Gilad Erdan's letter indicated that not only was Hezbollah never disarmed, but that the terrorist organization "uses human shields to protect its arsenal of more than 130,000 rockets."
“Unlike this chamber which is detached from reality, a growing number of nations are acknowledging Jerusalem," said Ambassador Gilad Erdan.
Israeli and US objections arose over a specific amendment provided by Cuba that made reference to international sanctions.
Haley harshly criticized Obama-era foreign policies in relation to US-Israel ties, the Jerusalem embassy move, and votes in the UN on anti-Israel resolutions.
For historical and legal reasons, Judea and Samaria is indeed Israel’s “own country.”
Avi Berkowitz, representative for international negotiations, traveled to participate in the Munich Security Conference and met with senior officials from four Arab countries.
Reprimand came after Israel expressed outrage over Belgian invite to NGO with ties to terrorist group PFLP.
Bensouda disregarded Israel’s arguments that the court did not have jurisdiction in the case, since the Palestinian territories do not constitute a state.
"Our enduring friendship with Israel remains. We will continue to stand strongly against the singling out of Israel at the UN," Trudeau said at a menorah lighting ceremony at Parliament.
Israel's ambassador to the United Nations, Danny Danon, said he is satisfied with the passage of the Israeli initiative.