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Jordan Blocks UN Security Council Condemnation of Terrorist Kidnapping

Jordan managed to prevent the United Nations Security Council from condemning the kidnapping of three Israeli teens by Arab terrorists on June 12, after repeated attempts to force a statement condemning Israel along with the terrorists.

Jordan attempted to sneak in the condemnation of Israel in the Council’s resolution aginst the kidnapping Monday at a session of the U.N. Security Council, but the United States blocked it. The move came in maneuvers to work out wording of a statement to media condemning the kidnapping.

Jordan wanted to include wording to condemn Israel for “collective punishment” of the Palestinian Authority population … and a call for “both sides to exercise restraint,” according to a Council diplomat. In the end, the Hashemite Kingdom succeeded in preventing the Security Council from issuing any statement condemning the kidnapping at all.

Russian U.N. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin told reporters, “Unfortunately, members of the Security Council were not able to find common ground. Some delegates want to have very strong language condemning Israel, another delegation did not want to have any reference to Israel at all.”

Israeli U.N. Ambassador Ron Prosor said in a statement following the meeting, “Some nations behave as if Israel should roll out the welcome mat for Hamas. Israel will not allow this terrorist group to trample on its citizens. Israelis are acting in self-defense.”

About the Author: Hana Levi Julian began her career in journalism out of boredom while earning a BA in Mass Communication, creating a news department at SCSU's radio station because all the disc jockey positions were filled. In addition to her former position as a Jewish Press columnist and senior correspondent and editor at Arutz-7, Ms. Julian has written for Babble.com, Chabad.org and numerous other media outlets.


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109 Responses to “Jordan Blocks UN Security Council Condemnation of Terrorist Kidnapping”

  1. Mordechai Motti Luzia via Facebook says:

    Good

  2. Mordechai Motti Luzia via Facebook says:

    Good

  3. Mordechai Motti Luzia via Facebook says:

    Good

  4. Mordechai Motti Luzia via Facebook says:

    Good

  5. Lisa Herzog via Facebook says:

    F#^}%}}^k the UN and Jordan!

  6. Lisa Herzog via Facebook says:

    F#^}%}}^k the UN and Jordan!

  7. Lisa Herzog via Facebook says:

    F#^}%}}^k the UN and Jordan!

  8. Lisa Herzog says:

    F#^}%}}^k the UN and Jordan!

  9. Lisa Herzog says:

    F#^}%}}^k the UN and Jordan!

  10. Lisa Herzog says:

    F#^}%}}^k the UN and Jordan!

  11. Ouarda Ouadouda via Facebook says:

    Did you prove that they were taken by terrorists? Misleading and sloppy!

  12. Ouarda Ouadouda via Facebook says:

    Did you prove that they were taken by terrorists? Misleading and sloppy!

  13. Ouarda Ouadouda via Facebook says:

    Did you prove that they were taken by terrorists? Misleading and sloppy!

  14. Ouarda Ouadouda via Facebook says:

    Did you prove that they were taken by terrorists? Misleading and sloppy!

  15. Double standards , how about the abduction and imprisonment of hundreds of Palestinian children . Oh yeh of course they don’t count …. Wishing all children of all races and religions who have been abducted safe return to their families . Children are the innocent victims of these deranged adults who should know better….

  16. Double standards , how about the abduction and imprisonment of hundreds of Palestinian children . Oh yeh of course they don’t count …. Wishing all children of all races and religions who have been abducted safe return to their families . Children are the innocent victims of these deranged adults who should know better….

  17. Double standards , how about the abduction and imprisonment of hundreds of Palestinian children . Oh yeh of course they don’t count …. Wishing all children of all races and religions who have been abducted safe return to their families . Children are the innocent victims of these deranged adults who should know better….

  18. Neil Fanous says:

    Double standards , how about the abduction and imprisonment of hundreds of Palestinian children . Oh yeh of course they don’t count …. Wishing all children of all races and religions who have been abducted safe return to their families . Children are the innocent victims of these deranged adults who should know better….

  19. Neil Fanous says:

    Double standards , how about the abduction and imprisonment of hundreds of Palestinian children . Oh yeh of course they don’t count …. Wishing all children of all races and religions who have been abducted safe return to their families . Children are the innocent victims of these deranged adults who should know better….

  20. Neil Fanous says:

    Double standards , how about the abduction and imprisonment of hundreds of Palestinian children . Oh yeh of course they don’t count …. Wishing all children of all races and religions who have been abducted safe return to their families . Children are the innocent victims of these deranged adults who should know better….

  21. they were taken by tsunami or by aliens,of course

  22. David Gersfeld via Facebook says:

    But King Hussein called in the Air Force during 70, September. Why does the Islamic World through grease on the fire?

  23. David Gersfeld via Facebook says:

    But King Hussein called in the Air Force during 70, September. Why does the Islamic World through grease on the fire?

  24. David Gersfeld via Facebook says:

    But King Hussein called in the Air Force during 70, September. Why does the Islamic World through grease on the fire?

  25. David Gersfeld via Facebook says:

    But King Hussein called in the Air Force during 70, September. Why does the Islamic World through grease on the fire?

  26. But King Hussein called in the Air Force during 70, September. Why does the Islamic World through grease on the fire?

  27. Tony Mark via Facebook says:

    Jordan is the weakest link in the Middle East. And also the Traitor of The Peace Accords signed with Israel,,, Jordan is the Palestinian “Tunnel Of
    Death ” the Hibernating nest of Alqida.. Are we really surprised.???

  28. Tony Mark via Facebook says:

    Jordan is the weakest link in the Middle East. And also the Traitor of The Peace Accords signed with Israel,,, Jordan is the Palestinian “Tunnel Of
    Death ” the Hibernating nest of Alqida.. Are we really surprised.???

  29. Tony Mark via Facebook says:

    Jordan is the weakest link in the Middle East. And also the Traitor of The Peace Accords signed with Israel,,, Jordan is the Palestinian “Tunnel Of
    Death ” the Hibernating nest of Alqida.. Are we really surprised.???

  30. Tony Mark says:

    Jordan is the weakest link in the Middle East. And also the Traitor of The Peace Accords signed with Israel,,, Jordan is the Palestinian “Tunnel Of
    Death ” the Hibernating nest of Alqida.. Are we really surprised.???

  31. Tony Mark says:

    Jordan is the weakest link in the Middle East. And also the Traitor of The Peace Accords signed with Israel,,, Jordan is the Palestinian “Tunnel Of
    Death ” the Hibernating nest of Alqida.. Are we really surprised.???

  32. GOD BLESS ISRAEL.
    GOD LOVES ISRAEL.
    GOD WILL PROTECT ISRAEL HIS LOVING COUNTRY +THE SAFE RTEURN OF HIS 3 LOVING CHILDREN+THERE FAMILY

  33. GOD BLESS ISRAEL.
    GOD LOVES ISRAEL.
    GOD WILL PROTECT ISRAEL HIS LOVING COUNTRY +THE SAFE RTEURN OF HIS 3 LOVING CHILDREN+THERE FAMILY

  34. GOD BLESS ISRAEL.
    GOD LOVES ISRAEL.
    GOD WILL PROTECT ISRAEL HIS LOVING COUNTRY +THE SAFE RTEURN OF HIS 3 LOVING CHILDREN+THERE FAMILY

  35. GOD BLESS ISRAEL.
    GOD LOVES ISRAEL.
    GOD WILL PROTECT ISRAEL HIS LOVING COUNTRY +THE SAFE RTEURN OF HIS 3 LOVING CHILDREN+THERE FAMILY

  36. GOD BLESS ISRAEL.
    GOD LOVES ISRAEL.
    GOD WILL PROTECT ISRAEL HIS LOVING COUNTRY +THE SAFE RTEURN OF HIS 3 LOVING CHILDREN+THERE FAMILY

  37. GOD BLESS ISRAEL.
    GOD LOVES ISRAEL.
    GOD WILL PROTECT ISRAEL HIS LOVING COUNTRY +THE SAFE RTEURN OF HIS 3 LOVING CHILDREN+THERE FAMILY

  38. Agustin Cordoba via Facebook says:

    ISIS ak queda group will attack Jordan they will ask help from the west

  39. Agustin Cordoba via Facebook says:

    ISIS ak queda group will attack Jordan they will ask help from the west

  40. Agustin Cordoba via Facebook says:

    ISIS ak queda group will attack Jordan they will ask help from the west

  41. ISIS ak queda group will attack Jordan they will ask help from the west

  42. ISIS ak queda group will attack Jordan they will ask help from the west

  43. ISIS ak queda group will attack Jordan they will ask help from the west

  44. Elaine Racussen via Facebook says:

    Maybe Jordan is complicit in this abduction????

  45. Elaine Racussen via Facebook says:

    Maybe Jordan is complicit in this abduction????

  46. Elaine Racussen via Facebook says:

    Maybe Jordan is complicit in this abduction????

  47. Maybe Jordan is complicit in this abduction????

  48. Maybe Jordan is complicit in this abduction????

  49. Anonymous says:

    That's alright. This is just like when the US is the lone vote blocking a condemnation of Israel, just in reverse. The bottom line is that this time the world is with Israel, and the only exceptions are those countries that would destroy Israel if they could.

  50. UN is under the control of islamic fascists with bootlicking support of the US

  51. UN is under the control of islamic fascists with bootlicking support of the US

  52. UN is under the control of islamic fascists with bootlicking support of the US

  53. Scott Soffen via Facebook says:

    UN is a twrrorist hideaway. Frauds. Steak houses and strip joints and no work.

  54. Scott Soffen via Facebook says:

    UN is a twrrorist hideaway. Frauds. Steak houses and strip joints and no work.

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