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Former UN Ambassador Dore Gold Appointed Director General of Israel Foreign Ministry

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — May 25, 2015 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced the appointment foreign policy expert and former UN Ambassador Dore Gold as director-general of the Israel Foreign Ministry.Dr. Gold, who currently serves as the Director of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, will replace Nissim Ben-Sheetrit.… Read More »

UN Ignores Murder of Christians in Arab States

New York, New York — March 31, 2015 … The United Nations is turning a blind eye to the murder of Christians and other minorities in the Arab world, said Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Ron Prosor. “In 2013, three Iranian Christians were caught selling Bibles, found guilty of ‘crimes against state security,’ and… Read More »

Obama Attacks Netanyahu To Divert Media From Failed Iran Talks

By THE EDITORS National Review March 20, 2015 … ‘Words matter,” White House secretary Josh Earnest told reporters today, by way of explanation for the Obama administration’s fresh, newly intense scorn for the government of Israel. So they do — which is why it is so disturbing that the White House is twisting the words… Read More »

Israel: Islamic Terrorism In France Same As PA, Hamas

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem — January 9, 2015 … Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has met with French Ambassador to Israel Patrick Maisonnave and made the following remarks at the start of their meeting: “I wish to send from this place our deepest condolences to President François Hollande, the bereaved families and… Read More »

Massive Terror, War Avoided As UN Rejects Palestinian State

Samantha Power, US ambassador to UN, right, votes during a meeting of the UN Security Council. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York, New York — December 30 … Lethal, Islamic terror attacks and the potential for a new Middle East war were avoided this evening as the UN Security Council defeated a Palestinian resolution… Read More »

Palestinian Authority: “Israel Must Be Eliminated”

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem — December 28, 2014 … Part of the following was communicated by the Prime Minister’s Office to the Israel News Agency. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today, made the following remarks at the start of the Cabinet meeting: “In recent weeks we have seen a stepped-up Iranian effort to intensify… Read More »

Israel PM Netanyahu Meets UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon

By Herb Brandon Israel News Agency New York — September 30, 2014 … The following was communicated by the Israel Prime Minister’s Office to the Israel News Agency.  Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israel Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman, met today at the UN offices in New York with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. The Prime Minister said that… Read More »

Israel PM Netanyahu To UN: Iran, ISIS Cannot Acquire Nuclear Weapons

Netanyahu displays photos at UN illustrating Hamas using children as human shields. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — September 29, 2014 … Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu addressed the United Nations today. He again implored the global community to prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons. Netanyahu asked the global forum: “Would you allow ISIS… Read More »

UN Human Rights Council: “Forget Hamas Targeting Israeli Civilians”

UN Human Rights Council: Kill Jews, But Say Free Palestine! Special to Israel News Agency from Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs Instead of investigating Hamas’ deliberate attacks on Israeli civilians and the use of Palestinian civilians as human shields, the UN decided to “investigate” Israel, a democracy exercising its legitimate right of self-defense. Throughout the… Read More »