European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, meanwhile, has urged Turkey to “halt its military operation.”
The number of outright lies that came forth from the podium during his address was unusual even for a speech from Abbas.
The prime minister also commented Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s remarks at the United Nations General Assembly.
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.
Johnson said he plans to meet Iran's president Hassan Rouhani in New York.
Likud Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz is scheduled to fly to New York next week to deliver a speech on behalf of Netanyahu instead.
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.
Iran has offered no explanation for the findings.
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.
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.
“The international community must make clear to Iran that it will no longer tolerate its regional subversion and terrorist financing operations.”
Pierre Krähenbühl, UNRWA's Swiss chief, created a post of “Special Advisor” which he gave to his mistress.
The European Union has passed a law that prohibits the use of its funds to fund the promotion of hate in the PA curriculum. The United Kingdom is deliberating a similar bill.
"The recent report of corruption . . . 'represents a new low for Unrwa (sic) and an indictment of the idea of an international agency dedicated to a single interest."
Save the Children said the decision shows that "states with powerful friends can get away with destroying children’s lives with impunity.”
That this UN resolution is anti-Semitic goes without saying, but it is also an assault against oppressed women in Arab countries.
Craft is replacing Nikki Haley, a staunch supporter of Israel at the UN who left her post and the end of last year.
Danon: "UNRWA has in recent years worked to redirect world funds to continue this corruption industry that has served its leadership."
UNRWA "supplies the ammunition to continue the conflict. By supporting the UNRWA, we keep the conflict alive. It’s a perverse logic.”
Feruta previously held the position of Assistant Director General and Chief Coordinator at the IAEA, which he joined in September 2013.
Israel revealed new intelligence information in the Security Council: Iran and Syria are smuggling dual-use equipment into Lebanon to build up Hezbollah.
Amano was planning to write to the Board of Governors shortly to announce his decision to step down in March 2020. There is no word yet on a time frame for a decision on a successor.
Israel’s precise place in the 2019 top 10 list has yet to be disclosed — the final results are slated to be unveiled on July 24 at a special event the WIPO will be hosting in New Delhi.
IAEA Inspectors Found Radioactive Material, Violations of JCPOA in Tehran, by Following Mossad Directions
The IAEA has not made the information public, nor was it shared during a quarterly meeting of the agency's 35 member nation Board of Governors this past week.
“The Agency continues to verify the non-diversion of nuclear material declared by Iran under its Safeguards Agreement. Evaluations regarding the absence of undeclared nuclear material and activities continue.”
“We will go further from that ceiling, not only that but we will also increase production drastically."
Hamas and UNRWA coordinate their activities. Hamas notifies UNRWA of its actions and tells them when to stay away so they can later claim innocence.
“This is a good sign ... India was the first country to support us among the Asia group, so we are very happy."
"This is further proof that we are changing the UN's hostile atmosphere."
"At a time when anti-Semitism rears its head, we can never allow the world to forget the horrors of history that came from hatred of Jews."