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World - Region
11/30/2011 1:06:38 PM

World - Region
11/28/2011 1:15:07 PM
Israel's PM Benjamin Netanyahu says the government is considering releasing tax money to the Palestinian Authority, a punitive measure taken after UNESCO's decision to grant full membership to Palestine

World - Region
11/23/2011 11:54:02 AM
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon calls on Israel to halt settlement activity and to hand over its owed taxes to the Palestinian Authority which it carried out as a result of the UNESCO ban

Heritage - Ancient Egypt
11/15/2011 7:14:24 PM
Egypt's four year membership of the UNESCO committee expired

World - International
11/13/2011 11:20:21 AM
Water fowl, monitor lizards and stray dogs have replaced the throngs of tourists at one of Thailand's greatest historical sites

World - Region
11/12/2011 9:15:01 AM
Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah accuses the United States of ramping up pressure on Iran and Syria as a way to deflect attention from what he called Washington's "searing defeat" in Iraq

World - Region
11/3/2011 5:55:21 PM
Benjamin Netanyahu halts Israel's $2 million annual contribution to UNESCO, a decision that comes three days after the UN organisation admitted Palestine as a full member

World - Region
11/3/2011 12:37:24 PM
Palestinian presidential spokesman says the leadership will be at important "crossroads" ahead of UN Security Council meeting on November 11 to discuss request for full state membership

World - Region
11/2/2011 7:47:49 PM
Following Israel's decision to accelerate settlement building in Jerusalem after Palestine was admitted to UNESCO, the US and EU state show consternation

World - Region
11/2/2011 4:34:41 PM
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu says settlement building is a 'basic right' for Israelis

World - Region
11/2/2011 2:43:17 PM
France condemns the Israeli decision to extend settlement building and obstruct public Palestinian funds

World - Region
11/2/2011 10:41:45 AM
Palestinian leaders react angrily after Israel says it will build 2,000 settler homes and freeze the transfer of Palestinian tax funds, as punishment for joining UNESCO

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
11/1/2011 1:06:04 PM
Emad Abou-Ghazi hopes UNESCO membership is followed by UN recognition

World - Region
10/31/2011 5:55:19 PM

World - Region
10/31/2011 4:32:56 PM
The UN's cultural agency decided Monday to give the Palestinians full membership of UNESCO, boosting their bid for recognition as a state at the UN's main body while drawing scathing criticism from Israel and the United States

World - Region
10/31/2011 4:12:53 PM

World - Region
10/31/2011 2:51:27 PM
Palestine becomes a full member state in UNESCO, after the general assembly votes for its inclusion in Paris

World - Region
10/31/2011 1:45:38 PM
Should Palestinians gain entry after Monday's UNESCO general assembly vote in to the UN cultural body, Israel will join the US in withdrawing funding

World - Region
10/31/2011 12:53:18 PM
The UN's cultural agency faces a crucial vote Monday on whether to grant Palestine full member status, a move that would see it lose a fifth of its budget, with the US withdrawing it funding

Heritage - Islamic
10/10/2011 2:27:37 PM
The first site Palestinians' will seek World Heritage status for is the birthplace of Jesus, after they fight the battle for full UNESCO membership next week

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