Speeches by Israeli representatives
Statement by Amb Roet on Children and Armed Conflict18 Jun 2015Last week, the UNSG published his annual report on children and armed conflict. With all the regimes and organizations that intentionally target children all around the world, it is simply absurd that this report focuses on Israel.
Statement by Amb Manor to the UNHRC 29th Session15 Jun 2015This Human Rights Council exhibits double morals and is ethically flawed. Its Commission of Inquiry on Gaza has been described as being "unbalanced, inaccurate, and prejudges the outcome of the investigation by making legal statements".
Amb Roet addresses UNRWA 65th anniversary conference02 Jun 2015UNRWA has often remained silent while Hamas endangers the lives of Palestinians, including refugees. UNRWA spokespeople are quick to make accusations against Israel, but go out of their way to avoid mentioning Hamas.
Amb Roet: Commemorating the Farhud01 Jun 2015On June 1st 1941, a Nazi-inspired pogrom erupted in Baghdad. For the first time at the UN, we recognize the atrocities carried out against the Jews of Iraq in 1941, remembered by them as the Farhud.
Amb Roet to UNSC on the protection of journalists27 May 2015The most dangerous place in the world for journalists is the Middle East. The iron-fisted rule Hamas has on the Gaza Strip provides a powerful example of what happens when the press is not free to report what they see and hear.
Amb Prosor addresses Sustainable Energy Forum21 May 2015For decades, Israeli innovators have developed technologies to directly harness the power of the sun, Israel's most abundant resource. It's on our shoulders to light a new path for people around the world toward a more sustainable future.
Amb Manor addresses World Health Assembly19 May 2015Israel wishes to congratulate WHO for putting food safety on the world’s health agenda. At the end of the day, all food consumers rely on state authorities for their safety and health.
Prosor at UNGA: 70th Anniversary of the end of WWII05 May 2015Seventy-five years ago men, women, and children were rounded up and murdered because of what they believed, where they came from, how they looked, and whom they loved. The same crimes are taking place in the Middle East.
Amb Roet addresses UN briefing on Nepal04 May 2015For many years Israel's expertise in responding rapidly and effectively has been utilized amongst the international community. As of Tuesday (May 5), the Israeli field hospital has treated 885 patients.
Amb Prosor addresses UNSC on the situation in the Middle East21 Apr 2015Amb Prosor: Iran is the engine of aggression behind the chaos in our region. As Iranian influence spreads, so does tyranny, subjugation, and terrorism.