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Israel To Expand Humanitarian Aid To Syria

By John Hill Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — December 20, 2016 … More than five years after it began, the Syrian civil war has killed a reported 470,000 people. Bombings are destroying crowded cities and horrific human rights violations are widespread. Basic necessities like food and medical care are sparse. The U.N. estimates that… Read More »

UNESCO: King David, Jesus Never Existed

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — October 14, 2016 … In a move which represents one of the largest acts of anti-semitism in modern history, UNESCO – the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization – voted on a draft text to remove all Jewish and Christian ties to Jerusalem. The draft text was passed… Read More »

Netanyahu Tells UN General Assembly: No Nuclear Weapons For Iran

Edited by Joel Leyden See Video of Netanyahu UN General Assembly Speech: www.IsraelUN.com United Nations, New York — September 22, 2016 … Following is a transcript of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s remarks today at the United Nations General Assembly in New York: “Mr. President, Ladies and Gentlemen, What I’m about to say is going to shock… Read More »

Israel Offers Condolences, Aid To Kenya After Christian Massacre

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — April 5, 2015 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke today with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and conveyed his condolences – on behalf of the citizens of Israel – in wake of the reprehensible Islamic terrorist attack that was perpetrated in Kenya. Prime Minister Netanyahu told Kenyan… Read More »

UN Ignores Murder of Christians in Arab States

New York, New York — March 31, 2015 … The United Nations is turning a blind eye to the murder of Christians and other minorities in the Arab world, said Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Ron Prosor. “In 2013, three Iranian Christians were caught selling Bibles, found guilty of ‘crimes against state security,’ and… Read More »

UN Says Palestine To Join ICC April 1, Israel Documents Palestinian Terror

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency January 6, 2015 — New York, NY … UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stated this evening that the state of Palestine will join the International Criminal Court on April 1. This action will enable the Palestinians to pursue war-crimes charges against Israel. As Israel is not a member of the International Criminal Court,… Read More »

Israel President Rivlin Hosts New Year’s Reception for Christian Leaders

By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem — December 30, 2014 … Israel President Reuven Rivlin this morning, hosted the traditional, annual reception for leaders of Israel’s Christian community leaders to mark the civil New Year.  The event was attended by nine heads of various churches in Israel, and senior members of the community. The President welcomed those… Read More »

“Support Israel – Vote Republican” Goes Viral On Facebook

By Nancy Namer Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — November 2, 2014 … Jewish and Christian groups have created a “Support Israel – Vote Republican” page on Facebook. “The page was created as a result of the Obama administration calling Israel “chickenshit” for not compromising on security issues,” said Israel News Agency publisher Joel Leyden. “Never before… Read More »

Israel: Obama, EU Encourage Terrorism In Jerusalem

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — October 28, 2014 … Jerusalem has been the capital of Israel for over 3,000 years. Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu and the Jewish citizens he represents didn’t just create this fact. In 1000 BCE – King David conquered Jerusalem and declared the city the Capital of the Jewish Kingdom. Fast forward… Read More »

Slain Journalist’s Family Challenges ISIS’s Leader To Debate On Koran

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Miami — September 5, 2014 … The family of Jewish journalist Steven Sotloff, the second American beheaded by Islamic State terrorists, issued a challenge to the leader of ISIS. A family spokesperson said on Wednesday that Steven was “a gentle soul”, and invited the group’s leader to a debate on the… Read More »