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Ambassadors from around the world arrive in Israel

Ambassadors from around the world arrive in Israel

10 ambassadors arrive in Israel at invitation of Israeli Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan following Operation Guardian of the Walls.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2021 16:53
For first time, UN condemns anti-Semitic terror, use of human shields

For first time, UN condemns anti-Semitic terror, use of human shields

UN's biennial Global Counterterrorism Strategy includes first-ever recognition of anti-Semitic terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 17:16
'Biden loves Israel - but we can't downplay our disagreements'

'Biden loves Israel - but we can't downplay our disagreements'

Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan says Biden administration understands Israel; argues Israel must make its case without creating a rift.Yoni Kempinski, New York, 30/06/2021 14:29
UN Ambassador bids farewell to President Rivlin

UN Ambassador bids farewell to President Rivlin

Ambassador Erdan holds farewell event with ambassadors from dozens of countries for outgoing President Reuven Rivlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 21:44
Gilad Erdan: 'Biden is a true friend of Israel'

Gilad Erdan: 'Biden is a true friend of Israel'

Gilad Erdan, Israeli ambassador to the US and UN, praises US Pres. Biden as 'a true friend of Israel,' says meeting was 'a great honor.'Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 29/06/2021 12:13
Gilad Erdan to resign as ambassador to United States

Gilad Erdan to resign as ambassador to United States

According to previous government's coalition agreement, Erdan would have been replaced by Benny Gantz's pick for the position.Ido Ben Porat, 27/06/2021 21:13
Israel's Ambassador to UN meets IDF Chief of Staff

Israel's Ambassador to UN meets IDF Chief of Staff

Ambassador Gilad Erdan discusses Iran nuclear threat with IDF Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2021 00:14
Israel's UN Mission holds clean energy event

Israel's UN Mission holds clean energy event

Israeli Mission to UN holds global event on Israeli innovation in the field of clean energy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2021 01:13
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
Ambassador Erdan congratulates Thomas Nides

Ambassador Erdan congratulates Thomas Nides

Israel’s Ambassador to the US and the UN congratulates Biden's nominee for US Ambassador to Israel.Elad Benari, 16/06/2021 04:00
Erdan blasts Omar for comparing Israel to Taliban

Erdan blasts Omar for comparing Israel to Taliban

Israeli Ambassador: How can a member of Congress compare Israel and the US with jihadi terrorists?Elad Benari, 09/06/2021 05:11
Ambassador Erdan meets AP president, says Hamas had Iron Dome jammer in AP building

Ambassador Erdan meets AP president, says Hamas had Iron Dome jammer in AP building

Israel’s Ambassador to the US meets AP CEO Gary Pruitt after building with AP office destroyed for also housing Hamas military intelligence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 16:03
Israel elected for first time to UN Economic and Social Council

Israel elected for first time to UN Economic and Social Council

Amb. Erdan: This is an incredible achievement for Israel and comes despite the efforts of Palestinians and their supporters against us.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 03:15
Israel blasts 'anti-Semitic' UN Human Rights Council

Israel blasts 'anti-Semitic' UN Human Rights Council

Israeli ambassador to the UN excoriates UN Human Rights Council for call to probe Israel after latest conflict with Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2021 20:17
Israel's ambassador encouraged by Biden's response - 'Continued commitment'

Israel's ambassador encouraged by Biden's response - 'Continued commitment'

Israel's Ambassador to the U.S. discussed Biden's handling of the Israel-Hamas conflict and growing anti-Semitism in the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2021 18:01
Erdan: Is this what the UN was established for?

Erdan: Is this what the UN was established for?

Israel's Amb. speaks at UN General Assembly and says: "Let me share critical truths: Hamas targets civilians. Israel targets terrorists"Ambassador Gilad Erdan, 20/05/2021 21:09
Israeli Ambassador storms out of UN GA debate

Israeli Ambassador storms out of UN GA debate

Ambassador Gilad Erdan leaves General Assembly after PA foreign minister accuses Israel of 'massacring of children in their sleep,'Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2021 20:06
Erdan to Security Council: Hamas’ attack on Israel was premeditated

Erdan to Security Council: Hamas’ attack on Israel was premeditated

Israel’s Ambassador to the US and the UN says Hamas’ massive attack on Israel was premeditated.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 16/05/2021 22:01
Erdan thanks Biden for supporting Israel

Erdan thanks Biden for supporting Israel

Israel’s Ambassador to the US and the UN thanks Biden: May the rest of the international community follow your lead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 05:41
Israel presses UN Security Council to condemn Hamas attacks

Israel presses UN Security Council to condemn Hamas attacks

Israel calls on United Nations Security Council to back Jewish state's right to self-defense, condemn terrorist attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 18:05
Ambassador Erdan to CNN: Hamas is committing dual war crimes

Ambassador Erdan to CNN: Hamas is committing dual war crimes

Israel’s Ambassador to the US: Hamas is using their civilians as human shields, and deliberately launching their rockets on our civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2021 00:40
Ambassador Erdan accuses Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of stoking Jerusalem tensions

Ambassador Erdan accuses Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of stoking Jerusalem tensions

Israeli Ambassador to the US Gilad Erdan says US Congresswoman's accusations against Israel during riots encourage attackers, terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 18:00
Amb. Erdan against "hypocrisy of those who are cynically politicizing events"

Amb. Erdan against "hypocrisy of those who are cynically politicizing events"

Israel's Ambassador to US and the United Nations: 'Rioters are using their holy site to lob firebombs & chant to destroy Tel Aviv'Ambassador Gilad Erdan, 09/05/2021 07:25
Ambassador Erdan: I am deeply moved by the outpouring of support

Ambassador Erdan: I am deeply moved by the outpouring of support

Israel’s Ambassador to the US and UN thanks world leaders who expressed condolences and offered support following Meron disaster.Elad Benari, Canada, 30/04/2021 20:12
Erdan on HRW report: A collection of lies and fabrications

Erdan on HRW report: A collection of lies and fabrications

Israel's Ambassador to the US and the UN blasts Human Rights Watch report which accused Israel of “apartheid”.Ben Ariel, 28/04/2021 05:18
US, Israeli officials discuss concerns over Iran's nuclear program

US, Israeli officials discuss concerns over Iran's nuclear program

US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan meets Israeli counterpart Meir Ben-Shabbat and Israeli Ambassador Gilad Erdan.Elad Benari, 28/04/2021 00:53
'You would not see yourselves bound by any agreement if you faced an existential threat'

'You would not see yourselves bound by any agreement if you faced an existential threat'

Israel’s Ambassador to the US and UN addresses Security Council, accuses UN of not acting to stop Iran's threats to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 19:20
Planting for peace: UAE, Israeli Ambassadors Plant Peace Tree for Earth Day

Planting for peace: UAE, Israeli Ambassadors Plant Peace Tree for Earth Day

In celebration of Earth Day, UAE, Israeli ambassadors to the US plant olive tree and the seeds of closer cooperation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2021 19:12
Ambassador Gilad Erdan: Iran is an existential threat to Israel

Ambassador Gilad Erdan: Iran is an existential threat to Israel

It is "outrageous" that years of Iranian threats have been met with silence by the UN, says Israel's UN Ambassador Gilad ErdanDan Verbin, 20/04/2021 17:38
'The United States and Israel stand united on our guiding principles'

'The United States and Israel stand united on our guiding principles'

Ambassador Gilad Erdan hosts key US political leaders, highlights strong Israel-US bond in virtual Yom Ha’atzmaut celebration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 04:25
Ambassador Erdan: Many of these modern heroes came from the United States

Ambassador Erdan: Many of these modern heroes came from the United States

Israel's Embassy in Washington hosted the main ceremony to commemorate Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers and Victims of TerrorArutz Sheva, 14/04/2021 06:55
Iran is testing nuclear-capable missiles, Israeli ambassador reveals

Iran is testing nuclear-capable missiles, Israeli ambassador reveals

Iran has been testing nuclear ballistic missiles for months, violating UN Resolution 2231, Israeli ambassador Gilad Erdan reveals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/04/2021 11:57
Ambassador Erdan attacks US decision to fund UNRWA

Ambassador Erdan attacks US decision to fund UNRWA

Israel’s Amb. to the United States and the UN: UNRWA is an organization that engages in political advocacy & enables incitement to violenceArutz Sheva, 07/04/2021 21:07
Amb, Erdan: Holocaust deniers disgrace memory of victims, threaten us all

Amb, Erdan: Holocaust deniers disgrace memory of victims, threaten us all

Israel’s Ambassador to the US and UN participates in virtual event with US State Department to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2021 22:43
Is an exemption from US visas on the horizon?

Is an exemption from US visas on the horizon?

Ambassador Erdan, US Secretary of Homeland Security agree to form joint team to promote the exemption from visas for Israelis.Nitsan Keidar, 25/03/2021 00:12
Ambassador Erdan hosts International Water Day event

Ambassador Erdan hosts International Water Day event

Israel’s Ambassador to the United States and United Nations Gilad Erdan hosts event highlighting innovative water reuse technologies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2021 21:10
Israeli, US ambassadors urge world to fight domestic violence

Israeli, US ambassadors urge world to fight domestic violence

Israeli Ambassador Erdan and US Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield urge world to adopt new technologies, ramp up fight against domestic violence.Nitsan Keidar, 18/03/2021 04:39
Israel and US join forces in fight against domestic violence

Israel and US join forces in fight against domestic violence

Israel’s Ambassador to UN and US Ambassador to UN to co-host joint event on global fight against domestic violence. Gal Gadot will speak.Nitsan Keidar, 12/03/2021 03:57
Women's role in Abraham Accords celebrated on International Women’s Day

Women's role in Abraham Accords celebrated on International Women’s Day

Israel’s ambassador along with Embassies of Morocco, UAE, and Bahrain, co-host event highlighting women’s role in the Abraham Accords.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2021 22:00
Watch: Ambassador Erdan greets the Washington Wizards

Watch: Ambassador Erdan greets the Washington Wizards

Ambassador Gilad Erdan to Israeli player Deni Avdija: Seeing you on the court representing Israel is truly heartwarming.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/03/2021 03:57
Erdan: ICC decision is an attack on democracies everywhere

Erdan: ICC decision is an attack on democracies everywhere

"By making this decision just before her tenure ends, the prosecutor proves that she is driven by hatred."Ambassador Gilad Erdan, 03/03/2021 19:54
Ambassador Erdan speaks to US counterpart

Ambassador Erdan speaks to US counterpart

Israel’s Ambassador to the UN and the US speaks to US Ambassador to the UN, Linda Thomas-Greenfield: The first of many no doubt.Elad Benari, 03/03/2021 01:33
Israel demands UN condemn Iranian attack on civilian ship

Israel demands UN condemn Iranian attack on civilian ship

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan writes Security Council President demanding UN take action after bombing of Israeli vessel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2021 22:22
Erdan welcomes new US Ambassador to the UN

Erdan welcomes new US Ambassador to the UN

Ambassador Gilad Erdan welcomes Linda Thomas-Greenfield to the UN: I’m looking forward to working closely with you.Nitsan Keidar, 24/02/2021 03:13
Erdan: Biden-Netanyahu friendship will strengthen our alliance

Erdan: Biden-Netanyahu friendship will strengthen our alliance

Israeli envoy to UN and US: Strong alliance between Israel and United States was reaffirmed again in call between Netanyahu and Joe Biden.Elad Benari, 18/02/2021 03:10
Israel praises Biden's refusal to bend to Iran

Israel praises Biden's refusal to bend to Iran

Israel's UN ambassador praised Biden's refusal to accept Tehran's demands, said return to nuclear deal would be a mistake.ILTV, 09/02/2021 08:06
Amb. Gilad Erdan: ICC decision - distorted and anti-Semitic

Amb. Gilad Erdan: ICC decision - distorted and anti-Semitic

Israel's Ambassador to the US and the United Nations: 'ICC ruling is an attack on Israel and all democracies.'Yoni Kempinski, 06/02/2021 19:41
Ambassador Erdan: Fight anti-Semitism just as you fight COVID

Ambassador Erdan: Fight anti-Semitism just as you fight COVID

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Ambassador Erdan calls on UN to address the threat from Iran and resurgence of anti-Semitism.Nitsan Keidar, 28/01/2021 00:14
Israeli officials congratulate new US Secretary of State

Israeli officials congratulate new US Secretary of State

Antony Blinken confirmed as new US Secretary of State by Senate vote of 78-22.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2021 21:57
Israeli Ambassador Erdan says to UN Security Council: Remember Holocaust and look at Iran

Israeli Ambassador Erdan says to UN Security Council: Remember Holocaust and look at Iran

'Ayatollah regime is reminiscent of darkest period in history', Erdan said, 'Remember this as we commemorate the Holocaust'Arutz Sheva, 26/01/2021 17:50
Erdan doesn't anticipate crisis with US over Iran deal

Erdan doesn't anticipate crisis with US over Iran deal

Israel’s ambassador to the US to Washington Post: Not every disagreement should lead to a crisis. We can agree to disagree.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2021 06:04
Ambassador Dermer says goodbye to Washington

Ambassador Dermer says goodbye to Washington

Israel’s outgoing ambassador to the US wishes his successor luck, says US-Israel relations are stronger than ever.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2021 04:30
Israel increases efforts to expose the Iranian threat to global security

Israel increases efforts to expose the Iranian threat to global security

Ambassador Erdan demands the Security Council act against Iran: Israel will take all necessary measures to protect its citizens.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2021 02:09
Ambassador Erdan's 5-point plan for combatting global terrorism

Ambassador Erdan's 5-point plan for combatting global terrorism

Israel’s Ambassador to the UN calls on members to unite in the global fight against all acts of terrorism.Nitsan Keidar, 14/01/2021 03:05
US, Israel vote against UN 2021 budget

US, Israel vote against UN 2021 budget

In rare move, both Israel and US vote against passage of UN budget in protest against continued anti-Israel bias at the UN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2020 21:12
When Israeli Ambassador Gilad Erdan learned to bless in Moroccan

When Israeli Ambassador Gilad Erdan learned to bless in Moroccan

Watch: Israel's ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan joins his Moroccan counterpart for Hanukkah candle lighting ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/12/2020 14:56
Official: Gilad Erdan will serve as US ambassador

Official: Gilad Erdan will serve as US ambassador

Israel informs US that Gilad Erdan is its designated US ambassador. It is still unclear whether he will continue as UN envoy as well.Nitsan Keidar, 15/12/2020 03:11