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Posts Tagged: white house

October 6, 2016 7:21 am

Jewish Group Blasts White House for Refusing to Recognize Jewish State Sovereignty by Crossing Out ‘Israel’ on Transcript of Obama Eulogy at Peres Funeral in Jerusalem -- The head of a major Jewish organization rebuked the White House for crossing out "Israel" from the heading of a transcript of US President Barack Obama's eulogy...

August 25, 2016 9:59 am

Following UN Confirmation, White House Condemns Assad Regime for Chemical-Weapons Attacks

The White House is condemning Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime for using chemical weapons against Syrians, after the United Nations and the Organization for the...

July 19, 2016 11:45 am

Israel’s Defense Industry Will Suffer ‘Severe Blow’ if Jerusalem Accepts New Terms of US Military Aid Package, National Security Expert Says (INTERVIEW)

New stipulations attached by the Obama administration to a proposed US military aid package for Israel will result in a “severe blow” to the Jewish...

February 10, 2016 6:56 pm

Commentators Hail Sanders’ Historic Victory, Warn Jewish Factor Could Ignite Antisemitism

Jewish commentators were quick to weigh in on Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders' New Hampshire win on Wednesday, which made him the first American-Jewish candidate ever to...

October 1, 2015 11:35 am

Report: White House Brushed Off Harry Reid’s Appeals for Pledge to Veto Palestinian State Resolution at UN

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) twice this year sought a commitment from President Barack Obama that he would veto any U.N. resolution calling for the...

September 4, 2015 12:09 pm

Ombudsman Says PBS Journalist Gwen Ifill’s ‘Take That, Bibi’ Tweet Was ‘Inexcusable’

The PBS ombudsman took NewsHour co-anchor Gwen Ifill to task on Wednesday over a White House Iran deal announcing retweet she vamped up with a seemingly personal note: "Take that, Bibi." The...

August 31, 2015 12:20 pm

Iran Vice-Speaker Vows to Keep Up Support for Regional Proxies in Fight Against Israel

Iran will continue to support regional proxies such as Hezbollah in the fight against Israel, Iranian Parliament's Vice-Speaker Mohammad Hassan Aboutorabifard declared on Monday. Speaking to reporters...

August 10, 2015 5:46 pm

In First Public Remarks Since Opposing White House on Iran, Schumer Calls for Better Nuclear Deal

In his first public remarks since declaring his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal, Senator Charles "Chuck" Schumer (D-NY) said on Monday that the United...

August 6, 2015 3:42 pm

Former Spanish Prime Minister Aznar Says Western Confrontation With Iran Inevitable

A Western confrontation with Iran is inevitable with or without the nuclear agreement struck by world powers and negotiators from Tehran said former Spanish prime minister and chairman of the...

August 5, 2015 4:57 pm

US Official Says Palestinian State Won’t be Established During Obama Presidency

An American official told Israeli political reporters on Tuesday that the Obama administration understands that there is no possibility a Palestinian state will be established...

August 2, 2015 8:16 pm

Report: Iran Side Deals Becoming ‘Big Problem’ for the White House

Agreements between Iran and the the IAEA about how to address the country's troublesome nuclear past are a "big problem" for the White House, The Hill reported on Sunday, after...

July 27, 2015 3:08 pm

Report: Iran Strikes Secret Side Deal With IAEA to Address Possible Military Nature of Nuclear Program

Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency struck a confidential side agreement to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action to address concerns of the possible military dimensions of...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Mulling Bid for Senate, Former Legendary Red Sox Pitcher Curt Schilling Cha...

A legendary baseball player mulling a run for the US Senate on the Republican ticket asked his interviewer on Friday why Jews...


IDF Coed Commandos Step Up Training for Potential ISIS Attack on Israel Fro...

The IDF battalion charged with safeguarding Israel’s border with Egypt has been stepping up its preparation for potential ISIS attacks from...

Middle East

Dozens of ISIS Militants Killed by Egyptian Airstrikes in Sinai

Around 70 Islamic State militants were killed Sunday morning after Egypt's air force struck a number of outposts in the northern Sinai peninsula, according to local reports. Most of the air...