Speeches by Israeli representatives
Amb Prosor addresses UN Security Council23 Feb 2015If the Oscars for Maintenance of International Peace and Security were given at the UN, I would not be surprised if Iran, Hezbollah, Saudi Arabia and the Palestinian Authority were awarded prizes.
Israel's statement to the UN Women Executive Board09 Feb 2015Women’s rights and gender equality are top priorities on Israel's International Development agenda. Israel views women's empowerment as a critical driver of economic development.
Amb Prosor addresses UN Security Council30 Jan 2015An Arab woman living in Israel enjoys more rights and freedoms than a woman living anywhere else in the Middle East. They are elected to our parliament; they are leading physicians, renowned lawyers, successful CEOs, and esteemed scientists.
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.