UN Secretary-General arrives in Israel for first official visit

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He said those who call for Israel's destruction peddle in a "form of modern anti-Semitism" - though he also said he doesn't always agree with the country's policies.

"It is precisely because of the attempts to undermine Israel in the United Nations arena that we look forward to introducing the secretary general to Israel's true colors, its impressive achievements and its contributions to the world", Danon stated prior to the visit.

Rivlin, in turn, criticized the UN's treatment of Israel in the past.

His visit comes amid Israeli accusations of global bias.

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On his first visit to Israel since his appointment in January, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will examine the situation in the Gaza Strip and try to pressure Israel in order to make it lessen restrictions and provide more facilitation for Palestinians in Gaza.

"We appreciate your fearless leadership regarding the discrimination against Israel". The U.N. peacekeeping force's mandate is up for renewal at the end of the month and Israel is pressing for the force to have an increased presence to better monitor and prevent what Israel says is Hezbollah building up its weapons.

According to Netanyahu, the United Nations failed regarding Israel, as UNESCO is making a mockery of the world's heritage when it denies the connection of the Jewish people to Jerusalem.

Stephane Dujarric, the spokesperson for the United Nations chief, said that the goal of his trip was "to engage directly with Israeli and Palestinian people and their leaders" about "finding a long overdue peaceful resolution to the conflict".

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Guterres is scheduled to meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu later on Monday and his Palestinian counterpart Rami Hamdallah in the West Bank on Tuesday. Israel's deputy foreign minister, Tzipi Hotovely said on Sunday the country would "no longer tolerate anti-Israel bias".

This morning (Monday), UN Secretary-General António Guterres began his official visit in Israel. "It's time to place the issue squarely on the table and address it head-on", he added, threatening to cut off further funding to the UN.

The trip came as the UN Security Council is debating renewing the mandate of UNIFIL's peacekeepers for another year, with a vote expected on August 30.

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