United Nations

BUSTS OF SOVIET leaders Vladimir Lenin and Joseph Stalin are on display in Muzeon Park of Arts in Mo
Why did Stalin vote for a Jewish state?

The Soviet UN vote helped Israel for a moment in time. That was all.

22/11/2020
Israel’s shortsighted UNESCO decision in focus amid US election - analysis

Israel had a difficult relationship with UNESCO in 2017 when the organization recognized the Old City of Hebron as a World Heritage Site.

People stage a mock hanging as they protest outside German Council on Foreign Relations in Berlin.
50 face execution in Iraq after unfair trials, UN says

The wave "seems to be part of a larger plan to execute all prisoners on death row."

By REUTERS
20/11/2020
A family have breakfast outside their home at a Jewish community in Sanaa, Yemen
UN chief warns Yemen in imminent danger of famine

"In the absence of immediate action, millions of lives may be lost."

By REUTERS
20/11/2020
Canadian FM hints pro-Palestinian UN vote was about Israeli populism

Canada had traditionally opposed the resolution but last year changed its vote from “not” to “yes,” after the US recognized settlement activity as legitimate.

UN condemns Iran’s extrajudicial killing of champion wrestler

According to the final tally, 79 countries voted for the resolution to condemn Iran’s regime while 32 voted against the resolution. A total of 64 nations abstained.

Bahrain, UAE vote against Israeli sponsored UN entrepreneurship resolution

Arab countries that voted against the resolution also included Egypt, Jordan, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

Adoption of the Israeli-led resolution “Entrepreneurship for Sustainable Development” by the UN Seco
Israel victory in UN as ‘sustainable entrepreneurship’ resolution adopted

The resolution supports the UN's "Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development" and focuses on what should be done to recover from the aftermath of COVID-19 worldwide.

Givat Hamatos
Israel entrenching a ‘one-state reality,’ Germany tells UNSC

Outside the confines of the UNSC, the EU and other European member states have also condemned the Givat Hamatos project.

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