Category Archives: United Nations

Netanyahu Speech at UN

On Thursday Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the United Nations General Assembly, one day after Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad addressed the international body. Though it was anticipated that Ahmadinejad would use his time to rail against Israel, as he … Read more

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The downgrading of the Palestinian UN bid

Herb Keinon, writing in the Jerusalem Post, suggests that Israel is not as isolated as it sometimes seems. Distinct similarities are beginning to emerge between the “freedom flotilla” that was supposed to set sail for Gaza from Europe this summer … Read more

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Reconsidering the Goldstone Report on Israel and war crimes

By Richard Goldstone, Washington Post We know a lot more today about what happened in the Gaza war of 2008-09 than we did when I chaired the fact-finding mission appointed by the U.N. Human Rights Council that produced what has … Read more

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UN Watch criticizes HRC resolution

From UN Watch: Geneva, Nov. 15, 2006 – On the same day that Palestinian rockets fired from Northern Gaza killed one Israeli civilian and injured another, the UN Human Rights Council met in special session today to condemn Israel for … Read more

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Rally for Israel at UN

From Power Line comes news of an encouraging but under-reported rally: Some 35,000 people rallied across from the United Nations to protest Ahmadinejad’s presence at the world body. The crowd also wanted to show solidarity for Israel and implore the … Read more

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