Israel to Submit Official Letter of Withdrawal From UNESCO by Year-End

When announcing that it was pulling out of UNESCO in October, the US specifically cited “the need for fundamental reform in the organization and continuing anti-Israel bias” at the UN cultural agency. It appears that Tel Aviv has now decided to follow Washington’s step.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has instructed Carmel Shama-Hacohen, the country’s envoy to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to officially announce the country’s withdrawal from the organization.

Israel’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon, for his part, said that the move was caused by UNESCO’s “systematic attacks” on the Jewish state and “attempts to disconnect Jewish history from the land of Israel.”

The official letter of the withdrawal will be submitted by the end of this year, with Israel due to effectively leave UNESCO before the end of 2018.

In October 2017, UNESCO head Irina Bokova said that they had received an official notification from Washington that the United States will withdraw from the organization at the end of next year.

Tel Aviv’s relations with the UN cultural body have been deteriorating over the past several months.

Israel has reduced payments from the funds that the country transfers annually to the United Nations in response to a ruling in UNESCO, which labeled Israeli an “occupying power” in East Jerusalem.

Earlier in May, UNESCO’s executive committee passed a resolution on Israel, referring to the country in the document as “the occupying power” and slamming Israel’s activity in the Gaza Strip and Jerusalem.

The document was supported by 22 UN states, including Russia, China, and Sweden. The United States was among ten countries that voted against the resolution.

Israel’s UNESCO withdrawal announcement comes after Thursday’s UN General Assembly vote in which an overwhelming majority of UN member states rejected US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital.

One Reply to “Israel to Submit Official Letter of Withdrawal From UNESCO by Year-End”

  1. The Jews were only in control there for 250 out of 5000 years. The Palestinians have been there the entire time: before, during, and after the Jewish moment. And irony of ironies, the Palestinians that the European Ashkenazis are “wiping out” are in fact the descendants of those very Jews who were there when the Romans took over way back when. European “Jews” are wiping out the real original Jews.

    Take a look at the “Maps of War: Imperial History of the Middle East” website to see just how many times that piece of land has changed hands over the millennia. I count seventeen times.

    It is past time to examine the actual Historic Record as to just how long the Jews ever actually “controlled” that land …… they claim they ran there to escape Egypt ….. but the truth is Palestine & Syria were provinces of Egypt at the time …. why would they escape to a province of their pursuers? Because the Bible is FICTION written by people who did not know history …
    According to the Balfour Declaration the “Jewish homeland” is to be located in PALESTINE……. but Jews insist there is NO SUCH THING as PALESTINE ……. therefore Israel is immediately ANNULLED.
    Israel demands the Palestinians “recognize Israel’s right to exist” —-
    How can People that “Do not EXIST” recognize their DENIER’S “right to exist”?!
    Israel DENIES that Palestinians even EXIST!
    Where is Israel’s Recognition of the PALESTINIAN’S EXISTANCE!?
    Palestinian DENIERS are Christ DENIERS.
    Israel is attempting to create a MYTH that the Palestinians “do not exist”
    That is standard “dehumanizing prior to exterminating”
    Israel also DENIES Jesus Christ.
    WHEN Israel acknowledges HIM at all
    Israel calls Jesus “the BASTARD of a Roman soldier and Mary, a PROSTITUTE”
    Israel claims that JESUS is in HELL, boiling in excrement.
    Israel DENIES the Human and Spiritual Equality of NON-Jews with Jews.
    Israel is a HUMANITY DENIER.

    During the 1980s an earthquake shook Biblical myths. The discoveries made by the “new archaeology” discredited a great exodus in the 13th century BC. Moses could not have led the Hebrews out of Egypt into the Promised Land, for the good reason that the latter was Egyptian territory at the time. And there is no trace of either a slave revolt against the pharaonic empire or of a sudden conquest of Canaan by outsiders.

    Modern archaeology proves that the Exodus actually happened to the Hyksos, not the Hebrews, so claiming descent from Moses really doesn’t mean that much since he seems to have stolen all the stories he wrote down (like the story of the flood copied from the Epic of Gilgamesh). At best he is a great self-promoter; at worst he was a hoaxer like Oded Golan. Some scholars, such as Sigmund Freud, have pointed out the obvious implausibilities on the Moses story and have suggested that “Moses”, an Egyptian word meaning “Prince” may have been another name for the heretic Pharaoh Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV), and the story of the Exodus a highly romanticized telling of his attempted return from exile, with the usual spin so that failure to reclaim his throne is sold to later generations as a symbolic victory.

    Why would downtrodden slaves “escape” to a PROVINCE of their Master? Palestine/Syria was all subject to Egypt at the time of the exodus. Those were the banished from power worshippers of ATEN that left the center of power for the FRINGE of the Empire, hoping to someday return to power.
    Moses was “raised” as an Egyptian Prince, because Moses WAS an Egyptian Prince. As a matter of FACT, the “Hebrews” are EGYPTIAN Aten worshippers who interbred with the Native People of Palestine.
    The Hebrews, the participants of the fabled Exodus, were EGYPTIAN refugee worshipers of ATEN, the MONOTHEISTIC Egyptian LIGHT God.
    After Amenhotep IV aka Akenhaten elevated Aten to THE god of Egypt (THOU SHALT HAVE NO OTHER GODS BEFORE ME)
    the priests of Amon and the lesser gods worked to undermine Aten. Upon the death of Pharoh Akenhaten, the “ONE” god, Aten, was
    overthrown. The temples and all trace of Aten were pulled down and erased. The followers of Aten were persecuted and harrassed.
    After some years of this, the followers of Aten made an “exodus” (a going out) from Egypt, to the COLONIES of Egypt in Palestine.
    Oddly enough, Egypt reached new heights of imperial splendour and prosperity during the New Kingdom (18th – 19th dynasties). Tutmosis III campaigned beyond the EUPHRATES and reached the Fourth Cataract on the Nile; Rameses II halted the advance of the Hittites in SYRIA, which means Egypt marched ALL OVER the so-called Israeli kingdom, because Egypt OWNED PALESTINE.
    Jerusalem was ruled by New Kingdom Egypt from 1550-1440 BCE.
    NOTE: It is not called a HOMECOMING or RETURN, as it would have been if the participants were SEMITES originally from Palestine.
    They THEMSELVES termed it an EXODUS. [EX out of, from, and HODOS, way]
    This is people who WERE Egyptian and LEFT, went OUT OF the center of Egypt to seek refuge at the edges of Egypt, but still under the umbrella of Egypt.

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