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Posts Tagged: Chuck Hagel Israel

May 15, 2014 1:24 pm

U.S. Secretary of Defense Hagel Visits Israel for Security Talks

Ynet - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel landed in Israel for a visit dedicated to security related talks and the US financial aid to Israel's cash-strapped...

February 24, 2014 8:07 am

Obama, Israel, and the Return of Robert Malley

JNS.org - That there is widespread anxiety over the Obama administration's Middle East policies is hardly a secret. If we have learned anything...

October 31, 2013 11:09 pm

Chuck Hagel Announces Expedited Order of V-22 Osprey Aircraft to Israel

U.S. Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel, announced Thursday that the Department of Defense has decided to provide Israel with six advanced V-22 Osprey aircraft.  The...

January 30, 2013 12:12 pm

Chuck Hagel in 2003: Israel “Keeping the Palestinians Caged Up Like Animals”

A recently surfaced article about Chuck Hagel in the Lincoln Journal Star quotes the defense secretary nominee as saying Israel is keeping the "Palestinians caged...

January 28, 2013 10:08 am

In 2008, Obama Campaign Disinvited Hagel From Israel Trip

Washington Post - Largely unremarked upon, an incident in the 2008 presidential campaign reflects just how horrendous Chuck Hagel's relationship with Israel was —...

January 22, 2013 1:58 am

What Do John Kerry, Chuck Hagel, and John Brennan Have in Common?

President Obama spent his first term pushing from power long-standing Arab allies in Egypt and Tunisia; seeking to engage the now blood-soaked Syrian dictator Bashar...

January 14, 2013 12:49 am

Opinion: Hagel Nomination Sends Chilling Signal About Obama’s Second Term

In light of the opposition generated when former senator Chuck Hagel's candidacy for defense secretary was initially mooted, most analysts predicted - mistakenly ...

January 14, 2013 12:43 am

Opinion: Why Iran Supports Chuck Hagel

President Obama's nomination of Chuck Hagel was meant to send a message, and it has: That President Obama is not serious about stopping ...

January 7, 2013 2:21 pm

Jewish Responses to Hagel Nomination Include Strong Opposition, Puzzlement, and Reluctant Acceptance

Debate over Chuck Hagel's history with Israel and the Jewish community has hit a fever pitch as anticipation mounts that U.S. President Barack Obama will nominate...

January 4, 2013 11:27 am

The Hagelian Dialectic

The Chuck Hagel trial balloon has been aloft for weeks now, not to burst or land - since its lofting was never officially acknowledged -...

December 31, 2012 1:50 am

Obama Stands by Chuck Hagel, Says None of His Statements Disqualify Him (VIDEO)

In an interview with David Gregory on Meet the Press today, President Obama defended former Senator Chuck Hagel who has been named as a possible...

December 30, 2012 1:50 am

Top Jewish Leader Says Chuck Hagel Nomination on Monday is “Most Likely”

A top Jewish leader said that former senator Chuck Hagel is likely to be nominated by the White House for the position of Defense Secretary...

December 28, 2012 2:07 pm

Tom Friedman: Confused and Clearly Hostile to Israel

In his December 26 New York Times editorial, Tom Friedman wrote in support of former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel and the possibility that he will...

December 24, 2012 6:13 pm

Hagel – A Litmus Test of Obama’s Attitude to Israel

The possible nomination of former Republican Senator Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense will represent a litmus test as to whether President Obama...


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel

JNS.org - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Study: Latest Palestinian Textbooks Show Increased Indoctrination to Jihad and Martyrdom

JNS.org - In July 2017, the Palestinian Authority (PA) schoolbooks for the...

Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State

JNS.org - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers

JNS.org - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...


Palestinian Authority President Abbas Calls US Ambassador to Israel Friedma...

Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday criticized US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman for his support of Israeli...

Middle East

On Eve of Trump-Saudi Meeting, Riyadh Calls Iran Nuclear Deal Flawed

Saudi Arabia called the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers a "flawed agreement" on Monday, on the eve of a meeting between the Saudi crown prince and US President Donald Trump who...