Senators Demand Action on Palestinian Terror Payments

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
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WASHINGTON – Republican and Democratic lawmakers called for a dramatic reduction in U.S. aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Wednesday….

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Kafe Knesset for July 12

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

The Gabbay Effect: The Labor Party has jumped in the polls a day after Avi Gabbay won the leadership contest. Under Isaac Herzog, the party had taken a nosedive…

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State Dept: Friedman’s Meeting Palestinian Negotiators ‘Perhaps an Upgrade’

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
photo by Haim Zach / GPO

WASHINGTON – U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman’s meeting with senior Palestinian negotiators is “not a downgrade but perhaps even an upgrade,” State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert said…

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State Dept: Israel Takes Trump’s Concerns About Settlements Into Account

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Photo credit: Amos Ben-Gershom (GPO)

WASHINGTON – The Israeli government has “implemented a policy” that takes President Donald Trump’s concerns about settlement construction “into account” despite the recent announcement that it advanced plans…

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Friedman Joins Greenblatt in Meeting with Palestinian Negotiators

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Photo by U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman joined President Trump’s envoy to the Middle East, Jason Greenblatt in his meeting with senior Palestinian officials in Jerusalem on Tuesday, a…

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Kafe Knesset for July 11

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
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Last night, hundreds of Labor party activists gathered in Tel Aviv to witness the results of the party’s leadership runoff. Activists broke out in tears of excitement as…

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Trump Admin hits roadblocks for Israeli-Palestinian talks

Monday, July 10, 2017
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas with  Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt - Photo: Reuters

WASHINGTON – It was one of the most dramatic moments of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s June testimony. Speaking before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, the top U.S….

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Trump Slammed for Skipping Visit to Warsaw Ghetto Memorial

Thursday, July 6, 2017
via Twitter/Ivanka Trump

The Jewish community in Poland harshly criticized President Donald Trump for not visiting the Monument to the Ghetto Heroes while in town on Thursday. The site is located…

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Despite US Pressure, Most Palestinians Support Terrorist Payments

Thursday, July 6, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

In the face of increased pressure from the Trump administration and Congress to end Palestinian terrorists’ payments, a new poll released on Wednesday showed that an overwhelming majority…

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Friedman Hosts First 4th of July Celebration in Israel

Monday, July 3, 2017
Photo by U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv/Flickr

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and his wife Tammy hosted their first 4th of July celebration at the Ambassador’s official residence in Herzliya on Monday. The annual event…

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