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Egyptian president meets Netanyahu for first ever public talks

By | 2017-09-19T12:20:38+00:00 September 19th, 2017|News|

President Al-Sisi offers help in rebooting negotiations with PA, stabilizing Gaza during first official meeting with PM Netanyahu. By David Rosenberg – Arutz Sheva Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi overnight, the first official meeting of the two leaders. The two met in the Palace Hotel in New York City,

Lebanon to complain to UN about Israel

By | 2017-09-10T23:34:16+00:00 September 10th, 2017|News|

Lebanon Border Lebanon says it will complain to Security Council over Israel's alleged breach of its air space. By Elad Benari  – Arutz Sheva Lebanon on Friday said it would lodge a complaint with the UN Security Council over Israel's alleged breach of its air space in an air strike on a Syrian military

UN: Syrian gov’t used chemical weapons dozens of times

By | 2017-09-09T11:37:48+00:00 September 9th, 2017|News|

UN chemical weapons experts in Syria - Reuters UN war crimes investigators say Syrian government forces have used chemical weapons more than two dozen times during the civil war. By Ben Ariel – Arutz Sheva Syrian government forces have used chemical weapons more than two dozen times during that country’s civil war, including in

EU, UN condemn Temple Mount attack

By | 2017-07-16T19:23:14+00:00 July 16th, 2017|News|

  United Nations logo European Union and UN Secretary-General condemn terrorist attack in Jerusalem, urge preservation of Temple Mount status quo. By Elad Benari, Canada – Arutz Sheva,  The European Union on Friday condemned the terrorist attack at the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, in which two police officers were murdered. “The fatal terror attack launched

UN: Gaza may be already unlivable

By | 2017-07-12T11:37:19+00:00 July 12th, 2017|News|

Gaza buffer zone on Egyptian border UN official says Hamas-run enclave has reached 'point of unlivability' amid water and electricity crisis. By AFP - Arutz Sheva Staff The Gaza Strip may already be "unlivable", a United Nations official warned Tuesday, after a decade of Hamas rule and a partial Egyptian Israeli blockade. Robert

UN official: Israel should ratify nuclear test ban in 5 years

By | 2016-09-13T11:46:29+00:00 September 13th, 2016|News|

Israel should ratify the nuclear test ban treaty within five years, the head of the UN organization established to implement the treaty told The Associated Press on Wednesday.   Lassina Zerbo said he put no longer than five years as the limit “based on the positive sign that I’m seeing from Israel,” where he met

UNESCO: ISIS Antiquities Destruction in Iraq a ‘War Crime’

By | 2015-03-06T14:18:17+00:00 March 6th, 2015|News|

The head of UNESCO condemned on Friday the destruction of the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in Iraq by the Islamic State group, saying it amounted to a "war crime."    "I condemn with the strongest force the destruction of the site at Nimrud," Irina Bokova said in a statement.   She said she had

ISIS is ‘Particularly Targeting Educated Women’ for Execution

By | 2015-01-21T15:42:40+00:00 January 21st, 2015|Women rights|

The UN on Tuesday decried numerous executions of civilians in Iraq by the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group, warning that educated women appeared to be especially at risk.   The jihadist group is showing a "monstrous disregard for human life" in the areas it controls in Iraq, the UN human rights office said.   The