UNSC

UN Security Council to hold open-door discussion on annexation

The meeting was initially set to take place in a closed-door setting; Danon: “Just as any other country cannot annex its own land, Israel cannot annex land that already belongs to her.”

With annexation looming, Canada’s UNSC upset is bad news for Israel, US

In the run-up to this week's elections, pro-Palestinian groups campaigned against Canada, specifically highlighting its strong ties to Israel.

New UNSC members not expected to tilt balance of power for Israel

Ambassador Danny Danon tells ‘Post’ that the new members will join UNSC in 2021, while a significant diplomatic battle around Israeli sovereignty could happen as early as next week.

Lebanon asks western countries to stop Israeli breaches of airspace

Lebanon asked that Israel stop using Lebanese airspace to carry out strikes on sites belong to Iran and Hezbollah in Syria.

13/05/2020
ranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during the cabinet meeting, as the spread of the coronavirus
US faces uphill battle to extend UN arms embargo on Iran

A ban on conventional weapons sales to the Islamic Republic is slated to be lifted in October in accordance with stipulations in the nuclear deal

By CHARLES BYBELEZER/THE MEDIA LINE
03/05/2020
Israel: US likely to veto UNSC resolution against Trump peace plan

The Palestinians are working to bring a resolution to the 15-member Security Council that would condemn the peace plan. PA President Mahmoud Abbas will attend the meeting in New York.

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