Join the most important conference in the Jewish world
Report: Netanyahu to lead effort in thwarting Obama bid for UN chief position
ByYASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
January 8, 2016 16:23

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remembers well just how US President Barack Obama brushed aside Israeli objections and went ahead with the P5+1 nuclear agreement with Iran.

Now, Netanyahu is reportedly planning some personal payback.

According to the Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Jarida, Netanyahu will make common cause with moderate Arab governments in order to sabotage Obama’s plan to succeed Ban Ki-moon when the South Korean diplomat ends his term as United Nations secretary-general on December 31 of this year.

Share this article via
from around the web
Related Content
Breaking news
February 21, 2017
Five confirmed dead in Australia plane crash

By REUTERS

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 4 - 16
    Beer Sheva
    7 - 17
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 5 - 13
    Jerusalem
    7 - 15
    Haifa
  • 8 - 22
    Elat
    8 - 19
    Tiberias