United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley delivered the keynote address before an audience of
The crowd honored Haley with a standing ovation as CUFI founder Pastor John Hagee presented
“Each year the leadership of CUFI elects the one person in America that we feel has done the most
Haley is known as a loud defender of Israel at the United Nations – a place she refers to as the “global
“The United Nations is an interesting place. There are times when it can be a force for good,” she said. “The UN can also be an enormously frustrating and bizarre place. Nowhere is that more pronounced than in the truly awful way that the UN has treated Israel for decades”
Despite the United Nation’s repeated attempts to condemn and undermine the Jewish State, Haley says
“Change comes with leadership and clarity from the United States. That leadership and clarity was on
Haley also took a stand for Israel amidst violent protests on the Gaza border in May. While most of the
“When I heard country after country in the United Nations Security Council critically standing in
During that time, Haley vetoed a resolution that condemned Israel and ignored Hamas’ actions on the
Now it appears her actions are beginning to pay off as skeptical UN members begin to see the
“The idea that we could get the majority of the General Assembly for the first time to even
She also pulled the United States out the UN Human Rights Council, a body known for its
“The Human Rights Council is a farce,” she charged. “What we’ve said is you’ve got serious human
“America will always be the world’s leader in advocating for human rights, but we will not do that in
Haley doesn’t plan on stopping there or shutting her mouth any time soon.
“Being silent was never something I’ve been good at,” she joked.
Haley also sees a winning team in the support evangelicals have shown Israel for decades.
“When you look at the anti-Semitism, when you look at all the harassment that they’re getting from
Speaking at the CUFI summit Monday evening, Haley told the crowd of Christians and Jews that it
“I am not Jewish, even though that surprises some people. I was not raised as a Christian either.
“But I am also a person who is humble in her faith. I don’t claim to have the wisdom of what God has
Haley summed up her message with a simple phrase: “We stand with Israel.”