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Middle East

Israel turns a blind powerless eye

Today UNRWA provides assistance to over 5 million registered Palestinian refugees. What was meant to be a temporary relief agency has become a quasi-governmental entity nearly seven decades later. Being a UN agency, UNRWA is supposed to espouse values of peace, yet after thorough examination of the curriculum being taught in UNRWA schools – in Gaza, the West Bank, Syria, Lebanon and East Jerusalem – it has been found to be anything but peaceful. Israel continues to turn a blind eye, while its aid and money is helping to create its enemies of tomorrow. (Read More)