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UN Envoy Furious over Attempt to Storm Gaza HQ

UN Envoy Furious over Attempt to Storm Gaza HQ

Robert Serry blames Hamas authorities for turning a blind eye as protesters tried to smash their way in to UNRWA offices.Ari Soffer, 29/01/2015 12:32
Hamas's #2 Man Meets UN's Serry in Gaza

Hamas's #2 Man Meets UN's Serry in Gaza

Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process spoke with Moussa Abu Marzouk, who wants reconstruction sped up.Gil Ronen, 11/12/2014 18:56
UN, EU Call for Investigation into Abu Ein Death

UN, EU Call for Investigation into Abu Ein Death

UN, EU call for 'quick' investigation into death; Hamas vows revenge. IDF autopsy to be coordinated with PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2014 18:10
UN Envoy: Gaza Reconstruction Has Begun

UN Envoy: Gaza Reconstruction Has Begun

UN's Middle East envoy says a program to reconstruct Gaza after this summer's war with Israel has begun.Ben Ariel, 05/11/2014 05:44
UN Pushes Construction Material Transport to Gaza

UN Pushes Construction Material Transport to Gaza

Despite ample evidence that UN-funded building materials are used for terror tunnels, Robert Serry blindly pushes for 'humanitarian aid.'AFP and Tova Dvorin, 19/08/2014 02:14
Israel Accepts Request for Temporary Ceasefire

Israel Accepts Request for Temporary Ceasefire

Hamas yet to respond to request from UN envoy Robert Serry. Ceasefire to begin tomorrow.Ari Soffer and Tova Dvorin, 16/07/2014 22:48
Abbas Calls for UN to Investigate 'Settler Crimes'

Abbas Calls for UN to Investigate 'Settler Crimes'

PA Chairman calls on UN chief to form an international committee to investigate “crimes by Israeli settlers.”Elad Benari, 07/07/2014 05:15
Liberman: No Decision Yet on Expulsion of UN Envoy

Liberman: No Decision Yet on Expulsion of UN Envoy

Foreign Minister says a final decision has yet to be made on his threat to expel the UN's envoy to the Middle East.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2014 05:13
Israel Says UN Envoy Tried to Funnel Cash to Hamas

Israel Says UN Envoy Tried to Funnel Cash to Hamas

Foreign Minister Liberman wants Serry evicted from Israel after he asked to transfer $20 million to Islamist terror group in Gaza.Ido Ben Porat, Gil Ronen, 21/06/2014 21:13
UN Envoy Urges 'Israeli Restraint'

UN Envoy Urges 'Israeli Restraint'

UN's Middle East envoy, Robert Serry, speaks out against Israel’s operation in Judea and Samaria to locate three kidnapped teenagers.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/06/2014 00:46
UN Envoy Meets Ministers of PA Unity Gov't

UN Envoy Meets Ministers of PA Unity Gov't

UN's Robert Serry becomes first senior international official to meet with ministers of the new government in Gaza.Elad Benari, 09/06/2014 05:15
Erekat Tells UN Israeli 'Terror' Stopped Talks

Erekat Tells UN Israeli 'Terror' Stopped Talks

Saeb Erekat tells UN envoy, British and Finnish officials that Israel 'destroyed two-state solution' through 'settlements' and 'terror.'Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 29/05/2014 18:58
UN Envoy Accused Of Raising Tensions in Israel

UN Envoy Accused Of Raising Tensions in Israel

UN special envoy Robert Serry accused by Israel of provoking tensions on Easter, 'abusing position to express personal opinions.'AFP, 29/04/2014 18:13
UN Envoy Ruffled by Security Checks on Easter Eve

UN Envoy Ruffled by Security Checks on Easter Eve

UN Middle East envoy Robert Serry "denounces" security checks, as thousands of Christian pilgrims attend Jerusalem celebrations.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2014 20:30
UN Confirms it Received PA's Applications

UN Confirms it Received PA's Applications

UN's special envoy on Mideast peace confirms he received requests from PA officials to join 13 international conventions and treaties.Elad Benari, 03/04/2014 04:14
UN's Serry: Gaza Ceasefire Deteriorating

UN's Serry: Gaza Ceasefire Deteriorating

Special Coordinator Robert Serry says the understanding on a ceasefire reached in November 2012 is eroding.Gil Ronen, 13/02/2014 13:16
UN's Middle East Envoy Condemns Soldier's Murder

UN's Middle East Envoy Condemns Soldier's Murder

UN envoy Robert Serry condemns Tomer Hazan's murder by an Arab terrorist, appeals for "calm on the ground."Elad Benari, 22/09/2013 06:29
Envoy: Fighting Could Draw Israel into Syrian War

Envoy: Fighting Could Draw Israel into Syrian War

UN's Mideast envoy: The clashes between Syria's army and rebels on the Golan Heights risk drawing Israel into Syria's civil war.Elad Benari, 18/09/2013 05:44
80% of Gaza Tunnels Have Been Destroyed

80% of Gaza Tunnels Have Been Destroyed

About 80% of the tunnels used to smuggle goods and arms into Gaza from Egypt are "no longer functioning", estimates UN envoy Robert Serry.Elad Benari, 24/07/2013 04:12
Fury at ‘Blatant UN Interference’ in Coalition

Fury at ‘Blatant UN Interference’ in Coalition

Anger as UN envoy publicly voices displeasure over Netanyahu’s reported choice for Housing Minister.Maayana Miskin, 13/03/2013 12:20
UN Calls for Inquiry into Terrorist's Death

UN Calls for Inquiry into Terrorist's Death

The UN calls for an independent inquiry into the death of a terrorist in Israeli custody, warns that tensions risk an eruption of violence.Elad Benari, 26/02/2013 03:15
UN Envoy: PA is Stable, Doing Well Financially

UN Envoy: PA is Stable, Doing Well Financially

Robert Serry says Palestinian Authority's economic situation isn't enough; a state is needed.Gil Ronen, 21/08/2012 10:36
UN Official: Israel Must Show Restraint

UN Official: Israel Must Show Restraint

Robert Serry, UN special coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, demanded Israel show 'maximum restraint' when attacked. Gabe Kahn., 25/08/2011 18:32