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

19 May 2016 – Palestine Letter on Jerusalem Panel in Israeli Exhibit at the UN

Excellency, I write to you today regarding an issue that has been already raised by the Chairs of the Arab Group and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on behalf of their Member States, respectively in letters conveyed on 18 May 2016 to Your Excellency, about the display of a panel depicting Occupied East Jerusalem as […]

16 May 2016 – Anniversary of Al-Nakba

Excellency, Yesterday, 15 May 2016, marked the passage of 68 years since Al-Nakba, the tragedy in 1948 in which more than 800,000 Palestinians, 70 percent of our people, were forcibly uprooted and expelled from their homes and lands or fled in fear for their lives after brutal massacres were carried out in over 400 Palestinian towns […]

28 April 2016 – Extrajudicial Executions of Maram and her Brother Ismail

Excellency, Once again, we write to Your Excellency to address the critical situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, as a result of the grave breaches of international humanitarian and human rights laws being committed by Israel, the occupying Power, against the Palestinian people it continues to hold hostage to its nearly five-decade […]

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

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...]

Statement by H.E. Dr. Riad Malki, Foreign Minister of the State of Palestine, before the United Nations Security Council, Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East, including the Palestine question, New York, 26 January 2016 (Delivered by Ambassador Dr.Riyad Mansour, Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the United Nations):

Mr. President, I congratulate the friendly country of Uruguay on its election to the Security Council and thank Your Excellency, Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa, for convening this important debate under Uruguay’s presidency. I thank the Secretary-General of the United Nations, H.E. Mr. Ban … [Read More...]

Statement by Ambassador Riyad Mansour at the United Nations Security Council, Open Debate on “Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict”, 19 January 2016, New York:

Mr. President, We congratulate Uruguay on its membership to the Security Council and presidency this month and for convening this important debate on the protection of civilians in armed conflict. Mr. President, We meet at a critical moment witnessing the immense suffering of millions of … [Read More...]