Tag archive for ‘diplomatic’
JNS On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Senate Banking Committee Advances Iran Sanctions Bill

The U.S. Senate Banking Committee voted on Thursday to advance an Iran sanctions bill that has been a source of deep tension between the White House and Congress. Approved in an 18-4 committee vote, the Nuclear More...

JNS On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Boehner: ‘Nobody in the World’ Can Speak on Iran and Terrorism Better than Netanyahu

Despite the criticism he has received, U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner does not regret the decision he made to invite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint session More...

Reggie Reiner On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Chuck Lorre keeping Mum on Two and a Half Men Finale

Chuck Lorre is still keeping his plans for the big finale of his hit show “Two and a Half Men” a secret and will not say if Charlie Sheen will make a return after a four year absence. The brains behind hit More...

Tibi Singer On Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Sudanese Journalist Sued for Handshake with Israeli Ambassador

The secretary general of the Sudanese Journalists Union Salah Omer Alshaikh, who is also the director of a Sudanese company, SodaExpo, was sued on Tuesday for shaking the hand of the Israeli ambassador More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

$2 Million Matching Fund Established for Israel Studies Graduate Fellowships at Ben-Gurion U

The Woodman-Scheller Graduate Fellowships in Israel Studies at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) has been launched in part to combat growing worldwide anti-Semitism. All gifts made in support of BGU’s More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

HarperCollins Recalls Israel-Free Map, But Resentment Runs Deep

HarperCollins tried to remove Israel from the map, and now the entire map will be removed. That is good news for those who expressed outrage against Collins Middle East Atlas, designed for Middle Eastern More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, December 29th, 2014

Richard Weitz: Putin’s Winning Streak

Since Russia invaded Crimea last summer, the West has relied on a strategy of economic sanctions and international isolation to compel the Kremlin to withdraw its support for the rebels in eastern Ukraine. More...

Reuters On Sunday, December 28th, 2014

Indian ONGC Videsh eyes stake in Leviathan – report

– Indian newspaper “The Financial Express, “ says state-owned ONGC Videsh would like to participate in the Leviathan gas field. – Indian financial newspaper “The Financial Express” More...

Reuters On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Alan Gross to Net $3.2 Million in Compensation

  Alan Gross, the contractor freed last week after five years in a Cuban jail will receive $3.2 million from the U.S. government as part of a settlement with his employer, the U.S. Agency for International More...

Reuters On Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Argentina Loses US Aappeal over Creditors’ Subpoenas

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday rejected Argentina’s bid to reverse a decision requiring the country and various banks to provide holdout creditors with information about the country’s assets,  More...

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