PA to seek full UN membership

Palestinian Authority says it will launch a bid to become a full member of the UN, even though such a move will be blocked by the US.Elad Benari, 1/16/2019, 2:40 AM

Abbas to assume chairmanship of UN's Group of 77

Chairmanship of Group of 77 allows PA to operate like a member state of the UN.Elad Benari, 1/15/2019, 6:06 AM

Syria urges UN to take action against Israel

Syrian Foreign Ministry complains to UN following air strike near Damascus which it blames on Israel.Elad Benari, 1/13/2019, 4:41 AM

Danon to Lebanon: Time to address Hezbollah's violations

Israel’s UN Ambassador responds to Lebanon's complaint over Israel building wall on the border.Elad Benari, 1/13/2019, 3:12 AM

Lebanon to complain to UN about Israel

Lebanon to file a complaint at UN over Israel's construction of wall along the border. Israel says the wall is on its side of the border.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/11/2019, 10:18 PM

UNESCO's love affair with 'Palestine' has lost it US and Israel

America’s designated funding of 22% of UNESCO’s annual budget will now have to be met by other member states or UNESCO’s programs severely curtailed. David Singer, 1/10/2019, 11:24 PM

UN denies telling Hamas it will receive Qatari money soon

UN official rejects PA reports that Middle East envoy reassured Hamas they will get the next installment of Qatari money.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 4:44 AM

Palestinian Authority bid to join United Nations blocked

'The PA is writing checks to terrorists while it tries to join the UN,' says Israeli Ambassador to UN.Nitsan Keidar, 1/7/2019, 8:11 AM

UN accuses settlers of stoning PA leader's car

United Nations special coordinator for Middle East issues rare condemnation of stone-throwing - when victim is PA leader.David Rosenberg, 1/3/2019, 10:10 PM

Danon won't run in Likud primaries

"During this challenging period, I intend to continue advancing Israel's position at the UN," says UN Ambassador.Elad Benari, 12/30/2018, 1:11 AM

'Our friend's baby was murdered - and the UN remains silent'

Friends of Ofra shooting victim Shira Ish-Ran, who lost her child as a result of the attack, call on UN to condemn Hamas attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2018, 12:09 PM

'The UN General Assembly has chosen to defend terrorism'

Trump's envoy: We are in the final stages of developing peace plan which we hope will work towards ending Israeli-Palestinian conflict.Elad Benari, 12/28/2018, 6:12 AM

Danny Danon considering resigning as Israel's UN ambassador

As Israel prepares for new elections, Ambassador Danny Danon reportedly considering to resign from position, run in Likud primaries.David Rosenberg, 12/26/2018, 3:01 PM

UN's food program cuts aid to Palestinian Arabs

World Food Program to cut food aid next year to Palestinian Arabs, cites shortage of funding due to US cuts.Elad Benari, 12/20/2018, 4:05 AM

Netanyahu: Hezbollah plotting to 'conquer part of Galilee'

Netanyahu speaks out on Hezbollah terror tunnels on Israel's northern border, ahead of UN Security Council hearing on issue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2018, 1:42 PM

Haley: UN has shown itself hopelessly biased

US ambassador to the UN: 'Problems of Middle East are numerous, yet we spend vastly disproportionate amount of time on just one of them'Mordechai Sones, 12/18/2018, 8:08 PM

Israel joins UN critics of Russia’s ‘occupation’ of Crimea

Israel votes in favor of UN resolution condemning Russian occupation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula.Cnaan Liphshiz - JTA, 12/18/2018, 5:29 PM

UN asks for donations for PA

United Nations urges donor states to provide $350 million in aid for the Palestinian Authority in 2019.Elad Benari, 12/18/2018, 5:07 AM

'Hard to achieve peace when world won't condemn terror'

White House envoy Jason Greenblatt blasts UN, Arab world for failing to condemn Hamas, even as they reject non-Muslim terrorism in US.David Rosenberg, 12/12/2018, 12:35 PM

US castigates 'vile act of Palestinian terrorism'

US ambassador condemns shooting attack on Israeli civilians, slams Hamas support for attack. 'US stands against terror, even if UN won't.'David Rosenberg, 12/10/2018, 11:50 AM

Greenblatt to UN: This is what you defended, this is your legacy

White House envoy castigates United Nations for refusing to condemn Hamas, points to terror group's support for Ofra shooting attack.David Rosenberg, 12/10/2018, 10:25 AM

Hamas official: UN vote a victory for 'resistance'

Hamas hails UN General Assembly’s failure to approve resolution condemning the terrorist group.Elad Benari, 12/9/2018, 5:40 AM

Greenblatt blasts countries that worked to defeat UN vote

Trump envoy criticizes countries which acted to thwart US-backed resolution condemning Hamas.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/7/2018, 10:25 PM

Greenblatt on UN vote: Absolutely shameful

US envoy blasts the UN after it fails to condemn Hamas' terrorism against Israel.Elad Benari, 12/7/2018, 6:11 AM

Hamas welcomes failure of UN condemnation

Hamas spokesman says failure of US-drafted resolution is "a slap in the face" to Trump.Elad Benari, 12/7/2018, 2:35 AM

Danon on UN vote: We achieved a plurality

Israel’s UN Ambassador says Hamas was brought to justice despite the fact that the resolution against it did not pass.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2018, 12:38 AM

Haley at the UN: Is the hatred of Israel so strong?

US-backed resolution condemning the Hamas terrorist organization fails to receive two-thirds majority and thus is not approved.Elad Benari, 12/6/2018, 11:41 PM

Goldin family demands UN resolution include Hamas captives

Family of fallen soldiers Hadar Goldin demands PM work with US to ensure resolution condemning Hamas does not ignore captives in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 4:35 PM

Netanyahu to UN chief: Take action against Hezbollah

PM Netanyahu speaks with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, updates him on details of Operation Northern Shield.Nitsan Keidar, 12/6/2018, 12:13 AM

Israel thanks UN, Egypt for help reaching ceasefire with Hamas

Israeli Ambassador to the US thanks UN envoy, Egypt, and Qatar for assisting in reaching ceasefire with Hamas after 500 rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2018, 5:12 PM

'Countries must ask themselves if they're for or against Hamas'

US Ambassador discusses upcoming vote in the UN on condemnation of Hamas.Elad Benari, 12/4/2018, 3:08 AM

'The PA representative in the UN is Hamas' biggest defender'

Israel's UN Ambassador says upcoming vote in the General Assembly is a chance to make history and condemn Hamas.Yoni Kempinski, Miami, 12/4/2018, 2:10 AM

'Absurd that PA is defending Hamas'

US envoy Jason Greenblatt slams PA for defending Hamas at the UN while waging economic war on the terror group at home.Gary Willig, 12/3/2018, 8:01 PM

Fatah official: Hamas is not a terrorist organization

Fatah official defends Hamas ahead of vote in the UN on resolution condemning the organization.Dalit Halevi, 12/3/2018, 5:04 AM

Pundit apologizes for using 'River to the Sea' phrase

Marc Lamont Hill, fired from CNN following anti-Semitic UN speech, apologizes for using a phrase associated with terrorists.Ben Ariel, 12/3/2018, 4:09 AM

Danon: A historic opportunity to condemn Hamas

Israel's UN ambassador: Any country that votes against condemning Hamas should not turn to the UN when it is victimized by terrorism.Yoni Kempinski, Miami, 12/2/2018, 6:42 AM

Hamas: We are not terrorists

Hamas calls on Palestinian Arab organizations to work together against UN resolution that will condemn the group.Dalit Halevi, 12/2/2018, 6:19 AM

UN to vote Thursday on US measure condemning Hamas

Measure would mark first time assembly takes aim at Hamas. 'If the UN can't adopt this, it has no business being involved in peace talks.'AFP, 12/1/2018, 7:28 PM

Syria complains to UN against Israel

Syria sends UN Security Council complaints over airstrikes against Iranian targets that were attributed to Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/30/2018, 9:35 PM

Marc Lamont Hill's long, bizarre history of anti-Israel bigotry

Ex-CNN pundit dumped over tirade against Israel has long history of embracing fringe views, anti-Israel conspiracy theories. Opinion.David Rosenberg, 11/30/2018, 2:57 PM

Temple U refuses to fire ex-CNN pundit over anti-Israel tirade

Jewish group hits Temple University for backing professor fired from CNN after he endorsed elimination of State of Israel.David Rosenberg, 11/30/2018, 10:00 AM

Dismissed CNN contributor: I do not support anti-Semitism

In series of tweets, Marc Lamont Hill says he supports "Palestinian self-determination" but not anti-Semitism or killing of Jews.Elad Benari, 11/30/2018, 3:06 AM

Danon: Time for the Palestinians to determine a new path

Ambassador Danon calls on the Palestinians to recognize the State of Israel, stop paying terrorists and stop the incitement.Nitsan Keidar, 11/29/2018, 11:19 PM

CNN fires pundit who called for elimination of Israel

CNN lets go of Marc Lamont Hill after he calls for 'free Palestine from the River to the Sea' at the UN.Gary Willig, 11/29/2018, 11:07 PM

Hamas seeks assistance from the UN

Hamas leader complains to UN about US and Israel attempts to condemn Hamas. Danon: It's like a serial killer asking police for assistance.Elad Benari, 11/29/2018, 6:43 AM

Outrage over CNN commentator's anti-Israel speech at UN

Jewish groups blast Marc Lamont Hill who said at UN that violence against Israel is legitimate and called for a boycott of the Jewish state.Elad Benari, 11/29/2018, 2:36 AM

CNN pundit: Palestine from the river to the sea

CNN commentator Marc Lamont Hill says violence against Israel legitimate at UN pro-Palestine event.Gary Willig, 11/28/2018, 8:55 PM

Arab League: Israel is 'Judaizing' Jerusalem

League of Arab States slams 'illegal' US recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel, Israeli claim to holy city.Gary Willig, 11/28/2018, 8:27 PM

UN: Eastern Jerusalem must be capital of 'Palestine'

UN Secretary General calls for Jerusalem to be capital of Palestinian state, Abbas accuses Israel of Apartheid at UN pro-Palestinian event.Gary Willig, 11/28/2018, 8:00 PM

Saudi Arabia pledges $50 million for UNRWA

Following US cuts to UNRWA, Saudi Arabia pledges $50 million.AFP, 11/28/2018, 11:41 AM

Iraq War veteran who lost Senate race could replace Haley

Trump reportedly considering Michigan businessman John James for the position of UN ambassador.Ben Ariel, 11/28/2018, 4:55 AM

UN threatens Israel

UN Human Rights Council threatens to condemn Israel unless it receives clarification regarding the Nationality Law.Ben Ariel, 11/23/2018, 4:07 AM

Danon: Israeli entrepreneurship is on the map

With majority of 137 member states, resolution put forth by Israel aimed at encouraging entrepreneurship and development adopted by UN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2018, 3:04 AM

'Time to stop inane anti-Israel bias at the UN'

Conference of Presidents, Young Israel applaud US for voting against UN resolution condemning Israel's presence in the Golan.Ben Ariel, 11/20/2018, 3:06 AM

Danon calls on UN to pass a resolution condemning Hamas

US to present resolution at UN condemning Hamas. Danon: Time for moral majority of the UN to stand with us against Hamas and its terrorism.Elad Benari, 11/20/2018, 2:05 AM

Report: Israel to withdraw from UN migration agreement

Israel reportedly not to ratify Global Compact for Migration at request of US, other allies, despite helping formulate it.Gary Willig, 11/19/2018, 9:28 PM

UN-Palestinians deserve end to 'occupation'

UN envoy to Middle East calls on Palestinian Arabs to united, Israel to end blockade of Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2018, 7:21 PM