Articles Tagged “Israel”

  • Shimon Peres Dead

    Former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres is dead. He was 93. Approximately two weeks ago, Peres suffered a stroke. Doctors had kept him on a breathing tube and unconscious in hopes of his brain healing.…

  • Ramadan Permits Suspended in Israel Because of Shooting

    Thursday, Israel suspended the majority of special permits for Palestinians to visit Israel during Ramadan and increased police presence following shootings in Tel Aviv Wednesday night by two Palestinians that killed four Israelis. Wednesday night,…

  • John Boehner And Bipartisan Delegation Visit Israel

    House Speaker John Boehner has been in Israel with a bipartisan delegation of congressmen. The delegation has met with the Israel’s president, Reuven Rivlin, and their Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. All this going on in…

  • Prime Minister Netahyahu Delivers Powerful Address To Joint Session

    The Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, addressed a joint session of congress Tuesday morning and was met with overwhelming applause and acceptance. Several Democrats and Obama administration officials were not in attendance, but news…

  • Senator Cruz Calls for Secretary Kerry’s Resignation

    In reaction to Secretary of State John Kerry’s telling world leaders in a closed meeting that he is afraid Israel might become an “apartheid state,” if there is no two-state solution between the conflict between…

  • Congressman Brady on the Importance of Israel as an Ally

    Over the years, Israel has been a close ally of the United States. Our 8th District Congressman, Kevin Brady, comments . . . . BRADISRA3-14-14