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

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


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On February 12, 2016, at its 84th plenary meeting, the UN General Assembly discussed the United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy and the Plan of Action to Prevent Violent Extremism.

Legal Adviser Amit Heumann addressed the General Assembly, delivering Israel’s statement.