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UN chief calls for war crimes investigation against Syria

Ban Ki-moon again asks the Security Council to formally request that the ICC begin investigations of war crimes in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2016, 3:45 AM

UN chooses Ban Ki-moon's replacement

Ex-PM of Portugal selected as next UN Secretary-General.JTA, 10/6/2016, 10:36 PM

Ban appoints official to protect human rights defenders

Ban Ki-moon asks Assistant Secretary General to ensure human rights defenders have free access to UN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/4/2016, 11:42 PM

Ban orders inquiry into bombing of aid convoy

UN Secretary-General announces a board of inquiry will investigate the bombing of an aid convoy in Syria.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/30/2016, 9:46 PM

Memorial ceremony for Peres held in United Nations

UN Secretary-General, US Ambassador, join representatives from more than 40 countries to pay last respects to Israeli president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2016, 8:35 PM

Obama, Clinton, world leaders to attend Peres funeral

Obama, Clinton among world leaders set to travel to Israel Friday for funeral of former President Shimon Peres.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2016, 10:17 AM

UN chief appalled by 'chilling' attacks on Syria's Aleppo

Ban warned that "the apparent systematic use of these types of indiscriminate weapons in densely populated areas may amount to war crimes"AFP, 9/24/2016, 10:15 PM

A world in denial

As far as Israel is concerned there is a grand deception going on. Barry Shaw, 9/22/2016, 11:42 PM

Israeli Ambassador Danon blasts UN 'obsession with Israel'

After UN Secretary-General says 50 years of 'occupation' is 'madness', Ambassador Danon says the UN 'obsession' with Israel must end.Shai Landesman, 9/20/2016, 5:56 PM

Danon to Ban: Your view is distorted

Israeli Ambassador to UN hits Secretary-General for blaming stagnant peace talks on Israel.Chana Roberts, 9/15/2016, 9:55 PM

'Netanyahu's comments unacceptable and outrageous'

UN Secretary General blasts Netanyahu, warns 'two-state solution in danger.'Ido Ben Porat, 9/15/2016, 7:42 PM

EU blasts 'Transparency Law'

European Union says that law which will require NGOs to reveal sources of foreign funding “risks undermining” Israel's values.Ben Ariel, 7/13/2016, 4:11 AM

Iran vows to continue developing ballistic missiles

Iran declares it will continue its ballistic missile program, despite criticism on the issue by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon.Ben Ariel, 7/10/2016, 6:17 AM

Iran blasts UN chief's criticism of its ballistic missiles

Iran rejects as "unrealistic" a report by Ban Ki-moon that criticizes its ballistic missile launches, calls on him to condemn America too.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/9/2016, 12:28 AM

UN chief blasts Israeli construction in Jerusalem

UN Secretary-General says approval of housing units in Maale Adumim and Jerusalem raises questions about Israel's long-term intentions.Elad Benari, 7/5/2016, 2:14 AM

UNRWA denies hiding Israel-free map during visit by UN chief

Gaza school run by UNRWA hides map which erases Israel during visit by UN chief Ban Ki-moon, then denies incident ever took place.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2016, 7:14 PM

UN chief blasts 'occupation', calls Israel to work for peace

Meeting with PM Netanyahu, Ban Ki-moon urges "courageous steps" toward peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2016, 5:43 AM

Netanyahu urges UN chief: Help free captive Israelis

PM u calls on Ban Ki-moon to help secure the release of Oron Shaul, Hadar Goldin and Avera Mengistu, held by Hamas in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2016, 5:06 PM

UN chief calls on Israel, PA to fight 'extremism'

Ban Ki-moon blasts 'occupation' for 'undermining' peace, calls on both sides to rein in 'extremism'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2016, 3:34 PM

UN’s Ban Ki-moon arrives for Israel visit

A few months before he leaves his post, Ban Ki-Moon visits the Jewish state with Danny Danon in tow.Gil Ronen, 6/27/2016, 11:04 AM

UN's Ban to visit Israel amid continued peace push

UN Secretary General heads to France ahead of a Middle East tour that will take him to Israel and the PA.Ben Ariel, 6/22/2016, 4:16 AM

UN chief 'shocked' that Hamas praised Tel Aviv attack

UN Secretary-General condemns Tel Aviv terrorist attack, criticizes Hamas for praising it.Ben Ariel, 6/9/2016, 6:16 AM

UN condemns ISIS and regime bombings in Syria

UN chief condemns ISIS bombings in two Syrian coastal cities, voices concern about the military escalation around Damascus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2016, 2:16 AM

Independence or dependence? Israel faces a dilemma

Is Israel truly independent? Shifra Hoffman, 5/16/2016, 1:49 PM

Terror victim's husband slams outgoing UN chief Ban Ki-moon

Husband of terror victim blasts UN Secretary-General for 'humiliating' him and his daughter during their UN visit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2016, 12:06 PM

Ban livid over attack on Syria camp for displaced

UN Secretary-General blasts deadly attack on a camp for displaced Syrians in Idlib, calls for Security Council to refer Syria to ICC.Arutz Sheva North America, 5/7/2016, 12:16 AM

UN chief appeals for re-launch of Syria ceasefire

Ban Ki-moon urges Russia and the United States to put Syria's ceasefire back on track.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2016, 4:14 AM

Danon: Why isn't the UN condemning Hamas?

Israeli Ambassador writes to Ban, demanding that he condemn newly found terror tunnel and Jerusalem bus bombing.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2016, 7:46 AM

Livni tells UN chief: 'No justification' for terror

Zionist Union MK meets UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, urges him to send clear message about Palestinian terror.Hezki Baruch, 4/12/2016, 8:55 PM

Iran paraphrases UN's Ban in justifying Palestinian terror

Iranian Deputy FM vows to help 'axis of resistance' in 'third intifada' against Israel, calls terror war a 'natural response.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2016, 12:41 PM

UN's Ban apologizes for saying 'occupation'

In ironic twist given his broadsides on Israel, UN chief backs down on Western Sahara after Morocco boots UN staff from region.Ari Yashar, 3/30/2016, 7:33 AM

UN's Ban condemns Israeli 'land grab'

Following Peace Now report on declaration of 234 hectares as state land, Ban gets riled up, demands Israel backtrack for two state solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 8:47 PM

UN chief urges Iranian 'restraint' following missile tests

UN Secretary-General urges Iran to act with moderation and caution in the wake of its latest ballistic missile launch.Ben Ariel, 3/11/2016, 4:45 AM

Danon to UN chief: Condemn Iranian support for terrorism

Israel’s UN Ambassador demands Ban Ki-moon condemn a statement by Iran’s ambassador to Lebanon in support of terrorism against Israelis.Elad Benari, 2/25/2016, 3:43 AM

US, Russia announce Syrian ceasefire - again

After last agreement tanked on Friday, and in wake of most lethal bombing of the war, new ceasefire announced to UN's rejoicing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2016, 8:33 PM

Danon demands UN condemn Nasrallah pledge to destroy Haifa

Israeli Ambassador to the UN sends letter to Ban Ki-moon demanding condemnation for Hezbollah comments to destroy Haifa.Raphael Poch, 2/18/2016, 8:14 AM

The Western media and world leaders have Israeli blood on their hands

Why is it that Jewish victims of Palestinian terror do not exist in the mind of many Western news editors? Barry Shaw, 2/15/2016, 11:35 PM

43 terror orgs in 18 countries support ISIS

Despite losing ground in Syria and Iraq, dozens of terror groups have sworn allegiance to 'Islamic State' - and more are expected to join.Hillel Fendel, 2/10/2016, 6:35 PM

UN chief condemns synagogue arson in Gush Etzion

Ban Ki-moon calls on all sides to refrain from “inflammatory actions or statements” following Givat Sorek synagogue arson.Ben Ariel, 2/9/2016, 4:42 AM

Palestinians quote UN's Ban to justify terror

Danon demands UN head retract his 'two categories' of terror, after Fatah spokesman cites 'natural response' praising Hadar Cohen's murder.Shimon Cohen, 2/8/2016, 8:42 AM

UN's Ban gets booed at New York synagogue

Congregants at Park East Synagogue greet Ban with jeers during Holocaust Day speech, after he called Palestinian terrorism 'human nature.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2016, 10:58 PM

Ban Ki-moon 'ashamed' at lack of progress in peace talks

Days after repeatedly attacking Israel, UN chief says he is working for benefit of the people in the region.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/5/2016, 10:32 PM

In NYT op-ed, Ban insists he 'didn't justify' Palestinian terror

In effort to explain away remarks appearing sympathetic to terror, UN chief says attacks 'reprehensible' but Palestinians 'losing hope.'Cynthia Blank, 2/1/2016, 5:33 PM

Danon: UN chief's comments are unacceptable

Israel's UN ambassador says the UN must condemn all acts of terror, no matter where they take place.Eliran Aharon, 2/1/2016, 3:15 AM

Hamas: UN chief is prejudiced in favor of the 'occupation'

Hamas blasts Ban Ki-moon's expression of concern over Hamas rebuilding its tunnel infrastructure.Ben Ariel, 2/1/2016, 12:14 AM

'You don't manage negotiations with a gun to the head'

Ambassador to UN blasts French ultimatum to bring Israel back to negotiating table: 'Mideast peace won't be promoted through threats.'Cynthia Blank, 1/31/2016, 1:53 PM

Anti-Semitism in 2016

Candidates that just missed getting on the 2015 list.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 1/31/2016, 8:42 AM

Tension at UN between Danon, Ban Ki-moon

Israeli ambassador to UN sends hints to Secretary-General about danger of Arab terror in Israel. 'Hamas is a murderous terror organization.'Uzi Baruch, 1/30/2016, 11:54 PM

UN Chief concerned again - but now about Hamas terror

Ban Ki-moon publishes statement after Hamas leader announces intention to keep building tunnels and attacking civilians.Nitsan Keidar, 1/30/2016, 8:29 PM

UN chief blasts Israel's 'stifling occupation' of Palestinians

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon blasts Israel one day after sympathizing with terrorists.Elad Benari, 1/28/2016, 4:43 AM

Teaching the UN Secretary General about human nature

Did he really say that? Paula R. Stern, 1/28/2016, 12:05 AM

Ban Ki-moon accused of war crimes

A writer in Haaretz, of all places, says UN chief is to blame for Hamas's firing rockets from inside UN facilities.Gil Ronen, 1/27/2016, 6:54 PM

In speech, Ban Ki-Moon exhibits contempt for Syrian agony

Analysis: Over 55,000 people were killed in Syria in 2015. Can you guess what 87% of Ban Ki-Moon's speech on the Middle East was about?Mark Langfan, UN correspondent, 1/27/2016, 12:31 PM

Israeli politicians blast UN chief's remarks on terror

"Terrorism in Paris and Otniel is the same," says Hotovely in response to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.Ben Ariel, 1/27/2016, 4:13 AM

Netanyahu accuses Ban Ki-moon of 'encouraging terror'

Israeli Prime Minister fires back after UN Secretary General justifies Palestinian terrorism as a result of 'frustration.'Ari Soffer, 1/26/2016, 8:11 PM

UN Secretary-General sympathizes with Palestinian terror

UN chief Ban Ki-moon condemns Israeli 'settlements,' but justifies murderous Palestinian terrorist attacks.Nitsan Keidar, 1/26/2016, 7:20 PM

Global condemnation floods in for Jericho land demarcation

US State Dept. says Israeli acquisition of 15 dunams 'calls into question' its commitment to two states; UN's Ban says he is 'worried.'Raphael Poch, 1/21/2016, 8:01 AM