Report: Israeli envoy to UN confirms vote on Israeli settlement postponed
By JPOST.COM STAFF, REUTERS
December 22, 2016 17:45
Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon reportedly confirmed that a Security Council vote originally slated for Thursday on a draft resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlements has been postponed, according to CNN.
Meanwhile, a western diplomatic source said that the motion was postponed "potentially indefinitely.
Earlier, a western diplomat told Reuters that Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi had instructed Egypt's UN mission to postpone the vote.