The UN body also on Tuesday adopted a separate, less controversial resolution on schools in Palestinian territories.
The resolution slammed the Tel Aviv regime for hampering Muslims' freedom of worship by "escalating aggression and illegal measures" regarding the holy site, Press TV reported. "Words are important, but they are not a replacement to the actions of the organisation she heads", he said.
On Monday, Mexico changed its vote from "in favor" to abstain, saying in a statement" "Changing the vote reiterates the recognition that the government of Mexico gives to the undeniable link of the Jewish people to cultural heritage located in East Jerusalem.
It added that it was also doing so out of a deep appreciation for the contribution the Jewish community has played in Mexico's economic, social and cultural development.
All resolutions passed at this year's General Conference were set to be validated by the UNESCO Executive Board in a blanket vote on Tuesday.
Mexico has fired its ambassador to UNESCO, Andre Roemer, who is Jewish, for protesting against his country's decision to vote for a resolution denying Jewish ties to Jerusalem. The ambassador, who is Jewish, then reportedly mulled resigning his post.
However, Mr Bennett said Ms Bokova's statement was insufficient.
"Mexico has taken a full step toward abandoning support of the Palestinians, after years of voting without hesitation against Israel", Sharma-Hacohen said. "Along with the shift of position of key countries such as India and Argentina to abstention, the vote constitutes a significant achievement".
"We need more time and dialogue between the members of the board to reach a consensus", he said.
Japan provided almost 9.6 percent of the operating budget and considering that the United States cut off its share after Palestine was permitted to join, 22 percent in 2011, the total shortage represents almost one-third of the budget. Even though the new vote is expected to be approved by a large majority, it may still allow countries to revisit their vote.
Malcolm Hoenlein, executive vice chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, insisted that UNESCO's omission of the Jewish people's connection to Jerusalem constitutes a "war on Jewish history". It later annexed the holy city in 1980, claiming it as the capital of the self-proclaimed Jewish state, a move never recognised by the global community.
UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova said she intends "to fight intolerance and contemporary forms of anti-Semitism, including those which seek to delegitimize the State of Israel". A draft form of the resolution had already been approved by a commission last week. For instance, the Palestinians have accused the Israelis of destroying their history at the site, the UNESCO resolution claiming that Israel "demolished" and removed Islamic-period remains.
Bush, he said, "in effect, I'm being asked to waive centuries of legal precedent created to protect voters". Bernie Sander visited UNM to encourage support for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton.
Iran has been providing military advisory assistance to the Syrian government in its campaign against terrorism. Since March 2011, Syria has been hit by militancy it blames on some Western states and their regional allies.
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Duterte says: " China has been a friend of the Philippines and the roots of our bonds are very deep and not easily severed". On Friday, White House spokesman Josh Earnest described Duterte's comments as "personal", "offensive" and "confusing".
Band is co-founder of global PR consulting firm Teneo and worked as Bill Clinton's personal assistant during his presidency. The memo shows examples of companies paying Bill Clinton directly when they were also donors to the Foundation .
Abele said the operator of the bus, USA Holiday, appeared to be an "owner-operator" company, meaning the driver owned the firm. Tony Arceo, 31, said he was lucky his parents were sitting in the back of the bus when it crashed on Sunday.
Released memo outlines Bill Clinton's lucrative speeches
Hillary Clinton backed out of a 2015 foundation event in Morocco, for example, after that country's king pledged $12 million. Hillary Clinton has said job one after she and her husband left the White House in 1997 was making money.
Greens wants new Ross Sea zone policed
The 25-member commission which reached the proposal includes the United States, China, Russia and the European Union. Scientists believe that the marine park can be a platform for a deeper understanding of climate change impacts.
Syria: Turkish forces to move on Manbij, Raqqa
Meanwhile, other media reports said more than 200 soldiers and civilians had been detained in coup-related operations on Thursday. However, Arab forces, and not Kurdish ones, are expected to be the ones to take the city itself, United States officials say.
Bus passengers saved by 'hero' taxi driver
A Muslim bus driver died in Brisbane, Australia , after a passenger threw an "item" which set him on fire, police said on Friday. Mr Alisher was an enthusiastic singer and hobby film-maker. "Today when I heard I am very disappointed, I left my job", he said.
Clinton Demands 'Full And Complete Facts' On New Emails
Alabama's senior senator said the latest revelations are an indication of an "incomplete investigation" by the FBI. The FBI "cannot yet assess whether or not this material may be significant", Comey told the committee chairmen.
Donald Trump offers strategy lessons to military expert
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Titans running back DeMarco Murray undergoing MRI on toe
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