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avatar Barney Breen-Portnoy
Barney Breen-Portnoy is the Washington, D.C.-based senior correspondent for The Algemeiner. He previously worked in Tel Aviv, Israel as a journalist and served in the IDF Spokesperson's Unit. Barney holds a BA degree in Government and History from the University of Virginia. He can be reached at bbreenportnoy@algemeiner.com. Follow Barney on Twitter @bbreenportnoy.

ARTICLES BY: Barney Breen-Portnoy


March 29, 2017 10:20 pm
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Azerbaijani US Ambassador: Israel Is a Pragmatic Partner and Good Friend, We Want it to Be Normal for Muslims and Jews to Be Allies

Over the past two and a half decades, the Caucasus nation of Azerbaijan -- a Shiite Muslim-majority state -- has become a close ally of Israel,...

March 29, 2017 10:40 am
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Bereaved Family Members of American Victims of Palestinian Terrorism Urge Secretary of State to Deny Entry to US of Top Fatah Official With Long History of Incitement

Relatives of five American victims of Palestinian terrorism are calling on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to deny entry to the US of top Fatah official...

March 29, 2017 8:01 am
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Ethiopian-Israeli Activist: Anyone Who Says Jewish State Is an Apartheid Country Doesn’t Know What Apartheid Means

“If someone says Israel is an apartheid country, they don’t know what apartheid means,” an Ethiopian-Israeli activist told The Algemeiner on Monday. “For example, an apartheid...

March 28, 2017 10:50 am
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New Poll: Support Among Israeli Jews for West Bank Pullout, Establishment of Palestinian State Decreasing

Support among the Israeli Jewish public for a withdrawal from the West Bank and the establishment of a Palestinian state is decreasing, a new poll...

March 28, 2017 10:36 am
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Following VP Pence’s AIPAC Speech, Iran Slams US Over Support for ‘Zionist Regime’

Israel, not Iran, is to blame for instability across the Middle East, a Tehran regime official claimed on Tuesday. Responding to US Vice President Mike Pence’s...

March 27, 2017 5:40 pm
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Ambassador Nikki Haley at AIPAC: Days of Israel-Bashing at UN Are Over, There Is a New Sheriff in Town

“The days of Israel-bashing are over,” US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley vowed on Monday. "For anyone who says you can't get anything done...

March 27, 2017 10:01 am
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Netanyahu Tells AIPAC: For the Security of Both Israel and the US, We Must Defeat the Forces of Militant Islam

  Israel and the United States will “stand together, shoulder to shoulder, to ensure that light triumphs over darkness and hope triumphs over despair,” Prime Minister...

March 26, 2017 11:31 pm
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Pence at AIPAC: President Trump and I Stand Without Apology for Israel and We Always Will

“Under President Donald Trump, if the world knows nothing else, the world will know this -- America stands with Israel,” US Vice President Mike Pence...

March 26, 2017 12:21 pm
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Ex-British PM Tony Blair at AIPAC Conference: If Iranian Regime Were Benign, All Problems in Middle East Would Be Resolvable

“If you had a benign regime in Iran, all of the problems in the Middle East would be resolvable,” ex-British Prime Minister Tony Blair said...

March 26, 2017 10:48 am
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Ambassador Dermer at AIPAC Conference: For First Time in Many Years, There Is No Daylight Between US and Israeli Governments

“When it comes to the great challenges facing Israel and the United States, for the first time in many years, perhaps in many decades, there...

March 24, 2017 5:15 pm
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Ex-Israeli Supreme Court President: World Is Learning From Jewish State About Protecting Human Rights During Times of Terror

The Jewish state is a global human rights leader that is serving as an example to others as terrorism continues to plague the world, a...

March 24, 2017 5:08 pm
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Israelis Get Down and Dirty at First-Ever ‘Mud Day’ Race in Tel Aviv

Around 5,000 people got down and dirty on Friday during Israel’s first-ever “Mud Day” race in Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park, Channel 2 reported. Participants sloshed their...

March 24, 2017 12:43 pm
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UN Commission Adopts Israeli Resolution Aimed at Ending Workplace Sexual Harassment, Marking ‘Noteworthy’ Diplomatic Achievement for Jewish State

An Israeli resolution aimed at eliminating workplace sexual harassment has been adopted by consensus by the UN Commission on the Status of Women. "The adoption of...

March 24, 2017 12:32 pm
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Iran Analyst: Trump’s Nowruz Greeting Struck ‘Different Tone’ Than Those Issued by Obama

President Donald Trump has taken a tough stance toward the Tehran regime since he took office in January, but earlier this week he appeared to...

Features

AIPAC Policy Conference Adapts to the World of Trump

JNS.org - In recent years, AIPAC’s policy conferences have centered on hot-button issues such as the Iran nuclear deal, tension between the...

Israeli Knesset Enters Recess Amid Questions on Government’s Stability

JNS.org - During the past two weeks, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly...

Amid Political Turmoil at Home, Netanyahu Forges Ahead on Asia Pivot

JNS.org - As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced ongoing turmoil within his governing coalition...

Israel

Israel Defense Exports Reach $2.6 Billion, New Data Reveals

Israel’s military exports increased last year by 14%, according to data released Wednesday by the head of the relevant Defense Ministry’s division, the Hebrew news site Walla reported. According to the...

Middle East

Jordan’s King Abdullah: Mideast Peace Not Possible Without Establishm...

Jordan's King Abdullah said peace would not be attained in the Middle East without the creation of a Palestinian state...

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