Tag Archives: General Assembly

The UN – here we go again

It was action replay time at the UN General Assembly last week, as the UN lived down to our expectations and voted to condemn Israel 9 times: GENEVA, Nov. 10, 2017 – The U.N. General Assembly will condemn Israel nine times … Continue reading

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Netanyahu’s UN speech: no new points, disagreement from the US

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu delivered his speech to the UN General Assembly yesterday evening, and the verdicts are varied.  You can read the full transcript here. He covered all the main points that we Israelis would wish him to make: … Continue reading

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Abbas slanders Israel in incendiary UN speech, angering Israel and the US

It’s a New Year but at the UN it’s the same old same old. At the annual General Assembly opening speeches Palestinian Authority (unelected) “President” Mahmoud Abbas made an incendiary speech against Israel and the US which effectively put an … Continue reading

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Out of the mouths of babes and UN interpreters

They say that “out of the mouths of babes and fools comes the truth”. We can now add UN interpreters to that little list. A UN interpreter was recorded on an open mike remarking how “weird” it is that there … Continue reading

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Bibi’s UN speech and cartoon, plus other Mideast related speeches

The last couple of days have been filled with drama at the UN, and yet there was nothing really surprising in any of the speeches that were made. We’ll start with the other speeches first (not necessarily in chronological order) … Continue reading

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