Netanyahu on UN resolution: Israel is strong, and I won’t let us be spit on. We will respond forcefully.

netanyahuPM lights Hanukkah candles in Jerusalem amidst UN resolution, addresses efforts to delegitimize Jewish state; Hamas political head: We want Jerusalem.

Prime Minister Netanyahu addressed the United Nations anti-Israel conduct during a candle lighting ceremony at the Western Wall on the second night of Hanukkah, addressing not only the recent anti-settlement resolution but also UNESCO’s resolution denying Jewish heritage to Jerusalem.

On December 4 of this year, 6 resolutions were passed against the State of Israel, following two resolutions passed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), both denying Jewish heritage and history to the Temple Mount (Western Wall) and holy sites in Jerusalem.

Prime Minister Netanyahu participated in a candle lighting ceremony at the Kotel (Western Wall) on Sunday night, stating that despite ongoing international efforts to delegitimize the Jewish state, “Israel is strong, and I won’t let us be spit on. We will respond forcefully.”… [read more]