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Israel to confront UN chief over funding of terror-linked groups

Israel to confront UN chief over funding of terror-linked groups

Israel's ambassador to the United Nations vows to bring report on UN funding of groups linked to terrorism to UN Secretary-General.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2021 10:45
Report: UN funds BDS organizations

Report: UN funds BDS organizations

Im Tirtzu report finds UN is funding 19 organizations which support BDS including 2 which are branches of PFLP terrorist organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2021 09:57
PM Bennett speaks with President of Brazil

PM Bennett speaks with President of Brazil

The two leaders invited each other to visit one another's countries and agreed to the continued development of their countries' friendship.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 20:02
New report: UN funneling millions to terror-linked Palestinian NGOs

New report: UN funneling millions to terror-linked Palestinian NGOs

Zionist watchdog calls for US to enact law banning funding to United Nations until it ends funding to pro-terror NGOs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 12:59
UN investigator: Israeli 'settlements' amount to a war crime

UN investigator: Israeli 'settlements' amount to a war crime

Michael Lynk, UN’s human rights investigator, calls on countries to inflict a cost on Israel for its "illegal occupation".Elad Benari, Canada, 09/07/2021 20:50
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
Report: UN agrees to distribute Qatari money to Gaza

Report: UN agrees to distribute Qatari money to Gaza

PA sources confirmed say the UN has agreed to take on the responsibility of distributing Qatari monetary aid to Gaza families.Elad Benari, 05/07/2021 05:17
UN urges PA to ensure safety of protesters

UN urges PA to ensure safety of protesters

UN human rights chief's call comes after security forces and supporters of chairman Mahmoud Abbas attacked demonstrators over the weekend.Elad Benari, 02/07/2021 05:07
Gap between rich and poor countries widened during pandemic

Gap between rich and poor countries widened during pandemic

Rich countries spent up to 212 times per capita more than poor nations on social assistance to cushion unprecedented economic shock.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 08:18
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
UN investigator calls for probe of Iranian President-elect

UN investigator calls for probe of Iranian President-elect

UN investigator on human rights in Iran calls for independent inquiry into allegations of state-ordered executions by Ebrahim Raisi.Elad Benari, 30/06/2021 01:58
President Rivlin's farewell visit to the US

President Rivlin's farewell visit to the US

Outgoing President Rivlin holds final diplomatic visit abroad in Washington, meets dozens of UN ambassadors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 23:13
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
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
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
UN appeals for $95 million in aid for Gaza

UN appeals for $95 million in aid for Gaza

UN launched emergency appeal for $95 million for Gaza for the next three months to meet immediate humanitarian needs.Elad Benari, 28/05/2021 05:43
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
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
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
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
UN envoy: Stop the fire immediately

UN envoy: Stop the fire immediately

Tor Wennesland, UN envoy to Middle East, warns of a “full-scale war” amid Gaza rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 12/05/2021 05:42
UN demands Israel permit PA election to take place in Jerusalem

UN demands Israel permit PA election to take place in Jerusalem

UN calls on Israel to permit all eligible Palestinian Arabs residing in eastern Jerusalem to vote in next month's elections.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/04/2021 22:57
'Israel made a very bad gamble by attacking Natanz nuclear facility'

'Israel made a very bad gamble by attacking Natanz nuclear facility'

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif calls sabotage of Natanz nuclear site a 'very bad gamble by Israel', says attack will strengthen Iran.David Rosenberg, 13/04/2021 10:19
US restoring assistance programs for the Palestinian Authority

US restoring assistance programs for the Palestinian Authority

US Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield says US resuming $15 million in aid to PA, says much criticism of Israel is anti-Semitic.Gary Willig, 25/03/2021 18:50
Experts: Iran must release academic convicted of espionage

Experts: Iran must release academic convicted of espionage

UN rights experts say Tehran must immediately release Ahmadreza Djalali, who is reportedly in critical condition while awaiting execution.Elad Benari, 19/03/2021 04:37
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
Virtual meeting hosted by United Nations tackles dangers of anti-Semitism

Virtual meeting hosted by United Nations tackles dangers of anti-Semitism

On Monday, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) hosted a virtual conference on combating anti-Semitism.Dan Verbin, 16/03/2021 14:57
The USSR and the Old Middle East

The USSR and the Old Middle East

Ted Belman & Alex Maistrovoy, 12/03/2021 12:59
Iran denies attacking Israeli-owned cargo ship near Gulf of Oman

Iran denies attacking Israeli-owned cargo ship near Gulf of Oman

Iran’s UN ambassador says Israel's allegations are "unfounded", claims it is "playing the victim".Elad Benari, 10/03/2021 06:09
Nikki Haley lambasts Biden for rejoining UNHRC, renewing funding to UNRWA

Nikki Haley lambasts Biden for rejoining UNHRC, renewing funding to UNRWA

Former US Ambassador to the UN says Biden's reversal of Trump Administration's moves is "bad and dangerous".Elad Benari, Canada, 05/03/2021 23:19
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
US rescinds 'snapback' of sanctions on Iran

US rescinds 'snapback' of sanctions on Iran

US tells Security Council it is rescinding Trump administration move to reimpose UN sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, 19/02/2021 04:33
UN report: North Korea developed nuclear program in 2020

UN report: North Korea developed nuclear program in 2020

New UN reports says North Korea maintained and developed nuclear and ballistic missile programs throughout 2020 in violation of sanctions.Elad Benari, 09/02/2021 05:12
Biden's UN envoy pledges to stand by Israel

Biden's UN envoy pledges to stand by Israel

Linda Thomas-Greenfield at confirmation hearing: I look forward to standing with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2021 03:29
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
Biden Admin. pledges to restore aid to PA, reopen missions

Biden Admin. pledges to restore aid to PA, reopen missions

Acting US Ambassador to the UN Richard Mills tells Security Council Biden Administration seeks 2-state solution.Gary Willig, 26/01/2021 18:39
'Holocaust denial has become a potent form of anti-Semitism'

'Holocaust denial has become a potent form of anti-Semitism'

Watch: Park East Synagogue and the UN host International Holocaust Remembrance virtual service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2021 02:00
PA complains to UN over UAE-Samaria deals

PA complains to UN over UAE-Samaria deals

Palestinian Authority demands the UN punish the UAE for the trade deals which were signed between Samaria and UAE bussinesses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2021 18:13
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
Diaspora Minister: What is UN's obsession with Israel if not anti-Semitism?

Diaspora Minister: What is UN's obsession with Israel if not anti-Semitism?

Diaspora Affairs Minister Omer Yankelevich responds to UN General Assembly condemning Israel 3 times as often as the rest of the world.Gary Willig, 28/12/2020 18:33
US Ambassador to UN Kelly Craft visits Western Wall and City of David

US Ambassador to UN Kelly Craft visits Western Wall and City of David

Craft meets with Israeli officials and declares: 'US is committed to a peaceful, secure Israel and sees Iran as the greatest threat to that'Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2020 08:36
'As we speak, UN Gen. Assembly is targeting Israel in 17 separate resolutions'

'As we speak, UN Gen. Assembly is targeting Israel in 17 separate resolutions'

UN Watch rep Hillel Neuer visits Knesset to discuss the "UN assault on Israel" and "how we're fighting back."Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/12/2020 08:11
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
Why is UN ignoring Israeli terror victim?

Why is UN ignoring Israeli terror victim?

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs ignores murder of Israeli rabbi, leaving him off list of terror victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/11/2020 11:51
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
Jewish organizations criticize Canada’s support of biased UN resolution

Jewish organizations criticize Canada’s support of biased UN resolution

Three Jewish groups in Canada express disappointment after government votes in favor of UN resolution on Palestinian self-determination.Elad Benari, 20/11/2020 03:08
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
9 Israelis rescued from Ethiopia conflict zone

9 Israelis rescued from Ethiopia conflict zone

Foreign Ministry, Ethiopian government, and UN cooperate to bring Israeli citizens home from Tigray conflict zone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2020 18:21
The gang assault on Israel at the 75th session of the UN General Assembly

The gang assault on Israel at the 75th session of the UN General Assembly

A squad of the most non-democratic countries will use upcoming UN General Assembly session for more Israel-bashing resolutions. Op-ed.Alan Baker, 17/11/2020 14:37