'Attacking Israel has become a favorite political sport'

U.S. Ambassador criticizes General Assembly's intention to condemn Israel. Danon: You're colluding with a terror organization.Elad Benari, 6/13/2018, 11:07 PM

UN General Assembly to vote on anti-Israel resolution

Measure introduced by Arab nations condemns Israeli 'excessive force' in defending Gaza border.JTA, 6/13/2018, 7:31 PM

U.S. asks UN to condemn Hamas over Gaza violence

Ambassador Haley blasts UN resolution condemning Israel for Gazan deaths, proposes amendment condemning Hamas for the violence.Elad Benari, 6/13/2018, 3:39 AM

'We would've voted against UN Jerusalem resolution'

Kosovo president says his nation would have voted with the United States against condemning Trump recognition of Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/5/2018, 10:33 PM

US to hold 'thank you' event for allies after UN Jerusalem vote

Ambassador Nikki Haley invites representatives of states which voted with US against anti-Israel UN resolution to 'thank you' reception.David Rosenberg, 12/22/2017, 12:44 PM

Iran: UN vote a 'no' to Trump's 'thuggish intimidation'

Iran’s Foreign Minister welcomes results of vote on Jerusalem at the UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, 12/22/2017, 5:46 AM

State Department: No decisions about cutting off foreign aid

State Department spokeswoman says no decisions have been made about cutting off foreign aid to countries that voted against U.S. at the UN.Elad Benari, 12/22/2017, 3:06 AM

Danon: There is a public UN and a private UN

Israel's UN Ambassador notes that despite PA's hopes, 65 countries didn't back General Assembly's condemnation of Trump's Jerusalem move.Elad Benari, 12/21/2017, 11:26 PM

'Palestinians can have the UN resolution - we have Jerusalem'

Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan mocks Thursday's anti-Israel resolution denouncing President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 12/21/2017, 8:30 PM

'Jerusalem is our capital: Always was and always will be'

PM Netanyahu says growing number of nations refuse to participate in UN 'theater of the absurd.'Gary Willig, 12/21/2017, 8:14 PM

UN votes against US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital

UN General Assembly votes 128 to 9 to adopt anti-Israel resolution denouncing US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. 35 abstain.David Rosenberg, 12/21/2017, 8:11 PM

'I wonder why Israel even stays in the UN'

Nikki Haley slams UN 'hostility towards Israel', rips General Assembly vote against US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.David Rosenberg, 12/21/2017, 6:15 PM

'The UN - the house of lies'

PM says Israel preemptively rejects expected vote in UN General Assembly condemning international recognition of J'lem as Israel's capital.Nitsan Keidar, 12/21/2017, 12:22 PM

Iran: Trump shows contempt for democracy

Iranian Foreign Minister blasts United States for threatening to cut aid to countries that vote against it at UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, 12/21/2017, 6:12 AM

PA accuses U.S. of 'threatening' of UN members

PA official in charge of foreign affairs accuses U.S. of threatening UN member countries ahead of vote on Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/21/2017, 2:09 AM

Israel calls on world Jewry to appeal to govts on Jerusalem

Israel, US, work ceaselessly to defeat UN resolution denying Jewish, Israeli rights in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 10:36 PM

Trump: US could cut aid to states that vote against Jerusalem

US President says nation will not tolerate countries which receive billions in aid from US but turn against it at the UN.Gary Willig, 12/20/2017, 7:27 PM

Haley: We will be 'taking names' at General Assembly

Ambassador Haley criticizes upcoming vote at UN against U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Elad Benari, 12/20/2017, 1:35 AM

PA to seek General Assembly condemnation of Trump on Jerusalem

PA to respond to US veto at Security Council with symbolic but guaranteed vote in General Assembly to condemn Trump recognition of JerusalemAFP, 12/18/2017, 3:34 PM

Iranian Foreign Minister: Trump's comments were 'insulting'

Official slams Trump's speech at UN, as Trump warns that he plans to take action against the Iran deal.Tal Polon, 10/3/2017, 8:32 AM

Abbas: Israeli 'occupation' can't continue

PA chairman urges UN to take steps to impose peace on Israel, accept the PA as a full member.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/20/2017, 8:37 PM

Rouhani: 'Rogue Zionist regime' shouldn't preach

Iranian President blasts U.S. and Israel, warns his country will respond decisively to any violation of the nuclear deal.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/20/2017, 7:33 PM

Abbas praises Trump's seriousness about peace

PA chairman praises Trump for his efforts to achieve a peace deal with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/20/2017, 7:07 PM

'It's a completely different relationship'

Ambassador David Friedman says a new page has been turned in U.S.-Israel relations under President Trump.Eliran Aharon, 9/20/2017, 6:07 AM

Iran blasts 'ignorant' Trump

Iran’s Foreign Minister says Trump’s UN speech shows his lack of knowledge about Tehran’s fight against terrorism.Elad Benari, 9/20/2017, 5:35 AM

'Netanyahu's speech was the best he ever delivered'

Minister Tzachi Hanegbi tells Arutz Sheva: Israel can be satisfied with the results it achieved this week.Eliran Aharon, 9/20/2017, 5:04 AM

'Fix Iran nuclear deal or nix it'

Israeli PM speaks at UN, slams Iran nuclear deal for allowing Iran to develop an 'arsenal' of nuclear weapons.'Gary Willig, 9/19/2017, 9:54 PM

'We may have no choice but to destroy North Korea'

US President tells UN Iran nuclear deal 'one of the worst transactions US ever entered into' and 'an embarrassment' to the US.Gary Willig, 9/19/2017, 5:03 PM

Abbas to give 'important' speech at UN

Abbas spokesman says his UN speech will "define the characteristics of the next stage".Dalit Halevi, 9/18/2017, 6:44 AM

Netanyahu says 'no' to Swedish PM

PM Netanyahu refuses to meet Swedish PM Löfven at UN General Assembly.Eliran Aharon, 9/16/2017, 10:43 PM

Danon begins term as UN General Assembly Vice President

Israeli Ambassador to the UN elected to represent western European group, to help set General assembly's agenda.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2017, 5:20 PM

On the table: 3,000 units across Judea and Samaria

Approval of 3,000 housing units delayed until after UN General Assembly, so as not to 'arm' Abbas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2017, 10:27 PM

Ambassador Danon elected deputy president of UN General Assembly

Israel's UN ambassador Danny Danon was elected Wednesday as deputy president of the 72nd UN General Assembly.Uzi Baruch, 5/31/2017, 9:44 PM

Watch: Holocaust survivor & soldier grandson on UN stage

Auschwitz survivor Noah Klieger speaks at UN General Assembly ceremony marking International Holocaust Memorial Day.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/28/2017, 6:54 PM

UN to fund blacklist of companies in 'settlements'

UN General Assembly votes to approve funding for blacklist of companies doing business in 'settlements.'Gary Willig, 12/28/2016, 7:56 PM

UN to set up panel on Syria war crimes

UN General Assembly agrees to set up a panel to gather evidence on war crimes in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 5:39 AM

UN General Assembly president dons PLO flag

Israel’s UN Ambassador blasts Peter Thomson, who wore a scarf with the colors of the PLO flag to special "solidarity" session.Elad Benari, 12/1/2016, 6:13 AM

Danon: History tells us the Palestinians don't want a state

Ambassador Danon says the PA's real goal is to continue to exist as a corrupt entity living off the goodwill of the international community.Elad Benari, 11/30/2016, 12:04 AM

Canada again backs Israel at the UN

Canada votes against an anti-Israel resolution at the UN General Assembly.Dalit Halevi, 11/11/2016, 6:46 AM

Danon congratulates new UN Secretary-General

UN General Assembly officially appoints Antonio Guterres to replace Ban Ki-moon.Ben Ariel, 10/14/2016, 4:16 AM

ADL condemns Abbas 'sidestepping' UN speech

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas 'falsely cast Israel as an impediment to peace' rather than working towards a solution via direct negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2016, 8:39 AM

Abbas to bring up 'right of return' in UN speech

PA media hints that Chairman Mahmoud Abbas will bring up demands for all 'Palestinian rights.'Dalit Halevi, 9/22/2016, 7:05 AM

Erdogan: We'll promote solution between Israel and the PA

Turkish President tells UN General Assembly his country would use the reconciliation agreement with Israel to bring about peace.Elad Benari, 9/21/2016, 5:13 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

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

Oren: Hillary's not a little girl anymore; race takes its toll

Deputy Minister for Diplomacy in the Prime Minister's office Michael Oren talks American politics in an interview with Arutz ShevaNitsan Keidar, 9/13/2016, 10:54 PM

Will Netanyahu meet Obama in September?

Officials on both sides of the Atlantic are working to arrange a meeting between the two at the UN, though for very different purposes.Nitzan Keidar, 8/29/2016, 6:46 PM

New UN symposium for Israeli technology in Africa

Israel’s Ambassador Danny Danon is set to host an event at the UN called "Israeli Innovation & Technologies in Africa".Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/22/2016, 6:11 PM

'We need a UN that brings Israel closer, not pushes it away'

Ambassador David Pressman of the United States UN delegation criticizes UN treatment of Israel, calls for change of attitudeShai Landesman, 6/23/2016, 12:22 PM

UN General Assembly adopts Israel's agriculture resolution

UN votes in favor of an Israeli resolution on agricultural technology for sustainable development despite efforts by Arabs to block it.Ben Ariel, 12/23/2015, 1:44 AM

Canada's new PM supports Israel at UN

Government of Justin Trudeau votes against the six resolutions condemning Israel passed by the UN General Assembly.Ben Ariel, 11/26/2015, 5:46 AM

Amid terror wave, UN adopts six resolutions - all anti-Israel

'Surreal'? Israel should hand Golan Heights to Assad regime, and has no right to sovereignty in Jerusalem, according to General Assembly.Ari Soffer, 11/25/2015, 2:25 PM

Iranian FM Under Fire for Shaking Obama's Hand

Mohammad Javad Zarif ignored Iran's 'red lines,' asserts MP, by shaking hands with the president of an 'enemy nation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2015, 5:16 PM

Netanyahu to Tell UN: Enough Muslim Incitement over Temple Mount

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will leave for the U.S. on Tuesday, in advance of his expected appearance at the UN Thursday.Eliran Aharon, 9/28/2015, 8:59 PM

At UN, Jordan's King Abdullah Threatens Israel over Temple Mount

Speaking at UN General Assembly, Jordan's King Abdullah 'rejects any threat to the Arab character' of Jerusalem.Yaakov Levi, 9/28/2015, 8:23 PM

Netanyahu to Meet Kerry in New York

Prime Minister would like to meet Obama as well but an invitation has not been issued yet.Nitsan Kedar, 9/9/2015, 10:26 AM

'Terrorism Does Not Distinguish Between Blood'

President Reuven Rivlin, speaking at UNGA, says that the 'mission of today' is preventing Holocaust-level genocide from Islamists.Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2015, 9:38 PM