Speeches by Israeli representatives
Amb Prosor at UN: 70 years since the liberation of Auschwitz21 Jan 2015The Holocaust was an age of atrocity and impunity. In the years that followed, people believed that we grew more civilized and sensitized - that atrocities would not befall us again. Well, but then there was Cambodia, Rwanda, Darfur, and Bosnia.
Amb Prosor addresses UNSC on Inclusive Development19 Jan 2015It is fitting that a debate on inclusive development falls on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Dr. King was a champion of human rights and human dignity who taught the world that strong societies teach tolerance and embrace diversity.
Amb Prosor addresses UNSC Middle East debate15 Jan 2015"The more the Palestinian leadership says no, the more 'yes' votes it seems to get in this institution. Every EU Parliament that voted to prematurely recognize a Palestinian state was rewarding terrorism."
Palestinian draft resolution defeated at UN Security Council30 Dec 2014The Palestinians have found every possible opportunity to avoid direct negotiations with Israel. I have news for the Palestinians - you cannot agitate and provoke your way to a state.
Amb Roet addresses UN Security Council19 Dec 2014Terrorist groups will continue undermining international peace and security so long as state actors supply them with weaponry, financing, training, and safe haven.
Israel at UNGA on humanitarian aid to Palestinians12 Dec 2014While the Palestinians are busy condemning Israel, Israel is busy supporting the Palestinian economy and developing their infrastructure.
Israel pledges action on climate change at UN Lima Conference11 Dec 2014Israel welcomes cooperation and knowledge sharing, particularly regarding desalination, waste water management, water efficiency, especially in agriculture and early warning systems for floods.
Amb Prosor addresses UNGA on the Question of Palestine24 Nov 2014To the nations that continue to allow prejudice to prevail over truth, I say “J'accuse.” I accuse you of hypocrisy. I accuse you of duplicity. I accuse you of lending legitimacy to those who seek to destroy our State.
Israel statement on counterterrorism at the Security Council19 Nov 2014Countering incitement is one of the most effective counter-terrorism tools at our disposal. We must promote education that teaches peace instead of hate and tolerance instead of violence.
Amb Prosor: Second Committee adopts Entreprenuership for Development resolution14 Nov 2014Israel's Entrepreneurship for Development resolution was adopted by the UN Second Committee with 127 votes in favor and 102 co-sponsoring states. The resolution will promote growth, employment and development around the world.