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Israel Slashes UN Funding by $1 Million Over UNESCO Vote Critical of Israeli Policy - Haaretz

Israel will cut another $1 million dollars in funding to the UN, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced at a cabinet meeting Wednesday morning following the passage of a UNESCO resolution critical of Israeli policy a day earlier. "UNESCO's ...and more »

UNESCO Passes Resolution Critical of Israeli Conduct in Jerusalem and Gaza - Haaretz

UNESCO's executive committee passed on Tuesday a resolution critical of Israeli conduct in Jerusalem and Gaza. The motion was approved by a smaller majority than in the past, after many countries voted against it due to Israeli and American diplomatic ...and more »

UNESCO disavows Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem in 22-10 vote - Jerusalem Post Israel News

A view of al-Aksa mosque on the Temple Mount from the Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan.. (photo credit: REUTERS). A UNESCO vote disavowing Israel's sovereignty in Jerusalem that passed with only 38% of the voting countries actually supporting the ...and more »

Tensions Between Israel and Germany Intensify Over Critical UNESCO Resolution - Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and German Chancellor Angela Merkel address a news conference at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, February 16, 2016. FABRIZIO BENSCH/REUTERS. Netanyahu: German FM's meeting with leftist NGOs was 'insensitive ...and more »

Israel Prizes awarded at state ceremony - Jerusalem Post Israel News

The Israel Prize is largely regarded as the state's highest honor. This year marks the 64th year it has been awarded. 3 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. AGNES KELETI receives the Israel Prize from Education Minister Naftali Bennett in ...and more »

UNESCO's Latest Resolution on Jerusalem: Much of the Same - Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Once, the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was considered a credible and reputable professional organization. Today, intent on undermining the universal character of UNESCO, the Palestinian leadership has taken the ...and more »

Italy first EU country to publicly reject UNESCO's anti-Israel resolution - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Late this afternoon, while Israelis celebrate Independence Day, UNESCO's 58-member Executive Board is set to approve the text. 2 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. UNESCO. Israel's envoy to UNESCO Carmel Shama-Hacohen puts the resolution ...and more »

Pence: Israel embassy move under 'serious consideration' - Ynetnews

President Donald Trump is seriously considering moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, according to Vice President Mike Pence; the announcement comes ahead of the scheduled meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas ...and more »

Bible contest focuses on centrality of Jerusalem to the Jewish people - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Picking up on the quiz theme of Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took the opportunity to castigate UNESCO for approving a resolution disavowing Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem. 2 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. bible ...and more »

'Next year in Jerusalem' - Jerusalem Post Israel News

Balienjera restaurant hosts a delegation of diplomats for an event sponsored by the American Jewish Committee. (photo credit: THE AMERICAN JEWISH COMMITTEE). Balienjera, a small, unassuming restaurant tucked into the alleyways of Tel Aviv's Kerem ...and more »