Tag archive for ‘UN Security Council’
Itamar Eichner On Friday, October 19th, 2018

B’Tselem Head at The UN to Netanyahu: ‘You will not silence us’

B’Tselem Executive Director Hagai El-Ad sent a message to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from the UN Security Council, telling him “I am not a traitor” and insisting “you will not More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, August 7th, 2017

North Korea vows ‘thousands-fold’ revenge on US over sanctions

North Korea on Monday denounced the United States sanctions because they violated its sovereignty and promised a “just action” against the United States. In a statement issued by the state news agency More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, August 7th, 2017

New sanctions on North Korea: Annual export revenues will shrink by a third

  The United Nations Security Council has unanimously agreed to impose new sanctions on North Korea, which could cut the country’s annual export revenues, which now stand at $3 billion, by a third More...

Orly Azoulay On Sunday, December 25th, 2016

Trump won’t be able to change the UNSC resolution

An impressive makeup of countries voted on Friday night to adopt the dramatic UN Security Council resolution condemning the settlements: China, France, Russia, Britain, Japan, Egypt, and others. More...

Jewish Business News On Saturday, December 24th, 2016

Netanyahu rejects UN resolution, Obama admin. reiterates support of 2-state solution

World and local leaders have begun responding to the Friday UN Security Council’s resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlement building. The strongest reactions have been about the United More...

Jewish Business News On Saturday, December 24th, 2016

US abstains, Anti Israeli settlement resolution passes at UN Security Council

The US abstained from a contentious UN Security Council resolution calling for an end to settlement construction, declaring them illegal. The resolution was put forth by Venezuela, New Zealand, More...

Ynet News On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

B’Tselem to address UN Security Council’s informal meeting on West Bank settlements

  The Palestinian delegation to the United Nations successfully initiated an informal meeting of the Security Council on Israeli settlements in the West Bank that is to be held on Friday and to be attended More...

Jewish Business News On Friday, April 8th, 2016

Palestinians mull UNSC resolution draft

  Palestinian officials have begun circulating a draft resolution among members of the the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). The resolution condemns Israeli construction in the West Bank and East More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, January 18th, 2016

UN Security Council lifts sanctions off Iranian bank

  The United States is to repay Iran a $400 million debt and $1.3 billion in interest dating to the Islamic revolution, Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday, AP reports. The repayment, which More...

News Brief On Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Report: Jordan to submit UN request to ‘protect the Palestinian people’ in wake of Duma attack

A Jordanian newspaper reported on Monday that Jordan and the Palestinian Authority will submit a demand to the UN Security Council to “provide international protection for the Palestinian people and put More...

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