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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

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

UNRWA and Palestinian Hatred

By Eileen F. Toplansky We in the West think about child abuse in terms of physical and sexual brutality. In all totalitarian societies, however, child abuse also takes the form of intense psychological manipulation. And no better example can be found than this recent You Tube showing how Palestinian children are being taught to hate … Continue reading

UN Agencies Prevent Peace in Israel

Asaf Romirowsky The John Kerry-Martin Indyk negotiating team needs to come to terms with the fact that the crux of the Middle East conflict is rooted in the Palestinian “Right of Return,” the collective demand claiming a legal and moral right for Palestinian refugees, and more importantly, for their descendants from around the world, to … Continue reading

Islam: The War that dare not be named

Thomas Lifson Our government won’t admit it, but jihadists are at war with the West. The futility of this response is dissected by Ali Salim, in a long, frank discussion of the Jihad War on the Gatestone Institute website. A representative sample: The leaders of the Western world stubbornly claim, as the European Union did … Continue reading

Obama Using the UN to Bully Israel

by Anne Bayefsky  The UN made me do it. That’s how Obama officials are explaining Secretary Kerry’s intense efforts to move Israel onto the front burner and shove over the bloody turmoil immediately affecting millions of Israel’s neighbors and the imminent catastrophe of an Iranian nuclear weapon. Speaking to reporters on July 30, 2013, senior … Continue reading