Kafe Knesset for April 26

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Welcome President Trump: Israeli sources tell Kafe Knesset that there are early…

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Senate Panel Calls for Cutting U.S. Aid to Egypt

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

WASHINGTON – In overwhelmingly bipartisan fashion on Tuesday, Senators and three panelists invited by the Appropriations Committee called for Congress to reexamine its $1.3 billion annual funding to Egypt….

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Kafe Knesset for April 25

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

It is either me or them: Netanyahu is at war with “Breaking the Silence,” the left-wing NGO which gathers testimonies from IDF soldiers about alleged human rights violations….

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Momentum to Delay Senate Sanctions Bill Until After Iranian Election

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

WASHINGTON – While the Senate Iran sanctions legislation has obtained influential bipartisan co-sponsorship, there is a growing understanding that the bill could be delayed until Tehran’s May 17…

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Kafe Knesset for April 24

Monday, April 24, 2017

Israel came to a standstill at 10:00 this morning for the Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) siren, as it does every year, and its politicians attended various memorial…

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Kafe Knesset for April 21

Friday, April 21, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day All in the family: Two TV channels possibly ruined Netanyahu’s weekend last…

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Kafe Knesset for April 20

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Shabbat is back on the political agenda, following a High Court of…

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Anthony Brown Stages Political Comeback in Congress

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

WASHINGTON – While Anthony Brown served as Lieutenant Governor of Maryland in 2008, violence struck close to home. The Maryland politician’s cousin was shot and killed by her…

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White House Denies Report It Postponed Abbas Visit

Thursday, April 13, 2017

A White House official denied a Palestinian media report that the Trump administration postponed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’ upcoming visit to Washington. The claim, reported Thursday by the…

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State Dept. Office on Anti-Semitism to Cease Operations

Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Trump administration is following through with its initial plan of dramatic cuts to the State Department’s budget, leaving empty the office of the Special Envoy to Monitor…

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