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IDF Soldiers Killed in Booby-trapped UN Building

By Karin McQuillan Why are US taxpayers sending a quarter billion dollars a year to a United Nations agency that shows every sign of cooperating with Hamas to kill soldiers of our ally Israel? Israel National News reports: The three IDF soldiers who were killed on Wednesday in Gaza, were killed when explosives detonated within a … Continue reading

The UN, Hamas, and Alice in Wonderland

By IRWIN COTLER The UN Human Rights Council’s vote to launch an international inquiry into alleged Israeli war crimes in “Occupied Palestinian Territory” has a distinct quality of déjà-vu. THE MEETING hall of the United Nations Human Rights Council. Photo: Reuters The UN Human Rights Council’s vote to launch an international inquiry into alleged Israeli … Continue reading

UNRWA finds rockets in one of its Gaza schools

JERUSALEM – The UN agency for Palestinian refugees UNRWA said Thursday it was investigating after finding 20 rockets hidden in one of its vacant schools in the Gaza Strip. It condemned the incident as a “flagrant violation” of international law and said the rockets had been removed and the “relative parties” informed. “Yesterday, in the … Continue reading

Want Peace? Change UN’s Refugee Policy

Jonathan S. Tobin As the United States tries again to revive peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, one of the key sticking points in any such negotiation is getting some much-needed scrutiny in a United Nations forum this week. As Israel Hayom reports, a UN panel will discuss an effort to revise the rules … Continue reading

UNRWA: The UN’s Child Death Cult Education

by David Bedein Following our center’s March 13 presentation at the British Parliament concerning the indiscretions of United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) education, Sir Peter Luff, MP for Mid Worcestershire, requested concrete evidence that would support the findings of the center that UNRWA is preparing its students for war. In response to MP … Continue reading

Another outrageous UN appointment

Bowing to new pressure from the powerful Arab Group in the race to replace controversial official Richard Falk, the president of the U.N. Human Rights Council has decided to ignore the vetting committee’s official choice, and instead appoint Christine Chinkin — co-author of the Goldstone Report, and a law professor at the London School of … Continue reading

The Truth about the UN

Ambassador Danny Ayalon spreads the truth about the UN. Hypocrisy and cynicism have taken over the United Nations, the delegitimization perpetrators and Israel boycotters take advantage of the UN’s image as an advocate of human rights in order to pass anti-Israeli resolutions which attempt to isolate Israel. It is important to spread the truth that … Continue reading

Iran’s bomb in the basement

By CAROLINE B. GLICK   Iran either has a bomb already or is about to get one. And, having been abandoned by the White House, we face this threat alone. Iran nuclear talks at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, November 24, 2013. Photo: REUTERS It is happening in slow motion, to be sure. But … Continue reading

Al-Qaeda groups reap $100 million in ransoms

AFP/UNITED NATIONS – The UN Security Council on Monday demanded that countries not pay terrorist ransoms which the British backers of the move said have reaped Al-Qaeda and its allies more than $100 million.   A resolution passed unanimously by the 15 member council calls on UN members “to prevent terrorists from benefiting directly or … Continue reading

UN 242:It’s Not Just an Arab Refugee Problem

To John Kerry: “Israel’s [post]1967 Borders must be secure and…recognized. They will not be secure unless they are recognized.” (Lord Carradon) And Resolution 242 addresses the objective of “achieving a just settlement of the refugee problem”. Eli E. Hertz Resolution 242 is the cornerstone for what it calls “a just and lasting peace.” It calls for … Continue reading

UNRWA: 64 Years Later

By Jordan Schachtel “A great evil has been loosed upon the world,” said former United States Ambassador to the United Nations Daniel Patrick Moynihan, following a 1975 United Nations Resolution declaring Zionism as a “form of racism and racial discrimination.” The same United Nations (U.N.) that was once engaged in trying to find a peaceful accord … Continue reading