Tag: United Nations

Haley: UN no longer has ‘Israel bias’

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Sunday took a swipe at the Obama administration, saying the “Israel bias” has been wiped out at the U.N. “We changed the Israel bias that’s happening at the United Nations by making sure we call out anyone that focuses on that as opposed to focusing on […]

In first White House meeting in 7 years, Egypt expected to focus on security assistance

An Egyptian president will visit the White House for the first time in seven years on Monday when Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sits down with US President Donald Trump. The meeting is expected to focus on shared security concerns in the region. Sisi and Trump have reportedly struck up a rapport in phone calls preceding Monday’s […]

U.N. calls on Gulf countries to do more to help Syrian refugees

A senior United Nations refugee official on Sunday called on Gulf Arab states to give more to help Syrians displaced by six years of civil war, saying she saw little sign that the crisis would end any time soon. Speaking during a visit to Kuwait to sign a $10 million aid agreement for Syrian refugees […]

Arab states to UNESCO: Reject Israeli sovereignty over all of Jerusalem

Arab states plan to contest Israeli sovereignty over all of Jerusalem at the upcoming UNESCO Executive Board meeting in Paris, according to a draft text obtained by Israeli officials. The resolution, due for a vote on May 1, states: “any action taken by Israel, the Occupying Power, to impose its laws, jurisdiction, and administration on […]

UN ‘disappointed and alarmed’ by approval of new town

A spokesman for UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres condemned the Israeli Security Cabinet’s approval last night of a new town for the former residents of the destroyed Samaria community of Amona Spokesman Stephane Dujarric expressed “disappointment and alarm” at the announcement. “The Secretary General has consistently stressed that there is no Plan B for Israelis […]

UN Bias Against Israel | Prophecy Update

We have been watching, for years, the ongoing fulfillment of prophecy, which lets us know we are just prior to the Second Coming of Jesus Christ and the battle of Armageddon!

UK puts UN Human Rights Council ‘on notice’ over ‘anti-Israel bias’

The UK has put the United Nations Human Rights Council “on notice” over what it called its “disproportionate focus on Israel”. On the final day of the council’s 34th session the UK mission to the UN said it would vote against all resolutions about Israel’s conduct in the occupied Syrian and Palestinian territories if things did […]

Is it time for the US to resign from the Human Rights Council?

Israel is working to persuade the Trump government to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council, and Deputy Prime Minister Michael Oren has begun a campaign to persuade the US to quit the council he calls an “anti-Semitic body.” Oren spoke yesterday with Deputy Secretary of State Erin Berkley, who earlier this month addressed the […]

Trump administration boycotts UN council session over anti-Israel ‘bias’

The Trump administration said Monday that it is boycotting a session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, amid growing concerns by the administration over the U.N.’s anti-Israel stance. The boycott, first reported by The Washington Free Beacon, comes as the council was expected to adopt a number of anti-Israel resolutions Monday. The council has […]

Israel already preparing for end of UN ban on Iran missile activity

Throughout international talks with Iran over its nuclear program, Israeli leadership offered a common refrain: Ten years may be a long time in the life of a politician, but it is nothing in the life of a nation.In that spirit, Israel’s government is already planning for the expiration of several critical provisions in the deal […]