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Resources updated between Monday, June 18, 2018 and Sunday, June 24, 2018

June 22, 2018

U.S. placard at the U.N. Human Rights Council

Following U.S. exit, Israel 'lowers' participation in U.N. "Human Rights" Council Article

Nikki Haley at the Human Rights Council (File photo)

Ending The 'Theater of the Absurd' At The U.N. "Human Rights" Council Article

A fire in southern Israel (File photo)

15 fires sweep south Israel as Palestinian kite terror continues Document

President Donald J. Trump (File photo)

An end to the U.N.'s human-rights farce Article

June 21, 2018

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres addressing the U.N. Human Rights Council (File photo)

Leaving the U.N. "Human Rights" Council was the moral choice Article

President Donald Trump and National Security Advisor John Bolton (File photo)

Bolton: U.S. Will Also Stop Funding U.N. Human Rights Council Article

The U.N. Human Rights Council

The U.N. Human Rights Council Is a Deeply Flawed Body Article

June 20, 2018

Israeli Ambassador Danny Danon and U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley (File photo)

Israeli Ambassador to the U.N. Danny Danon: Trump and Haley taking strong stand against anti-Israel bias at U.N. Article

Police sapper handling a mortar shell near a nursery in Israel near the Gaza border, June 20, 2018

45 rockets, mortars fired from Gaza into Israel Document

U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley, June 19, 2018

Nikki Haley: Why We're Leaving the So-Called Human Rights Council Article

June 19, 2018

Israeli U.N. Ambassador Danny Danon presents antisemitic incitement material found in Palestinian schools

"It was just another day at the office for UN officials. As it has done innumerable times in the last 50 years, on June 12 the General Assembly devoted an entire day of debate, procedural wrangling, and voting to an effort to condemn Israel. As was the case with almost every previous effort of this kind, it succeeded.
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While it claimed to be motivated by sympathy for the Palestinians who died, nowhere in its text was any mention of the fact that the demonstrations have not been peaceful, but were led by armed militants throwing rocks, fire bombs, and grenades, as well as launching incendiary kites aimed at burning Israeli fields and forests. Nor did it mention the role of the Hamas terrorist group in organizing an attempt to breach what is, as far as the international community is concerned, an international border. Also left out was the fact that the purpose of this so-called 'March of Return' - which has been happening on a weekly basis for months - is to eradicate the Jewish state.
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Every now and then, the United States sends an ambassador to New York to stand up against this tide of prejudice. Figures like Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Jeanne Kirkpatrick, John Bolton, and now Haley earned a place of honor in the hearts of friends of Israel with their courage and refusal to treat antisemitism as normal. But they've been the exceptions.

Yet even most of us who care about these issues tend to treat the UN's actions as mere rhetoric. While this is true, we're wrong to treat days like June 12 as deplorable but not worth getting all that upset about. While what goes on in the United Nations is, in a sense, just talk, it's far more dangerous than that.

What we forget about these exercises in hypocrisy is that they give official imprimatur to antisemitism. As Obama's State Department certified, a 'rising tide of anti-Semitism' is sweeping across Europe and Southeast Asia. Arab and Islamic hatred for Israel, as well as some Western elites' belief that the Jews are the one people on the planet who aren't entitled to a homeland, drive this trend..."

Antisemitism at the United Nations Cannot Be Ignored Article

U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley (File photo)

The Triumph of Reason at the United Nations

Violent Palestinian rioters along the Gaza border

The United Nations' Flawed Condemnation of Israel Article

June 18, 2018

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (File photo)

New report by U.N. chief will slam Israel after violent Hamas-led riots in Gaza Article

Fire raging in Israel from kite terror

15 fires in Gaza border communities from Palestinian arson attacks Document

Israeli wheat and hay fields set ablaze by Palestinian incendiary devices along the Gaza border fence

The Many Ways Palestinians Violate International Law Article

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, Human Rights Council, June 18, 2018

Britain condemns anti-Israel bias at U.N. "Human Rights" Council Article