Palestinian refugees

Celebrities criticize Trump cuts to Palestinian refugees

JERUSALEM/January 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Actors Hugh Grant and Viggo Mortensen are among more than 25 celebrities and public figures expressing “horror” over President Donald Trump’s decision to cut funding to the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees, an advocacy group said Thursday. “The real target of this lethal attack is the Palestinian people themselves,” the group said … Continue reading Celebrities criticize Trump cuts to Palestinian refugees

US wants to cut money for Palestinian refugees

WASHINGTON /January 14, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Trump administration is preparing to withhold tens of millions of dollars from the U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees, cutting the year’s first contribution by more than half or perhaps entirely, and making additional donations contingent on major changes to the organization, according to U.S. officials. President Donald Trump … Continue reading US wants to cut money for Palestinian refugees