House Dems urge Trump to fund UN’s Palestinian aid agency

102 of House's 193 Democrats lobby Trump to continue funding for UNRWA, after US withholds more than half of $125 million support package.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2018, 10:52 PM

UNRWA facing 'existential financial crisis', warns official

UNRWA representative in New York warns agency is facing financial crisis following U.S. funding cut.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/9/2018, 11:14 PM

Trump's business approach to foreign aid diplomacy

Up to now, two approaches have dominated American foreign aid: the strategic and the humanitarian. Trump has added a third: the “business approach.” Professor Eytan Gilboa, 2/9/2018, 11:00 AM

EU lawmakers urge U.S. to reconsider UNRWA cut

European Parliament urges United States to reconsider its decision to cut funding to UN agency for "Palestinian refugees".Elad Benari, 2/9/2018, 2:34 AM

Abbas: Jerusalem is Arab, Islamic and Christian

PA chairman refuses to take Jerusalem and "refugees" off the negotiating table.Dalit Halevi, 2/7/2018, 4:15 AM

'UNRWA breeds a victim mentality'

Middle East Forum welcomes report that Trump may suspend all funding of UNRWA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2018, 10:38 AM

UNRWA chief blasts 'political' American cut

Head of UN agency for "Palestinian refugees" says U.S. cut was linked to PA decision to freeze ties with Trump.Elad Benari, 1/31/2018, 3:10 AM

Trump continues to threaten the PA

Trump reportedly considering declaration against special 'Palestinian refugee status,' complete cut in funding to UNRWA.Ido Ben Porat, 1/30/2018, 9:00 PM

Trump, Pence tried, hanged in effigy in Bethlehem

Fatah activists hold mock 'trial' of US president, vice president in Bethlehem before hanging the leaders in effigy.David Rosenberg, 1/30/2018, 8:30 AM

UNRWA's Gaza employees protest Trump's funding freeze

Thousands of employees of UN agency for “Palestinian refugees” protest Trump's suspension of tens of millions of dollars in aid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2018, 2:33 AM

Should UNRWA schools be padlocked?

The UNRWA School System: A convenient surrogate for terrorist organizations David Bedein, 1/24/2018, 11:04 PM

'Hitting UNRWA where it hurts'

Josh Hasten looks to find out how steps taken by the US against UNRWA will affect the agency.The Land of Israel Network, 1/22/2018, 9:21 PM

Britain to continue to fund UNRWA

British minister says his country will continue to support UN's "Palestine refugees" agency after American cut.Elad Benari, 1/22/2018, 5:05 AM

PLO: UNRWA remains crucial

PLO official says organization's budgetary problems part of plot to bring it down and not due to economic factors.Gary Willig, 1/21/2018, 10:51 PM

'The UNRWA era is over'

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely says that Israel will lobby allies to cut funding to UNRWA, which she said 'perpetuates the conflict'.Tzvi Lev, 1/21/2018, 3:47 PM

UNRWA head: U.S. cut was for diplomatic reasons

UNRWA's Pierre Krahenbuhl argues the U.S. decision to freeze aid for it was not because of the agency's performance.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/19/2018, 10:34 PM

UNRWA to receive an additional $1 million?

Middle East Forum offers UNRWA $1 million - on condition that it changes its definition of a 'Palestinian refugee.'Chana Roberts, 1/19/2018, 11:04 AM

Amb. Haley: No rewarding UNRWA, PA for bad behavior

US ambassador to the UN says UNRWA must reform, PA must embrace peace if they are to continue receiving US aid.Gary Willig, 1/18/2018, 10:34 PM

UNRWA spokesman warns of 'severe funding crisis'

Spokesman for UN agency for "Palestine refugees" says American cut could destabilize the organization.Elad Benari, 1/18/2018, 4:05 AM

Belgium allocates $23 million to UNRWA

Following U.S. cut to UNRWA, Belgium pledges $23 million over three years to UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Elad Benari, 1/18/2018, 3:04 AM

Hotovely to the BBC: UNRWA perpetuates fake refugees

Deputy Foreign Minister says UNRWA has failed to do its job and should conclude its role as an agency which perpetuates fake refugees.Nitsan Keidar, 1/18/2018, 1:05 AM

Obama saw Israel as the problem - Trump sees it as the solution

Dep. Minister, former Ambassador to the US Michael Oren speaks with Arutz Sheva, praising Trump's decision to cut funding for UNRWA.Shimon Cohen, 1/17/2018, 8:38 PM

PLO: U.S. following Netanyahu's instructions

Palestine Liberation Organization blames Israel for the American decision to cut funding to UNRWA.Elad Benari, 1/17/2018, 6:09 AM

UNRWA: U.S. cut 'threatens regional stability'

UNRWA chief says American cut in aid "threatens one of the most successful and innovative human development endeavors in the Middle East."Ben Ariel, 1/17/2018, 1:38 AM

Likud MK welcomes U.S. cut to UNRWA

MK Sharren Haskel, chair of the Knesset Lobby for Reform with UNRWA, says UN agency plants roots of violence and hatred.Elad Benari, 1/17/2018, 1:03 AM

UN chief 'very concerned' over American cut to UNRWA

Antonio Guterres says UNRWA is "an important factor of stability" in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 1/17/2018, 12:06 AM

'Time to end UNRWA absurdity'

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon praises US withholding $65 million from UNRWA.Gary Willig, 1/16/2018, 11:03 PM

US withholds $65 million from UNRWA

US gives UNRWA $60 million, withholds rest of aid. 'Need to re-examine UNRWA operations and funding.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2018, 9:28 PM

The speech in which Abbas dug his own grave

While wishing the POTUS' "house be destroyed" in traditional Arab fashion, Abbas may have destroyed his own house, the Palestinian Arab one built of cards.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 1/15/2018, 10:10 AM

Trump could cut UNRWA aid by more than half

Officials say Trump administration is preparing to withhold tens of millions of dollars from UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Elad Benari, 1/14/2018, 11:17 PM

UNRWA: Cutting aid would be 'catastrophic'

UN agency for "Palestinian refugees" warns that losing funding from U.S. could be "catastrophic".Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/12/2018, 9:40 PM

UNRWA will not go away just because it loses US funds

UNRWA textbooks have deteriorated from incitement of children into a systematic school curriculum of indoctrination for 515,000 UNRWA students to engage in total war. David Bedein, 1/10/2018, 4:49 PM

Arab connection to Jerusalem: Fake News

Dr. Mordechai Kedar explains why Gaza electricity renewal is logical step following US defunding of UNRWA. 'Egypt fed up with Palestinians'Rafael Levi and Mordechai Sones, 1/9/2018, 12:15 AM

PA intransigence may bring about the end of a corrupt UNRWA

How is it possible that there are Palestinian Arabs living in PA-governed territory who are still classified as 'refugees' by a corrupt UNRWA? And that's just the first question. David Singer, 1/8/2018, 8:22 AM

Hamas: Stopping UNRWA aid destroys 'right of return'

Senior Hamas member warns of the "dangerous American plan" to undermine the status of Jerusalem and the "right of return".Dalit Halevi, 1/8/2018, 5:07 AM

Analysis: Cutting UNRWA aid will not cause a humanitarian crisis

Shocking findings of the Lebanese Bureau of Statistics reveal how UNRWA inflates the number of Palestinian Arabs under its care.Yochanan Visser, 1/7/2018, 10:30 PM

Netanyahu: UNRWA needs to depart this world

PM expresses support for Trump's warning US could cut funding of UN agency, says Israel suggested cuts in the past.Mordechai Sones, 1/7/2018, 12:25 PM

U.S. freezes grant to UNRWA

Diplomats say the United States administration froze a $125 million grant to UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/5/2018, 8:14 PM

'UNRWA is a terror-supporting organization'

Education Minister Bennett expresses support for US Pres. Trump's decision to cancel US aid to UNRWA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2018, 7:59 AM

Erdan can't believe Foreign Ministry would oppose UNRWA cuts

Likud Minister doubts there's truth to TV report claiming the Foreign Ministry opposes Trump's plan to cut aid to UNRWA.Elad Benari, 1/5/2018, 12:08 AM

Report: Netanyahu opposes Trump UNWRA cuts

Report says Netanyahr fears worsening Gaza's humanitarian situation could lead to an explosion.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 10:13 PM

UNRWA spokesman: We weren't informed of American cuts

Official spokesman of UNRWA says the agency has not received any word from the U.S. that it intends to cut its funding.Dalit Halevi, 1/4/2018, 5:07 AM

UN, OIC, EU and PLO invite Trump retaliation

UNRWA, for one, is facing the grim prospect of having to find up to US$400 million annually from other UN member States if Trump cuts America’s current voluntary contribution to UNWRA. David Singer, 12/31/2017, 7:49 AM

'UNRWA serves to protect terror activities'

'UNRWA funds terror, employs Hamas operatives, hides weapons and terror tunnels, educates to incitement and violence against Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 11/27/2017, 9:38 PM

What goes on under the surface of UNRWA schools is not the problem

Following the discovery of weapons tunnels under UNRWA schools, a closer look at the schools is mandatory. David Bedein, 11/2/2017, 11:07 AM

Terror tunnels found under UN-funded school

UNRWA discovers Hamas terror tunnel underneath one of its schools in Gaza.David Rosenberg, 10/29/2017, 6:38 PM

'There is a promise to move the US embassy to Jerusalem'

Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely says all US representatives told her Trump still intends to move embassy to Jerusalem.Benny Tocker, 9/18/2017, 8:11 PM

Deputy FM tears apart 'Palestinian refugee' myth

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely says it's inconceivable that UNRWA grants refugee status to fifth-generation 'Palestinians.'Chana Roberts, 9/13/2017, 1:48 PM

Hotovely in US: Palestinians not refugees

Deputy FM to meet US Deputy Secretary of State in Washington. 'Will raise UNRWA issue; must open new chapter in attitude toward refugees.'Mordechai Sones, 9/11/2017, 7:14 PM

Ted Cruz, Hotovely team up to take on UN agency

Texas Senator, Israeli Dep. Foreign Minister look to end perpetual refugee status of Palestinian Arabs.David Rosenberg, 9/11/2017, 10:31 AM

Canada to donate $25 million to UNRWA

Canada announces donation to UN's "Palestinian refugee" agency. B'nai Brith calls decision questionable.Elad Benari, 8/25/2017, 5:33 AM

When a US gov't official calls you a liar, you go on the offensive

The school year is upon us, and guess what Palestinian Authority children are being taught in UNRWA classrooms ... David Bedein, 8/24/2017, 8:20 PM

New school year, same old incitement curriculum

Study finds PA textbooks in UNRWA schools continue to educate children for war and violence against Jews and Israel.Gary Willig, 8/24/2017, 6:59 PM

Scrutinizing UNRWA terror involvement

New scrutiny by US Congress and Israel's Knesset may lead to a stand on the organization that thinks that rules are for other people. David Bedein, 8/10/2017, 8:03 AM

Lobby to reform UNRWA launches in Knesset

New lobby seeks to end UNRWA policy of incitement and perpetuating Arab refugee status for generations.Gary Willig, 7/18/2017, 4:21 PM

UN chief stands by UNRWA

UN Secretary-General dismisses Netanyahu's call to shut down UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Elad Benari, 6/13/2017, 1:06 AM

PLO against disbanding UNRWA

Senior PLO official blasts Netanyahu's call to disband UNRWA following discovery of terror tunnels underneath its school.Dalit Halevi, 6/12/2017, 6:04 AM