Tag: United Nations

Congress Investigates Fraudulent Science Used by NOAA to Push UN Global Warming Treaty

In 2015, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas), chairman of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, requested the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to provide his committee with the data the agency had used to produce a controversial report on global warming. The report, written by Dr. Thomas R. Karl, director of NOAA’s National Centers […]

New US Ambassador to UN Nikki Haley Draws Praise From Pro-Israel Community

The new American UN envoy is receiving warm praise from the pro-Israel community in both the US and abroad after taking the Security Council to task last week for its double standards when it comes to its treatment of the Jewish state. Addressing reporters on Thursday after taking part for the first time in a […]

UN “Together” Propaganda Bid Seeks to Flood West With Migrants

The United Nations has launched a tax-funded propaganda campaign, dubbed “Together,” aimed at changing people’s views and perceptions. The goal, essentially, is to persuade increasingly uneasy Western voters to embrace the tsunami of Islamic migrants being pumped into Europe, Canada, the United States, Australia, and other nations by the UN and its agencies. Any opposition […]

U.N. Envoy Says U.S. Still Backs Palestinian State

Twenty-four hours after President Trump swatted away at a broad international consensus on how to achieve peace between Israelis and Palestinians, his United Nations envoy sought to assure the world on Thursday that his administration supports Palestinian statehood but wants a “thinking out of the box” approach. “We absolutely support a two-state solution,” the American […]

Israel-Palestinian conflict: US ‘thinking outside box’

The US ambassador to the UN has said her country “absolutely” supports the idea of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian dispute. But Nikki Haley also said the Trump administration was “thinking outside the box as well”, suggesting it was open to other possible solutions. For many years, the US has advocated the establishment of […]

UN chief ‘regrets’ opposition to former PA leader as Libya envoy

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday said he “deeply” regretted the opposition to the appointment of former Palestinian Authority (PA) leader Salam Fayyad as the UN’s peace envoy to Libya. “I deeply regret this opposition and I do not see any reason for it,” Guterres said at the annual World Government Summit hosted by […]

UN Chief: Israels new law on settlements is a contravention of international law

The Israeli parliaments move to legalize thousands of settler homes in the occupied West Bank goes against international law and will have legal consequences for Israel, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was quoted as saying on Tuesday.Palestinians have condemned the legislation approved by Israeli lawmakers on Monday as a blow to their hopes of statehood, […]

U.N. Chief Presses U.S. to Keep Up Its Support

UNITED NATIONS—Secretary General António Guterres urged the U.S. not to scale back its support for the United Nations, saying that any move to defund or disengage from the world body would pave the way for other nations to fill in the void.   Read More: U.N. Chief Presses U.S. to Keep Up Its Support – WSJ

Trump’s UN envoy: Israel will ‘never again’ question US support

The new US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley attempted to underscore the Trump administration’s position on ties with Israel during a weekend meeting with Jerusalem’s envoy to the UN, Danny Danon. The top US diplomat took to Twitter on Saturday to hail the “great meeting” with Danon in New York to “discuss our […]

The World Interfaith Harmony Week

The World Interfaith Harmony Week was first proposed at the UN General Assembly on September 23, 2010 by H.M. King Abdullah II of Jordan. Just under a month later, on October 20, 2010, it was unanimously adopted by the UN and henceforth the first week of February will be observed as a World Interfaith Harmony […]