Ex-Ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro, joins Israeli think tank

Obama administration Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro joins INSS in Tel Aviv.JTA, 3/5/2017, 8:37 PM

Amb. Shapiro: Want to move the embassy? Here's how

Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel suggests five principles that Trump should adhere to when moving the embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 3:45 AM

Former Ambassador criticizes Netanyahu for border wall comment

Former Ambassador Dan Shapiro hints Netanyahu had a motive in praising Trump’s plan to build a wall along the border with Mexico.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2017, 6:36 AM

'There were ups & downs. US and Israel are best friends'

The outgoing United States ambassador to Israel speaks to Arutz Sheva as he summarizes five years in office.Yoni Kempinski, 1/18/2017, 3:00 PM

Shapiro: I prepared my entire life to be Ambassador to Israel

Dan Shapiro reflects on more than 5 years as Ambassador to Israel during often rocky relationship between Obama administration and Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2017, 1:02 PM

President Rivlin meets with Ambassador Shapiro for last time

President meets with outgoing US ambassador for the final time before he steps down this week as US administration changes.Gary Willig, 1/17/2017, 5:34 PM

US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro to resign January 20

Current US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro to resign Jan. 20, when Trump is sworn in. Trump adviser David Friedman to replace Shapiro.Gary Willig, 1/5/2017, 4:03 PM

Ambassador Shapiro: US was not behind anti-Israel UN resolution

US ambassador to Israel says US never colluded with PA to pass anti-Israel UN resolution.Gary Willig, 12/29/2016, 8:23 PM

American ambassador asks to stay in Israel

American ambassador Dan Shapiro has asked the State Department to let him stay in Israel until the end of the school year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 1:47 PM

Shocking - the new ambassador to Israel

One can be shocked by good things!Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 12/17/2016, 5:26 PM

US ambassador gives blood for Israel

The MDA blood service team arrived at the UN ambassador's residence where the ambassador and other members of his staff gave blood.Reut Hadar, 11/23/2016, 8:12 PM

'The relationship with Israel will only get stronger'

Watch: Ambassador Dan Shapiro speaks as the U.S. Embassy in Israel celebrates American democracy.Yoni Kempinski, 11/8/2016, 11:47 PM

U.S. Treasury Secretary visits Israel for talks

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew visited Israel for talks on the Iran nuclear deal and other issues.JTA, 11/1/2016, 6:05 AM

US opposes one-sided resolutions against Israel

American Ambassador to Israel addresses growing concerns in Israel that US will no longer veto Arab-backed UN Security Council resolutions.Nitsan Keidar, 10/27/2016, 10:45 PM

US Ambassador: Aid agreement to be largest in US history

Shapiro: Memorandum of understanding will soon be in place, will be “the biggest aid package the US has ever given to any other country".ILTV, 9/13/2016, 4:30 AM

'The next defense aid package will be the largest in history'

U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro says the next American defense aid package will cover Israel's security needs until 2029.Elad Benari, 9/11/2016, 11:29 PM

'Where sadness and glory live together'

US Ambassador reflects on the 'bitter and sweet' of Memorial Day-Independence Day, and honors Foreign Volunteers who helped found Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2016, 10:06 AM

'Hamas is building tunnels, we're prepping for next war'

Ya'alon takes tour of USS Carney taking part in joint drill, says IDF not fooled or 'stagnant' faced with Gaza's 'unprecedented quiet.'Kobi Finkler, 2/22/2016, 6:15 PM

Samantha Power gets bird's-eye view of Israeli security threats

America's UN envoy joins Israeli UN Ambassador and US Ambassador to Israel, for countrywide tour of Israel's complex security situation.Ari Soffer, 2/16/2016, 6:41 PM

Think for yourself, Ambassador Shapiro

Shapiro has crossed the red lines. Ron Jager, 2/13/2016, 11:46 PM

US Ambassador Shapiro apologizes for poor timing

US Ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro: I apologize if I offended the Meir Family.Raphael Poch, 1/25/2016, 8:51 AM

NYT editorial praises US envoy's criticism of Israel

The New York Times accuses Israel of trying to 'preclude a Palestinian state,' says its response to Shapiro's critiques were 'unfair.'Cynthia Blank, 1/24/2016, 7:48 AM

Obama is now going after Israel

It is one thing after another ever since the nuclear deal was finalized. Yochanan Visser, 1/22/2016, 12:10 PM

Congressman demands Kerry reject US envoy's criticism of Israel

Peter Roskam says Dan Shapiro's 'troubling' remarks will only serve to 'empower' those who seek to 'delegitimize and marginalize' Israel.Cynthia Blank, 1/20/2016, 10:06 PM

State Department backs Shapiro's criticism of Israel

State Department spokesman says there was "nothing new" in Ambassador Shapiro's critique of Israeli policy in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 1/20/2016, 6:14 AM

Netanyahu and US envoy meet after 'settlement' tiff

After PM blasted Shapiro's charge of different 'standards' for Jews and Arabs as 'unacceptable', two meet to 'put incident behind them.'Cynthia Blank, 1/19/2016, 7:56 PM

Israel treats Palestinians worse? Not quite

Regavim shoots back at US ambassador who accused Israel of selectively enforcing laws for Palestinians: 'Data shows otherwise.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 1:11 PM

PM's Office: US ambassador's remarks are 'unacceptable'

Netanyahu's office blasts Dan Shapiro's attempt to fault 'settlements' for stalemate with Palestinians, asserts PA incitement to blame.Nitsan Keidar, 1/18/2016, 8:32 PM

US ambassador sparks clash with 'settlements' criticism

US envoy to Israel attacks 'settlement' building, accuses Jewish state of 'two standards of rule of law' in Judea and Samaria.Cynthia Blank, 1/18/2016, 6:50 PM

Justice Minister tells US to butt out of Israeli legislation

Shaked asserts 'no cause' for US concerns over her NGO Transparency Law, as Israel is a 'strong democracy.'Cynthia Blank, 1/11/2016, 10:50 PM

US renews push to derail Shaked's NGO Transparency Law

In meeting with Justice Minister, US envoy expresses 'government's concerns' over bill requiring NGOs to declare foreign funding.Cynthia Blank, 1/11/2016, 4:16 PM

Days later, US condemns Ezra Schwartz's murder

US State Department, embassy condemn 18 year-old's murder in terror attack - but White House still silent.Tova Dvorin, 11/22/2015, 11:05 AM

Watch: US Ambassador claims labeling isn't boycott

Shapiro says history will remember Netanyahu-Obama ties as positive, EU labeling is info for consumers 'to decide for themselves.'Yoni Kempinski, 11/16/2015, 12:33 PM

NGO: America 'disrespected' Rabin's legacy

Mattot Arim points out in letter to Ambassador Shapiro that Rabin was opposed to a Palestinian state and uprooting of communities.Ben Ariel, 11/1/2015, 2:35 AM

US embassy in pink to promote breast cancer awareness

Embassy marks Breast Cancer Awareness month with special display to express hope in battling the disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2015, 9:02 AM

Terror Victim's Brother Slams US Policy in Letter to Envoy

In letter to Dan Shapiro, Dr. Yigal Henkin accuses Obama admin of raising chances for more deaths at hands of 'cold blooded terrorists.'Cynthia Blank, 10/8/2015, 7:42 AM

Amb. Shapiro: Iran Deal Shows US Learned Lessons of 9/11

US Ambassador to Israel insists controversial deal will help - not hurt - American efforts to stop Iranian terror proxies.Eliran Aharon, 9/11/2015, 2:52 PM

Netanyahu: Israel, United States Share Same Democratic Values

At 4th of July celebration, Netanyahu says Israel and the United States should stand up “to all the forces of militant Islam”.Elad Benari, 7/1/2015, 11:58 PM

Watch Live: American Independence Celebrations in Israel

Top Israeli political, media and cultural figures join US Ambassador for early celebration of American Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2015, 6:00 PM

'Israeli Society Must Maintain its Unity'

Former CoS Benny Gantz and American Ambassador Dan Shapiro take part in memorial rally for the three murdered yeshiva students.Yoni Kempinski, 6/17/2015, 2:14 AM

Druze Demand Syrian Airstrikes from Israel, US

Druze community leaders meet with US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro to request help arming Druze fighting ISIS.Tova Dvorin, 6/5/2015, 12:32 PM

MK Yogev: It's Time Obama Realized Who Won

MK Motti Yogev has requested that Ambassador Dan Shapiro tell Obama who won the election.Moshe Cohen, 3/30/2015, 1:12 AM

US's Silence Defended, Did not Abandon Israel at UNHRC

US Ambassador to the UNHRC clarifies: the US is silent every year during commission's annual anti-Israel debate - as a form of protest.Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2015, 5:19 PM

US Ambassador to Israel Laments 'Confusing' Situation

US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro attempts damage control for the White House after Obama says he's 're-evaluating' US stance on Israel.Tova Dvorin, 3/22/2015, 9:26 AM

US Ambassador Invites Israelis to Invest in America

Shapiro calls on Israeli companies to take part in SelectUSA Summit to increase investment, as Israeli trade continues to shift eastward.Ari Yashar, 2/23/2015, 12:57 PM

Watch: US Ambassador Commits to 'Hope' of Two-State Solution

Shapiro declares 'there is no one-state solution,' urges peace deal and ignores question on Jonathan Pollard.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/11/2014, 4:46 PM

US Ambassador Prays at Synagogue Targeted in Deadly Attack

Witnesses tell Amb. Dan Shapiro of 'horror scene' at Jerusalem synagogue where Palestinian terrorists went on a bloody rampage.Hezki Baruch and Ari Soffer, 11/25/2014, 5:46 PM

Glick's Family 'Shocked' at US Silence over Shooting

Family of US citizen and assassination target notes hypocrisy, as US ambassador claims a week later 'we were unable to reach them.'Ari Yashar, 11/4/2014, 5:20 PM

Amb. Shapiro Pushes Ceasefire in 9/11 Speech

US Ambassador to Israel says events of September 11, 2001 drive war on terror, but he recommends a truce for Israel.Tova Dvorin, 9/11/2014, 5:57 PM

Ambassador Shapiro: Israel Helping US Tackle ISIS Threat

In an interview, US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro said that the US and Israel were exchanging intelligence on the ISIS crisis.Moshe Cohen, 9/11/2014, 9:18 AM

US Ambassador: Tape of 'Obama-Netanyahu Conversation' Fabricated

US, Israeli PM rush to reject the authenticity of a recording claimed to be of Obama trying to force an unfavorable ceasefire on Israel.Ari Soffer, 7/29/2014, 10:35 PM

Dan Shapiro Visits Ashdod, Meets Resident Injured by Rocket

US Ambassador to Israel visits Ashdod in solidarity visit, supports Israel's right to self-defense.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 7/15/2014, 4:14 AM

The United States Stands by Israel

US Ambassador to Israel says on Israeli radio that "we denounce these attacks and support Israel's right to defend itself."Ari Yashar, 7/11/2014, 1:13 PM

Report: US Intelligence Officials Say 'Israel Crossed the Line'

Unconfirmed comments touch two nerves: the visa crisis issue, and Jonathan Pollard's freedom.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 8:29 PM

US Ambassador Says End to Visa Crisis Coming

Despite doubling in visa rejection rates for young Israelis, US ambassador to Israel stresses the days of the US visa are numbered.Tova Dvorin, 4/20/2014, 8:46 AM

MKs Tell Dan Shapiro They're Behind Kerry Plan

Group of MKs send a letter of support to U.S. Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro, after a tough grilling session he faced from rightwing MKsDavid Lev, 2/27/2014, 9:13 AM

Nationalists 'Apologize' to US Ambassador After Stormy Meeting

Land of Israel Lobby in the Knesset issues apology Wednesday after meeting with US Ambassador Dan Shapiro goes south.Tova Dvorin, 2/26/2014, 5:32 PM