Politics

Trump Fires National Security Adviser John Bolton

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Washington - President Donald Trump has fired national security adviser John Bolton. Trump tweeted Tuesday that he told Bolton Monday night that his services were no longer need...

The ‘First Jewish’ President’s Anti-Semitic Surrogate

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Washington - Will Bernie Sanders be America’s first Jewish president? That’s up to Democratic primary voters and then the rest of the electorate should he receive his party’s nomin...

Breaking Down War, Peace And Ideas Behind Middle East Conflict

Jerusalem - Speaking on the sidelines of this week’s Middle East Forum “Israel Victory Project” conference near Tel Aviv on Sunday, titled “Moving From Concessions to Victory,” for...

Trump (Again) Says He Could Meet With Iranian President Rouhani [VIDEO]

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Washington - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he could meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, which wasn’t the first time he has invited talks with Tehran. “...

Joe Biden Visited A ‘Shiva’ House In 2006, Writes Rabbi

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Washington - A Delaware rabbi wrote a fundraising endorsement for Joe Biden’s presidential campaign citing Biden’s appearance at the shiva for a constituent of modest means. Rab...

Echoing Trump, PM Netanyahu Pushes For Election Cameras

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Jerusalem - In a strategy reminiscent of President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, Israel's prime minister is preemptively claiming to be a victim of electoral fraud as the country p...

Alan Dershowitz: “Obama Broke His Promises To Me On Israel” [VIDEO]

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Cambridge, MA - Professor emeritus of Harvard University Law School and noted Israel advocate Alan Dershowitz claimed last week that former president Barack Obama lied to him about...

Linda Sarsour: “I Would Be Proud To Elect America’s First Jewish President” [VIDEO]

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Washington - Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Saturday tweeted an excerpt from a speech by American political activist Linda Sarsour in which Sarsou...

Trump Calls Off Secret Meeting With Taliban, Afghan Leaders

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Washington - President Donald Trump said Saturday he canceled a secret weekend meeting at Camp David with Taliban and Afghanistan leaders after a bombing in the past week in Kabul ...

After Opposition, Netanyahu Acknowledges Possible Trump-Rouhani Meeting

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Jerusalem - After expressing initial opposition, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acknowledged the possibility of a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Iranian...

Blue And White, Likud Turn Sights On Smaller Parties As Elections Near

Jerusalem - As the election campaign heads into its final week, the two largest parties—Likud, and Blue and White—are appearing to focus on a familiar campaign strategy to drain su...

Ex-Starbucks CEO Schultz Rules Out Independent 2020 Bid

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Washington - Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz says he's no longer considering an independent presidential bid. Schultz said Friday in a letter posted on his website, "I have ...

O’Rourke: Trump Turning Israel Into Partisan Issue

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Washington - Former Texas representative and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke said on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump has turned the U.S.-Israel rela...

Analysis: Black Votes Will Define Electability For Democrats

Washington - For all the strategic calculations, sophisticated voter targeting and relentless talk about electability in Iowa and New Hampshire, the Democratic presidential nominat...

Likud MK Offers Deal To Far-Right Party That Would Nix Egalitarian Prayer At Western Wall

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Jerusalem - A Likud lawmaker close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has offered to prevent egalitarian prayer at the Western Wall in exchange for a small ultranationalist facti...

In London, Netanyahu And Johnson Talk Iran, Middle East Peace Process

London - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday in London to discuss the Iranian threat and a two-state solution to the...

Jason Greenblatt, Trumps Mideast Envoy & Architect Of Peace Plan, Announces Resignation

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Washington - U.S. Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt will resign within the coming weeks, announced the White House on Thursday. Reportedly, Greenblatt, who has played a key rol...

How Israeli Elections Work … If They Work

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Quite remarkably, Israel has been through 20 smooth transitions of power. And despite the dispersal of the Knesset following Benjamin Netanyahu’s inability to form a majority coali...

US Judge: Terror Watchlist Violates Constitutional Rights

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The government’s watchlist of more than 1 million people identified as “known or suspected terrorists” violates the constitutional rights of those placed on it, a federal judge rul...

Johnson’s Brexit Plans In Crisis After 3rd Defeat In 2 Days

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London - Prime Minister Boris Johnson called Wednesday for a national election on Oct. 15, saying it was the only way out of Britain's Brexit impasse after lawmakers moved to block...