Kafe Knesset for July 27

Thursday, July 27, 2017
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Overnight, the police dismantled all the new security measures at the Temple Mount compound and the Palestinians announced their resumption of prayer there. But tensions in the Old…

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Congressional Hearing Highlights the Plight of Americans Jailed in Iran

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
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WASHINGTON – The Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee of the House Foreign Affairs Committee held a special bipartisan hearing on Tuesday titled “Held for ransom: The families…

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Kafe Knesset for July 26

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
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Yisrael Hayom says “Bye, Bibi.” Readers of Yisrael Hayom were shocked this morning to see the following headline: “Removing the metal detectors shows Netanyahu’s helplessness. Israel’s response to…

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Kafe Knesset for July 25

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
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Jordan crisis solved: After several nights with very little time to sleep, Netanyahu opened his morning with a positive photo-op, welcoming to his office the Israeli Ambassador to…

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Kafe Knesset for July 21

Friday, July 21, 2017
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Metal detector dilemmas: A tense weekend is starting at the end of a fabulous week for the PM. Netanyahu concluded a five-day visit to France and Hungary, a…

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Kafe Knesset for July 20

Thursday, July 20, 2017
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Budapest Dispatch – An “asterisk” on the marred submarine deal: Netanyahu gave some clarity on the corruption scandal surrounding Israel’s purchase of German submarines. Speaking to Israeli journalists…

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Kafe Knesset for July 19

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
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Budapest dispatch – Bibi’s hot mic incident: Some journalists wait a lifetime for a “fly on the wall” moment, and reporters accompanying Bibi on his European trip got one…

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CUFI Warns Trump of Failing to Move Embassy to Jerusalem

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Speaking before a crowded gathering of pro-Israel supporters at the Christians United for Israel (CUFI) annual summit on Monday, former Congressman Allen West warned President Donald…

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Trump Certifies Iran Complying with Nuclear deal, Promises New Sanctions

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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WASHINGTON – The Trump administration certified on Monday night in its quarterly review that Iran was complying with the 2015 nuclear agreement while also warning about Tehran’s malign…

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Kafe Knesset for July 18

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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Submarine confusion: Is Israel going to lose out on the German submarines at the center of a major corruption scandal involving Netanyahu’s personal lawyer and cousin David Shimron?…

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