Kafe Knesset for June 15

Thursday, June 15, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Trump, Israelis, Palestinians – and the settlers: The US special envoy, Jason Greenblatt,…

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Tillerson Urged to Appoint Anti-Semitism Envoy

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
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Jewish American leaders expressed concern over comments made by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday about leaving empty the Office of the Special Envoy to Monitor and…

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Tillerson Warns Palestinians: Trump Could Become ‘Disinterested’

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Testifying before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned the Palestinians about the consequences of failing to take tangible steps…

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Kafe Knesset for June 14

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Secretary Tillerson’s statement that the Palestinian Authority (PA) has changed its policy of…

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Corker Hopes to Pass Taylor Force Act by August

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Taylor Force Act

WASHINGTON – Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee indicated on Tuesday that the committee will vote on the Taylor Force Act before Congress…

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Kafe Knesset for June 13

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Tensions on the southern border continue to exacerbate: On Sunday evening, the security cabinet…

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Jim Banks: The Most Recently Deployed Serviceman in Congress

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Serving in the Indiana State Senate, Representative Jim Banks (R-IN) received an unusual call, at least for a sitting lawmaker. As a reservist in the U.S….

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Kafe Knesset for June 12

Monday, June 12, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Labor versus BB: NO: The Haaretz expose revealing a secret Netanyahu-Herzog-Sissi meeting…

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Lawmakers Discuss Bolstering Financial Pressure Against Hezbollah

Friday, June 9, 2017
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WASHINGTON – The House Foreign Affairs Committee held a hearing on Thursday devoted to increasing the economic pressure against Hezbollah, the Lebanese terrorist organization which has fought multiple…

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Kafe Knesset for June 9

Friday, June 9, 2017
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Haley’s High Heels: After a private helicopter tour of the country’s borders yesterday, UN Ambassador Nikki Haley kicked off her third day in Israel at a meeting this morning…

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