Bill de Blasio: Keith Ellison Supports the Jewish Community, Israel

Sunday, February 12, 2017
Bill de Blasio and Keith Ellison

NEW YORK – New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio described Rep. Keith Ellison, a candidate for DNC Chair, as a “friend” of the Jewish community and a…

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Menendez: Senate Resolution Condemning UNSC ‘Should Still Proceed’

Friday, February 10, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON – Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) clarified on Thursday that the stalled S. Resolution 6 assailing the December UN Security Council vote critical of Israel is still alive….

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Kafe Knesset for Feb. 10

Friday, February 10, 2017
Photo credit: Kobi Gideon (GPO)

Preparations for the first meeting between Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Trump continue. According to an Israeli official involved in the preparations, the White House is going out…

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UANI Panel Discusses New U.S. Policy on Iran

Thursday, February 9, 2017

United Against a Nuclear Iran (UANI) co-hosted a panel discussion with JINSA on Thursday afternoon to discuss US policy towards Iran during the Trump Administration. Meeting on Capitol…

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Corker: Defunding UN is ‘Taking a Hammer’ When ‘Scalpel’ More Useful

Thursday, February 9, 2017
Bob Corker

WASHINGTON– Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) criticized a bill proposed by fellow GOP Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Lindsay Graham (R-SC), which calls for the immediate defunding of all…

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Kafe Knesset for Feb. 9

Thursday, February 9, 2017
Netanyahu Likud

Netanyahu is back at the Blair House next week. A PMO official confirmed the White house has invited PM Benjamin Netanyahu, his wife Sarah, and senior members of…

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Washington Institute Panel Previews Trump-Netanyahu Meeting

Thursday, February 9, 2017
Robert Sattloff and David Makovsky

The Washington Institute hosted a policy forum to discuss the agenda of President Trump and PM Netanyahu’s first Oval Office meeting and the broader issues at stake for…

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Kafe Knesset for Feb. 8

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Screenshot via YouTube/IsraeliPM

It was a bright, sunny day today in Jerusalem, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu decided to enjoy the great winter weather with a publicized outdoor stroll. He invited…

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INTERVIEW: Dan Shapiro Reflects on Time as Ambassador to Israel

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Photo by Haim Zach / GPO

WASHINGTON – Few officials enjoyed popularity ratings among Israelis as Dan Shapiro did while serving as President Obama’s US Ambassador to Israel. While 80% of Israelis in a…

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Cardin: No Delay in Friedman’s Confirmation Hearing

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Photo via Facebook/Sen. Ben Cardin

WASHINGTON – Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) denied a Ynet report on Tuesday that the confirmation process for David Friedman, President Trump’s nominee for US Ambassador to Israel, has…

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