USA freezes payment to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees

USA freezes payment to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees

USA freezes payment to United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki HaleyNimrata (Nikki) HaleyHaley: "Open question" if USA athletes will attend Olympics amid North Korea tensions Haley: Trump isn't deciding who controls east Jerusalem Emergency UN Security Council meeting called after Trump's Jerusalem announcement: report MORE suggested this week that the U.S. could cut funding for the Palestinians unless they agreed to return to the negotiating table with Israel.

"What perpetuates the refugee crisis is the failure of the parties to deal with the issue".

While both groups are designated as terrorist organizations by the United States and Israel, IS sees Hamas as a nationalist movement that does not adhere to the strict interpretation of Islam. It also accused Hamas of "following in the footsteps of the disbelieving West".

He also called on other countries which support Palestinians and oppose US policies in the region to join them in the unified strategy.

Hamas in the past has publicly announced it was receiving weapons and money from Tehran.

"Life is really hard in Gaza nowadays". ISIS fighters began an exodus from Syria and Iraq to the Sinai. "Trump's decision made us very keen to speed up the reconciliation process", he said.

The war of words between the Palestinian Authority and Trump marked one more disagreement since Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in early December and declared that the USA would move its embassy there.

The decision to restore the power came after a request last week from the Palestinians, who said they would resume payments even though Hamas has not relinquished control of the region.

The video goes on to criticize Hamas' new manifesto released in May, saying Hamas watered down its anti-Semitic language and offered to moderate its position toward Israel, distancing itself from Islamist groups in a bid for global recognition.

'It also fights supporters of the Islamic State in Gaza and the Sinai and prevents the migration of these supporters from Gaza to the Sinai'.

Gaza's two million residents have been subjected to a decade-long blockade by Israel.

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