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Israeli Ambassador: UN willfully turns a blind eye to Hezbollah's war crimes

Israeli Ambassador: UN willfully turns a blind eye to Hezbollah's war crimes

Ambassador Gilad Erdan fires back after UN chief calls on all parties to exercise restraint following rocket fire from Lebanon to Israel.Elad Benari, 09/08/2021 04:05
Mother of fallen soldier asks nations of the world to fight for the humanitarian cause

Mother of fallen soldier asks nations of the world to fight for the humanitarian cause

Leah Goldin, mother of IDF soldier Hadar Goldin: Our boys need to be brought back as a confidence building measure in any agreement.Yoni Kempinski, New York, 30/06/2021 04:29
Guterres elected to second term as UN Secretary-General

Guterres elected to second term as UN Secretary-General

Ambassador Erdan congratulates Antonio Guterres: I hope you will work to stamp out bias in the halls of the UN.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/06/2021 21:45
UN Security Council backs Guterres for second term

UN Security Council backs Guterres for second term

UN Security Council gives its unanimous backing to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres for a second term.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 05:56
UN chief 'dismayed' by Israeli air strikes in Gaza

UN chief 'dismayed' by Israeli air strikes in Gaza

UN chief criticizes Israeli strikes in Gaza that caused civilian casualties and demolished building with international media outlets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 05:04
UN Secretary General: Hezbollah violating Resolution 1701

UN Secretary General: Hezbollah violating Resolution 1701

Israeli Ambassador to the UN calls on Security Council to act to ensure disarmament of Hezbollah terrorist organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2020 21:01
Ambassador Erdan: We'll fight anti-Israel bias at the UN

Ambassador Erdan: We'll fight anti-Israel bias at the UN

Israel's Ambassador to the UN formally presents his credentials to UN Secretary-General and the two hold consultations.Nitsan Keidar, 12/11/2020 23:38
Abbas to UN: Convene an international peace conference

Abbas to UN: Convene an international peace conference

Abbas again calls for international peace conference to "end the Israeli occupation".Elad Benari, 29/10/2020 05:19
The UN must recalculate its route

The UN must recalculate its route

The UN has become a body of slogans that are detached from reality, while serving as theater for a long-running anti-Israel show. Op-ed.Gilad Erdan, 01/10/2020 14:30
Erdan to UN Secretary-General: Work to bring back the missing Israelis

Erdan to UN Secretary-General: Work to bring back the missing Israelis

Ambassador Gilad Erdan speaks to UN Secretary General for the first time, stresses the importance of the fight against anti-Semitism.Nitsan Keidar, 19/08/2020 00:09
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, 23/06/2020 22:11
Will UN General Assembly be cancelled due to coronavirus?

Will UN General Assembly be cancelled due to coronavirus?

UN Secretary-General suggests that world leaders send video statements for annual September meeting.Ben Ariel, 20/05/2020 05:15
UN chief chooses Swiss diplomat to head UNRWA

UN chief chooses Swiss diplomat to head UNRWA

Arab report: Philippe Lazzarini to serve as next commissioner-general of UN agency for “Palestinian refugees”.Elad Benari, 05/03/2020 06:12
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, 04/02/2020 21:47
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, 29/01/2020 02:01
UN Secretary-General to Lebanon: Disarm Hezbollah

UN Secretary-General to Lebanon: Disarm Hezbollah

United Nations chief backs Israeli argument on Hezbollah, calls on Lebanon to disarm the Shi'ite terror group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2019 08:22
UN chief: Netanyahu's sovereignty plan would be illegal

UN chief: Netanyahu's sovereignty plan would be illegal

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres says applying sovereignty to Jordan Valley would undermine "two-state solution".Elad Benari, 12/09/2019 01:42
UN chief urges Iran to implement its commitments

UN chief urges Iran to implement its commitments

Antonio Guterres expresses concern over Iran breaching part of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers.Ben Ariel, 02/07/2019 05:02
UN chief calls for probe of Gulf tanker attacks

UN chief calls for probe of Gulf tanker attacks

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres suggests independent probe of attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf which have been blamed on Iran.Ben Ariel, Canada, 14/06/2019 21:06
Hamas blasts 'biased' UN Secretary General

Hamas blasts 'biased' UN Secretary General

Hamas criticizes UN chief who condemned rocket fire on Israel, says his statement shows "bias towards Israel".Elad Benari, 07/05/2019 06:06
UN chief condemns rocket fire

UN chief condemns rocket fire

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appeals for "maximum restraint" in the south.Ben Ariel, 06/05/2019 06:11
'Our friend's baby was murdered - and the UN remains silent'

'Our friend's baby was murdered - and the UN remains silent'

Friends of Ofra shooting victim Shira Ish-Ran, who lost her child as a result of the attack, call on UN to condemn Hamas attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2018 12:09
Netanyahu to UN chief: Take action against Hezbollah

Netanyahu to UN chief: Take action against Hezbollah

PM Netanyahu speaks with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, updates him on details of Operation Northern Shield.Nitsan Keidar, 06/12/2018 00:13
I was at the UN: This is what it was like to hear Marc Lamont Hill

I was at the UN: This is what it was like to hear Marc Lamont Hill

Marc Lamont Hill described violence as a right of the Palestinian Arabs. I felt that he was justifying my murder and that of everyone I know in Israel, from babies learning to crawl to my grandmother's best friends. Gary Willig, 05/12/2018 20:25
UN: Eastern Jerusalem must be capital of 'Palestine'

UN: Eastern Jerusalem must be capital of 'Palestine'

UN Secretary General calls for Jerusalem to be capital of Palestinian state, Abbas accuses Israel of Apartheid at UN pro-Palestinian event.Gary Willig, 28/11/2018 20:00
UN chief urges 'maximum restraint' following Gaza escalation

UN chief urges 'maximum restraint' following Gaza escalation

Antonio Guterres urges all sides to exercise maximum restraint after Gaza terrorists fire hundreds of rockets into southern Israel.Ben Ariel, 13/11/2018 04:08
UN chief: Anti-Semitism is a menace to democracy

UN chief: Anti-Semitism is a menace to democracy

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemns shooting attack at the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh.Elad Benari, 28/10/2018 02:55
UN chief backs Middle East envoy

UN chief backs Middle East envoy

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he fully supports Nickolay Mladenov who is being boycotted by the PA.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/10/2018 23:32
Netanyahu to UN chief: Send IAEA to inspect Iranian nuke sites

Netanyahu to UN chief: Send IAEA to inspect Iranian nuke sites

Israeli Prime Minister meets UN Secretary-General in New York, urges UN to take action on Israelis held captive by Hamas terror group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2018 14:08
UN chief welcomes North Korea-South Korea summit

UN chief welcomes North Korea-South Korea summit

Antonio Guterres welcomes outcome of the summit between leaders of North and South Korea, says it is time for action.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/09/2018 04:26
United Nations: Peacekeeping could protect Gazans from Israel

United Nations: Peacekeeping could protect Gazans from Israel

UN Sec. General Guterres condemns violence, suggests ways to protect Gazan rioters, Palestinian Authority Arabs.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2018 21:15
UN chief welcomes opening of Kerem Shalom crossing

UN chief welcomes opening of Kerem Shalom crossing

Antonio Guterres welcomes Israel's decision to reopen Kerem Shalom crossing, calls for support for UN efforts to achieve calm.Ben Ariel, 16/08/2018 04:44
UN chief: Investigate Saudi air strike in Yemen

UN chief: Investigate Saudi air strike in Yemen

UN Secretary-General António Guterres calls for independent probe of Saudi-led coalition air strike in Yemen that killed dozens of people.Ben Ariel, 10/08/2018 04:44
Former Chilean President tapped as UN human rights chief

Former Chilean President tapped as UN human rights chief

Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet nominated to be UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/08/2018 06:37
UN chief 'concerned' over Gaza escalation

UN chief 'concerned' over Gaza escalation

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls on Israelis and Palestinian Arabs to avoid "another devastating conflict".Ben Ariel, 22/07/2018 06:51
UN chief: Gaza on the brink of war

UN chief: Gaza on the brink of war

UN Secretary-General condemns Gaza violence, expresses shock over deaths in violent riots.Ben Ariel, 19/06/2018 04:35
Kushner and Greenblatt meet Haley and UN chief

Kushner and Greenblatt meet Haley and UN chief

Trump's senior adviser and special representative discuss peace efforts in New York ahead of visit to Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/06/2018 01:22
UN chief 'deeply concerned' by Trump annoucement

UN chief 'deeply concerned' by Trump annoucement

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urges the remaining parties to Iran nuclear deal to abide by their commitments.Ben Ariel, 09/05/2018 06:36
UN chief urges Syria to answer questions on chemical weapons

UN chief urges Syria to answer questions on chemical weapons

Antonio Guterres says Syria’s failure to answer questions about its chemical weapons program is concerning.Ben Ariel, Canada, 05/05/2018 01:39
World leaders congratulate Israel on its 70th anniversary

World leaders congratulate Israel on its 70th anniversary

US, Russian Presidents, Queen of England, and UN Secretary General send warm wishes to President Rivlin on Israel's Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2018 16:57
UN chief calls for independent investigation into Gaza deaths

UN chief calls for independent investigation into Gaza deaths

UN Sec. General Guterres calls for an investigation after Hamas-led riots lead to death of 16 Gazans.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2018 23:24
Danon warns UN over Gaza protests

Danon warns UN over Gaza protests

'Israel will defend its sovereignty', Israeli Ambassador tells UN, warning of plans in Gaza for confrontation with IDF on Israeli border.David Rosenberg, 29/03/2018 17:06
UNRWA gets $100 million in new aid after US cuts

UNRWA gets $100 million in new aid after US cuts

UN 'Palestinian refugee' organization continues to face $350 million budget shortfall.Gary Willig, 15/03/2018 17:45
UN chief: Israel-Hezbollah war would be the worst nightmare

UN chief: Israel-Hezbollah war would be the worst nightmare

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warns against direct confrontation between Israel and Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 20/02/2018 04:42
UN chief calls for 'de-escalation' in Syria

UN chief calls for 'de-escalation' in Syria

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres following closely the alarming military escalation throughout Syria", says his spokesman.Elad Benari, 11/02/2018 02:10
UN chief warns against 'one-state reality'

UN chief warns against 'one-state reality'

Antonio Guterres warns recent developments in the Middle East could bury the “two-state solution”.Elad Benari, 06/02/2018 04:46
UN chief: Iran deal must be preserved

UN chief: Iran deal must be preserved

UN Secretary-General: Any issues not directly related to the Iran nuclear deal should be addressed without prejudice.Elad Benari, 18/01/2018 05:37
Obama saw Israel as the problem - Trump sees it as the solution

Obama saw Israel as the problem - Trump sees it as the solution

Dep. Minister, former Ambassador to the US Michael Oren speaks with Arutz Sheva, praising Trump's decision to cut funding for UNRWA.Shimon Cohen, 17/01/2018 20:38
UN chief 'very concerned' over American cut to UNRWA

UN chief 'very concerned' over American cut to UNRWA

Antonio Guterres says UNRWA is "an important factor of stability" in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 17/01/2018 00:06
Abbas' racist speech reminiscent of 20th century's worst regimes

Abbas' racist speech reminiscent of 20th century's worst regimes

Israeli Ambassador to UN rips PA chief for denying Jewish connection to Zionism, State of Israel, demands UN condemn Abbas.David Rosenberg, 15/01/2018 21:49
'We won't let UN take advantage of our generosity'

'We won't let UN take advantage of our generosity'

After clashing with US over Jerusalem recognition, UN agrees to slash core budget.David Rosenberg, 25/12/2017 11:24
UN chief: Jerusalem recognition could harm peace efforts

UN chief: Jerusalem recognition could harm peace efforts

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warns Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital could harm his own peace efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2017 05:44
UN Secretary-General welcomes Hamas-Fatah reconciliation

UN Secretary-General welcomes Hamas-Fatah reconciliation

UN 'stands ready' to assist reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas despite terror group's continued commitment to Israel's destruction.Gary Willig, 13/10/2017 09:57
Trump: Netanyahu is 'a bigger problem' than Abbas

Trump: Netanyahu is 'a bigger problem' than Abbas

WH denies claim President Trump told UN Chief that Israeli PM Netanyahu is a 'bigger problem' in negotiations than PA chief Mahmoud Abbas.David Rosenberg, 05/10/2017 19:41
UN Ambassador: We expect UN Chief to be objective

UN Ambassador: We expect UN Chief to be objective

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danon says Israel's mission during visit is to show UN Secretary General Guterres what Israeli reality is like.Hezki Baruch, 30/08/2017 13:32
UN Secretary General tours terror tunnel

UN Secretary General tours terror tunnel

UN Secretary General Guterres tours terror tunnel, receives briefing on Hamas' threat to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2017 11:19
UN Secretary General flies over Gaza in Israeli helicopter

UN Secretary General flies over Gaza in Israeli helicopter

UN Secretary General Guterres receives helicopter tour of Gaza area, receives briefing on threats facing Israeli residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2017 09:53