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Posts Tagged: Chuck Hagel Obama

January 30, 2013 8:45 am

What to Ask Chuck Hagel About Iran’s Nuclear Threat

The confirmation hearing for Chuck Hagel as defense secretary on Thursday will provide senators with a critical opportunity to probe the nominee's views on...

January 16, 2013 2:00 am

Senator Jim Inhofe Announces Opposition to Hagel Appointment

Senator Jim Inhofe (R-OK) announced that he would not back Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel Tuesday, after the two met to discuss his positions...

January 9, 2013 10:07 am

Hageltopia: Hagel and His Original Ideas About the “Jewish Lobby”

There were plenty of good candidates to pick from for the post of next U.S. Secretary of Defense. For President Barack Obama, Chuck Hagel...

January 7, 2013 7:03 pm

Alan Dershowitz on Chuck Hagel Nomination: “This Was a Great Appointment for Tehran”

"No I'm not" said Israel advocate and President Obama supporter Alan Dershowitz, when asked by The Algemeiner if he was surprised by the President's decision to nominate...

January 7, 2013 4:34 pm

Ed Koch on Chuck Hagel Nomination: Obama’s Reneging on His Conveyed Support for Israel Has Come Earlier Than I Thought

In an interview with The Algemeiner, former Mayor of New York, Ed Koch, a lifelong Democrat who supported President Obama's recent re-election, expressed disappointment with...

January 3, 2013 8:51 am

Chuck Hagel, Obama’s Legacy Destroyer

If President Obama nominates former Senator Chuck Hagel to replace Leon Panetta as Defense Secretary, it will not only serve as a monumental middle finger...

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 15, 2012 10:56 pm

Ed Koch on Chuck Hagel as Defense Secretary: “It Would be a Terrible Appointment”

In a recent interview with The Algemeiner, former New York Mayor and staunch backer of President Obama's re-election, Ed Koch, strongly opposed the possible appointment...


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...


American Citizen Sentenced to 18 Years in Iranian Prison for Collaborating ...

A dual Iranian-American national says he has been sentenced to 18 years in prison in Iran for allegedly collaborating with...


Intense Anti-Abbas Clashes Reported Near Ramallah, Nablus, Jenin

Intense clashes erupted in three refugee camps Tuesday night between Palestinian youths and Palestinian Authority security forces, after a protest over the recent expulsion from the Fatah party of a...

Middle East

Kurdish Peshmerga Forces Just 5 Miles From Mosul as Offensive Continues

Kurdish Peshmerga forces are within 5 miles (8 kilometers) of Mosul, commanders said Sunday, after days of fighting and sweeping territorial gains in the operation to free the key Iraqi...