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Head of Palestinian refugee agency rejects U.S. criticism, says his group will survive

Commissioner General Pierre Krähenbühl said the United States is ending funding for political reasons.

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Netanyahu asked Trump administration to cut aid to Palestinian refugee program

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UNRWA funding cut could close Palestinian schools within weeks

UNRWA funding cut could close Palestinian schools within weeks  NBCNews.com UN schools for Palestinians defy funding cuts, open on time  Fox News UN agency chief says Palestinian refugees can’t ‘simply be wished away’  PRI Donald Trump and Middle East diplomacy  The Guardian Full coverage

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Trump Administration Cuts Funds For Palestinian Refugee Aid Program

After angering Palestinians by officially recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, the Trump administration is now cutting the funding of the U.N. program that aids Palestinian refugees.

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Jordan warns of ‘dangerous consequences’ after Palestinian refugee agency gets US funding cut

Jordan’s foreign minister has warned of “dangerous consequences to regional stability” if the Palestinian refugee agency UNRWA cannot provide services to refugees, saying he regrets the US decision to cut aid to the agency. Read Full Article at RT.com

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Wishing away Palestinian refugees: End of US' UNRWA aid explained

‘Doomsday scenario’ could unfold unless Palestinian agency replaces US funding within 30 days, spokesperson says.

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Palestinian anger over US decision to end funding for UN agency

Critics say move to end all funding for agency that assists millions of refugees could further destabilise Middle East Palestinians have condemned the US decision to halt funding to a UN agency that helps educate, feed and provide healthcare for more than 5 million Palestinian refugees across several countries as a “flagrant assault” on their […]

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Trump Administration’s Move to Cut Aid to Palestinian Refugees Is Denounced

The drastic aid cut, urged by President Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, changes another pillar of U.S. policy in Israel.

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The U.N.’s Palestinian Refugee Agency: What It Does and Why It Matters

The Trump administration’s decision to stop funding the agency, which provides services to more than five million Palestinians, carries enormous implications.

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