25.4 C
Jerusalem
Monday, June 24, 2019
Home Tags UN General Assembly

Tag: UN General Assembly

Syria says Israeli nuclear weapons program is endangering the Middle East

During a Friday speech at the UN General Assembly, Syrian Ambassador Bashar Jaafari attacked Israel’s nuclear weapons program and claimed the world is turning...

UN expert warns 75% of world’s population deprived of religious freedom

A new report that was presented yesterday by the UN special investigator on religious rights shows that 70 countries around the world restrict the...

North Korean envoy tells UN nuclear war ‘may break out any moment’

Pyongyang continued its threats against Washington during a speech at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday; the North Korean deputy ambassador delivered a stark...

China UN envoy says US-North Korea rhetoric might lead to ‘disaster’

Liu Jieyi, China's ambassador to the UN, told Reuters that the escalating rhetoric between the US and North Korea is getting "too dangerous." Unless...

North Korean minister accuses US of declaring war, says ‘have every right to make...

North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho says that the United States has declared war on North Korea and has “every right” to shoot...

Trump responds to North Korean minister’s UN address: “They won’t be around much longer”

US President Donald Trump wrote two tweets last night regarding North Korea and Iran. Trump mentioned North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un, stating that he...

Azerbaijani president’s daughter draws criticism after taking outrageous selfie at UN

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev spoke about the bloody war between his country and Armenia in the 1990s during the UN General Assembly gathering in...

Trump signs Executive Order to increase pressure on North Korea

After criticizing North Korea at the UN General Assembly, US President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order that will increase sanctions against the dictatorship....

North Korean minister says Trump’s UN speech was just ‘dog-barking noise’

Pyongyang responded Thursday to US President Donald Trump’s UN General Assembly address. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho told reporters in New York...

Abbas tells UN: Israel undermines ‘the idea of the two-state solution’

In an aggressive speech in front of the UN General Assembly, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said that despite the Palestinian attempts to achieve...