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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 »