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Posts Tagged: Danny Danon

October 2, 2016 12:19 pm

In Rosh Hashanah Greeting, Israel’s UN Envoy Touts ‘Unprecedented’ Successes of Past Year

Over the past year, Israel has “won an unprecedented amount of victories” at the United Nations, the Jewish state’s envoy to the global institution said...

September 7, 2016 11:37 pm

American UN Envoy Samantha Power: ‘Undeniable’ That Antisemitism Is Getting Worse in Some Parts of the World

It is “undeniable” that antisemitism still exists and is even getting worse in some places, a top-ranking American diplomat told a United Nations forum in...

August 19, 2016 1:57 am

Grassroots Student Group to Focus on Offensive Strategy For Israel Activism in Coming Semester (INTERVIEW)

Pro-Israel students belonging to a campus advocacy grassroots organization gathered this week in Minnesota to strategize on how to transform the pressure felt from anti-Israel groups...

July 27, 2016 12:28 pm

Israel’s UN Ambassador Mocks PA President’s Plan to Sue Britain for Balfour Declaration: ‘Why Not Go After Egypt for the Exodus?’

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday sarcastically called on the president of the Palestinian Authority (PA) to consider suing Egypt, France and Iran for their...

July 17, 2016 10:54 am

Israeli Envoy Suggests That United Nations Adopt Knesset’s Disability Program - Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon has suggested to U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon that the Israeli Knesset's decade-old initiative to hire more...

July 14, 2016 4:23 pm

Hezbollah Official: ‘Israel Worried and Scared’ of Defeat in Future Conflict

A Hezbollah official recently boasted of the terror group's prowess, warning that Israel will be defeated in any future conflict, the semi-official Iranian news agency...

July 14, 2016 7:21 am

Israel’s UN Ambassador: Improved Ties With Africa to Bolster Support for Israel at Biased UN

As Israel and Africa enter into a “renaissance” in their relationship, the diplomatic benefits for the Jewish state are massive, Israel’s UN ambassador wrote on Tuesday. In an...

July 12, 2016 12:36 pm

Israel’s UN Ambassador Warns: Hezbollah Has 120,000 Hidden Missiles — More Than All European NATO Allies

Lebanon-based terror group Hezbollah has amassed a larger arsenal of hidden rockets and missiles than all European NATO allies combined, Israel’s ambassador to the United...

June 28, 2016 1:15 pm

Media Watchdog Exposes Israel-Hitler Comparison in Prominent South African Newspaper Op-Ed

A recent opinion piece featured in South Africa’s The Mail and Guardian accused Israel of carrying out crimes similar to those of Nazi leader Adolf...

June 15, 2016 1:54 pm

Amid Qatari Report of Arab States Voting For Israel to Lead UN Legal Committee, Ambassador Danon Touts ‘Importance’ of Historic Move

Amid reports about a number of Arab countries secretly voting in favor of Israel’s chairmanship of a prestigious United Nations committee, Israel’s ambassador to the UN...

June 3, 2016 5:03 pm

Pro-BDS Websites Being Targeted by Widespread, Systematic Cyber Attacks; Cybersecurity Firms Stumped by Identity of Attackers

Cyber-security companies are working to uncover the culprits in a range of cyber attacks against anti-Israel websites, VICE News reported on Thursday. According to the...

May 31, 2016 1:18 pm

At UN Summit, Israel Ambassador, World Jewish Leader Slam ‘Infected’ International Body for Backing BDS

Decades after the Holocaust, the United Nations is acting to deny the right of self-determination to the Jewish people through its support of the Boycott, Divestment...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Host Jokes About Jewish Supporters of Catholic Charities at Al Smith Gala W...

Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton may have stolen the show at Thursday night’s Al Smith Dinner in New...


Report: Presence of Russian Aircraft Carrier in Eastern Mediterranean Will ...

The impending arrival of Russia’s sole aircraft carrier -- the Admiral Kuznetsov -- off the coast of Syria has the...

Middle East

Turkey Expands Military Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington,...