“This charade is a performance of lies,” the Israeli ambassador tells his Palestinian counterpart.
An emergency session in the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday will vote on a resolution that would condemn Israel for using excessive force in protecting its southern border from Hamas-led riots.
Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon told the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) that Iranian expansionism in the Middle East is a serious threat to the entire world.
Respective UN ambassadors Danny Dannon and Nikki Haley express their countries’ powerful alliance as Israel and the US troops face a common enemy in Syria.
After an Iranian drone infiltration led to a firm IDF response, Israel reached out to Russia and the UN in an attempt to calm tensions in Syria.
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) was presented a resolution on Saturday that if passed, will call for US President Donald Trump to rescind his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
The meaningless UN “stamp of approval” is already influencing international companies in avoiding direct or indirect transactions with Israeli companies.
“The Security Council has failed to even take minimal steps to respond to these violations,” Haley told a council briefing on Iran.
The UN Security Council’s monthly meeting on the situation in the Middle East is usually an Israel-hate-fest, but on Thursday, Nikki Haley, the US Ambassador, urged the council to focus on human rights violators instead, most notably, Iran.
Syrian Permanent Representative to the United Nations Bashar al-Jaafari Wednesday accused Israel of providing direct support to the Islamic State terror group in Syria during a heated session at the U.N. Security Council.