The cultural body of the United Nations was expected to adopt a resolution on Tuesday, Israel's Independence Day, classifying the Jewish state as an "occupying power" in Jerusalem.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu decried the resolution as "absurd" but said the vote is a sign that more countries are being supportive of the Jewish state in worldwide forums, according to the Times of Israel. The draft resolution is also expected to condemn the work of the Israel Antiquities Authority in Jerusalem and call for the deployment of worldwide observes to the city.
The UNESCO resolution further ignores that the Temple Mount and Western Wall - the holiest sites in Judaism - are located in eastern Jerusalem, which is steeped in Jewish history.
Some 66 percent of Arab Israelis said their country's situation was "good" or "very good", according to a survey released Sunday by the Israel Democracy Institute and Tel Aviv University.
Illegal settlers installed dozens of Israeli flags on the Ibrahimi Mosque in the southern occupied West Bank city of Hebron, ahead of "Israeli Independence Day", celebrated on Nakba Day, when some 750,000 Palestinians were expelled from their lands in 1948.
Israeli archaeological excavations and other infrastructure projects in the Old City have long stoked tensions.
Particularly concerning to the Israeli government is a clause stating that "all legislative and administrative measures and actions taken by Israel, the occupying Power, which have altered or purport to alter the character and status of the Holy City of Jerusalem, and in particular the "basic law" on Jerusalem, are null and void and must be rescinded forthwith".
"The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization has once again undermined its own legitimacy by approving a ludicrous decision that denies the State of Israel's sovereignty over its legal capital in Jerusalem", Lauder said.
UNESCO caused an uproar previous year when member states approved a resolution that diminished Jewish ties to holy sites in Jerusalem.
Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano said he had instructed the country's representative at UNESCO to vote against what he called "the latest politicized resolution on Jerusalem". "Our opinion is very clear - UNESCO can not become the venue for a permanent ideological clash to address issues that other bodies are delegated to solve".
Like most countries, the US maintains its embassy in Tel Aviv because Israelis and Palestinians have competing claims to Jerusalem.
Ankara claimed it had targeted militants of the banned Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) who were preparing attacks in Turkey . Yıldırm reportedly added that "cooperation against terrorism would continue". "And that's not what happened here".
In 2004, O'Reilly and a former producer of his show were involved in a heated legal battle, in which he alleged extortion. And then he said, 'What am I going to do? He had initially planned to return to his The O'Reilly Factor show on April 24.
The burden of meeting the target, however, is not on Uber, but rather on the manufacturing partners for the VTOL vehicles. Uber essentially hopes to be doing what it does for cars today for flying cars in 2020, which is dispatching them.
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Then there's the other way of going about it: Screw balance and just double down on what you're already good at. Nico Siragusa (no relation to Tony Siragusa) is a mauling guard who needs technique work in pass blocking.
Moore's strong stands on religion and against LGBT rights have earned him a devoted following within the Republican Party. She raised $1.6 million for her re-election campaign in 2006, with business groups again making large contributions.
He was dethroned by former Wolfpack quarterback Russell Wilson before ever earning a start with Seattle. "I know he went to N.C. He fills a need for the Chicago Bears who have the oft-injured Zach Miller as their top tight end option.
After arriving, he told angry workers that the only reason that the anti-EU Le Pen had come was "because I'm here". Le Pen wants to pull France out of the European Union , which Macron wants to strengthen.
Trump says it's created to get the economy going again, the way it was before Former President, Barack Obama was in office. Barack Obama is technically unemployed but securing lucrative bags thanks to his speaking engagements.
Met Gala 2017: Pregnant Serena Williams dances
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Bills do not pick up Watkins 5th year option
Through three seasons, Watkins has fewer than 2,500 receiving yards, 153 catches, and 17 touchdowns. The tag would net the wideout more cash in one year than the fifth-year option.
Modi salutes worker's determination on Labour Day
If you know of any rallies or march taking place to honour the day , do join and do not forget to keep it peaceful. The Labour Day is a special occasion when people worldwide celebrate the true spirit of the working class.
Alexis Sanchez expected to remain at Arsenal next season
The French mentor added: "When at Arsenal football club we want the team to turn up in big games and I think we done that today". Leicester captain Wes Morgan (hamstring) and striker Islam Slimani (groin) have both been ruled out of the Arsenal match.
Deal reached on funding government through September
During debates, Democrats criticized the president while Republican leaders and the president refocused on health care. There is also disaster aid package that includes funding for California, West Virginia, Louisiana, North Carolina.
Predators sweep the Blackhawks after a 4-1 win in Game 4
Not to a team that finished with the top record in the Western Conference and had plenty of rest before their first round series. He has nine goals and nine assists in 16 games against the Blues, a points total matched only by his results against Colorado.
Palestinians say dozens wounded at protests for prisoners
There've been fresh clashes in the West Bank between Israeli forces and Palestinians protesting over prisoners in Israeli jails. Palestinians say between 1,300 and 1,500 prisoners have been on a hunger strike for 12 days demanding better conditions.
Broncos stack both sides of the line with new draft picks
His 16 season sacks tied for second in school history with Andre Wadsworth, who was the third overall pick in the 1998 NFL Draft . And, in case there are any doubters still out there, he had something to say to them too. "But I also like to be lucky".
Jahri Evans a flawless short-term answer for Packers
This week's NFL Draft can be a blessing to teams that need to strengthen their rosters with talented young playmakers. I know what it takes to get ready to go. "He was looking for the right opportunity with the right team", Colton said.