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Posts Tagged: General Assembly

November 14, 2013 10:17 am
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From Major Speakers to Exhibitors, Federation GA in Israel a ‘Global Jewish Shuk’

JNS.org - JERUSALEM—Several halls of Jerusalem's International Congress Center were filled with booths representing the best of Israeli innovations as the Jewish Federations...

September 25, 2013 11:46 am
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Israel’s Lapid Criticizes Rouhani Boycott, as Netanyahu Voices Skepticism Over Iran’s Intentions

Yair Lapid criticized Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's decision to have the Jewish state's United Nations delegation boycott Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's speech at the...

June 5, 2013 4:00 pm
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Samantha Power Will Wow Them at the United Nations

President Obama's decision to nominate Samantha Power as the United States representative to the United Nations is right on.  Power is perfectly suited to stand...

November 29, 2012 8:13 pm
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American Jewish Leaders and Groups Blast United Nations Palestinian Authority Vote

Jewish groups reacted with dismay over the decision of the United Nations General Assembly to vote in favor of upgrading the status of  the Palestinian Authority to...

September 24, 2011 8:17 pm
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Huckabee: Obama Like Fire Starter

"Have we lost our navigation point?" Referring to President Obama's speech at the United Nations last week, former Republican candidate for President, Mike Huckabee likened him to...

September 22, 2011 10:58 am
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Article 80 and the UN Recognition of a “Palestinian State”

In the entire debate now taking place on whether the United Nations Security Council or General Assembly has the right to approve the application of...

September 13, 2011 12:35 pm
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Iran Goes Nuclear; Distracts World Attention With Hiker Release

News coming out of Iran during the week before the General Assembly could be categorized as stretching completely across the good/bad spectrum. Hope has been...

September 5, 2011 2:00 am
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Israel’s Silent PR

Labor Day marks the end of summer and first official week back at work for schools, businesses and government. For Israel, it will also reignite fierce...

August 30, 2011 2:34 am
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Support Peace: Oppose Palestinian UN Gambit

Once again, the Palestinians, with the help of their international enablers, are about to shoot themselves in the foot -- or worse. Barring unforeseen...

June 13, 2011 5:47 pm
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Palestinian Statehood: What Is The U.N.’s Role?

An aversion to reality can be a powerfully destructive force. Its most visible manifestation in international affairs lies in trying to create political "facts on...

June 6, 2011 10:58 am
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How to Block the Palestine Statehood Ploy

Now that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his recent sparring partner Barack Obama are back in their corners, the next Arab-Israeli political flash point...

June 6, 2011 10:27 am
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Obama Says No to Durban III — But U.N. Racism Summit Still Has Too Many Supporters

With President Obama's anti-Israel hostility becoming an increasing liability for Democrats, the administration finally decided Wednesday to pull out of the U.N.'s upcoming Israel-bashing extravaganza...

Culture

Phoenix Jewish News Joins Consortium Running 4 Other Papers

JNS.org - The Phoenix area’s Jewish community newspaper has joined a consortium that publishes and manages four other Jewish newspapers. Mid-Atlantic Media...

Features

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

Baptist Pastor Unearths His Father’s Holocaust Heroism in Wartime Diaries

JNS.org -- Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds never spoke about his experiences as a prisoner...

World

Bernard-Henri Lévy Says Election of Donald Trump a ‘Major Event for ...

Editor's note: Bernard-Henri Lévy—French philosopher, filmmaker, and activist; defender of Israel and of Jewish values—returns to New York on January...

Israel

Netanyahu: Government ‘Working Overtime’ to Find ‘Respons...

The government is “working overtime” to come up with a “responsible solution” to the Amona issue that will both protect...

Middle East

Senior Tehran Cleric Calls for ‘Retaliation’ After US Senate Ba...

“Now is the time for retaliation,” a senior Iranian cleric told worshippers in Tehran on Friday, following the US Senate’s...

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