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Obama planning new sanctions over Iran's missiles

Officials say Obama administration is preparing new sanctions on companies and individuals over Iran's ballistic missile program.Ben Ariel, 12/31/2015, 3:14 AM

House Intelligence chair to probe Netanyahu spying

Rep. Devin Nunes says his committee will look into report that the NSA spied on Netanyahu after it was supposed to limit such activities.Elad Benari, 12/31/2015, 12:13 AM

Likud ministers: Protest US spying on Israel

Katz demands an official protest on report of spying on Netanyahu, Elkin notes hypocrisy of Pollard case in light of report.Ari Yashar, 12/30/2015, 10:34 AM

Report: Obama spied on Netanyahu after NSA reforms

Wall Street Journal reveals the United States intercepted Netanyahu's calls in order to monitor his campaign against the Iran deal.Elad Benari, 12/30/2015, 2:15 AM

'UK gets Muslim Brotherhood - why doesn't Obama?'

Experts respond to UK report declaring Brotherhood as a terror backer, say it shows how Obama turns a blind eye to radical Islam.Ari Yashar, 12/25/2015, 10:32 AM

"ISIS kills mostly Muslims" - So what?

Obama: ISIS 'does not speak for Islam' as 'vast majority of victims are Muslim.' Expert: ISIS doesn't consider its victims real Muslims.Hillel Fendel, 12/23/2015, 9:44 PM

Hagel: Obama hurt his credibility

Former Defense Secretary criticizes President Obama for his failure to follow up on a warning to Syria about using chemical weapons.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2015, 6:05 AM

Why Obama calls ISIS 'ISIL'

Media analysts attempt to explain what message Obama wishes to give by insisting on using the term ISIL.Hillel Fendel, 12/20/2015, 1:08 AM

Obama: No credible information on potential attack

Obama says there's no specific information suggesting a potential terrorist attack against the United States, but urges vigilance.Ben Ariel, 12/18/2015, 5:13 AM

US lost track of thousands of terror suspects

State Department official admits to not knowing where thousands of foreigners who had visas pulled over terror threat currently are.Ari Yashar, 12/17/2015, 10:55 PM

Senators to Obama: Don't lift Iran sanctions

36 senators urge Obama not to lift the sanctions on Iran following its ballistic missile tests.Ben Ariel, 12/17/2015, 6:15 AM

Obama seeks to restore aid to UNESCO

Obama/Kerry seek to renew funding to organization that accepts state" not recognized by U.S. – despite law forbidding this.Hillel Fendel, 12/17/2015, 12:13 AM

In 2035, Edward Snowden will be president

At least that's what Russia's RT TV station thinks - or hopes - in a clip celebrating its 10-year anniversary.Ari Soffer, 12/16/2015, 3:36 PM

White House hints Clinton would be 'Obama 2.0'

Spokesperson Earnest admits that Obama and Clinton have almost the same foreign policy, even as Obama's approval plummets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2015, 2:42 AM

Obama threatens: 'ISIS leaders are next'

Obama claims to be hitting ISIS 'harder than ever' after California shooting, but offers no policy shift, admits 'faster progress needed.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2015, 8:56 PM

Rivlin slammed for Obama Hanukkah 'disgrace'

Nationalists accuse Rivlin of rewriting story of Maccabees to make it PC, ask him not to attend Haaretz conference tonight.Gil Ronen, 12/13/2015, 6:33 PM

White House throws a serious Hanukkah party

Hearing the US President speak about message of Hannukah is a truly inspiring event, says party attendee Robbie Medwed.Raphael Poch, 12/13/2015, 1:07 PM

Presidents light fourth candle at White House

'Maccabees fought for liberty, freedom of religion,their traditions, and for our traditions,' Israeli President says at ceremonial lighting.Shoshana Miskin, 12/10/2015, 1:01 PM

Rivlin: Obama 'concerned' about Abbas's future

President Rivlin says President Obama expressed concern over the future of the PA chairman and the peace talks.Ben Ariel, 12/10/2015, 6:12 AM

Obama: 'Peace is distant' but Israel needs to try

Obama and Rivlin meet at the White House, where US President stresses 'unbreakable bond' between Israel and US.Cynthia Blank, 12/9/2015, 10:13 PM

Rivlin: Friendship with the U.S. - a deep bond

President Reuven Rivlin departs on a visit to the United States, where he will meet with President Barack Obama.Ben Ariel, 12/8/2015, 1:43 AM

Obama: This isn't a war with Islam

President Obama outlines the step to defeat ISIS, but also says the group does not represent the majority of Muslims.Ben Ariel, 12/7/2015, 3:26 AM

Obama: Hanukkah about 'liberty over tyranny'

POTUS links eight-day Jewish holiday with American emphasis on freedom in annual greeting.Tova Dvorin, 12/6/2015, 8:22 PM

Obama acknowledges California attack as terrorism

'We are Americans. We will uphold our values - a free and open society. We are strong. And we are resilient. And we will not be terrorized.'Matt Wanderman, 12/5/2015, 9:29 PM

Obama: California shooting could be terror, or not

Obama says Christmas party shooting may be 'terrorist related,' or may be 'workplace related' - despite religious Muslim perpetrators.Ari Yashar, 12/3/2015, 6:37 PM

Obama welcomes British vote on ISIS air strikes

Obama hails a vote by British lawmakers to join the air campaign against ISIS in Syria.Ben Ariel, 12/3/2015, 4:42 AM

Ex-intel chief: Obama ignored ISIS for reelection

Former DIA head reveals Obama brushed off 2012 report because it didn't meet the reelection 'narrative' that he wanted.Ari Yashar, 12/2/2015, 10:21 AM

Saudis shower over $1 million in gifts on Obamas

Saudi royal family leads private gifts to Obama family in 2014, giving Michelle expensive jewelry and Barack a floor-length cape.Ari Yashar, 12/1/2015, 9:30 PM

Obama backs Turkey after Erdogan meet

Obama throws full support behind Turkey 'defending itself' by shooting down Russian jet, calls on both sides to focus on ISIS instead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2015, 4:41 PM

Netanyahu, Obama meet at climate summit

Israeli prime minister meets world leaders at sidelines of UN summit in Paris, invites UK's Prince Charles to visit Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 11/30/2015, 3:40 PM

Watch: 46 times Obama said 'that's not who we are'

Hilarious compilation video reveals Obama's favorite catchphrase to delegitimize whatever he disagrees with.Ari Yashar, 11/30/2015, 3:17 PM

Obama visits Bataclan, pays tribute to victims

President Barack Obama arrives in Paris for the UN climate conference and stops at Bataclan concert hall.Ben Ariel, 11/30/2015, 4:14 AM

Obama: It's illegal to refuse Syrian refugees

Obama administration reminds state officials that states do not have legal authority to refuse to accept Syrian refugees.Ben Ariel, 11/26/2015, 4:45 AM

Obama: There's no immediate terror threat

President Obama tries to reassure Americans preparing for Thanksgiving that there is no credible and immediate terror threat.Ben Ariel, 11/26/2015, 3:45 AM

Streisand, Spielberg, awarded Medal of Freedom

Notable American-Jewish artists among 17 recipients awarded US top honor by President Barack Obama.Cynthia Blank, 11/25/2015, 8:35 PM

Erdogan, Obama agree on need to reduce tensions

Turkish, American Presidents agree on the need to reduce tensions after Turkish forces shoot down a Russian plane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2015, 4:16 AM

Obama calls Ezra Schwartz's parents 4 days later

Over half a week after brutal murder of US citizen by Palestinian terrorist, US President calls family - still no official statement.Ari Yashar, 11/24/2015, 11:01 PM

Lieberman: Media exaggerates Bibi-Obama hostility

Former leading Democrat says final 14 months of Obama Admin will see improved ties; launches fierce criticism of White House policy.Ari Soffer, 11/24/2015, 9:44 PM

Top Democratic Senator slams Obama on ISIS

Ranking Democrat on intel committee turns on Obama, saying his approach 'isn't sufficient' and has let the situation get 'worse.'Ari Yashar, 11/23/2015, 1:59 PM

Obama: We won't relent in fight against ISIS

President Barack Obama says ISIS are "a bunch of killers", vows the international coalition against the group will "not relent".Ben Ariel, 11/23/2015, 3:45 AM

Obama: No end to ISIS if Assad remains in power

US President sees no end to civil war if Assad remains in power and says Syrian won't accept him as solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2015, 11:04 AM

Obama to veto legislation on refugee screening

White House declares Obama will veto a Republican bill to toughen the screening process for Syrian refugees.Ben Ariel, 11/19/2015, 6:12 AM

Republicans attempt to stop refugee plan

New legislation would require more robust vetting before the White House can go ahead with plan to welcome 10,000 refugees from Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2015, 1:14 AM

Obama: Republicans 'hysterical' over refugees

Obama issues strong rebuke of Republicans attempting to stop flow of refugees into US, says they're 'scared of widows and orphans.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2015, 11:12 AM

Obama to move forward with refugee program

State Department says Obama administration is committed to admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees despite refusal by 24 states.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2015, 4:42 AM

Obama: US had no intel warning of Paris attacks

US working closely with France to track down perpetrators of 'heinous' Paris attacks, US president says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2015, 6:14 PM

Obama approves of EU labeling of Jewish products

Obama administration says labeling 'not a boycott,' because 'settlements aren't part of Israel,' and adds: 'we label too.'Ari Yashar, 11/12/2015, 9:06 PM

Rivlin, Obama to meet in Washington next month

President Reuven Rivlin accepts invitation from American counterpart for formal visit to Washington on December 9.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2015, 2:13 AM

Bennett opposes Netanyahu's 2-state statements

Jewish Home Chairman denies that there was a unanimous vote to ease economic pressure on Palestinian Arabs.Gil Ronen, 11/10/2015, 9:51 AM

WJC lauds Obama, Netanyahu over two states

World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder praises Obama and Netanyahu after face-to-face meeting at the White House.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2015, 5:13 AM

Obama launches personal Facebook page

American president joins social network for the first time, encourages action against climate change.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2015, 4:42 AM

Obama spokesman: Two-state solution unlikely

White House spokesman says the administration has concluded that the two-state solution can't be reached before Obama leaves office.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2015, 3:14 AM

'One of the best meetings I've had with Obama'

Prime Minister tells reporters the meeting with President Obama was positive and productive. Arutz Sheva reports from Washington.Nitsan Keidar, Washington, 11/9/2015, 11:50 PM

Netanyahu, Obama meet in Washington

Friendly words as the two leaders speak to journalists ahead of meeting; Arutz Sheva reports from Washington.Nitsan Keidar, Washington, 11/9/2015, 8:34 PM

Ex-Mid East Adviser: Bibi, Obama to talk terror

Dennis Ross estimates in meeting Obama will hold PM responsible for 'standing pat,' and discuss new Temple Mount gestures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/9/2015, 10:26 AM

Defense Sec: US may send more troops to Syria

Ash Carter says US 'absolutely' may send more troops to Syria, despite Obama's promise of no boots on the ground.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2015, 8:46 PM

PM: Meeting with Obama is 'important'

Netanyahu eulogizes Israel's fifth president and discusses upcoming meeting with US president at Cabinet meeting on Sunday.Hezki Baruch, 11/8/2015, 10:50 AM