The resolution passed in Prague also urged the government to deny funding for UNESCO if it persists with policies deemed anti-Israel
Tunisian culture minister makes announcement on last day of traditional Lag b'Omer pilgrimage near Djerba's Ghriba synagogue, the oldest in Africa
Right-wing minister demanded government discuss expelling UN from Jerusalem headquarters over UNESCO vote, but MFA objects to move and will stress the office actually houses UNSCO staff
New cut to Israel's membership fees reduces yearly payment to UN to $2.7 million ■ Foreign Ministry summons Swedish ambassador for supporting resolution
More member-states oppose softer motion than in similar votes in the past after Israeli and American pressure dismantle deal between EU nations and Arab states
Foreign Ministry officials accuse Berlin of pushing for a compromise with Arab states that allows EU countries to not oppose the resolution
Antiquities official says serious damage to the Tetrapylon, a square stone platform with matching structures of four columns positioned at each corner. Only four of the 16 columns were still standing.
'I decided to publicize the story because the responsibility is on my conscience, which is why I’m worried,' says Ayoub Kara.
Carmel Shama-Hacohen, who was recalled to Israel to protest UNESCO's resolutions on Jerusalem, will try to restore ties with the international body.
Netanyahu recalled ambassador to UNESCO after it passed a slew of resolutions ignoring Judaism's ties with the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.