President Trump escorting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel into the White House in February. (Stephen Crowley/The New York Times)

Israel Said to be Source of Classified Intelligence Trump Gave to Russians

The classified intelligence that President Trump disclosed in a meeting last week with Russian officials at the White House was provided by Israel, according to a current and a former American official familiar with how the United States obtained the information. The revelation adds a potential diplomatic complication to an episode that has renewed questions about how the White House handles sensitive intelligence.

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel met with President Trump at the White House in February. (Stephen Crowley/The New York Times)

President Trump to Visit Israel on First Foreign Trip

When President Trump announced Thursday that he would visit the centers of three great religions on his first foreign trip, his advisers presented it as a sign that the United States planned to marshal a powerful coalition against the forces of intolerance.

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Israel navy drill in the Red Sea. (photo credit: IDF SPOKESMAN’S UNIT)

U.S. Approves Possible $440 Million Arms Sale to Israel

The State Department approved a “Possible Foreign Military Sale” to Israel, according to a Defense Security Cooperation Agency press release published on Friday.

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US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley and WJC President Ronald Lauder at the WJC Plenary Assembly in New York on April 25, 2017. (Shahar Azran)

Nikki Haley Tells World Jewish Congress ‘It’s a New Day for Israel at the UN’

“It’s a new day for Israel at the UN,” US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told delegates at the World Jewish Congress Plenary Assembly in New York on Tuesday.

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James Mattis speaking with reporters after arriving in Israel, April 20, 2017. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)

U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis Arrives in Israel to Discuss Syria, ISIS, and Iran

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis landed in Israel on Thursday to discuss the Syrian civil war, the fight against the Islamic State and the Trump administration’s policy on Iran.

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U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley Says Iran, Not Israel, is to Blame for Middle East Conflict

In her first session holding the rotating presidency of the United Nations Security Council, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley tried to turn the spotlight from Israel to Iran, the latest target of the Trump administration’s tough talk. It wasn’t easy.

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© Getty Images Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (R) with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) attend a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China March 20, 2017. REUTERS/Lintao Zhang/Pool

After Saudi King, China Warmly Welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (R) with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) attend a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China March 20, 2017. REUTERS/Lintao Zhang/Pool

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (R) with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) attend a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China March 20, 2017. REUTERS/Lintao Zhang/Pool

China welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday just days after hosting Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and the signing of deals worth as much as $65 billion with Riyadh, as China steps up its tentative engagement with the Middle East. Continue reading

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Gaza Doctor Sues Israel After His Family Members Were Killed By IDF In 2009

gaza-doctor-sues-israel-2009-550x310A doctor from Gaza demanded that “the perpetrators should take responsibility” for killing three of his daughters and his niece and wounding others in January of 2009 during Operation Cast Lead at a press conference on Tuesday.

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UN Accuses Israel of Imposing ‘Apartheid Regime’ of Racial Discrimination on Palestinians

A U.N. agency published a report on Wednesday accusing Israel of imposing an “apartheid regime” of racial discrimination on the Palestinian people, and said it was the first time a U.N. body had clearly made the charge.

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