Former US Official Explains Tensions Over Syria

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

“Israel is unwilling to accept any risk whereas the U.S. is willing to accept more risk and that causes greater disagreement.” WASHINGTON – On Monday evening, President Donald…

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Kafe Knesset for August 23

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

While Bibi is meeting Putin in Sochi, the US special envoy to Syria, Michael Ratney, is in Jerusalem this week, Kafe Knesset has learned. Ratney will be meeting…

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Daily Kickoff: Ahead of Kushner’s visit, Bibi goes to Sochi; “The Russians set the facts on the ground in Syria” | Abbas’ 45 day ultimatum for talks

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

  Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends  JI INTERVIEW — Rep. Lloyd Smucker (R-PA) discussed the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and President Trump’s response to the…

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Rep. Smucker Rebukes Palestinian PM for Terror Payments

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

WASHINGTON – Fresh off a trip to Israel with 32 other Republican House Members, Representative Lloyd Smucker (R-PA) slammed Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah for justifying payments to…

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Kafe Knesset for August 22

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Dasvidaniya, Bibi: Netanyahu is preparing for a day trip to Sochi, Russia. There, he will be meeting President Putin tomorrow for the sixth time in the past two…

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Daily Kickoff: Bannon allies accuse Kushner of blocking Jerusalem embassy move | What Adelson replied to Mort Klein | Why Icahn resigned as WH advisor

Monday, August 21, 2017

 Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends  LongRead: “Carl Icahn’s Failed Raid on Washington” by Patrick Radden Keefe: “If you squint, Trump and Icahn look…

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Kafe Knesset for August 21

Monday, August 21, 2017

Instructions from the top? This Saturday night marked the 39th consecutive week of protests near Attorney General Avihai Mandelblit’s home. The demonstrators continue to call for Netanyahu to…

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Jewish Dems Launch New National Group

Monday, August 21, 2017

Jewish Democrats are set to launch a new political organization, expanding their political activities to focus on the national conversation and ramp up Jewish outreach efforts for the…

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Boteach today: ‘Bannon and I are not close buddies’

Friday, August 18, 2017

WASHINGTON – After President Donald Trump fired Chief White House Strategist Steve Bannon on Friday, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach took the opportunity to urge the White House advisor to…

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Daily Kickoff: James Murdoch pledges $1M to ADL | J.K. Rowling on Trump: ‘He actually did bring Mideast together’ | Meet the Miami Marlins’ new owners

Friday, August 18, 2017

Have our people email your people. Share this sign up link with your friends  THE TRUMP EFFECT: “James Murdoch Pledges $1 Million to Anti-Defamation League as Trump Protest” by Maggie Haberman: “James Murdoch,…

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