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Posts Tagged: Washington

February 1, 2016 5:48 am
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Iranian General: ‘We Will Never Reconcile With US’

A senior Iranian military commander rejected the possibility of reconciliation between his country and the United States, the Saudi-owned pan-Arab daily Al Arabiya reported on Sunday. Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps Aerospace...

August 19, 2015 1:07 pm
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Washington Think Tanks Call for More Sanctions and Pressure on European Businesses to Stay Out of Iran

The heads of conservative Washington DC think tanks rallied against the Obama administration's nuclear deal with Iran on Tuesday, insisting there were still ways for Congress to amend the...

July 31, 2015 1:31 pm
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Report: Top French Official Wants Congress to Vote Down Iran Deal

A senior diplomatic adviser to French President Francois Hollande told U.S. lawmakers that if congress votes to override the president's veto of a bill rejecting the Iran deal, thus killing U.S. participation in...

June 24, 2015 3:32 pm
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Report: AIPAC Preparing to Fight White House on Final Iran Nuclear Deal

One of the most influential pro-Israel lobbies in Washington has begun urging lawmakers to vote down the yet-unfinished final nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, Bloomberg...

May 7, 2014 12:17 am
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Seattle Muslim Man Pleads Guilty to Firebombing Gay Nightclub

A Muslim man formerly from Bellevue, Washington, who told a friend he thought "that homosexuals should be exterminated" pleaded guilty to charges that he firebombed a...

February 13, 2014 1:22 pm
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King of Jordan Explains Why Jewish American Organizations Are Important

His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Hashemite King of Jordan, met with Jewish groups in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, according to a Twitter post from...

November 15, 2013 1:32 pm
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Israeli President Peres: ‘We Are Fortunate that America Was, and Remains, Our Friend and Ally’

Israeli President Shimon Peres attempted to throw water on the fire that is the tense relationship between Israel and Washington in recent weeks. Speaking at the...

November 12, 2013 9:53 am
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Lieberman: U.S.-Israel Differences Should be Kept Behind Closed Doors

Times of Israel - The Israeli government needs to get over its public spat with the United States over its Iran policy, Foreign Minister...

November 4, 2013 9:42 am
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Kerry Visits Middle East in Hopes of Reassuring Allies

Wall Street Journal - Secretary of State ...

October 29, 2013 8:26 am
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Kerry Criticizes ‘Fear Tactics’ of Those Who Oppose Iran Diplomacy

JPost - US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday said that it would be "the height of irresponsibility" for Washington not to test...

October 18, 2013 8:15 am
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Saudi Arabia Declines UN Security Council Seat

JNS.org - In an unprecedented move, Saudi Arabia has refused to accept its election to a seat on the United Nations Security Council. As its reasons...

October 1, 2013 8:36 am
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U.S. Government Shutdown Begins

Politico - The government has officially shut down. The partisan gridlock in Washington proved insurmountable, as House Republicans continue to insist on changing, delaying...

September 9, 2013 3:02 pm
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Daughter of Auschwitz Kommandant, Modeled for Balenciaga, Then Worked at Jewish Owned Shop for 35 Years

One of the daughter's of Auschwitz Kommandant Rudolf Höss once capitalized on her beauty to walk the runway as a model for dress maker Balenciaga,...

August 7, 2013 8:00 am
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Ex IDF Intelligence Chief: US Support for Israeli Strike on Iran Strengthening

JNS.org - Amos Yadlin, former head of military intelligence for the Israel Defense Forces, said America might be warming up to the prospect of an...

Culture

Hundreds of Liquor Bottles Belonging to WWI-Era British Troops Unearthed in Israel

JNS.org - Among several other discoveries, hundreds of liquor bottles belonging to British soldiers from...

Israeli Music Icon Idan Raichel Jams With Students at Chicago Cultural Center

Israeli music icon Idan Raichel turned what was supposed to be a lesson...

Clues About Life of Jesus Revealed in Israeli Artifacts Warehouse

JNS.org - Ahead of Easter, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has opened up a 54,000-square-foot warehouse dubbed the “Ali Baba cave,”...

Features

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra...

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

Israel

Israel Air Force to Host 7 Nations in Largest-Ever ‘Battle Lab’

JNS.org - The Israel Air Force (IAF) this fall will host combat pilots and support crews from seven countries — including the US, Greece, Poland, France, Germany, India and Italy —...

Middle East

Report: Hamas Attempts to Present New ‘Moderate Image’

JNS.org - In response to its international isolation, the Palestinian terror group Hamas has undertaken a new political program in an attempt to present a “more moderate image,” aiming to improve...

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