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(From L) UNESCO Deputy Director-General Getachew Engida, Former French culture minister Audrey Azoulay and UNESCO Chairperson Michael Worbs look on at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris on November 10, 2017 after UNESCO member states approved Azoulay's nomination to head of the cultural agency.

UNESCO: We Got Israelis and Palestinians to Work Together

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) was busy patting itself on the back on Wednesday for supposedly fostering genuine compromise between Israel...
HEBRON ISRAEL - APRIL 12 2009: The Cave of Machpelah in Hebron or Tomb of the Patriarchs (Ma'arat HaMachpelah)

UNESCO: Cave of The Patriarchs Belong to The Palestinians

The UN Executive Board's Commission has adopted two resolutions declaring that both the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron and the Tomb of the...

Protests erupt after 100 UAE troops deployed to Socotra

Some 100 troops from the United Arab Emirates were recently sent to the Yemeni island of Socotra, sparking protests among locals. The troops were...

Former UNESCO director-general claims she tried to soften anti-Israel resolutions

In an interview with Hadashot news, former UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova said that she hopes that Israel and the US decide to return to...

Israel appoints new envoy to UNESCO two months after giving withdrawal notice

The Israeli Foreign Affairs Ministry announced on Thursday that a new ambassador to UNESCO has been chosen. About two months ago, Israeli Prime Minister...

Israel officially withdraws from UNESCO, director-general says she ‘regrets’ the decision

After Israel handed in its official notice of withdrawal from UNESCO on Friday, the organization’s Director-General responded that she regrets the decision: “It is...

UNESCO offices closed for holidays while Israel works to submit withdrawal notice

After Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu instructed Israel’s envoy to UNESCO to submit an official letter of withdrawal, it turns out that the UN...

Netanyahu: US knows Iran, not Israel, is responsible for Middle East problems

During this week’s government meeting, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas’ recent comments about the conflict show that...

Israel announced withdrawal from UNESCO

Today, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered Israel's envoy to UNESCO to submit an official withdrawal notice. Israel joins the US in the move....

Israeli officials warn of dire threats to Israel, Christianity

At the first Christian Media Summit, Jerusalem Affairs and Heritage Minister Ze’ev Elkin warned that various forces in the Arab world are engaged in...