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Committee on Foreign AffairsIntroducedJune 7th, 2018
- house Committees
Palestinian education reform is seen to be a key element in the Palestinian-Israeli peace process. Many observers express concern that the PA curriculum incites hatred of Israel & Jews among the younger generation of Palestinians, making peace harder to achieve in the region.
On multiple occasions, UNRWA has stated that the textbooks in question are subjected to close examination, including studies commissioned by the U.S. State Department, and found to be largely free of incitement. This bill may be addressing a problem that does not exist.