Tag Archives: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

“Israel’s efforts to engage with African governments were a significant part of the Israeli agenda” at the UN General Assembly

TIMES OF ISRAEL At UN, Netanyahu meets 15 African leaders to talk tech, rapprochement by Staff September 23, 2016 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with at least 15 leaders and representatives of African countries on Thursday on the sidelines of … Continue reading

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Israel’s UN address heard by a slightly larger group

ALGEMEINER For First Time, Kuwaiti Delegation Stays to Listen to Israeli PM Speak at UN by Barney Breen-Portnoy September 23, 2016 In a potential sign that Israel’s ties with the Sunni Arab axis in the Middle East are indeed getting … Continue reading

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“AIPAC made a fatal mistake when it decided to publicly fight the Iran accord” Is President Unshakable-Bond-Obama getting even with Bibi ?

NEWSWEEK Tel Aviv Diary: Obama Exacts Cold Revenge on Netanyahu by Marc Schulman September 16, 2016 …The critics [of recently inked MOU], who also include Amos Yadlin, the former commander of military intelligence, posit that if Netanyahu had not addressed … Continue reading

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“Palestinians couching their objection as one about removing “settlers” rather than Jews does not change the harsh reality. There is simply no precedent in international practice for the demand”

TABLET MAG Palestinian State Free of Jews ?  by Professor Eugene Kontorovich September 15, 2016 …What does international law say about the demand to remove settlers as part of a solution to a territorial conflict? To answer this question, as … Continue reading

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Your hard earned tax dollars at work: State Department purged emails about $300,000 grant to anti-Netanyahu group

FREE BEACON Congress Investigating Obama Admin-Funded Campaign to Unseat Israeli PM by Adam Kredo September 16, 2016 Congress on Friday launched a wide-ranging probe into a secret Obama administration-funded campaign to unseat Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, according to information … Continue reading

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“Israel needn’t waste its time and energy trying to appease the Europeans..unnecessary, given Europe’s economic weakness and political decay”

JERUSALEM POST Israel’s diplomatic spring by Caroline B. Glick June 30, 2016 We are living at a time when preconceived notions are crashing down one on top of the other. We thought that nothing would ever change in the Arab world. … Continue reading

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It’s a little late #Mahmoud. As Abbas well knows, the damage is done.

JTA Abbas walks back claim that Israeli rabbis called to poison Palestinian water June 26, 2016 Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas walked back his claim that Israeli rabbis had called for the poisoning of Palestinian water and said he did … Continue reading

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Israel and #Turkey make up: Israel to pay $20m compensation for families of Mavi Marmara dead in deal renewing full diplomatic ties. Ambassadors to return soon

TIMES OF ISRAEL Ending years of rancor, Israel and Turkey reboot relationship by Raoul Wootliff June 27, 2016 Israel and Turkey announced Monday the terms of a deal ending years of diplomatic stalemate between the eastern Mediterranean countries and heralding … Continue reading

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Israel’s Dilemma: “The problem is that in exchange for the expanded military aid, Obama is demanding that Israel surrender its diplomatic and military independence to the White House”

JERUSALEM POST Obama’s money and Israel’s sovereignty by Caroline B. Glick June 23, 2016 …The former ambassador to Washington [Michael Oren] urged Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu not to sign the multi-year security assistance deal that US President Barack Obama demands … Continue reading

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Contrary to narrative, this current government is “actually one of the more left-wing in Israel’s history”

COMMENTARY The Israel Narrative Is Wrong by Evelyn Gordon June 20, 2016 The standard narrative about Israel these days goes like this: The current government is the most right-wing ever, the public is increasingly racist and anti-democratic, and the prime … Continue reading

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