Kafe Knesset for September 5

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
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The Chief of Staff Curse: The criminal rope involving Netanyahu’s present advisors, past advisors and associates is increasingly tightening in recent days. The Police have shifted into high…

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Kafe Knesset for September 1

Friday, September 1, 2017
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The BB-Sheldon Hotline: So just how close are Bibi and Sheldon and what is the extent of the PM’s involvement in Adelson’s freebie, Israel Hayom? That was the…

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Kafe Knesset for August 31

Thursday, August 31, 2017
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Bibi against Meni Naftali: PM Netanyahu’s Rosh Hashana toast was, as promised, quite a show. Two thousand Likud activists gathered at the Avenue Conference Center near the Ben…

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Kafe Knesset for August 30

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
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Bibi launches Rosh Hashana toast season: It is that time of the year again, as the Jewish New Year approaches. Politicians are starting to make the rounds with…

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Kafe Knesset for August 29

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Greenblatt meeting with Netanyahu on Tuesday - photo by Haim Zach/GPO

Greenblatt’s tour: The President’s special envoy, Jason Greenblatt, stayed on after the senior White House delegation visited the region last week. According to senior Israeli sources, Greenblatt is…

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Kafe Knesset for August 28

Monday, August 28, 2017
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Guterres in Jerusalem: The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres arrived in Israel yesterday for his first visit to the region. His first meeting was last night, as he…

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Kafe Knesset for August 25

Friday, August 25, 2017
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Trump-Netanyahu Instagram diplomacy: The Kushner-Greenblatt-Powell short visit to Jerusalem and Ramallah hardly made headlines this morning. The niceties of the Kushner-Netanyahu meeting, and the smiles in the Ramallah…

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Kafe Knesset for August 24

Thursday, August 24, 2017
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Bibi-Putin bromance – the aftermath: Before Bibi headed to Putin’s dacha in Sochi, politicians across the political spectrum wished him luck. But now that the meeting is over,…

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Netanyahu tells Congress: Remove sunset clause from Iran deal

Thursday, August 24, 2017
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WASHINGTON – During a meeting with Republican Congressmen this month, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged the lawmakers to “get rid of the sunset clause” from the 2015…

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Kafe Knesset for August 23

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
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While Bibi is meeting Putin in Sochi, the US special envoy to Syria, Michael Ratney, is in Jerusalem this week, Kafe Knesset has learned. Ratney will be meeting…

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