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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

A ‘Wonder Woman’ Purim as Israel Gets Ready to Party

JNS.org - Queen Esther and Uncle Mordechai, King Ahasuerus and that rogue Haman. All of them (and even poor old deposed...

Israeli Basketball Player Omri Casspi Educates NBA Teammate About Keeping Kosher

Israeli NBA player Omri Casspi taught one of his teammates about the Jewish dietary...

Features

First Aid Under Fire: Israeli Officer Details Medical Challenges at Gaza Border

JNS.org - In emergency care during combat, every minute can make the difference between life...

Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel

JNS.org - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

World

UC-Irvine Investigation Clears Pro-Israel Students of Misbehavior Accusatio...

The University of California, Irvine has dismissed charges that a pro-Israel group on campus behaved improperly toward members of Students...

Israel

Israel’s United Hatzalah Receives Award in Panama

JNS.org - United Hatzalah received an award from the Panama Homefront Command on Feb. 5, honoring the organization for providing lifesaving first-response assistance in the Central American country. Jose Donderis, president of...

Middle East

Qatar Says Gaza Aid Spares Israel War, Shows Doha Does Not Back Hamas

Qatar is helping Israel avoid another Gaza war by funneling relief money to impoverished Palestinians with Washington's blessing, a Qatari diplomat said on Thursday, describing the cooperation as evidence of Doha's distance...

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