Thursday, December 13, 2018

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...

Documentary Exposes Hamas Indoctrination, Training of Child Soldiers

The boy stands on a crowded field that looks better suited for soccer matches. He might be in his early teens, his face smeared with black camouflage. He explains what he’s learning at a...

Quartet Reaffirms Genocidal Ideology of the PLO

Current Middle East negotiations are based on "PLO principles", as elucidated in the US State Department link from February 2016:. http://www.state.gov/r/pa/prs/ps/2016/02/252441.htm   Since the PLO has never changed its covenant of commitment for a full scale...

Open letter to UN Amb. Samantha Power on your visit: An Opportunity to Reform...

US Ambassador to the UN Dear Ambassador Power, Welcome to Jerusalem! At a time of continued deadlock in political negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, you can use thie leverage of the US, which donates $400...

Is Canada considering restoring funding to UNRWA?

As the Trudeau government continues to reverse foreign policy decisions of the Harper administration, questions are being raised whether that will include the resumption of funding for UNRWA, the UN agency that provides services...

Our agency facilitated an informal briefing for US embassy officials at the Knesset, with...

Last week, our agency facilitated an informal briefing for US embassy officials at the Knesset, with experts on the subject of UNRWA policies. The following letter to the US Ambassador to Israel presents five...

I de nya palestinska (PA) Skolverket undervisas det om Israel och Judar i PA...

Produceras för en rättvis och laglig gemensam strävan, Israeliska Legal Forum och Centrum för Nära Östen Policy forskning. Förord: En företrädare för det amerikanska utrikesdepartementet besökte vårt center i juli 2015 och försäkrade vår personal att...

A breakthrough: A major donor nation to UNRWA demands transparency

Australia to review UNRWA contributions J-Wire has received a response from the Australian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to an inquiry  about UNRWA and Australia’s continuing aid to them in light of their (UNRWA) involvement in certain...

Follow up on UNRWA POLICY FORUM: Time for a total overhaul and reform of...

From: MK BEZALEL SMOTRICH, Member of the Israel Knesset Parliament. Follow up on UNRWA POLICY FORUM: Time for a total overhaul and reform of UNRWA On December 20, 2015, The UNRWA POLICY FORUM  convened at the Knesset...

UNRWA as obstacle to Peace

Thank you very much for inviting me to the Knesset today to speak about the problems of UNRWA. Let me begin by saying that the problem with UNRWA runs much deeper than its school curriculum. Even if...