Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Belgium Steps in After Trump Admin Suspends Aid, Pledges $23m to UN Palestinian Refugee...

Belgium has stepped in to help out the UN Agency assisting Palestinian refugees with an immediate disbursement of $23 million Wednesday a day after the Trump administration suspended $65 million in aid for the international organization. Belgian...

UNRWA’s Problematic Educational Role in the Middle East Conflict

UNRWA's Educational Activity in the Middle East UNRWA – the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for the Palestinian refugees in the Middle East – was established in the wake of the Arab-Israeli war...

Simon Wiesenthal Center: New Study Exposes Palestinian Textbooks Indoctrinate Violence, Denial, and Demonization of...

September 28, 2017 Unless UNRWA Removes These Books, US and other Donor Nations Should Defund UN Agency’s Educational Budget “Instead of preparing the next generation for a Two-State solution, living in peace alongside Israel, new Palestinian...

Editorial: UNRWA reform, and a new beginning

For some, the thought of President Trump’s decision to withhold $65 million in pledged aid to a United Nations agency that provides food, housing, and education to Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza...

From the Office of US Congressman Doug Lamborn

Dear Friend of Israel: Yesterday, I was pleased to meet with officials from the Simon Wiesenthal Center and the Center for Near East Policy Research to receive a report detailing how the United Nations Relief...

Anti-Semitism in UNRWA Education

Introduction The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for the refugees of the 1948 war (UNRWA) provides educational services to school children registered as refugees in Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, the West Bank (including East...

Bringing down UNRWA

Coincidence played a part in getting the truth out about UNRWA: Hard work made it available. I happened to sit next to someone from Trump's transition team in December 2016 at a conference in Jerusalemn and...

Six ways to reform UNRWA

In “UNRWA’s unsettling impact” (My Word, January 12), Liat Collins is mistaken in her suggestion to incorporate UNRWA into the UNHCR. It is not because her idea is illogical – it is not possible. UNRWA...

Confirmed – US Congressional GAO investigation of PA texts taught in UNRWA schools completed:...

A journalist and constituent of Sen. James Risch (R-IDAHO), the chairman of the US Senate Near East Subcommittee of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee asked the GAO (Government Accountability Office) the status of the...