Tag Archives: United Nations Refugee and Works Agency

“The Arab League’s April 10, 1948 decision to invade Israel and “save Palestine,” marked a watershed event, for it changed the rules of the conflict”

MYTHS AND FACTS Nakba: The Arab Self-Inflicted Catastrophe by Eli Hertz May 15, 2018 …It was a conflict between two national or ethnic groups. Palestinian Arabs represented one side in the conflict – the side responsible for starting the war. … Continue reading

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#Palestinians say no to proposed textbook changes by UN agency–apparently it’s unacceptable to teach with accurate maps, a ‘balanced representation of Jerusalem,’ removal of incitement

TIMES OF ISRAEL PA suspends ties with UNRWA over planned curriculum reform by Dov Lieber April 13, 2017 The Palestinian Authority Education Ministry on Thursday announced it was suspending ties with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) over … Continue reading

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Israeli Paper Responds to UNRWA’s Shocking Boycott Call

JEWISH PRESS by Lori Lowenthal Marcus December 7, 2014 Last week Chris Gunness, a spokesperson for the United Nations Refugee and Works Agency, had a lengthy temper tantrum on twitter. The object of that tantrum, the Jerusalem Post‘s editor-in-chief, Steve Linde, … Continue reading

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Senators Kirk & Rubio: U.S. Support to Gaza Cannot Come at Israel’s Expense

SENATOR MARK KIRK Press Release October 22, 2014 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) today expressed concern over Secretary of State John Kerry’s recent announcement to send more than $150 million of assistance to the … Continue reading

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