The White House is sending a strong signal that it will no longer tolerate Palestinian intransigence at the United Nations, as well as the international body’s long record of anti-Israel action, according to White House officials and sources in Congress who told the Washington Free Beacon that the Trump administration will “unabashedly support Israel” in the months and years ahead.
Nikki Haley, the newly appointed U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, phoned her Israeli counterpart on Monday to reinforce America’s “ironclad support” for the Jewish state.
Iran on Sunday conducted a ballistic missile test in defiance of a United Nations resolution barring such activity, Fox News reported Monday, citing U.S. officials.
Palestinian officials are demanding an apology from United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres for remarks he made saying that a Jewish temple existed atop the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.
The Senate on Tuesday confirmed South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
Ukraine filed a lawsuit late Monday against Russia in the United Nation’s highest court over its occupation of the Crimean Peninsula, demanding Moscow immediately stop sending money and weapons to separatists in Ukraine.