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Resources updated between Monday, September 14, 2015 and Sunday, September 20, 2015

September 20, 2015

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon(REUTERS)

How Ban Ki-moon Undermines the UN's Universal Values Article

September 18, 2015

Palestinians throw stones towards Israeli police during clashes following Friday prayers at the al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem (Sliman Khader/Flash 90)(File photo)

The UN Security Council has expressed concern for "Muslim worshippers" in Jerusalem - but not for Jewish worshippers in Jerusalem. The sentiment comes in a press statement issued on September 17, 2015 by this month's Security Council President Vitaly Churkin of Russia.

The Council press statement says: "The members of the Security Council underscored that Muslim worshippers at the Haram al-Sharif must be allowed to worship in peace, free from violence, threats and provocations." The press statement makes no mention of the violence and threats against Jewish worshippers at the Temple Mount, or the murder of a Jewish man by Arab rock throwers on one of Judaism's holiest days of the year, Rosh Hashana. The Security Council further minimized the Temple Mount's status as the holiest site in Judaism by referring to it only by its Muslim name, Haram al-Sharif.

The press statement also failed to condemn the antisemitic statements of Mahmoud Abbas on September 16, 2015 that Jews "have no right to dirty the mosque with their filthy feet." Instead, the press statement merely states: "The members of the Security Council called for the exercise of restraint, refraining from provocative actions and rhetoric and upholding unchanged the historic status quo at the Haram al-Sharif - in word and in practice."

The statement would only have been issued after the active participation of the United States, a member of the Security Council. Why does Ambassador Samantha Power believe this was acceptable?

UN Security Council Concerned about "Muslim Worshipers" in Jerusalem, not Jewish Worshipers Development

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano (REUTERS)

UN Nuclear Conference Votes Down Anti-Israel Resolution Article

September 17, 2015

Picture of PFLP terrorist Wadie Haddad posted on Facebook by UNRWA deputy principal Talal Abu Shawish

UNRWA Deputy Principal Loves Popular Front for Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) Terrorists Article

IAEA flag in front of its headquarters in Vienna (Reuters)

Arab States Again Trying to Pass Anti-Israel Resolution at IAEA Article

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas (STR/Flash90)

Abbas to 'Drop a Bombshell' at End of UN Speech Article

Journalist Shadi Shaheen (left) was arrested in Gaza because he criticized Hamas and Abdullah Nashat Sayed (right) was detained by PA forces because he criticized PA Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on Facebook

UN Gives Palestinians Flags, But No Democracy Article

September 16, 2015

The car of the Israeli man after his fatal collision caused by stone throwers on Rosh Hashana (ARIK ABULOFF / JERUSALEM FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICES)

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Condemns anti-BDS Movement, Ignores Rosh Hashana Murder Development

Former Israeli Ambassador to the UN Ron Prosor (Wikipedia)

UN Run by Dictators, Says Israel's Outgoing Ambassador Article

Anti-Israel protesters in London (Reuters)

UK Parliament Won't Debate Netanyahu Arrest Petition Article

September 15, 2015

September 14, 2015

Wreckage where the tourists were killed by Egyptian security forces

Mexican tourists killed by Egyptian security forces Document