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United States Israel Policy

Israel, Obama and the Realist's Dilemma

David Hazony | Posted 05.27.2013 | World
David Hazony

If realists are really as businesslike as they claim, then foreign policy ought to look something like investment. And while short-term profitability is clearly one important element in choosing which countries to support, another is stability.

Obama and Israel

Mel Levine | Posted 11.19.2011 | Politics
Mel Levine

It has become fashionable for many Republicans to assert that President Obama is not a friend of Israel -- something the facts are utterly at odds with.

Sam Stein

Eric Cantor Clarifies Controversial Remarks | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Eric Cantor's (R-Va.) office on Monday issued a follow-up comment to one made last week, saying that the congressman would serve as...

Amanda Terkel

Rep. Eric Cantor Tells Israel: GOP Majority Will 'Serve As A Check On The Administration' | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.) told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday during a meeting in New York that the new GOP majorit...

What Flag Do Israelis Fly on Their Independence Day?

Hagit Ofran | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Hagit Ofran

What I wish for my country at its 62nd anniversary is that our best friend, the US, will keep up the firm standing and high expectation from the Israelis, and help us confront the hard issues, for the sake of Israel.

Netanyahu's Mistake is Obama's Opportunity

Ami Kaufman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ami Kaufman

A lot of left-wingers in Israel are grinning these days. Watching Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu sweat after being reprimanded by Hillary Clinton is, sad to say, the best news we've had since his election.