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White House denies Netanyahu’s claim of talks on Israeli settlement annexation deal

The White House denies Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s claim that he is in talks with the Trump administration on the annexation of Israeli settlements.

Tuesday 02/06/2018
Former U.S. lawmaker, Holocaust survivor, Tom Lantos honored with Budapest statue
Posted: February 06, 2018

A statue honoring former U.S. lawmaker and Holocaust survivor Tom Lantos was unveiled in Budapest, Hungary on Thursday.

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Tuesday 01/30/2018
US envoy blasts for Hamas for building terror tunnels
Posted: January 30, 2018

U.S. Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt released a statement and wrote a series of tweets blaming Hamas for “wasting resources” on terrorist infrastructure that could be used to better the lives of Gaza’s residents, and calling for the release of Israeli civilians and IDF soldiers’ bodies that are being held by Hamas.

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Wednesday 01/24/2018
Trump: embassy will not move to Jerusalem within one year
Posted: January 24, 2018

President Donald Trump said he does not expect the U.S. Embassy in Israel to move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem within a year, contradicting comments made by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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Tuesday 01/23/2018
Pence concludes Israel trip with ‘inspiring’ Western Wall visit
Posted: January 23, 2018

Vice President Mike Pence concluded his trip to Israel on Tuesday with a private visit to the Western Wall, one of the holiest sites in Judaism.

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Tuesday 01/16/2018
Petition slams professor for drawing equivalence between Israeli Zionists and terrorists
Posted: January 16, 2018

An online petition is challenging a University of Southern California (USC) professor for drawing equivalence between North Korea’s Kim Jong-Il, China’s Mao Zedong, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia and Israeli Zionists.

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Wednesday 01/10/2018
Pew survey: Muslims to outnumber Jews in the US by 2040
Posted: January 10, 2018

Muslims are expected to outnumber Jews as the second-largest religious group in the U.S. by 2040, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center.

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Tuesday 01/09/2018
Israel finalizes $1 million donation to hurricane-ravaged Houston Jewish community
Posted: January 09, 2018

The Israeli government has finalized a $1 million donation to the hurricane-ravaged Jewish community of Houston following last year’s flooding from Hurricane Harvey.

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Friday 12/29/2017
Amazon under fire for letting retailers sell Holocaust memorial merchandise
Posted: December 29, 2017

Amazon’s German affiliate has come under fire after it let several retailers use its platform to sell a throw pillow cover featuring the Holocaust memorial in Berlin, officially known as the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

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Friday 12/22/2017
Trump commutes sentence of kosher meatpacking executive Sholom Rubashkin
Posted: December 22, 2017

President Donald Trump this week commuted the prison sentence of kosher meatpacking executive Sholom Rubashkin, who in 2009 was convicted of 86 fraud charges following the previous year’s immigration raid on his family’s Agriprocessors plant in Postville, Iowa.

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