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A Question of Fairness

UNRWA: Is agency for aiding Palestinian refugees a biased agent against Israel?

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/a_question_of_fairness_20060317

As Washington and the West weigh a cutoff of aid to a Hamas-led Palestinian Authority, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) could become a crucial lifeline to millions of Palestinian refugees who depend on it for vital services. However, the recent Palestinian parliamentary elections have revived a long-standing Israeli concern: that some of UNRWA's staff are members of Hamas or at least sympathize with the terrorist group's anti-Israel cause.

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