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'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
UN Amb. Erdan speaks with Moroccan counterpart

UN Amb. Erdan speaks with Moroccan counterpart

Israeli, Moroccan ambassadors to the UN speak following establishment of diplomatic relations between the countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2020 20:32
Top women diplomats from Israel, UAE, Bahrain gather for historic panel

Top women diplomats from Israel, UAE, Bahrain gather for historic panel

High-ranking female diplomats from Israel, the UAE, and Bahrain held a first of its kind panel examining the role of women in diplomacy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/12/2020 22:37
Ambassador Erdan welcomes drop in support for anti-Israel resolutions at UN

Ambassador Erdan welcomes drop in support for anti-Israel resolutions at UN

Germany, Austria, Bulgaria and Switzerland among countries which moved from abstaining to opposing annual anti-Israel resolutions at UN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/12/2020 03:02
Israel's ambassador to UN: Recognize Jewish refugees from Arab lands

Israel's ambassador to UN: Recognize Jewish refugees from Arab lands

Gilad Erdan demands a righting of the "historic injustice" of focusing solely on "Palestinian refugees."Nitzan Keidar, 01/12/2020 09:06
Israeli elected to UN Committee on Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Israeli elected to UN Committee on Rights of Persons with Disabilities

In unprecedented achievement, Israel’s Odelia Fitoussi elected to serve on UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).Nitsan Keidar, 01/12/2020 03:02
Amb. Erdan to UN Sec. Council: Take action to remove Iranian forces from Syria

Amb. Erdan to UN Sec. Council: Take action to remove Iranian forces from Syria

Israel's UN Ambassador condemns recent events in which explosives were planted along the border between Israel and Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2020 17:40
Israeli ambassador to UN demands action against Iran in Syria

Israeli ambassador to UN demands action against Iran in Syria

"Iran should be made to withdraw from Syria," amb. Gilad Erdan writes to Security Council.Nitzan Keidar, 25/11/2020 07:53
Israeli victory in UN as ‘sustainable entrepreneurship’ resolution passes

Israeli victory in UN as ‘sustainable entrepreneurship’ resolution passes

Sustainable entrepreneurship resolution passes despite opposition from adversarial states.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/11/2020 23:45
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
Senior PA official attacks Ambassador Erdan

Senior PA official attacks Ambassador Erdan

Head of PLO's "refugee department" rejects Erdan's claim that the UN's failure to resolve the conflict stems from its support for UNRWA.Dalit Halevi, 06/11/2020 04:45
UN resolution: Call Temple Mount solely by its Muslim name

UN resolution: Call Temple Mount solely by its Muslim name

Ambassador Gilad Erdan after UN passes more anti-Israel resolutions: General Assembly sabotages peace and distorts history.Elad Benari, 05/11/2020 14:59
Watch: Embarrassing glitches at UN Zoom conference

Watch: Embarrassing glitches at UN Zoom conference

Glitch causes Israeli ambassador to accidentally interrupt speech by PA foreign minister during online UN conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2020 20:20
Erdan: Now everyone sees Palestinian incitement

Erdan: Now everyone sees Palestinian incitement

Israeli Ambassador to the UN calls on Security Council to break from old paradigms. recognize new reality in the Middle East.Gary Willig, 26/10/2020 18:26
Live: UN marks 75th anniversary

Live: UN marks 75th anniversary

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan to deliver his first address to the UN Security Council on UN Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2020 16:28
Ambassador Erdan on Erekat hospitalization: Palestinian hypocrisy at its peak

Ambassador Erdan on Erekat hospitalization: Palestinian hypocrisy at its peak

Israel's UN ambassador: The same Erekat who was hospitalized in Israel spread a blood libel that Israel deliberately infects Palestinians.Ido Ben Porat, 19/10/2020 01:07
'UN Human Rights Council is white-washing crimes'

'UN Human Rights Council is white-washing crimes'

Israel's ambassador to the UN criticizes UN Human Rights Council following elections in the organization.Nitsan Keidar, 14/10/2020 03:58
Israeli Legal Advisor Sarah Weiss Maudi appointed Vice Chair of UN Legal Affairs

Israeli Legal Advisor Sarah Weiss Maudi appointed Vice Chair of UN Legal Affairs

Following diplomatic effort led by Ambassador Erdan, Legal Advisor Sarah Weiss Maudi appointed to leadership position on UN Legal Committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2020 20:43
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
Israel, UAE ambassadors to the UN hold inaugural meeting

Israel, UAE ambassadors to the UN hold inaugural meeting

Israel's UN Ambassador Gilad Erdan meets with the UAE's UN Ambassador Lana Nusseibeh for the first time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2020 21:18
Israel’s UN ambassador signals Israel hasn’t given up sovereignty

Israel’s UN ambassador signals Israel hasn’t given up sovereignty

Erdan: 'He said stopping and not canceling, and we never gave up on our sovereignty.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2020 21:54
Ambassador Erdan: We are entering a new era

Ambassador Erdan: We are entering a new era

Israel's ambassador to the UN speaks with Bahrain's ambassador to the UN following the establishment of relations between the countries.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/09/2020 23:35
UN ambassador welcomes agreement establishing relations with Kosovo

UN ambassador welcomes agreement establishing relations with Kosovo

"Perhaps this will convince future Palestinian leaders to make concessions for peace," says Ambassador Gilad Erdan.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/09/2020 00:54
Israel demands Security Council strengthen UNIFIL's mandate

Israel demands Security Council strengthen UNIFIL's mandate

Erdan: There is no justification for having an ineffective force operate in territory which Hezbollah is using to arm itself.Nitsan Keidar, 27/08/2020 06:06
Israel's UN Ambassador meets Pompeo

Israel's UN Ambassador meets Pompeo

Ambassador Gilad Erdan meets US Secretary of State, expresses support for the move to "snapback" the UN sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/08/2020 20:06
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