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Skip to comments.The United States Lowers Israel's Diplomatic Shield at the United Nations
Posted on 07/28/2014 9:05:54 PM PDT by Nachum
Despite a history of rocky relations between U.S. President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the Obama administration could largely be counted on to watch Israel's back in the U.N. Security Council, where it succeeded for more than five years in blocking successive efforts by the Palestinians to gain more of the trappings of an independent state and to get the world body to formally censure Israeli settlement policies.
That changed after the stroke of midnight Sunday when, in the early minutes of Monday, July 28, the U.N. Security Council, with the backing of the United States, issued a formal "presidential statement" demanding that Israel and Hamas implement an "immediate and unconditional" cease-fire to end fighting that has left more than 1,000 Palestinians and 43 Israelis dead. The Palestinians say they will continue to seek Security Council support for a legally enforceable resolution demanding that Israel halt its military offensive in Gaza.
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The Kowardly Kenyan shines again!
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MARK LEVIN: God Help Us! This Administration Is ‘Pro-Hamas’
Maybe he’ll get the piece prize again.
Don’t forget that the American Jews voted for him in mass. They too must be pleases at this.
Isn’t this evidence Obama is a Muslim Brotherhood mole?
Comparing notes on tunneling under their respective borders.
Well, it’s not like anyone is going to do anything about it.
He can do what he likes, while we whine about it on a keyboard.
How is it possible that you posted the same article from two different sources?
The Democrats publicly rejected both God and Israel three times at their last national convention. So this should not be a surprise.
If Star Trek’s Scotty were Jewish instead:
“Shields are down, Captain. Oy!”
(Shades of Lenny Bruce’s Lone Ranger bit.)
Well, Scotty wasn’t Jewish but Kirk, Spock, and Chekhov all were.
This is why we shouldn't have given Obama the prefix code for Israel...