Amid efforts to bring the issue back to the negotiating table, 137 UN member nations have recognised State of Palestine.
by Ali Al-Arian
- Mohsin Ali
by Ben White
Politics06 Jan 2017 09:40 GMT
Republicans accuse President Obama of turning his back on Israel by not using veto in UN Security Council vote.
Middle East31 Dec 2016 21:02 GMT
Security Council passes resolution supporting truce and planned peace talks despite signs of shakiness on the ground.
UN31 Dec 2016 18:54 GMT
South Korean diplomat bids farewell to his colleagues as he transfers stewardship to Antonio Guterres.
Iraq29 Dec 2016 22:38 GMT
Since the execution of the deposed leader, the country has witnessed the emergence of a number of powerful figures.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict29 Dec 2016 09:35 GMT
Israel has not just committed unspeakable acts of genocide but done so with absolute transparency.
Stanley L Cohen
Inside Story27 Dec 2016 03:29 GMT
Benjamin Netanyahu on the offensive after Security Council resolution calls immediate halt to all settlement activity.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict26 Dec 2016 09:22 GMT
Dan Shapiro had earlier been excluded from summons targeting 14 envoys of UNSC member states that voted for resolution.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict25 Dec 2016 11:55 GMT
Civilian coordination with Palestinians also cut in retaliation to UN resolution, Defence Minister Lieberman announces.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict24 Dec 2016 18:31 GMT
Israel also recalls ambassadors to New Zealand and Senegal after UNSC votes for resolution urging end of settlements.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict24 Dec 2016 11:09 GMT
US president-elect reacts after UN Security Council voted in favour of calling for an end to Israeli settlements.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict24 Dec 2016 04:26 GMT
US abstains in demanding Israel to halt settlements on Palestinian land, allowing Security Council to pass resolution.
Humanitarian crises23 Dec 2016 21:18 GMT
Resolution's backers slam Security Council's move as a failure to help curb conflict amid fears of potential genocide.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict23 Dec 2016 19:22 GMT
Egypt withdrew resolution on Thursday, but UN Security Council is voting Friday now after nations revived it.
Inside Story23 Dec 2016 19:12 GMT
Cairo comes under pressure from US president-elect Donald Trump and Israel to withdraw resolution.
Palestine23 Dec 2016 17:05 GMT
Four UN council members press Egypt to go ahead with UN Security Council vote demanding an end to Israeli settlements.
by Stanley L Cohen
by Eric Goosby
- Jim O'Neill
by Marwan Bishara
by Matt Wells
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