the UN Security Council

  • Palestinian Statehood Resolution Fails at UN

    The UN Security Council rejected (NYT) a Palestinian draft resolution that called for the negotiation of Israeli-Palestinian peace deal based on Palestinian statehood along 1967 territorial lines. The draft resolution, which carried a twelve-month deadline and called for Israel’s withdrawal from Palestinian territories by 2017, failed to win the nine-vote majority...
  • Wikileaks: Ban Ki-Moon Worked with Israel to Undermine UN Report

    The General Secretary of United Nations (UN) Ban Ki-Moon collaborated in secret with Israel and the United States to weaken the effects of a Board of Inquiry’s report accusing Israel of human rights violations in Gaza in Dec. 2008 – Jan. 2009. Wikileaks released documents on Friday that revealed that...