Haley made her first order of business as U.S. Ambassador to the UN, to the delight of Israelis and many in the Jewish community, to tackle bias against Israel.
Opinion Israelis Who Care About the Fate of Their Country Must Appeal to the International Community
We want to live here in peace alongside our Palestinian neighbors, to live and let them live, while our government has chosen the path of war.
The motions are slated for Human Rights Council vote on Friday. Israeli official says Palestinians have an automatic majority, but hopes Europe will vote against them.
The nixed report said Israel established an 'apartheid regime that dominates the Palestinian people' – an accusation never before made by a UN body.
UN report accusing Israel of 'apartheid' should be pulled, UN chief said; Israel's likened report by Arab-led UN commission to Nazi propaganda.
North Korea launched four ballistic missiles last week and is developing nuclear-tipped missiles that can reach the U.S., despite UN Security Council sanctions.
The U.N. Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia released a report on Wednesday which explicitly accused Israel of the crime of apartheid.
Israel's Foreign Ministry spokesman likened the report, which was published by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), to Der Sturmer - a Nazi propaganda publication.
UN humanitarian chief calls for $4.4 billion by July to help relieve the more than 20 million people in four countries facing starvation and famine.
Threat by Israel stemmed from small change in EU envoy's mandate, which included a reference to the anti-settlement UN resolution. Israel backtracked only after EU states intervened.