New Zealand continues to proudly fund corruption and extremism

August 2, 2019 by  

New Zealand is proud to support a UN agency that has recently been accused of serious corruption and other abuses of power and no official or minister has even acknowledged any issue. Read more

Another United Nations mockery and New Zealand’s hypocrisy

July 31, 2019 by  

It’s all too easy when there are active efforts against Jewish self-determination in their indigenous land to focus on the haters and assume they are large in number. Read more

The “cycle of violence” continues and New Zealand remains silent

May 8, 2019 by  

This past weekend, more than 700 rockets were fired from Gaza into Israeli civilian areas. Read more

NZ MP promoting BDS

May 2, 2019 by  

A New Zealand Labour MP is actively promoting the discriminatory BDS campaign against Israel. Dr Duncan Webb has recently tweeted that “[BDS]… is a concrete way to express a political view…”. Read more

Comparing the outrage: Beyond Christchurch and Sri Lanka

April 24, 2019 by  

A number of high-profile commentators – from Ben Shapiro to Maajid Nawaz – have looked at the Twitter accounts of world leaders like Theresa May, Barack Obama, and Hillary Clinton. The commentators have made some uncomfortable comparisons about the language used to condemn the terror attacks in Sri Lanka and those in Christchurch. Read more

NZ Israel Institute slams racist Malaysian ban on Israeli Paralympic athletes

January 18, 2019 by  

Israel Institute of New Zealand director Dr David Cumin is calling on the International Paralympic Committee to move an upcoming Paralympic event out of Malaysia following a decision, by the Malaysian Government, not to allow Israeli athletes to enter the country to participate in the event. Read more

NZ government’s ‘vile abstention’

December 18, 2018 by  

Despite a majority in favour of what would have been a historic resolution condemning terror against Israel, it was not adopted because the general assembly voted to require a two-thirds majority. Read more

NZ “aids terror” at UN as US-led resolution condemning Hamas fails

December 7, 2018 by  

New Zealand voted for a historic United States-led resolution against Hamas terror at the United Nations, along with 87 other countries. There were 36 abstentions and 57 nations voted against the resolution. Read more

The hypocrisy of Hanukkah at the UN

December 6, 2018 by  

Hanukkah (or Chanukah, or other spellings) is a Hebrew word meaning ‘rededication’. Read more

New Zealand votes for eight UN anti-Israel resolutions

November 19, 2018 by  

Last week, the United Nations General Assembly’s decolonization committee, which includes all 193 member states, adopted nine resolutions against Israel, and zero on the rest of the world. New Zealand voted for 8 and abstained on one. Read more

ANZAC Day: the New Zealand link to Israel

April 25, 2018 by  

Today is ANZAC Day – a time to reflect and remember our brave soldiers, their families, and all those who sacrificed for our safety and freedom. Read more