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Posts Tagged: Taylor Force Act

December 10, 2017 1:44 pm
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Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief Discusses Trump’s Peacemaking Approach, Netanyahu’s Legacy and the Importance of Listening to the Other Side

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief Dovid Efune recently appeared on JBS’ “L’Chayim” program and held a wide-ranging discussion with host Mark S. Golub about many pressing issues related...

December 6, 2017 11:32 am
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Ed Royce: Palestinians Must End ‘Pay-to-Slay’ Policy

By all accounts, Taylor Force was an all-American kid. He loved skiing, guitar and horses. He was an Eagle Scout and a West Point graduate...

December 5, 2017 9:54 pm
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Palestinian Authority Faces Massive Cut in US Aid as Taylor Force Act Targeting Terror Payments Passes House Vote

The Taylor Force Act passed the US House of Representatives by unanimous consent on Tuesday, confronting the Palestinian Authority with the prospect of a massive...

December 5, 2017 11:16 am
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The Taylor Force Act Has Been Gutted

JNS.org - The Taylor Force Act started out as a powerful and long-overdue tool for pressuring the Palestinian Authority (PA) to stop paying terrorists. But the...

December 4, 2017 3:16 pm
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House of Representatives Set for Tuesday Vote on Taylor Force Act Targeting Palestinian Authority’s ‘Pay-to-Slay’ Policy

Legislation that will condition US aid to the Palestinian Authority on a verifiable cessation of its so-called "martyr payments" policy is set to be voted on...

November 17, 2017 2:44 pm
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US Lawmakers Advance Measures to Block Aid to Hamas

The House Foreign Affairs Committee approved legislation on Wednesday targeting the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas. The approved measures include the Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act (H.R. 2712), which will impose...

November 16, 2017 6:11 pm
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The Problem of Funding Palestinian Education

For Palestinians, Dalal Mughrabi is a legend -- a heroine -- celebrated for having killed 38 Israelis (including 13 children) in a 1978 massacre along Israel's Coastal Highway. But when Belgium funded...

November 15, 2017 4:20 pm
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House Foreign Affairs Committee Passage of Taylor Force Act Will ‘Force PA to Choose’ Between US Assistance or Terror Payments

US legislators and Jewish organizations hailed the passage by the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Wednesday of a bill that conditions American aid to the...

November 9, 2017 6:47 pm
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Taylor Force Act Ending US Funding for PA Terror Payments Set for Congressional Markup

A signature piece of US anti-terrorism legislation is scheduled to be "marked up" by the House Foreign Affairs Committee next Wednesday, after several months of...

September 20, 2017 12:57 pm
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Parents of Taylor Force, US Grad Student Murdered by Palestinian Terrorist During Israel Trip, Pay Tribute to Late Son at Algemeiner Gala

The parents of Taylor Force -- the young American whose death in Israel at the hands of a knife-wielding Palestinian assailant in 2016 resulted in legislation targeting...

September 17, 2017 2:10 pm
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Humanitarian Exemption Will Not Weaken Thrust of US Legislation Targeting Palestinian Authority Terror Payments, Supporters Say

The provisions of legislation on Palestinian Authority funding of terrorism currently before the US Senate have not been watered down by a new amendment based on...

September 15, 2017 5:33 pm
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Trump Administration Declares ‘Strong Support’ for Taylor Force Act

JNS.org - The Trump administration on Thursday declared its “strong support” for the Taylor Force Act, which seeks to cut off aid to the Palestinian Authority...

September 10, 2017 7:48 pm
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Algemeiner Set to Unveil New ‘J100’ List at Annual New York City Gala

The Algemeiner will recognize the “top 100 people positively influencing Jewish life” at its fourth annual "J100" Gala in New York City on September 18. The...

September 1, 2017 2:55 pm
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The Taylor Force Act: Putting ‘Palestine’ in Perspective

"Congress is finally considering legislation to stop the Palestinian Authority from incentivizing violence…This has to stop, and the Taylor Force Act…attempts to do that. As...

Culture

A ‘Wonder Woman’ Purim as Israel Gets Ready to Party

JNS.org - Queen Esther and Uncle Mordechai, King Ahasuerus and that rogue Haman. All of them (and even poor old deposed...

Israeli Basketball Player Omri Casspi Educates NBA Teammate About Keeping Kosher

Israeli NBA player Omri Casspi taught one of his teammates about the Jewish dietary...

Features

First Aid Under Fire: Israeli Officer Details Medical Challenges at Gaza Border

JNS.org - In emergency care during combat, every minute can make the difference between life...

Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel

JNS.org - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

World

UC-Irvine Investigation Clears Pro-Israel Students of Misbehavior Accusatio...

The University of California, Irvine has dismissed charges that a pro-Israel group on campus behaved improperly toward members of Students...

Israel

Israel’s United Hatzalah Receives Award in Panama

JNS.org - United Hatzalah received an award from the Panama Homefront Command on Feb. 5, honoring the organization for providing lifesaving first-response assistance in the Central American country. Jose Donderis, president of...

Middle East

Qatar Says Gaza Aid Spares Israel War, Shows Doha Does Not Back Hamas

Qatar is helping Israel avoid another Gaza war by funneling relief money to impoverished Palestinians with Washington's blessing, a Qatari diplomat said on Thursday, describing the cooperation as evidence of Doha's distance...

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