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Biden affirms US support of Israel with pledge of F-35 delivery by 2016

The US will deliver to Israel fifth generation stealth aircrafts in 2016, US Vice President Joe Biden said in Washington on Thursday as he pledged his country’s firm commitment to defend the Jewish state from its regional enemies.   “Next year we will deliver to Israel the F-35 joint strike fighter, our finest, making Israel […]

US may withdraw support for Israel at Security Council

The US is reconsidering its staunch support of Israel at the United Nations and has not automatically accepted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s statement to the American media affirming his support of two states for two peoples after pre-election comments that appeared to reject it.   “I never retracted my speech in Bar-Ilan University six years […]

How Christian supporters of Israel should view Israel’s coming elections

One of the most encouraging of recent news stories about Israel has been the well-received address by Prime Minister Netanyahu at the invitation of the United States Congress. The controversial negotiations by the Obama Administration with Iran over that nation’s nuclear energy and weapons program has aroused suspicions of many and alarm in most Middle […]

Benjamin Netanyahu: Congress speech is not illegitimate because American public supports Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s upcoming speech to Congress about the Iranian nuclear threat is crucial because Congress is one of the only bodies that can actually stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons, he said during an interview to a haredi radio station on Friday morning.   “I am writing the speech and it is important, […]

Israel: No reason to believe US will reverse policy on supporting imposed Palestinian state

The comments came ahead of Netanyahu’s meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday afternoon, when the issue of separate Palestinian and French resolutions on the Middle East to the UN Security Council will be discussed. Read More: Israel: No reason to believe US will reverse policy on supporting imposed Palestinian state – […]

Israel caught off guard by US support of Palestinian

Sources in Jerusalem were surprised by Washington’s quick and firm Monday night announcement recognizing the new Palestinian unity government.   Within hours of the security cabinet’s decision to reject contact with the Fatah-Hamas administration and to hold Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas responsible for terror emanating from the Gaza Strip, the US shocked its close ally […]

68% of Israeli Jews Support End to Peace Talks

A large majority of the Jewish public in Israel (68%) support the government’s decision to halt peace talks with the Palestinian Authority (PA) following its unity pact with Hamas, a poll revealed Wednesday.   The Guttman Center and Evens Program for Conflict Resolution at Tel Aviv University (TAU) conducted the poll, a monthly “Peace Index” […]

Proposed Anti-Israel Ethnic-Studies Curriculum in California Has Jewish Community on Alert

Hostility towards Israel and its supporters across college campuses throughout the United States and beyond—well-documented for years—has been the focus of pro-Israel groups. Now the anti-Israel movement may be officially trickling down into the high school system of the largest state in America. A new ethnic-studies curriculum under proposal by the California Department of Education […]

Trump envoys Kushner, Greenblatt in Middle East to seek support for peace plan

Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner is leading a U.S. delegation to the Middle East this week seeking support for a late June workshop aimed at helping the Palestinians, a White House official said on Tuesday. Kushner, Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt, U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook, and Kushner aide Avi Berkowitz began […]

Trump defends and protects Israel from International Criminal Court

The United States has made it clear that no international court, especially those led by human-rights violators, would threaten it or its military personnel. It has also made clear that Israel sits safely under American protection. In what can be seen as an incredible show of support for Israel, the U.S. administration included Israel in […]