Tag archive for ‘Security Council’
Vered Weiss On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Obama Sends Jack Lew to Auschwitz Memorial

For the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, heads of state from France, Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Germany, Malta, Norway, Poland, Slovenia and Switzerland will attend, More...

JNS On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

White House: Obama to Snub Netanyahu on his DC Visit, on Account of Israeli Elections

The White House said Thursday that President Barack Obama will not meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during the latter’s visit to Washington, DC, in March due to the visit’s close proximity More...

Tibi Singer On Monday, January 5th, 2015

Netanyahu Retaliates where It Hurts: Abbas’ Pocketbook

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has been on a tear, attempting to cut short the Palestinian path to statehood by bypassing the tiresome—and often disheartening—peace process with Israel,  More...

JNS On Wednesday, December 31st, 2014

UN Security Council Rejects Palestinian Statehood Resolution

The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday rejected a Palestinian resolution that called for an Israeli withdrawal from the West Bank by 2017 and the establishment of a Palestinian state with borders based More...

Reuters On Monday, December 29th, 2014

Palestinians to submit resolution for U.N. statehood bid

– Palestinians plan to submit a final draft of a statehood resolution to the United Nations on Monday calling for a peace deal with Israel within a year and an end to occupation of Palestinian territories More...

JNS On Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Abbas Threatening to Break Off Ties with Israel if UN Measure Fails

Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas threatened to break off ties with Israel if the Palestinian-drafted United Nations Security Council resolution demanding Israeli withdrawal from the West Bank More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Sean Penn Weighs In On Sony’s Cancellation of The Interview

Two time Academy Award winning actor Sean Penn has given his two cents worth on the Great Sony Hack of 2014. The grandson of Jewish immigrants from Lithuania and Russia on his father’s side released a statement More...

Uri Avnery On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Splendid Isolation

ALMOST A thousand Israeli personalities have already signed an appeal to European parliaments for their governments to recognize the State of Palestine. I am honored to be among the signatories, which include More...

Tibi Singer On Monday, December 8th, 2014

Syria Urging Sanctions against Israel over Air Strikes

Syria has urged the UN to impose sanctions on Israel on Sunday, after the Damascus-run SANA news agency had reported that Israeli jets struck military sites near the Damascus International Airport and in the More...

Reuters On Saturday, November 29th, 2014

Jordan to present Palestine resolution in days: Arab League

–   Jordan, an Arab member of the U.N. Security Council, will formally present “in the next few days” a draft resolution setting a timeframe for the creation of a Palestinian state, More...

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