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1 month ago
World news

Israel-Hamas war: China's Xi urges end to war, pledges aid DW 05/30/2024

China pledges reconstruction aid for Gaza and $3 million to UNRWA.
Xi Jinping calls for an international peace conference to address the conflict.
China supports a two-state solution and recognized Palestine in 1988. [ more ]
#israel
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Sanders to Push Amendment Removing Military Funding for Israel in Aid Package

Sanders aims to cut offensive military funding to Israel and restore U.S. funding to UNRWA in Gaza. [ more ]
Truthout
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Ocasio-Cortez Condemns US Complicity in Gaza "Genocide" and "Forced Famine"

Israel's siege of Gaza is considered a 'genocide' by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
House voted to extend ban on funding to UNRWA and restrict Palestinian Authority funding [ more ]
www.france24.com
3 months ago
France news

Live: Israel strikes UN food distribution center in Gaza

Israeli strike hits UNRWA warehouse in Gaza, causing casualties.
Israel plans to relocate 1.4 million displaced Palestinians from Rafah to central Gaza for an upcoming offensive. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Nicaragua drags Germany to ICJ for facilitating Israel's genocide' in Gaza

Nicaragua sues Germany for funding Israel's war on Gaza and cutting aid to UNRWA at ICJ.
Nicaragua accuses Berlin of violating international law by supporting Tel Aviv and asks for emergency measures to cease military aid to Israel. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
EU data protection

EU to release funds for Palestinian aid organization UNRWA DW 03/02/2024

The European Commission suspended payments to UNRWA due to allegations of staff involvement in an attack in Israel. Talks between Israel and Hamas are ongoing for a ceasefire and the release of hostages. [ more ]
The Nation
4 months ago
Social justice

The Biden Administration Joins Israel's War on UNRWA

The International Court of Justice ruling held Israel accountable for potential genocide in Gaza.
Israel and its allies responded by making unsubstantiated allegations and cutting aid to UNRWA. [ more ]
Truthout
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Sanders to Push Amendment Removing Military Funding for Israel in Aid Package

Sanders aims to cut offensive military funding to Israel and restore U.S. funding to UNRWA in Gaza. [ more ]
Truthout
3 months ago
Left-wing politics

Ocasio-Cortez Condemns US Complicity in Gaza "Genocide" and "Forced Famine"

Israel's siege of Gaza is considered a 'genocide' by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
House voted to extend ban on funding to UNRWA and restrict Palestinian Authority funding [ more ]
www.france24.com
3 months ago
France news

Live: Israel strikes UN food distribution center in Gaza

Israeli strike hits UNRWA warehouse in Gaza, causing casualties.
Israel plans to relocate 1.4 million displaced Palestinians from Rafah to central Gaza for an upcoming offensive. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Nicaragua drags Germany to ICJ for facilitating Israel's genocide' in Gaza

Nicaragua sues Germany for funding Israel's war on Gaza and cutting aid to UNRWA at ICJ.
Nicaragua accuses Berlin of violating international law by supporting Tel Aviv and asks for emergency measures to cease military aid to Israel. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
EU data protection

EU to release funds for Palestinian aid organization UNRWA DW 03/02/2024

The European Commission suspended payments to UNRWA due to allegations of staff involvement in an attack in Israel. Talks between Israel and Hamas are ongoing for a ceasefire and the release of hostages. [ more ]
The Nation
4 months ago
Social justice

The Biden Administration Joins Israel's War on UNRWA

The International Court of Justice ruling held Israel accountable for potential genocide in Gaza.
Israel and its allies responded by making unsubstantiated allegations and cutting aid to UNRWA. [ more ]
moreisrael
Itsnicethat
3 months ago
Design

Drawing for Palestine to raise money and awareness at Bologna Children's Book Fair

Drawing for Palestine exhibition aims to raise awareness and funds for the Palestinian cause at Bologna Children's Book Fair.
The exhibition features work by 56 illustrators, organized by Sarah Mazzetti and Andrea Antinori, with proceeds going to UNRWA. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Will UNRWA collapse without US support?

US law imposes yearlong funding ban on UNRWA
UNRWA under pressure due to loss of US support [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Pro-Israel online influencing operation has been targeting UNRWA: Report

Fake social media accounts targeted UN agency with Israeli propaganda
Campaign used fake accounts to promote pro-Israel narratives on social media. [ more ]
#israeli-palestinian-conflict
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Photos: Israel strikes UN warehouse in Rafah as famine looms in Gaza

UNRWA warehouse in Gaza hit amid food supply efforts
Dire humanitarian situation in Gaza due to Israeli bombardment [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
5 months ago
World news

UN defends Palestinian aid agency, and US has 1st military deaths in region since war in Gaza began

UN Secretary-General calls for resumption of funding for aid agency in Gaza
US officials closing in on a ceasefire agreement in Israeli-Palestinian conflict [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Photos: Israel strikes UN warehouse in Rafah as famine looms in Gaza

UNRWA warehouse in Gaza hit amid food supply efforts
Dire humanitarian situation in Gaza due to Israeli bombardment [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
5 months ago
World news

UN defends Palestinian aid agency, and US has 1st military deaths in region since war in Gaza began

UN Secretary-General calls for resumption of funding for aid agency in Gaza
US officials closing in on a ceasefire agreement in Israeli-Palestinian conflict [ more ]
moreisraeli-palestinian-conflict
#gaza
www.france24.com
4 months ago
France news

Live: US military dispatches ship to Gaza to build pier, provide aid

US Army sends ship with aid to Gaza
Sweden resumes aid to UN agency for Palestinian refugees [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
France news

Middle East matters - Allegations against UNRWA: Future of biggest Gaza aid provider in jeopardy

Donor countries are freezing funding to UNRWA after allegations of UN staff involvement in Hamas attacks.
UNRWA is the biggest aid provider in Gaza and may have to stop operations without funding. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
France news

Live: Qatar says truce proposal will be sent to Hamas

A framework to halt the Gaza fighting and for hostage releases is being relayed to Hamas by mediator Qatar.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will meet UNRWA donor nations to address funding cuts affecting ordinary Palestinians. [ more ]
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5 months ago
World news

Israel-Hamas war: Iran denies links to Jordan drone strike DW 01/29/2024

US President Joe Biden suggested Iran-linked groups were behind the strike on a US base in Jordan.
Thousands marched in Jerusalem calling for Israeli resettlement in Gaza. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

UNRWA fund cuts by the West collective punishment' against Palestinians

The head of UNRWA, Philippe Lazzarini, criticizes the decision by Western countries to suspend aid to the Palestinian refugee agency, calling it collective punishment.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres joins Lazzarini in urging donor nations to continue supporting UNRWA and its operations in Gaza. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
France news

Live: UN Security Council to meet after ICJ ruling on Gaza war

The UN Security Council will meet over the ICJ's decision calling for Israel to prevent genocidal acts in Gaza.
The UNRWA has fired staffers suspected of participating in an attack by Hamas, leading the US to temporarily halt funding. [ more ]
www.france24.com
4 months ago
France news

Live: US military dispatches ship to Gaza to build pier, provide aid

US Army sends ship with aid to Gaza
Sweden resumes aid to UN agency for Palestinian refugees [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
France news

Middle East matters - Allegations against UNRWA: Future of biggest Gaza aid provider in jeopardy

Donor countries are freezing funding to UNRWA after allegations of UN staff involvement in Hamas attacks.
UNRWA is the biggest aid provider in Gaza and may have to stop operations without funding. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
France news

Live: Qatar says truce proposal will be sent to Hamas

A framework to halt the Gaza fighting and for hostage releases is being relayed to Hamas by mediator Qatar.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will meet UNRWA donor nations to address funding cuts affecting ordinary Palestinians. [ more ]
www.dw.com
5 months ago
World news

Israel-Hamas war: Iran denies links to Jordan drone strike DW 01/29/2024

US President Joe Biden suggested Iran-linked groups were behind the strike on a US base in Jordan.
Thousands marched in Jerusalem calling for Israeli resettlement in Gaza. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

UNRWA fund cuts by the West collective punishment' against Palestinians

The head of UNRWA, Philippe Lazzarini, criticizes the decision by Western countries to suspend aid to the Palestinian refugee agency, calling it collective punishment.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres joins Lazzarini in urging donor nations to continue supporting UNRWA and its operations in Gaza. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
France news

Live: UN Security Council to meet after ICJ ruling on Gaza war

The UN Security Council will meet over the ICJ's decision calling for Israel to prevent genocidal acts in Gaza.
The UNRWA has fired staffers suspected of participating in an attack by Hamas, leading the US to temporarily halt funding. [ more ]
moregaza
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Israel's war on Gaza: List of key events, day 143

Israel expected to submit a report to the ICJ on Gaza offensive
UNRWA calls reports of a two-month-old baby dying of hunger in Gaza horrific
Israeli war cabinet approved a military plan for providing humanitarian assistance in Gaza Strip [ more ]
Truthout
4 months ago
Left-wing politics

US Anti-Terror Law Has Stigmatized Palestinians as "Terrorists" Since 1969

Terrorism label on Palestinians
UNRWA under scrutiny in 2024 [ more ]
#funding
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

UN chief appoints independent panel to assess UNRWA

UN creates independent panel to assess UNRWA following accusations of staff involvement in Hamas attacks.
Panel led by former French Foreign Minister Catherine Colonna and will work with European research organizations to assess agency's neutrality and response to allegations. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Norway's foreign minister tells Al Jazeera why they still fund UNRWA

Gaza residents fear they will die without aid from UNRWA
Norway will continue funding the agency despite Western cuts [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

UN chief appoints independent panel to assess UNRWA

UN creates independent panel to assess UNRWA following accusations of staff involvement in Hamas attacks.
Panel led by former French Foreign Minister Catherine Colonna and will work with European research organizations to assess agency's neutrality and response to allegations. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Norway's foreign minister tells Al Jazeera why they still fund UNRWA

Gaza residents fear they will die without aid from UNRWA
Norway will continue funding the agency despite Western cuts [ more ]
morefunding
www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
World news

Middle East crisis live: Guterres to meet UNRWA donors over funding crisis; IDF reportedly kills three Palestinians in West Bank hospital

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to meet with key UNRWA donor nations in New York after funding suspension
Guterres calls for the continuity of UNRWA's operations despite accusations against employees [ more ]
#gaza-crisis
euronews
1 week ago
Medicine

Video. The urgent hospital evacuation in southern Gaza

Around 250,000 Gazans are in evacuation zone, 10% of the population in need, overflowing coastal tent camp with limited services. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 weeks ago
World news

At least four killed in Israeli air strike on UNRWA aid centre in Gaza

Israeli air strike hits UNRWA compound, killing civilians and disrupting aid distribution. [ more ]
euronews
1 week ago
Medicine

Video. The urgent hospital evacuation in southern Gaza

Around 250,000 Gazans are in evacuation zone, 10% of the population in need, overflowing coastal tent camp with limited services. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 weeks ago
World news

At least four killed in Israeli air strike on UNRWA aid centre in Gaza

Israeli air strike hits UNRWA compound, killing civilians and disrupting aid distribution. [ more ]
moregaza-crisis
www.aljazeera.com
3 weeks ago
World news

Gaza fighting continues despite Israeli pauses' announcement: UNRWA

Operationally, no changes despite Israeli military announcement for aid pause in Gaza. [ more ]
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