McMaster Refuses to Clarify U.S. Position on Kotel

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
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U.S. National Security H.R. McMaster briefed reporters about President Donald Trump’s upcoming trip overseas at the White House on Tuesday. The President’s Israel trip schedule: “The President will…

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Kafe Knesset for April 16

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Jerusalem syndrome: At Jewish weddings, we always recite the Psalm that we…

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Top Palestinian Blames Washington Institute for Failed Peace Process

Monday, May 15, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Speaking before a packed crowd on Monday afternoon at the National Press Club, Husam Zomlot, the PLO’s Chief Representative to the U.S., called out the Washington…

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Under Trump, Daylight Re-emerges in US-Israel Relationship

Monday, May 15, 2017
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Just days before President Donald Trump’s first visit to Israel, the U.S.-Israel relationship is undergoing its first major crisis in the Trump era. ZOA’s Klein: “The President is…

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What to Expect from Trump’s Israel Visit

Monday, May 15, 2017
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WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump will be departing on Friday for his first foreign trip overseas with stops in Saudi Arabia, the Vatican, Israel and the West Bank….

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Kafe Knesset for May 15

Monday, May 15, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Bibi Vs Bennett, round….. It is a well known tune, one we have…

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The Former AIPAC, RJC Staffer Running for Congress

Friday, May 12, 2017
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WASHINGTON – While the 2018 Congressional elections are more than 18 months away, Republican Jeremy Wynes launched his campaign this week to represent Illinois’ 10th District. A father…

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Kafe Knesset for May 12

Friday, May 12, 2017
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Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked met her US counterpart Jeff Sessions yesterday for the very first time, concluding a five-day visit to NYC and DC in the midst of…

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Kafe Knesset for April 11

Thursday, May 11, 2017
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Sign up for the Daily Kickoff newsletter to read Kafe Knesset in your inbox each day Raising Jerusalem above all our joys: The Foreign Ministry Workers’ Union, which…

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Israeli Minister: Israel Would be ‘Grateful’ if Taylor Force Act Passes

Thursday, May 11, 2017
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WASHINGTON – At a Hudson Institute luncheon on Wednesday, Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked endorsed the Taylor Force Act, legislation introduced by Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) to cut…

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