Israeli AG stops police from questioning John Kerry, Dan Shapiro in Bibi bribery probe

02/24/2017 12:25 PM

This week, Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit objected to authorities questioning former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and former U.S. Ambassador Dan Shapiro in connection with


Trump clarifies: “No, I like the two-state solution”

02/24/2017 10:09 AM Updated: 1 day ago

President Donald Trump voiced support for a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict Thursday, his first time doing so as president. “No, I like the two-state


Shaked appoints new conservative justices, could shift Israeli law rightward shift

02/23/2017 11:33 AM Updated: 2 days ago

Four Supreme Court justices appointed by Israel Wednesday could signify a shifting of power towards the political right. In a report Thursday, Haaretz noted that three


Le Pen backtracks on dual citizenship restrictions

02/23/2017 8:45 AM Updated: 2 days ago

Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s far-right National Front party and a leading presidential candidate in this year’s election, backed away from a suggestion earlier

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National Roundup 02-22: Activists to Target Trump, Kushner at Downtown Tower; Pence, Missouri Gov. Join Cleanup at Vandalized Jewish Cemetery

02/22/2017 9:19 PM Updated: 2 days ago

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Israeli official blames Obama administration for 2016 peace plan failure, contradicting earlier reports

02/22/2017 2:52 PM

The Obama administration was the culprit behind the failure of a regional peace agreement, according to a senior Israeli official Tuesday. The official claimed the proposal


As critics sound off, Netanyahu praises Trump for condemning anti-Semitism

02/22/2017 11:03 AM Updated: 3 days ago

While some criticized President Donald Trump for taking his time to condemn a spike of anti-Semitic incidents in the U.S., he did find one defender Wednesday in

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National Roundup 02-21: NJ Yeshiva’s Alumni Implore Kushner to Help Halt Refugee Ban; Ohio Legislator Introduces Plan to Expand Voucher Programs

02/21/2017 6:36 PM Updated: 3 days ago

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Classmates, teachers from Jared Kushner’s yeshiva appeal to his conscience in letter (updated)

02/21/2017 5:16 PM Updated: 4 days ago

Former students and faculty from the Frisch School, a yeshiva high school in Paramus, N.J, are imploring White House adviser Jared Kusher to use his political influence


Israel passes amedment protecting settlers against discrimination

02/21/2017 3:30 PM

Israel received censure from most of the world earlier this month after its passage of the “Regularization Bill,” which retroactively legalized settlements built on privately-owned Palestinian

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National Roundup 02-20: NJ Forces Store to Stop Restricting Returns From Orthodox Jewish Towns; At Least 10 More JCCs Receive Bomb Threats

02/20/2017 7:29 PM

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Emails show Jared Kushner stricter than father-in-law on avoiding conflicts of interest

02/20/2017 5:47 PM Updated: 4 days ago

Jared Kushner, a scion of the wealthy Kushner family and the son-in-law of President Donald Trump, may have been more concerned about avoiding conflicts of interest


Ivanka Trump products top Amazon bestseller list despite boycotts

02/20/2017 4:35 PM

The perfume brand of first-daughter Ivanka Trump reached the top of the Amazon bestseller list this week, despite boycotts against retailers carrying Trump brand products. Earlier


Netanyahu rejected John Kerry peace proposal in secret 2016 meeting

02/20/2017 3:07 PM

The Israel-Palestinian conflict could have been resolved last year, when then-U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry offered Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu a regional peace plan involving


Mike Pence lays memorial wreath at Dachau, refers to Jews as victims of Holocaust

02/20/2017 11:57 AM

Vice President Mike Pence, along with his wife, Karen, and 23-year-old daughter Charlotte, visited the site of the Dachau concentration camp in Germany Sunday. Pence’s visit


Israel: the week in review

02/18/2017 5:51 PM Updated: 6 days ago

News in Israel this week once again revolved around the seemingly never-ending issues of settlement construction, dwindling hopes for a two-state solution, and controversial ambassador to


While Time Warner waits for merger OK, Jared Kushner meets with execs to blast CNN coverage

02/17/2017 12:07 PM

The Wall Street Journal reports today that Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law and White House adviser, met with Time Warner executives to blast CNN, the news


Chuck Schumer, still silent on David Friedman, received thousands in donations from Friedman family

02/17/2017 11:41 AM

David Friedman, Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. ambassador to Israel and a controversial figure if ever there was one, has been a generous contributor to the


Netanyahu talks settlement ‘mechanism’ with Pence

02/17/2017 11:03 AM Updated: 1 week ago

In addition to his joint conference Wednesday with President Donald Trump, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu held a less publicized meeting with VP Mike Pence the following


Netanyahu discussed Jonathan Pollard with Mike Pence

02/17/2017 10:02 AM Updated: 1 week ago

The probation terms of Jonathan Pollard, the U.S. intelligence analyst who served 30 years in prison on charges of spying for Israel, were addressed by Prime