Clinton's VP supports increased missile defense aid to Israel

Tim Kaine part of a group of senators calling on Congress to add $320 million for Israeli missile defense to defense appropriations bill.Elad Benari, 7/28/2016, 5:59 AM

Israeli official to travel to Washington, discuss military aid

National Security Council interim chief to visit Washington and advance negotiations on new aid agreement.Elad Benari, 7/26/2016, 3:12 AM

Clinton backs Israel, blasts Trump in San Diego

Democratic presidential candidate says the United States has an obligation to defend Israel, while blasting Trump's foreign policy.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2016, 12:16 AM

Clinton: 'Unfair' to put onus on Israel for peace talks failure

Democratic presidential frontrunner signals to Jewish voters she will be more openly supportive of Israel if elected.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2016, 6:14 AM

Sanders calls for more 'balanced' Middle East policy

Democratic presidential candidate calls for balanced American Middle East policy, deems Israel's actions in Gaza "disproportionate."Ben Ariel, 4/10/2016, 11:50 PM

Kahlon calls to conclude talks on American aid ASAP

Finance Minister says Israel ought to conclude negotiations over a defense aid deal with the United States as soon as possible.Ben Ariel, 3/31/2016, 5:12 AM

What Israel needs and why, according to AIPAC

AIPAC lists the threats to Israel, and what it needs to protect itself.Hillel Fendel, 3/22/2016, 3:29 AM

Trump: Israel will have to pay back the military assistance

Prior to AIPAC speech, Republican frontrunner hints he would ask Israel to pay back the military assistance it receives from the States.Uzi Baruch, Washington, 3/21/2016, 11:19 PM

'The United States isn't supporting its friends as it should be'

Philanthropist Martin Oliner says America has created a void in the Middle East and, as a result, other allies for Israel are stepping in.Yoni Kempinski, 2/17/2016, 5:46 AM

Obama’s 10-year aid package comes with a catch

As officials urge Netanyahu to accept military aid offer, new details show major shortcoming in the deal.Shoshana Miskin, 2/14/2016, 5:52 PM

Netanyahu urged to accept American offer for military aid

American officials tell Netanyahu he won't get a better military aid package from Obama's successor.Ben Ariel, 2/8/2016, 6:16 AM

Israel, United States to hold bilateral military drill

Joint Juniper Cobra drill between the United States and Israel to take place later this month.Ben Ariel, 2/7/2016, 5:29 AM

US rejects comparison of Israel's NGO law to lobbying registry

State Dept. spokesman says Israeli Transparency Law and US Foreign Agents Registration Act 'two different things' - but can't explain how.Cynthia Blank, 1/7/2016, 11:57 AM

Susan Rice: We Want to Deepen Our Cooperation with Israel

Obama’s National Security Adviser says Washington is interested in deepening its security cooperation with Israel following the Iran deal.Elad Benari, 7/16/2015, 6:28 AM

Sources: American Aid to Israel to Increase After 2017

United States defense aid to Israel is likely to increase after 2017 when a current package expires, sources on both sides say.Ben Ariel, 5/29/2015, 6:42 AM

Christie: Obama Only Stands Up to Our Friends

New Jersey governor blasts Obama for failing to stand up to evil and only standing up to Prime Minister Netanyahu.Yoni Kempinski, 5/29/2015, 6:13 AM

Obama: Most US Jews Still Support Me

President defends policies on Iran, says there is no indication Saudis intend to pursue their own nuclear program.Gil Ronen, 5/21/2015, 9:13 PM

Israel to Buy Bombs and Missiles from Washington

United States says it will sell thousands of bombs and missiles to Israel as well as helicopters to Saudi Arabia.Ben Ariel, 5/21/2015, 6:14 AM

US Expects Israeli Pledge to Two-States to Continue

In veiled threat, Wendy Sherman says if Israeli gov't doesn't show commitment to two-state solution, US will have trouble backing it in UN.Cynthia Blank, 4/27/2015, 7:47 PM

Rivlin Refuses to Meet with Jimmy Carter Over Anti-Israel Views

Former US President viewed as 'permanently damaging' to Israel, diplomatic source reveals.Tova Dvorin, 4/20/2015, 9:41 PM

US Chief Negotiator: We're Committed to Israel's Security

Chief nuclear negotiator Wendy Sherman tells reporters that US stands behind Israel's security, but 'no option' better than diplomacy.Cynthia Blank, 4/13/2015, 8:23 PM

Obama-Netanyahu Hostility is 'Unprecedented' in History

Historian reveals the key clashes between US presidents and Israeli prime ministers, and why none have been as bad as the 'new low.'Ari Yashar, 3/24/2015, 6:01 PM

Diplomat: Obama Seeking 'Revenge' on Netanyahu

The White House's latest tirade against Israel is due to revenge over failed V15 campaign, to distract Americans from Iran, source says.Tova Dvorin, 3/24/2015, 1:38 PM

Watch: Senator Rubio Rips Obama's 'Historic Mistake' on Israel

Rubio gives impassioned speech revealing Obama's 'outrageous' hypocrisy and enmity concerning Israel with elections fallout.Ari Yashar, Gil Ronen, 3/20/2015, 12:33 PM

White House: US-Israel Tensions over Iran 'False' Reports

White House denies it is withholding information on Iran - and accuses Israeli media of 'cherry-picking' the facts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2015, 10:05 PM

Lapid Says 'A Real PM Would Not Gamble on National Security'

Yesh Atid leader goes on warpath against PM Netanyahu for Congress speech, suggests he 'take responsibility and go home.'Cynthia Blank, 2/16/2015, 6:24 PM

US Stands By Israel with Hezbollah Response

Washington expresses support for Israel's 'legitimate right to self-defense' after Hezbollah missile attack kills two soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2015, 10:00 PM

'Deport US Consulate Staff Who Threatened Jews'

Samaria Regional Council Head demands response from Israeli Interior Ministry following clash between US consulate, Israelis.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 1/3/2015, 8:41 PM

Expert: US Sanctions Report a Political Ploy

Article claiming US looking to take 'active steps' against Israel meant to sway the elections, Strategic Affairs expert tells Arutz Sheva.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 12/5/2014, 12:02 PM

Israel Struggling to Sell Iron Dome

Israel's key missile defense system is unique in the arena of global defense - but politics and cost are preventing investors from buying.Tova Dvorin, 10/7/2014, 9:24 AM

Senate Declares Israel a ‘Major Strategic Partner’

U.S. Senate unanimously adopts the United States-Israel Strategic Partnership Act.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/20/2014, 12:55 AM

U.S. Calls for 'Durable Peace' Between Israel and PA

Following the latest round of Strategic Dialogue between Israel and the U.S., Washington reiterates the strong partnership with Israel.Ben Ariel, 9/12/2014, 5:12 AM

Report: Israel Helping US Build Int'l Coalition Against IS

40 countries reportedly interested in joining forces to stop Islamists from spreading; Israel allegedly sending US information to help.Tova Dvorin, 9/8/2014, 10:52 PM

Obama Signs Additional Funding for Iron Dome

President Barack Obama signs a bill granting an additional $225 million to replenish the Iron Dome system.Elad Benari, 8/5/2014, 4:44 AM

Senate Passes Resolution Supporting Israel

Senate passes a resolution that states the its support of Israel’s right to defend itself from Hamas rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 7/31/2014, 4:43 AM

U.S. Issues Travel Warning to Israel and Gaza

Americans warned against traveling to Israel and Gaza, urged to postpone any visits amid the current conflict.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2014, 5:12 AM

Steinitz Accuses Washington of Hypocrisy over Hamas Gov't

'You cannot present it as a Hamas government internally, then publicly as a government of technocrats,' Intelligence Minister says.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2014, 11:37 AM

Former Envoy: History Proves Israel Can Withstand US Pressure

Former envoy to US insists Israel can and should stand up to US pressure - particularly under 'dramatically weak' Barack Obama.Tova Dvorin, 5/14/2014, 11:17 PM

Sha Shtil!

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Israel Worried Obama Will Cave to Iran Before Midterm Election

Official says Israel is concerned that Obama will sign a bad deal with Iran fearing Republican gains in midterm elections.Elad Benari, 5/8/2014, 3:15 AM

Obama: 'The US-Israel Relationship Has Never Been Stronger'

US President wishes Israel a happy Independence Day, commits to working toward a two-state solution.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 6:42 PM

Susan Rice to Visit Israel This Week

US National Security Advisor to be in Israel for 'high-level talks' as waffling over peace talks continues.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2014, 6:28 PM

Indyk Named as 'Unnamed Source' Blaming Israel For Failed Talks

Officials in Jerusalem claim Indyk tendering resignation following peace talks' collapse, strongly criticized Israeli government.Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2014, 9:20 AM

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

Kerry Vows to Fight Israeli Visa Rejection Trend

State Department review finds visa rejections for young Israelis up to 32%, doubling since 2009 - Kerry commits to changing it.Tova Dvorin, 4/18/2014, 8:23 AM

Kerry Denies Blaming Israel for Failure in Peace Talks

US Secretary of State meets with Liberman, claims he merely 'described sequence of events' in comment.Hezki Baruch, 4/9/2014, 11:02 PM

Report: Prime Minister 'Disappointed' with Kerry Over Blame Game

Source in Prime Minister's Office says US 'knew full well' the PA was uncooperative during talks, violated conditions by applying to UN.Tova Dvorin, 4/9/2014, 6:27 PM

Minister Calls to Cancel Oslo Accords

Housing and Construction Minister Uri Ariel declares Israel's right to 'break the rules' after PA runs to UN.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/2/2014, 6:45 PM

Report: Jonathan Pollard to Be Released in Two Weeks

Israeli source says Pollard deal is in the process of being secured - but at what cost?Uzi Baruch, 4/1/2014, 1:43 PM

Israeli and USA Army Chiefs Meet in Jerusalem

IDF Chief of Staff, US Joint Chief of Staff meet in Jerusalem, emphasize strength of relationship despite political differences.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 4/1/2014, 1:13 AM

US, Israel to Strengthen Defense Ties Despite Ya'alon Brouhaha

US Undersecretary for Arms Control and International Security to meet with Israeli officials this week, US-Israel tensions notwithstanding.Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2014, 10:03 PM

Speaking Truth to Power

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Naftali Bennett Lauds Defense Minister for Speaking Out

Jewish Home Chairman defends Ya'alon for criticizing the US, noting 'his mouth and heart are the same' and in Israel's best interests.Uzi Baruch and Elad Benari, 3/22/2014, 7:59 PM

Kerry 'Protests' to Prime Minister Over Criticism from Ya'alon

In rare move, State Department issues strong complaint after Defense Minister slams US policy on Iran.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2014, 8:47 PM

Jonathan Pollard Released from Hospital - and Back to His Cell

Israeli agent returns to prison cell, but still in excruciating pain, according to wife Esther.Tova Dvorin, 3/10/2014, 8:50 PM

Netanyahu Pushing White House for Pollard's Release

Prime Minister reveals 'not a conversation goes by' without him asking for the Israeli agent's freedom.Tova Dvorin, 3/9/2014, 8:06 AM