Showing posts with label United Nations General Assembly. Show all posts
Showing posts with label United Nations General Assembly. Show all posts

Friday, December 22, 2017

UN General Assembly adopts resolution on status of Jerusalem

adopted 128-9 with 35 abstentions
The General Assembly on Thursday adopted a resolution on the status of Jerusalem that will make U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital have no legal effect.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

UN Jerusalem vote: US 'will be taking names'

UN Jerusalem vote
The US says it "will be taking names" during a UN General Assembly vote on a resolution criticising its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

New York City to deploy 'bigger than ever' police presence

New York City will deploy "bigger than ever" police presence during the upcoming UN General Assembly week after an explosion injured 29 on Saturday evening, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Sunday.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Canada, US, Ukraine vote against UN resolution condemning glorification of Nazism

Third Committee of the UN General Assembly on Thursday adopted a resolution on measures against the glorification of Nazism, neo-Nazism and other practices that facilitate the escalation of modern forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and intolerance related to them.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Israel slams Palestinian president's speech at UN assembly

Israel slammed on Wednesday the speech made by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas at the United Nations General Assembly, saying it was "deceitful" and "encourages incitement and lawlessness" in the Middle East.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.