Global Displaced Persons Highest Since World War Two

UN report through 2013 finds 'quantum leap' in number of displaced persons, breaks 50 million for first time since WWII.Ari Yashar, 6/20/2014, 11:56 AM

UN Debates UNRWA Perpetuation of 'Palestinian Refugees'

Discussion held about UN org that focuses on 'Palestinians,' grants 'inherited' refugee status and reportedly radicalizes kids.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 5/19/2014, 9:35 AM

Lebanon Deports 'Palestinian Refugees' Back to Syria

41 refuge seekers sent back to Syrian war zone, in what the UNRWA criticizes as a breach of human rights.Ari Yashar, 5/7/2014, 10:39 AM

What You Can Do to Correct UNRWA Education for Violence

Citizens have power. Here is what citizens and legislators from donor nations can do to correct UNRWA indiscretions; Follow up on briefings in Knesset, Congress and UK Parliament. David Bedein, Israel Resource News Agency, 3/26/2014, 12:02 PM

International Community Pledges $220 Million to PA

Jakarta conference for 'Palestinian refugees' sees huge donations to PA - but it is not enough for the UNRWA.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2014, 6:45 PM

'Western Countries Are Funding the Incubators of Terrorism'

MK Yoni Chetboun, panel of experts claim that UNRWA has a direct hand in Palestinian Arab incitement against Israel.Uzi Baruch, 2/24/2014, 9:34 PM

Knesset: 40 Diplomats to Discuss Incitement at UNRWA Schools

MKs tell diplomats from dozens of UNRWA donor countries that the schools are hotbed for terrorism.Gil Ronen, 2/24/2014, 2:33 PM

Hamas to UN: Your Textbooks Are 'Too Peaceful'

In its latest spat with UNRWA, Hamas blasts UN agency for using books that focus too heavily on "peaceful" conflict resolution.Elad Benari, 2/14/2014, 5:46 AM

Hamas Upset with Textbooks that Recognize 'Zionists'

Hamas takes issue with new books used by UNRWA that convince students "to accept the Zionist enemies."Elad Benari, 2/12/2014, 6:13 AM

UN Distributes Fuel to Gaza in Midst of Crisis

UNRWA buys fuel for Gaza where shortage has caused ongoing power outages, garbage collection by donkey-carts, and fears of health crisis.Ari Yashar, 11/28/2013, 6:10 PM

Gazan 'Arab Idol' In US Calls for UNRWA Funding

Mohammed Assaf, himself a UNRWA ambassador, asks for funds on US tour for deficit-ridden 'Palestinian refugee' org.Ari Yashar, 11/27/2013, 9:50 AM

US Congressmen to Kerry: Justify US Aid to UNRWA

Congressmen push US State Department to investigate and justify massive US financial aid to UNRWA after indoctrination charges.Ari Yashar and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2013, 6:10 PM

UNRWA Can't Pay Wages in Financial Crisis

'Palestinian refugee' aid organization will not pay wages next month due to $36 million deficit, criticizes lack of Gaza building materials.Ari Yashar, 11/19/2013, 9:55 PM

Should US AID Place Conditions on donations to UNRWA?

UNWRA educational funds from the USA should have non-incitement strings tied to them.David Bedein, Israel Resource News Agency, 8/29/2013, 6:09 PM

Prosor: Peace Depends on Next Generation Wanting Peace

Israeli ambassador: Peace is only possible if the PA stops educating its children towards hatred of Israel.Elad Benari, 8/28/2013, 4:14 AM

Israel to UNRWA: 'Avoid One-Sided Propaganda'

The Foreign Ministry issued a statement condemning UNRWA for reprimanding Israel over the incident in Kalandiya this week.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/27/2013, 8:57 PM

Netanyahu: Conflict is Not About the 'Settlements'

The Arab-Israeli conflict is rooted in the Arabs' refusal to recognize Israel, Netanyahu tells UN chief.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/16/2013, 10:00 PM

Saudi Arabia Praises EU Ban, Calls for UN Pressure

Saudi Arabia hails EU boycott, calls on international community to increase pressure on Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 7/24/2013, 10:14 AM

Two States? Not at "Camp Jihad"

Short but powerful documentary about UNRWA children's camps raises questions about how western funds are fueling the Middle East conflictGil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 7/22/2013, 3:13 PM

Knesset Review Reveals: Israel Does Not Exist in PA Textbooks

Knesset review of PA textbooks used in UNWRA schools confirms: Jewish rights never acknowledged.Rina Tzvi , 6/25/2013, 8:46 PM

New UNRWA Controversy over Map of ‘Palestine’

UNRWA representative pictured holding a map showing Israel as ‘Palestine.’ UNRWA's explanations fail to satisfy.Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2013, 9:02 AM

Hamas Fumes After UN Suspends Food Aid to Gaza

Hamas urges the UN to reconsider its suspension of food aid for local residents, imposed after protesters stormed a UN depot.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/5/2013, 10:44 PM

Bethlehem Set to Host First 'Palestine Marathon'

Bethlehem to host first "Palestine Marathon," set to take place April 21. Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/14/2013, 1:14 AM

Hamas, PA Leaders Refuse to Assist Suffering Syrian Brethren

Arab leaders, who court international sympathy by portraying their people as displaced victims, are refusing to help Syrian refugees. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/8/2013, 9:06 PM

Hamas Budget Nears $1 Billion

Hamas to spend nearly $900 million in 2013 as budget continues to rise. Gaza to get extensive foreign aid as well.Maayana Miskin, 1/1/2013, 9:54 AM

Al Qaeda Grows as Assad Forces Shell Civilians Across Syria

As the Assad regime becomes increasingly desperate, its forces are starting to shell civilians in every major city across the country.Chana Ya'ar, 12/20/2012, 11:50 AM

The Real Refugees: Children Die of Cold in Syrian Camps

Families on the run from violence in Syria face danger from the winter cold. UN continues to spend on Palestinian “refugees". Maayana Miskin, 11/30/2012, 12:16 PM

Americans in Israel Sue Clinton for US Funding of Arab Terror

Two dozen Americans in Israel are suing Hillary Clinton for negligence in allowing the US to fund the PA, which used money for terror. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/27/2012, 10:38 AM

Hamas-Linked Majority Wins on UNRWA Workers' Union Board

Candidates linked to the Hamas terrorist organization won the majority of seats on a UNRWA union board in recent elections for the posts. Chana Ya'ar, 9/23/2012, 12:02 PM

Conference Highlights "Hypocrisy" of Arab Refugee Status

Should my great-grand-daughter, who lives in England, also be entitled to refugee status because I was driven out of Germany in 1939?Walter Bingham, 9/20/2012, 6:39 PM

From the Hebrew Press: Refugee Fraud

From the Maariv Hebrew Daily, a veteran writer takes apart the refugee canard. Ben Dror Yemini, 6/29/2012, 11:40 PM

US Senate Redefines 'Palestinian Refugee'

The State Department and Jordan are unhappy that US lawmakers want to know how many "Palestinian refugees" actually lived in Israel in 1948Gabe Kahn & Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/25/2012, 12:59 PM

Member of Knesset Einat Wilf Calls Arab Refugees "Manufactured"

"Babies in Gaza are getting refugees status," MK Wilf stated. "Why are we collaborating with the Arab desire to perpetuate the conflict?"Ben Bresky, 3/2/2012, 2:45 AM

Holland May Cut Funds to UNRWA

Holland is reviewing its policy of funding the UNRWA agency for Arab ”refugees," which treats them differently than other refugees. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/13/2011, 10:27 AM

Ayalon to UN: 'End Unequal Treatment of Refugees'

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon called on the United Nations Thursday to end inequality in the treatment of Jewish and Arab refugees. Chana Ya'ar, 12/8/2011, 3:09 PM

‘Bibi Pushing US to Fund Hamas Schools’

The Netanyahu administration, not Obama, is behind efforts to get US dollars to Hamas-linked UN schools in Gaza, journalist says.Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2011, 10:46 AM

When Will Israel's Foreign Ministry Stop Supporting UNRWA?

Historian Moshe Dann points out that the West will continue to fund UNRWA as long as Israel's own Foreign Ministry continues to support it.Chana Ya'ar, 10/2/2011, 8:56 AM

UNRWA Leaving Gaza?

The Hamas terrorist rulers of Gaza claim the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) is planning to leave its territory.Chana Ya'ar, 9/26/2011, 6:59 PM

Video Exposes UNRWA 'Right of Return' Summer Camp

Are UNRWA school children being indoctrinated with the "right of return" illusion? A TV crew was sent to the camp to clarify the issue.Yoni Kempinski, 9/13/2011, 11:07 AM

Israel Transfers $13.5 Million to Gaza

Despite rocket attacks, Israel still transfers money into the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip.Elad Benari, 8/25/2011, 1:06 AM

UNRWA: Palestinians Fleeing Refugee Camp in Latakia

UNRWA says thousands of refugees have been forced to flee the camp in Latakia due to shelling by Syrian forces.Elad Benari, 8/16/2011, 2:38 AM

UNRWA-Bedein Controversy Rages On - Part III: No Retractions

UNRWA spokesman sends scathing retort to Bedein via Arutz Sheva; Bedein does not let the ink on his claims dry for long.Rochel Sylvetsky, 8/5/2011, 11:58 AM

Summer Camp in the PA: Exclusive Photos from D. Bedein

David Bedein had an Arab crew take pictures PA camp that UNRWA aids. UNRWA's spokesman invited him for lunch to talk about it.Arutz Sheva, 8/5/2011, 3:12 AM

"UNRWA - Connected to Hamas and Bad for the Refugees"

New film shows how Hamas has infiltrated UNRWA, but also what another UN agency does to solve the problem of the Arab refugees.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/2/2011, 3:12 AM

Gaza: UN Camp, Resort Attacked

Unknown assailants targeted a UN camp for children and a beach resort, setting fires and threatening employees.Maayana Miskin, 7/29/2011, 1:32 PM

Gaza’s Arab Spring Shuts Down UNRWA, which Blames Israel

Gaza Arabs rioted and forced UNRWA to close down after the agency removed thousands of families from aid list. UNRWA: it’s Israel’s fault.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/26/2011, 2:48 PM

Israel Okays Building Boom in Gaza

Israel has given the go-ahead for a building project in Gaza. A massive amount of construction materials will be transferred. Chana Ya'ar, 6/22/2011, 7:55 PM

Hamas Summer Camps Train Next Generation Terrorists

Hamas reports record numbers of children in its summer indoctrination programs; competing UN programs attacked, burnt to ground.Gabe Kahn., 6/10/2011, 2:48 PM

UN Workers: Holocaust Education Would 'Confuse' PA Children

UNRWA workers oppose Holocaust education in PA schools, as PA accuses Israel of “imitating Nazis.”Maayana Miskin, 5/1/2011, 11:44 PM

Israel to Assist in Housing Projects for Gazans

UNRWA: Israel to facilitate construction of 2,000 housing units for Arabs in Hamas-ruled Gaza. Gil Ronen, 3/9/2011, 7:15 PM

Teapot Tempest: UNRWA Never Planned to Teach Holocaust

Contrary to reports that UNRWA planned to teach Gazan children about the Holocaust, it has now been learned that UNRWA has had no such curriculum.Hillel Fendel, 3/3/2011, 6:35 PM

Hamas Bans Holocaust Studies in UNRWA Human Rights Curriculum

The de facto Hamas government in Gaza has banned Holocaust studies in the human rights curriculum of the region's schools. Chana Ya'ar, 3/2/2011, 12:49 PM

Both Heads of UNRWA in Gaza, Judea and Samaria Resign

The directors of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency in Gaza, Judea and Samaria have both quit their jobs. Neither gave an explanation. Chana Ya'ar, 1/17/2011, 7:50 PM

Yesha Council Shows How PA Negates Peace

The Yesha Council of Jewish Communities in Judea and Samaria has issued a memo succinctly exposing the PA’s anti-peace bargaining positions.Hillel Fendel, 1/10/2011, 7:04 PM

Israel Okays Machine Guns for Gaza Protection of UNRWA

Israel has allowed UN security personnel in Gaza with machine guns to fend off terrorists gunning for UNRWA director John Ging.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/7/2010, 10:36 AM

UNRWA Director Backtracks on 'Right of Return' Criticism

UNRWA's former New York director apologizes after his comments on the “right of return” lead to backlash. Maayana Miskin, 11/3/2010, 10:54 PM

NY UNRWA: Time for Arab Nations to Absorb 'Refugees'

The outgoing New York director of UNRWA angered Jordan for saying Arab nations need to absorb their brethren, the “refugees” from the 1948 war.Chana Ya'ar, 10/31/2010, 5:53 PM