Speeches by Israeli representatives
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.
Amb Prosor addresses Security Council Emergency Session on Jerusalem29 Oct 2014It says a great deal that the international community is outraged when Jews build homes in Jerusalem, but doesn’t say a word when Jews are murdered for living in Jerusalem. Jerusalem is central to our identity and our tradition.
Amb Roet addresses UN Security Council on Women for Peace and Security28 Oct 2014Daesh is just one of the radical extremist groups that seek to subjugate women. There is Boko Haram in Nigeria, Al-Qaeda in Yemen, like-minded militias in Libya, Al Shabaab in East Africa, and Hamas in Gaza.
Amb Roet addresses UN Security Council on the Situation in the Middle East21 Oct 2014Prematurely recognizing a state of Palestine sends a message that Palestinians do not need to make hard choices and they might be undermining efforts to bring about a real and lasting change in our region.
Amb Prosor addresses UN Security Council on Ebola crisis18 Sep 2014Israel stands ready to join an international task force to combat the Ebola outbreak. In the meantime, we have sent emergency funding to Sierra Leone and medical supplies to Ethiopia, and experts in infectious diseases to Cameroon.