International condemnation of cuts to UNRWA rejected

Inter-Parliamentary Union rejects Arab initiative to hold urgent discussion on the funding for UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Nitsan Keidar, 10/16/2018, 2:42 AM

Canada announces $50 million in funding for UNRWA

Canada steps up aid for UN agency for “Palestinian refugees” following US cut.Elad Benari, 10/14/2018, 6:39 AM

The path to peace begins in the classroom

Education is the key when we seek to fight UNRWA's support of terrorism.Jay Shapiro, 10/12/2018, 4:13 PM

'UNRWA teaches children to blow themselves up'

Arab human rights activist Bassam Eid supports Trump's defunding of UNRWA as only way to raise Palestinian Arabs out of misery.Shimon Cohen, 10/8/2018, 3:47 PM

Barkat: There's no such thing as a 'refugee' in Jerusalem

Jerusalem’s outgoing mayor urges international community to consider his proposal to end the local operations of UNRWA.Ben Ariel, 10/8/2018, 6:06 AM

UNRWA concerned over Barkat plans

UN agency for “Palestinian refugees” expresses concern after Jerusalem Mayor outlined plan to remove it from the city.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/5/2018, 10:04 PM

Inside Nir Barkat's plan to remove UNRWA from Jerusalem

A crackdown on illegal activities, revamping sanitation, and land confiscation: Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat goes to war.Tzvi Lev, 10/4/2018, 10:04 PM

UNRWA employees in Gaza flee to Israel

Foreign employees of UNRWA cross border into Israel 'following a series of worrying security incidents affecting its personnel.'AFP, 10/2/2018, 8:57 AM

UNRWA receives $118 million from donor countries

UN agency for “Palestinian refugees” receives pledges from donor countries following US aid cut.Ben Ariel, 9/28/2018, 5:15 AM

UK Labour Party backs freeze on arms sales to Israel

British Labour Party criticizes Israel’s use of force against protesters on Gaza border, calls for more government funding for UNRWA.Elad Benari, 9/26/2018, 6:09 AM

Jordan seeks urgent UNRWA funding

Jordan's King Abdullah II calls at UN for international community to save UNRWA after US cuts funding.AFP, 9/26/2018, 3:58 AM

Mass protest in Gaza over UNRWA job cuts

Thousands protest UNRWA layoffs and cutback in work hours, after US ends funding for the agency.AFP, 9/19/2018, 10:44 PM

PA seeks financial support for UNRWA

PA cabinet leader meets UNRWA Commissioner-General following US cut to its funding.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2018, 5:42 AM

Trump has dumped the PLO and made relics of the 'refugees'

Looming large: Jordan's entry into the scene, making the 'refugees' into relics of the past. David Singer, 9/13/2018, 7:58 PM

Republican Senator introduces bill targeting UNRWA

Oklahoma Senator James Lankford's law would require UNRWA to change its definition of Palestinian refugees or the US will sever ties.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/8/2018, 12:31 AM

UNRWA: The great refugee fraud

This has to be heard.Walter Bingham, 9/7/2018, 6:19 PM

No refuge for UNRWA

The US is helping Israel solve problems: Is the story of Palestinian refugees on its way out of the world?Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2018, 1:46 AM

PA blasts Jerusalem Mayor's plan to expel UNRWA

PA cabinet chief says Nir Barkat's plan to expel UNRWA from Shuafat amounts to contempt for international law.Dalit Halevi, 9/5/2018, 5:43 AM

Britain increases aid to UNRWA

Britain announces an additional £7 million in aid to UN agency for "Palestinian refugees", days after US ends funding to the organization.Elad Benari, 9/5/2018, 5:16 AM

Jerusalem Mayor: 'I'm removing UNRWA from Jerusalem'

'Replace failing services with successful municipal initiatives. Wherever municipality operates, Arab public more satisfied, less violent.'Mordechai Sones, 9/4/2018, 9:46 PM

PLO calls for struggle to save UNRWA

PLO parliament calls on parliaments around the world to oppose US decision to end aid to UNRWA.Dalit Halevy, 9/3/2018, 8:33 PM

Barkat vows to expel UNRWA from Jerusalem

Jerusalem mayor says that 'UNRWA is a foreign and unnecessary entity that has failed miserably, and I intend to expel it from Jerusalem.;Tzvi Lev, 9/3/2018, 12:45 PM

Report: Netanyahu changed UNRWA policy unilaterally

Defense officials complain PM decided to support defunding UNRWA without consulting Security Cabinet or security experts.Gary Willig, 9/2/2018, 9:37 PM

Netanyahu: UNRWA decision a welcome and important change

PM Netanyahu praises US decision to cease funding 'irredeemably flawed" UNRWA.JTA, 9/2/2018, 7:35 PM

‘Substantial’ German funding increase to make up US shortfall

But it won’t be enough to keep UNRWA afloat, German Foreign Minister says in letter to other EU member countries.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2018, 3:00 PM

'We made sure Gush Katif evictees would not be refugees'

PM opens school year with students in Yad Binyamin, also addressing US decision on UNRWA. 'Did we keep refugees who came here refugees? No.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2018, 12:05 PM

Jordan: Stopping funding for UNRWA fuels radicalism

Jordan's Foreign Minister regrets U.S. decision to halt funding to UNRWA, says it harms prospects for Middle East peace.Elad Benari, 9/2/2018, 5:30 AM

Hamas: Trump is trying to eliminate refugee issue

Hamas 'Refugee Department' condemns US decision to cut funding to UNRWA, emphasizes commitment to 'right of return.'Dalit Halevi, 9/2/2018, 12:49 AM

UNRWA: US decision unrelated to our performance

UNRWA Commissioner-General Krähenbühl claims US decision to cut funding result of poor relations, is unrelated to organizational failings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2018, 10:15 PM

EU 'committed' to securing funding for UNRWA

European Union says 'many' countries have pledged support for UNRWA, urges US to reconsider 'regrettable' decision.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2018, 9:06 PM

It's official: U.S. ends funding to UNRWA

State Department officially announces the United States will not make any additional contributions to UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/1/2018, 1:11 AM

PA official: Canceling aid to UNRWA threatens peace

PA envoy to Washington warns against canceling aid to UNRWA, claims doing so threatens the prospects of peace.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/1/2018, 12:35 AM

'We support funding to PA, but not through UNRWA'

Senior officials in the Prime Minister's Office say U.S. aid cut from UNRWA should be transferred to those who will make good use of it.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/31/2018, 10:52 PM

Report: US ending all funding to UNRWA

Likud MK Haskel says US plan is 'a very good thing,' will help end Arab-Israeli conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2018, 11:13 AM

Trump includes Fake Refugees in list of Fake News

Trump turns screws as PLO creates fake news on Jerusalem and refugees. David Singer, 8/31/2018, 7:30 AM

Jordan to host fundraiser for UNRWA

Jordan will host a fundraiser at the UN headquarters in New York to keep UN agency for “Palestinian refugees” afloat.Ben Ariel, 8/31/2018, 5:46 AM

Trump administration set to end UNRWA funding altogether

US Amb. Nikki Haley says US will contribute to UNRWA if organization 'reforms what it does.'JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2018, 9:08 AM

Haley urges Mideast nations to increase aid to UNRWA

U.S. ambassador to the UN says UNRWA will need to be reformed before Washington can consider fully supporting it again.Elad Benari, 8/29/2018, 1:04 AM

'Trump was furious when he learned what UNRWA, PA were doing'

Journalist David Bedein explains how US President reacted to learning of incitement, depiction of terrorists as role models, in PA schools.Hezki Baruch, 8/28/2018, 4:30 PM

Bennett praises Trump: 'Brave step for justice'

Education Minister expresses support for Trump plan to cancel recognition of fictitious 'right' of return and inherited refugee status.Mordechai Sones, 8/26/2018, 11:49 AM

Will Trump eliminate the Right of Return?

US may ask Israel to rethink policy of allowing UNRWA to operate in Judea, Samaria, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2018, 9:06 PM

PA: Palestinian citizens are helpless

PA cabinet head says 80 percent of Gazans rely in one way or another on international aid.Dalit Halevi, 8/20/2018, 2:06 AM

UNRWA: We'll open school year on time

Agency threatened month ago not to open school year following budget crisis.Mordechai Sones, 8/16/2018, 1:16 PM

Where has all the flour gone? The fake humanitarian UNRWA crisis

The amount of funding UNRWA gets is enough to feed Gaza. Where has it disappeared? David Bedein, 8/14/2018, 3:47 AM

Report: Israel asked US not to cut UNRWA's budget

New report says Israel asked US not to cut aid to Gaza, to avoid violence on the border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 8:59 AM

'Mutiny' at UNRWA

Workers furious at layoffs seize control of part of UNRWA Gaza headquarters, agency head says.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 6:48 PM

PLO: Harming UNRWA will lead to violence

PLO member says the United States has no authority to change UNRWA's original mandate.Dalit Halevi, 8/7/2018, 4:45 AM

Palestinian Authority: We'll foil the plan to close UNRWA

Palestinian Authority Chairman Abbas' office promises to foil 'subversive' US 'plot' to limit UNRWA activities.Dalit Halevi, 8/5/2018, 12:27 AM

Report: Jared Kushner working to close UNWRA

Jared Kushner is working to discover true number of refugees, close UNRWA, report says.Nitsan Keidar, 8/4/2018, 9:32 PM

Trump warns UN for hypocrisy on PLO, Hamas and Israel

Last year, Iran’s contribution to UNRWA was zero. Algeria’s contribution to UNRWA was zero. Tunisia’s contribution to UNRWA was zero. Haley named and shamed. David Singer, 8/1/2018, 7:21 AM

UNRWA axes jobs after American aid cut

UN agency for “Palestinian refugees” cuts more than 250 jobs in Judea, Samaria and Gaza.Ben Ariel, 7/26/2018, 5:43 AM

UN envoy demands Trump resume funding to UNRWA

Nickolay Mladenov concerned over UNRWA's financial crisis as school year about to begin.Ben Ariel, 7/25/2018, 5:46 AM

UNRWA warns of cuts to Gaza, PA programs

UN agency for descendants of Arab refugees to cut back on operations in wake of $217 million budget shortfall.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2018, 7:22 PM

A numbers game to save Gaza

If thirty countries took a minimum of five thousand people every year that would equal 1.5 million people exiting Gaza over ten years, for a chance for a good life elsewhere. Leonie Ben-Simon, 7/1/2018, 7:27 PM

UNRWA reduces its deficit

Senior official in UN's agency for "Palestinian refugees" pledges to continue to provide services despite large budget deficit.Dalit Halevi, 6/29/2018, 4:35 AM

UNRWA seeks funding to meet deficit

UN agency for “Palestinian refugees” says it needs more than $200 million to fund projects until the end of the year.Ben Ariel, 6/26/2018, 5:43 AM

UNRWA to reduce operations in Gaza

UNRWA announces deferment in payments to Gaza employees amid budget shortfallAFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2018, 6:33 PM