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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

 Israel submits letter to UN on Iranian incitement

The Iranian regimes recent statements and actions mark a new phase in its war against the State...

 Israel participates in UN-HABITAT's World Urban Forum

Israel's impressive participation in UN-HABITAT's World Urban Forum 7 will serve as a springboard for exchanging...

 Letter to UNSC regarding the three kidnapped boys

The kidnapping took place just 10 days after Fatah and Hamas formed a unity government. Israel...

 Comprehensive review of the question of peacekeeping operations

As we speak, an earthquake is shaking the Middle East to its core. The aftershocks of this...

 Israel welcomes UNGA Resolution on Holocaust Denial

The resolution was passed by consensus in the UN General Assembly. ...

 Letter to UNSC on Syrian cross-border shooting

​On 21 May 2013, an IDF jeep was on routine patrol inside Israel.  Without provocation and in...

 Israel submits letter of complaint to the UN

"The unremitting and indiscriminate Kassam rocket fire has levied an insufferable toll on the civilian population of...

 Israeli lawyer elected to UN Human Rights Committee

​Professor Yuval Shany, an Israeli lawyer of international renown - was elected today to serve on UN's...

 Iranian weapons ship: Israel submits letters of complaint to UN

Letters from Ambassador Shalev to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and from Ambassador Aharon Leshno Yaar to the...

 Israel participates in UNAIDS conference

Israel has financially sponsored a qualitative rapid assessment that aims to better understand the gender related barriers...

 Palestinian attempt to raise flag at UN headquarters

"Once again the Palestinians prefer to score easy and meaningless points at the UN. Allowing the undermining...

 Letter on Palestinian violence on Temple Mount

Amb Prosor: "Any attempt by the UN to equivocate or avoid a clear statement denouncing those responsible...

 Israel protests U.N. Human Rights Council decision

The State of Israel protests being represented by the Council as a violator of human rights, while...

 MASHAV-FAO sign Cooperation Agreement

MASHAV will work with FAO to assist developing countries reach the Millennium Development Goals through a joint...

Israel's statement on the UN Plan of Action to Prevent Violent...

"If we truly want to defeat violent extremism and terrorism we must attack radical extremist ideology at...

 Second Committee – Poverty eradication

To rid the world of poverty will require foresight and the cumulative efforts of all stakeholders at...

 Israel to host Second International Conference on Desertification

The conference will be hosted at Ben Gurion University of the Negev on December 14-17, 2008. ...

 Israel protests Hizbullah violations of UNSC 1701

On July 14th, a series of explosions ripped through a weapons cache in Khirbat Salim containing rockets,...

Amb Danon to UNSG on Nasrallah threat of catastrophic attack

​Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon sent an official letter to Secretary General Ban Ki-moon...

 40 years since the UN resolution equating Zionism to racism

Amb Danon: "Forty years ago, a dark chapter was written in the UN’s history, and despite the...

 Molotov cocktail attack in Jerusalem

I call on the Security Council to issue a statement publicly condemning this heinous attack in...

 Israel to participate in UN panel on flotilla events

"It is in the national interest of the State of Israel to ensure that the factual truth...

 Israel submits letter to UN on recent Iranian statements

Iran - a member state of the United Nations - continues to declare that it seeks the...

Israeli statement on terrorism

The first step towards effectively confront extremism is to identify and publically denounce those who support and...

Amb Danon calls for punitive measures against Iran

The Iranians actually wrote on one of the missiles: "Israel must be removed from the earth." These...

 Israel submits letter of complaint to the UN

"The fatalities book-ended a weekend of severe hostilities, as no fewer than twenty one Qassam rockets struck...

 Israeli achievement at the UN – Third term on CEDAW

Professor Ruth Halperin-Kaddari was elected on June 26, 2014 for an unprecedented third term as an expert...