Under-secretary general Valerie Amos wrote to Ambassador Ron Prosor that the UN would launch an internal inquiry. And now Badawi issues this cold correction? I don’t see any expression of regret or apology here. I don’t see Badawi taking ownership of her mistake. What do I see? A woman whose job is at risk and…
A high level response to HonestReporting’s expose of the UN connection to Khulood Badawi’s false photo tweet. Israel’s ambassador to the UN, Ron Prosor, called for Khulood Badawi’s dismissal. The Jerusalem Post writes: Prosor, in his letter to Valerie Amos, the undersecretary-general for humanitarian affairs, expressed “outrage” at Badawi’s conduct, saying that even though her tweet…
The disseminator of a false photo through Twitter is exposed as a UN employee.
As HR’s Managing Editor, I take every opportunity to find out what’s going on in Israel so that our team can address the issues from a position of knowledge. Yesterday I had the privilege of attending a briefing (thanks to the American Jewish Committee) at the historic UN building in Jerusalem where I heard from…
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