Obama Renews Waiver Delaying Jerusalem Embassy Relocation

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
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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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Ya’alon Reaches Out to Donors In Preparation For Potential Run Against Netanyahu

Monday, May 30, 2016
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Former Israeli Defense Minister Moshe “Bogie” Ya’alon has begun the first phase of launching a potential run for prime minister as head of a new political party, or…

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Sanders: Israel’s Right to Exist in Peace & Security Not Up For Debate

Sunday, May 29, 2016
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Israel’s right to exist in peace and security will be a general recognition by the entire Democratic convention and not be up for debate, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie…

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Eric Trump Says Iran Deal Convinced Donald Trump to Run for President

Sunday, May 29, 2016
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The Iranian nuclear deal was one of the main factors that influenced Donald Trump’s decision to run for president in 2016, his son, Eric Trump, said on Sunday….

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Jewish Leaders Express Concern Over Proposed Changes to Dem Platform on Israel

Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Bernie Sanders’ appointments of Cornel West and James Zogby as his representatives to the Democratic party’s platform drafting committee are drawing strong condemnation from U.S. Jewish leaders. In…

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Ross: U.S. Distancing Itself From Israel Won’t Bring Stability to Mideast

Sunday, May 22, 2016
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Pressuring Israel and distancing itself from her to solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict will not result in stability in the Middle East region, former Mideast peace envoy Dennis Ross…

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Report: Sanders to Demand Provisions in Dem Party Platform on Israel

Friday, May 20, 2016
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders speaks during a Democratic debate in New York

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is planning to use his leverage to change current U.S. policy on Israel in  the Democratic Party’s platform at the convention in Philadelphia,…

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In Letter to Jewish Leaders, Clinton Reaffirms Commitment to Combat BDS Efforts

Monday, May 9, 2016
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Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton on Sunday reaffirmed her opposition to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) that targets Israel ahead of the United Methodists’ convention on…

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Adelson Backs Trump for President

Friday, May 6, 2016
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Republican megadonor Sheldon Adelson on Thursday expressed his support for Donald Trump as the presumptive Republican nominee for president in 2016. “Yes, I’m a Republican, he’s a Republican….

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Trump ‘Disappointed’ With Netanyahu Over Canceled Israel Trip

Thursday, April 14, 2016
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s statement repudiating his proposed plan to ban all Muslims entering the United States was disappointing, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told Jewish Insider…

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