Articles Tagged 'UN Security Council'
UN Security Council weighs resolution saying Jerusalem decisions are void
The United Nations (U.N.) Security Council is weighing a draft resolution that would essentially seek to nullify any move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital… READ MORE
Obama, Through Kerry, Proposes Dividing Jerusalem
On Wednesday, Secretary of State John Kerry delivered a speech blasting the Israeli government and defending the Obama administration’s decision to abstain from, and hence… READ MORE
One Last Slap: Kerry Defends US ROLE in UN’s Israel Censure
A defiant Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday defended the U.S. decision allowing the U.N. Security Council to formally condemn Israeli settlements last week,… READ MORE
Saudi Arabia, angered over Mideast, declines Security Council seat
RIYADH | Saudi Arabia, in an unprecedented show of anger at the failure of the international community to end the war in Syria and act on other Middle East issues, said on Friday it would not take up its seat on the United Nations Security Council.
The kingdom condemned what it called international double standards on the Middle East and… READ MORE