Kerajaan Uganda kemudian memohon persidangan [[Majlis Keselamatan Pertubuhan Bangsa Bersatu|Majlis Keselamatan]] bagi mendapatkan kutukan rasmi ke atas serangan Israel, atas alasan mencabul kedaulatan Uganda. Majlis Keselamatan menolak bagi meluluskan sebarang resolusi berkenaan perkara ini. Dalam kenyataan kepada Majlis Keselamatan, duta Israel [[Chaim Herzog]] berkata:
We come with a simple message to the Council: we are proud of what we have done because we have demonstrated to the world that a small country, in Israel's circumstances, with which the members of this Council are by now all too familiar, the dignity of man, human life and human freedom constitute the highest values. We are proud not only because we have saved the lives of over a hundred innocent people — men, women and children — but because of the significance of our act for the cause of human freedom. <ref>(Chaim Herzog, Heroes of Israel, p. 284)</ref>
For refusing to depart when given leave to do so by the hijackers, Captain Bacos was reprimanded by his superiors at Air France and suspended from duty for a period. [http://www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?cid=1154525798527&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FPrinter]
The popularity of Prime Minister [[Yitzhak Rabin]] soared in Israel for authorizing the successful rescue.
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