Human Rights Violations Ignored by UN Palestine Rapporteur Michael Lynk

MYTH: Michael Lynk, whose U.N. title is “Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967,” examines the situation of human rights in that area, concerning any victims, Palestinians and Israelis alike. Example:  “The work that Michal Lynk is doing …

Today: 6 UN resolutions on Israel; texts ignore Jewish ties to Temple Mount, urge transfer of Golan to Syria

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release GENEVA, Nov. 29, 2016 – Today the UN General Assembly is marking “Palestine Day” with the scheduled adoption of six resolutions against Israel, part of its annual ritual of enacting 20 Arab-sponsored resolutions singling out the Jewish state. See chart below of …

Issue 591: UK, France, Germany join UN to single out Israel as world’s only violator of health rights

EXCLUSIVE REPORT Swedish delegate joins UK, France, Germany and other EU states today in voting “Yes” to single out Israel at the 2016 WHO world assembly, May 25, 2016. GENEVA, May 25 — The UK, France, Germany and other EU states voted today for a UN resolution, co-sponsored by the Arab group of …

Vilifying Israel, ruining Venezuela: How Nicolas Maduro’s regime is spreading anti-Semitism abroad and abusing its power at home

BY DIEGO ARRIA, VENEZUELA’S FORMER UN AMBASSADOR By Diego Arria  “What does Israel plan to do with the Palestinians?” asked the Venezuelan ambassador to the UN, Rafael Ramirez. It was, of course, a rhetorical question. Speaking at an informal session of the Security Council this month, the …

Issue 584: UN Watch Executive Director Interviewed in New Documentary Film: “Beyond Paranoia: The War Against the Jews”

CLICK FOR VIDEO EXCERPTS FROM FILM INTERVIEW WITH HILLEL NEUER:  When I started at UN Watch, I knew something about what the United Nations was, but I think until I got there, I never had a clue of what it felt to be in a room where the worst dictators, murderers, and tyrannies of the world, sit there and …

Issue 583: UN Funds Palestinian NGO That Glorifies Murderer of Peace Activist

Ban Ki-moon visited hospital bed of Richard Lakin, 78-year-old American-Israeli peace activist, after he was shot in the head and stabbed in the face GENEVA, April 3, 2016 – UN Watch sent the following letter today to UN chief Ban Ki-moon.  Click for PDF Dear Mr. Secretary-General, UN Watch is alarmed to …

Issue 581: UN Taps Radical UK Prof to be Investigator of Israel

Penny Green Calls for Boycott of “Criminal” Israel, is Ranked First as UNHRC to Name Impartial Investigator of “Israel’s Violations” GENEVA, March 10, 2016 — The UN Human Rights Council’s vetting committee has shortlisted a UK professor for a 6-year term as the world …