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.



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