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Anti-Semitism in UNRWA Education

UNRWA teaches some 25% of Palestinian school students in grades 1-10 in the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza. It uses in these areas schoolbooks published by the Palestinian Authority (PA). Since these books contain anti-Semitic expressions, UNRWA becomes a full accomplice of the PA anti-Semitic indoctrination. Following is one example out of quite a few:

A poem taught in third grade and sung in class (it has a melody) mentions the need to exterminate the surviving Jews in the country after its liberation and the removal of the State of Israel. It goes like this (the first two lines):

“I swear, I shall sacrifice my blood

In order to water the land of the noble ones,

And to remove the usurper [code name for Israel] from my country

And to exterminate the defeated remnants of the foreigners…”

(Our Beautiful Language, Grade 3, Part 2 (2019) p. 66)

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