US Funding

The UN Palestinian refugee aid agency, UNRWA, must reform before the US can consider restoring its funding of the group to past levels, a top...

August 16, 2018 9:32 am
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UN Agency Says Schools for Palestinian Refugees to Open on Time Despite US Cut

Schools teaching half a million Palestinian refugees will reopen across the Middle East as planned later this month, a UN agency said on Thursday, despite...

Culture

Israeli Director Nadav Lapid’s ‘Synonyms’ Wins Berlinale

Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," an anarchic story about an Israeli who tries to suppress his...

Why Matthew Broderick Wanted to Star in a Buddy Film About Jewish Mourning

Matthew Broderick’s comedic talent on screen is unquestionable. But starring in a film...

Features

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev

JNS.org - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program?

JNS.org - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...

Israelis Get Inside the Huddle and Embrace American Football

JNS.org - Many Israelis came to work bleary-eyed on Monday morning, having stayed up all night watching the New England...

World

Kansas Treasurer Introduces Bill Permitting the State to Invest in Israel B...

JNS.org - Kansas State Treasurer Jake LaTurner has introduced a bill that would allow Kansas to invest in Israel Bonds. “This legislation is...

Israel

Moshe Feiglin Says Zehut Will Be ‘Surprise’ Party in Israel’s Upcomin...

JNS.org - Zehut leader Moshe Feiglin believes that his party will be the dark horse, or the “surprise,” of the upcoming...

Middle East

Islamic State on Brink of Defeat in Syria Enclave

Remaining civilians are expected to be evacuated from Islamic State's final enclave in eastern Syria on Thursday, US-backed forces said, clearing the way for them to wipe out the last...

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