In this 2016 picture, the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization logo is pictured on the entrance at UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

In this 2016 picture, the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization logo is pictured on the entrance at UNESCO’s headquarters in Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

US to pull out of UNESCO, Israel plans to follow suit

The U.S. already had stopped funding UNESCO, after it voted to include Palestine as a member in 2011

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