Rare U.N. Speech: “Palestinians hijacked UNRWA to ensure Israel no longer exists as state for the Jewish people”

Statement by United Nations Watch Delivered by Dr. Einat Wilf, 23 September 2019 UN Human Right Council, 42nd Session Agenda Item 7 Transcript: Madam Vice President: In the 20th century, as empires collapsed and new states and borders were established, tens of millions of people fled or were expelled in the …

UNRWA’s Anti-Peace Curriculum Violates UN Charter

In the wake of U.S. threats to cut aid to the U.N. relief agency for Palestinians, a look at UNRWA textbooks—which deny Jewish rights in Palestine and erase Israel from the map—shows that the agency is violating the basic tenets of the U.N. Charter by fostering conflict instead of maintaining peace and harming …

U.S. Withholds Over $100 Million in UNRWA Funding After Palestinians Reject U.S. Peace Push

Time Line of Events Leading up to U.S. Freeze of UNRWA Funding Dec. 6, 2017 – Trump issues statement officially recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital: “But today, we finally acknowledge the obvious: that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital.  This is nothing more, or less, than a recognition of reality.  It …

U.N.’s Own Audit Found UNRWA Vulnerable to “Graft and Corruption”

  A flurry of statements and articles by Sweden, the New York Times, and Foreign Policy, want us to believe that a U.S. reduction in its $360 million annual funding of UNRWA would bring humanitarian disaster and threaten international peace and stability. But according to a little-known internal audit, the …