Speaking after UN Security Council meet, Nikki Haley says won't allow 'mistakes' like one-sided UN condemnations of Israeli settlements to take place.
UN Security Council
Foreign Policy reports that General Michael Flynn and Nikki Haley tried to convince UN envoys of foreign nations and the U.S. to oppose the resolution.
Nikki Haley's remarks follow comments made by Trump at a press conference with Netanyahu that were seen as a retreat from American support for a Palestinian state.
Some Republican committee members call to defund the UN over its treatment of Israel, while others argue the U.S. should use its funding to promote reforms within the organization.
During first confirmation hearing, Haley says she supports the two-state solution, but doesn't believe UN is forum to discuss Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
A fraction of the expected thousands gathered outside the French Mission to the UN and slammed Obama over U.S. abstention from anti-settlements Security Council vote.
Ted Cruz and Lindsey Graham will soon present bill that would call to stop U.S. funding of the UN as long as Resolution 2334 stands, and to renew it only if the Security Council reverses it.
U.S. president talks Trump, UN, and Israeli settlements in interview with Israeli journalist.
Exclusive Paris Peace Summit to Urge Netanyahu, Abbas: Disavow Officials Who Oppose Two-state Solution
A draft summary statement of Sunday’s gathering, obtained by Haaretz, says the participating countries will not recognize unilateral changes to 1967 borders, including Jerusalem.
Netanyahu welcomes the resolution, which enjoyed bipartisan support, and calls on Obama to prevent any additional international moves.