Kafe Knesset for July 20

Thursday, July 20, 2017

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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Meet the Jewish, Former CIA Officer Running for Congress in Michigan

Thursday, July 20, 2017

WASHINGTON – Serving in the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and Pentagon, Elissa Slotkin was deployed multiple times to Iraq after the 2003 U.S. invasion. During her third tour,…

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Trump Administration’s Mixed Signals on Taylor Force Act

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

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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Kafe Knesset for July 19

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

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

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

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

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

Monday, July 17, 2017

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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Dermer Blasts ‘Fake News’ on Israel

Monday, July 17, 2017

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

Monday, July 17, 2017

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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