United Nations


Trump Cuts UNRWA Funding — But Not Entirely

The United States notified the U.N. Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) on Tuesday that it was cutting $65 million — more than half of its annual contribution, Reuters reported on…

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UN Hopes to Stave Off Yemen Famine

  Hodeidah Port, Yemen. United Nations aid agencies called on Tuesday for the Yemeni port of Hodeidah to remain open beyond Friday, the date set by a Saudi-led military coalition,…

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Major Meeting to Set Future Palestinian Authority Policy

The Palestinian Central Committee, one of the Palestinian Authority’s main governing bodies, is set to meet Sunday night for what PA officials told Ha’aretz was a “dramatic and important” meeting.…

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Turtle Bay’s Knot of Knaves

Had last week’s United Nations General Assembly vote been about whether the United States, or any nation, has a right to recognize some newly established African or South American country,…

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U.N. Security Council to Meet Friday on Yerushalayim

Japan’s U.N. ambassador says the U.N. Security Council will hold an emergency meeting Friday on President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Yerushalayim as the capital of Israel. Eight countries opposed…

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U.N. to Spend $1.3 Billion for Palestinian Propaganda

A U.N. watchdog group has said that the international body has allocated $1.3 billion to assist the Palestinians in their propaganda war against Israel, Arutz Sheva reported on Sunday. U.N. Watch…

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Danon Accuses U.N. Official of “Hateful Incitement”

Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon harshly criticized the U.N. Human Rights Council Special Rapporteur on the “human rights situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.” “Mr. Lynk is…

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