UN Singles Out Israel as World’s Only Violator of Women’s Rights; Iran, Saudi Arabia & Yemen Among the Voters

GENEVA, July 24, 2019 — Iran, Saudi Arabia, Yemen and Pakistan were among members of the UN’s 54-nation economic and social council, a principal organ of the world body, who voted to single out and condemn Israel yesterday as the only country in the world that violates women’s rights. The Jewish state …

UN condemns Israel 6 times, uses Islamic-only term for Temple Mount, denying Jewish & Christian heritage

GENEVA, Nov. 30, 2017 – The U.N. General Assembly today condemned Israel in six Arab-sponsored resolutions, voting 151 to 6, with 9 abstentions, to adopt a text on Jerusalem which called Temple Mount by its Islamic name only, and voting 105-6-58 to condemn Israel’s presence on the Golan Heights, with the …

Report: In 9 Years’ Existence, UNHRC Condemned Israel More Times Than Rest of World Combined

PRESS RELEASE UN Watch Releases Evidence of Systematic Bias at UN’s Top Rights Body   GENEVA, June 25, 2015 – In the nine years of its existence, the UN Human Rights Council has condemned Israel more times than the rest of the world combined, revealed UN Watch today, ahead of a new report to …

UN casts Israel as worst violator of health rights in the world

PRESS RELEASE Above: Israel’s army team of medics recently treated 1,600 victims of the Nepal earthquake. Exclusive Report and comment by UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer: GENEVA, May 22, 2015 – As Israeli hospitals continue their life-saving treatment for escalating numbers of wounded Syrians …

Comment on Today’s UNGA Anti-Semitism Session

PRESS RELEASE UNGA must examine own record; this year has condemned Israel 20 times compared to only 3 on rest of world GENEVA, Jan. 22, 2015 – The Geneva-based human rights group UN Watch lauded the United Nations General Assembly for holding a rare special meeting today on the rise of anti-Semitism, yet …

Comment on Today’s UNGA Anti-Semitism Session

PRESS RELEASE UNGA must examine own record; this year has condemned Israel 20 times compared to only 3 on rest of world GENEVA, Jan. 22, 2015 – The Geneva-based human rights group UN Watch lauded the United Nations General Assembly for holding a rare special meeting today on the rise of anti-Semitism, yet …

William Schabas’ own colleague, human rights icon Aryeh Neier, calls for him to quit UN Gaza probe

PRESS RELEASE UN Watch’s Hillel Neuer revealed the comments in an interview with Wall Street Journal TV: click here for video GENEVA, October 1, 2014 – A top figure in the human rights world has called for William Schabas to step down from the new UN probe on Gaza, undermining Schabas’ claim that the only …

Arab Priest Tell UN Rights Council: “End your which hunt of Israel”

PRESS RELEASE GENEVA, September 23, 2014 – A Greek Orthodox priest from Nazareth today told the UN Human Rights Council to “end your witch hunt of the only free country in the region.” (See full text below.) Father Gabriel Naddaf, one of the most controversial public figures in Israeli Arab …

NGO: William Schabas must recuse himself from UN Gaza inquiry

PRESS RELEASE Clooney fiancee is youngest ever to serve on any UN inquiry GENEVA, Aug. 11 — A Geneva-based human rights group called on William Schabas to recuse himself from the UN’s new Gaza inquiry, saying that he is legally disqualified by prior statements expressing his wish to see Prime Minister …

Today: UN Emergency Debate on Gaza Creates New Goldstone Report, Condemns Israel for “Gross Human Right Violations”

PRESS RELEASE CLICK HERE FOR MUST-SEE VIDEO GENEVA, July 23, 2014 – The Palestinian ambassador to the UNHRC, together with Iran, Syria, Egypt, Cuba and Venezuela tried but failed to silence UN Watch Executive Director Hillel Neuer during today’s UN Emergency Session on Gaza, as he defended …