68th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

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

20 October 2014 – Terrorist Settler run over and kill 5 year old Palestinian girl

Excellency, Pursuant to my letter of 14 October 2014, I am compelled to place on record our absolute condemnation of the criminal, deadly actions being perpetrated by extremist terrorist settlers illegally transferred by Israel, the occupying Power, to the Palestinian land, as well as continued Israeli incitement and provocations against holy sites, in particular in […]

14 October 2014 – Clashes at Al-Aqsa Mosque and other Israeli Violations

Excellency, I write to alert you to the critical situation and continuously rising tensions in the Occupied State of Palestine, including East Jerusalem, as a result of Israel’s relentless illegal policy and oppressive actions against the Palestinian people. On a daily basis, the occupying Power persists with its grave violations of international law, including rampant […]

2 October 2014 – Settlements and other Israeli Violations

Excellency, I regret to inform you of the continuing turmoil and deterioration of the situation in the Occupied State of Palestine, including East Jerusalem, due to illegal and provocative policies that continue to be pursued by Israel, the occupying Power.  These illegal policies continues to negatively impact and prejudice the situation on the ground, to […]

Press Releases

21 October 2014 – بيــان صحفـي

عقد مجلس الأمن جلسة مفتوحة حول الحالة في الشرق الأوسط، بما في ذلك قضية فلسطين، وألقى السفير الدكتور رياض منصور، المراقب الدائم لدولة فلسطين لدى الأمم المتحدة، كلمة أمام المجلس  أعرب فيها عن تقدير دولة فلسطين  للأمين العام للأمم المتحدة بان كي مون على جهوده المتفانية لتحقيق السلام  وقيادته لوفد الأمم المتحدة إلى مؤتمر القاهرة […]

20 October 2014 – بيــان صحفـي

بعث السفير الدكتور رياض منصور، المراقب الدائم لدولة فلسطين لدى الأمم المتحدة في نيويورك، رسائل متطابقة الى الأمين العام للأمم المتحدة ورئيس مجلس الأمن (الأرجنتين) ورئيس الجمعية العامة للأمم المتحدة،  ادان فيها بشدة اعمال القتل والجرائم التي ترتكب من قبل المستوطنين الإسرائليين الإرهابين المتطرفين الذين قامت إسرائيل، السلطة القائمة بالاحتلال بنقلهم بطريقة غير مشروعة إلى […]

14 October 2014 – بيـــان صحفـــي

الإحتلال الإسرائيلي العقبة الرئيسية أمام تمكين المرأة الفلسطينية والنهوض بها  ألقت سمية البرغوثي، المستشارة بالبعثة المراقبة الدائمة لدولة فلسطين لدى الأمم المتحدة في نيويورك، كلمة أمام اللجنة الثالثة، التابعة للجمعية العامة للأمم المتحدة والمعنية بالمسائل الإجتماعية والإنسانية والثقافية، حول بند النهوض بالمرأة، ذكرت فيها أن العام القادم 2015 سوف يصادف ذكرى حدثين هامين يتعلقان بتمكين المرأة والنهوض بها، وهما الذكرى 20 لإعتماد إعلان ومنهاج عمل […]

Statements

21 October 2014 – Statement by 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

Mme. President, I congratulate the friendly country of Argentina on its presidency of the Security Council this month and express our appreciation for your able leadership of the Council’s efforts to address the many critical issues on its agenda at this time. I also express our appreciation … [Read More...]

20 October 2014 – Statement by Ms. Reem Julia Mansour, Esq., Legal Adviser, before the Sixth Committee: Status of the Protocols Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and relating to the protection of victims of armed conflicts

Mr. Chair, Since this is the first time my delegation speaks in this committee, I’d like to express my delegations congratulations to you on your election as chair of this committee and to all the members of the bureau. Mr. Chair, The State of Palestine is deeply committed to ensuring … [Read More...]

16 October 2014 – Statement by Ms. Reem Julia Mansour, Esq., Legal Adviser, before the Third Committee: Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Children

Madam Chair, The State of Palestine somberly comes before this August Committee today to draw your attention to the most recent tragedy that took place in the Occupied State of Palestine and the crimes committed against our people by Israel, the occupying Power. Sadly, as has always been the … [Read More...]