The European Union and Germany Sign Vital Contribution Agreements at UNRWA Jerusalem Girls’ School in Silwanin East Jerusalem

The European Union and Germany Sign Vital Contribution Agreements at UNRWA Jerusalem Girls’ School in Silwanin East Jerusalem

The European Union (EU) and the Federal Republic of Germany today signed additional contribution agreements with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). The eventtook place at the UNRWA Jerusalem Girls’ School in Silwan, East Jerusalem, with several EU Member States (MS) also joining the ceremony as part of the collective EU and MS support to UNRWA and Palestine refugees.


 


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2019-12-11 17:10:23
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Austria Contributes EUR 2 Million to Support UNRWA   Syria Regional Crisis Emergency Appeal 2019

Austria Contributes EUR 2 Million to Support UNRWA Syria Regional Crisis Emergency Appeal 2019

The Government of Austria yesterday signed an agreement amounting to EUR 2 million with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in support of the Agency’s 2019Syria Regional Crisis Emergency Appeal.


This contribution from Austria will support UNRWA cash assistance programmes to the most vulnerable Palestine refugees in Syria and help ensure that over 20,000 Palestine refugees meet their basic needs.

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2019-12-10 16:41:03
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The atrocities of the IRGC's security forces in Mahshahr-Iran How much does the world really know about it?


By: Hassan.Mahmoudi
UN chief Michele Bachelet said on Dec.6: thepicture now emerging from Iran is extremely disturbing, One of the worst incidents took place in the city of Mahshahr in southwest Iran on Nov. 18 when security forces fired at protesters with machineguns, killing at least 23 and possibly many more.

 

The city of Mahshahr is one of Iran’s important ports for the export of crude oil and oil-related products. Crude oil extra ...

2019-12-10 16:30:00
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ترامب ونتنياهو

Israeli “National Consensus “ on Annexation Policies Supported by US Administration

By: Madeeha Araj,


The National Bureau for defending land and resisting settlements stated in its latest weekly report , that the days before leaving to Lisbon to meet the American Secretary of State, Pompeo, the Israeli Occupation Prime Minister, Netanyahu reiterated his statements on imposing “Israeli sovereignty” on the Jordan Valley, and the northern Dead Sea making use of the American polit ...

2019-12-09 13:44:09
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جدار الفصل العنصري مُقام على أراضي 67 ويلتهم افضل المناطق الفلسطينية

More Steps up tools and Means of Boycotting Israeli Apartheid System

By: Mahmoud Zaben



The he National Bureau for defending land and resisting settlements stated in its latest report on Boycotting the Israeli Apartheid System , that the obvious official EU countries’ rolling steps towards boycotting the Israeli apartheid system, using its legal, legislative and parliamentary institutions, as well as condemning the Trump and his administration’s positions a ...

2019-12-04 13:51:47
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فصل عنصري في الخليل واحتفالات بمرور 50 عاما على الاستيطان الاستعماري في الضفة

New Settlement Operations in Occupied Jerusalem to change Its Historical Features

By: Madeeha Araj,


The National Bureau for defending land and resisting settlements stated in its latest weekly report , that the Israeli Housing Ministry and the Israeli Occupation Municipality in Jerusalem have launched a large settlement scheme to construct 11,000 settlement units on the Qalandia airport lands to expand the Attarot settlement in an attempt to impose sovereignty on the occupied Jerusalem ...

2019-12-02 20:10:16
بقلم : Madeeha Araj
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ندوة بتونس تؤكد أن "صفقة القرن" هي إعادة إنتاج لـ"وعد بلفور "

US Policy Shift on Settlement Paves the way for Israel to annex more Palestinian Land

By: Madeeha Araj,


The National Bureau for Defending Land and Resisting Settlements said in his latest weekly report , that the Trump’s Administration’s resolution and actions including the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, transferring its embassy from Tel Aviv to the occupied Jerusalem, closing the PLO mission office in Washington, banning the UNRWA’s support, recognizin ...

2019-11-25 16:15:47
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Iran: Internet shut down, another suppressive measure

Iran: Internet shut down, another suppressive measure


By: Perviz Khazai

 

The right to access the Internet for every human being is recognized in the UN Charter on Freedom of Expression, Thought, and other fundamental rights. In Iran, however, the judiciary and lawmakers have not yet enacted any kindof laws in this regard and have deliberately ignored it.

 

The uprising, which was sparked because of the gasoline price hike la ...

2019-11-25 16:13:00
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New UNRWA Report Sheds Light on Hardships that Women in Gaza face,   Genius Ways to Cope – and Breaking Points

New UNRWA Report Sheds Light on Hardships that Women in Gaza face, Genius Ways to Cope – and Breaking Points

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for the Near East (UNRWA) has just completed a study on the experiences of women living in the Gaza Strip, which served as a basis for a report called “How Does She Cope?”, releasedtoday as part of the Agency’s annual #GivingTuesday #Give4Gaza campaign. The report looks at the coping mechanisms of people in Gaza, particularly women, to see how they make ends meet in the extraordinary circumstances they live in. 2019-11-25 15:50:42

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Shiraz city of Literary History --- Shows Resistance to Iran's clergy

By: Hassan.Mahmoudi

 

Shiraz is a city in south-central Iran, thebirthplace of the ancient Persian civilization. Known for itsliterary history and many gardens. The marble Tomb of Hafez, honoring the revered poet, sits within its own garden. People from all over the world learn Persian to read his beautiful poems.

 

To the east, the Mausoleum of Sadihouses the 13th-century write ...

2019-11-23 15:33:00
بقلم : Hassan Mahmoudi
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المستوطنون يزرعون اشتال زيتون في اراض سيطروا عليها في الاغوار

Gantz and Netanyahu Compete over Annexing More Land in OPT

By: Madeeha Araj,



The National Bureau for Defending Land and Resisting Settlements said in his latest weekly report , that the Israeli occupation forces assault against the Palestinian citizens in the West Bank including Jerusalem is continued, practice a policy of ethnic cleansing, confiscate and bulldoze their lands. Settlers also continue their provocations and attacks against the Palestinian farm ...

2019-11-18 17:23:55
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  UNRWA mourns the loss of a young student at one of its schools in Gaza

UNRWA mourns the loss of a young student at one of its schools in Gaza

UNRWA hopes that the ceasefire that was reached the night of 13 November will put an end to two days of escalation between Israel and Palestinian armed groups in the Gaza Strip.The Israeli military operations reportedly saw 34 Palestinians[1]killed, including 8 children, and dozens more injured in Israeli air strikes.


 


“We are truly saddened by the killing of one of our young students. Ameer Rafat Ayad was in second grade at the UNRW ...

2019-11-15 22:42:35
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Israel Seizes Large Areas of Land to expand Settlements in West Bank

By: Madeeha Araj,



The National Bureau for Defending Land and Resisting Settlements said in his latest weekly report , that the occupied West Bank witnesses more confiscation of lands in favor of the so-called the “security track” of the separation wall, and settlement in area C, where the Israeli Occupation seized 2522 donums in the West Bank of which 129 in the Daheria and Samo’ to ...

2019-11-11 20:23:07
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UNRWA Commissioner-General resigns

 


United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Commissioner-General, Mr. Pierre Krähenbühl, informed United Nations Secretary-General onWednesday that he would be resigning from his post effective immediately.


 


Secretary-General António Guterres thanked Mr. Krähenbühl for his commitment and dedication to UNRWA and to Palestine refugees. The Secretary-Ge ...

2019-11-08 15:25:47
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UN Secretary-General Appoints Christian Saunders   as the Officer-In-Charge of UNRWA

UN Secretary-General Appoints Christian Saunders as the Officer-In-Charge of UNRWA

 


The UN Secretary-General’s office has announced that the Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) has completed a part of the ongoing inquiry into UNRWAmanagement-related matters.


 


The findings of OIOS revealed management issues which relate specifically to the Commissioner-General. The Commissioner-General has stepped aside until thecompletion of the process. The UN Secretary-General has appointed Mr. Christ ...

2019-11-06 21:39:25
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