Latest Israel – United States relations Stories

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.

2010-01-12 13:48:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Jewish Committee for Interreligious Consultations mourns the passing of Ambassador Shmuel Hadas.

2009-12-04 11:28:00

BERLIN, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC and the German Ministry of Defense will celebrate 15 years of partnership at a ceremony, in Berlin, on December 8. German Defense Minister Dr.

2009-09-23 12:08:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC welcomed President Barack Obama's call today for immediate negotiations toward a comprehensive settlement in the Middle East based upon Israeli and Palestinian states living side by side in peace and security.

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  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
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