Tag: World Government

Arab League to Back Palestinian Bid For Full Membership Status At U.N.

Backed by the Arab League, the Palestinian leadership is going ahead with its plan to seek recognition as a full member state in the United Nations in response to President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Jordan’s Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said.“We will confront the decision by seeking a [UN] resolution, an international […]

UN Security Council welcomes new members with flag ceremony

The United Nations Security Council has six new members: Equatorial Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kuwait, the Netherlands, Peru and Poland.Their flags were installed outside the council chambers Tuesday in a ceremony arranged by Kazakhstan’s ambassador, Kairat Umarov. His country currently holds the council presidency.The 15-member council is the U.N.’s most powerful body. China, France, Russia, the […]

Could Israel still withdraw from UNESCO in 2018?

On Thursday, Israel’s Ambassador to UNESCO, Carmel Shama Hacohen, arrived with a delegation from the Israeli embassy to UNESCO headquarters and asked the security personnel to submit Israel’s withdrawal letter.The security guards initially explained to Shama Hacohen that, despite their desire to help, they are not permitted to sign for incoming mail or receive documents. […]

PA requests membership in 18 UN conventions

The Palestinians will be submitting a request today (Thursday) to the UN Secretary General to join 18 UN international conventions as part of the Palestinian Authority’s battle to enhance its status within the international organization. In the past, Palestinian officials agreed with US President Donald Trump’s administration that they would avoid such measures while attempting […]

Rise in populism threatens European democracy, warns Tony Blair think tank

Europe has seen a surge in support for “populist” political parties which threatens to destabilise democracy across the continent, a report by Tony Blair’s think tank has warned. The survey by the former Prime Minister’s Institute for Global Change found the share of the vote taken by populist parties from both right and left has almost […]

Trump: US could use some ‘good old Global Warming’ to heat up cold states

President Trump took to Twitter Thursday to note the record-breaking cold weather currently slamming much of the eastern U.S., saying the country could use some “global warming” during the cold snap.“In the East, it could be the COLDEST New Year’s Eve on record,” Trump tweeted. “Perhaps we could use a little bit of that good […]

It’s Official: Nikki Haley Announces Cuts to the UN Budget 

Just days after warning the United Nations the United States doesn’t pay to be be disrespected, UN Ambassador Nikki Haley has announced a $235 million cut to UN Budget. The news comes after more than 100 countries voted to condemn the U.S. for officially recognizing Jerusalem as the capitol city of Israel. More from Fox […]

Former insider: Here’s how globalists think

Ted Malloch has served on the executive board of the World Economic Forum. He’s held an ambassador-level post in the United Nations. He’s worked in international capital markets on Wall Street and held a senior position in the U.S. State Department.So he understands globalism because he used to live and work among globalists. And during […]

U.S. vetoes UN call for withdrawal of Trump Jerusalem decision

The United States was further isolated on Monday over President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital when it blocked a United Nations Security Council call for the declaration to be withdrawn.Related SearchesUN JerusalemTrump Jerusalem DecisionPresident Trump JerusalemTrump Declares JerusalemDonald Trump JerusalemThe remaining 14 council members voted in favour of the Egyptian-drafted resolution, […]

Palestinians Pushing UN Security Council to Reverse US Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

The Palestinians are pushing the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to demand that the US reverse its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.At an emergency session of the UNSC on Friday convened by eight of the council’s 15 members, 14 member states condemned the US move.“We are satisfied that there are 14 countries in the Security […]