Kafe Knesset for June 28

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Interview with Tzipi Livni: As the White House is brushing off reports which…

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Feinstein ‘Regrets’ Netanyahu’s Western Wall Decision

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) told Jewish Insider on Tuesday that she “regretted” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s recent move to scrap…

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Sherman Reflects on the Iran Nuclear Negotiations

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Wendy Sherman

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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Haley Vows to Veto Any Palestinian For Senior UN Post

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Photo by AIPAC

WASHINGTON – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley promised to block the appointment of any Palestinian official for a senior role at the United Nations on…

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Kafe Knesset for June 27

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day The religious wars continue: Two days after the controversial government decisions to suspend…

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JI Interview: Meet Rep. Brad Schneider

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Rep. Brad  Schneider

The Dem who puts his own money where his mouth is on Israel WASHINGTON – The 10th Congressional district in Illinois is one of the most competitive across…

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Israel One of Two Countries with Higher Trump Favorability Than Obama

Monday, June 26, 2017
Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead

The Pew Research Center released extensive public opinion polling on Monday showing Israel and Russia as the only two countries where President Donald Trump has higher favorability marks…

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Former Envoys: Abbas ‘Shunning’ Friedman is a Non-Issue

Monday, June 26, 2017
Photo credit: Mark Neiman (GPO)

The Trump Administration has reportedly protested Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ refusal to meet with U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman. “Ties were further strained after Abbas refused…

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Kafe Knesset for June 26

Monday, June 26, 2017
Israel western wall

Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Kotel compromise, conversion on the chopping block: The day after the cabinet capitulated…

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