Trump Administration’s Mixed Signals on Taylor Force Act

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
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WASHINGTON – The White House agrees with the “high-level goals” of Congressional legislation aimed to stop the Palestinian Authority’s payments to families of terrorists’, an administration official told…

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Dermer Blasts ‘Fake News’ on Israel

Monday, July 17, 2017
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‘Tonight I’d like to talk to you about Fake News,” Israel’s Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer started his speech at the annual Christians United for Israel’s ‘Night to Honor…

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Senators Demand Action on Palestinian Terror Payments

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Republican and Democratic lawmakers called for a dramatic reduction in U.S. aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Wednesday….

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Friedman Joins Greenblatt in Meeting with Palestinian Negotiators

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Photo by U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman joined President Trump’s envoy to the Middle East, Jason Greenblatt in his meeting with senior Palestinian officials in Jerusalem on Tuesday, a…

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Trump Admin hits roadblocks for Israeli-Palestinian talks

Monday, July 10, 2017
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas with  Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt - Photo: Reuters

WASHINGTON – It was one of the most dramatic moments of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s June testimony. Speaking before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, the top U.S….

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Trump Slammed for Skipping Visit to Warsaw Ghetto Memorial

Thursday, July 6, 2017
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The Jewish community in Poland harshly criticized President Donald Trump for not visiting the Monument to the Ghetto Heroes while in town on Thursday. The site is located…

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Friedman Hosts First 4th of July Celebration in Israel

Monday, July 3, 2017
Photo by U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv/Flickr

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and his wife Tammy hosted their first 4th of July celebration at the Ambassador’s official residence in Herzliya on Monday. The annual event…

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WH to Ramp Up Pressure on Iran Without Congress

Thursday, June 29, 2017
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Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin on Thursday promised to increase economic pressure on Iran as the advancement of the new Russia-Iran sanctions bill – recently passed by the…

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Sherman Reflects on the Iran Nuclear Negotiations

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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Wendy Sherman, former Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs and chief U.S. negotiator for the Iranian nuclear deal discussed her experience leading the negotiations in a conversation with…

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De Blasio: NYC is Center of the Jewish Universe

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Photo by  Edwin J. Torres/ NYC Mayor's Office

Mayor Bill de Blasio, running for reelection in November, touted his strong pro-Israel credentials in front of a large Jewish crowd at City Hall’s annual Jewish Heritage reception,…

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