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DAY TWO: Trump Meets Abbas, Visits Holocaust & Israel Museum

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 8:30am 5/23/2017 at 8:30am
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President Donald Trump finished his trip to Israel by meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Museum in Jerusalem and the Israel Museum.

During his first day, Trump “pledged to work toward Israeli-Palestinain peace,” but admitted it’s the “toughest deal of all.” However, he...

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Trump Travels to Israel, Visits Western Wall

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 22, 2017 at 8:03am 5/22/2017 at 8:03am

President Donald Trump has arrived in Israel, which he will visit for two days. In fact, his flight to Israel from Saudi Arabia is the first non-stop flight between the two countries that have no diplomatic ties.

We will publish updates on Trump’s visit, a truly historic one since Israel remains our...

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The Most Important Article that You Didn’t Read about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 6:00pm 3/5/2017 at 6:00pm
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Last week Gen. (ret.) Michael Herzog (brother of Israel’s opposition leader Isaac Herzog) wrote a remarkable article (.pdf) in The American Interest.

Herzog, who has been involved in Israeli-Palestinian negotiations since 1993 didn’t write his article to place blame (though he does) for the failure of the 2013-2014 talks overseen by then-Secretary of...

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Trump-Netanyahu Joint Press Conference

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 12:07pm 2/15/2017 at 12:07pm

The press conference is now over. Video below.

Quick Takes: Much warmer relationship than the tense Obama-Bibi appearances, where they could hardly contain their disdain for each other.

Substantively, Trump did exactly what any good mediator would do — not try to impose a solution on the parties. His point was that whatever...

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Gallup: Americans still LOVE Israel a lot, Netanyahu popularity soars

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 13, 2017 at 10:00am 2/13/2017 at 10:00am

Isreali Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is visiting the U.S. this week, and will meet President Trump.

An important question is what is the status of the American popular opinion towards Israel.

There is a misconception that American political support for Israel is a result of the “Israel Lobby” and “Israel Firsters.” Those are...

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Kerry’s Latest Peace Making Effort Ends with a Pffft

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 16, 2017 at 6:30pm 1/16/2017 at 6:30pm

In a call to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday, January 15, 2017, Secretary of State John Kerry assured the prime minister that there would be no further United Nations Security Council action taken against Israel in the wake the Paris peace conference.

That conference brought 70+ nations together to discuss...

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Trump at impromptu press conference: “We have to protect Israel”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 1, 2017 at 3:30pm 1/1/2017 at 3:30pm
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At a New Year’s Eve function last night, President-elect Trump iterated his strong support for Israel.

Watch:

REPORTER: “Do you feel like president Obama has been trying to undermine you at all in some of the last-minute actions he’s taken?”

TRUMP: “I spoke to him yesterday. He’s been very nice on the phone. We...

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Thomas Friedman’s Unhinged Attack on Trump and Netanyahu

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 1, 2017 at 1:00pm 1/1/2017 at 1:00pm
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Probably the one columnist I have critiqued more than any other in my blogging career is Thomas Friedman of The New York Times.

Friedman, one-time NY Times Jerusalem bureau chief, is considered The Times’ go-to expert on the Middle East, globalization and environmental issues.

However, when reading Friedman’s columns, it’s easy to see...

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Why do so many Americans cheer when Bibi Netanyahu sticks it to Obama?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 9:00pm 12/28/2016 at 9:00pm

We’ve covered the back and forth today, from John Kerry’s angry policy speech putting most of the blame on Israel for failure to reach an agreement on the final status of the dispute, to Bibi Netanyahu’s equally blistering rebuttal.

The rallying around Israel and Netanyahu by politicians on both sides of the...

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VIDEO: Netanyahu responds to Kerry speech

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 2:00pm 12/28/2016 at 2:00pm

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responds to John Kerry’s speech earlier today.

Perhaps the biggest bombshell was the repeated accusation that the U.S. was behind the resolution.

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Obama’s parting UN shot at Israel a long time coming

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 9:15pm 12/22/2016 at 9:15pm

Back in February 2012, I wrote that I expected that in his second term Obama would force his vision of a “peace” deal on the Israelis.

We’ve had several close calls, with the John Kerry negoti...

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Netanyahu: Confronts Journalists on Social Media because “It’s fun, I enjoy it”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 8:40pm 12/20/2016 at 8:40pm
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu doesn’t hesitate to take to social media to get his point across, including when the press treats him unfairly.

(Where have I heard that before?)

But if you read the headlines about some comments he made at a press event, you’d think Netanyahu just admitted to “attacking”, “lashing...

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Did Obama’s “Daylight” with Israel Bring Peace?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 21, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/21/2016 at 2:30pm

Early on in his first term, President Barack Obama suggested that in order to achieve peace between Israeli and the Palestinians, there needed to be more “daylight” between the United States and Israel.

Obama, according to a report on a meeting between the president and American Jewish leaders, said, referring to the...

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Trump Asks Netanyahu to Visit White House

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 5:57pm 11/9/2016 at 5:57pm
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President-elect Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have known each other for a long time.

Trump has just reached out to Netanyahu and invited him to the White House after his inauguration:

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Netanyahu cheered at ‘Hamilton’ musical performance

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 10:22am 9/27/2016 at 10:22am
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NY Post columnist Oli Coleman, on the Page Six gossip page, has a story Benjamin Netanyahu booed by audience at ‘Hamilton’ (emphasis added):

There was a revolutionary spirit both on the stage and in the audience at “Hamilton” on Saturday night.

Page Six is told that some in the crowd booed Israeli Prime...

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Netanyahu at UN: Invites Abbas to Knesset, willing to go to Ramallah

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 5:00pm 9/22/2016 at 5:00pm

Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at the U.N. today.

As usual, it was an excellent speech.

The headline is that Netanyahu offered to have Palestinian President speak at the Israeli Knesset (parliament) and for Netanhahu to speak at the parliament in Ramallah.

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Netanyahu’s ethnic cleansing video resets narrative

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 8:00pm 9/15/2016 at 8:00pm
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Recently, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated an obvious truth.

The demand that Jews leave Judea and Samaria (the “West Bank”) as part of a two-state solution is nothing less than a demand for ethnic cleansing that cannot be a basis for peace, Netanyahu: Ethnic Cleansing of Jews For Peace is Absurd:

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