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UN Chief Calls On World Leaders to Declare ‘Climate Emergency’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 2:00pm 12/13/2020 at 2:00pm
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The United Nations Secretary-General has told world leaders to declare a climate emergency. “I call on all leaders worldwide to declare a State of Climate Emergency in their countries until carbon neutrality is reached,” UN chief Antonio Guterres said on Saturday at a summit marking the fifth anniversary of the 2015...

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China, Iran Gang Up On The U.S. At UN Human Rights Body

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 11:00am 11/12/2020 at 11:00am
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China, Iran, and a host of rogue regimes have once again used the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to gang up on the United States. (more…)

 
 
 

Netanyahu: Iran-Backed Hezbollah Stockpiling Weapons in Beirut’s Residential Areas

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 2:00pm 10/3/2020 at 2:00pm
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The terrorist group Hezbollah is using crowded residential areas in the Lebanese capital of Beirut to store massive amounts of explosives and missiles, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday revealed.

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UN Singles Out Only Israel For ‘Women’s Rights Violations’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 2:00pm 9/19/2020 at 2:00pm
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The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) has singled out Israel for allegedly violating women’s rights. The multinational body, which looks after UN’s economic and social work, voted 43 to 3  in support of a resolution condemning Israel, the only democracy in the Middle East, for violating women’s rights, the...

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Time to #DefundUN? Secretary General links coronavirus pandemic harm to “millennia of patriarchy”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 7, 2020 at 7:30pm 9/7/2020 at 7:30pm
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Last week, the former member of the Portuguese Socialist Party and the current United Nations Secretary General linked the response to the COVID19 pandemic to gender inequality.

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Trump Administration Withdraws U.S. from WHO

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 12:00pm 7/8/2020 at 12:00pm
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President Donald Trump has withdrawn the United Stated from the United Nations-led World Health Organisation (WHO). The notification terminating U.S. involvement in the UN agency went out on Monday.

The Trump administration had halted funding for the UN health body in April on the grounds of “severely mismanaging and covering up the...

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UN Chief Tells Israel to ‘Abandon’ Sovereignty Plan for Judea and Samaria

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 11:00am 6/25/2020 at 11:00am
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United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has told Israel to “abandon” plans to apply sovereignty over parts of the Judea and Samaria region, news agency Reuters reported. The move “would constitute a most serious violation of international law,” the UN chief warned. 

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Amid Pandemic, UN Still Finds Time to Bash Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 5:00pm 4/30/2020 at 5:00pm
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Do not let the United Nations fool you. Although it may have essentially closed its doors in favor of online meetings in the age of coronavirus, its obsessive anti-Israel bias is alive and well. Through its numerous bodies, the UN falsely paints Israeli policy, not COVID-19 itself, as the primary threat...

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UN Issues Blacklist of Companies Doing Business With Jewish Communities in Israel’s Judea and Samaria Region

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 4:00pm 2/12/2020 at 4:00pm

The UN Human Rights Council has issued a blacklist of over a hundred companies doing business in Israel’s Judea and Samaria region (also referred to as the West Bank).

The database published on Wednesday comprises mostly of Israeli firms, but also includes big international names such as Airbnb, Expedia, TripAdvisor,...

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United Nations Climate Talks in Madrid Fail

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 5:30pm 12/17/2019 at 5:30pm
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The U.N. annual climate conference in Madrid failed this weekend. It ran two days long because negotiators could not reach a consensus on how to move forward with carbon emission reductions or climate-based wealth distribution without the compliant United States.

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UNRWA Chief Suspended Amid Corruption Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 11:00am 11/7/2019 at 11:00am
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The head of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for “Palestinian Refugees” (UNRWA) has been suspended amid ongoing investigations into widespread corruption under his watch.

Internal investigations “revealed management issues which relate specifically to the (UNRWA) Commissioner-General” Pierre Krahenbuhl, a statement issued by the UN said on Wednesday.

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United Nations Could Run Out of Money by End of October

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 1:00pm 10/10/2019 at 1:00pm
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United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned UN employees the entity could run out of money by the end of the month.

The UN has a $230 million deficit.

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Holland and Belgium Freeze Funding to UNRWA Amid Major Corruption Scandal

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 1:00pm 8/1/2019 at 1:00pm
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The Netherlands and Belgium have joined Switzerland in freezing funds to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) amid reports of a major corruption and sexual misconduct scandal surrounding the organization.

The report included names of top UNRWA officials, such as Director-General Pierre Krähenbühl.

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Leaked Internal Report: Top UNRWA Officials Accused of Sexual Misconduct, Corruption

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/30/2019 at 1:00pm
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A leaked internal report implicated top officials from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) in a major corruption scandal including sex crimes and abuse of power. The UN agency’s ethics office described the charges as “an extremely grave and significant reputational, operational and security risk to...

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UN Condemns Israel as World’s Only Violator of Women’s Right, Ignoring Abuses in Iran, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 26, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/26/2019 at 1:00pm

The United Nations once again established its reputation as a forum for smearing and delegitimizing the State of Israel. The UN’s Economic and Social Council passed a resolution condemning Israel as the only country in the world that violates women’s rights.

The 54-nation UN council passed the resolution by a margin of...

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UN Expert says San Francisco reminds her of Indian slums

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 2:00pm 7/7/2019 at 2:00pm
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I noted last week that California Governor Gavin Newsom recently said the state was the “envy of the world.”

A longtime United Nations envoy would disagree. She recently visited the Bay Area and was astonished by what she saw.

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India Sides with Israel at UN for the First Time With Vote Against Palestinian NGO

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 1:00pm 6/12/2019 at 1:00pm
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