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Watch: Netanyahu calls out Haaretz headline

Watch: Netanyahu calls out Haaretz headline

'They said I wouldn't speak at JFNA assembly due to 'tensions' with Jewish community, though I had agreed to in advance. More Fake News.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2017 14:46
20 special agents escort Netanyahu to the bathroom

20 special agents escort Netanyahu to the bathroom

Netanyahu causes a commotion at upscale restaurant in New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2016 11:51
Satmar Jews to protest Netanyahu speech

Satmar Jews to protest Netanyahu speech

The Satmar community in the USA have been called upon to protest Netanyahu’s speech at the General Assembly in New YorkArutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2016 11:01
Attacks in New York 'violent extremism'

Attacks in New York 'violent extremism'

Trudeau refrains from calling attacks acts of terror in his speech at the General AssmeblyDalit Halevi, 22/09/2016 08:15
Abbas Risks ICC Declaring Gaza is Not His

Abbas Risks ICC Declaring Gaza is Not His

PA gambit at the ICC might backfire if the court declares Ramallah has no grounds to file complaints for Gaza.Gedalyah Reback, 26/03/2015 21:51
JFNA Discusses Future of Diaspora Jews, Israel

JFNA Discusses Future of Diaspora Jews, Israel

Jewish Federations of North America holds conference in Jerusalem, not in US; interview with CEO Jerry Silverman on Arutz 7 TV.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 10/11/2013 13:12
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UN Tweets 'Typo of Epic Proportions'

UN Tweets 'Typo of Epic Proportions'

Hours before UN voted for upgraded PA status, its official Twitter account made egregious typo, tweeting in favor of one-state solution.Rachel Hirshfeld , 02/12/2012 10:12
European Nations 'Capitulated' in Approving UN Bid

European Nations 'Capitulated' in Approving UN Bid

ADL: European nations acted “without courage" and "capitulat[ed] to Arab intimidation" during PA's bid for upgraded UN status.Rachel Hirshfeld, 30/11/2012 12:59
Ban Ki-Moon Urged to Rescind Biased Falk Report

Ban Ki-Moon Urged to Rescind Biased Falk Report

ADL has called on U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to rescind his preliminary endorsement of Richard Falk's biased report against Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld , 25/10/2012 10:12
Terrorism Scare at JFK as PM Headed Back to Israel

Terrorism Scare at JFK as PM Headed Back to Israel

A terrorism scare overtook JFK Airport Saturday night, when PM Netanyahu arrived for his flight back to Israel, after addressing the U.N. Rachel Hirshfeld, 02/10/2012 09:45
Ahmadinejad's Cameraman Seeks Asylum in NYC

Ahmadinejad's Cameraman Seeks Asylum in NYC

A cameraman who accompanied Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to New York for the U.N. General Assembly has applied for asylum in US.Rachel Hirshfeld , 02/10/2012 08:14
NY Post Delivers Jewish Goodies to Ahmadinejad

NY Post Delivers Jewish Goodies to Ahmadinejad

In ‘honor’ of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s arrival in NY, The New York Post decided to deliver a gift basket to his luxury suite.Rachel Hirshfeld , 24/09/2012 17:44
Jewish Dems Warn PM to Stay Out of US Election

Jewish Dems Warn PM to Stay Out of US Election

A number of leading Jewish Democrats are warning Israel to keep out of the upcoming U.S. elections. Rachel Hirshfeld , 24/09/2012 16:09
Ahmadinejad Arrives in NY, Surrounded by Protests

Ahmadinejad Arrives in NY, Surrounded by Protests

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrived in New York Saturday evening to attend the 67th annual meeting of the UN General Assembly.Rachel Hirshfeld, 23/09/2012 13:01
Turkish PM Cancels Trip to UN General Assembly

Turkish PM Cancels Trip to UN General Assembly

Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan has canceled his trip to the U.S. where he was due to attend the annual U.N. General Assembly meeting.Rachel Hirshfeld , 23/09/2012 09:20
Israeli Law Center Sues Ahmadinejad's NYC Hotel

Israeli Law Center Sues Ahmadinejad's NYC Hotel

An Israeli law center is suing a NYC hotel that agreed to host the Iranian President during his visit next week, when he will address UN.Rachel Hirshfeld , 19/09/2012 15:27
Ahmadinejad to Address U.N. on Yom Kippur

Ahmadinejad to Address U.N. on Yom Kippur

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is expected to address the United Nations General Assembly on Yom Kippur.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/09/2012 12:27
Groups Blast NY Hotel for Hosting Ahmadinejad

Groups Blast NY Hotel for Hosting Ahmadinejad

Activist groups are slamming the Warwick hotel in NY for reportedly agreeing to host Ahmadinejad during next month's UN General Assembly. Rachel Hirshfeld , 05/09/2012 12:52
Obama to UN: "No Shortcut to Peace."

Obama to UN: "No Shortcut to Peace."

US president Barack Obama dismissed the PA statehood bid at the United Nations saying there was "no shortcut to peace."Gavriel Queenan, 21/09/2011 17:46
Arab States in Key UN Positions in September

Arab States in Key UN Positions in September

As the PA statehood bid at the UN approaches, Lebanon prepares to chair the Security Council and Qatar the General Assembly.Gabe Kahn., 09/08/2011 21:32
Call to Cut US Funding to UN

Call to Cut US Funding to UN

Chairman of House Foreign Affairs subcommittee proposes cut of US funding to the UN if it unilaterally approves a PA state.Hillel Fendel, 09/06/2011 11:15
Obama: Iran Strike "Not Ideal"

Obama: Iran Strike "Not Ideal"

US President to tell Iran during General Assembly speech that door is open to better relations.Elad Benari, 21/09/2010 03:34
Sharansky: Freedom & Nationalism

Sharansky: Freedom & Nationalism

Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky says universalism and freedom do not contradict Jewish identity and the aspiration for a Jewish State.Hana Levi Julian, 10/11/2009 13:11
Michael Oren: United We Flourish

Michael Oren: United We Flourish

Video: Ambassador Michael Oren told the JFNA General Assembly the Israel of 2009 "is at a better situation than at any time in its history."Yoni Kempinski, 10/11/2009 11:52
UN Gen Assembly Adopts Goldstone

UN Gen Assembly Adopts Goldstone

The United Nations General Assembly voted to adopt the Goldstone Report on Thursday by a vote of 114-18, with 44 abstentions.Hana Levi Julian, 06/11/2009 03:05