American Jewish Committee

American Jewish Committee to pressure Trump on 2-state solution

AJC seeks congressional signatures on letter to Trump saying 2-state solution is the only solution to Arab-Israeli conflict.JTA, 3/16/2017, 8:49 PM

AJC donates to rebuilding of Florida mosque destroyed by arson

The American Jewish Committee donates funds to help rebuild a Florida mosque destroyed by arson.JTA, 12/13/2016, 3:36 AM

Priebus nixes, Jewish groups slam Muslim registry proposal

AJC slams the idea of creating a database of Muslims one day after Trump's chief-of-staff said there were no plans to create one.JTA, 11/23/2016, 5:50 AM

Jewish groups decry church councils' anti-'occupation' statement

Jewish organizations slam statement by leading Christian groups blaming Israel almost entirely for the conflict with the Palestinians.JTA, 9/16/2016, 4:30 AM

French film-maker accuses German hotel of excluding Israel

Film-maker Claude Lanzmann claims Arab clients had asked Israel to be removed from hotel phone list; company denies any wrongdoing.JTA, 8/12/2016, 7:37 AM

Detroit advocacy group merging with American Jewish Committee

Jewish Community Relations Council of Metropolitan Detroit merges with the American Jewish Committee.JTA, 7/22/2016, 4:39 AM

Athens mayor takes stand against anti-Semitism

Giogos Kaminis joins Mayors United Against Anti-Semitism campaign. Significant move in light of rampant Greek anti-Semtism.Matt Wanderman, 3/21/2016, 12:08 PM

European Parliament Sees No Need for Jewish State?

EP rejects amendment calling for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations to be based on two-state principle.Arutz Sheva staff, 9/10/2015, 7:37 PM

Despite Obama's Efforts, Jewish Group Rejects Iran Deal

American Jewish Committee says it concluded overwhelmingly it must oppose Iran nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 8/6/2015, 6:45 AM

Sisi: Israel-PA Peace Will Make the Region Safer

Egyptian President meets delegation of the American Jewish Committee, calls for peace between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 7/7/2015, 4:46 AM

Jews, Muslims, Christians Tackle Religious Violence at Davos

Top leaders from three major religions discuss Charlie Hebdo murders, religious extremism at World Economic Forum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2015, 8:50 PM

White House: Rising Tide of Anti-Semitism 'Troubling'

White House spokesman vows to 'combat the scourge of anti-Semitism' at American Jewish committee event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2015, 8:51 AM

US Jewish Groups Condemn Abbas for Incitement

Numerous US Jewish groups condemned Abbas for incitement. Also expressed concern for increasing tension and violence in Israel.Cynthia Blank, 11/13/2014, 12:41 PM

Erdogan 'Would be Happy' to Return Jewish Award

Turkish Prime Minister's envoy says he will happily return American Jewish Committee award after 'anti-Semitism' controversy.Ari Soffer and AFP, 7/29/2014, 6:52 PM

Clinton Says US Used 'Same Tactic' for Iran, Israel-PA Talks

Despite criticism for Benghazi, Iran nuclear deal, Hillary Clinton defends her legacy as Sec. of State at American Jewish Committee meeting.AFP, 5/14/2014, 11:01 PM

Power Promises to Fight to Get Israel on Security Council

U.S. ambassador to the United Nations promises she will “not give up” on getting Israel a seat on the UN Security Council.Elad Benari, 2/11/2014, 4:41 AM

Kerry Seeks Support for Talks from U.S. Jews

Kerry meets select Jewish leaders; tells them Israel and PA have ‘strategic imperative’ to talk, criticizes EU boycott.Maayana Miskin, 8/9/2013, 12:31 PM

David Harris & AJC: Lay Off the Peace Pipe

Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR, 8/14/2013, 3:07 PM