Tag: United Nations

The Election of Donald Trump – A Fulfillment of Prophecy?

Every nation answering to one single global governing authority Bible prophecy provides us with a clear view of future events in the end time. One of the most recognizable prophecies is the establishment of a world government, which will be ruled by the Antichrist just prior to the Battle of Armageddon and the Second Coming […]

Netanyahu is rallying Israelis against Obama and the UN

Benjamin Netanyahu has been unrelenting in his criticism of the Obama administration over what he condemned as its “shameful” decision not to veto a U.N. Security Council resolution calling for a halt to Israeli settlement-building. But with the clock ticking down on Barack Obama’s presidency, a possibly more amenable Republican Donald Trump waiting in the […]

Israel suspends ties with 12 UN Security Council nations

Israel’s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday that it was “reducing” working ties with 12 of the UN Security Council countries that voted to pass a resolution urging Israel to stop building settlements on occupied Palestinian land. Foreign ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon told reporters that Israel was “temporarily reducing” visits and work with embassies, refuting reports that […]

King David’s response to the UN’s anti-Israel resolution

“I wish to bring before you King David’s response to the Security Council’s recent resolution regarding Judea and Samaria.” So said Rabbi Zalman Melamed on Monday, speaking before hundreds of students and guests at a Hanukkah candle-lighting in the presence of Israel’s President Reuven Rubi Rivlin. With a hint of a smile betraying his delight […]

Mahmoud Abbas: UN resolution lays groundwork to end Israeli settlements

The Palestinian president has expressed hope that a Middle East conference in France will set a timetable to end settlements – as Israel pushed ahead with plans to build thousands of homes in contravention of a recent UN resolution. Mahmoud Abbas spoke days after a US abstention allowed the security council to condemn Israeli settlements […]

Backfire: Obama’s Israel slap could prompt U.S. to leave U.N.

WASHINGTON – “Never let a crisis go to waste,” President Obama’s first chief of staff, Rahm Emanuel once famously advised Democrats. Republicans look increasingly determined to now use that advice against Obama. President Obama (Photo: Twitter) The president’s refusal to veto a United Nations resolution condemning Israeli settlements, documented in detail by WND on Friday, is […]

Israel ‘suspends working ties with 12 UN Security Council members following settlement resolution’

Israel has reportedly suspended all working ties with the embassies of 12 UN Security Council members following the passing of a UN resolution declaring the country’s settlements on occupied Palestinian territories illegal. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called for Israel’s foreign ministry to temporarily limit working ties with the members who voted in favour of Friday’s […]

Huckabee: We should jackhammer the UN into the East River

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) on Tuesday called for the U.S. to rid itself of the United Nations, after the U.N. voted to censure Israel for settlement-building. “I think we ought to get jackhammers and we ought to jackhammer the whole thing off, float it into the East River,” Huckabee told “Fox & Friends.” […]

No veto: UN Security Council adopts anti-settlement resolution; U.S. abstains

U.S. didn’t veto the resolution because it’s consistent with U.S. policy, Samantha Power says; Trump: ‘Things will be different after Jan. 20’; Palestinian envoy: This is a step toward healing 70-year wound.   Read More: No veto: UN Security Council adopts anti-settlement resolution; U.S. abstains – Israel News – Haaretz.com

UN resolution is one of dozens of rebukes against Israel in 2016

he latest United Nations Security Council vote, which is not just about Israeli settlements but also challenges Israel’s claim to parts of the Old City of Jerusalem among other sites sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims, is just one of dozens of anti-Israel measures passed by the world body in 2016. The U.N. General Assembly […]