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Top Jewish leader praises outgoing UN chief for admitting UN anti-Israel bias

Lauder welcomed the “long-awaited and impactful” pronouncement by Ban, but criticized him for not calling out the bias over the course of his nearly 10-year term.

By JTA
19/12/2016
Antonio Guterres

Danon welcomes selection of former Portugal PM as new UN chief

“The State of Israel hopes, and expects [the UN will be] able to differentiate between good and evil and will end its obsession with Israel.”

US President Barack Obama toasts with former president Shimon Peres

Grapevine: Too many expectations

UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, sent a personal letter to Peres, with hand written inserts over the typing wishing him a speedy recovery and a long life.

un gerneral assembly

LIVE: World leaders address UN General Assembly in New York

Netanyahu to speak on third day of UN General Assembly debate.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
22/09/2016
The United Nations headquarters

UN swan songs

While Ban made brief mention of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, he managed to ignore the proverbial elephant in the General Assembly room: terrorism.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon meet in New York

As Netanyahu arrives in New York, UN speeches ignore Palestinian violence

PM: One standard needed to fight terror; Obama: Israel can’t "permanently settle" West Bank.

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

World leaders address UN General Assembly in New York

Ban Ki-moon, Obama, Erdogan to speak as the United Nations opens the general debate of the 71st session of its General Assembly.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
20/09/2016
Danny Danon addressing the UN Security Council, October 22, 2015

Danon slams Ban Ki-moon for criticism of Israel during UNGA opening speech

“Instead of focusing on Palestinian terror and incitement, and instead of compelling Mahmoud Abbas to return to the negotiating table, the Secretary General chose to criticize Israel once again."

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Ban Ki-moon: Netanyahu’s 'ethnic cleansing remarks' are outrageous

Ban Ki-moon: “Let me be absolutely clear: settlements are illegal under international law. The occupation, stifling and oppressive, must end.

Sec.-Lt. Hadar Goldin

Hadar Goldin’s parents head to UN General Assembly

The Goldin family launched a campaign in June, calling for Israel and the international community to ensure the return of their son’s body.

14/09/2016
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