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Israel Visit a Bust for Obama

Israel Visit a Bust for Obama

By Amanda Hill After over four years in office, President Obama has conducted his first state visit to Israel, meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Since it was the Presidents first visit to Americas ally, media coverage was extensive [...]

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President Obama’s Speech to the People of Israel – Transcript

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT TO THE PEOPLE OF ISRAEL Jerusalem International Convention Center Jerusalem THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. (Applause.) Thank you so much. Well, it is a great honor to be with you here in Jerusalem, and I’m so grateful [...]

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Getting Cozy – President Obama calls the Israeli PM “Bibi” at Press Conference

For the Press conference between President Obama and The Prime Minister Netanyahu, as you probably know, the main topics were Iran, Syria, and the peace process Your foreign pooler was  inside the room for this event The press conference began 35 minutes later than scheduled. At the Prime Minister’s residence we were inside “the patio” with small citrus planters. The room was like a glass house. Behind the cameras there was a tree that had been cut in half. . Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s face when the President was talking about Iran was interesting.Several times, without smiling, Netanyahu seemed even tense. He looked fixedly at the President when this one was talking about Iran. Also, the Prime Minister never spoke in Hebrew during [...]

President Obama and PM Netanyahu Joint Press Conference – Full Text

President Obama and PM Netanyahu Joint Press Conference – Full Text

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA AND PRIME MINISTER NETANYAHU OF ISRAEL IN JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE Prime Minister’s Residence Jerusalem PRIME MINISTER NETANYAHU: Mr. President, Barack, it’s a great pleasure for me to host [...]

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Just like Mideast Peace Talks? Obama’s Limo Breaks Down in Israel

Obama’s Limo stalled, Secret Service says they don’t know the cause!  Some say it was filled with Diesel Fuel.  I know, It is the SEQUESTER!  Those damned Republicans! The official limousine awaiting President Barack Obama’s arrival in Israel malfunctioned after [...]

Kerry to visit Middle East will skip Israel

Kerry to visit Middle East will skip Israel

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will visit the Middle East and other countries from February 24- March 6.  He will visit Britain, Egypt, France, Germany, Italy, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar.  The State Department spokesperson [...]