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Posts Tagged: Obama Israel Visit

May 28, 2013 1:48 am

Turkey and Israel Yet to Fully Restore Relations

Jerusalem Post - Turkey and Israel have yet to fully restore relations in spite of the growing Syrian crisis that has threatened both their...

May 23, 2013 9:51 am

Ehud Barak’s Ex-Wife Works to Get Troubled Israeli Youths Off the Street

ELEM vans go where the children are in Israel—venturing into dark and dangerous streets. The vans, and the volunteers on them, go to places where...

May 20, 2013 1:06 pm

Lapid Calls for Interim Agreement With Palestinian Authority

Times of Israel - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's senior coalition partner says that reaching a final peace agreement with the Palestinians is unrealistic...

May 14, 2013 9:50 am

Obama: Time Running Out for Israeli-Palestinian Authority Peace Accord

Times of Israel  - Chances of reaching a peace accord between Israel and the Palestinians are quickly shrinking, US President Barack Obama told...

May 6, 2013 9:00 pm

Israel and Turkey Reach Draft Agreement to Restore Relations

Israeli and Turkish officials during a meeting on Monday reached a draft agreement to end the countries' three-year diplomatic dispute. Turkey broke off relations with Israel...

May 3, 2013 12:40 am

PA Officials Split Over Arab League Land Swap Suggestion

Jerusalem Post - The Arab League's proposal for land swaps between Israel and a future Palestinian state has drawn contradictory reactions from Palestinian Authority...

May 1, 2013 12:35 pm

Obama Cites US-Israel Bond in Jewish American Heritage Month Declaration

U.S. President Barack Obama released a statement in honor of Jewish American Heritage Month, taking place throughout May, noting, "Jewish immigrants from all over the...

April 11, 2013 8:42 am

With Friends Like These…

Last week, the Israel Policy Forum (IPF) published an open letter to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in which 100 Jewish activists urged the Israeli leader...

April 8, 2013 9:31 am

Turkish Leaders Make New Demands of Israel Before Normalization

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmed Davutoglu outlined further demands on Israel before Turkey would normalize relations with the country during a meeting with U.S. Secretary of...

April 8, 2013 1:17 am

Israeli Officials Astonished by Kerry’s Praise of Turkey’s Response to Apology

Jerusalem Post - Israeli officials expressed astonishment on Sunday that US Secretary of State John Kerry praised Turkey for responding "sensitively" and without...

April 5, 2013 3:51 pm

Obama’s Failure to Press Erdogan to Apologize for the Armenian Genocide

President Barack Obama's first trip to Israel since he became president had the potential to yield many tangible results, not the least of which could...

March 31, 2013 1:23 am

Palestinian Authority Treatment of Obama Bethlehem Visit Conjures Up Political Mirages

The Palestinian Authority's removal of a monument showing all of Israel as "Palestine" from the route on which President Barack Obama traveled during his...

March 29, 2013 1:49 pm

Video Surfaces of Palestinian Arab Children “On Their Way to School” (VIDEO)

As U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Israel last week a small controversy erupted when IDF forces detained several youths, some reportedly as young as...

March 29, 2013 11:14 am

Turkish and Israeli Officials Will Meet Next Week to Discuss Flotilla Compensation

Fox News/AP - Turkey's deputy prime minister says Turkish and Israeli officials will meet next week to work out the amount of compensation to...


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’...


Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...

Israeli Attractions: Givat Sher, the Judean Lowhills - In the town of Modi’in, which is situated between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, lies Givat Sher (“The hill of...


European Powers Propose New Iran Sanctions to Meet Trump Ultimatum

Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria's war, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington...


Israel Ranks 11th in UN ‘World Happiness Report’ - Israel just missed out on a place in the top 10 happiest countries in the world, placing 11th in the latest world happiness index. “The World Happiness Report 2018,” compiled by the United Nations Sustainable...

Middle East

Abbas Meets With Released Prisoner Who Was Accomplice in Murder of Israeli - In the presidential office in Ramallah on March 14, Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas met with Rajaei Haddad, a terrorist from eastern Jerusalem released from prison after serving a...