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Posts Tagged: United Nations Security Council

December 17, 2017 11:54 am
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United Nations Security Council Mulls Call for US Jerusalem Decision to Be Withdrawn

The United Nations Security Council is considering a draft resolution that would insist any decisions on the status of Jerusalem have no legal effect and...

December 7, 2017 1:55 pm
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UN Security Council to Convene Meeting Over Jerusalem Recognition

JNS.org - The United Nations Security Council is scheduled to convene on Friday regarding President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. Eight countries that...

July 6, 2017 9:47 am
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US, Russia Clash Over Approach to North Korea Nuclear Threat

The US and Russia clashed at the United Nations Security Council over how to respond to North Korea’s nuclear-weapons program, a confrontation throwing into doubt US hopes...

April 29, 2017 12:00 pm
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At UN Security Council, Tillerson Presses for Economic Sanctions on North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson took the escalating threat of a nuclear North Korea to the United Nations Security Council Friday, urging member countries to...

April 23, 2017 8:39 am
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Haley to UN: Focus on ‘Destructive Nature’ of Iran and Hezbollah, Not on Israel

JNS.org - At a United Nations Security Council meeting Thursday, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the world body should focus more attention on...

February 10, 2017 12:10 pm
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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....

Culture

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Actor David Schwimmer Bond Over Having Critical Jewish Mothers

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and actor David Schwimmer bonded on Friday over their shared...

Paul McCartney Wins Israel’s Prestigious Wolf Prize

JNS.org - Famed singer-songwriter and former Beatles bass guitarist Paul McCartney was announced as one of this year’s nine recipients of...

Features

Couples Who Save Lives Together Form Lasting Bonds

JNS.org - While matchmaking is not something often considered a priority in the world of emergency medical services, a good number...

Federal Judge Strikes CAIR-Hamas Reference From San Diego Lawsuit

On Monday, a Federal judge partially granted a motion by San Diego's Unified School District (SDUSD) to strike references to the Council on American Islamic Relations'...

N.Y. Times Hires Friend of a Neo-Nazi, Then Backs Down

The New York Times hired a new editorial board member who turned out to be the “friend” of someone she...

World

Israel’s Netanyahu Condemns Polish PM for ‘Jewish Perpetrators&...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu condemned his Polish counterpart on Saturday for saying Jews were perpetrators in World War Two...

Israel

Four Israeli Soldiers Wounded in Gaza Border Explosion

An explosive device wounded four Israeli soldiers, two severely, near the border fence with the Gaza Strip on Saturday, spurring Israeli air strikes later in the day against Palestinian terrorist...

Middle East

Lebanon Speaker: US Proposal on Lebanon-Israel Disputed Waters ‘Unacc...

Lebanese parliament speaker Nabih Berri said on Friday that US proposals regarding the disputed Lebanon-Israel maritime border were "unacceptable," state...

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