UNRWA

Trump Abandons All Pretense of Being a 'Fair Broker' in the Israel-Palestinian Conflict

Trump Abandons All Pretense of Being a ‘Fair Broker’ in the Israel-Palestinian Conflict

September 11, 2018

Gideon Levy explains that the US is doing everything to disempower, humiliate and weaken Palestinian representation. Contrary to common belief, the US is not doing the State of Israel any favors

Israel: US Cuts to UNRWA Deepen Crisis for Palestinian Refugees

September 8, 2018

US President Donald Trump has cut funding for UNRWA, the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees, which helps some 5 million Palestinians. DW’s Tania Krämer went to Hamas-controlled Gaza, where UN employees are facing a funding crisis. TRNN re-posts selected DW stories as part of a new cooperation agreement with DW

Trump’s Massive Funding Cut Plunges UN Palestinian Refugee Agency into Crisis

July 1, 2018

UNRWA, the United Nations Palestinian refugee agency, could run out of money for aid programs within weeks, after President Trump drastically cut US funding. Expert Phyllis Bennis warns this can lead to a humanitarian catastrophe and make life impossible for many Palestinians

Why is Trump Targeting Palestinian Refugees?

January 16, 2018

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has welcomed US threats to the funding of UNRWA, the UN agency that delivers vital services to millions of Palestinian refugees. We speak to Yara Hawari of Al Shabaka – the Palestinian Policy Network

Yousef Alhelou Reporting From Gaza

November 24, 2013
Al-Helou: The international community has failed the nearly 2 million residents of the Gaza as Israel and Egypt tighten the siege

Refugees from Syria in Gaza Divided Over Assad

July 8, 2013

Palestinian refugees who fled the Syrian civil war are split – Some support Assad, the others support the opposition