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Israel and US agree on 10-year military assistance package

Israel and US agree on 10-year military assistance package

The Obama administration announced a major new 10-year package of security assistance for Israel. The agreement, a “memo of understanding,” will be signed on September 14 at the State Department, which called the deal …

Netanyahu to meet Kerry in Rome to discuss peace talks

Netanyahu to meet Kerry in Rome to discuss peace talks

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was set to meet US Secretary of State John Kerry in Rome amid growing international pressure for the resumption of peace talks with the Palestinians, The Times of Israel …

Trump: US Embassy should be in Jerusalem

Trump: US Embassy should be in Jerusalem

Republican US presidential candidate Donald Trump declared himself the chief defender of Israel and promised to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem if he will be elected. "The fact is I would like to see it …

Joseph Biden to visit Israel on March 8-9

Joseph Biden to visit Israel on March 8-9

On March 8th US Vice-President Joseph Biden will arrive in Israel on a two-day visit, the press service of the head of the Israeli government reported. He will arrive in Tel Aviv Airport named after David Ben-Gurion in …

Obama leaves Jerusalem without US Embassy

Obama leaves Jerusalem without US Embassy

The US President Barack Obama renewed a presidential waiver suspending the relocation of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem for another 6 months. "Pursuant to the authority vested in me as …

Netanyahu to ask US to continue military aid to Israel

Netanyahu to ask US to continue military aid to Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit the United States to discuss the military aid package to the Jewish state for the next decade with President Barack Obama. "I believe that this …