The PLO is demanding an "apology to the Palestinian people" from UN Secretary-General Antonio Gutteres.
Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas inaugurates his new embassy in a ceremony at the Vatican.
The UN has already warned that the Gaza Strip would become uninhabitable by 2020.
Such human rights stalwarts as Cuba, Pakistan, Algeria, Tunisia and 'Palestine' vilified Israel for refusing to submit to a UN Human Rights Council review of its human rights record.
PM Netanyahu said Israel will not allow Iran to have nuclear weapons, even if it must stand alone to do so.
Israeli officials shared a list with Christian clergymen of peacemaking initiatives carried out for the benefit of the Palestinian Authority this summer. There's been no reciprocal gesture from Ramallah, however.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appears to be retracting his condemnation of the terror kidnapping of 3 Israeli teens.
Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely called the UNESCO-sponsored resolution another “shameful and deceitful attempt” to rewrite history, adding that “the Temple Mount and the Western Wall in Jerusalem are the cornerstones of Jewish history. They are historical facts no one can dispute.”
“His comments. . . should not be read as a way to prejudge the outcome of any negotiations that the U.S. would have with the Israelis and the Palestinians."
Prime Minister Netanyahu was more amused than angry in his response tweet: "The time has come to change its name to the Council for Decisions against the Only Democracy in the Middle East."
Sometimes a statement is all about what one does not say…
Palestinian Authority diplomacy, like the Arab armies in previous wars, is leading a war of self-destruction.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon said Tuesday that he respects the legitimacy of Israel’s right to defend itself, but also called on Israel...
Schabas's resignation is a cynical attempt to protect his anti-Israel report that comes out in March, from accusations of bias.
We went looking for those items that best reflect how the report turns facts and figures on their heads to come up with the preconceived conclusion: it's all the fault of the Israeli occupation, and once Israel is out of the picture you'll see how those Palestinians will become Switzerland of the Middle East.
Trump originally wanted a 37% reduction in the State Department's budget, but gave in to pressure from Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
“It’s a move toward confidence building and an attempt to see whether there is forward movement.”
The UNSC extended existing sanctions to 14 individuals and four entities in North Korea.
"This obsession with Israel will have a price tag, with the organization and the member states will have to devote dozens of hours, add days of debates, and sit through long discussions."
Hamas warehouses were disguised as World Vision warehouses, and trucks bringing supplies from Israel into Gaza unload their goods at those Hamas warehouses instead of legitimate World Vision warehouses.
On November 29, 1947 the United Nations voted in a plan for the partition of the British Mandate territory of Palestine. The plan came to be called the United Nations Partition Plan for Palestine or United Nations General Assembly Resolution 181.
The Palestinian Authority complains to the UN after Israel withholds tax money as partial payment for a huge electricity bill.
So far, Iran's only response to international condemnations was to up the first prize from $12,000 to $50,000.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has changed the name of his government to the State of Palestine, attempting to play on his new status as a non-observer state to get international recognition of his regional authority as a State of Palestine.
Selective perception is the hallmark of Security Council debates, says Ron Prosor.