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

UN aid chief: Aleppo facing a 'humanitarian catastrophe'

United Nations aid chief warns that Aleppo faces a humanitarian catastrophe "unlike any" witnessed so far in Syria's brutal five-year war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2016, 5:12 AM

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

UN ambassador Danon wants kosher food at UN cafeterias

A new initiative by Israel’s UN Ambassador Danny Danon has UN restaurants putting kosher food on the menu.Yoel Domb, 9/26/2016, 10:21 PM

Obama calls Yesha 'Palestinian,' contrary to Oslo and Int'l Law

President Obama calls Judea and Samaria 'Palestinian' - in contradiction to international law.Hillel Fendel, 9/25/2016, 6:37 PM

Netanyahu offers Israeli technology to African nations

Netanyahu and UN Ambassador Danny Danon hold special event focusing on Israeli innovation in Africa and developing countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2016, 2:16 AM

Danon rips Abbas' UN speech as 'ticking time bomb' of incitement

Israeli Ambassador to United Nations warns PA leader's accusations of 'Israeli aggression against holy sites' could spark attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2016, 10:03 PM

Netanyahu: Change is coming to the UN

'Lay down your arms - the war against Israel at the United Nations has ended.' Prime Mininster invites Abbas to address Israeli Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2016, 9:06 PM

Abbas: Israel destroying two-state solution

'Israeli settlers are just like terrorists', says PA president at UN. Abbas demands UK apologize for Balfour Declaration.Yoni Kempinski, A7 Staff, 9/22/2016, 8:08 PM

UN deputy says peace talks in Syria could resume in 'weeks'

After the breakdown of the Syrian ceasefire this week, UN envoy said he hopes peace talks could resume in coming weeks.Yoel Domb, 9/22/2016, 4:27 PM

UN 'ready' to resume Syria aid convoys

After a bombing of an aid convoy left 20 dead and suspended deliveries, UN says it is now ready to continue - if allowed to do so.AFP, 9/21/2016, 10:45 PM

Kerry tells UN that Russia must ground Syria air force

Still hoping to revive failed cease-fire, US Secretary of State demands that Russia force the grounding of Syrian regime air force.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2016, 9:02 PM

UN Security Council holds crisis meeting on Syria

As ceasefire falls apart and bombing rolls on, UN officials desperately cling to hope that truce can be reinstated.AFP, 9/21/2016, 5:41 PM

Danon to host UN event on Israeli innovation in Africa

Ambassador Danon: 'Momentous growth in Israel’s diplomatic and economic ties with Africa.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2016, 5:08 PM

United States concludes Russia attacked Syrian aid convoy

Officials say the United States has reached the preliminary conclusion that Russian warplanes bombed aid convoy in Aleppo.Ben Ariel, 9/21/2016, 12:13 AM

French President Hollande on Syria: Enough is enough

In speech to UN General Assembly, Francois Hollande calls for 'quick end' to war in Syria, blames regime for collapse of truce.AFP, 9/20/2016, 10:19 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

Obama at UN: Recognize Israel, end the 'occupation'

In his last UN General Assembly speech, President Obama speaks about his vision for global future, including Israel and the Palestinians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 5:40 PM

Netanyahu: I'll speak truth to power at United Nations

Prime Minister promises UN will hear Israeli side of the story as he departs for US ahead of meeting with President Obama.David Rosenberg, 9/20/2016, 2:51 PM

France planning big push for Mideast peace conference

Foreign Minister Ayrault looks to use annual UN event to push for Mideast peace conference, promises benefits package if deal reached.David Rosenberg, 9/20/2016, 12:32 PM

Syria: 12 killed as aid convoy attacked

18 trucks in a 31-vehicle convoy delivering aid attacked in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 1:36 AM

'New diplomatic battle against Hamas'

Israel’s UN ambassador Danny Danon announces new initiative aimed at “battling diversion of humanitarian funds to Hamas terrorists in Gaza.”Arutz Sheva staff, 9/19/2016, 9:00 PM

War crimes investigators seek access to refugees in Europe

UN war crimes investigators asked European countries to allow them access to Syrian refugees who could help them document war crimes.AFP, 9/19/2016, 8:41 PM

Netanyahu's rebuke to the UN is well-earned

The UN is an organization whose hypocrisy when it comes to Jews is straight out of Kafka. David Singer, 9/19/2016, 6:33 AM

UN inquiry blames Syrian military for chlorine attacks

UN inquiry identifies two Syrian Air Force helicopter squadrons and two other units in chlorine gas attacks, says Western diplomat.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/17/2016, 12:20 AM

'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

Fallen soldier's drawings displayed at the UN

Special exhibit featuring the drawings of Hadar Goldin opens in the United Nations.Uzi Baruch, 9/15/2016, 4:44 AM

'Our son died during your ceasefire - take responsibility'

Parents of fallen soldier killed during ceasefire call upon UN to pressure Hamas to release their son's body for burial in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 9/13/2016, 11:34 AM

Anti-Israel UN seminar led by BDS activists

After biased UN conference in Pretoria, Ambassador Danon says 'Millions of Dollars diverted to serve as PR for the Palestinian cause'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2016, 8:02 AM

Syrian aid groups suspend ties with UN

More than 70 Syrian aid groups are suspending cooperation with the UN, accusing it of being manipulated by the Syrian regime.AFP, 9/8/2016, 10:57 PM

UN to battle online anti-Semitism

UN forum on global anti-Semitism outlines plan for fighting online anti-Semitism and limiting its presence in social media.Nitsan Keidar, 9/8/2016, 1:14 AM

'War crimes are a hallmark of this bloody conflict'

UN urges all parties involved in war in Syria to restore the collapsed cease-fire, accusing all sides in the conflict of war crimes.Nina Larson, 9/6/2016, 9:39 PM

UN official: Israel should ratify nuclear test ban in 5 years

UN official says Israel should ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty within five years.Ben Ariel, 9/1/2016, 6:13 AM

Despite UN pressure, Israel greenlights Yesha housing projects

Days after UN special envoy demands Israel halt construction in Judea and Samaria, government approves nearly 300 new units in Yesha.David Rosenberg, 8/31/2016, 6:11 PM

Russia rejects UN findings on Syrian chemical weapons

Russia says findings of a UN-led investigation on Syrian chemical attack are not conclusive enough to trigger sanctions.Ben Ariel, 8/31/2016, 6:42 AM

Danon: Middle East envoy's remarks 'disconnected from reality'

Israel's UN Ambassador blasts remarks by the UN's Middle East Envoy who said “Israeli settlement expansion” harmed peace.Elad Benari, 8/30/2016, 5:15 AM

UN awarded contracts to Assad associates despite sanctions

Guardian newspaper reveals the UN has awarded contracts to people closely associated with Syrian President as part of an aid program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2016, 3:12 AM

UN envoy blasts 'Israeli settlement expansion'

UN’s Middle East envoy claims Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria is an obstacle to peace. Netanyahu: The envoy is distorting history.Elad Benari, 8/30/2016, 12:07 AM

Israel dismisses UN's 'unfounded' claims

Foreign Ministry dismisses UN's demand that employee arrested for assisting Hamas be released on the grounds of diplomatic immunity.Nitsan Keidar, 8/26/2016, 12:15 AM

UN: Release our employee - who worked with Hamas

UN Ambassador Danny Danon: "Israel operates according to the law...we do not grant immunity to terrorists trying to harm our citizens."Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2016, 8:13 PM

UN report determines both Assad and ISIS used chemical weapons

UN investigation finds Syrian President's forces carried out at least two chemical attacks, and ISIS jihadists used mustard gas as a weapon.Elad Benari, 8/25/2016, 1:13 AM

UN honors fallen IDF soldier in new exhibition

While family and activists are working to return his body held by terrorists in Gaza, Hadar Goldin's art will be exhibited at the UN in NYC.ILTV, 8/24/2016, 8:29 AM

UN official blasts 'sinful' carnage in Aleppo

UN top aid official Stephen O'Brien voices anger at world powers' inability to agree on a truce to allow aid into Syria's second city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2016, 2:16 AM

Missing soldier's drawings to be displayed in special UN exhibit

Hadar Goldin's drawings will be displayed in one of the main exhibition areas of the UN headquarters during the upcoming General Assembly.Ben Ariel, 8/22/2016, 5:14 AM

UN buying 'blue and white'

UN purchases from Israel have increased by over one hundred percent over the past two years, new report shows.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/19/2016, 8:31 PM

Russia in Syria: We will honor the UN 'pause'

Russia has announced its intent to join a proposed UN weekly ceasefire to aid civilians embroiled in the Syrian conflict.AFP, 8/18/2016, 6:10 PM

UN demands justice for worker who assisted Hamas

Watch: UN speaks out about Israel's allegations that aid meant for Palestinian civilians has been allocated to help Hamas terror efforts.ILTV, 8/15/2016, 1:58 AM

UN: Gaza employee diverted rubble on PA instructions

UN says a Gaza employee charged by Israel with aiding Hamas had actually received instructions from the Palestinian Authority.Elad Benari, 8/14/2016, 5:52 AM

Russia searching for solutions for war-torn Aleppo

Russia is considering expanding a three-hour daily ceasefire in Aleppo. UN: A 48-hour halt in fighting was needed to bring in aid.AFP, 8/11/2016, 7:01 PM

UN to probe Hamas aid allegation

UN vows internal probe after Israel arrests UNDP worker who provided help to Hamas.Ben Ariel, 8/10/2016, 3:42 AM

UN aid agency official collaborated with Hamas

Indictment filed against engineer for the UN Development Program who took advantage of his position to aid Hamas terror activities.Uzi Baruch, 8/9/2016, 12:59 PM

UN: Two million at risk of siege, starvation in Syria's Aleppo

UN demands "humanitarian pause" in fighting between regime forces and rebels in Aleppo so as to bring in food and medical supplies.AFP, 8/9/2016, 12:23 PM

UN envoy concerned over World Vision funding Hamas

UN envoy expresses concerns over World Vision's transfer of funds to Hamas, but also calls for fair trial for Muhammad Halabi.Ben Ariel, 8/9/2016, 5:44 AM

'If they see the facts, they won't believe Palestinian lies'

Ambassador to the UN Danon explains why Israel visit by 11 ambassadors is so important, claiming they will not be deceived easily anymore.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2016, 3:06 PM

UN: 75,000 Syrians starving on the Jordan border

Since Jordan closed its border with Syria in June, tens of thousands of refugees remain trapped between war and starvation.AFP, 8/4/2016, 7:52 PM

Danon: UN breeds 'incubators of terrorism'

UN Ambassador Danny Danon questions how much UN can oversee its "humanitarian aid."Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2016, 7:39 PM

Delegation of UN Ambassadors Visits Site of Sarona Terror Attack

Israeli Ambassador Danon: We Explained to the Ambassadors, There’s No Difference Between Terror in Tel Aviv and terror in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2016, 9:30 PM