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Posts Tagged: David Friedman

September 16, 2018 1:22 pm
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Leading US Jewish Groups Mourn Ari Fuld, Victim of Gush Etzion Terror Attack

Jewish groups from across the political spectrum are expressing mourning for Ari Fuld, 45, who was killed in a terrorist attack on Sunday morning. A dual...

July 20, 2018 12:22 pm
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Hamas Refuses to Work With Greenblatt, Kushner, Calling Them ‘Spokesmen for the Israeli Occupation’

JNS.org – Hamas has rejected working with the United States on fostering peace between Gaza and Israel on Friday, despite US agreements to work with...

June 22, 2018 1:17 pm
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Trump’s Middle East Negotiations Team Meets With Israeli PM Ahead of Potential Peace Plan Unveiling

US President Donald Trump’s Middle East negotiations team -- led by senior White House adviser Jared Kushner -- met on Friday in Jerusalem with Israeli...

March 22, 2018 1:14 pm
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Not Fit To Print? New York Times Ignores Palestinian Insult of US Diplomat

The Palestinian president publicly called the American ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, a “son of a dog” -- and The New York Times ignored it. Readers...

March 19, 2018 6:12 pm
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Ambassador Friedman to Jerusalem Antisemitism Conference: The ‘New’ Antisemitism Worries Me More Than the Old

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman told a packed house at the opening of the 6th Global Forum on Combating Antisemitism that a “new” antisemitism,...

February 13, 2018 9:07 am
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In Defense of Ambassador David Friedman

JNS.org - Once again, US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman has spoken simple words of truth. And once again he’s under attack from the Palestinian Authority...

January 25, 2018 3:50 pm
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Jerusalem Decision Sends Abbas Over the Edge

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is having a tough time grappling with reality in recent weeks. Ever since US President Donald Trump declared his intention to...

January 11, 2018 12:02 pm
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‘Moderate’ Palestinian Factions Praise Rabbi’s Murder as an ‘Operation’

Fatah and the Palestinian Authority (PA) framed Tuesday's terrorist attack that killed a civilian father of six as a successful "operation," Palestinian Media Watch reports. Late on Tuesday,...

September 18, 2017 3:55 pm
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Top American Jewish Leader: Iran Violating ‘Deeply Flawed’ Nuclear Deal, Stricter Sanctions Are Needed

The future of the Iran nuclear deal will be uppermost in the mind of one of the American Jewish community’s top leaders this week as...

April 4, 2017 12:45 pm
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The Rebbe of the West Bank

Last week, my wife and I met at the White House with our friend Jason Greenblatt, President Donald Trump’s chief Middle East negotiator. Jason’s a busy...

March 30, 2017 10:35 am
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David Friedman Sworn in as US Ambassador to Israel

Bankruptcy attorney David Friedman has been sworn in as US envoy to Israel, becoming President Donald Trump's first ambassador to take office. Vice President Mike Pence...

March 29, 2017 6:33 am
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BBC Bashes Friedman, But Can’t Even Get His Name Right

On the evening of March 23, BBC News was able to tell its international audiences that the newly confirmed US ambassador to Israel was “controversial,” “right-wing,” “pro-settlement,”...

March 23, 2017 6:49 pm
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With Only Two Democrats Voting in Favor, Senate Confirms David Friedman as Next US Ambassador to Israel

Attorney David Friedman was confirmed by the Senate on Thursday to be the next US ambassador to Israel. President Donald Trump’s nomination of Friedman was approved...

March 15, 2017 6:54 am
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Jason Greenblatt: The President’s Worthy Middle East Negotiator

During the 2016 presidential debates, when Hillary Clinton was asked to name a positive quality about Donald Trump, she praised his children. I agree with her...

Culture

Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...

Features

A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...

World

US Ready to Resume North Korea Talks, Seeks Denuclearization by 2021

The United States said it was ready to resume talks with North Korea after Pyongyang pledged on Wednesday to dismantle its key missile facilities and suggested it would close its...

Israel

Israeli Police Thwart Arab Terrorism in Jerusalem on Yom Kippur

JNS.org - An attempted stabbing attack was thwarted on the night of Yom Kippur by Israeli police in Jerusalem. Just after the beginning of the holiday at 7 pm, a 26-year-old man...

Middle East

Russia, Turkey Still Working on Idlib Deal but Optimistic: UN

Russia and Turkey told a weekly meeting of the UN Syria humanitarian taskforce in Geneva on Thursday that they were still working out the details of their plan to avert...

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