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UNESCO condemns Iran's Holocaust cartoon contest

UNESCO condemns Iran's Holocaust cartoon contest

UN’s cultural body says Holocaust cartoon contest fosters hatred to violence and racism.Ben Ariel, 16/05/2016 04:42
UNESCO refuses to backtrack on Temple Mount

UNESCO refuses to backtrack on 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, 18/04/2016 22:23
Likud Minister slams UNESCO's 'boorishness'

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, 17/04/2016 19:49
'UNESCO Temple Mount decision will see bloodshed'

'UNESCO Temple Mount decision will see bloodshed'

UNESCO deletes connection between Western Wall, Temple Mount and Jews; Yair Lapid: decision extends terror wave.Arutz Sheva staff, 16/04/2016 21:22
UNESCO welcomes operation to recapture Palmyra

UNESCO welcomes operation to recapture Palmyra

UNESCO chief Irina Bokova welcomes Syria's push to recapture heritage city from ISIS jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2016 04:14
UNESCO Condemns ISIS Destruction of Antiquities

UNESCO Condemns ISIS Destruction of Antiquities

UN’s cultural body condemns destruction by ISIS of antiquities in Syrian city.Ben Ariel, Canada, 04/07/2015 01:57
UNESCO Head Warns Against 'Culture Cleansing'

UNESCO Head Warns Against 'Culture Cleansing'

UNESCO chief Irina Bokova calls for a campaign against ISIS "culture cleansing".Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/07/2015 03:44
Report: ISIS Destroys Ancient City of Hatra

Report: ISIS Destroys Ancient City of Hatra

UNESCO condemns 'appalling' destruction as reports surface city has been razed; archaeologists lament loss.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2015 22:58
UNESCO Cancels Jewish Exhibit Following Pressure

UNESCO Cancels Jewish Exhibit Following Pressure

The United Nations’ cultural body cancels Jewish exhibit, citing "concerns for Israel-PA peace talks."Elad Benari, Canada, 17/01/2014 22:29