UN General Assembly 2014

U.S. Distances Itself from Netanyahu's Comments

State Department distances itself from Netanyahu's comments in UN speech regarding the similarities between Hamas and IS.Ben Ariel, 9/30/2014, 4:16 AM

Abbas's Spokesman: We Want a Palestinian State

PA Chairman's spokesman responds to Netanyahu's speech at the UN, says PA wants a state in accordance with UN resolutions.Dalit Halevi and Ben Ariel, 9/30/2014, 3:44 AM

Nationalist MKs Praise Netanyahu's UN Speech

While leftist MKs rejected the Prime Minister's speech, nationalist MKs praised Netanyahu for exposing the PA's lies.Ben Ariel, 9/30/2014, 2:44 AM

PLO: Netanyahu's Speech Full of Hate Language

Senior PLO official Hanan Ashrawi claims Israeli PM's speech at the UN "blatantly manipulated" the facts.Elad Benari, 9/30/2014, 2:15 AM

Leftist MKs Claim PM Speech at UN Missed the Mark

Not just your usual ire: slew of comments from leftist MKs bash Netanyahu for 'being smart' - or for not saying remarks he, in fact, said.Tova Dvorin, 9/30/2014, 12:13 AM

Syrian FM: Help Us FIght Islamists

At the UN General Assembly Monday, Syria's Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem appealed to the world to fight back against the Islamic State.Yaakov Levi, 9/29/2014, 9:48 PM

Netanyahu at UN: 'ISIS is Hamas, Hamas is ISIS'

In landmark speech, PM calls UNHRC 'an oxymoron' - and defends Israel as 'the most moral army in the world.'Tova Dvorin, 9/29/2014, 8:09 PM

FM: Abbas's Rhetoric Compensation for 'Failures'

Avigdor Liberman, outside UNGA, insists Abbas has 'lost its way'; warns EU against 'bad deal' with Iran.Hezki Baruch, 9/29/2014, 7:21 PM

Live: Netanyahu Speaks at UN General Assembly

Netanyahu to refute Abbas's claims about Israeli 'genocide' in an address to the world. Watch it live.Tova Dvorin, 9/29/2014, 6:58 PM

PA Rejects U.S. Criticism of Abbas's Speech

Senior PLO member Saeb Erekat says State Department reaction to Abbas's UN speech was "irresponsible, indecent and rejected".Ben Ariel, 9/29/2014, 4:45 AM

Netanyahu Promises 'Razor Sharp' Speech at UN

PM's associates tell reporters on flight to New York that Netanyahu's UN speech is "worth the wait".Hezki Baruch, 9/29/2014, 1:13 AM

'Abbas Wants a State Instead of Israel'

Deputy Minister Akunis says Netanyahu will deliver 'the speech of truth' after Abbas's 'speech of lies.'Shimon Cohen, Gil Ronen, 9/28/2014, 7:23 PM

Ariel: Abbas 'Should Thank Us 1,000 Times'

Housing Minister Uri Ariel blasts Mahmoud Abbas's hypocrisy Sunday, noting in a special interview that the IDF keeps the PA calm.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 9/28/2014, 2:56 PM

PM Departs for US, Vows to 'Fight the Lies' at UN

Prime Minister reiterates his pledge to refute the 'slander and lies' spread by PA and Iranian leaders at UN plenum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2014, 10:53 AM

Liberman: 'Even the Arab World Tires of Abbas'

Abbas's accusations of Israeli 'war crimes' in Gaza have hurt - not helped - the campaign for 'Palestinian independence,' FM says.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Tova Dvorin, 9/28/2014, 9:00 AM

Abbas: Israel in ‘New War of Genocide’ Against Us

Arutz Sheva brings you excerpts from Mahmoud Abbas's speech at the UN General Assembly Friday.Mark Langfan, A7 UN Reporter, 9/28/2014, 4:46 AM

Obama: Israel Isn't Source of Mideast Strife

US president pleads with Iran to do a nuclear deal before he is forced to make even more concessions to meet Iran’s 'energy needs.'Mark Langfan, A7 UN Reporter, 9/28/2014, 4:09 AM

Ya'alon: Abbas's Claims Not Based in Reality

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon slams Abbas's UN tirade, claims incitement-laced speech 'detached from reality.'Hezki Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 9/27/2014, 11:13 PM

MKs Unite to Condemn Abbas's 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

PM Vows to 'Refute the Lies' Against Israel at UN

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says he will use his speech at the UN to hit back against 'incitement' by Mahmoud Abbas.Hezki Baruch and Ari Soffer, 9/27/2014, 8:00 PM

US Slams Abbas Over 'War Crimes' Accusations

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: 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

Abbas Preparing 'A New Political Reality'

PA leader's spokesman says upcoming UN bid will be a 'crossroad' as Abbas promotes 'three year plan' for 'Palestinian state'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2014, 4:26 PM