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Posts Tagged: United Nations Security Council

February 10, 2017 12:10 pm

Report: Israel Permanently Downgrades Ties With New Zealand, Senegal

Israel has permanently downgraded its diplomatic ties with New Zealand and Senegal, punishing these countries for co-sponsoring an anti-settlement resolution in the United Nations Security Council...

January 17, 2017 3:43 pm

Israel’s UN Envoy Tells Security Council Anti-Settlement Resolution Emboldens Terrorists

JNS.org -- Israel's ambassador to the United Nations told the UN Security Council Tuesday that the body's condemnation of Israeli settlements last month has emboldened Palestinian terrorism. Danny Danon -- who made...

January 5, 2017 10:38 am

Senate Leaders Back Bipartisan Bill Condemning UN Resolution Against Israeli Settlements

JNS.org - The top leaders in the US Senate — Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky) and Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) — have announced...

January 4, 2017 10:08 am

Hispanic Christian Group Joins Lobbying Effort Against Anti-Settlement UN Vote

JNS.org - A leading pro-Israel Latino organization is planning to mobilize its supporters to lobby Congress next week to reject United Nations Security Council Resolution...

December 30, 2016 1:25 pm

Dozens of New Zealand Pro-Israel Groups Slam Government for Role in Pushing Anti-Israel UN Resolution

JNS.org - Over two dozen pro-Israel groups and hundreds of individuals in New Zealand have penned a letter to Prime Minister Bill English strongly criticizing his...

December 30, 2016 1:09 pm

Australia’s Prime Minister Turnbull Condemns ‘One-Sided’ UN Resolution Against Israel

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has condemned the United Nations Security Council resolution against Israel last week, slamming it as “one-sided” and “deeply unsettling.” Turnbull made the...

December 27, 2016 3:59 pm

At Dedication Ceremony for Ancient Jerusalem Street, Israel Strikes Defiant Tone on UN Resolution

JNS.org - In the wake of the Dec. 23 United Nations Security Council vote against Israeli settlements, the Jerusalem Municipality held a symbolic dedication Tuesday for...

December 27, 2016 10:50 am

Russian Israel Envoy: Moscow’s Misgivings About Timing, Content of UN Resolution Nixed by Other Security Council Members

A Russian diplomat claimed Tuesday that his country had misgivings about the timing and content of last week’s United Nations Security Council resolution condemning Israeli...

December 26, 2016 1:57 pm

Netanyahu in Wake of UN Resolution: ‘I Won’t Let Us Be Spit On’

JNS.org - Following Friday’s United Nations Security Council vote against Israeli settlements, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu toughened his government's response against countries that supported Resolution 2334....

December 23, 2016 4:40 pm

Dershowitz: Trump Was Right to Try and Stop Obama From Tying His Hands on Israel

The Egyptian decision to withdraw the one-sided anti-Israel United Nations Security Council resolution should not mask the sad reality that it is the Obama administration...

December 23, 2016 12:09 am

Report: US Would Have Abstained From Vote on UN Measure Against Israeli Settlements

JNS.org - The United States was reportedly prepared to break from longstanding policy this week and abstain from voting on a United Nations Security Council resolution demanding...

December 2, 2016 1:21 pm

Hands Off Israel at UN, Republican Lawmakers Urge Obama

JNS.org - Republican members of the US House of Representatives pressed President Barack Obama to veto any United Nations Security Council resolutions on Palestinian statehood that...

November 14, 2016 7:00 am

The Jewish Left Reaps What It Sows

JNS.org -- The United Nations Security Council devoted a recent session to bashing Israel, criticizing the country's policy of building Jewish communities in the biblical areas of Judea...

September 20, 2016 12:29 pm

US Senators Urge Obama to Veto Anti-Israel UN Resolutions

JNS.org - A bipartisan group of 88 US senators sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Monday urging him to veto any anti-Israel resolutions regarding...


Female Israeli Lone Soldiers May Finally Get Their Home Away From Home

JNS.org - Part of the widely admired strength of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)...

Israel’s Leading Counter-Terrorism Expert on His ‘Art’

JNS.org -- In 1996, when Boaz Ganor founded Israel’s International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT),...

A Muslim Woman’s Fight Against Radical Islam

If there is a single question that defines the geo-politics of our age, it might be the question that Farhana Qazi has been...


White House: President Trump ‘Deeply Disappointed and Concerned’...

President Donald Trump is “deeply disappointed and concerned” by the ongoing upsurge in antisemitism across the US, White House Press...


Heads of ‘Gaza Envelope’ Regional Councils Express Hope That Is...

The heads of local authorities in the "Gaza envelope" in southern Israel expressed hope on Monday -- in the wake...

Middle East

Egyptian Army Destroys Gaza Border Tunnels; Coptic Christians Forced to Fle...

JNS.org - The Egyptian military said it has discovered and destroyed weapons-smuggling tunnels at its border with Gaza. A military spokesperson told...