Tag Archives: peace

Netanyahu: Israel, Egypt Celebrate 40 Years of Peace

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi speaks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.  By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — November 19, 2017 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made the following remarks at the start of the weekly Cabinet meeting: “Today we mark 40 years to the historic visit of Egyptian President Anwar… Read More »

Trump Lies – Breaks Promise To Jews, Prevents Embassy Move To Jerusalem

Trump’s lies encourage terrorism against Jews. By Herb Brandon Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — June 1, 2017 … President Trump, who promised both Jews and Christians that he would move the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, signed a waiver today preventing the embassy from moving to Jerusalem. Trump’s refusal to move the embassy… Read More »

Israel: Obama, Kerry Should Not Lecture About Peace While Ignoring Islamic Terrorism

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — December 28, 2016 … The following was communicated by the Israel Prime Minister’s office to the Israel News Agency. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, this evening, issued the following statement in response to US Secretary of State John Kerry’s speech: “Before I explain why this speech was so… 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 »

Text of Israel PM Netanyahu Speech At UN

Edited by Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — October 1, 2015 … Following is Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to the United Nations General Assembly: “Ladies and Gentlemen, I bring you greetings from Jerusalem. The city in which the Jewish People’s hopes and prayers for peace for all of humanity have echoed… Read More »

Israel President Rivlin Appoints Netanyahu With Forming New Government

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — March 25, 2015 … Part of the following was communicated by the President’s Office of Israel to the Israel News Agency. President of Israel Reuven Rivlin this evening, appointed outgoing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu MK, with the task of forming the 34th Government of Israel, at a… Read More »

Israel, Jordan Sign Agreement To Save Dead Sea

NATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE, Energy, and Water Minister Silvan Shalom (left) and his Jordanian counterpart, Water and Irrigation Minister Hazim el-Naser, display the agreement yesterday after signing on the eastern side of the Dead Sea. (photo credit:HAIM ZACH/GPO) By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem, Israel — February 27, 2015 … Part of the following was communicated by… Read More »

Muslims Tell Muslims: No Violence, No Terrorism

“Real Islam teaches to help, not hurt strangers.” Photo: Joel Leyden By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New England, USA — January 17, 2015 … The above mosque is not in Iraq, Syria, Turkey or Iran. But one would have wished it was. The speaker was Dr. Saud Anwar, mayor of South Windsor, Connecticut. Dr. Anwar… Read More »

130 Pakistan Children Murdered, Israel Offers Humanitarian Aid

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem — December 16, 2014 … As Jewish children light candles, celebrating the first night of Hanukkah in Israel, the world turns it’s attention to a bloody massacre in Peshawar, Pakistan. Over 130 children aged 10 to 18 were murdered by Islamic terrorists in an attack by the Taliban (formally known as… Read More »

Slain Journalist’s Family Challenges ISIS’s Leader To Debate On Koran

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Miami — September 5, 2014 … The family of Jewish journalist Steven Sotloff, the second American beheaded by Islamic State terrorists, issued a challenge to the leader of ISIS. A family spokesperson said on Wednesday that Steven was “a gentle soul”, and invited the group’s leader to a debate on the… Read More »