The Swedish Embassy in Israel released a statement Sunday evening "clarifying" its country's stand on PA statehood.
PM Netanyahu cautioned Sweden on Sunday that it is damaging chances for peace between Israel and the PA.
PA leader Abbas demands UN force Israel back to 1949 Armistice Line by Nov. 2016.
Netanyahu had a lot to say to Ban, but there is no indication if anyone listened.
The blatantly hostile state department press corps belittled and mischaracterized Netanyahu's UN speech.
The following is the speech delivered by PM Netanyahu at the United Nations General Assembly on September 29, 2014:
ISIS, Hamas, Hezbollah and Iran all share a fanatic ideology, Israeli PM Netanyahu warned the UN General Assembly on Monday. No freedom or tolerance.
It's one hell of a pinpoint operation. Numerous civilians and a few militants were killed Sunday as US-led forces bombed grain silos and mills in Syria.
Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu met late Sunday in New York with his counterpart from India, Narendra Modi. Both seemed pleased.
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu arrived Sunday evening in New York ahead of his address Monday to the UN General Assembly.
Netanyahu also will meet with President Obama.
Abbas’ threatened “bomb” at the United Nations was a diplomatic Kamikaze speech.
Obama devoted only 78 words at #UNGA to greatest threat to world peace, the #Iran nuclear threat; 1,540 words to #ISIS
“In the Middle East today, there is one country where Christianity is not only not persecuted, but affectionately granted freedom of expression, freedom of worship and security. It is Israel, the Jewish State. "
PA Chairman Abbas sent a message to Israeli PM Netanyahu in advance of the UN General Assembly: "End the occupation. Make peace."
United Nations peacekeepers are pulling out of Syria and heading for the Israeli side of the border due to deteriorating security.
PLO chairman Mahmoud Abbas reportedly plans to ask French Pres. Francois Hollande to recognize the Palestinian Authority as a sovereign nation.
After 2 weeks of captivity, the 45 Fijian UN soldier held captive by Syrian rebels were released on Thursday.
The IDF and the United Nations are both probing events from this summer's Gaza war. The UN is checking cases at UNRWA facilities.
Bayefsky's address on the UN as source and legitimizer of efforts to destroy Israel should be required viewing.
Historians one day will ask why the United Nations aided and abetted terror in Gaza.
Events on the other side of Israel's northern border are heating up. The IDF is on high alert in the Golan Heights.
A Syrian rebel group attacks dozens of UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights; others are held captive. UNDOF head is challenged.
The International Criminal Court at The Hague has no jurisdiction over Gaza or anywhere else in the PA -- yet.
Jews seeking to shame Netanyahu into enforcing the Apartheid Green Line so as not to anger the UNGA are shameful.