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.
A vote by the United Nations Security Council to condemn the construction of Israeli settlements in the West Bank was postponed on Thursday.
Syria’s ambassador to the United Nations falsely claimed Tuesday during a Security Council meeting that a photograph he held up showed Syrian government forces helping a woman in Aleppo in an effort to rebut criticism that the regime is attacking civilians in eastern Aleppo.
The United States has warned China it will blacklist Chinese companies and banks that do illicit business with North Korea if Beijing fails to enforce U.N. sanctions against Pyongyang, according to senior State Department officials.
The United Nations declared on Thursday that the “stage is being set” for a repeat of the Rwandan genocide as ethnic cleansing is being carried out in certain areas of South Sudan.
The United Nations Security Council voted on Wednesday to impose new sanctions against North Korea in response to Pyongyang’s fifth nuclear test in September.
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has accepted President-elect Donald Trump’s offer to be his U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told the world on Friday that toilets save not only lives but also money.
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a directive Wednesday to pull Russia out of the International Criminal Court, or ICC, one day after the United Nations formally condemned Moscow’s annexation of Crimea.