Meet Danny Danon, Israel’s Ambassador to the UN

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Via Twitter/@IsraelinUN

Two years into the job, Danny Danon seems to be enjoying his perch as Israel’s top diplomat at the United Nations. Danon, 46, was Deputy Minister of Defense…

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Congress skeptical about British lobbying on Iran deal

Friday, November 3, 2017
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WASHINGTON – With British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson coming to town next week to lobby Congress to save the Iran Deal, lawmakers expressed skepticism regarding the efforts. “I…

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What lessons should be drawn from the NY attack?

Thursday, November 2, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Attention on Capitol Hill focused on the aftermath of the terror attack that killed eight after a 29-year old Uzbekistani national Sayfullo Saipov plunged a truck…

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Rep. Rohrabacher defends association with Holocaust denier

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
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WASHINGTON – After the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) blasted Representative Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) for reportedly “welcoming Charles Johnson to a meeting,” the California lawmaker penned a letter to the…

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Haley reverses Congressional testimony on US aid to the PA

Monday, October 30, 2017
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WASHINGTON – U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley backtracked on remarks she made to the House Foreign Affairs Committee (HFAC) this summer regarding Washington’s economic assistance…

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Kafe Knesset for October 30

Monday, October 30, 2017
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Hi-Tech Defense: The latest breaking story from Israel today is the destruction of a Hamas terror tunnel from Khan Yunis in southern Gaza, into Israel. Prime Minister Benjamin…

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If Congress was in charge of negotiating Middle East peace

Friday, October 27, 2017
Photo by Jacob Kornbluh

WASHINGTON – In a September 28 interview with Walla News, U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman promised that the Trump administration would unveil within months a peace proposal…

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Royce: Taylor Force Act to advance House committee in ‘few weeks’

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Ed Royce (R-CA) announced on Monday that legislation to cut off U.S. economic assistance to the Palestinian Authority, if…

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Sen. Carper: ACLU’s objections motivation for declining to co-sponsor anti-BDS bill

Friday, October 20, 2017
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Progressive Senators may still vote for the legislation but they are holding off from co-sponsoring until they receive clarification from Senator Ben Cardin WASHINGTON – With the Israel…

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Senators slam potential Fatah-Hamas unity government

Thursday, October 19, 2017
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WASHINGTON – With progress made towards a Fatah-Hamas reconciliation during the past weeks, Senators expressed concern about the role of the Hamas in a Palestinian unity government. “I…

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