The Times of Israel Package of goodwill gestures — including approval of building requests, release of prisoners and transfer of ammunition — reportedly drawn up by defense establishment By Ron Friedman March 5, 2013, 5:17 am Surveyors take measurements of the road leading to the planned Palestinian city Rawabi in 2010 (photo credit: Issam Rimawi/Flash90) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is ... Read More »
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By JOSH GERSTEIN | 3/4/13 7:04 PM EST | SOURCE Israelis have been waiting for more than four years for a visit from President Barack Obama —but if their leaders can’t agree soon on a government, they may have to wait even longer. Obama is expected to leave March 19 for his first-ever trip as president to Israel, with ... Read More »
Biden hugs Israel at AIPAC conference. Optics couldn’t be warmer. But doubt is real that White House will stop Iran in time.
Joel C. Rosenberg’s Blog March 4, 2013 at 11:41 pm The White House made sure today the optics of their outreach to the American Israel Public Affairs policy conference was warmer and more friendly and more pro-Israel than at any time in the past four years. Vice President Joe Biden literally hugged Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak on stage before some ... Read More »