MKs Unite to Condemn Abbas's 'False and Outrageous' UN Tirade

Politicians fume at PA's 'war crimes' accusations; even leftist MKs say 'true peace lovers' should reject Abbas mudslinging.Hezki Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 9/27/2014, 10:59 PM

Iranian President Rouhani Uses Racist Phrase at UN

Hassan Rouhani saved by quick-thinking translator, after using racist word for black people in General Assembly speech.Ari Soffer, 9/27/2014, 8:51 PM

US Slams Abbas Over 'War Crimes' Accusations Against Israel

Abbas accuses Israel of 'genocide' at the UN General Assembly - prompting a sharp rebuke from Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2014, 7:36 PM

Watch: Abbas's Staff Scuffle with UN Security

Security staff protecting PA Chairman scuffle with security guards after prevented from following Abbas into the General Assembly chamber.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/25/2014, 12:40 AM

Obama: Too Many Israelis Ready to Abandon Peace

U.S. President says the status quo in the Arab-Israeli conflict "is not sustainable" as he addresses the UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/24/2014, 6:41 PM

Abbas Will 'Drop a Bomb' on Israel at the UN

Abbas is in New York riling up students against 'drunk' Israel, ahead of UN address to get world behind 'Palestinian strategy.'Ari Yashar, 9/24/2014, 7:32 AM

General Assembly Says Crimea Referendum is Invalid

UN General Assembly approves a non-binding resolution calling the Crimean referendum to secede from Ukraine invalid.Elad Benari, 3/28/2014, 4:14 AM

New York Times: Netanyahu on 'Messianic Crusade'

Ten days after attacking Netanyahu in front page op-ed, Times calls him 'shrill', 'frozen in the past.'Gil Ronen, 10/12/2013, 7:55 PM

Netanyahu Speech Too 'Combative' for NYT

Influential newspaper warns it could be "disastrous" to exaggerate the Iranian threat.Gil Ronen, 10/2/2013, 9:10 AM

Netanyahu Convoy Leaves to Meet Obama

The Prime Minister is expected to speak with U.S. President about a resolve to stop Iran from arming themselves with nuclear weapons.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/30/2013, 4:37 PM

Netanyahu's UN Speech 'Depends on Obama'

Prime Minister wants to hear what Obama has to say before deciding what to say to the world.Eliran Aharon, 9/30/2013, 10:07 AM

Netanyahu to Tell UN: Iran Has Enough Uranium for Nukes

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu plans to tell the UN that Iran has enough uranium to produce nuclear weapons, reports the Sunday Times.Elad Benari, 9/29/2013, 5:00 AM

Netanyahu to 'Tell the Truth' at the UN

"I intend to tell the truth in the face of the sweet talk and charm offensive of Iran," says PM as he leaves for New York.Elad Benari, 9/29/2013, 3:41 AM

UN Hails Iran For Shift in Attitude on Nuclear Program

Western diplomats welcome "significant shift" in Iran's attitude following high-level UN talks, but skepticism remains.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/27/2013, 1:45 PM

Analysis: Obama's Learning Curve Meets Bibi's Red Line

During last year's UNGA meeting, Obama had time for an appearance on "The View," but not to meet Netanyahu. Has something changed?Gil Ronen, 9/17/2013, 11:09 AM

Netanyahu Postpones UN Speech to Meet Obama

Last year, Obama preferred “The View” to a meeting with the PM. This year, the meeting will take place.Gil Ronen, 9/17/2013, 9:22 AM

Arabs, Leftists Harass Shimon Hatzaddik Jews With Signs

Arab and leftist anarchists posted signs in Jerusalem's Shimon Hatzaddik neighborhood calling for Jews to be expelled from their homesDavid Lev, 12/9/2012, 5:33 PM

PA Official: Britain Has 'Historic Responsibility' for PA

Britain has a "historic responsibility" to support the PA's unilateral statehood bid, says the PA's envoy to Europe.Elad Benari, 11/26/2012, 7:52 AM

Abbas Confirms UN Bid for November 29

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas announces that the PA will present its bid for non-state UN membership on November 29.Elad Benari, 11/13/2012, 12:12 AM

PA Unveils UN Membership Resolution

PA envoys unveil the resolution they hope will give them observer membership at the United Nations.Elad Benari, 11/9/2012, 5:13 AM

Iranian Official Mocks Netanyahu's UN Speech

A senior Iranian foreign ministry official says that "everyone" is mocking Israel because of PM Netanyahu's UN speech.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/30/2012, 11:31 PM

PA to Submit UN Statehood Bid After U.S. Elections

PLO's Hanan Ashrawi says the PA will submit a resolution seeking enhanced UN observer status after the U.S. presidential election.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2012, 11:29 PM

Romney: I Stand with Netanyahu

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney expresses solidarity with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu after UN speech.Elad Benari, 9/28/2012, 5:43 AM

Ya'alon: Setting 'Red Lines' Has Saved Lives

Strategic Affairs Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Moshe Ya'alon welcomes Netanyahu's UN speech.Elad Benari, 9/28/2012, 2:17 AM

Abbas Says Judea and Samaria Communities Are 'Ethnic Cleansing'

PA Chairman condemns Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria as "ethnic cleansing", asks UN General Assembly to recognize "Palestine".Elad Benari, 9/28/2012, 12:01 AM

Netanyahu Lands in NYC, Heading to UN

Prime Minister expected to be explicit about the red line that will trigger attack on Iran.Gil Ronen, 9/27/2012, 5:26 PM

Video: Prime Minister Addresses U.N.

Netanyahu wants the international community to spell out "red lines" in Iran's nuclear weapons program that will trigger a military strike.Gil Ronen, 9/27/2012, 5:23 PM

Morsi Hits Out at Israel Over Iran and Peace

In a UN speech, Egypt's new president hits out at Israel over its veiled threats to attack Iran and the deadlock in the peace process.Elad Benari, 9/27/2012, 2:54 AM

Protesters Outside UN: 'No, No, Ahmadinejad!'

"The executioner and criminal Ahmadinejad doesn't represent the Iranian people," said opposition supportersGil Ronen and AFP, 9/26/2012, 10:10 PM

Netanyahu on UN: 'Black Day' for those Who Didn't Walk Out

Before boarding flight to New York, Prime Minister pens message: Jewish people surmounts all obstacles.Gil Ronen, 9/26/2012, 8:54 PM

Ahmadinejad in UN: "Uncivilized Zionists" are Threatening Us

U.S. spokeswoman: Ahmadinejad "spouting paranoid theories and repulsive slurs against Israel."Gil Ronen , 9/26/2012, 8:16 PM

Obama to Talk About Iran, Muslim Unrest in UN Speech

President Barack Obama will tell world leaders the United States "will never retreat from the world" at the UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, 9/25/2012, 2:15 AM

U.S. Denies Visas to Iranians Coming to UN General Assembly

The U.S. has denied entry visas to 20 Iranian officials accompanying Ahmadinejad to attend the UN General Assembly meeting in New York.Elad Benari, 9/23/2012, 5:02 AM

Prosor Criticizes UN Over 'Unilateral' Decisions on PA

Israel's ambassador to the United Nations, Ron Prosor, criticizes the UN over its unilateral decisions regarding the Palestinian Authority.Elad Benari, 9/20/2012, 6:15 AM

Abbas Names Date for UN Statehood

PA Chairman Abbas says he will ask the UN member states to declare a ‘state of Palestine’ on September 27. Maayana Miskin, 9/8/2012, 9:43 PM

Prosor: Assad is Living on Borrowed Time

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations accuses Iran of actively assisting Assad in murdering his own people.Elad Benari, 9/6/2012, 5:46 AM

PLO Determined to Ask UN General Assembly for Recognition

PLO reiterates its determination to approach the United Nations and ask for recognition of ‘Palestine’ as a non-member state.Elad Benari, 9/5/2012, 6:13 AM

Prosor Attacks Syria in Fiery UN Speech

Israel's ambassador to the UN, Ron Prosor, fiercely attacks Syria and its ambassador during a speech to the General Assembly.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/4/2012, 12:33 AM

UN General Assembly to Discuss Syria Crisis

UN General Assembly to meet on Syria, vote on a resolution that condemns the Security Council for failing to take action against Damascus.Elad Benari, 8/1/2012, 6:15 AM

Abbas Threatens Renewed UN Statehood Bid

PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas said he will turn to the UN General Assembly for recognition if Israel does not capitulate to his demandsGabe Kahn, 4/9/2012, 7:50 PM

5 Iranian Technicians Kidnapped in Syria

Five Iranian electrical engineers have been abducted in Syria by unknown gunmen in the central city of Homs.Chana Ya'ar, 12/21/2011, 3:45 PM

Syrian Army Deserters Mowed Down by Machine Guns in Idlib

Dozens of Syrian Army soldiers were shot to death Monday as they fled their base in an attempt to desert in the province of Idlib.Chana Ya'ar, 12/19/2011, 11:41 PM

UAE, Morocco Condemn Embassy Attacks

Syrian regime loyalists stormed the embassies of the United Arab Emirates and Morocco Wednesday in Damascus over the Arab League suspension.Chana Ya'ar, 11/17/2011, 9:23 AM

Netanyahu Slams Erdogan's 'Scandalous' Incitement

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu slammed his Turkish counterpart Monday evening for “scandalous” remarks during the UN General Assembly. Chana Ya'ar, 9/27/2011, 2:40 AM

Erdogan Slams Israel in UN: Israel’s Leaders Bury Peace

Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan takes advantage of his speech at the UN General Assembly to once again attack Israel.Elad Benari, 9/23/2011, 1:11 AM

Hundreds at Pro-Israel Demo Outside UN: Photos

"We are here to stand by Israel," announced demonstrators who included Christians and Muslims, as UN discussed a PA bid for statehood.Gil Ronen, 9/21/2011, 9:26 PM

UN: Delegates Walk Out as Ahmadinejad Hints US Gov't Behind 9/11

American delegates walk out of General Assembly as Iranian president suggests US involvement in 9/11 attack.Gil Ronen, 9/23/2010, 10:29 PM

Fayyad Dunning for Funds at UN, Says PA 'Ready for Statehood'

PA Prime Minister Salam Fayyad is dunning for more funds at the UN General Assembly. The PA is "ready at any moment" for statehood, he said. Chana Ya'ar, 9/21/2010, 3:24 PM

They Should Have Walked Out Before A-Jad Began to Speak

Representatives of the United States, Canada and Israel chose not to be present in the U.N. auditorium for Ahmadinejad's speech, which coincided with Yom Kippur, but EU members stayed.MP Fiamma Nirenstein, 9/27/2012, 3:11 PM