The head of a Beirut-based UN agency has resigned after she was ordered by UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres to remove from the agency website controversial report that charged Israel has established an “apartheid regime” of “racial domination” over the Palestinians.
A resolution against Israeli settlements that Egypt intended to submit to the United Nations Security Council was withdrawn US just over an hour after President-elect Donald Trump said the US should veto it.
The Executive Board of UNESCO, Paris-based United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, on Tuesday ratified a resolution ignoring Jewish connection to Jerusalem holy sites despite Israel's effort to delay the ratification
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slammed a resolution adopted by UNESO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, in which Jewish ties to the Temple Mount and the Western Wall area in Jerusalem’s Old City are totally ignored.
Dani Dayan, the former head of the Yesha Council in the West Bank whose initial appointed as Israel's ambassador to Brazil was opposed by the Brazilian authorities, will become Consul General in New York.
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) and the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) strongly condemned a United Nationd Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution calling for the creation of a “blacklist” of companies operating in Judea and Samaria (the West Bank), eastern Jerusalem and the Golan Heights.
“Abu Mazen's speech was filled with falsehood, deceitful and encourages incitement and lawlessness in the Middle East,” Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday after Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s fiery speech to the United Nations General Assembly.