White House On Defense After Being Exposed as Architect of Anti-Israel U.N. Action

NY: With US Abstention, UN Security Council passes Resolution condemning Israeli settlements

Senior Obama administration officials are scrambling to provide explanations after multiple reports, including in the Washington Free Beacon, identified the White House as being a chief architect of a recent United Nations resolution condemning the state of Israel, according to conversations with multiple former and current U.S. officials.

Congress Moving to Cut U.S. Funding to U.N. in Wake of Anti-Israel Vote

The U.N. Security Council votes to condemn Israel for establishing settlements in the West Bank and east Jerusalem. In a striking rupture with past practice, the U.S. allowed the vote / AP

Congress is already setting the stage to cut off United States funding to the United Nations in the wake of a hotly contested vote last week in which the Obama administration permitted an anti-Israel resolution to win overwhelming approval, according to Congressional leaders, who told the Free Beacon that the current administration is already plotting to take further action against the Jewish state before vacating office.

Biden Denies Lobbying Foreign Leaders to Back Anti-Israel U.N. Resolution

Joe Biden (left) shaking hands with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in March (AP)

Vice President Joe Biden is denying accusations that he personally lobbied foreign leaders to vote in favor of a hotly contested anti-Israel resolution at the United Nations last week that has brought U.S.-Israel relations to an all time low, according to sources who spoke to the Washington Free Beacon about the matter.

Obama Admin Keeping Syrian Refugee Vetting Details Classified, Hiding Potential Flaws

Syria refugees

The Obama administration is keeping details about how it is vetting Syrian refugees for terrorism ties classified, drawing concerns from Congress that the administration is using a flawed screening process that expedites the timeframe needed to fully vet foreign individuals, according to new congressional communications obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Congress: Obama Admin
Fired Top Scientist to Advance Climate Change Plans

Barack Obama

A new congressional investigation has determined that the Obama administration fired a top scientist and intimidated staff at the Department of Energy in order to further its climate change agenda, according to a new report that alleges the administration ordered top officials to obstruct Congress in order to forward this agenda.

Iranian Commander Who Killed Americans Tours Syria, Violating International Travel Ban

Qassem Soleimani

A top Iranian commander responsible for the deaths of Americans was photographed touring the war-torn city of Aleppo in Syria over the weekend, in violation of a United Nations travel ban that the Obama administration swore to enforce while selling the landmark nuclear deal with Iran to Congress, according to multiple sources and photographs.

U.S. Accused of Training Iranian-Tied Forces in Iraq

Iraqi government-backed Popular Mobilization forces take part in a joint military parade with Iraqi security forces in Baghdad

The United States military is facing accusations that it has been training Iraqi militia fighters who are tied to Iran, a charge that military officials who spoke to the Washington Free Beacon denied this week while insisting that the United States and Iran share common goals in the war-torn country, as both sides fight to eradicate the threat of Islamic State terrorists.