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Over 200 North Americans Prepare To Make Aliya This Week

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 17, 2016 … Nefesh B’Nefesh, Israel’s respected immigration organization, appears to be making history as they arrange for over 2,000 North Americans to move to Israel this summer. Over 220 North Americans will emigrate from the US and Canada and move to Israel together on a Nefesh… Read More »

Israel, Turkey Shake Hands

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — June 27, 2016 … Turkey announced the restoration of diplomatic relations with Israel today after a six-year break in ties. Turkey is seeking to ease a sense of isolation on the world stage as Israel views enormous financial and security benefits. Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued the following statement… Read More »

Alan Weinkrantz – An Israeli PR Soldier

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Tel Aviv, Israel — June 19, 2016 … Alan Weinkrantz was a mensch. A highly skilled Texas PR professional who was there for Israel when fax machines were used, was there for Israel as Facebook and Twitter evolved. Alan was one of a rare handful of seasoned, Anglo public… Read More »

“Screaming Started, Then I Saw His Gun” – Israeli Survivor Tells Of Tel Aviv Massacre

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Tel Aviv, Israel — June 9, 2016 … Lt. Col. Peter Lerner is the commander of the International Branch of the IDF Spokesperson’s Office. As he was heading home to Israel after leading an IDF delegation to Germany, his telephone started to vibrate with a river of incoming text messages.… Read More »

Palestinian Terrorists Murder 4 In Tel Aviv

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Tel Aviv, Israel — June 8, 2016 … Dressed in black suits, they ordered desserts at the Max Brenner restaurant in Tel Aviv. Many were out to relax and enjoy a beautiful summer’s evening over a fine dinner, homemade chocolate and strong Israeli coffee. As the waiter walked away with… Read More »

Thousands To Attend Celebrate Israel Parade in New York

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — June 2, 2016 … The Jewish Community Relations Council of New York (JCRC-NY) has announced that Fifth Avenue will once again turn blue and white on Sunday, June 5, 2016, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More than 30 floats with musical performers, 15 world-class marching bands… Read More »

Linde, Katz Bring Israeli Magic To New York

Breaking away from Islamic terrorism and Israeli politics, Dr. Ruth begins to train Steve Linde as a sex therapist. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — May 22, 2016 … Where does one find a Mossad director, an IDF Chief of Staff, both UN and Washington Israeli ambassadors joining Michael Douglas, Dr. Ruth… Read More »

Why Jews Are Voting For Ted Cruz

Senator Ted Cruz – Israel has no better friend. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — April 16, 2016 … Anyone who has done at least five minutes of due diligence, of basic research of all the Presidential candidates, knows that there is no candidate which comes close to Ted Cruz’s documented record of… Read More »

Israel Responds To Senator Patrick Leahy

Col. (res.) Richard Kemp: “No army in the world acts with as much discretion and great care as the IDF” By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — March 30, 2016 … US Senator Patrick Leahy  and 10 House members have asked the Obama administration to investigate claims that the Israeli and Egyptian security forces have committed… 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 »