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Posts Tagged: Obama Hagel

June 13, 2013 12:34 am

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...


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...