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April 14, 2015 3:19pm
Jewish leaders expected President Barack Obama to sell them hard on the Iran nuclear deal. Instead he made a softer pitch and told them that he feels like one of the tribe.
April 12, 2015 12:37pm
Iran and the United States have each released outlines of the agreed-upon framework deal that show major gaps to be resolved ahead of a June deadline for a final accord — including how quickly Iran would get sanctions relief.
April 3, 2015 8:07am
JTA’s Washington bureau chief drove his “midlife crisis” Mustang to a suburban men’s seder, where 500 fellas bonded over Passover traditions and stiff drinks.
March 27, 2015 1:28pm
President Obama’s comments this week suggest he has not heeded the calls of leading pro-Israel lawmakers and Jewish organizational leaders to tone down his disagreement with Israel.
March 24, 2015 8:59am
The former Bush administration secretary of state remembered in American Jewish lore for his “F— the Jews” comment, finds a surprising fan base: left-wing Jews .
March 22, 2015 4:44pm
Netanyahu critics already are moving to exploit his rift with President Obama, stepping up their condemnations of the prime minister and calling on the United States to increase pressure on Israel.
March 20, 2015 9:50am
AIPAC, ADL and others moved quickly to welcome Benjamin Netanyahu’s “clarification” about his support for a two-state solution and urge the White House to work with new Israeli government.
March 19, 2015 12:25pm
The former Alaska governor really wants you to know she likes Bibi.
March 18, 2015 5:12pm
The Israeli prime minister’s relations with the White House, already tense after his March 3 speech to Congress, may suffer further from his 11th-hour campaign tactics.
March 18, 2015 11:04am
The U.S. spy chief’s focus on ISIS does not mean Iran has been removed as a threat.