Sunday, October 23rd | 21 Tishri 5777


Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.


Posts Tagged: AIPAC Hagel

February 26, 2013 1:57 am

Where Are the Fearless and Muscular Pro-Israel Activists?

For those involved in pro-Israel advocacy, now is the winter of our discontent. We're on the defensive in virtually every part of the world. The...

January 10, 2013 3:34 pm

Chuck Hagel, and Whether it is Better for Jews to be Quiet or Loud

The broad spectrum of responses that President Obama's nomination of former Nebraska Senator Chuck Hagel has engendered from within the pro-Israel community is noteworthy. Not...

January 9, 2013 12:13 pm

Ehud Barak Heads to Washington Amid Skepticism Over Hagel Nomination

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak will arrive in Washington Wednesday for discussions with high level officials, including Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, on bi-lateral security issues. The...

January 7, 2013 3:00 pm

Hagel, Amid Controversial Record on Israel, Nominated for Defense Secretary

President Barack Obama on Monday nominated former Nebraska senator Chuck Hagel, who has been criticized by Democrats and Republicans alike for his record on Israel, for...

December 21, 2012 1:42 pm

Nebraska Jews Recall Senator Chuck Hagel as “Unfriendly” and “Unmovable” on Israel; “Didn’t Give a Damn About the Jewish Community”

While former Nebraska Senator and likely Secretary of Defense nominee, Chuck Hagel, has drawn criticism in recent days over his foreign policy positions, and specifically his hostility to Israel, members of...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Trump Lays Out Agenda for First 100 Days in Office in Gettysburg Speech

Donald Trump planted a flag on hallowed ground Saturday morning by laying out near the Gettysburg National Battlefield what he would do in his first 100 days as President of...


Israel Security Agency: Terrorist Attacks in Jerusalem Doubled in September

Terrorist attacks in Jerusalem doubled last month compared to August, according to Israel’s security agency, the Shin Bet. There were 26 attacks in the capital in September, compared to 13 in...

Middle East

Turkey Expands Military Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington,...