Multi-billion dollar deal between Kushner, Chinese insurance group collapses over ethics concerns

03/29/2017 12:53 PM Updated: 12 hours ago

A multi-billion dollar deal between first son-in-law Jared Kushner’s family business and China’s Anbang Insurance Group Co. has been scrapped due to ethics concerns, Bloomberg reported


Trump Middle East Envoy Jason Greenblatt meets with Abbas for 2nd time

03/29/2017 10:15 AM

Trump Middle East Envoy Jason Greeenblatt met in Jordan Tuesday with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas as a “follow-up” to their meeting earlier this month. Had


Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff relentless in pursuing Trump-Russia investigation

03/28/2017 5:43 PM

Adam Schiff, the Democratic California Congressman heavily involved in investigating possible ties between the Trump administration and Russia, is locked in a stand-off with House Intelligence


Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick seeks removal of Knesset members ban

03/28/2017 12:23 PM

Likud MK and Temple Mount activist Rabbi Yehuda Glick petitioned Israel’s High Court Tuesday to force the government to allow MKs to visit the Temple Mount.


Opinion: Sean Spicer turns arrest of bomb threat suspect into vindication for Trump

03/28/2017 11:32 AM

  Last week, a 19-year-old Israeli-American was arrested for allegedly phoning in over 100 bomb threats to Jewish Community Centers in the United States. Since then,


Ex-Prime Minister Olmert denied pardon by Rivlin

03/27/2017 1:36 PM Updated: 2 days ago

A pardon request by former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has been denied by President Reuven Rivlin. The former PM is currently serving a 26-month prison


Pence, Netanyahu offer AIPAC speeches light on details, heavy on Israel support

03/27/2017 12:11 PM Updated: 2 days ago

    Speaking at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)’s annual policy conference event Sunday, VP Mike Pence described President Donald Trump as a “true


Kushner to be questioned by Senate on Russia ties

03/27/2017 11:05 AM

First son-in-law Jared Kushner has volunteered to undergo questioning by the Senate Intelligence Committee as part of the ongoing investigation surrounding the Trump administration’s possible collusion


Israeli publisher agreed to tarnish Netanyahu rivals Bennett and Kahlon

03/24/2017 11:53 AM

The publisher of an Israeli paper promised to not only give Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu positive coverage but to criticize his conservative rivals, including the current education


Koch brothers groups vow to protect GOP members voting against Republican health care bill

03/23/2017 6:03 PM

Americans for Prosperity and Freedom Partners, two grass-roots activism and advertising groups funded by the Koch brothers, have said they are willing to spend millions protecting


Netanyahu cancels coalition talks due to ill health as crisis looms

03/23/2017 11:54 AM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled coalition talks Thursday to defuse a crisis threatening to tear apart his government. The prime minister’s stated reason for the cancellation

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National Roundup 03-22: Christie Announces $1M In Security Grants After Anti-Semitic Threats; Rubio Visits Israel on Mideast Trip

03/22/2017 7:17 PM

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Turkish tabloid features Merkel as Hitler

03/19/2017 12:03 PM Updated: 1 week ago

The cover this week of the pro-government Turkish tabloid Gunes (“Sun”) depicted German Chancellor Angela Merkel in full Nazi regalia, complete with a Hitler mustache and


ADL praises courts blocking of revised travel ban as ‘victory for the rule of law’

03/17/2017 10:51 AM

The decision of federal courts in Hawaii and Maryland to block President Trump’s revised travel ban was greeted positively Thursday by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). We


Former Obama Iran National Security Director now serving under Tillerson

03/16/2017 6:00 PM

Sahar Nowrouzzadeh formerly served as the Iran director of then-President Obama’s National Security Council. Nowrouzzadeh also worked as an employee of the National Iranian-American Council, a

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National Roundup 03-15: Poll Shows Murphy With Substantial Lead in NJ Governor Race; Miami Jewish Health EmpathiCare Village Gets $2.5M Aid

03/15/2017 6:49 PM Updated: 2 weeks ago

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Turkish leader doubles down on Nazi comparison, blames Netherlands for Serbian massacre

03/15/2017 4:24 PM

In a televised speech Tuesday, Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan blamed Holland for the 1995 Srebrenica massacre in eastern Bosnia, in which 8,000 Muslim men and boys


Only 9% of Palestinians feel Trump could restart peace negotiations

03/15/2017 2:32 PM

President Donald Trump, who has long boasted of his deal-making prowess, told the New York Times in January that he would “love” to be the one


Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt discusses stopping incitement in meeting with Abbas

03/15/2017 11:12 AM

Jason Greenblatt, President Donald Trump’s Envoy to the Middle East, met in Ramallah Tuesday with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. Greenblatt, an Orthodox Jewish lawyer and

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National Roundup 03-14: Pritzker Establishes Exploratory Committee to Consider Run for IL Governor; FL Community Leaders Voice Concerns Regarding Bomb Threats

03/14/2017 7:41 PM Updated: 2 weeks ago

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