12 diplomats and foreign ambassadors tour northern border

12 diplomats and foreign ambassadors tour northern border

IDF and Foreign Ministry host 12 diplomats and ambassadors on a tour of Israel’s northern border ahead of renewal of UNIFIL mandate.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/10/2020, 8:57 PM
Israel joins board of UN's Food and Agriculture Organization

Israel joins board of UN's Food and Agriculture Organization

Israel to begin serving three-year term in board of FAO as of July 12.Orli Harari, 7/10/2020, 4:25 AM
UN High Commissioner 'politicizing' office against Israel

UN High Commissioner 'politicizing' office against Israel

Foreign Ministry: 'Israel has lost any faith in High Commissioner's abilities to promote human rights in our region in fair manner.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2020, 5:32 PM
UN Human Rights chief: 'Annexation is illegal - period'

UN Human Rights chief: 'Annexation is illegal - period'

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet denounces Israel's sovereignty plan, warns of increased violence.David Rosenberg, 6/29/2020, 1:58 PM
Danon: Iranian weaponry are freely transported throughout the Middle East

Danon: Iranian weaponry are freely transported throughout the Middle East

Israeli ambassador to the UN warns Security Council about the dangers of not renewing Iranian arms embargo set to expire in October.Elad Benari, 6/29/2020, 3:00 AM
UN envoy: Sovereignty will ignite a regional conflict

UN envoy: Sovereignty will ignite a regional conflict

UN's Middle East envoy warns that sovereignty over Judea and Samaria could do irrevocable damage to Israeli-Palestinian relations.Elad Benari, 6/26/2020, 6:36 AM
Pompeo: Iran sanctions could return if arms embargo isn't extended

Pompeo: Iran sanctions could return if arms embargo isn't extended

Secretary of State warns of a return of UN sanctions on Iran if Security Council fails to extend arms embargo.Elad Benari, 6/25/2020, 4:09 AM
Former Ambassador: Sovereignty can be applied despite world's threats

Former Ambassador: Sovereignty can be applied despite world's threats

Former Ambassador Alan Baker points out UN and European moves to thwart sovereignty, but thinks Israel should make its own decisions.Nitsan Keidar, 6/24/2020, 6:43 AM
UN Secretary General calls on Israel to abandon sovereignty plan

UN Secretary General calls on Israel to abandon sovereignty plan

UN diplomats say sanctions against Israel unlikely over application of sovereignty.AFP, 6/23/2020, 10:11 PM
American Jewish leaders slam UN over blacklisting of settlement businesses

American Jewish leaders slam UN over blacklisting of settlement businesses

Senior American Jewish officials condemn United Nations for blacklisting Jewish businesses in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2020, 2:57 PM
PA requests UN discussion on sovereignty

PA requests UN discussion on sovereignty

Palestinian Authority submits official request for UN session to discuss Israeli plan to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 6/15/2020, 6:08 AM
UN hoping to persuade PA to accept UAE shipment

UN hoping to persuade PA to accept UAE shipment

The PA has rejected coronavirus-related supplies from UAE since the delivery was coordinated with Israel.Elad Benari, 6/15/2020, 5:06 AM
Canada vows to use Security Council seat against Israel's sovereignty plan

Canada vows to use Security Council seat against Israel's sovereignty plan

Canadian foreign minister slams Israel's sovereignty plan, vows to use seat on UN Security Council towards 'Mideast peace'.David Rosenberg, 6/9/2020, 3:26 PM
PA threatens to turn to UN over Israeli sovereignty

PA threatens to turn to UN over Israeli sovereignty

PA “foreign minister” says PA will push for UN resolution against Israel’s intention to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 6/3/2020, 6:38 AM
UN envoy condemns calls for Israel's destruction

UN envoy condemns calls for Israel's destruction

UN envoy Nickolay Mladenov: Calls for the destruction of Israel are a modern form of anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/22/2020, 8:51 PM
UN: Israel must abandon 'annexation' plans

UN: Israel must abandon 'annexation' plans

UN Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov calls on Israel to give up "threats of annexation'AFP, 5/20/2020, 6:21 PM
Iranian official: US attempts to renew arms embargo have failed

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 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

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

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: 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'

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'

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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'

'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 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

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

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'

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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, 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