Israel: UNESCO and UN destroy chances for peace

Netanyahu asks for accelerated construction of 2,000 housing units. The cabinet also decides to halt money transfers to PA. In a series of retaliatory moves against the Palestinian Authority, Israel on Tuesday night agreed to accelerate Jewish construction over the pre-1967 line and to temporarily suspend the transfer of tax funds to the PA. The… Read More Israel: UNESCO and UN destroy chances for peace

UNESCO hails Islamic Palestine as a Jew-free-zone

Washington won’t make planned USD 60 million transfer for UN cultural agency, State Department says. FM: Israel should cut ties with PA. The United States said on Monday it had stopped funding UNESCO, the UN cultural agency, following its vote to grant the Palestinians full membership. US State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland told reporters the… Read More UNESCO hails Islamic Palestine as a Jew-free-zone