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UK demands UN Human Rights Council drop anti-Israel bias

UK demands UN Human Rights Council drop anti-Israel bias

Britain joins US in slamming UN human rights council's anti-Israel bias.David Rosenberg, 18/06/2018 13:33
UN Ambassador: It's a shame so many fall for Hamas' tale

UN Ambassador: It's a shame so many fall for Hamas' tale

Israeli Ambassador to the UN in Geneva slams international community for believing Hamas' tale, allowing abuse of civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 18/05/2018 12:07
Conference of Presidents: UN High Commissioner abused authority

Conference of Presidents: UN High Commissioner abused authority

Leaders say UN High Commissioner for Human Rights complicit in blatantly discriminatory campaign against Israel by Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2017 10:45
Trump's UNHRC representative: Enough with the Israel obsession

Trump's UNHRC representative: Enough with the Israel obsession

Erin Barclay slams constant obsession with Israel, says Trump considering pulling out of UNHRC.Chana Roberts, 01/03/2017 12:10
Canada to UN: Don't appoint our anti-Israel prof

Canada to UN: Don't appoint our anti-Israel prof

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister questions appointment of its own citizen as UN adviser after accusations of anti-Israel bias.Shoshana Miskin, 28/03/2016 13:15
Watch: Maher slams European treatment of Israel

Watch: Maher slams European treatment of Israel

Having "been a real a**** to Israel," liberal comedian opines now "maybe Europe will have a little sympathy for what Israel goes through".David Rosenberg, 27/03/2016 11:15
UN official stresses 'context' of Arab terrorism

UN official stresses 'context' of Arab terrorism

UN official resigns position, blasts Israel's "lack of accountability" while stressing "context" of Arab terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2016 17:51
Israel Agrees to Work With UN Board of Inquiries

Israel Agrees to Work With UN Board of Inquiries

After refusing to cooperate with UNHRC's inquiry to Gaza, Prosor agrees to work with Ban Ki-moon's established board - with conditions.Cynthia Blank, 20/11/2014 13:29
Israel to Join United Nations Human Rights Council

Israel to Join United Nations Human Rights Council

In total about-face, UNHRC accepts Israel. Analysts: Israel threatened to leave UN; UN feared Syria, North Korea to follow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/11/2013 11:06
Israel to Attend UN Human Rights Review

Israel to Attend UN Human Rights Review

Israel confirms it will attend the United Nations Human Rights Council Periodic Review, scheduled for Tuesday.Elad Benari, 28/10/2013 00:08
Human Rights Official Attacks Israeli 'Apartheid'

Human Rights Official Attacks Israeli 'Apartheid'

Richard Falk says the peace process is a trick, claims Israel's treatment of PA Arabs in Judea and Samaria is apartheid.Elad Benari, 03/07/2012 04:42
UN: Syria Uses Children as ‘Human Shields’

UN: Syria Uses Children as ‘Human Shields’

Assad’s armed forces kill and sexually attack children and use them as human shields, the United Nations charged Monday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/06/2012 09:11
Prosor Explodes ‘Myths’ of PA-Israeli ‘Struggle’

Prosor Explodes ‘Myths’ of PA-Israeli ‘Struggle’

Amb. Prosor explodes myths. ‘How can Israel-PA conflict be the key to stopping Assad and Ahmadinejad? Jerusalem not Jewish?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 24/04/2012 15:24
Israel Speaks Out Against 'Hypocrisy of the UNHRC'

Israel Speaks Out Against 'Hypocrisy of the UNHRC'

Israeli ambassador to UNHRC: UN Human Rights Council “unjustified” and “counterproductive.”Rachel Hirshfeld, 25/03/2012 13:48
Israel Won't Cooperate with UNHRC's 'Goldstone 2'

Israel Won't Cooperate with UNHRC's 'Goldstone 2'

Diplomatic source: Israel will not cooperate with the UNHRC's “fact-finding mission”, won't legitimize an illegitimate body.Elad Benari, 23/03/2012 06:12
UNHRC Creates 'Goldstone 2' Committee

UNHRC Creates 'Goldstone 2' Committee

New “fact-finding mission” to investigate Israeli settlements. Prime Minister: "This council ought to be ashamed of itself."Gil Ronen, 22/03/2012 20:14