69th 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

12 August 2015 – Israeli Settler Terror in Occupied Palestine and Israeli Force-Feeding Law

Excellency, I write to draw your urgent attention to the precarious situation in the Occupied State of Palestine due to the illegal actions, provocations and incitement by Israel, the occupying Power, particularly acts of terror against the Palestinian people and their properties, by Israeli terrorist settlers in violation of international law, human rights law and […]

5 August 2015 – UNRWA Financial Crisis and Impact on Palestine Refugees

Excellency, I write to draw the urgent attention of the international community to the serious financial crisis of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), echoing the appeals by UNRWA Commissioner-General, Mr. Pierre Krähenbühl, in his special report of 3 August 2015 and at the extraordinary session […]

31 July 2015 – Israeli Settler Terrorism in Occupied Palestine

Excellency, I regret to inform that the situation of the Palestinian people under Israeli occupation remains dire due to the repressive, destructive and colonial policies and practices that continue to be perpetrated by Israel, the occupying Power, in deliberate, systematic and grave violation of international humanitarian law and human rights law and with total impunity. […]

Press Releases

8 July 2015 – One-Year Anniversary of the Israeli War against the Palestinian People in the Gaza Strip

Statement by the Permanent Observer Mission of the State of Palestine to the United Nations on the One-Year Anniversary of the Israeli War against the Palestinian People in the Gaza Strip – 8 July 2015 On the passage of one year since Israel’s war against the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip, it is with […]

8 June 2015 Press Release on UNSG Report on Children and Armed Conflict

The following statement was issued by Ambassador Dr. Riyad Mansour, Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the United Nations regarding the annual Report of the Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict (CAAC): We deeply regret the Secretary-General’s decision to exclude Israel from the list of parties who commit grave violations against children in […]

11 May 2015 – بيان صحفي

عقب تشكيل الحكومه اليمينية الجديدة السفير منصور يبعث برسائل متطابقة  لاركان الامم المتحدة بعث السفير د. رياض منصور، المندوب الدائم لدولة فلسطين لدى الامم المتحدة، برسائل متطابقة لاركان الامم المتحدة الثلاث، الامين العام السيد بان كي مون، ورئيس مجلس الامن، ورئيس الجمعية العامه، مستهلا اياها بتركيبة الحكومة الاسرائيلية الجديدة مؤكدا ان هذه التشكيلة الحكومية هي […]

Statements

Statement by Ambassador Riyad Mansour, Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the United Nations, before the United Nations Security Council, Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestine Question, 23 July 2015:

Mr. President, I congratulate New Zealand on its Presidency of the Security Council and thank you, Honorable Minister for Foreign Affairs Murray McCully, for presiding over this important debate, a reflection of your country’s responsible, principled position vis-à-vis this issue and the … [Read More...]

Statement by Ambassador Feda Abdelhady-Nasser, Deputy, before the UN ECOSOC, 2015 Coordination and Management Meeting, Agenda item 16: “Economic and social repercussions of the Israeli occupation on the living conditions of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan”, 20 July 2015:

Mr. President, On behalf of the delegation of the State of Palestine, I thank you for your skilled leadership of the ECOSOC. I also thank Mr. Tarik Alami for his presentation of the report on the “Economic and social repercussions of the Israeli occupation on the living conditions of the … [Read More...]

Statement by H.E. Ambassador Dr. Riyad Mansour at Security Council Debate on “Children and Armed Conflict”, 18 June 2015:

I thank H.E. Dato Sri Anifah Aman, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia and President of the Security Council, for convening this timely debate on children and armed conflict.  This matter is of highest priority and urgency for the State of Palestine, whose children’s lives are gravely endangered … [Read More...]