Friday, April 20, 2018

Today’s UNRWA irony

UNRWA is going on a new fundraising drive to allow future generations of Palestinian Arabs to remain stateless, disenfranchised, dependent on outside charity, and victims of discrimination in the entire Arab world because of their artificial...

A call to bring the facts to the UK about UNRWA

The British government has announced that it will renew funds to UNRWA, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency. https://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/240995 The UK has not placed any restrictions on these funds, which means that new UK allocation...

Pulling US aid for UN Relief and Works Agency also pulls influence

In the wake of the Palestinian Authority’s refusal to negotiate a peace treaty with Israel, President Donald Trump has now slashed a significant part of U.S. aid to UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). While President Trump’s harsh criticism of UNRWA...

The Land of Israel Israel Uncensored: Hitting UNRWA Where it Hurts!

On today's Israel Uncensored with Josh Hasten, an interview with David Bedein - Founder of the Israel Resource News Agency and the Director of the Center for Near East Policy Research. Bedein explains the...

Canada won’t rule out changing UNRWA funding, in wake of Trump’s cut

U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to cut funding to a United Nations agency that provides aid to Palestinian refugees has generated mixed responses in Canada. For its part, Ottawa has not ruled out changing its...

World Israel News – Palestinian UN agency requires ‘fundamental’ reform, says US

For years, David Bedein who heads the Center for Near East Policy Research, has been a Don Quixote-like figure, railing against the evils of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). Over the...

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...

Will UN’s doomsday scenarios materialize if US cuts Palestinian aid?

While the United States has yet to cut off financial aid to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), the UN agency that funds “Palestinian refugees” has already begun a media campaign warning...

UNRWA’s Anti-Peace Curriculum Violates UN Charter

In the wake of U.S. threats to cut aid to the UN relief agency for Palestinians, a look at UNRWA textbooks—which deny Jewish rights in Palestine and erase Israel from the map—shows that the...

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...