The ECOSOC vote, which took place at the United Nations, saw countries such as the US, France, Germany, India, Japan, the UK, South Korea and Canada polling in favour of Israel, while China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and others voted against it.
When the Palestinian Association for Human Rights had presented its credentials, Israel posed no objection, he said, adding that shortly after the end of the session, the United Nations learned that the organisation omitted several important facts, including its ties with militant group Hamas, which rules the Gaza Strip. The draft decision was supported by 28 countries, including India and 15 countries voted against and five abstained.
People familiar with developments said Israel considers Shahed an arm of Hamas and the Islamic Jihad Movement.
Following the voting, Shahed's application was turned down by the Council.
Asked what the U.S. position on settlement activity is, a State Department official cited President Donald Trump, saying that "as the President has said, while the existence of settlements is not in itself an impediment to peace, further unrestrained settlement activity doesn't help advance peace".
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India has previously held a position on the two-state theory under which New Delhi sees both Israel and Palestine as separate and independent countries, seeking to bring peace in West Asia.
Israel believes that Shahed has ties with Hamas, a global terrorist organisation.
In an interview with The New York Times over the weekend, Friedman, a staunch supporter of Israeli settlement building, declined to say how Washington would respond if Israel moved to unilaterally annex West Bank land after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised to take the action in the run-up to April's nationwide elections.
The press release added that diplomatic outreach was made with many foreign ministries in order to thwart support in the world's capitals for Witness. "Together we will continue to act against terrorist organizations that intend to harm" tweeted Maya Kadosh, Israel's deputy chief of mission in India. These recommendations, contained in one report for the January session and one report for the May session, are reviewed by ECOSOC in June and July respectively.