Pence: ‘Question of When’ Trump Will Move Embassy to Jerusalem

Monday, July 17, 2017
pence at cufi

Vice President Mike Pence assured thousands of Christian supporters of Israel on Monday that it’s only a matter of time until President Donald Trump moves the U.S. Embassy…

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CFR’s Haass: Only ‘Optimist on Steroids’ Believes Syrian Ceasefire Will Hold

Monday, July 17, 2017
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WASHINGTON – After six years of horrific bloodshed across Syria, President Donald Trump has invested presidential credibility towards negotiating a ceasefire with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in…

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Kafe Knesset for July 17

Monday, July 17, 2017
Photo: Haim Tzah, GPO

Dispatch from Paris: Providing the perfect summer break from ongoing scandals and affairs surrounding him and his closest confidants, Netanyahu is spending the week far away in Europe….

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JI Viewpoints on 2nd Anniversary of Iran deal

Sunday, July 16, 2017
Obama and Biden walk together after Obama announced that the United States, with five other major world powers, and Iran have reached a nuclear deal (Reuters/Joshua Roberts)

Alan Solow, former Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations: “Two years into the deal, I think that the indications are that Iran is in compliance with…

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Kafe Knesset for July 14

Friday, July 14, 2017
Netanyahu Knesset committee

Calls to change the status quo on Temple Mount: After this morning’s terrorist attack on the Temple Mount, in which three assailants opened fire, killing two border policemen,…

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State Dept Questions if Taylor Force Act ‘Accomplishes’ Objective of Stopping Terror

Thursday, July 13, 2017
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Top State Department official notes Palestinian progress in cutting terror payments WASHINGTON – A top State Department official expressed skepticism regarding the efficiency of the Taylor Force Act…

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Bipartisan Letter Demands Answers on Bob Levinson

Thursday, July 13, 2017
Levinson family handout via Reuters

WASHINGTON – Nearly two dozen lawmakers led by Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Marco Rubio (R-FL) published a letter to President Donald Trump imploring the White House to increase…

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Kafe Knesset for July 13

Thursday, July 13, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

Dropping like flies: The walls seem to be closing in on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as several of his closest allies have been implicated in corruption scandals. Yesterday…

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Kafe Knesset for July 12

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

The Gabbay Effect: The Labor Party has jumped in the polls a day after Avi Gabbay won the leadership contest. Under Isaac Herzog, the party had taken a nosedive…

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State Dept: Friedman’s Meeting Palestinian Negotiators ‘Perhaps an Upgrade’

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
photo by Haim Zach / GPO

WASHINGTON – U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman’s meeting with senior Palestinian negotiators is “not a downgrade but perhaps even an upgrade,” State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert said…

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