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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...

February 27, 2013 1:48 am

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

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...


George Clooney to Narrate New Shimon Peres Documentary

Actor George Clooney will narrate a new documentary about late Israeli statesman Shimon Peres, Variety reported on Tuesday. “Never Stop Dreaming:...

Activist Showcases 70 Israeli Destinations in Project for Israel’s Independence Day

A Florida-based pro-Israel activist has launched a project showcasing 70 locations...

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Alan Dershowitz on Israel at 70: ‘A Light Unto the World’ - Ahead of Israel’s 70th birthday in May, longtime Harvard University Law professor, attorney and author Alan Dershowitz announced that...

Taylor Force’s Father Becomes an Advocate for ‘Right Vs. Wrong’ - Stuart Force never imagined that he would spend his retirement traveling across...

Taylor Force Act Hits Snag in Senate, as Pro-Israel Groups Urge Passage - Amid never-ending speculation over the release of President Donald Trump’s anticipated Israeli-Palestinian...


Taylor Force Act Represents ‘180-Degree’ Turn in US Stance on P...

The leading private advocate of pending US legislation that sanctions the Palestinian Authority for financially incentivizing terrorism pronounced himself "very satisfied" on...

Middle East

Palestinian Terrorists Continue Academic Studies in Prison, Despite Prohibi... - In April 2017, Palestinian Media Watch exposed that the Palestinian Authority is actively undermining a decision the Israeli government adopted in...