By J Nastranis
Note: This is the first in a series of reports analysing U.S. policy towards multilateralism in general and the UN in particular. - Editor
NEW YORK (IDN) – While United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has expressed strong disapproval of President Donald Trump's plans to slash funding to the world Organization, an eminent Jewish leader has warned that the budget proposal embodies "dangerous bias against diplomacy, hurts Americans and Israelis".
The scathing criticism comes from Jeremy Ben-Ami, President of 'J Street', "the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans who want Israel to be secure, democratic and the national home of the Jewish people".