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Posts Tagged: white house

January 23, 2017 7:11 pm
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White House Non-Committal on Timeline for Decision on Potential Move of US Embassy to Jerusalem

A day after announcing the new Trump administration was in the beginning stages of talks on the potential relocation of the US Embassy in Israel from...

January 23, 2017 11:13 am
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Netanyahu Invited to Meet Trump Next Month, as New US President Stresses ‘Unprecedented Commitment to Israel’s Security’

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

January 20, 2017 8:26 am
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Inaugural Tears of Joy

I watched President Barack Obama’s 2009 inauguration on TV in Israel, alternating between Hebrew- and English-speaking channels, so as not to miss any detail or...

January 19, 2017 10:39 am
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Obama: ‘Moment May Be Passing’ for Two-State Solution

President Obama defended his administration's decision to abstain from a United Nations vote condemning Israeli settlements in the West Bank, saying it was necessary for...

October 6, 2016 7:21 am
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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

JNS.org -- 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

Culture

Israeli Investors Increasingly Turning to US Real Estate

Israel has become one of the largest foreign investors in US commercial real estate over the past few years, and considering...

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...

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

White House Non-Committal on Timeline for Decision on Potential Move of US ...

A day after announcing the new Trump administration was in the beginning stages of talks on the potential relocation of the...

Middle East

Palestinian, Jordanian Leaders Meet to Discuss Thwarting Potential Relocati...

JNS.org -- Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and King Abdullah of Jordan met Sunday in Amman, the Jordanian capital, to discuss the...

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