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Defense Official: Prevent a Nuclear Iran

Defense Official: Prevent a Nuclear Iran

Defense Ministry Diplomatic-Security chief Amos Gilad says Israel's priority should be to prevent a nuclear Iran.Elad Benari, 11/10/2012 02:16
Cantor: Obama Continually Throws Israel Under Bus

Cantor: Obama Continually Throws Israel Under Bus

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor accused President Obama of showing a lack of regard for the Jewish state. Rachel Hirshfeld , 25/09/2012 11:16
Obama to Talk About Iran in UN Speech

Obama to Talk About Iran in UN Speech

President Barack Obama will tell world leaders the United States "will never retreat from the world" at the UN General Assembly.Elad Benari, 25/09/2012 02:15
Panetta: No Plans to Bolster Forces in Middle East

Panetta: No Plans to Bolster Forces in Middle East

U.S. military has no major plans to bolster its forces in the Middle East despite violent protests targeting diplomatic outposts.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/09/2012 22:56
Iran Can Help Solve Middle East Problems, Says UN

Iran Can Help Solve Middle East Problems, Says UN

Iran, which has balked at UN demands for inspecting its nuclear sites, can help solve the problems in the Middle East, Ban Ki-moon said. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 04/09/2012 10:13
Attack on Iran Means Regional War: Ex-IDF General

Attack on Iran Means Regional War: Ex-IDF General

An Israeli military attack on Iran would ignite a regional war, former IDF Operations Commander Yisrael Ziv told Army Radio Sunday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/08/2012 10:57
Ad Slams Obama Record in Newspapers Across America

Ad Slams Obama Record in Newspapers Across America

Emergency Committee for Israel publishes an ad in Jewish newspapers across America citing liberals' criticism of Obama’s Israel record Rachel Hirshfeld , 27/07/2012 09:58
Mofaz: Turkey Will Become Mideast 'Superpower'

Mofaz: Turkey Will Become Mideast 'Superpower'

Israel must come to terms with Turkey's superpower status in the Middle East, said Israeli Deputy Prime Minister Shaul Mofaz. Rachel Hirshfeld, 20/06/2012 22:50
Peres and Clinton Discuss the Middle East

Peres and Clinton Discuss the Middle East

During his visit to the U.S. President Peres discussed strategic challenges in the Middle East with U.S. Secretary State Clinton.Elad Benari, 14/06/2012 09:43
Tel Aviv Ranked Middle East's Most Expensive City

Tel Aviv Ranked Middle East's Most Expensive City

Tel Aviv is the Middle East’s most expensive city and the 31st most expensive city in the world for expats, a cost of living survey says.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/06/2012 13:55
US Congressman Flunks Mideast 101

US Congressman Flunks Mideast 101

Pennsylvania Republican Rep. Joe Pitts encourages Sharon and Arafat to negotiate. Arafat died in 2004 and Sharon is comatose.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 16/05/2012 10:48
Prosor: UN Nuclear Conference 'Not Relevant'

Prosor: UN Nuclear Conference 'Not Relevant'

UN ambassador Ron Prosor blasted the world body, saying that it was a hotbed of incitement and falsehood, focused on the wrong things.Gabe Kahn, 23/04/2012 19:54
Oren:Israel Safest Place for Christians in Mideast

Oren:Israel Safest Place for Christians in Mideast

Ambassador Oren: As 800,000 Jews were once expelled from Arab countries, Christians are forced from lands they've inhabited for centuries.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/03/2012 15:23
The Decline of the American Superpower?

The Decline of the American Superpower?

The perception in the Arab world is that the U.S. is weakening; what, then, does this mean for Israel?Rachel Hirshfeld, 21/02/2012 21:18
Saudi Arabia Plans to Acquire Nuclear Weapons

Saudi Arabia Plans to Acquire Nuclear Weapons

Saudi Arabia plans to obtain nuclear weapons, but its nuclear power will be for “peaceful use,” a former intelligence official said Monday. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/12/2011 10:38
Shalit's Return will be Broadcast Worldwide

Shalit's Return will be Broadcast Worldwide

Jerusalem Capital Studios will offer direct broadcasts of Shalit’s return to news networks worldwide.Anav Silverman, 17/10/2011 13:34
IAEA Adopts Anti-Nuke Resolution for Mideast

IAEA Adopts Anti-Nuke Resolution for Mideast

The International Atomic Energy Agency resolved all countries in the Mideast should sign an anti-nuke pact; move seen as targeting Israel.Gabe Kahn., 23/09/2011 14:51