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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Would Obama Be Acting Differently At The UN Had Hillary Won?

Friday, December 23, 2016

WASHINGTON —In a quick turn of events, Egypt has decided to delay on Thursday a draft United Nations Security Council resolution condemning Israeli settlement construction. While there is…

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Lapid: U.S. Presidential Transition Time ‘Dangerous’ for Israel

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The last three months of President Barack Obama’s term – known as presidential interregnum – will be critical and could have “dangerous” implications for Israel, one of Israel’s…

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Obama Renews Waiver Delaying Jerusalem Embassy Relocation

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

President Barack Obama on Wednesday renewed a presidential waiver suspending the relocation of the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem for another six months. “Pursuant to the…

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Will President Obama Speak at J Street?

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Speculation abounds that President Obama may refocus his attention, during the final year of his presidency, on the failed Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Observers now wonder where and when? Election…

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Kasich Defends Israel’s Settlement Policy

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Republican presidential candidate John Kasich addressed the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and the U.S.-Israel relationship in great detail on the campaign trail Wednesday afternoon, a rarity in his over…

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First Jewish Woman Named WH Legislative Affairs Director

Sunday, January 31, 2016

President Barack Obama on Friday tapped Democratic House Leader Nancy Pelosi’s long-time policy director, Amy Rosenbaum, as the White House’s new Director of Legislative Affairs. Rosenbaum will replace…

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Obama: In Face of Rising Antisemitism, ‘We Are All Jews’

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

President Barack Obama honored International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Wednesday by declaring, “We are all Jews.” Addressing the Righteous Among Nations Awards Ceremony at the Israeli Embassy in…

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Gallup: Jewish Approval of Obama Stabilizes at 55%

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

President Barack Obama’s approval rating among Jewish Americans has slightly improved, ultimately stabilized, in 2015 after a 13-percentage point drop between late 2012 and 2014, a new Gallup…

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What 2016 Hopefuls Had to Say on the Iran Deal

Sunday, January 17, 2016

The U.S. prisoner swap deal with Iran announced on Saturday and the lifting of sanctions on Iran as the implementation of the nuclear deal took effect prompted the…

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