At Holocaust event, Obama casts himself as defender of the Tribe

US President Obama addresses Righteous Among the Nations Award Ceremony

US President Obama addresses Righteous Among the Nations Award Ceremony

‘We are all Jews,’ president says at ceremony honoring Righteous Among the Nations, as he reiterates his commitment to Israel’s security and the fight against anti-Semitism

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UNHRC backs Israel-bashing Gaza report, with full European support

Chairperson of the Independent Commission of Inquiry into the 2014 war in Gaza, Mary McGowan Davis (right) and commission member Doudou Dienne (left) during a press conference on their report at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland, on June 22, 2015. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)

Chairperson of the Independent Commission of Inquiry into the 2014 war in Gaza, Mary McGowan Davis (right) and commission member Doudou Dienne (left) during a press conference on their report at the United Nations Office in Geneva, Switzerland, on June 22, 2015. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)

EU nations lament lack of Hamas criticism but approve motion anyway; only US votes against resolution which Jerusalem calls an ‘anti-Israeli manifesto’

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Oren: Obama may reach out to Islam because 2 Muslim father figures abandoned him

President Barack Obama welcomes Ambassador Michael B. Oren of the State of Israel to the White House Monday, July 20, 2009, during the credentials ceremony for newly appointed ambassadors to the United States (White House photo)

President Barack Obama welcomes Ambassador Michael B. Oren of the State of Israel to the White House Monday, July 20, 2009, during the credentials ceremony for newly appointed ambassadors to the United States (White House photo)

In third op-ed in a week, ex-envoy and new MK says history could judge president’s policy on Islam as naive, detached from reality

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Is US-Israel crisis a speed bump or sign of a long-term conflict?

President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014.  (photo credit: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (photo credit: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

 

Despite tensions, top lawmakers say relationship base on ‘shared values,’ not personalities of Obama and Netanyahu

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Army chief warns of IS spread to Europe if Libya gets no aid

In this Wednesday, March 18, 2015 photo, Gen. Khalifa Hifter, Libya’s top army chief, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in al-Marj, Libya. Hifter warned Europe of Islamic State militants’ infiltration to its territories through the North African nation’s long stretch of the Mediterranean coastline, if the West abstained from supporting his forces with arms and ammunition. (AP Photo/Mohammed El-Sheikhy)

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Chad army vehicles head for Cameroon to fight Boko Haram

File image shows Chadian soldierson a pickup truck in the capital of the Central African Republic Bangui on April 4, 2014 (AFP Photo/Miguel Medina)

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Paris attack rallies Islamic extremists, may boost support

FILE – In this Wednesday Jan. 7, 2015, file photo, masked gunman fire their weapons outside the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo’s office in Paris. Though it is impossible to gauge in any tangible way the effect the deadly attack on a Paris newspaper will have on recruitment by extremist groups – and there is no evidence so far that it is mobilizing large numbers of would-be jihadis – experts believe the perceived professionalism of the brothers’ assault and their subsequent showdown with police could rally more supporters to militant ranks. (AP Photo, File)

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