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UN staffers fired after being accused of Hamas massacre participation, U.S. suspends funding

Posted on AllSides January 26th, 2024
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A dozen staffers who worked for the United Nations relief agency focused on Palestinians allegedly participated in the Oct. 7 Hamas terrorist attack in Israel.

United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) Commissioner-General Philippe Lazzarini announced on Friday the employees to whom Israeli authorities provided information about their alleged involvement were terminated, and an investigation will take place.

“To protect the Agency’s ability to deliver humanitarian assistance, I have taken the decision to immediately terminate the contracts of these staff members and launch an investigation in order to establish the truth without delay,’ Lazzarini said. “Any UNRWA employee who...

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