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Obama Israel Trip

Obama Vows Eternal Support For Israel

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 05.20.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — Seeking a fresh start to a strained relationship, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday ...

Ex-Obama Friend: What Obama Israel Trip Is REALLY About

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.19.2013 | World

Former Obama family friend and Columbia University professor Rashid Khalidi joined HuffPost Live in anticipation of President Obama's trip to Israel t...

Good News for Obama Before His Trip -- Israel Unlikely to Bomb Iran in 2013

Dan Raviv | Posted 05.18.2013 | World
Dan Raviv

Although no one in Israel is leaking any details, it's understood that intelligence agencies -- led by the foreign operations agency, the Mossad -- are highly active in covert operations against Iran's nuclear work. There, too, sources say there is unprecedented cooperation with the United States.

7 Pillars of Salt - Obama in the Middle East

Michael Brenner | Posted 05.18.2013 | World
Michael Brenner

By failing to give priority to bringing the Syrian civil war to an end as quickly as possible, and instead playing these clever games whose net effect (if any) will be to prolong it, we are undermining our own key interests.

Iran, Israel On The Agenda As Obama Heads To Middle East

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 05.16.2013 | World

WASHINGTON — When President Barack Obama steps into the Middle East's political cauldron this coming week, he won't be seeking any grand resolut...

Miss Israel Invited To Dine With President Obama

Posted 03.14.2013 | Style

Being a beauty queen comes with some major perks -- namely, getting to meet President Obama. Miss Israel, Ethiopian-born Yityish (Titi) Aynaw, has ...

Obama Meets With Arab-Americans Ahead Of Big Trip

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Just days ahead of his Mideast trip, President Barack Obama on Monday met with about 10 leaders of Arab American groups who encoura...

Obama's 3 Goals In Israel

AP | STEVEN R. HURST | Posted 03.11.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- Three goals will dominate President Barack Obama's coming visit to Israel, his first as president: Convincing Israel and its leadership ...

Foxman: Obama Putting Too Much Weight On Solving Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Abraham Foxman, Director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), gives an account of his meeting this week with President Barack Obama and other Jewish g...

Seth Colter Walls

Obama In Israel: Did He Drop "Change" From His Agenda?

HuffingtonPost.com | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Overall, the reviews have been stellar for Barack Obama's foreign trip. A fortuitous news cycle laid out the red carpet for the presumptive Democratic...

Israeli Newspaper Publishes Obama's Western Wall Note

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Israeli paper Maariv obtains the note Obama left at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, and puts a photograph of it on its front page. The handwriting...

Obama Worked Hardest On Israel Trip For Jewish Voters

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Before embarking on a sprawling international trip that would take him to seven countries, two continents and two war zones, Sen. Barack Obama and his...

Sam Stein

Republican Jewish Coalition Official Spends Day Lying To Reporters About Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Suzanne Kurtz, communications director for the Republican Jewish Coalition, spent her afternoon knowingly misleading -- if not downright lying -- to r...