Netanyahu called the UNESCO resolution "absurd" and said the agency's "systematic harassment" of Israel had a price
Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, gestures during a speech at the Knesset, Israel's Parliament in Jerusalem, Monday, Oct. 31, 2016. Netanyahu spoke at the opening of the Israeli parliament's winter session on Monday. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner), photo: AP/Sebastian Scheiner
03 of May 2017 12:28:09
JERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he will withhold $1 million in payments to the United Nations following a resolution adopted by its cultural agency that he says diminishes Jewish ties to Jerusalem.