70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

State of Palestine at the United Nations
The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Mahmoud Abbas, President, State of Palestine
Security Council Meeting on Palestine
2014 Special Meeting of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People in Observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
2014 Special Meeting of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People in Observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
Opening of the Photo Exhibit “The Long Journey” Images from the UNRWA Archives
2014 Special Meeting of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People in Observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
Mr. Riyad H. Mansour, Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the United Nations addresses the media

Letters sent to Secretary-General, President of Security Council, & President of General Assembly

22 July 2016: Continued Israeli Violations Against the Palestinian People

Excellency, It has been one month since our last letter regarding the situation in the occupied State of Palestine, including East Jerusalem. Regrettably, the situation continues to deteriorate further and the Palestinian people, particularly the children and youth, continue to suffer the gravest of consequences as a result of Israel’s nearly 50-year illegal belligerent foreign […]

22 June 2016 – More Palestinian Children Tragically Killed by Israel

Excellency, Since our last letter to you, on 16 June 2016, the Palestinian people, including children, have continued to be killed, injured and terrorized as a result of Israel’s ongoing violations of international law, humanitarian law and human rights law throughout the Occupied State of Palestine, including East Jerusalem.    Unprotected, despite the very clear […]

16 June 2016 – Israeli Collective Punishment Measures against the Palestinian People

Excellency, Tensions continue to escalate in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, due to the unrelenting, illegal and repressive practices being carried out by Israel, the occupying Power, against the Palestinian people it has been holding captive under its nearly five-decade long occupation. For the Palestinian people living under Israeli occupation, there is never a […]

Press Releases

بيان صحفي

أقيم بمقر الأمم المتحدة في نيويورك إحتفال كبير بمناسبة إنضمام جمهورية السلڤادور إلى نظام روما الأساسي للمحكمة الجنائية الدولية لتصبح الدولة 124. وحضر الإحتفال السيد مارتينيز بونيللا، وزير خارجية السلڤادور، وألقى السفير الدكتور رياض منصور، المراقب الدائم لدولة فلسطين لدى الأمم المتحدة، كلمة في هذا الإحتفال ناقلاً تهاني الشعب الفلسطيني وقيادته لحكومة وشعب السلڤادور على […]

خبر صحفي

   نيويورك، 9 ديسمبر 2015 بأغلبية ساحقة، وبناء على توصية اللجنة الرابعة المعنية بالمسائل السياسية الخاصة وإنهاء الإستعمار، إعتمدت الجمعية العامة للأمم المتحدة صباح هذا اليوم ثمانية مشاريع قرارات تتعلق بوكالة الأمم المتحدة لإغاثة وتشغيل لاجئي فلسطين في الشرق الأدنى (الأونروا)، وباللجنة الخاصة المعنية بالتحقيق في الممارسات الإسرائيلية التي تمس حقوق الإنسان للشعب الفلسطيني وغيره […]

بيـان صحفـي

8 ديسمبر 2015 إعتمدت الجمعية العامة للأمم المتحدة في جلستها التي عقدت يوم 7 ديسمبر2015 قراراً بعنوان “خطر الإنتشار النووي في الشرق الأوسط”. وأكد القرار من جديد أهمية إنضمام إسرائيل إلى معاهدة عدم إنتشار الأسلحة النووية وإخضاع جميع مرافقها النووية للضمانات الشاملة للوكالة الدولية للطاقة

Statements

Excerpts from a letter to the international community from Rafat Badran, the father of a young Palestinian boy, Mahmoud Badran, who was brutally murdered by the Israeli occupying forces on 21 June 2016:

“Last Friday, my wife Amal and I lived our greatest nightmare when we buried our precious son Mahmoud. He was 15 years old. A few days earlier, he was enjoying an evening of relative normalcy, an occurrence all too rare in the life of a Palestinian child. It was the Holy Month of Ramadan, and … [Read More...]

Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dr. Riyad Mansour before the United Nations Security Council, Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestine question, New York, 12 July 2016:

Mr. President, At the outset, we congratulate Japan on its skilled leadership as President of the Security Council and express appreciation for the convening of this important open debate. I also thank the United Nations Special Coordinator, Mr. Nikolay Mladenov, for his valuable briefing to the … [Read More...]

Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dr. Riyad Mansour, Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the United Nations, before the United Nations Security Council, Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestine question, New York, 18 April 2016:

Mr. President, At the outset, I express the State of Palestine’s congratulations to China on its skilled leadership as the presidency of the Security Council this month and express appreciation for the convening of this important open debate. I also thank the Secretary-General of the United … [Read More...]