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PM Bennett meets AIPAC CEO

PM Bennett meets AIPAC CEO

Prime Minister meets head of AIPAC lobby during first trip to Washington, ahead of first meeting with President Biden.Yoni Kempinski, 25/08/2021 19:13
Progressive Jewish leaders condemn AIPAC for ads slamming ‘Squad’ members

Progressive Jewish leaders condemn AIPAC for ads slamming ‘Squad’ members

AIPAC ad references Ilhan Omar's statement - and is condemned by progressive groups.Ben Sales, JTA, & Arutz Sheva, 14/08/2021 21:46
Ilhan Omar spokesperson claims AIPAC putting 'Omar's life at risk'

Ilhan Omar spokesperson claims AIPAC putting 'Omar's life at risk'

AIPAC and Jewish groups respond to "baseless attack" that they say deflects from Omar's history of inflammatory statements.Dan Verbin, 12/08/2021 20:09
Congressional trips to Israel postponed to 2022

Congressional trips to Israel postponed to 2022

AIPAC-affiliated congressional trips to Israel set for August delayed over Delta variant concerns.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 22/07/2021 11:55
AIPAC cancels 2022 policy conference due to pandemic

AIPAC cancels 2022 policy conference due to pandemic

Pro-Israel lobby cancels 2022 annual policy conference, citing concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.Elad Benari, 13/07/2021 02:00
The price of friendship with Biden’s Washington

The price of friendship with Biden’s Washington

Leaders whose most important goal is maintaining friendly ties with Biden will be less willing to approve operations that can anger it.Op-edCaroline Glick, 06/06/2021 16:54
AIPAC welcomes new Israeli government

AIPAC welcomes new Israeli government

AIPAC congratulates Lapid and Bennett for "assembling a broad and diverse coalition".Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2021 04:12
Level-headed conversation with a Holocaust denying anti-Semite

Level-headed conversation with a Holocaust denying anti-Semite

Watch YouTuber Rudy Rochman debate neo-Nazi protesters disseminating anti-Semitic propaganda at last year's AIPAC conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2021 14:59
NBC drops story on Biden official’s ties to $500,000 in AIPAC donations

NBC drops story on Biden official’s ties to $500,000 in AIPAC donations

NBC removes story on Orthodox Jewish official in Biden administration who is reportedly linked to $500,000 in donations to AIPAC.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 29/01/2021 07:48
Saar: As Prime Minister, I will work with President Biden

Saar: As Prime Minister, I will work with President Biden

New Hope Chair says he will work with Biden 'to stress importance of not returning' to the previous nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2021 20:04
Top contender for Biden’s press secretary is an Israelophobe

Top contender for Biden’s press secretary is an Israelophobe

Jean-Pierre’s promotion of “cancel culture” is antithetical to Biden’s promise to be for all Americans, but even more so to Israel. Op-ed.Morton A. Klein, 20/11/2020 07:00
Jared Kushner addresses AIPAC for the first time

Jared Kushner addresses AIPAC for the first time

Senior White House adviser and architect of the Abraham Accords finally speaks to AIPAC members.Gary Willig, 24/09/2020 19:10
AIPAC praises Israel-UAE-Bahrain agreement

AIPAC praises Israel-UAE-Bahrain agreement

'Historic event in the advancement of peace and reconciliation in the Middle East.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2020 20:53
AIPAC praises Israel-related funding as it sails through Congress

AIPAC praises Israel-related funding as it sails through Congress

Newly-approved funds 'will help Israel protect itself against continuing security threats,' AIPAC says.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 27/07/2020 10:02
AIPAC petition urges Senate oppose effort to restrict Israel aid

AIPAC petition urges Senate oppose effort to restrict Israel aid

'Amendment politicizes support for Israeli security, goes far beyond current law in ways that damage US interests, risk Israel's security.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2020 22:41
AIPAC: 'Racism, intolerance, and inequality must end'

AIPAC: 'Racism, intolerance, and inequality must end'

AIPAC says it stands ‘shoulder-to-shoulder with the Black community’ in equality struggle.Marcy Oster, JTA, 09/06/2020 08:45
AIPAC on George Floyd: 'When a member of our family is attacked, we are all attacked'

AIPAC on George Floyd: 'When a member of our family is attacked, we are all attacked'

AIPAC tells African-American members it’s ‘horrified’ by George Floyd slaying.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 06/06/2020 21:22
AIPAC cancels 2021 policy conference

AIPAC cancels 2021 policy conference

Pro-Israel lobby group nixes annual policy conference for next year, amid ongoing coronavirus concerns.David Rosenberg, 31/05/2020 23:00
US lawmakers urge continued support for Israel at ICC

US lawmakers urge continued support for Israel at ICC

AIPAC commends US lawmakers who signed letters encouraging continued support for Israel as the ICC probes alleged "war crimes".Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2020 23:44
In Bernie's failed leftist world, only Israel and AIPAC are ‘racists’

In Bernie's failed leftist world, only Israel and AIPAC are ‘racists’

In Bernie Sander’s world, leftist antisemites, black antisemites and congressional antisemites must not be condemned, as only Jews can be ‘racists.’ Robert Harris, 13/03/2020 00:03
Senior officer briefs 18,000 Israel supporters on Hezbollah threats

Senior officer briefs 18,000 Israel supporters on Hezbollah threats

Watch full speech of IDF Spokesman to AIPAC conference about Hezbollah's threats, Operation 'Northern Shield', and US support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2020 18:10
LA County resident who attended AIPAC diagnosed with coronavirus

LA County resident who attended AIPAC diagnosed with coronavirus

Third person who attended AIPAC Conference in Washington, DC, diagnosed with coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2020 04:25
Two New Yorkers test positive for coronavirus after attending AIPAC

Two New Yorkers test positive for coronavirus after attending AIPAC

DC Health Dept.: AIPAC attendees who tested positive for coronavirus posed no risk to others.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 07/03/2020 18:35
Israel to US: Help us deter Iran

Israel to US: Help us deter Iran

Iran has armed proxy militias on six of Israel's borders. All the Jewish state is asking for is US tech to defend itself by itself.Eitan Divinsky, 04/03/2020 22:23
Pompeo at AIPAC: Israel is central to the Middle East’s future

Pompeo at AIPAC: Israel is central to the Middle East’s future

Secretary of State addresses AIPAC Policy Conference: No president loves Israel more than President Trump.Elad Benari, 03/03/2020 04:09
Pence speaks at AIPAC 2020 Policy Conference

Pence speaks at AIPAC 2020 Policy Conference

Vice President Mike Pence delivers remarks at the 2020 American Israel Committee Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., 02/03/2020 18:45
Bloomberg: Sanders 'dead wrong' on AIPAC

Bloomberg: Sanders 'dead wrong' on AIPAC

Former New York Mayor slams democratic rivals for skipping AIPAC conference, vows to keep US embassy in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2020 18:42
AIPAC Policy Conference 2020

AIPAC Policy Conference 2020

Morning general session of American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Policy Conference 2020 takes place in Washington, D.C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2020 17:09
Leader of Democratic Republic of Congo to appoint Israel envoy

Leader of Democratic Republic of Congo to appoint Israel envoy

Speaking at AIPAC, leader of Democratic Republic of Congo says he will appoint an ambassador to Israel after a two-decade gap.Elad Benari, 02/03/2020 04:34
Biden: I will always call out anti-Semitism

Biden: I will always call out anti-Semitism

Former US Vice President addresses AIPAC Conference, says "two-state solution" is the best way to achieve peace.Elad Benari, 02/03/2020 01:05
Serbia to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Serbia to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Serbian President speaks at AIPAC Policy Conference, announces plans to opening a diplomatic mission and an economic office in Jerusalem.Nitsan Keidar, 02/03/2020 00:20
Netanyahu: Deal of the Century is the opportunity of a century for Israel

Netanyahu: Deal of the Century is the opportunity of a century for Israel

PM Netanyahu addresses AIPAC Policy Conference 2020: As long as I’m Prime Minister, Iran will never have nuclear weapons.Elad Benari, 02/03/2020 00:00
Gantz: I will ensure Israel remains Jewish and Democratic

Gantz: I will ensure Israel remains Jewish and Democratic

Blue and White leader tells AIPAC 2020 conference about his goals if he is elected prime minister of Israel tomorrow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2020 18:36
AIPAC to allow video speeches by Joe Biden, Amy Klobuchar

AIPAC to allow video speeches by Joe Biden, Amy Klobuchar

Joe Biden, Amy Klobuchar to address AIPAC by video after organization departs from 2016 rules.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 29/02/2020 18:45
Klobuchar and Buttigieg will not attend AIPAC conference

Klobuchar and Buttigieg will not attend AIPAC conference

Democratic presidential candidates explain AIPAC’s annual conference next overlaps with Super Tuesday and therefore will not attend.Elad Benari, 27/02/2020 05:12
347 rabbis sign letter that slams Bernie Sanders and supports AIPAC

347 rabbis sign letter that slams Bernie Sanders and supports AIPAC

Orthodox, Conservative, and Reform rabbis criticize Democratic frontrunner for refusing to attend AIPAC conference.Marcy Oster/JTA, 26/02/2020 22:03
Mike Bloomberg to address AIPAC conference

Mike Bloomberg to address AIPAC conference

Former New York City Mayor and Democratic presidential hopeful to speak at AIPAC policy conference in Washington, DC.Elad Benari, 26/02/2020 01:00
Bernie Sanders, Zeev Jabotinsky wants to say something to you

Bernie Sanders, Zeev Jabotinsky wants to say something to you

Zeev Jabotinsky said it succinctly: 'As there is nothing to apologize for,...respond to slanders by simply folding our arms and loudly, clearly, coldly and calmly answer: Go to Hell!' Ronn Torossian, 26/02/2020 00:10
Mike Pence to attend AIPAC conference

Mike Pence to attend AIPAC conference

US Vice President slams 'distasteful' comments by Bernie Sanders against AIPAC, refusal to attend pro-Israel conference.Gary Willig, 25/02/2020 15:36
Pence and Pompeo to address AIPAC conference

Pence and Pompeo to address AIPAC conference

Pro-Israel lobby confirms both US Vice President and Secretary of State will speak at policy conference next week.Elad Benari, 25/02/2020 01:59
Young Israel criticizes Sanders following attack on AIPAC

Young Israel criticizes Sanders following attack on AIPAC

National Council of Young Israel defends AIPAC and supports its criticism of Sanders, who said he would boycott AIPAC conference.Ben Ariel, 24/02/2020 23:38
Greenblatt: Sanders showing total disregard for Israel

Greenblatt: Sanders showing total disregard for Israel

Former US envoy to the Middle East blasts Sanders' decision not to attend AIPAC: Outrageous and shocking.Ben Ariel, 24/02/2020 06:09
AIPAC fires back at Sanders: He has never attended our conference

AIPAC fires back at Sanders: He has never attended our conference

AIPAC responds to Democratic presidential hopeful who announced he would boycott the group's policy conference scheduled for next week.Ben Ariel, 24/02/2020 04:08
Bernie Sanders to skip AIPAC policy conference

Bernie Sanders to skip AIPAC policy conference

Jewish Senator announces he will not attend annual AIPAC conference due to platform it provides to "leaders who oppose Palestinian rights".Elad Benari, 24/02/2020 01:50
Who hijacked the Democratic party?

Who hijacked the Democratic party?

Mainstream Democrats must confront anti-Zionism and anti-Semtism. Far-left progressives have created the illusion that identity politics are mainstream in the Democratic Party.Dr. Michael L. Wise, 23/02/2020 07:00
AIPAC: Bipartisan representation at annual conference

AIPAC: Bipartisan representation at annual conference

AIPAC announces bipartisan congressional leadership will address annual conference.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 15/02/2020 20:49
AIPAC had it right the first time

AIPAC had it right the first time

Somebody…if you ask me…got caught writing the truth. And for that, AIPAC actually apologized to the Democrats. Jack Engelhard, 14/02/2020 08:43
Democrat Congresswoman calls AIPAC a ‘hate group’

Democrat Congresswoman calls AIPAC a ‘hate group’

Rep. Betty McCollum calls AIPAC a “hate group” after the group featured her in attack ad.Ben Ariel and JTA, 13/02/2020 03:05
AIPAC condemns UNHRC blacklist

AIPAC condemns UNHRC blacklist

Pro-Israel lobby says UNHRC blacklist "latest in a deplorable history of attacks on Israel by the UN and its agencies."Elad Benari, 13/02/2020 02:06
Biden rejects pressure to boycott AIPAC conference

Biden rejects pressure to boycott AIPAC conference

Former US Vice President rejects pressure from left-wing groups to have presidential candidates boycott the Israel lobby policy conference.Ben Ariel, 11/02/2020 05:09
AIPAC apologizes for ads calling Democrats ‘radicals’ pushing ‘anti-Semitic’ policies

AIPAC apologizes for ads calling Democrats ‘radicals’ pushing ‘anti-Semitic’ policies

AIPAC apologizes for and removes at least four Facebook ads that slammed “radical” Democrats in Congress.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 09/02/2020 15:01
Elizabeth Warren will skip the AIPAC conference

Elizabeth Warren will skip the AIPAC conference

Democratic candidate claims to be 'terrified' by AIPAC's activities, says 'no Democrat should legitimize that kind of bigotry.'Ron Kampeas, JTA, 08/02/2020 18:31
AIPAC calls on PA to resume talks

AIPAC calls on PA to resume talks

Pro-Israel lobby responds to Trump plan: It is time for Palestinians to rejoin Israelis at the negotiating table.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/01/2020 05:44
AIPAC: Settlements should be an issue for direct negotiations

AIPAC: Settlements should be an issue for direct negotiations

Pro-Israel lobby responds to US policy change on Judea and Samaria: The Palestinians must stop their boycott of US & Israeli officials.Ben Ariel, 19/11/2019 06:22
Netanyahu: Terrorists committing a double war crime

Netanyahu: Terrorists committing a double war crime

PM updates AIPAC delegation on Gaza, says Islamic Jihad guilty of a "double war crime" by firing at civilians while hiding behind civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2019 21:03
Jewish American leaders meet IDF Spokesman

Jewish American leaders meet IDF Spokesman

IDF Spokesman meets AIPAC CEO, head of AIPAC Jerusalem office, to discuss cooperationArutz Sheva Staff, 05/11/2019 19:32
'Frightening' that candidates shun AIPAC yet support J Street

'Frightening' that candidates shun AIPAC yet support J Street

Rabbinic group criticizes Democratic candidates, including Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg, for shunning AIPAC but attending J Street.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/10/2019 20:43