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Posts Tagged: President Donald Trump

September 18, 2018 12:27 pm

Trump Sends Wishes for ‘Meaningful’ Yom Kippur to Jewish Community

US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania sent the Jewish people their “warmest greetings” on Tuesday ahead of the start of Yom Kippur. “Yom Kippur...

September 10, 2018 10:00 am

Trump in Rosh Hashanah Message: Strength and Perseverance of Jewish People ‘Inspire Us All”

US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania sent the Jewish people their “warmest greetings” on Sunday ahead of the start of Rosh Hashanah. “Rosh Hashanah...

August 1, 2018 1:52 pm

US Sanctions Two Turkish Officials Over Detention of Pastor

The United States sanctioned Turkey's Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gul and Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu on Wednesday over the country's imprisonment of Pastor Andrew Brunson. White House Press...

July 29, 2018 11:19 am

Trump Seeks to Revive ‘Arab NATO’ to Confront Iran

The Trump administration is quietly pushing ahead with a bid to create a new security and political alliance with six Gulf Arab states, Egypt, and Jordan, in...

July 16, 2018 3:04 pm

Shock as Trump Backs Putin on Election Meddling at Summit

Standing side-by-side with Vladimir Putin, US President Donald Trump on Monday refused to blame the Russian leader for meddling in the 2016 elections, casting doubt on the...

July 16, 2018 8:16 am

Trump Sits Down With Putin After Denouncing Past US Policy on Russia

US President Donald Trump sat down with Vladimir Putin for a long-awaited summit on Monday saying he wanted good relations with Russia, after blaming Washington's own past...

July 2, 2018 8:29 am

Trump Says Saudis Must Compensate for Drop in Iran Oil Supply

President Donald Trump lashed out at OPEC with a warning to stop manipulating oil markets and piled pressure on US ally Saudi Arabia to raise supplies to compensate...

June 27, 2018 8:53 am

US Top Court Upholds Trump Travel Ban Targeting Muslim-Majority Nations

The US Supreme Court on Tuesday handed Donald Trump one of the biggest victories of his presidency, upholding his travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority countries and...

June 17, 2018 12:07 pm

South Korea, US to Announce Suspension of Major Military Drills This Week

South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of "large-scale" military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart...

June 1, 2018 2:21 pm

Trump Appoints Gary Bauer of CUFI for US Commission on Religious Freedom

JNS.org - US President Donald Trump has appointed Gary Bauer, the Washington director of the Christians United for Israel (CUFI) Action Fund, to the US Commission on International...

May 25, 2018 9:24 am

North Korea Says It’s Still Open to Talks After Trump Cancels Summit

North Korea said on Friday it was still open to talks with the United States after President Donald Trump called off a summit with leader Kim Jong-un, saying it hoped the "Trump formula" could resolve the standoff over its...

May 24, 2018 2:16 pm

Trump Lays Waste to Obama’s Amoral Foreign Policy

It has been an incredible few weeks to be a lover of Israel. After eight years of tension with the Obama administration, Israel now has...

May 14, 2018 8:59 am

US Opens Embassy in Jerusalem; Trump: This Has ‘Been a Long Time Coming’

The United States opened its embassy in Jerusalem on Monday at a festive ceremony. The delegation sent by President Donald Trump to the event included Deputy...

May 11, 2018 8:53 am

Trump, Kim Summit in Singapore Presents Logistical Challenges for North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's trip to Singapore for talks with US President Donald Trump poses logistical challenges that are likely to include using Soviet-era...


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...


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...


As US Sanctions Near, Europe Fails to Protect Iran Deal

At a meeting in Washington after Donald Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May, a senior US official told European diplomats that their efforts to save the...


Blaming Israel for Downing Plane, Russia to Sell S-300 Air Defense System t...

Russia will sell Syria the advanced S-300 air defense system following the downing of a Russian plane that the Kremlin...

Middle East

Iran Revolutionary Guards Threaten to Avenge Military Parade Attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards vowed on Sunday to wreak "deadly and unforgettable" vengeance for a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, including 12 of their comrades, and...