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Laura Kelly is a Washington D.C.-based journalist writing on U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East, foreign affairs and national security. Follow her @HelloLauraKelly.

ARTICLES BY: Laura Kelly

September 12, 2019 4:56 pm

‘That’s a Bad Deal’: Senators React to Trump’s Reported Interest in Easing Pressure on Iran

Republican senators spoke out on Thursday against reports that President Donald Trump was considering easing pressure on Iran in exchange for staying inside the nuclear...

September 12, 2019 2:24 pm

US House Resolution Backing Two-State Solution ‘Stalled’ Until After Israeli Elections

Congress is deadlocked over a resolution supporting a two-state solution to the Israeli and Palestinian conflict, even as members push to bring the resolution to...

September 11, 2019 4:24 pm

Amid Iran Outreach and Bolton Ouster, Top Trump Ally on Capitol Hill Says US Commitment to Israel ‘as Strong as Ever’

Representative Mark Meadows (R-NC) said on Wednesday the US commitment to Israel was “as strong as ever” despite American overtures to Iran and the abrupt...

September 10, 2019 4:34 pm

With Congress Back in Session, Action Against Israel for Barring Entry to Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib ‘Not Happening’

House Democrats are unlikely to move forward on any declarative action against the Israeli government over Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision last month to prevent...

September 9, 2019 5:39 pm

Fighting Antisemitism in Sports Tops Agenda of Upcoming New York Conference

Anthony Davidson is preparing for his worlds to collide. An academic, an avid soccer fan and the son of a Holocaust survivor, Davidson is spearheading...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops

JNS.org - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


High Court: Reform and Conservative Conversions in Israel Valid for ‘Law ...

JNS.org - The Israeli Supreme Court on Monday issued a bombshell ruling that recognized conversions by the Reform and Conservative...

Middle East

Israel, Bahrain Sign Historic Postal Agreement

JNS.org - Following the announcement in January that the Emirates Post Group would add Israel to its operations network, the Israel Post will now begin to send and receive packages...


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