Latest Israel – United States relations Stories

2011-07-08 13:37:00

MOSCOW, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An AJC leadership delegation has just concluded a two-day diplomatic mission to Russia. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO ) The delegation met with, among others, high-level officials of the Russian National Security Council and Rosatom, the State Atomic Energy Corporation; the American and Israeli Ambassadors; and leaders of the Jewish community. Leading AJC's agenda in Moscow was the looming threat of a nuclear Iran.

2011-07-06 17:07:00

NEW YORK, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC welcomed Romania's announcement that it will not support a Unilateral Declaration of Independence (UDI) by the Palestinian leadership, underscoring the need to reach a two state solution via negotiations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) "With this welcome and courageous announcement, Romania joins Germany, The Netherlands and Italy in the growing bloc of European states opposed to this dangerous campaign by...

2011-03-13 09:42:00

NEW YORK, March 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC is urging the President of the UN General Assembly to reconsider his decision to sponsor the screening of "Miral," a new film about a young Palestinian and her view of the conflict with Israel.

2010-08-31 13:42:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC condemned the killing of four Israelis by terrorists today.

2010-07-26 13:23:00

NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Jewish Committee condemned the film director Oliver Stone for an interview with London's Sunday Times in which he railed against "Jewish domination of the media." "By invoking this grotesque, toxic stereotype, Oliver Stone has outed himself as an anti-Semite," said AJC Executive Director David Harris.

2010-05-21 12:06:00

WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington (JCRC) today sent a letter to National Geographic expressing dismay at the biased, anti-Israel nature of a photography exhibit currently on display at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Century City, CA The letter can be viewed at: www.jcouncil.org/NationalGeographic The exhibit, Water: Our Thirsty World, presents a distorted view of water in the Middle East, fostering hostility and...

2010-05-17 08:47:00

BERLIN, May 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation will celebrate this week the 30th anniversary of their pioneering exchange program at a gala event in Berlin.

2010-04-09 11:23:00

NEW YORK, April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As President Obama prepares to host the leaders of more than 40 countries at a nuclear summit in Washington, a new AJC survey shows that a majority of American Jews are deeply divided over how the president is handling the threat of Iran's nuclear program.

2010-03-11 12:08:00

. NEW YORK, March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Jewish Committee hailed Vice President Joseph Biden's milestone speech on Middle East policy at Tel Aviv University today.

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