Dr. Dermer Makes His Jewish Mom Proud

Thursday, May 25, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

In front of thousands of graduates, their family members and friends, gathered in the Madison Square Garden Theater on Thursday, Israel’s Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer delivered…

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Tillerson Embraces Middle East Linkage Theory

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Aboard Air Force One on Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson appeared to embrace the linkage theory of Middle East peace, as he explained President Trump’s…

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Top Senate Democrat Dismissive of Rouhani Victory

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Photo via Facebook/Sen. Ben Cardin

WASHINGTON – The Ranking Democratic member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ben Cardin (D-MD) minimized the victory of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who won the country’s elections…

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Democrats and Republicans Flip on Western Wall

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Photo credit: Israel Bardugo

WASHINGTON – Secretary of State Rex Tillerson refused to answer whether Jerusalem’s Western Wall or Kotel is part of Israel when asked by Pool reporters on Monday morning…

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Bibi Changes the News Narrative, Perhaps Intentionally

Monday, May 22, 2017
Photo credit: Amos Ben-Gershom (GPO)

President Trump came to Israel with an ambitious task: relaunch the peace process and get the Israelis and Palestinians to agree to certain guidelines that would help the…

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Dems Undecided on Imminent Iran Sanctions Vote

Friday, May 19, 2017
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WASHINGTON – The Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC) is expected to advance legislation next week tightening sanctions against Iran with a vote possibly coming as early as Tuesday,…

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Mort Klein Calls White House Staffer ‘Pro-Hamas’

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
via Facebook/ZOA

Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Daniel Shapiro says Klein’s statement is “ridiculous” and “offensive” Mort Klein, President of the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA), on Wednesday released a…

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How Progressive Democrats Are Approaching Israel

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Hundreds of liberal activists gathered at the Center for American Progress’ (CAP) 2017 Ideas Conference on Tuesday. The attendees were joined by the leaders of the…

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McMaster Refuses to Clarify U.S. Position on Kotel

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
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U.S. National Security H.R. McMaster briefed reporters about President Donald Trump’s upcoming trip overseas at the White House on Tuesday. The President’s Israel trip schedule: “The President will…

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Under Trump, Daylight Re-emerges in US-Israel Relationship

Monday, May 15, 2017
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Just days before President Donald Trump’s first visit to Israel, the U.S.-Israel relationship is undergoing its first major crisis in the Trump era. ZOA’s Klein: “The President is…

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