U S withdraws from UNESCO, the U N 's cultural organization, citing anti

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U S Will Pull out of UNESCO Claiming Anti

- skift.com
12 Oct 2017
Photo Credit: The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization logo is pictured on the entrance at UNESCO's headquarters in Paris. U.S. officials have told The Associated Press that the United States is pulling out of UNESCO, after repeated criticism of resolutions by the U.N. cultural agency that Washington sees as anti-Israel. Francois Mori / ...

Trump Was Right to Withdraw the United States from UNESCO

12 Oct 2017
In its statement, the State Department cited "continuing anti-Israel bias" at UNESCO, among other things. The Paris-based agency is far from the only U.N. outfit to single out the Jewish state for opprobrium. But UNESCO's anti-Israel stances have been egregious even by this global body's debased standards, especially since 2011. That was the year the Palestinian Authority ...
- commentarymagazine.com

US withdraws from UNESCO, cites 'continuing anti

- rt.com
12 Oct 2017
"There have been several [UNESCO] resolutions which contended with the Israeli, or more accurately the Jewish version of the status of Jerusalem, and one can indeed quarrel with the question whether its cultural, religious, political... there are many layers to Jerusalem of course," Oren told RT. "Israel considers UNESCO to be anti-Israel, and therefore when the United ...

US Withdraws From UN Cultural Organization

12 Oct 2017
As a result of the funding cuts, the U.S. lost its voting rights in UNESCO's general conference, but maintained an office in the group's Paris headquarters. Since then, UNESCO has continued to make what American and Israeli officials consider deliberately anti-Israel decisions about cultural heritage sites in disputed territory.
- dailycaller.com

The U S Withdraws From Anti

- lidblog.com
12 Oct 2017
Just as their action regarding the Temple Mount, UNESCO's decision to recognize the Cave of Patriarchs as a Palestinian heritage site is a falsification of history. It is not simply an issue of the UN being anti-Israel. UNESCO's recent decisions stem from hypocrisy, Antisemitism, and Anti-Christianity. It is a denial of both Jewish and Christian Faith.

U S and Israel to withdraw from UN's cultural, educational agency

12 Oct 2017
The United States and Israel announced Thursday they are quitting UNESCO after Washington accused the UN's cultural agency of anti-Israeli bias. UNESCO is best known for designating World Heritage Sites such as the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria and the Grand Canyon National Park. "This is a loss to the United Nations family. The United States and Israel were among just ...
- newssummedup.com

US announces withdrawal from UNESCO, cites 'anti The Times of Israel

- timesofisrael.com
12 Oct 2017
In a statement, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said that the decision was "not taken lightly and reflects US concerns with mounting arrears at UNESCO, the need for fundamental reform within the organization and continuing anti-Israel bias at UNESCO."

US to withdraw from UNESCO cultural agency

12 Oct 2017
"This decision was not taken lightly, and reflects U.S. concerns with mounting arrears at UNESCO, the need for fundamental reform in the organization, and continuing anti-Israel bias at UNESCO," State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement.
- thehill.com

U S withdraws from UNESCO, the U N 's cultural organization, citing anti The Washington

- washingtonpost.com
12 Oct 2017
UNESCO was established after World War II to help promote global cooperation around the flow of ideas, culture and information. UNESCO's mission includes programs to improve access to education, preserve cultural heritage, improve gender equality and promote scientific advances and freedom of expression.

U S quits UNESCO over 'anti

12 Oct 2017
"Netanyahu pulled no punches in reminding the body of its anti-Israel and, more bluntly, anti-Semitic bias," Farah wrote. "He condemned UNESCO's July declaration of the Tomb of the Patriarchs as a 'Palestinian World Heritage site,' saying sarcastically, 'That's worse than fake news, that's fake history.'"
- wnd.com

U S and Israel to withdraw from UN's cultural, educational agency

- cbc.ca
12 Oct 2017
The withdrawal of the United States, which is meant to provide a fifth of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's funding, is a major blow for the Paris-based organization, founded after the Second World War to help protect cultural and natural heritage around the world.
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