Unesco is like ISIS and Jerusalem like Palmyra

If the Jews have no connection with the Temple Mount, where does that leave Christianity? Giulio Meotti, 10/15/2016, 11:33 PM

UNESCO chairman apologizes for decision

UNESCO chairman apologizes, says he will use connections to bring back 40-year consensus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2016, 10:17 PM

World fights UNESCO

60,000 sign petition against UNESCO, after it declared no connection between Jews and Temple Mount.Hezki Baruch, 10/15/2016, 9:52 PM

UNESCO official urges delay in vote on anti-Israel resolutions

Michael Worbs, who chairs UNESCO's executive board, calls for vote on resolutions denying Jewish connection to Jerusalem to be delayed.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/14/2016, 11:20 PM

UNESCO chief criticizes anti-Israel resolution

UNESCO Director General speaks out against resolution that disregards the Jewish connection to the Temple Mount and the Western Wall.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/14/2016, 9:11 PM

As Unesco ignores Jewish history, read the facts

The truth may not always win, but it is always right. Eli E. Hertz, 10/14/2016, 3:46 PM

Bennett suspends activities with UNESCO

Education Minister Naftali Bennett ceases UNESCO activity, says those backing terror 'may be next in line.'Hezki Baruch, 10/14/2016, 11:46 AM

Trump slams UNESCO decision

Trump, Netanyahu, lawmakers, slam UNESCO declaration that Israel has no historic ties to Temple Mount.Chana Roberts, 10/14/2016, 9:03 AM

U.S. lawmakers blast UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem

Senator Ted Cruz and Congressman Jerrold Nadler condemn UNESCO resolution which denies Jewish connection to the Temple Mount and the Kotel.Ben Ariel, 10/14/2016, 6:43 AM

UNESCO says New York is not part of America

This is meant to be a satire, but it may be a prophecy... Jack Engelhard, 10/14/2016, 1:19 AM

PA officials pleased with anti-Israel UNESCO resolution

PA officials welcome UNESCO resolution denying Jewish connection to Jerusalem, say it sends a message to Israel to "end the occupation".Elad Benari, 10/14/2016, 12:02 AM

Watch: The Bible - Revised by UNESCO

Today UNESCO adopted a resolution denying the Jewish and Christian connection to Jerusalem. Try to imagine which Bible the UN was using.Arutz Sheva staff, 10/13/2016, 8:43 PM

Hotovely: UNESCO decision an 'affront' to Jews and Christians

Deputy Foreign Minister says UNESCO resolution denying Jewish connection to Kotel a disgrace and an attack on both Jews and Christians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2016, 8:33 PM

PM: UNESCO theater of the absurd continues

PM Netanyahu told UNESCO members to visit the Arch of Titus and see which treasures were plundered 2000 years ago from the Temple.Yoel Domb, 10/13/2016, 6:00 PM

Zionist Union MKs attack UNESCO decision

Zionist Union MK's Ayelet Nahmias-Verbin and Tzipi Livni attacked the UNESCO decision to deny a Jewish connection to the Western Wall.Yoel Domb, 10/13/2016, 5:11 PM

UNESCO says Jews have no connection to Temple Mount

UN passed a resolution Thursday denying the Jewish connection to the Temple Mount and the Western Wall.Yoel Domb, 10/13/2016, 4:49 PM

Israel turns to Vatican for help at UN

Israel asked the Vatican's representative to UNESCO to work to convince nations not to deny Jewish connection to JerusalemGary Willig, 10/13/2016, 4:33 PM

United Nations: Western Wall not Jewish

UNESCO resolution expected to pass not only denies Temple Mount's Jewish ties, but also portrays Western Wall as Muslim holy site.Nitsan Keidar, 10/13/2016, 8:28 AM

U.S. lawmakers urge UNESCO not to rewrite Jerusalem's history

Ros-Lehtinen and Cruz lead bipartisan effort urging UNESCO to reject resolution describing the Temple Mount as holy Muslim site.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/11/2016, 8:49 PM

UNESCO hearing on 'offensive' Temple Mount resolution delayed

Following recent terror attacks and attempted coup d'etat in Turkey, hearing on controversial Temple Mount resolution in UN body postponed.Nitsan Keidar, 7/17/2016, 2:22 PM

Foreign Min. blasts 'offensive' UNESCO Temple Mount resolution

Foreign Ministry Director General ridicules UNESCO resolution nixing Jewish connection to Temple Mount, describing it as 'Muslim holy site'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2016, 2:23 PM

UNESCO again tries to deny Jewish connection to Temple Mount

New UNESCO resolution in continued effort to turn Judaism's holiest site into solely Muslim.Matt Wanderman, 7/10/2016, 5:05 PM

Brazil 'regrets' UNESCO vote denying Jewish link to Kotel

Brazilian Foreign Minister Jose Serra says his country will change its vote on UNESCO motion, which declared Jewish sites 'Muslim.'JTA, 6/14/2016, 3:40 PM

‘Jews invented the Temple Mount lie’

Organization representing Palestinian religious leaders praises the UNESCO denial of Jewish ties to the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevy, 5/16/2016, 2:50 PM

UNESCO condemns Iran's Holocaust cartoon contest

UN’s cultural body says Holocaust cartoon contest fosters hatred to violence and racism.Ben Ariel, 5/16/2016, 4:42 AM

Revealed: Netanyahu's harshly worded letter to France

PM Netanyahu sent a strongly worded letter to French President Francois Hollande after France supported UNESCO on the Temple Mount.Hezki Baruch, 5/15/2016, 5:18 AM

French PM condemns 'clumsy' UNESCO Temple Mount resolution

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls says UN cultural agency was wrong to describe Temple Mount as a Muslim site.Ari Soffer, 5/11/2016, 4:49 PM

French official pans his country's UNESCO vote

French Interior Minister criticizes his country’s vote on UN resolution ignoring Jewish connection to Temple Mount.JTA, 5/11/2016, 3:56 AM

UN official spurns Netanyahu history lesson offer

UN Mideast coordinator bristles at Israeli PM's suggestion UN staff uneducated, after UNESCO branded Temple Mount 'Muslim.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2016, 9:01 PM

Netanyahu to host Jewish history lecture for UN officials

Netanyahu to hold Jewish history seminar in the wake of UNESCO decision denying Jewish connection to Temple Mount.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/6/2016, 8:41 PM

'UNESCO Temple Mount denial is worse than Holocaust denial'

Pro-Israel Christian groups head to UN to condemn UNESCO's resolution denying Jewish connection to Temple Mount.Ari Yashar, 5/5/2016, 6:32 PM

'Anti-Semitism didn't die in the bunker with Hitler'

PM blasts incitement against Jews, Israel on Holocaust Remembrance Day, say internet spreads it 'in ways Hitler couldn't have imagined.'Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2016, 9:18 PM

Israel protests UNESCO 'Muslim Temple Mount' decision

Netanyahu orders FM to send sharp letter to all countries that supported UNESCO decision claiming Temple Mount is Muslim.Nitsan Keidar, 4/20/2016, 7:58 PM

Online petition: UNESCO must not erase Jewish Temple Mount ties

Activists launch petition against 'insulting' UN decision to deny all Jewish connection to Temple Mount, Western Wall.Ari Soffer, 4/20/2016, 11:24 AM

UNESCO refuses to backtrack on 'Muslim Temple Mount'

UNESCO head calls for 'respect and dialogue' following outrage over its decision, but does not take back saying Temple Mount is Muslim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 10:23 PM

Temple Institute: UNESCO decision 'revisionist', 'obscene'

Vote divorcing Temple Mount and Judaism even violates Islamic tenets of faith, Rabbi Chaim Richman notes.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/18/2016, 2:47 PM

Likud Minister slams UNESCO's 'boorishness'

Akunis writes head of UN body that declared Temple Mount to be Muslim only, decries their 'resounding lack of historical knowledge.'Ari Yashar, 4/17/2016, 7:49 PM

Netanyahu: UN reached new lows denying Jewish Temple Mount ties

PM blasts UNESCO for erasing Jewish connection to Temple Mount, Western Wall, says UN 'rewriting basic human history.'Tova Dvorin, 4/16/2016, 11:03 PM

Lapid: UNESCO Temple Mount decision will cause bloodshed

UNESCO deletes connection between Western Wall, Temple Mount and Jews; Yair Lapid: decision extends terror wave.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/16/2016, 9:22 PM

UNESCO chief welcomes operation to recapture Palmyra

UNESCO chief Irina Bokova welcomes Syria's push to recapture heritage city from ISIS jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2016, 4:14 AM

Report: UNESCO to condemn Iran Holocaust denial contest

Haaretz report that UNESCO chief will raise the issue of Iran's anti-Holocaust cartoon contest in meeting with Rouhani.Ben Ariel, 1/26/2016, 6:46 AM

Obama seeks to restore aid to bodies that recognize 'Palestine'

Obama/Kerry seek to renew funding to organization that accepts state" not recognized by U.S. – despite law forbidding this.Hillel Fendel, 12/17/2015, 12:13 AM

European Rabbis slam UNESCO over Rachel's Tomb, Machpela

The Conference of European Rabbis says UNESCO's moral legitimacy is in doubt after it listed the sites as Muslim.Yoni Kempinski, Athens, 11/12/2015, 6:49 PM

'Islamic site'? Thousands of Jews pray at Rachel's Tomb

Thousands at site of Jewish matriarch's tomb ahead of day of her passing; UNESCO just recognized site as 'Muslim.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2015, 10:39 AM

Jewish Members of Congress condemn 'offensive' UNESCO vote

Jewish-American legislators issue bipartisan condemnation of vote blaming Israel for violence, listing Jewish holy sites as 'Muslim.'Ari Soffer, 10/22/2015, 12:42 PM

'UNESCO Cannot Alter Jewish Connection to Holy Sites'

Israeli Foreign Ministry blasts UNESCO's decision to have Rachel's Tomb, Cave of the Patriarchs listed as Muslim sites.Cynthia Blank, 10/21/2015, 8:17 PM

UNESCO Passes Arab Resolution: Cave of Patriarchs 'Islamic'

Rachel's Tomb, Cave of the Patriarchs now listed as Muslim sites, Israel condemned over Temple Mount 'aggression.'Ari Soffer, 10/21/2015, 2:25 PM

PA Drops UNESCO Kotel Bid - Partially

PA backs down on claiming Kotel as a Muslim site, but is still trying to claim Cave of Machpelah and Rachel's Tomb.Ari Yashar, 10/21/2015, 9:48 AM

Lapid to British FM: UNESCO Bid Part of PA's Incitement

Yesh Atid chairman asks Britain’s Foreign Secretary to thwart PA initiative to pass resolution on Kotel at UNESCO.Ben Ariel, 10/21/2015, 5:13 AM

UNESCO Chief Blasts PA Attempt to Claim Kotel as Muslim Site

Director-General issues statement 'deploring' proposal, backed by Arab states, to claim Kotel as part of Al-Aqsa Mosque.Ari Soffer, 10/20/2015, 9:10 PM

The Noose Grows Tighter, the Left's Denial Deepens

The fact that UNESCO has even considered the proposal on the Old City brought by the Palestinian Authority, is beyond belief.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 10/20/2015, 8:42 PM

Diaspora Jews Livid at PA Bid to Claim the Kotel at UNESCO

Jewish leaders in the United States, Europe condemn proposal to claim Western Wall as Muslim site as 'an affront to Jews everywhere.'Ari Soffer, 10/20/2015, 5:10 PM

American Lawmakers Urge Action Against UNESCO Kotel Resolution

Reps Nita Lowey and Ted Deutch ask ambassador to UNESCO to work to block the PA from claiming Kotel as its own.Ben Ariel, 10/20/2015, 5:17 AM

PA Tries to Claim Western Wall at UNESCO as 'Muslim Site'

Proposal, likely to pass due to Muslim majority, would have Kotel renamed Buraq Plaza and made part of Al-Aqsa Mosque.Ari Yashar, 10/16/2015, 3:09 PM

Japan Seeks UN Recognition of 'Japanese Schindler'

Japan preps documents to have Chiune Sugihara, who saved 6,000 Jews from Holocaust, added to Memory of the World Register.Ari Yashar, 9/25/2015, 11:13 AM

UNESCO's Use of Moral Relativism to Foster Anti-Israel Bias

UNESCO goes from nonsense to downright lies and double standards - only when dealing with Israel.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld and Jamie Berk, 8/18/2015, 1:07 PM

Ancient Jewish Town Recognized as World Heritage Site

Beit She'arim, home and resting place to Mishna editor Rabbi Yehuda HaNasi, becomes a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Orli Harari, 7/5/2015, 2:55 PM