United Nations General Assembly

Erdan to UN: Choose between supporting Iran and terror or Israel and peace

Do they want the UN to be a body that promotes peace and security in the world, or one that is blackmailed by countries that violate human rights and support terrorism?

In the face of coronavirus, US rabbi calls on UN for global unity

"Religious leaders must create messages of hope, optimism, and solidarity by teaching the need to embrace the importance of working together to fight this pandemic."

UN condemns Myanmar human rights abuses against Muslim Rohingya

The resolution Myanmar’s government “to expedite efforts to eliminate statelessness and the systematic and institutionalized discrimination.”

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembl
Palestinians can claim restitution for 'occupation,' 160 UN nations say

It is one of 17 annual pro-Palestinian and anti-Israeli resolutions the UNGA has approved this month.

Canada stands with Palestinians, refusing to change UNGA vote

After the vote, a representative of Canada explained his country’s change of vote, stating that it was a signal in support of a two-state solution.

Palestinian employees of United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) take part in a protest again
Netherlands resumes funding UNRWA despite alleged abuses

“We welcome the decision by the Netherlands to unlock funds that will help UNRWA at an exceptionally challenging period of its existence,” said Marc Lassouaoui, chief of donor relations.

Russia's President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump attend a meeting on the sidelines
Russia accuses US of deliberately delaying visas for its officials

The U.S. embassy in Moscow failed to issue visas to a Russian delegation of treasury officials who were due to attend an international audit management conference in Washington on Dec. 3.

Tourists look at the Dome of the Rock, located in Jerusalem's Old City on the compound known to Musl
154 U.N. nations call Temple Mount solely by Muslim name Haram al-Sharif

EU approves text, but warns it may not do so in the future.

Israel's Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon speaks at the 8th annual Jerusalem Post Conference, New Yo
Danon: Coordination between Israel, Arab states at the UN on Iran

Today, Danon said, the Arab countries are actively involved – along with Israel – in conveying messages warning of the Iranian threat.

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