- Palestinians say they are negotiating sea border with Egypt Updated: Jun-17-16 5:18 pm
UNITED NATIONS - The Palestinians said Friday they have started negotiations with Egypt to determine the boundaries of their undersea territory as a first step to determining the sea borders of a Palestinian state.
- UN assembly elects Israel as committee chair for first time Updated: Jun-14-16 12:20 am
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. General Assembly elected Israel to chair one of its six major committees for the first time on Monday, a decision denounced by the Palestinians and Arab nations.
- Israel fills UN hall for anti-BDS conference Updated: May-31-16 7:52 pm
UNITED NATIONS - Over 1,500 students filled the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday for a conference sponsored by the Israeli mission on how best to combat a movement on many U.S. campuses calling for a boycott, divestment and sanctions campaign against Israel over its treatment of the Palestinians.