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UNESCO Ambassadors Tour Jerusalem’s City of David

The numerous archaeological findings from the City of David unambiguously link the Jewish people to Jerusalem.

US Slams UN Human Rights Council Agenda Item 7

"No other nation has an entire agenda item dedicated to it at the Council."

UN Marks 2017 International Day of Happiness [video]

23 Adar 5777 – March 20, 2017
The global event is seen as a way to recognize the importance of happiness in people's lives.

Norway Tops UN 2017 Global Happiness Rankings, Israel 11th, US 14th

Israel has retained its 11th place – same as last year. When the first UN ranking was issued, in 2012, Israel was in 14th place.

Nikki Haley Forcing Removal of UN ‘Apartheid’ Report, Agency Head

21 Adar 5777 – March 18, 2017
The report is rife with baseless assertions, very broad generalities, frequent maligning of historic facts and a vehemently biased and outright hostile examination of Israel's legal history.

Trump Cuts State Dept. Budget by 28%, Israel’s Share Intact

19 Adar 5777 – March 16, 2017
Trump originally wanted a 37% reduction in the State Department's budget, but gave in to pressure from Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

US Envoy Nikki Haley Outraged by UN Report Maligning Israel as Apartheid State

"Friendly advice -- don't read it without anti-nausea pills," said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Emmanuel Nahshon.

Regev, Elkin, to Establish Temple Mount Heritage Fund in Response to UNESCO

15 Adar 5777 – March 13, 2017
The new fund will be created in addition to the already existing Western Wall Heritage Fund.

DM Liberman to Secy of State Tillerson: Settlements No Obstacle to Peace

12 Adar 5777 – March 10, 2017
"Even the uprooting of 21 blossoming communities in Gaza didn't lead to peace, but rather, to rocket fire aimed at Israel."

UN Envoy Nikki Haley: Let’s Get Iran and their Proxies Out of Syria

11 Adar 5777 – March 9, 2017
Haley would not comment on the issue of forcing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to step down. Assad enjoys heavy support from Russia, Iran, and Iran's proxy Hezbollah.

Building Bridges with a Net

9 Adar 5777 – March 7, 2017
Mamanet is based on cachibol – as in catch-a-ball – and resembles the 'catching' version of volleyball known to some as netball or newcome.

Israeli Art Exhibit, Highlighting Refugee Crisis, Open at UN Delegate’s Entrance

4 Adar 5777 – March 2, 2017
The exhibit draws attention to the refugee crisis and features works of welded iron superimposed over Reuter’s photographs of refugees.

Mahmoud Abbas to UNHRC: Recognize ‘Palestine’ to Preserve Two-State Solution

2 Adar 5777 – February 27, 2017
"Palestine will remain the litmus test for this council," Mahmoud Abbas told the UN Human Rights Council.

154 French MPs Demand Hollande Recognize Palestinian State

'This is the way to respect international law as well as the security of Israel.'

Russia’s UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin Dies Suddenly in NYC

25 Shevat 5777 – February 20, 2017
“The loss sustained by Russia is grave and irreplaceable,” said Churkin’s deputy, Pyotr Ilyichev.

‘Peace Only Possible When All Parties Believe They’re Losing’

24 Shevat 5777 – February 19, 2017
“I think peace is only possible, when none of the parties to the conflict think they can win. "

FULL TEXT: US President Donald Trump’s Remarks, Plus Q&A at Joint White House Briefing

20 Shevat 5777 – February 16, 2017
This full transcript includes the full text of the US President's remarks and also the entire Q&A session.

UN Security Council Condemns North Korean Ballistic Missile Test

19 Shevat 5777 – February 14, 2017
North Korea's nuclear arsenal is an ongoing concern for the Jewish State, although there was no comment on the issue from the foreign ministry.

BDS Agitators Disrupt UN Envoy Danny Danon at Columbia U. [video]

"The people of Israel will never leave the Land of Israel," UN ambassador Danny Danon announced at Columbia University.

Israel to Place Permanent ‘Arch of Titus’ Exhibit at UNESCO in Paris

18 Shevat 5777 – February 13, 2017
Israel's envoy to UNESCO says the exhibit is a reminder that Jews were expelled by force from the Temple Mount.

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