With UAE Onboard, UN Security Council Discussion Sees Slight Shift in Tone on Israel

The council held its regular meeting on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, drawing almost no top diplomats as planned, as the United States and the United Arab Emirates redirected the focus to other pressing concerns in the Middle East and around the world.

UN Passes Historic Resolution Condemning Holocaust Denial

The UN resolution on Holocaust denial and distortion was passed on the 80th anniversary of the Wannsee Conference.

Israel and Germany Appeal to UN to Condemn Holocaust Denial

The ambassadors of Israel and Germany denounced the ongoing denial of the Shoah.

Israel Optimistic Bias May Shift as UAE, Other Nations Join UN Security Council

The Emiratis join Albania, Brazil, Gabon and Ghana in installing their countries’ flags outside the council chamber, replacing Estonia, Niger, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia and Vietnam.

Israel Introduces Historic Resolution at UN Against Holocaust Denial and Distortion

International political negotiations with UN countries on this resolution have been ongoing for several months, Israel’s mission to the UN said, and will go public this week.

Erdan Launches Historic UN Resolution Against Holocaust Denial

The resolution is expected to pass in two weeks, only the second Israeli resolution adopted by the UN General Assembly.

UNIFIL Soldiers Attacked in Southern Lebanon’s Hezbollah Stronghold

The UN forces were not accompanied by Lebanese Army troops when they were attacked.

US Announces $99 Million in Assistance to UNRWA

According to the U.S. State Department's Population, Refugees, and Migrations Bureau, the funds will "provide education, health care, and emergency relief to hundreds of thousands of Palestinian children and families during a time of need."

Israeli Civilian who Crossed into Lebanon Weeks Ago Returned in Joint Operation

The IDF and UNIFIL cooperate in returning the Israeli civilian from the Negev region who "apparently entered Lebanon voluntarily."

Top 10 Worst UN Actions of 2021

In an April 2021 secret ballot, the UN’s Economic and Social Council elected Iran's gender apartheid regime to a 4-year term on its Commission on the Status of Women.

UN General Assembly Approves Budget for Open-Ended Israeli ‘War Crimes’ Probe

There has never before been such an open-ended investigation aimed at any member state in the United Nations.

UNRWA Teachers Complain They Cannot Praise Hamas on Social Media

Ten teachers at UNRWA-run schools, suspected of inciting violence and hate, have been suspended without pay pending results of a probe.

UN General Assembly Condemned Israel 14 Times in 2021, Only 5 Times for the...

“The UN’s assault on Israel with a torrent of one-sided resolutions is surreal,” said Hillel Neuer, executive director of UN Watch.

US Ambassador Warns UNSC Iran Accelerating Its Nuclear Program

“The simple truth is that . . . Iran is almost out of runway."

Iran Says Israel Hacked IAEA Cameras in Atomic Facility

A spokesman for Prime Minister Naftali Bennett declined to comment on the ambassador's accusations.

UN Adopts Three Resolutions Condemning Israel, Ignores Jewish Ties to Temple Mount

The U.N. General Assembly passed three resolutions this week that targeted Israel, which brings the total to 14 resolutions being adopted in the next month that single out the Jewish state.

Erdan Blasts UN ‘Palestine Day,’ Reminds of Jews Expelled from Muslim Countries

The UN event ignored the history of massacres and expulsions of 850,000 Jews from Arab countries as well as Iran.

IAEA Chief Grossi Leaves Iran without a Deal on Inspectors’ Access

The Press TV interview included a reference to the fact that Iran’s nuclear facilities and scientists had come under "repeated, and often deadly, terrorist attacks.

At Donors Conference, Israel Warns UNRWA is the Problem, Not the Solution

A recent report by the UN Watch exposed that more than 100 UNRWA employees posted content on social media that spreads hatred against Israel and Israelis, encourages anti-Semitism, and supports terrorism.

1,500-Plus Rabbis Rebuke US for Abstention Vote on UN Resolution Targeting Israel

“The [Biden] administration abstained on an issue of hate and bigotry,” said Rabbi Yaakov Menken, managing director of the Coalition for Jewish Values. “This is not moral leadership.”

Report: UK Cuts UNRWA Funding by Over 50 Percent

UNRWA chief ties move to criticism of P.A. curriculum taught in U.N. agency’s schools. The U.K. was the third largest UNRWA donor in 2020.

UN Declares Eilat’s Birding Center One of Most Important Global Biodiversity Projects

"They are encouraged to love and conserve birds, in their gardens or at work, now and forever."

Meretz Environment Minister Silent as PA Polluters Spread Lies & Dirt about Israel

At the Glasgow Climate Conference the PA PM falsely accused Israel of polluting the environment - watch the truth.

Bennett Thanks UK’s Boris Johnson for ‘Quick Intervention’ on COP26 Inaccessibility

"It's time that we channel our national energy, which is the energy of the people, and the brainpower, to fighting climate change."

UN Envoy Erdan Explains Exactly Why Israel Designated 6 PFLP Affiliates as Terrorist Groups

"The PFLP operates an organizational and military apparatus, including a network of purported civilian institutions."

Disabled Israeli Minister Unable to Enter Inaccessible COP26 Conference

UK Ambassador to Israel Neil Wigan offered an apology to Elharar following the incident.

‘Shame on You!’ Israel’s Envoy Tears Up Human Rights Council Report at General Assembly

“Since the establishment of the council 15 years ago, it has decided to blame and condemn Israel, not 10 times like Iran, or 35 times like Syria. No, the Human Rights Council has attacked Israel with 95 resolutions. Compared to 142 against all other countries combined.”

Israel to Collaborate with US, UN on Regulation of Social Networks

During Communication Minister Yoaz Hendel's meeting with U.S. Senator Ben Ray Luján (D-NM), chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Communications, Media, and Broadband, he discussed the need for cooperation between regulators to effectively regulate social networks.

Qatar Restarts Cash Payments to Gazans, Using UN Credit Cards

Israel must approve individuals receiving aid to ensure that money goes to the poor and not to Hamas.

US Returns to UN Human Rights Council, Vows to ‘Push Back’ Against Anti-Israel Bias

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken noted its bias, saying the council “suffers from serious flaws, including disproportionate attention on Israel and the membership of several states with egregious records.”


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