Power: Iran complying with deal but still a threat

Speaking in Israel, Ambassador Samantha Power says Iran is still helping fuel conflict in the region and thus remains a threat.Ben Ariel, 2/16/2016, 3:44 AM

Watch: Power hopes to see 'Palestine' at UN

US Ambassador says 'UN tries to delegitimize Israel,' but notes 'the problem isn't the UN, it's the players active there.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 6:41 PM

Rivlin to US Diplomat : No solution can be imposed

President calls for direct negotiations with Palestinian Authority, decries imposed solutions in meeting with Samantha Power.David Rosenberg, 2/15/2016, 3:56 PM

Power visits Yad Vashem, hears plan to fence Jews

US Ambassador to UN visits Holocaust museum with Danon, hears Herzog's plan to build fence between Jews and Arabs dividing Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 2/14/2016, 10:14 PM

Power: Anger shouldn't lead to violence

American Ambassador reiterates her country's objection to Israeli "settlements" but denounces violence.Ben Ariel, 1/27/2016, 5:14 AM

UN begins looking for Ban Ki-Moon's replacement

Security Council and General Assembly heads send letter asking for candidates, as current secretary-general's term winds to a close.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2015, 8:59 AM

Ambassador criticizes Israeli 'settlement growth'

Ambassador Samantha Power speaks at Haaretz Conference, says Israeli "settlements" raise questions about its objectives.Elad Benari, 12/14/2015, 6:13 AM

United States investigating reported Iran test

Ambassador Samantha Power says the United States is reviewing reports that Iran launched a ballistic missile last month.Ben Ariel, 12/9/2015, 2:15 AM

United States to Seek Action Over Iran Test

Ambassador Samantha Power says Iran's recent ballistic missile test was a clear violation of UN sanctions.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/16/2015, 11:30 PM

Power: US will be Isolated if it Rejects Iran Deal

UN envoy warns Congress against projecting an image of a 'divided America', claims 'no' vote would isolate the US from world stage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2015, 9:40 PM

US Accuses Syria of Barrel Bomb Escalation

US envoy to UN calls for global action after regime drops over 2,000 lethal crude bombs on civilian areas since July.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2015, 8:54 PM

UN Security Council Endorses Iran Deal

Highly-anticipated vote over implementing the Iranian nuclear deal passes 15-0; Iran accuses Israel, US of spreading 'Iranophobia.'Tova Dvorin, 7/20/2015, 5:25 PM

'We Push Back Against Delegitimization'

Ambassador Samantha Power downplays concerns over Obama's comments on 're-evaluating' policy towards Israel at the UN.Elad Benari, 6/17/2015, 6:15 AM

Assad Has 'Paid no Price for Chemical War Crimes'

UN Security Council hears evidence from doctors of chemical attacks; 'attacks come from helicopters - which only Assad has.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2015, 10:29 PM

Power Talks Tough on Syria, but Offers No Action

US UN Ambassador Power denounces Assad's 'brutality', but new evidence shows the US ignored advice to stop Assad from arming.Mark Langfan, A7 UN Reporter, 4/3/2015, 4:32 PM

Power: US Support of Israel Transcends Politics

US Ambassador to UN talks about Holocaust, 'ugly' attacks on modern Israel, and the ties between the Jewish state and United States.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2015, 4:36 PM

Obama Sending 'Anti-Israel' Power, Rice to AIPAC

Presidential decision is being described by some as a slap in the face to Netanyahu, who will also address the conference.Gil Ronen, 2/26/2015, 10:32 PM

Power: PA's Resolution was Not Constructive

American envoy to the UN says PA's resolution doesn't offer constructive steps to solve the conflict. Jordan: We'll keep pushing.Ben Ariel, 12/31/2014, 6:13 AM

Report: PA Agrees to Delay UN 'Palestine' Vote

PA officials said that they would hold off on a plan to demand that the UN Security Council recognize 'Palestine'Yaakov Levi, 10/23/2014, 10:27 AM

UN Security Council Scrambles on Ebola Crisis

Over 2,400 killed by lethal virus, as UN seeks international response; US ambassador says response so far insufficient.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2014, 10:55 PM

U.S. Concerned Terrorists Will Seize Chemicals

Washington concerned that the most dangerous terrorist groups could get a hold of chemical weapons if Syria is hiding any stockpiles.Ben Ariel, 9/5/2014, 5:12 AM

US Wants Israel to Reverse Land Decision

Ambassador Power says US is 'deeply concerned by the reports of expanded settlement activity over the last few days.'Gil Ronen, 9/4/2014, 6:47 PM

Washington Wants UN Action on Foreign Fighters

Amb. Power: U.S. hoping for approval of a UN resolution calling for action against foreigners traveling to fight for terrorists groups.Ben Ariel, 9/4/2014, 5:15 AM

Resurrecting the "Cycle of Violence" Canard, Again

There has never been a "cycle of violence" in the Middle East.Prof. Louis René Beres, 3/1/2014, 9:47 PM

Uproar over US Official's Tweets on Daniel Pearl

US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power says Daniel Pearl Foundation shows 'accountability,' causes outrage.Tova Dvorin, 2/25/2014, 12:45 PM

Israel Joins Powerful UN Human Rights Groups

Israel participates, for the first time, in JUSCANZ, a UN grouping which advises the UN Human Rights Council.Elad Benari, 2/12/2014, 4:14 AM

Power Promises to Fight to Get Israel on UNSC

U.S. ambassador to the United Nations promises she will “not give up” on getting Israel a seat on the UN Security Council.Elad Benari, 2/11/2014, 4:41 AM

Obama Urges the World to Confront Anti-Semitism

Choices mean "choosing to confront bigotry and hatred in all of its forms," says Obama on International Holocaust Day.Elad Benari, 1/28/2014, 4:14 AM

U.S. Criticizes UNESCO for Postponing Exhibition

"UNESCO's decision is wrong," says Ambassador Power after UN body cancels Jewish exhibition because of Arab pressure.Elad Benari, 1/19/2014, 6:13 AM

Samantha Power Welcomes Israel to UNHRC

"For far too long Israel has been unfairly excluded" at the UN, says American ambassador.Elad Benari, 12/3/2013, 5:44 AM

UN Amb.: Iran Being Offered $6 Billion in Relief

Samantha Power revealed Thursday that Iran is being offered sanctions relief of around $6 billion as part of interim deal.Ari Yashar, 11/22/2013, 1:49 PM

Power Blasts Re-election of Swiss Critic of Israel

U.S. ambassador to the UN trying to block the re-election of a Swiss diplomat who praised dictators while criticizing Israel.Elad Benari, 8/20/2013, 4:45 AM

Senate Confirms Power as UN Ambassador

More than 70 senators vote in favor of Samantha Power, who said in 2002 she would allocate aid to "Palestine" instead of Israel.Elad Benari, 8/2/2013, 3:15 AM

Senate Panel Approves Power's Nomination

Samantha Power, Obama's pick to serve as UN envoy, approved by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.Elad Benari, 7/24/2013, 5:15 AM

Obama's UN Envoy Will Seek Seat for Israel

Samantha Power pledges to lobby hard to get a seat for Israel on the UN Security Council.Elad Benari, 7/18/2013, 3:43 AM

UN Nominee Samantha Power: Bad For Israel & America

Power's anti-Israel record speaks for itself. Morton A. Klein, 7/18/2013, 1:52 AM

ZOA Opposes Samantha Power's Nomination

ZOA cites Samantha Power’s record of outspoken anti-Israel statements, urges Senate to oppose her nomination.Elad Benari, 6/6/2013, 4:16 AM

Perhaps the Best Hagelism Yet

It is no surprise that Obama nominated Hagel. His latest discovered pronouncement, continues to define him as an anti-Semite, but also one who seems to be blind to the facts. Gerald A. Honigman, 2/21/2013, 7:07 AM