Withdrawal of funding for Palestinian refugees key in UN talks

Palestinian, Israeli leaders will be taking the centre stage at the UN General Assembly, as Washington's role as a mediator in the peace process is in doubt.

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    On Thursday, Palestinian and Israeli leaders will be taking the centre stage at the UN General Assembly.

    Washington's role as a mediator in the peace process is in doubt after several recent decisions by the Trump administration.

    Withdrawal of funding to a key UN agency for Palestinian refugees is one of them.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from Gaza.


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