All posts tagged World Vision

Costello says views have changed

WORLD Vision Australia CEO Tim Costello has told The AJN he has changed his mind on several key issues about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict over the past decade.

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World Vision Gaza head trial begins

Court proceedings started this week against Mohammad El-Halabi, the Gaza man accused of siphoning World Vision charity money to Hamas.

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World Vision aid claims are ‘tip of the iceberg’

The Australian government should wise up to the realities of Gaza and only restore funding to World Vision if it can track its money, say Israeli experts.

World Vision suspends Gaza operations

World Vision announced last week that it had suspended its operations in Gaza, following allegations that the global charity’s local director had siphoned millions of dollars of aid money to the military wing of Hamas.

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‘Second aid worker diverting funds to terror’

Another United Nations aid worker in Gaza has been accused by Israel’s Shin Bet security service of using his position to provide material assistance to the terrorist efforts of Hamas.

World Vision defends Gaza group funding

WORLD Vision advisor Professor Tim McCormack has come out firing against accusations by Israeli organisation Shurat HaDin that a Gaza-based charity it funds is a front for terror.

Carr gets personal over UAWC funding

A WAR of words has erupted in the Senate over the government’s handling of allegations that Australian taxpayers are unwittingly funding a Palestinian terrorist group.

World Vision court action on hold

ISRAELI civil rights group Shurat HaDin has postponed commencing legal action against World Vision Australia after the two organisations met in Sydney over the weekend.

Israeli group threatens World Vision with court

WORLD Vision has until next week to stop funding a Gaza-based charity that an Israeli civil-rights group claims is a front for terror, or face legal action.

AusAID terror funding saga continues

ACCUSATIONS that the federal government’s foreign aid arm, AusAID, is unwittingly funding Palestinian terror won’t go away, with Foreign Affairs Minister Bob Carr grilled on the issue in the Senate late last month.