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Posts Tagged: Obama Hagel

June 13, 2013 12:34 am
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Hagel: Obama Has Not Consulted Me On Defense Bill

The Weekly Standard - House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan asked Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel whether he recommended the president veto a defense spending bill....

May 5, 2013 3:37 am
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Never Mind that Red Line in Syria

At first blush, it appeared that the Obama administration finally agreed with the intelligence assessments of its allies—Britain, France, and Israel—namely, that the...

March 21, 2013 3:05 pm
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Netanyahu to Obama in Israel: Diplomacy and Sanctions Have Not Stopped Iran

President Barack Obama in Israel dismissed a U.S. policy of containment for the Iranian nuclear threat and echoed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's statement that...

March 21, 2013 1:58 am
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The Real Message of Obama’s Visit to Israel

The White House is contending that Barack Obama's first visit to Israel as president underlines his administration's commitment to Israel's security. Rarely, however, has the style...

March 20, 2013 1:21 am
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Shimon Peres: I Am “Free Of Doubts, Obama Is a Man of Values”

Ynet - President Shimon Peres said he was "free of doubts" that his American counterpart Barack Obama would use military force if necessary to stop...

March 15, 2013 1:53 am
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Foreign Policy Priorities Must Include Pro-Israel Actions

The strong ties between the U.S. and Israel find expression in the traditionally bipartisan support for Israel in Congress and in public opinion polls showing...

March 15, 2013 1:49 am
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President Obama Has a Medal-Worthy Record

Later this month, President Barack Obama will take his first presidential trip to Israel. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that Obama's trip "will give...

March 15, 2013 1:26 am
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Obama: Hagel and Kerry Don’t Make Iran Decisions, I Do

Politico - President Obama indicated in an interview Thursday that new Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and new Secretary of State John Kerry won't keep...

March 5, 2013 10:05 am
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At AIPAC, Netanyahu and Biden Offer Their Takes on Strategic Timetable for Iran

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday offered their takes on the strategic timetable for the Iranian...

March 5, 2013 1:30 am
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House Minority Whip Hoyer: ‘Day Will Come When Diplomacy Ends’ With Iran

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) said Monday night at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference that while ...

February 28, 2013 1:48 am
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The US, Israel and the Politics of Dumb

As Barack Obama gets ready to visit Israel, it is worth noting how much he and Benjamin Netanyahu have in common.  Both were re-elected with...

February 27, 2013 11:17 am
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Jewish Groups, Israel React to Hagel Confirmation

Jewish Groups responded Tuesday to Chuck Hagel's controversial confirmation as Secretary of Defense.  From the left, the National Jewish Democratic Council applauded Hagel's statements during his nomination...

February 27, 2013 1:48 am
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Obama: We Have the Defense Secretary Our Nation Needs

Politico - President Barack Obama said Tuesday that the nation will now have the defense secretary it needs. "With the bipartisan confirmation of Chuck Hagel as...

February 27, 2013 1:42 am
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Controversial Nominee Hagel Confirmed as Secretary of Defense

Former Nebraska senator Chuck Hagel, who has come under fire for both his record and statements on Israel since his name surfaced as...

Features

Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...

World

Pulitzer-Winning Jewish Author Philip Roth Dies at 85, Says Agent

Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died on Tuesday at the age of 85,...

Israel

Israel’s Defense Expertise Drives Tech Boom for Autonomous Cars

Technology that has helped Israel's military drive tanks, guide and intercept missiles, and keep its computer systems secure is being redeployed in the development of driverless cars. Investment from firms seeking...

Middle East

Syria Says Iranian Withdrawal Not Up for Discussion

The withdrawal of Iranian forces is not up for discussion, the Syrian deputy foreign minister was quoted as saying on Wednesday, after Washington demanded they pull out of Syria's conflict. US...

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