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On Rosh Hashana Israel Defense Forces Sends Humanitarian Team To Mexico

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency UPDATE: September 28 … Israel Saving Lives! Prime Minister Netanyahu welcomes home #IDF aid mission to #Mexico.   UPDATES: September 27 … Mexico’s Sec. of Foreign Affairs, @LVidegaray, thanked the #IDFAidToMex for their work to help the people of Mexico in their time of need. UPDATES: September 25 …   … Read More »

Netanyahu: Don’t Support Traitors At Breaking The Silence

European countries pay Breaking The Silence to slander and destroy Israel. By Herb Brandon Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — April 25, 2017 … Israeli-German relations hit a rare snag on Tuesday, the day after Holocaust Remembrance Day, when Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled a meeting with visiting German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel because he insisted… Read More »

IDF, Finest Jewish University, Reduces Mandatory Service

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — December 6, 2016 … The Israel Defense Forces (IDF), respected for providing the best education for young Jews, plans to reduce mandatory military service of male soldiers by two months, from 32 to 30. The initiative was approved Monday by the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.… 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 »

Netanyahu Visits Wounded Israel Border Police

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — March 12, 2015 … Part of the following was communicated by the Prime Minister’s Office to the Israel News Agency. Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visited the Border Police Headquarters in Jerusalem and met with the Border Police officers who were wounded in last Friday’s terrorist attack… Read More »

Israel Cabinet Confirms Maj.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot As Next IDF Chief-of-Staff

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — November 30, 2014 … Part of the following was communicated by the Prime Minister’s Office to the Israel News Agency. At the weekly Cabinet meeting today in Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made the following remarks: “We are making great efforts to restore calm and tranquility to Jerusalem.… Read More »

Friends of the Israel Defense Forces Raises 85 Million USD Annually

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York, NY — October 6, 2014 … The Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) has named  two new senior executives to lead the charitable organization as it continues to expand. The FIDF named Maj. Gen. (Res.) Meir Klifi-Amir as National Executive Director, beginning September 16, and Mr. Alan E. Scholnick as Chief Executive Officer,… Read More »