Why Canada should restore funding for Palestinian relief agency

The question of renewed Canadian core funding for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees (UNRWA) is on the table. International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau raised the issue this past Sunday...
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Video Exposes UNRWA ‘Right of Return’ Summer Camp

  UNRWA in Refugee Camp Flash 90 Over the past few months, UNRWA has vehemently attacked David Bedein and his Center for Near East Policy Research on the Arutz Sheva news site with vigorous denials that UNRWA...

UNRWA Funding Cutoff: What Next?

On August 31, the State Department indicated that the United States was ceasing all contributions to the UN Relief and Works Agency, the primary aid organization for Palestinian refugees. In addition to citing “the very...

Well Intentioned UNRWA Policy Changes Suggested by Former US Ambassador to the UN Cannot...

Since a primary subject that our office covers is UNRWA, allow me to say that the following article is well intentioned yet misleading. ​No changes can be made in UNRWA without the approval of the...

The Palestinian Proletariat

British Prime Minister David Cameron recently called Gaza a “prison camp.” Former President Jimmy Carter has called it a “cage.” At first glance, these characterizations of the Hamas-ruled ­province seem like rhetorical excesses designed...

UNRWA Official Chosen for Hamas Post

. Dr. Samil Ahmad al-Hendi, the chairman of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) workers and principal of an elementary school in Gaza, has been chosen...

Israel and the Palestinian Refugee Issue

Since 1948, both the Palestine Arab refugee problem and the United Nations Works and Relief Agency for Palestine Arab Refugees (UNRWA) have been studied comprehensively. Almost since its inception, UNRWA, the international agency charged with...

Palestinian Human Rights Activist: Boycott of Israel “Big Hoax”

Blogger “Elder of Ziyon” published a translated interview with Palestinian human rights activist Bassam Eid yesterday. The interview with Eid was originally conducted in Hebrew by Ishai Friedman and was published on his blog. One...

במימון אונר”א: תלמידי בית ספר בעזה נשלחים לגדר

"אנחנו משתתפים בהפגנות על הגדר כדי להגן על אדמתנו. כדי להפחיד את היהודים, שיברחו. להרוג יהודים", אומר נער צעיר למצלמה. "בכוח, בנשק, בפיגועים, אנחנו רוצים לחזור", מוסיף אחר. "פלסטין שייכת למוסלמים ולא לכופרים", מסביר...

Sept. 20 address at AACIn Netanya: Make Your Voice Heard in the Media, with...

Demand that Donor Nations ask for Changes in Palestinian Authority books Used by UNRWA and the PA Background The following is a list of changes that UNRWA must introduce into the Palestinian Authority textbooks it uses...