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Posts Tagged: President Obama

January 1, 2017 8:36 am
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The Two-State Solution Blindspot

Barack Obama and John Kerry regard the two-state solution as nothing less than divinely ordained. The "Solution," as we will call it, is self-apparent: two...

November 15, 2016 7:39 am
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Obama’s View of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Will Fade Away With Him

I have no idea what is going to happen in a Trump administration, either domestically or in foreign policy. I don't know what his Israel...

November 3, 2016 7:20 am
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Will Obama Betray Israel at the UN?

Throughout his entire presidential term of nearly eight years, President Barak Obama has insisted that he “has Israel’s back.” The reality is that Obama’s appalling foreign...

October 7, 2016 8:00 am
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Puppet Mastery and the Jews

We Jews like to quip that we “only wish” the antisemitic claims about our wealth and power were true. Imagining what it would be like...

September 23, 2016 7:23 am
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Obama and Netanyahu: The Long Overdue Goodbye

On Wednesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with US President Barack Obama at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel, on the sidelines of the...

September 8, 2016 10:40 am
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Obama, Merkel and ‘The Right Side of History’

“US Sends Iran Two More Loads of Cash." So blared the headline on the front page of the September 7 issue of The Wall Street...

August 8, 2016 12:13 am
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Former Justice Department Attorney Says Obama’s ‘Ransom-for-Hostages’ Transaction With Tehran Violates US Criminal Law

A former Assistant US Attorney for the Southern District of New York this weekend cautioned against obfuscating a much larger issue surrounding last week’s revelation of President Obama’s “ransom-for-hostages" payment...

February 25, 2016 7:01 am
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Plans That Lead Astray: Closing Guantanamo Bay

We often hear the line from a Robert Burns poem, "The best laid schemes of mice and men, often go askew," invoked when someone's grandiose...

July 21, 2015 4:03 pm
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Poll: Most Americans Not Confident Deal Will Prevent Iran From Obtaining Nuclear Weapon

A new Washington Post-ABC poll released on Monday revealed that a majority of Americans are not confident that the nuclear deal with Iran announced last week...

February 13, 2015 10:53 am
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President of Equivocation and Evasion

President Obama's bouts of equivocation and evasion are worrisome. Even The New York Times, not inclined to editorialize in its news columns except when Israel...

January 20, 2015 10:57 pm
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Obama Pledges to Veto Iran Sanctions Bill in State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama confirmed that he would veto any sanctions bill against Iran, saying that passing such a measure would "all but guarantee that diplomacy...

January 16, 2015 1:02 pm
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Obama Accuses Senators of Bowing to ‘Donor’ Pressure on Iran, Vows to Veto Sanctions Bill, as Tehran Accelerates Nuclear Construction

Hot on the heels of Iran's announcement that it is building two new light water nuclear reactors, President Obama has vowed to use his veto...

June 25, 2014 11:40 am
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In Israel, Huckabee Blasts Obama for Silence on Kidnapped Teens

During a visit to Israel, Mike Huckabee on Tuesday slammed President Barack Obama over his lack of personal response to the kidnapping of three Israel...

December 19, 2013 1:56 am
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Obama Fiddles While the World Burns

Nero "fiddled," so they say, while Rome burned. Today, this epigram all too accurately describes President Obama's approach to U.S. national security. For five years,...

Culture

Children’s Cultural Identities

We all know about how much damage parents can do to children. But sometimes society, even when it means well,...

Israel’s President Honors Philanthropist for Supporting American-Israeli STEM Research

JNS.org -- Israeli President Reuven Rivlin honored a media mogul and philanthropist this week...

Israel to Host International Cybertech Conference for 4th Time

JNS.org -- Israel will host the world's most significant cyber technology summit, outside the US, later this month. Dozens of prominent...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

Netanyahu Invited to Meet Trump Next Month, as New US President Stresses &#...

President Donald Trump invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to visit Washington in early February during a phone call in...

Israel

New Directive Replaces Controversial ‘Hannibal Protocol’ on Abd...

The Israel Defense Forces has replaced its controversial Hannibal Protocol, a military order that grants troops broad permission to do...

Middle East

Harsh Exchanges on First Day of Syria Talks in Kazakhstan

Syria's government envoy and a rebel leader traded barbs as talks between the Mideast country's warring sides got underway in Kazakhstan on Monday in the first face-to-face meeting between the Damascus government...

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