Tag Archives: holocaust

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 »

Holocaust Gas Chambers At Sobibor Death Camp Discovered

“The most emotional moment was when we found, near the gas chambers, a wedding ring inscribed with a Hebrew wedding vow,” said archaeologist Haimi, whose relatives were murdered in the camp. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency  Jerusalem — September 17, 2014 … An archaeological dig in Poland has exposed the location of the gas chambers at the… Read More »