Senate divided on Corker-Cotton Iran sanctions legislation

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
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WASHINGTON – After President Donald Trump declined to certify Iran’s compliance with the 2015 nuclear deal last week, Senators continue to express divergent perspectives on the best path…

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Sen. Schatz: ‘No way’ Corker-Cotton Iran bill passes

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Despite increased talk on Capitol Hill to strengthen sanctions against Iran, Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) dismissed the possibility that legislation targeting Tehran sponsored by Senators Bob…

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The Army Pilot, Married to a Rabbi, Seeking Corker’s Seat

Tuesday, October 17, 2017
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WASHINGTON – By most measures, the southern state of Tennessee would appear to be a significant challenge for any Democrat in the upcoming 2018 U.S. Senate race. The…

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Coons urges renegotiating sunset clause in Iran deal

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Ahead of President Donald Trump’s October 15 decision whether to decertify Iran’s adherence to the 2015 nuclear agreement, Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) backed renegotiating the deal…

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PA’s Zomlot calls for US forces in the West Bank

Monday, October 2, 2017
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WASHINGTON – In a lengthy briefing with reporters on Monday, Husam Zomlot, a top Palestinian diplomat, called for American soldiers to provide security in the West Bank during…

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After Trump’s third meeting with Bibi, experts perplexed with approach

Thursday, September 28, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Even back in 2004, when Donald Trump was the host of the reality television show The Apprentice, the real estate developer expressed supreme confidence in his…

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Lamborn presented with report indicting UNRWA textbooks

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Officials from the Simon Wiesenthal Center and Middle East Forum presented a new report to Representative Doug Lamborn (R-CO) on Tuesday blasting UNRWA for allegedly including…

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Kafe Knesset for September 26

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
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The tragic news of the Har Adar terror attack took over the agenda of the weekly cabinet meeting, which was postponed from Sunday and convened this morning. The…

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House committee to vote on Hezbollah sanctions bill

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
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WASHINGTON – The House Foreign Affairs Committee announced that this coming Thursday it will vote on legislation that tightens sanctions against the Lebanese terrorist organization Hezbollah. H.R. 3329…

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White House explains redirected funds to Palestinians

Monday, September 25, 2017
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WASHINGTON – A White House official confirmed Jewish Insider’s report on Wednesday that the Trump administration had quietly transferred an additional $20 million to Palestinian wastewater programs after the…

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