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January 31, 2012

UNESCO Unmoved To Try And End Humanitarian Crisis

The Director of the Division of Public Information at UNESCO – Mr Neil Ford – has made it clear that UNESCO still refuses to approach the Imternational Court of Justice (ICJ) for an advisory opinion on the legality of …

January 12, 2012

Palestine Blunder Costs UNESCO $167 Million in 2012-2013

UNESCO’s deficit has skyrocketed from an estimated $120 million to $167 million for 2012-2013 as a result of its decision to admit Palestine as its 195th member in breach of UNESCO’s own Constitution.

December 29, 2011

Palestine – Flag Flies, UNESCO Cries, Legality Dies

Filed under: In The News,The United Nations - 29 Dec 2011

UNESCO has paid a high price for hoisting the flag of “Palestine” among the 194 other flags flying at UNESCO’s Paris headquarters this week.

December 10, 2011

Palestine – “End The Occupation” and “Right the Wrongs”

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 10 Dec 2011

I don’t think there has ever been any Arab propaganda slogan as powerful and successful as “End The Occupation”.

November 26, 2011

Palestine – Abbas Flirts With Political Suicide

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 26 Nov 2011

Palestinian Authority President – Mahmoud Abbas – is inviting political suicide and an end to the two-state solution – should his planned meeting with Hamas leader Khaled Mashal in Cairo this comng Friday lead to the creation of a new …

November 20, 2011

UNESCO creates its own Palestinian problem

The decision to admit Palestine has come at great financial cost to UNESCO and has threatened the abandonment or postponement of many of its worthy and worthwhile programs.

November 13, 2011

Palestine – War Monger Not Peace Lover

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 13 Nov 2011

Amid all the hogwash that passes for political commentary – it is apparent that the 15 members of the Security Council are facing a huge dilemma in deciding whether to recommend the admission of Palestine to the United Nations …

November 6, 2011

Palestine – UNESCO Rebuffs PLO Huffs and Puffs

The PLO application seeking admission of Palestine to the UN has been dealt a serious blow – after 86 of its 193 members failed to support a mirror application for Palestine to join UNESCO.

October 28, 2011

Palestine – Peace, Petulance, Posturing and Pollard

Filed under: Featured Conservative - 28 Oct 2011

Two significant – yet seemingly unrelated – events have occurred during the past week within the ongoing Jewish-Arab conflict:

October 14, 2011

Palestine – Sarkozy Makes Monumental Mistake

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 14 Oct 2011

France’s President – Nicolas Sarkozy – has made a mistake of historic proportions – possibly dashing any hope of the two-state solution between Israel and the Palestinian Arabs coming to fruition – after he told the French magazine Le …

October 8, 2011

Palestine – Fixing The Figures, Fudging The Facts

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 08 Oct 2011

As the United Nations Security Council and the General Assembly continue to consider the PLO application for the State of Palestine to be admitted as the 194th member of the UN – there is concern in Jordan that …

September 30, 2011

Palestine – UN Farce Promises Theater Of The Absurd

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,War On Terror - 30 Sep 2011

The appearance of Mahmoud Abbas at the podium of the United Nations General Assembly on 23 September was reportedly met with “rapturous applause” by those present to witness this latest farce in the ongoing efforts to create a …

September 25, 2011

Palestine – Telling The UN Some Home Truths

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 25 Sep 2011

Israel’s Prime Minister – Benjamin Netanyahu – has announced his intention to address the United Nations General Assembly in New York this week in connection with the proposed application by the PLO for recognition of a Palestinian Arab State along …

September 20, 2011

Palestine – Will Acceptance Ever Replace Rejection?

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 20 Sep 2011

The expulsion of Israel’s ambassador from Turkey and the forced withdrawal of Israel’s entire diplomatic corps from Egypt have become the catalysts to ensure further virulent assaults on the Jewish people at the Durban 111 Conference on Racism to be …

September 10, 2011

Palestine – Will The UN Endorse Ethnic Cleansing?

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy - 10 Sep 2011

Two of the many intriguing matters facing the United Nations in dealing with any proposal to seek recognition of a Palestinian Arab State along the 1967 lines – are:

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