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US seeks to eliminate Palestinian refugee body, UNRWA

ALI ABO REZEG
Published
09.08.2019

Since coming to power in late 2016, U.S. President Donald Trump has spared no effort in attacking the Palestinian people and their legitimate and inalienable rights. 598 more words

Asia

UN agency aiding Palestinians rejects US bid to strip it of mandate

By Reuters – May 24,2019 -JORDAN TIMES

GAZA — The head of the United Nations agency that has supported Palestinian refugees for seven decades hit back on Thursday at a US proposal to have host countries take over the services it provides across the Middle East. 556 more words

Asia

Saudi Arabia pledges $50 mln to UN Palestinian refugee agency

Arab News
November 28, 2018

Saudi Arabia has pledged $50 million to UNRWA which has been hit by the withdrawal of all US funding
The announcement was made at a press conference in the Saudi capital… 228 more words

Asia

Brainstorming with Avi Shlaim

Oct 08,2018 – JORDAN TIMES – JAWAD ANANI

Avi Shlaim is an Israeli British neo-historian who had criticised the Zionist movement. He is originally a rich Iraqi who migrated to Israel in 1950 when he was five years old. 577 more words

The Muslim Times

What Hope for Palestine?

On the fringes of the UN General Assembly in New York, Donald Trump met Binyamin Netanyahu for a friendly chat. The relationship between the United States and Israel remains as close as it has ever been. 433 more words

No more Palestinian refugees

Sep 20,2018 – JORDAN TIMES – GWYNNE DYER

Who said this? “The weak crumble, are slaughtered and are erased from history while the strong, for good or for ill, survive. 803 more words

Asia

Palestinians will survive UNRWA

Sep 11,2018 – JORDAN TIMES – HASAN ABU NIMAH

Clearly, the motive behind defunding UNRWA is the termination of the 70-year-old Palestinian refugee problem. It is of course an Israeli idea. 985 more words

Asia