Tag Archives: holocaust

Ted Cruz Joins New York Jews Preparing for Passover

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Brooklyn, New York — April 7, 2016 … U.S. Senator and Presidential candidate Ted Cruz joined dozens of Jewish children today preparing for the Jewish holiday of Passover. The event took place at the Chabad Neshama Model Matzah Bakery this afternoon. After the matzah making party, Cruz then visited the Jewish Center of Brighton Beach where… Read More »

Netanyahu: Deep Sadness on Passing of Former Mossad Director Meir Dagan

By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem, Israel — March 17, 2016 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, this morning, issued the following statement on the passing of former Mossad Director Meir Dagan: “I would like to express deep sadness on the passing of Maj.-Gen. (ret.) Meir Dagan. Meir was a daring fighter and commander who greatly… Read More »

Who Decides When The Word Holocaust Is Used?

The Nazi salute and intent to murder Jews is the same. By Ruthie Blum Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 28, 2015 … There is good reason to refrain from bandying about the word “Holocaust” with abandon. The defining atrocity of the 20th century has to be given the gravitas it deserves. Comparing lesser events… Read More »

Huckabee Correct To Compare Iran With Holocaust

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 27, 2015 …  Former Arkansas governor and 2016 GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee recently stated that: “The Iran nuclear deal is marching the Israelis to the door of the oven.” Huckabee added: “What’s ‘ridiculous and sad’ is that President Obama does not take Iran’s repeated threats seriously.… Read More »

Obama Gives Iran Nukes, 150 Billion Dollars – Death Sentence For Israel

Iran, Obama and the EU. Do they care if Israel is attacked with nuclear weapons? By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 14, 2015 … Just when one thought that the Middle East could not deteriorate any further, Obama pens an agreement with Iran. At the time that Obama and Iran agreed that… Read More »

Rivlin Addresses Ceremony Marking 70 Years Since Allied Victory Over Nazi Germany

By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem, Israel — May 8, 2015 … Israel President Reuven Rivlin addressed an official state ceremony marking seventy years since the victory of the Allied forces over Nazi Germany.  The ceremony was dedicated to the Jewish servicemen and women who fought and served in the Allied armies. “We mark here this… Read More »

Rivlin: From Auschwitz To Iran, Jews Will Not Surrender

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — April 15, 2015 … Israel President Reuven Rivlin this evening at Yad Vashem, addressed the official ceremony marking the commencement of Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day. “We stand here tonight, in painful silence at Yad Vashem, in Jerusalem, the capital of Israel, on the eve of Holocaust Memorial Day,”… Read More »

Obama Advocates Free Speech At Selma But Forbids Jews Same Right in Washington

   “I will go anywhere I am invited in order to enunciate the State of Israel’s position and in order to defend its future and its existence.” By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — March 7, 2015 … US President Barack Obama spoke today in Selma, Alabama. Obama marked 50 years since 600 protesters… Read More »

Netanyahu’s Speech to US Congress: “Never Again”

US Congress – Fully Packed, 26 Standing Ovations. By Israel News Agency Staff Washington, D.C. — March 3 … Communicated by the Prime Minister’s Office to the Israel News Agency. “Speaker of the House John Boehner, President Pro Tem Senator Orrin Hatch, Senator Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and House Majority Leader… Read More »

Death of Klinghoffer Is Your Problem, I’m Not Jewish!

 (Photo: Reuters) By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — October 21, 2014 … Over 4,000 people attended a demonstration yesterday against the “Death of Klinghoffer” opera in New York City. Many were Jewish, some were Christian. All were angry. They all had one objective – to illustrate that this opera about a 69-year-old wheelchair-bound… Read More »