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'Inquisition against the Jewish State at UN Human Rights Council'

'Inquisition against the Jewish State at UN Human Rights Council'

Following UN Human Rights Council session, Wiesenthal Centre speaks out against 'inquisition' against Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/03/2021 10:49
Biden to return to UN Human Rights Council

Biden to return to UN Human Rights Council

Trump withdrew from the UNHRC in 2018 due to its longstanding bias against Israel.Elad Benari, 08/02/2021 04:01
The terror behind the UN blacklist

The terror behind the UN blacklist

Strategic Affairs Ministry uncovers terrorist connections of NGOs involved in development, release of UN Human Rights Council blacklist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/02/2020 16:40
Haley slams 'conniving, manipulative' UN blacklist

Haley slams 'conniving, manipulative' UN blacklist

Former US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley says UN 'hits new low' with blacklist of companies in Jewish communities of Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/02/2020 19:46
Israel condemns publication of UN blacklist

Israel condemns publication of UN blacklist

Israeli officials condemn publication of blacklist of companies operating in Judea and Samaria by UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/02/2020 16:59
UN blacklists 112 companies for working in Judea and Samaria

UN blacklists 112 companies for working in Judea and Samaria

Human Rights Council publishes list of companies which operate in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/02/2020 16:16
'Hamas has tortured our family for 5 years'

'Hamas has tortured our family for 5 years'

Mother of soldier whose body has been held in Gaza addresses UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2019 18:19
'Hamas inhumanity knows no bounds'

'Hamas inhumanity knows no bounds'

Mother of soldier held by Hamas in Gaza to address UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2019 13:45
Pro-Israel voices silenced at the UN

Pro-Israel voices silenced at the UN

UN Human Rights Council interrupts,cuts audio of speaker rebutting anti-Israel lies during debate on alleged Israeli 'war crimes.'Gary Willig, 18/03/2019 16:58
Response to UN Human Rights Council: 'Am Yisrael Chai!'

Response to UN Human Rights Council: 'Am Yisrael Chai!'

Hundreds protest at UN headquarters in Geneva as Human Rights Council debates another anti-Israel report.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2019 16:43
UN 'anti-Settlement' blacklist postponed

UN 'anti-Settlement' blacklist postponed

UN Human Rights Council will not publish blacklist of companies doing business in Judea and Samaria this month.Gary Willig, 05/03/2019 16:13
Head of UN Gaza probe resigns

Head of UN Gaza probe resigns

Academic David Crane, tapped to head UNHCR probe against Israel which ignores Hamas, resigns, citing personal reasons.AFP and Gary Willig, 22/08/2018 20:36
Bye bye Human Rights Council

Bye bye Human Rights Council

Ari Abramowitz & Jeremy Gimpel explore the consequences of the US withdrawal from the UN Human Rights Council.The Land Of Israel Network, 22/06/2018 01:12
UN Human Rights Council: 'History of hypocrisy'

UN Human Rights Council: 'History of hypocrisy'

Condemning settlements after Syria massacre, Israel 'blacklist', blaming Israel for Gaza riots. Lev HaOlam: 'Will others follow US out?'Mordechai Sones, 21/06/2018 12:03
Friedman: US, not UNHRC advancing human rights

Friedman: US, not UNHRC advancing human rights

US Amb. to Israel praises administration for leaving 'corrupt' UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2018 09:23
Young Israel backs 'decision to walk away from hatemongers'

Young Israel backs 'decision to walk away from hatemongers'

Young Israel thanks Trump, Haley, Pompeo for walking away from UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2018 08:15
Report: US to announce withdrawal from UN Human Rights Council

Report: US to announce withdrawal from UN Human Rights Council

US Secretary of State, UN Ambassador reportedly to announce withdrawal from UNHCR over anti-Israel bias today.Gary Willig, 19/06/2018 21:13
Report: Israel won't cooperate with Human Rights Council

Report: Israel won't cooperate with Human Rights Council

Senior legal source says Israel to release own report on Gaza violence as Human Rights Council is considered biased against Israel.Gary Willig, 27/05/2018 17:21
Liberman: Time to withdraw from the Human Rights Council

Liberman: Time to withdraw from the Human Rights Council

Ahead of UNHRC special session over Gaza events, DM says Israel 'under double attack.' 'Terror from Gaza, and hypocrisy headed by UNHRC.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/05/2018 10:04
'UNHCR Rapporteur abuses his position to attack Israel'

'UNHCR Rapporteur abuses his position to attack Israel'

Israeli Ambassador the UN Danny Danon slams Human Rights Council Special Rapporteur for calling for sanctions against Israel.Gary Willig, 26/10/2017 22:57
Watch: 'Son of Hamas' stuns PA delegation at UNHRC

Watch: 'Son of Hamas' stuns PA delegation at UNHRC

Mosab Hassan Yousef, son of Hamas founder, calls out Palestinian Authority for oppression of its own people at UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2017 08:23
'The UN is playing with fire'

'The UN is playing with fire'

Tzipi Hotovely warns UN's attempts to harm Israel will boomerang,' cause organization to lose funding.Gary Willig, 12/09/2017 21:39
US threatens to leave UN council over anti-Israel blacklist

US threatens to leave UN council over anti-Israel blacklist

Ambassador Nikki Haley informs UN officials US will cut all funding to Human Rights Council if it publishes blacklist of companies in Yesha.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2017 20:46
Danon: UN Human Rights chief 'world’s most senior BDS activist'

Danon: UN Human Rights chief 'world’s most senior BDS activist'

Israeli UN Ambassador slams UN blacklist of companies working in Judea, Samaria, Jerusalem, and Golan Heights.Gary Willig, 21/08/2017 22:37
Watch: 'Israelis are expected to die laughing'

Watch: 'Israelis are expected to die laughing'

Human rights activist accuses UN of giving PA and Hamas a free pass for violence and murder while expecting Israel to let its citizens die.Gary Willig, 20/06/2017 16:11
Haley makes Israel visit official

Haley makes Israel visit official

United States Ambassador to the UN will travel to Israel next week.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 31/05/2017 00:01
Abbas: All countries should recognize Palestinian State

Abbas: All countries should recognize Palestinian State

PA chairman warns Trump against pro-Israel moves at UN Human Rights Council, calls for recognition of 'Palestine' without negotiations.Gary Willig, 27/02/2017 17:31
UN blasts Azariya sentence

UN blasts Azariya sentence

A representative of the UN Human Rights Council criticizes the 18-month prison sentence of Elor Azariya as 'excessively lenient.'Nitzan Keidar, 24/02/2017 12:52
Kerry: Why is UN body obsessed with Israel?

Kerry: Why is UN body obsessed with Israel?

US Secretary of State chastises UN body for 'biased focus on Israel'.JTA, 30/10/2016 22:46
Dep FM: 'No European will make us commit suicide'

Dep FM: 'No European will make us commit suicide'

Tzipi Hotovely tells Arutz Sheva that Israel doesn't need to be afraid of recent international pressure and threats.Nitsan Keidar, 29/03/2016 08:39
Dictators' club fails to silence UN Watch

Dictators' club fails to silence UN Watch

Authoritarian governments angered by UN Watch speech in Human Rights Council, desperately attempt to shut down speaker.David Rosenberg, 13/03/2016 11:00
Pro-Israel NGOs to Protest Gaza Report at UN HQ

Pro-Israel NGOs to Protest Gaza Report at UN HQ

50 pro-Israel and human rights NGOs set to rally in Geneva Monday, as UN Human Rights Council debates 'biased' Gaza war probe.Ari Soffer, 24/06/2015 20:35
Hamas: Israel Will Face Judgment for Report 'Lies'

Hamas: Israel Will Face Judgment for Report 'Lies'

Hamas said Sunday night that Israel, and not it, would pay the price for the “lies” in Israel's report on Operation Protective Edge.Dalit Halevi, 15/06/2015 02:46
'UN Probe Like Cain Investigating Abel's Murder'

'UN Probe Like Cain Investigating Abel's Murder'

Liberman welcomes resignation of UN 'war crimes' probe head, but says findings of 'prejudiced' UNHRC will not be different due to it.Ari Yashar, 03/02/2015 16:01
North Korean Prison Guard to Human Rights Advocate

North Korean Prison Guard to Human Rights Advocate

North Korean defector Ahn Myeong Cheol, tells Arutz Sheva his incredible story - and how he hopes to take Kim-Jong Un to the ICC.Tova Dvorin, 17/11/2014 22:51
UN's Falk Accuses Israel of 'Inhuman Acts'

UN's Falk Accuses Israel of 'Inhuman Acts'

In his final report before stepping down as a human rights expert, Richard Falk calls on the UN to back a “legitimacy war” against Israel.Elad Benari, 19/02/2014 04:44
UN: Record $6.5 Billion Appeal For Syria

UN: Record $6.5 Billion Appeal For Syria

Record appeal over half of 2014 UN funding plan, aims to provide humanitarian aid for Syrians in winter war conditions.Ari Yashar, 18/12/2013 17:01
Saudi Arabia, Russia and China Elected to UNHRC

Saudi Arabia, Russia and China Elected to UNHRC

Irony: Countries with questionable human rights records win seats on none other than the UN Human Rights Council.Elad Benari, 13/11/2013 05:43
Germany to Israel: Attend UNHRC Review - Or Else

Germany to Israel: Attend UNHRC Review - Or Else

Berlin, Others Pressure Israel to Attend UN Human Rights Council Review or Face a Diplomatic DisasterTova Dvorin, 27/10/2013 13:39
UN Watch Slams UN ‘Apathy, Banality’ on Syria

UN Watch Slams UN ‘Apathy, Banality’ on Syria

UN watchdog group slams the UN over its reaction to Syria attacks – and continued focus on Israel.Maayana Miskin, 12/09/2013 14:07
Russia Sends More Arms to Prop Up Syria’s Assad

Russia Sends More Arms to Prop Up Syria’s Assad

Moscow is continuing its export of military hardware to the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, the Russian government confirmed.Chana Ya'ar, 13/02/2013 13:48
Lieberman: UNHRC Report Belongs in Garbage

Lieberman: UNHRC Report Belongs in Garbage

Yisrael Beytenu chairman launches a scathing attack on the UNHRC over call on Israel to withdraw from Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 01/02/2013 02:13
UN: Israel Must Withdraw From Judea, Samaria

UN: Israel Must Withdraw From Judea, Samaria

The United Nations says Israel must withdraw all of its citizens from the regions of Judea and Samaria.Chana Ya'ar, 31/01/2013 15:00
U.S. Says UNHRC's Biased Focus on Israel is a Flaw

U.S. Says UNHRC's Biased Focus on Israel is a Flaw

United States wins a new term on the UN Human Rights Council, says it will fix the "flaws" in the controversial body.Elad Benari, 13/11/2012 04:13
UNHRC Condemns Syria for Houla Massacre

UNHRC Condemns Syria for Houla Massacre

UN Human Rights Council condemns Syria for the Houla massacre, calls an investigation into the killing of more than 100 civilians.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/06/2012 23:07
PA: We'll Ask UN to Investigate 'Israeli Crimes'

PA: We'll Ask UN to Investigate 'Israeli Crimes'

PA to approach the UN Human Rights Council and ask it to form a commission to investigate 'Israeli crimes' in 'occupied territories'.Elad Benari, 20/03/2012 08:05
UN to Praise Qaddafi's 'Human Rights' Record

UN to Praise Qaddafi's 'Human Rights' Record

UN Watch puzzled as to why the UN’s Human Rights Council plans to adopt a resolution praising Qaddafi’s human rights record.Elad Benari, 28/02/2012 03:15