Kafe Knesset for September 7

Thursday, September 7, 2017
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Mum’s the word: Israeli officials, as always, kept mum this morning as the country woke up to news of an air strike on a military factory in Syria….

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Amendment cutting US aid to UNRWA & UNHRC advances

Thursday, September 7, 2017
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WASHINGTON – An amendment from Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) that would sever U.S. aid to the United Nations Relief Works Agency (UNRWA) — an agency that exclusively assists…

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Rep. Pocan blasts Palestinian Authority for arresting Amro

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
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WASHINGTON – As one of the more outspoken Congressmen regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Representative Mark Pocan (D-WI) spearheaded a June letter advocating on behalf of Palestinian activist Issa…

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Congress divided on Haley’s Iran sanctions proposal

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
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WASHINGTON –U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley delivered a forceful speech — followed by a Q&A session — at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) on Tuesday…

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Kafe Knesset for September 6

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
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From Hollywood to the interrogation room: The first rule of Fight Club is that there is no Fight Club. So maybe the fact that “Fight Club” producer Arnon…

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US official on peace process: ‘These efforts take multi-years’

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Even before the arrival of the U.S. delegation to the Middle East in late August, Palestinian patience had begun to wear thin. The visit followed numerous…

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Kafe Knesset for September 5

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
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The Chief of Staff Curse: The criminal rope involving Netanyahu’s present advisors, past advisors and associates is increasingly tightening in recent days. The Police have shifted into high…

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Netanyahu told Congressional Dems he backs two states

Friday, September 1, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed his support for a two state solution in an August meeting with Congressional Democrats, Representative Frank Pallone (D-NJ) told Jewish…

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Kafe Knesset for September 1

Friday, September 1, 2017
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The BB-Sheldon Hotline: So just how close are Bibi and Sheldon and what is the extent of the PM’s involvement in Adelson’s freebie, Israel Hayom? That was the…

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Greenblatt’s Gaza proposal leaves more questions than answers

Thursday, August 31, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Towards the end of Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt’s trip to the Middle East this week, he visited the Israeli-Gaza border with IDF Maj. Gen. Yoav…

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