The Soviet UN vote helped Israel for a moment in time. That was all.
Israel had a difficult relationship with UNESCO in 2017 when the organization recognized the Old City of Hebron as a World Heritage Site.
The wave "seems to be part of a larger plan to execute all prisoners on death row."
"In the absence of immediate action, millions of lives may be lost."
Canada had traditionally opposed the resolution but last year changed its vote from “not” to “yes,” after the US recognized settlement activity as legitimate.
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.
Arab countries that voted against the resolution also included Egypt, Jordan, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
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.
Outside the confines of the UNSC, the EU and other European member states have also condemned the Givat Hamatos project.