Amb. Danon at UN: 'Israel stands alongside the Iranian people'

Amb Danon addresses Iranian citizens, displays photo of 14-year-old protester killed, saying in Persian that Israel stands by people of IranMordechai Sones, 1/21/2020, 9:36 PM

Danon to stay on until May

PM reverses course, extends term of current Israeli ambassador to the UN for several months.Gary Willig, 12/31/2019, 9:58 PM

Danon's term as ambassador to end today

PM asks attorney general if new ambassador to the UN can be appointed during transition government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2019, 7:09 PM

Danon: ICC becoming another partisan political tool

Israel's ambassador to the UN criticizes ICC chief prosecutor’s decision to investigate Israeli “war crimes”.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/20/2019, 8:02 PM

Witnesses to Hamas terror: UN ambassadors visit south

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon brings fellow UN ambassadors to site of Hamas terror tunnel, see Iron Dome battery,Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2019, 4:22 PM

Dozens of UN ambassadors visit City of David

Ambassador Danny Danon brings dozens of UN ambassadors to City of David as new support for Israel felt at the UN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019, 8:04 PM

Amb. Danon 'optimistic about our place in UN'

Israel's ambassador to the UN speaks with Arutz Sheva about the Delegation to Israel, votes in the UN and the 'forgotten Jewish refugees'Yoni Kempinski, 12/10/2019, 11:01 PM

Danon urges UN to impose further sanctions on Iran

Israeli Ambassador calls on UN Security Council to impose further sanctions on Iran after it vows to continue ballistic missile activities.Ben Ariel, 12/6/2019, 3:33 AM

UN commemorates Jewish refugees from Middle East, North Africa

Ambassador Danon: "I will propose resolution that will reaffirm the Jewish refugees' place in history."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2019, 1:03 AM

'UN needs to know how to criticize the Palestinians as well'

Israel to submit resolution recognizing Jewish refugees from Arab countries at UN plenary meeting on annual commemoration of November 29th.Mordechai Sones, 12/3/2019, 10:21 PM

Overwhelming support for Israeli resolution at the UN

With 147 countries in favor, UN adopts Israeli resolution on "Agricultural Technology for Sustainable Development".Nitsan Keidar, 11/27/2019, 4:35 AM

Danon: EU fights for Palestinians, preventing negotiations

Israeli Ambassador to the UN slams European position on Arab-Israeli conflict, attempting to force unworkable solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 6:25 PM

Israeli ambassador slams Bernie Sanders

'We will fight against these radical voices.' Danny Danon rips Sanders over vow he'd use US military aid to pressure Israel on Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2019, 9:12 AM

Danon demands: 'Condemn rocket attacks'

'Silence is a prize for terrorism,' Israel's UN Ambassador says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 3:26 PM

A true warrior and a friend of Israel

Nikki Haley, former US Amb. to UN, presents Israel's Danny Danon with a copy of her new book on term, activities, in UN.Orly Harari, 11/8/2019, 10:23 AM

Israel and US present UNRWA containment campaign

As UNRWA expects automatic UN majority to renew mandate, Israel and US demand tightened oversight and transparency amid corruption reports.Mordechai Sones, 10/31/2019, 7:56 AM

Danon: UN concentrates on Israel, ignores Turkey

Israel's UN ambassador criticizes UN for concentrating on Israel while Turkey persecutes Kurds, frees ISIS terrorists, hosts Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2019, 4:52 PM

'We still feel the pain of the Jewish souls taken from us'

Amb. Danny Danon says on the anniversary of the Pittsburgh attack: 'We must make sure what happened in Pittsburgh never happens again.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2019, 4:26 PM

Venezuela, Libya elected to UN Human Rights Council

Israeli, US ambassadors condemn decision to allow countries with questionable human rights records to serve on UNHRC.Elad Benari, 10/18/2019, 3:17 AM

Danon: International community must declare war on anti-Semitism

Israeli ambassador to the UN calls on body to condemn attack on German synagogue on Yom Kippur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2019, 6:47 PM

Danon: Deterioration in Gaza - because of Hamas

Ambassador Danny Danon: Improving the humanitarian situation in Gaza should be tied to the humanitarian needs of Israeli prisoner families.Ben Ariel, 9/26/2019, 11:34 PM

'Israel will have no better friend than Kelly Craft'

US ambassador to UN expresses support for Israel. Israeli ambassador Danon: We welcome your presence here.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/20/2019, 8:07 PM

'A message to the Lebanese government - restrain Hezbollah'

UN extends mandate of UNIFIL peacekeeping force in Lebanon for another year.Elad Benari, 8/29/2019, 11:41 PM

Israel to UN: "Recognize Syria's role in hosting Iran"

"The Syrian regime knowingly allows its territory to be used by Iran and its proxies for terrorist activities," UN Ambassador Danon says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 5:43 PM

'Note Shnerb's murder in report on children in armed conflict'

Israel's UN ambassador requests that the UN report on the terrorist attack near Dolev, that led to the murder of 17-year old Rina Shnerb.Ben Ariel, 8/27/2019, 11:44 PM

Netanyahu extends Danon's term

Netanyahu extends term of the Israeli ambassador to the UN until the end of the year.Elad Benari, 8/27/2019, 5:13 AM

Danon to Security Council: Condemn the murder of Rina Shnerb

Ambassador Danon urges UN to join Israel's fight against terrorism, calls on Security Council to condemn 17-year-old's murder.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/23/2019, 8:06 PM

'The UN must fulfill its humanitarian duty'

Israel's UN ambassador meets parents of Hadar Goldin, whose body is being held by Hamas in Gaza.Yoni Kempinski, 8/21/2019, 11:37 PM

'Facilitating cooperation between Israel and her Arab neighbors'

Attended by US and Poland foreign ministers, United Nations Security Council discusses peace and security in the Middle East.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 9:30 AM

Danon: Israel part of the solution in the Middle East

Israeli Ambassador to the UN addresses Security Council, says Israel ready to partner with Arab nations to build better future for all.Gary Willig, 8/20/2019, 9:58 PM

Israeli ambassador calls on UN to condemn terrorist murder

Ambassador Danny Danon sends letter to Security Council demanding UN condemn murder of Dvir Sorek.Gary Willig, 8/8/2019, 10:40 PM

Amb. Danon: Suspend international aid to UNWRA

Israel's Ambassador to the UN: 'The aid money should be gradually transferred to the UNHCR (UN High Commissioner for Refugees).'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2019, 9:15 PM

Amb. Danon reveals new intelligence on Hezbollah smuggling at UN

Israeli Ambassador to the UN addresses UN Security Council on Hezbollah violations of Resolution 1701, smuggling over Lebanon-Syria border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2019, 5:55 PM

UN Amb.: Iran sends terror materials via diplomatic mail

Outgoing Amb. Danon warns: 'Iranians use their emissaries as their front lines in advancing global terror.'Nitzan Keidar, 7/19/2019, 11:54 AM

UN salutes Israeli innovation

Innovative Israeli technologies presented at UN to diplomats and government representatives from around the world.Nitsan Keidar, 7/19/2019, 2:12 AM

A step up in the fight against terror

UN announces international conference with terror victims from around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2019, 4:38 PM

'European leaders must wake up'

Ambassador Danny Danon at CUFI's annual summit: "European leaders must wake up to the Iranian threat".Nitsan Keidar, 7/8/2019, 11:23 PM

Latest Israeli achievement at the UN

United Nations elects Israeli diplomat Yaron Wax to serve as deputy to the UN Administrative and Budget Committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2019, 5:47 PM

Amb. Danny Danon to protesters: 'Shame on you'

Danon tells protestors to the unveiling of a Herodian road to connect to their own ancient history and historical Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2019, 6:39 PM

History lesson for Kuwaiti ambassador to United Nations

Israel's UN Amb responds to complaint of 'occupation' with reasoned explanation of eternal connection between Jerusalem and Jewish People.Mordechai Sones, 6/11/2019, 7:13 PM

'Hamas has no immunity in the international community'

Israeli achievement: UN refuses to grant special status to a Hamas-affiliated terrorist organization.Nitsan Keidar, 6/7/2019, 4:04 AM

Israeli diplomat elected deputy chair of UN Economic Committee

Diplomat Anat Fisher Tsin elected to serve in coming year as Deputy Chairman of UN Economic and Financial Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2019, 9:24 PM

Danon: Giant pro-Israel events in NY - 'a miracle'

Israeli ambassador calls Trump's support for Israel 'miraculous': 'He gave us three great miracles', urges world leaders to follow US.Eliran Aharon, 6/4/2019, 10:10 AM

'We must implement lessons of the past for future of our people'

Israeli UN ambassador Danny Danon speaks as UN ambassadors from around the world visit Auschwitz exhibit at the Jewish Museum in NY.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2019, 9:49 PM

'UNRWA has only succeeded in inciting violence against Israel'

Israeli Ambassador to UN Danon slams UNRWA at Security Council discussion. 'UNRWA's mandate must come to an end.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2019, 8:03 PM

Amb. Danon: A victory for truth

Israel's Ambassador to the U.N. welcomed the decision of the German parliament to define the BDS movement as anti-SemiticArutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2019, 6:37 PM

Danny Danon's Bible speech goes viral

Danon presented the "four pillars" that link Jews to Israel and read a Bible chapter in Hebrew while wearing a kippah (skullcap).Nitzan Keidar, 5/16/2019, 10:35 PM

'We will not be silent in the face of those who rewrite history'

"We will not allow Congresswoman Tlaib and extremist elements in Europe to rewrite history," says UN ambassador Danny Danon.Nitsan Keidar, 5/16/2019, 4:41 AM

UN sees results of Hamas attacks on the south

Delegation of UN ambassadors visits Ashkerlon home of man killed by Hamas rocket, scholl damaged by rocket strike.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2019, 4:28 PM

Israel Ambassador to the UN brings ambassadors to Auschwitz

'After seeing what happened here over 70 years ago, we cannot allow anyone to threaten the Jewish people again.'Yoni Kempinski, Poland, 5/2/2019, 2:20 PM

Danon teaches UN history lesson on Jewish connection to Israel

Amb Danny Danon's speech before UN Security Council on 'the four pillars that prove the case for Jewish ownership of Land of Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2019, 10:57 PM

Danon: NYT must be accountable for anti-Semitic cartoon

Israel's UN ambassador: Those who engage in anti-Semitism must be punished.Ben Ariel, 4/30/2019, 6:10 AM

Watch: UN holds moment of silence for Poway shooting victim

UN Security Council begins session on Arab-Israeli conflict with moment of silence for synagogue shooting at Israeli ambassador's request.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2019, 6:24 PM

Danon calls for 'determined' war against anti-Semitism

Israel's UN ambassador responds to shooting attack on synagogue in San Diego: Anti-Semitism continues to raise its head and take victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2019, 4:28 AM

Danon: We can't take Israeli achievement for granted

'Jewish tradition is important so we organized a Passover Seder with the participation of dozens of ambassadors from various countries.'Nitzan Keidar, 4/18/2019, 6:36 PM

Israeli UN Amb: No action on sovereignty before peace plan

'I don't think that we will take any action before the plan is published,' Amb. Danny Danon says of Netanyahu's campaign pledge.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2019, 8:05 AM

Historic achievement: UN condemns anti-Semitism

UN General Assembly amends draft of anti-hate resolution to include anti-Semitism after vigorous Israeli push.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2019, 6:21 PM