Young Israeli Diplomat Torpedoed Russia’s Attempt to Move $17 Million to UNRWA

The risk was that Israel would remain alone, or at most with US support, while the EU countries would vote in favor of the pro-PLO Russian proposal.

Former UNRWA Spokesman Chris Gunness Attacks Israel in Bizarre Twitter Rant

Chris Gunness, who left the U.N.'s Palestinian refugee agency earlier this year, spent Christmas Eve writing holiday-themed parodies mocking the Jewish state.

Pompeo: US Firmly Opposes ICC Probe Into Alleged Israeli War Crimes

The quick-eyed Saudi news site "The New Arab" noted, however, that Bensouda did not specify the perpetrators of the alleged war crimes in her announcement of the ICC investigation.

UNESCO Delists Antisemitic Aalst Carnival Celebration

"UNESCO . . . condemns all forms of racism, anti-Semitism and xenophobia.”

UK, France, Germany Affirm Iran has Developed Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missiles

The liquid-fueled Shahab-3 can reportedly deliver a nuclear weapon and has been referred to by Iranian officials as one of the country’s “Israel-hitting” missiles.

At UN, Close to 1M Jewish Refugees Who Fled Muslim Countries Remembered

“Without remembrance, there cannot be truth; without truth, there cannot be justice; without justice, there cannot be reconciliation" . . . or peace."

In First, 13 Countries Vote Against Anti-Israel Organization in the UN

While it was a positive change, the anti-Israel resolution still passed with 87 votes in favor, 54 against, and 23 abstentions.

UN Report ‘Reveals Hezbollah’s Cynical Use’ of South Lebanon as Base of Operations Against...

The report documents several incidents in which Hezbollah clashed with UNIFIL troops and restricted their movement in southern Lebanon.

MK Nir Barkat Drafts Knesset Bill to Ban UNRWA in Israel

There is widespread support for the bill within the Knesset.

UNRWA Receives 3-Year Extension on Mandate

The agency’s commissioner-general, Pierre Krahenbuhl, resigned last week after allegations of mismanagement and abuses of authority emerged in a UN report.

UN: Iran Breaches Heavy Water Cap in Latest Violation of Nuclear Deal

This is not the first time Iran has breached the heavy water cap in the nuclear deal; the first violations date back as far as 2016.

Al-Hayat: Israel Told Jihad via Mladinov If Rockets Continue, Chairman Al-Nakhalah Is Next

According to Al-Hayat, Israel said that the Secretary General of the Islamic Jihad is not safe from liquidation—he is also targeted.

Pompeo Urges World to Beware of Iran’s ‘Nuclear Extortion’

“Iran’s expansion of proliferation-sensitive activities raises concerns that Iran is positioning itself to have the option of a rapid nuclear breakout.”

Netanyahu Praises IAEA for Quick Response to Iran’s Refusal to Cooperate with Nuclear Deal

“Iran continues to hide its nuclear program and continues to renew uranium enrichment for the purpose of producing nuclear weapons.”

Israeli Ambassador to UN Calls for UNRWA’s Shutdown, as UNRWA Chief Steps Down

Ambassador Danon called for the shuttering of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) after the body publicized the preliminary findings of its probe into broad corruption among its leadership.

UN’s Findings on UNRWA Corruption Shows We Were Right, Israel Says

Several countries suspended their aid to UNRWA following the publication of allegations against the corrupt organization.

UNRWA Head Submits Resignation

“The growing list of charges related to the agency's conduct makes it clear that there is no other solution except to close it."

Russia Tells UNSC Israel Must Stop Judea, Samaria Construction

"Both Palestinians and Israelis must refrain from violence, and aggressive and provocative rhetoric."

Israeli Ambassador Slams UN, Says Erdogan ‘Has Turned Turkey Into a Safe Haven for...

Danny Danon criticized the UNSC for focusing on Israel while Turkey was attacking the Kurdish people and hosting the Hamas terror organization in Turkey's capital.

UN Security Council to Meet in Closed-Door Emergency Session on Syria

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, meanwhile, has urged Turkey to “halt its military operation.”

Abbas Recycles Old Themes, Tired Promises at UN General Assembly

The number of outright lies that came forth from the podium during his address was unusual even for a speech from Abbas.

Netanyahu: Erdogan is a Liar & Iran Attacked Saudi Arabia, ‘From A to...

The prime minister also commented Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s remarks at the United Nations General Assembly.

UN Releases ‘Unprecedented’ Report Linking Anti-Semitism to BDS

The report recommends that all UN member states adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance working definition of anti-Semitism. So far, 18 of them have done so.

PM Johnson Blames Iran for Attack on Saudi Oil Facilities

Johnson said he plans to meet Iran's president Hassan Rouhani in New York.

Netanyahu Cancels Address to UN General Assembly

Likud Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz is scheduled to fly to New York next week to deliver a speech on behalf of Netanyahu instead.

Holland Rejects UN Human Rights Council’s ‘Disproportionate Singling Out of Israel’

Agenda Item 7 requires the body to discuss alleged Israeli human rights violations at every UNHRC session and it is utilized to condemn the Jewish state regularly.

US Blocks UN Security Council Statement on Israel-Hezbollah Border Clash

The US said it would not back any statement that placed Israel’s right to self-defense on an equal footing with that of Hezbollah.

UN Security Council Renews Toothless UNIFIL Mandate

As the U.N. Security Council prepares to formally review the size of the U.N. Interim Force in Lebanon and vote on its renewal, America and Israel are pressing for more authority to counter Hezbollah.


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