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Posts Tagged: Malcolm Hoenlein

October 13, 2016 12:36 pm

American Jewish Groups, Israeli Politicians React With Outrage to New UNESCO Resolution Ignoring Jewish People’s Ties With Jerusalem

Major American Jewish groups and top Israeli politicians reacted with outrage on Thursday after the UN’s cultural body approved a resolution that ignores the Jewish...

October 6, 2016 11:06 pm

Top American Jewish Leader: ‘Predictions of Israel’s Isolation Were Really Shattered This Year’

Despite the challenges it faces, Israel has much to be optimistic about in the coming year, a top US Jewish leader told The Algemeiner in...

March 30, 2016 12:38 am

Jewish 100, 2015: Malcolm Hoenlein – Community

Malcolm Hoenlein Executive Vice Chairman, Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations As the longtime executive vice chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American...

November 22, 2015 5:52 pm

Following Outcry, Obama Administration Acknowledges Murder of American Jew Killed in Palestinian Terror Attack

“We were deeply saddened to learn about the death of Ezra Schwartz, an American citizen from Massachusetts who was murdered in a terrorist attack on...

October 9, 2015 5:58 pm

Jewish Umbrella Body: Cut US Funding If Palestinians Fail to Curb Terror

JNS.org - The Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, an umbrella body representing 53 national Jewish groups, on Thursday urged the Obama administration “to...

March 29, 2015 7:50 pm

Hillary Clinton Breaks Silence on US-Israel Tensions Under Obama, Calls for Return of ‘Constructive’ Relationship

After weeks of escalating criticism of Israel by the Obama Administration, Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State and the leading 2016 Democratic presidential contender, on...

February 5, 2015 12:23 pm

Jewish 100, 2014: Malcolm Hoenlein – Community

Malcolm Hoenlein Executive vice president of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations It has been said that when foreign heads of state need to...

December 17, 2014 11:01 am

Free at Last: Jewish Leader Welcomes Release of Jewish Contractor Alan Gross in Cuban-American Prisoner Exchange

American -Jewish aid worker Alan Gross has been released from Cuban prison after serving a five year sentence. Gross was freed in exchange for the...

October 29, 2014 5:29 pm

Report: Kerry to Speak With Netanyahu Over ‘Chickenshit’ Insult

American Secretary of State John Kerry plans to speak with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and clarify that "personal criticism" against the Israeli leader "is...

October 29, 2014 11:53 am

White House Distances Itself From ‘Chickenshit’ Insult Leveled at Netanyahu, Stops Short of Apology

The White House has issued a cautious criticism of the anonymous Obama administration official who called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a "chickenshit" in an...

July 16, 2014 10:02 am

American Jewish Leaders Arrive in Israel for Solidarity Visit

Arutz Sheva - A group of 30 prominent American Jewish leaders, led by Robert G. Sugarman, chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, and...

May 30, 2014 1:19 pm

Inside the Presidents Conference and the J Street Vote

The fractious public reaction to the rejection of J Street's membership by the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations has been based on...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah

JNS.org -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Trump Campaign Manager Admits: ‘We Are Behind,’ Reiterates Camp...

Donald Trump's campaign manager pitched Sunday his new call to "drain the swamp" of Washington, even as she admitted Donald...


Palestinian Authority Releases Four Men Arrested for Attending Sukkot Event...

Four Palestinians arrested late last week for attending a sukkot holiday event in a West Bank settlement were freed on...

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...