In blow to US and Israel, UN rejects US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli Capital Current Affairs 

In blow to US and Israel, UN rejects US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli Capital

Washington: A majority of world’s nation including India in United Nations General Assembly denounced the decision of US President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. 128 of the 193 members on Thursday voted in favour of a resolution calling on the United States to withdraw its decision. Trump had earlier threatened to cut off financial aid to countries… Read More
Palestine gets Interpol membership, Israel faces setback Current Affairs 

Palestine gets Interpol membership, Israel faces setback

Beijing: In a nipping diplomatic defeat for Israel, the world’s largest international police organization on Wednesday accepted the “State of Palestine” as a full member. “The State of Palestine and the Solomon Islands are now INTERPOL member countries,” an Interpol tweet read. #BREAKING: The State of Palestine & the Solomon Islands are now INTERPOL member countries #INTERPOLGA pic.twitter.com/gdFiAlTozc — INTERPOL… Read More