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UN launches ‘unprecedented’ $1.3 billion legal campaign against Israel

By | 2018-01-10T16:17:22+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

The United Nations has earmarked some $1.3 billion to fund Palestinian legal campaigns against Israel and to support the creation of an independent Palestinian state, in what experts are calling an unprecedented act singling out the Jewish state at the world body. A document that was recently signed between the U.N. and the Palestinians outlines a “strategic programming [...]

On Independence Day, UNESCO okays resolution denying Israeli claims to Jerusalem

By | 2018-01-10T16:17:33+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Originally posted on the Times of Israel BY RAPHAEL AHREN AND ALEXANDER FULBRIGHT  on May 2, 2017 The United Nation’s cultural body on Tuesday passed the latest in a series of resolutions that denies Israeli claims to Jerusalem, in a move both forcefully condemned by Israel and touted as a diplomatic feat due to the growing number of [...]

Upcoming UNESCO resolution to reject Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem

By | 2018-01-10T16:17:34+00:00 April 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Originally published on April 27, 2017 on World Israel Newsat by Jonathan Benedek The text of an upcoming resolution would reportedly mark the first time UNESCO will officially reject Israeli sovereignty over any part of Jerusalem.  The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is set to vote on a resolution that rejects Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem on Israel’s [...]