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Posts Tagged: Donald Trump Russia

April 17, 2018 9:19 am

Despite His Election ‘Victory,’ Putin’s Problems Will Grow

On March 18, Russia elected Vladimir Putin for a fourth presidential term, making his rule the longest since Joseph Stalin’s. But this next term will...

April 17, 2018 8:46 am

Trump’s Syria Strikes Are Not Enough - If the sole criteria by which Donald Trump’s actions in Syria should be judged are to be compared with his predecessor, then perhaps the...

April 13, 2018 8:23 am

Former FBI Director: Trump Wanted FBI to Disprove Salacious Dossier

Former FBI Director James Comey said he cautioned President Donald Trump against ordering an investigation into salacious allegations in an intelligence dossier about a Trump...

September 11, 2017 12:54 pm

Donald Trump, Jr.’s Mafia-Style Defense

When it first came to light, Donald Trump, Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer in 2016 was called a harmless conversation about adoptions. Trump's supporters said that the...

July 10, 2017 9:54 am

Trump Returns to Washington to Confront Issues Over Russia, Obamacare

President Donald Trump is back from a trip that highlighted his isolation abroad to confront political storms in Washington over Russia and Obamacare that have...

May 30, 2017 12:45 pm

Some Israeli Experts Say Trump’s Leak to Russia Won’t Affect US Defense Ties - Just as President Donald Trump was implementing his reset of US ties with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu -- who had a relatively turbulent relationship with the...

May 26, 2017 9:47 am

Jared Kushner to Cooperate on Probes of His Russia Meetings, Lawyer Says

President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner will cooperate on any probes of his past meetings with Russians, his attorney said Thursday. “Mr. Kushner previously...

May 22, 2017 2:23 pm

Trump Keeps Focus on Iran Upon Meeting Netanyahu, Addresses Intel Leak to Russia - President Donald Trump continued his focus on Iran during his meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at Jerusalem’s King David Hotel on Monday, while...

May 17, 2017 9:44 am

Report: Israeli Intel Experts Concerned About Trump Leaking Information to Russia, But Aren’t Alarmed About Long-Term Effects

Israeli intelligence experts are gravely concerned that US President Donald Trump's sharing of classified information with Russia may have compromised an Israeli agent, but don't...

May 17, 2017 9:31 am

Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman Downplays Severity of Trump’s Russia Leak, Praises Security Relations With US

Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman attempted to play down the severity of reports that President Trump gave Russia Israeli intelligence Wednesday, saying that security cooperation and relations...

May 16, 2017 7:42 pm

Report: Israel Was Source of Classified Intelligence Trump Gave to Russia - Israel was the source of the classified intelligence President Donald Trump allegedly disclosed to Russian senior officials during a meeting at the White House...

March 31, 2017 9:26 am

Former National Security Adviser Flynn Offers to Testify on Russia Ties in Exchange for Immunity

Mike Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, has told the Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional officials investigating the Trump campaign’s potential ties to Russia...

March 29, 2017 6:45 am

Will America’s Inaction in Syria Help Lead to an Israeli-Hezbollah War?

Are Israel and Hezbollah headed for war? That's the question that many analysts are grappling with in the wake of recent escalations, including an Israeli strike inside Syria...

March 27, 2017 11:16 am

Jared Kushner to Be Questioned by Senate Intelligence Committee on Russia, Sources Confirm

The Senate Intelligence Committee plans to question Jared Kushner, a key adviser to President Donald Trump and his son-in-law, two sources confirmed to NBC News...


Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...


EU Denies It Is Planning to Offer Financial Aid to Iran to Preserve Nuclear...

Three European Union sources have denied that diplomats meeting in Vienna on Friday to salvage the imperiled Iranian nuclear deal...


Israeli Defense Minister, Arab MK in Ferocious War of Words

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman and Israeli-Arab Member of Knesset Ayman Odeh conducted a ferocious war of words on Sunday following a controversy over the injury of an Arab demonstrator...

Middle East

Egypt’s Sisi Orders Gaza Border Opened for Ramadan

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ordered on Thursday that the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip be opened for the whole of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, he...