HUMILIATING: ISRAEL ASKS POPE TO INTERVENE REGARDING ABSURD UN VOTE THAT SAYS JEWS HAVE NO CONNECTION TO JERUSALEM
Scornful of UNESCO’s draft resolution failure to acknowledge the inextricable link between Jews and the Temple Mount, Israel is appealing to the Pope – and Bible believing Christians – to intervene before next week’s vote.
The United Nation Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) passed a draft resolution on Thursday that failed to acknowledge the Jewish people’s ties to the Temple Mount. Across the political spectrum, the resolution has raised hackles in Israel.
The proposal “strongly condemns the Israeli escalating aggressions and illegal measures against the Waqf Department and its personnel, and against the freedom of worship and Muslims’ access to their Holy Site Al-Aqsa Mosque/Al-Haram Al Sharif, and requests Israel, the Occupying Power, to respect the historic Status Quo and to immediately stop these measures.”
It omits the Jewish name for the holy site—the Temple Mount—and instead refers to it only by its Muslim name—Al-Haram Al Sharif.
The Palestinians have demanded that an international delegation experts be sent to the holy sites to examine what they have described as the destruction of historical and archeological heritage by Israel. They allege that this has been carried out in a variety of manners, including the building of the Jerusalem light rail and archeological excavations.
The Palestinians are seeking, inter alia, to appoint a UNESCO permanent observer in Jerusalem and to appoint
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