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Obama at UN: Recognize Israel, end the 'occupation'

In his last UN General Assembly speech, President Obama speaks about his vision for global future, including Israel and the Palestinians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 5:40 PM

Netanyahu: I'll speak truth to power at United Nations

Prime Minister promises UN will hear Israeli side of the story as he departs for US ahead of meeting with President Obama.David Rosenberg, 9/20/2016, 2:51 PM

Senators to Obama: Continue vetoing anti-Israel UN resolutions

88 senators from both parties urge Obama to maintain policy of vetoing any one-sided Security Council resolutions on the Israeli-PA issue.Elad Benari, 9/20/2016, 3:44 AM

Obama and Netanyahu to meet in New York

Israeli and American leaders to meet in New York this Wednesday four months before Obama leaves officeNitsan Keidar, 9/18/2016, 6:13 PM

Obama: I'll be insulted if blacks don't come out for Hillary

Obama demands large African American turnout to vote for Clinton, will be 'personally insulted' if community doesn't rally behind nominee.David Rosenberg, 9/18/2016, 5:02 PM

Trump: Obama was born in the United States

Republican presidential nominee publicly says President Obama was born in the United States, backtracking on the infamous "birtherism" saga.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/16/2016, 8:35 PM

Obama's $38B aid package to Israel comes with caveats

Obama's $38B aid package to Israel comes with caveats: It's generous, but on his terms,Ron Kampeas, 9/15/2016, 4:14 AM

Obama hails new defense aid to Israel

President Obama says new aid agreement "will make a significant contribution to Israel’s security".Ben Ariel, 9/15/2016, 2:14 AM

Obama: No one's fit to be president more than Hillary

President Obama offers endorsement of Clinton’s fitness to serve as president while blasting Trump as unfit.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2016, 4:12 AM

Obama to veto 9/11 victims’ bill

White House spokesman Josh Earnest says President Obama is expected to veto bill allowing 9/11 victims' families to sue Saudi Arabia.Ben Ariel, 9/13/2016, 4:14 AM

Obama: North Korean nuclear test 'a grave threat'

The United States "will never accept" a nuclear North Korea, reiterates Obama after Pyongyang's latest nuclear test.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2016, 9:28 PM

Philippines president curses Obama on live television

Angered by White House pressure over anti-drug policies, Philippines president slams President Obama as a "son of a whore".Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2016, 10:04 AM

Obama accused of 'misleading the public' over Iran deal

AIPAC, Republican Jewish Coalition criticize report which revealed that Iran was secretly allowed to evade restrictions.Ben Ariel, 9/2/2016, 5:44 AM

Trump: Obama 'gave away the store' in the Iran deal

Donald Trump's campaign blasts Iran deal after report revealed the U.S. and its partners agreed "to allow Iran to evade some restrictions.Elad Benari, 9/2/2016, 2:16 AM

Obama and Erdogan to meet on sidelines of G20 summit

White House announces Obama to meet his Turkish counterpart on Sunday in China.Ben Ariel, 8/30/2016, 3:46 AM

US announces 10,000th Syrian refugee of the year

US meets it goal more than a month ahead of schedule, while critics warn its opening its gates to terrorism.AFP, 8/29/2016, 10:21 PM

Will Netanyahu meet Obama in September?

Officials on both sides of the Atlantic are working to arrange a meeting between the two at the UN, though for very different purposes.Nitzan Keidar, 8/29/2016, 6:46 PM

Trump visits Louisiana, Obama pencils it in for Tuesday

Republican nominee Donald Trump visited the state destroyed by flooding on Friday. Rival Clinton has no plans to visit the ravaged state.Rachel Kaplan, 8/21/2016, 8:56 AM

Trump: Obama lied to us

Republican presidential nominee blasts Obama over the United States' $400 million payment to Iran.Ben Ariel, 8/21/2016, 6:45 AM

GOP lawmakers blast Obama over Iran ransom saga

Republicans blast the Obama administration after it acknowledges a payment to Iran was contingent on the release of American prisoners.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/20/2016, 12:22 AM

Obama's final religious freedom report slams Muslim blasphemy

Obama administration’s final report on religious freedoms focuses on oppressive blasphemy laws and societal norms in Muslim countries.JTA, 8/15/2016, 4:55 AM

Trump: Comments on Obama and ISIS were sarcasm

Republican presidential nominee plays down claims that Obama and Clinton were "co-founders" of ISIS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/13/2016, 1:31 AM

Clinton swipes at Trump for being a 'truth-teller'

After Donald Trump made waves by naming Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama as "the founders of ISIS," the Democrats struck back.AFP, 8/11/2016, 9:32 PM

Trump: Obama, Clinton founded ISIS

A contrite Trump regrets US involvement in the Middle East - and knows where to assign the blame.Rachel Kaplan, 8/11/2016, 7:29 PM

Netanyahu surprised by Defense Ministry's criticism of Obama

Netanyahu aide reportedly tells Ambassador Shapiro he learned about the Defense Ministry's statement that criticized Obama from the media.Elad Benari, 8/7/2016, 5:51 AM

Netanyahu: Israel's view on Iran deal remains unchanged

PM Netanyahu reiterates Israel rejects Iran nuclear deal, but stresses the importance of the alliance with the United States.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/5/2016, 11:54 PM

Russia fires back at Obama's criticism on Syria

Russia accuses Washington of lacking trust in Moscow and not behaving as a true partner.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/5/2016, 10:18 PM

Israel responds to Obama: Munich Agreement didn't prevent WWII

Defense Ministry responds to claims by Obama that Israel believes the Iran nuclear deal was successful.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/5/2016, 8:27 PM

Obama: Even Israel says Iran deal was a success

U.S. President hails nuclear deal between Iran and the West, says Israel thinks the same.Elad Benari, 8/5/2016, 6:16 AM

Obama: Putin can't be trusted on Syria

U.S. President vows to crush ISIS in Iraq and Syria, but says he doubts Russian President can be trusted in helping.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2016, 5:13 AM

Obama and Kerry deny U.S. paid ransom to Iran

President and Secretary of State deny reports that $400 million payment to Iran was related to four Americans who were held in Tehran.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2016, 3:14 AM

Trump blasts 'incompetent' Obama following Iran ransom report

Republican presidential nominee criticizes Obama and Clinton over report saying the U.S. funneled $400 million in cash to the Iranians.Elad Benari, 8/4/2016, 12:03 AM

Obama: 'I'm President, and I have the better argument'

Defying popular opinion in his party, Obama thinks America needs to join Trans-Pacific Partnership - or be swept under the global economy.Rachel Kaplan, 8/3/2016, 8:48 AM

Trump responds to Obama, blasts both him and Clinton

After President Obama claimed that Trump is "unfit" to be President, Republican nominee fires back.Elad Benari, 8/3/2016, 2:12 AM

Obama: Trump keeps proving he is unfit for Presidency

President Obama calls for Republicans to withdraw endorsements of 'unfit' Trump; 'There has to be a point at which you say enough.'Shai Landesman, 8/2/2016, 9:07 PM

Bill Clinton sports Hebrew 'Hillary' button at convention

Former president wears Hebrew 'Hillary' button at DNC, sparking speculation move was subtle jab at Obama's relationship with Israel.Ron Kampeas, 7/30/2016, 10:19 PM

'Obama increased aid to Arab countries, but not to Israel'

GOP Senator Lindsey Graham reveals White House shot down aid package requested by Israel.David Rosenberg, 7/28/2016, 2:42 PM

Obama: No man or woman is more qualified than Hillary

President Obama expresses support for Clinton, says American's greatness doesn't depend on Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2016, 6:31 AM

Obama's brother: I'll vote for Trump

President's half-brother says he likes Donald Trump because "he speaks from the heart" and will therefore vote for him and not for Clinton.Ben Ariel, 7/25/2016, 6:15 AM

Obama urges Erdogan to 'respect democracy'

American President speaks with embattled Turkish counterpart, urges him to respect civil liberties as he responds to failed coup attempt.Ben Ariel, 7/20/2016, 4:15 AM

Watch: Obama delivers a statement on Louisiana shooting

President Barack Obama speaks from Washington, DC, following Baton Rouge shooting., 7/18/2016, 12:04 AM

Obama decries Baton Rouge shooting as 'the work of cowards'

President Barack Obama responds to latest murder of three police officers in Louisiana, says nothing justifies violence against police.Ari Soffer, 7/17/2016, 10:20 PM

Obama condemns 'horrific' attack in France

President Obama condemns terrorist attack in Nice, offers France assistance in the investigation.Ben Ariel, 7/15/2016, 3:42 AM

American officials believe Netanyahu will sign MoU with Obama

Officials in Washington believe Netanyahu will consent to sign agreement on military aid with Obama and not wait for the next president.Elad Benari, 7/11/2016, 5:44 AM

Copycat shootings target police after racially-motivated attack

'Every American has the right to live in safety and peace,' Trump declares. Obama calls shootings 'despicable attack on law enforcement.'David Rosenberg, 7/10/2016, 2:10 PM

Spanish leftist party publishes anti-semitic Obama cartoon

Spain's United Left coalition tweets a cartoon depicting Obama hugging an Orthodox Jew, causes outrage.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/9/2016, 1:13 AM

Abner Mikva, judge who mentored a president, dies at 90

Mikva served as federal judge and congressman, as well as mentor to Obama and many other Chicago Democrats.JTA, 7/7/2016, 9:26 AM

President Obama's July 6th greeting to Muslims for Eid al Fitr

Obama forgot whose "innocent lives" were "taken during the month of Ramadan."Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 7/7/2016, 7:19 AM

Putin and Obama agree to intensify coordination in Syria

Russian President and American President agree during a telephone call to "intensify" military coordination in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2016, 4:46 AM

Obama: I believe in Hillary Clinton

President Barack Obama campaigns with Hillary Clinton, says no man or woman is more qualified to serve as president than her.Ben Ariel, 7/5/2016, 11:42 PM

Obama: Wiesel was 'the conscience of the world'

President Barack Obama expresses condolences over the passing of his close friend Elie Wiesel.Ben Ariel, 7/3/2016, 6:35 AM

Giuliani: Trump is right, Obama is showing weakness

Former New York Mayor backs Trump with regards to the fight against Islamic terrorism, criticizes Obama's policies.Ido Ben Porat, 6/26/2016, 6:39 AM

Obama discusses 'Brexit' vote with Cameron, Merkel

President Barack Obama says he regrets Britain's decision to leave EU but respects it.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/25/2016, 2:14 AM

Mounting pressure unlikely to sway Obama on Syria

Despite mounting revolt from top US diplomats, President Barack Obama sticking to his policy of inaction over Syria crisis.Andrew Beatty, 6/19/2016, 10:49 AM

McCain: Obama 'directly responsible' for Orlando shooting

Leading Republican Senator blames Obama for mass shooting in Orlando, then takes back the comment.Ben Ariel, 6/17/2016, 5:15 AM

Obama: New gun laws 'crucial' in preventing homegrown attacks

President Barack Obama urges lawmakers to take action to prevent gun violence as he meets families of the victims of the Orlando attack.Ben Ariel, 6/17/2016, 4:42 AM

US Ambassador: 'Best weapon against BDS - a Palestinian state'

Speaking at Herzliya Conference, Ambassador Daniel Shapiro says Obama 'admires' Israel, is absolutely dedicated to fighting BDS.Yoni Kempinski, Arutz Sheva staff, 6/15/2016, 5:55 PM