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Posts Tagged: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

June 1, 2018 9:41 am

America Promises to Thwart UN Resolution for ‘Protection’ of Palestinians in Gaza

JNS.org - Following the rejection of a US measure to condemn Hamas mortar attacks on Israeli civilians, the United States has pledged to veto an Arab-authored...

March 16, 2018 9:50 am

UN Palestinian Refugee Agency Gets New Cash Pledges, Needs Much More to Survive

The United Nations agency that helps Palestinian refugees said on Thursday it had received new cash pledges to enable it to keep working for a...

February 28, 2018 11:06 am

UN Chief Calls for New Push to Rid World of Nuclear Weapons

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Monday for a new global effort to get rid of nuclear weapons, drawing a cautious response from envoys of...

February 19, 2018 1:06 pm

UN Chief Warns of Nightmare Scenario If Israel, Hezbollah Clash

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday he was worried about the possibility of a direct confrontation between Israel and Lebanon's Hezbollah movement. Guterres said the latest...

February 7, 2018 9:26 am

UN Chief Plans Major Disarmament Push, but US Skeptical

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is to launch a major push for disarmament talks covering everything from nuclear and cyber war to small arms, braving certain...

December 7, 2017 1:55 pm

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...

August 31, 2017 12:37 pm

UN Chief Tours Gaza Frontier, Visits Hamas Terror Tunnel

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, who is on a three-day visit to Israel, traveled to the Gaza border on Wednesday to see first-hand...

August 28, 2017 3:46 pm

Guterres Arrives in Israel on First Visit as UN Chief

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres arrived in Israel on Sunday on his first Holy Land trip since becoming the UN leader in January. Guterres was greeted...

August 28, 2017 10:28 am

Netanyahu Criticizes UN Treatment of Israel, Says Iran Is Building Missile Sites in Syria and Lebanon

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu greeted visiting UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday with blistering criticism of the international body’s treatment of Israel and accusing it of...

August 27, 2017 10:34 am

Israel to Press UN Secretary General on ‘Blindness’ to Hezbollah Weapons Smuggling

Israel will press UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on what it says is Hezbollah's arms buildup in Lebanon during his first visit to the Jewish...

August 4, 2017 9:24 am

UN Secretary-General Guterres to Make First Visit to Israel, Palestinian Territories at End of Month

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will visit Israel and the disputed territories in late August for his first Holy Land trip since becoming...

June 30, 2017 7:29 pm

UN Palestinian Forum Promotes BDS, Claims Israel ‘Worse Than Apartheid South Africa’

A UN forum on the Palestinian issue on Friday provided a platform for anti-Zionist activists to promote the BDS campaign, claim that Israel practices "apartheid...

June 6, 2017 8:44 am

UN Chief Calls for End to Israeli ‘Occupation’ on 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War

JNS.org - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expressed concern with Israel’s “occupation” in the disputed territories on the Gregorian calendar’s 50th anniversary of the start of...

April 28, 2017 3:41 pm

Netanyahu Lauds US Senate for ‘Standing Up for Israel’ at UN With Call to Treat Jewish State Fairly

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the US Senate on Friday for “standing up for Israel at the UN” after every member of the body signed...


Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...


A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...


As US Sanctions Near, Europe Fails to Protect Iran Deal

At a meeting in Washington after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May, a senior US official told European diplomats that their efforts to save the...


Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System t...

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin...

Middle East

Iran Revolutionary Guards Threaten to Avenge Military Parade Attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly and unforgettable" vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, including 12 of their comrades, and...