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Draft U.N. Resolution Would Hit North Korea with Sanctions on Key Exports

A draft U.N. Security Council resolution, seen by Breitbart News, would hit North Korea with a fresh wave of sanctions and aim at the regime’s key exports of coal, iron, lead, and even seafood in response to its recent missile launches – although the resolution’s fate in the Security Council is far from certain.

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley (C), Japanese Ambassador Koro Bessho (L) and South Korean Ambassador Tae-yul Cho arrive to give a press briefing before a Security Council meeting on the situation in North Korea, at UN headquarters in New York on May 16, 2017. The United States …

Poll: Most Israelis Believe Trump Will Be Friendly To Israel

JERUSALEM – A majority of Israeli Jews support settlement construction and believe President Barack Obama to have been “unfriendly” towards Israel during his tenure, a new survey published in the wake of the anti-settlements United Nations Security Council shows.

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88 Senators Call On Obama To Uphold U.S. Veto On UN Israel Resolutions

TEL AVIV – Eighty-eight U.S. senators on Tuesday released a bipartisan letter to President Barack Obama urging him to uphold the U.S. policy of vetoing any one-sided United Nations resolutions on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, ahead of his meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in New York.

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 28: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Barack Obama (L) jokes with South African President Jacob Zuma, who was talking on the phone, during a luncheon hosted by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the 70th annual UN General Assembly at the UN headquarters September 28, 2015 …