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Israel To UN: Don’t Rewrite History Of Jerusalem

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 11, 2016 … Is Jerusalem Jewish? That is the question the UN will be addressing tomorrow. This morning the Israeli Foreign Ministry sent an open letter to members of the UN’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) ahead of tomorrow’s vote on a draft resolution… Read More »

Forget France, Jordan, UNESCO – Israel Joins Egypt To Create Regional Peace

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — May 17, 2016 … The following was communicated by the Prime Minister’s Office to the Israel News Agency. Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today commented as follows on Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi’s remarks: “I welcome Egyptian President El-Sisi’s remarks and his willingness to make every effort… 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 »

United Nations Recognizes Yom Kippur As Official Holiday

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York, NY — December 20, 2015 … It’s not a joke. The one international organization which loves to bash the Jews and their tiny democratic state – Israel – has declared Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, an official holiday. Last Thursday the UN officially recognized Yom Kippur as an… Read More »

Israel Should Not Share INTEL With France Until Sanctions End

Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — November 14, 2015 … If France and the rest of the EU want life saving Israeli intelligence and security information, they need to end their formal discrimination against Israel. The European Commission – the EU’s executive arm – decided on Wednesday that products from Judea and Samaria… 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 »

Netanyahu To Discuss Iran Deal, Syria At UN

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — September 29, 2015 … Part of the following was communicated by the Prime Minister’s office to the Israel News Agency. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara, this afternoon left on an official visit to the UN General Assembly in New York. “I am now leaving for the… Read More »

Netanyahu: UN Human Rights Report On Israel’s Defensive War In Gaza Flawed, Biased

Palestinian terrorists hide behind children as they attack Israeli civilians. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — June 22, 2015 … The UN released a human rights report today that found both Israel and Palestinian terrorists committed “serious violations” of international law and possible war crimes in last summer’s war in Gaza. The report from the… Read More »

Israel’s IsraAID Launches “A Roof for All” Shelter Program in Nepal

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Kathmandu, Nepal —  May 28, 2015 … IsraAID, Israel’s largest, private, global humanitarian organization, has launched its “A Roof for All” program to provide safe and sturdy transitional shelter for thousands of displaced families who have lost their homes as a result of the last two devastating earthquakes in Nepal.… Read More »