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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

Ivanka Trump Shares Snapshot of Kosher Inauguration Cake Featuring Mini Donald

President-elect Donald Trump's Jewish daughter, Ivanka, posted a picture on Instagram of a...

Why ‘Fauda’ Is One of the Best TV Shows You’ll Ever See

A show about terrorism should be explosive. Too often, stereotypical characters, cardboard dialogue and absurd plot twists turn what should be...

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

Palestinian-American Columbia Professor Rashid Khalidi: Pro-Israel Figures ...

Pro-Israel figures will “infest” President-elect Donald Trump’s administration, a Palestinian-American Columbia University professor and notorious critic of the Jewish state...

Israel

Ministers to Discuss Israeli Sovereignty Over Ma’ale Adumim

JNS.org -- Plans are underway to officially present a bill that would apply Israeli sovereignty to the large east Jerusalem settlement of Ma'ale Adumim, leaders of the Knesset's Land of Israel lobby...

Middle East

Iranian President Calls Trump’s Vow to Rip Up Nuclear Deal ‘Empty Talk...

JNS.org -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that US President-elect Donald Trump’s promise to dismantle the nuclear deal between Iran and world...

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