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Posts Tagged: Chuck Hagel

November 24, 2014 12:48 pm
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New York Times Suggests Hagel Resignation Was Due to Political Pressure

JNS.org - U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, a past source of controversy due to his statements about Israel, will resign. The New York Times, citing...

November 2, 2014 1:56 pm
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Israel Signs Weapons Deals With United States and Canada

Israel recently announced the purchase of a second squadron of F-35 multipurpose fighter planes from the United States. The news follows reports that an earlier sale...

October 24, 2014 4:12 pm
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Jewish Advocacy Group Criticizes U.S. Snub to Israeli Defense Minister Ya’alon

Bilateral relations between the United States and Israel were further bruised this week when it emerged that Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon was prevented by...

May 16, 2014 10:10 am
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Netanyahu, Hagel Discuss Iran Nuclear Program in Jerusalem

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel discussed the Iranian nuclear program in public comments on Friday...

May 15, 2014 1:24 pm
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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...

May 12, 2014 9:36 am
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Israel Joins Global Effort to Rescue Schoolgirls Kidnapped by Nigeria Terrorist Group Boko Haram

JNS.org - Israel is sending anti-terrorism experts to Nigeria to assist with the search for 276 Nigerian girls who were kidnapped last month by the...

February 24, 2014 8:07 am
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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...

December 9, 2013 1:09 am
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U.S. Secretary of Defense Hagel Tries to Reassure Gulf Allies on Iran

Israel Hayom - U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel visited American allies in the Gulf on Saturday to ease concerns over the Iran nuclear deal in...

November 5, 2013 11:34 am
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Hagel: Iran Negotiating Because of Israeli Pressure

Iran has been responsive to international pressure over its nuclear program in large part because of Israel, U.S. Secretary of Defense told Bloomberg News. "It's true...

October 7, 2013 9:12 am
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Defense Department Calls Back Furloughed Workers

Politico - The Pentagon is calling many of its furloughed civilian employees back to work after concluding Congress gave Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel enough authority...

August 30, 2013 8:19 am
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France Remains Firm in Backing Action on Syria

BBC - The French president has said a vote by UK MPs against involvement in military strikes on Syria has not changed France's...

July 11, 2013 4:24 pm
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What the Ron Dermer Appointment Signals

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's announcement this week that his trusted aide Ron Dermer will replace Michael Oren as the Jewish State's ambassador to Washington is...

June 24, 2013 9:00 am
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How Not to Inspire Confidence

This is what happens when the President of the United States is dragged into making foreign and defense policy decisions, instead of determining American interests...

June 21, 2013 8:35 am
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Defense Secretary Hagel: Taliban Talks ‘Worth the Risk’

The Hill - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Thursday defended the administration's decision to launch peace talks with the Taliban, saying the move...

Culture

What’s New — and Jewish — On and Off Broadway

Below is a listing of shows with Jewish connections on and off-Broadway. BROADWAY Angels in America, written by Tony Kushner, stars Nathan Lane and Andrew...

Australian Rock Star Nick Cave to Boycotters: ‘I Love Israel’

JNS.org – Australian rock star Nick Cave is facing backlash from BDS supporters following...

A Contemporary Renaissance for Jewish Art

Every year, the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem hosts an open house, where the entire building is...

Features

Iran Faces Israel’s Game-Changing Air Power

Iran has big plans to create a military outpost in Syria, right on Israel’s doorstep. From there, the Islamic Republic...

Israeli-American Group Seeks to Be ‘Glue,’ Not ‘Wedge,’ for US Jewry

JNS.org - As Jewish communal organizations throughout the US  struggle to maintain membership levels...

World

UK Buys Israeli Iron Dome Technology to Defend Falkland Islands

JNS.org - The United Kingdom has signed a $104 million contract for the purchase of advanced missile defense technology used in Israel’s Iron Dome short-range missile defense system. In purchasing the Sky...

Middle East

At Least 235 Killed, 109 Injured in Deadly Egypt Mosque Attack

At least 184 people were killed and 125 injured when gunmen armed with explosives attacked a Sufi mosque in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, according to officials quoted by the state...

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