The US is withdrawing from UNESCO – the UN’s educational, scientific and cultural organization. One of the main reasons is concern over UNESCO’s alleged anti-Israel bias, and the organization’s mounting arrears.
Six years ago, member states voted to accept the State of Palestine into UNESCO – a move that angered Israel and its US ally.
RT’s Sameera Khan reports from Washington DC.
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