Tag Archives: security

Netanyahu Meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency March 21, 2017 — Beijing … Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met today with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the official guest house in Beijing. Prime Minister Netanyahu made the following comments: “It’s a pleasure to be here in Beijing again and to see you again, sir. I want… Read More »

Will American Jews Wake Up After 28 Bomb Threats?

The bombs may not be real, but the fear is. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York, NY — January 18, 2017 … The doors are always kept open. No one standing over them. All may come and go. It’s the Jewish tradition of “welcome the stranger”. But this practice, this age old honored… 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 »

ADL: Ellison’s Racist Comments Disqualifies Him To Lead DNC

Ellison was responsible for defending 12 Muslims from Minneapolis who wanted to join ISIS. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York, NY — December 1, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL), which only last month defended and described Rep. Keith Ellison as “a man of good character”, has now decided to expose Ellison for racist comments he has… Read More »

Israel: We Look Forward To Working With President-Elect Trump

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — November 9, 2016 … Part of the following was communicated by the Prime Minister’s Office to the Israel News Agency. Upon winning the US Electoral College votes confirming that Donald Trump had won the race for the Presidency, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued the following statement.… Read More »

50 US National Security Experts: “Trump Is Dangerous”

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — August 9, 2016 … Donald Trump’s meltdown inside his own party was further illustrated Monday when 50 senior national security officials who have served under GOP administrations going back to that of Richard Nixon warned Trump “would be the most reckless president in American history.” “None… Read More »

As Turkey Stabilizes, Israel And Cyprus Discuss Security Cooperation

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 24, 2016 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made the following statement today from his office in Jerusalem at the start of his meeting with Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades: “Cyprus and Israel are two small democracies in the eastern Mediterranean. We also share common challenges,… 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 »

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: 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 »