Iranian official: US attempts to renew arms embargo have failed

Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council says US has failed to gather support to renew Security Council arms embargo.Elad Benari, 5/20/2020, 6:34 AM

Israel to lead UN innovation conference focusing on global fight against coronavirus

Israel and Ghana elected to head the United Nations Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Forum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2020, 5:21 PM

Gilad Erdan named as next Israeli Ambassador to the UN and the US

Public Security Minister to continue to serve in the government until he assumes new posts at the UN and in the US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2020, 8:40 PM

Rouhani: Lifting the arms embargo on Iran is an obvious right

Iranian President warns of unspecified steps Iran could take if the UN arms embargo is extended.Elad Benari, 5/7/2020, 6:17 AM

Watch: Independence Day greetings from UN Ambassadors

Watch: UN Ambassadors from around the world have a message for the people of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2020, 2:03 AM

Danny Danon: 'Coronavirus aid to Palestinians? Only if they end incitement'

Israel's UN Amb., Danny Danon, tells Arutz Sheva: 'Palestinians need to choose - incitement or coronavirus aid.'Nitsan Keidar, 4/24/2020, 2:23 PM

UN: Israeli annexation plans are a 'growing threat'

United Nations Mideast envoy warns Israel not to apply sovereignty in Judea and Samaria, calling it a 'dangerous prospect'.David Rosenberg, 4/23/2020, 8:17 PM

Israeli ambassador spars with Palestinian Authority representative at UN Security Council

Danon slams Palestinian Authority rep: 'You have made it clear that you prefer to hate Israel more than help the Palestinian people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2020, 7:07 PM

UN environmental chief: 'Nature sending a message' in COVID-19

“Our continued erosion of wild spaces has brought us uncomfortably close to animals and plants that harbor diseases," she explained.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2020, 9:44 AM

PA to UN: Israel is hurting our efforts to fight coronavirus

Ambassador Danon: With one hand the Palestinians receive aid from Israel, and with the other they act against Israel in the UN.Ben Ariel, 4/3/2020, 6:37 AM

UN rights chief: Re-evaluate the sanctions on Iran

UN rights chief calls for sanctions imposed on countries like Iran to be "urgently re-evaluated" due to coronavirus pandemic.Elad Benari, 3/25/2020, 6:09 AM

Unions criticize Norwegian fund over UN settlement blacklist

Two international trade unions use UN blacklist to attempt to press disinvestment in Israel.AFP, 3/6/2020, 12:05 PM

Erdan to congressmen: Cut US funding to the UN

Public Security Minister meets two congressmen from the Republican party, discusses UNHRC's "blacklist" with them.Nitsan Keidar, 2/19/2020, 6:07 AM

Cruz: UN has descended to a new anti-Semitic low

Texas Senator blasts publication of UN blacklist of companies operating in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/14/2020, 10:41 PM

Pompeo: Renew the UN arms embargo on Iran

Secretary of State calls for a renewal of the UN arms embargo on Iran after the Navy seized Iranian weapons shipment for Houthi rebels.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/14/2020, 10:20 PM

'UNHRC demonstrates its hatred for Jewish State'

Jewish Federations of North America rejects UN human Rights Council blacklist of companies working in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2020, 7:19 PM

'US will never cooperate with anti-Israel blacklists'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says decision by UN Human Rights Commissioner to publish list of 112 companies shows 'unrelenting bias.'Gary Willig, 2/13/2020, 5:44 PM

PA cabinet leader threatens businesses on UN blacklist

Mohammad Shtayyeh threatens to take legal action against companies on UNHRC's blacklist of companies doing business in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 2/13/2020, 6:10 AM

Democratic Rep. blasts 'shameful' UNHRC blacklist

Rep. Ted Deutch criticizes UN Human Rights Council following release of "blacklist" of companies which do business in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 2/12/2020, 11:42 PM

Netanyahu: 'This is a low point in history of State of Israel'

PM: 'Gantz has no government without Ahmad Tibi, and Ahmed Tibi will do whatever Abbas tells him.'Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 10:16 PM

Mahmoud Abbas, former Israeli PM Olmert brief reporters

Former PM and PA Chairman make joint statement to journalists hours after Abbas' speech in Security Council.Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 9:39 PM

PA Chairman Abbas calls Trump Mideast initiative 'full of holes like Swiss cheese'

PA Chairman to Security Council: 'Trump proposal perpetuates Israel's apartheid regime, rewards for occupation crimes.'Mordechai Sones, 2/11/2020, 6:11 PM

UN: North Korea enhanced nuclear and ballistic missile programs in breach of sanctions

New UN report finds North Korea continued to enhance its nuclear and ballistic missile programs last year in breach of sanctions.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2020, 4:35 AM

Criticism of US Mideast plan softened in UN draft resolution

Palestinian Authority preparing to submit resolution to the UN Security Council challenging Trump's Mideast peace plan.AFP, 2/9/2020, 10:49 PM

Abbas planning 'diplomatic intifada' against Trump peace plan

PA chairman to present alternative peace plan in speech at the UN this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2020, 3:55 AM

Guterres: UN 'safeguards' international law in Middle East

UN Secretary-General says organization only accepts solution based on pre-1967 lines following release of US peace plan.AFP, 2/4/2020, 9:47 PM

Abbas to complain to UN about Trump peace plan

PA chairman to submit resolution to UN Security Council against 'Deal of the Century.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2020, 10:45 PM

UN stands by 'two-state solution'

UN spokesman says global body is committed to supporting Arabs and Israelis to resolve conflict "on the basis of the pre-1967 lines."Ben Ariel, 1/29/2020, 2:01 AM

Danon: It is not enough to condemn anti-Semitism, it is time to act

UN marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day with a special session of General Assembly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2020, 2:40 AM

Saudi Crown Prince linked to hacking of Amazon head's phone

UN experts call for investigation into possible involvement of Mohammed bin Salman in hacking of Jeff Bezos’ iPhone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 12:15 AM

The International Criminal Court targets Israel

The ICC must decide if the PLO is a 'delegated jurisdiction,' but in the meantime Fatou Bensouda must be forced to resign. Opinion.Joseph Frager, 1/4/2020, 8:37 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

PM Netanyahu decides not to extend Danon's term as ambassador to the UN

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

Canada again votes in favor of UN anti-Israel resolution

For the second time in a month, Canada changes course and backs Palestinian self-determination in UN vote.Elad Benari, 12/19/2019, 5:00 AM

UN extends UNRWA mission until 2023

UNRWA mandate renewed until 2023 despite opposition from the United States and Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/13/2019, 9:44 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

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

Iran vows to continue ballistic missiles program

Iran responds to European countries' letter to UN, says it is determined to go ahead with disputed ballistic missile program.Elad Benari, 12/6/2019, 12:41 AM

Gantz: Europe also understands danger of Iran

Blue and White Chairman calls to translate letter of warning against Iranian missiles sent by French, German, and UK ambassadors to UN.Mordechai Sones, 12/5/2019, 9:43 AM

France, Germany, UK: Iran has nuclear-capable missiles

France, Germany and the United Kingdom say Iran defied UN call by developing nuclear-capable ballistic missiles.Elad Benari, 12/5/2019, 2:40 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

13 nations vote against anti-Israel resolution for first time

Over a dozen nations switch position on anti-Israel resolution passes annually by UN General Assembly, vote against measure.Marcy Oster/JTA, 12/4/2019, 9:24 PM

'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

Israeli mission donates wheelchairs for children to UN in Geneva

'This donation by Israel is small step to make UN truly accessible, so persons with disabilities can take part and influence world issues.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2019, 7:41 PM

Abbas: 'Relationship with Israel has hit dead end'

PA chairman demands international community ignore Pres. Trump's announcement, recognize 'Palestine.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2019, 7:07 PM

Abbas: US policy change emboldens Israel

PA chairman blasts Trump administration’s announcement on legality of Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 11/28/2019, 6:15 AM

Katz to the UN: Disarm Hezbollah

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz comments on UN Secretary General's report against Hezbollah: Fully implement all Security Council resolutions.Elad Benari, 11/28/2019, 5:38 AM

UN Secretary-General to Lebanon: Disarm Hezbollah

United Nations chief backs Israeli argument on Hezbollah, calls on Lebanon to disarm the Shi'ite terror group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2019, 8:22 AM

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

'Disregard for Iran's nuclear program cries out to the heavens'

Israel refrained from taking part in UN conference on nuclear-free zone in the Middle East because it was unilaterally biased against it.Nitsan Keidar, 11/26/2019, 4:29 AM

Regavim to UN Envoy: Since when does UN oppose unilateral moves?

Regavim: 'UN ongoing support for Palestinian Authority illegal activities are only violation of international law happening in Area C.'Mordechai Sones, 11/25/2019, 8:11 PM

Republicans, Democrats urge UN to defend Israel from Hezbollah

240 Republican and Democratic members of Congress sign letter pressing UN chief to organize effort to defend Israel from Hezbollah attacks.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/22/2019, 12:42 PM

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

Canada votes in favor of UN resolution condemning Israel

Canada changes course, votes in favor of UN resolution in support of Palestinian Arabs' right to self-determination.Elad Benari, 11/20/2019, 6:06 AM

UN: Settlements illegal no matter what US says

UN rights office dismisses US declaration Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria are not illegal.AFP, 11/19/2019, 4:23 PM

UN extends UNRWA's mandate

170 countries vote in favor of extending mandate of UN agency for "Palestinian refugees". The US and Israel vote against.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/15/2019, 8:00 PM