The Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Monday announced that the United States intends to rejoin the UN cultural body in July, ending a five-year absence over accusations that UNESCO was biased against Israel. UNESCO’s Director-General Audrey Azoulay called the US’s plan, delivered in a State Department letter, a “strong act of confidence, in UNESCO and in multilateralism.” While the move was welcomed by the World Jewish Congress, who
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