Mladenov: "We call for a cessation of rocket fire against a civilian population, which violates international law."
“Attempts to isolate Israel damage momentum toward Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.”
on May 1, 2019, Rep. Betty McCollum (D-MN) introduced a despicable bill based on accusations made by the PFLP-tied DCI-P against Israel.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated after the report’s publication that “whoever boycotts us will be boycotted. "
NGO Monitor: "Many [companies on the list] are involved in providing goods and services to Palestinians pursuant to the Oslo Accords."
"Our line was clear, not condemnation against Israel but only negotiations will promote a peace process."
The proposed PA resolution still attacks Israel and the US at the UN, but is less likely to trigger an automatic US veto.
Kushner intends to present the plan and then listen to feedback from the 14 members of the Council in the chamber during the session..
US Ambassador to the UN Kelly Craft was supposed to arrive in Israel later this week, but will remain in New York to handle the peace plan fallout.
Israeli Ambassador to UN in Farsi: We Support the Iranian People
Ambassador Danon: "The stories of these Holocaust survivors' heroism are an example to the nations of the world."
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.
Danon's term has already been extended once, this past summer.
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.
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 . . . condemns all forms of racism, anti-Semitism and xenophobia.”
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.
“Without remembrance, there cannot be truth; without truth, there cannot be justice; without justice, there cannot be reconciliation" . . . or peace."
While it was a positive change, the anti-Israel resolution still passed with 87 votes in favor, 54 against, and 23 abstentions.
The report documents several incidents in which Hezbollah clashed with UNIFIL troops and restricted their movement in southern Lebanon.
There is widespread support for the bill within the Knesset.
The agency’s commissioner-general, Pierre Krahenbuhl, resigned last week after allegations of mismanagement and abuses of authority emerged in a UN report.
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.
According to Al-Hayat, Israel said that the Secretary General of the Islamic Jihad is not safe from liquidation—he is also targeted.
“Iran’s expansion of proliferation-sensitive activities raises concerns that Iran is positioning itself to have the option of a rapid nuclear breakout.”
“Iran continues to hide its nuclear program and continues to renew uranium enrichment for the purpose of producing nuclear weapons.”
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.
Several countries suspended their aid to UNRWA following the publication of allegations against the corrupt organization.
“The growing list of charges related to the agency's conduct makes it clear that there is no other solution except to close it."
"Both Palestinians and Israelis must refrain from violence, and aggressive and provocative rhetoric."