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CUFI Welcomes President Trump’s Comments on Iran

Monday, November 13, 2017

SAN ANTONIO – On Friday, the leadership of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, expressed support for President Donald Trump’s new policy approach to Iran. “President Trump’s comments today show that he has a clear-eyed view of the Iranian regime and the JCPOA. I commend the president for laying out distinct … Read More

CUFI Welcomes House Passage of Bill Targeting Hezbollah’s Financing

Monday, November 13, 2017

SAN ANTONIO – On Wednesday, Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, welcomed passage in the House of Representatives of the Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2017. This legislation targets foreign governments that support Hezbollah as well as companies and individuals that aid the terrorist organization’s fundraising or recruitment activities. … Read More

Iran building a permanent military base in Syria — report

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Iran is building a permanent military base in Syria just south of Damascus, the BBC reported Friday, citing a Western intelligence official. The British broadcaster commissioned a series of satellite pictures that indicate widespread construction at the site. Israel has long warned that Iran is trying to establish a presence in Syria as part of … Read More

Grandson of famous Jewish WWII partisans makes resistance meaningful today

Thursday, November 9, 2017

NEW YORK — For Matthew Bielski his saba and savta (grandfather and grandmother) were nothing short of modern day Maccabees. As the grandson of Jewish partisans Sonia and Zus Bielski, Mattthew Bielski, 33, frequently heard stories about surviving frigid winters deep in the Nalibaki forest, in northwestern Belarus. He also heard about what it was … Read More

House Judiciary Committee Hearing On Campus Anti-Semitism Includes Fireworks And Possible Deception

Thursday, November 9, 2017

A panel of Jewish community leaders, academics and activists testified Tuesday before the House Judiciary Committee on rising anti-Semitism on college campuses. Lawmakers also heard varying perspectives on the “Anti-Semitism Awareness Act” currently under consideration by the committee. Anti-Semitism on college campuses has drastically increased in recent years. A studyconducted by the anti-Semitism watchdog group … Read More

CUFI in Action – November 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

NThis has been a year filled with exciting new opportunities for Christians United for Israel as our relationships with Congress and the White House continue to deepen. In the first few days of 2017 we organized an emergency Washington Summit, flying over 260 CUFI leaders into DC to push back against the disastrous UN Security … Read More

Israel Delivering Emergency Assistance to Madagascar as African Island Nation Copes With Worst ‘Black Death’ Plague Outbreak in 50 Years

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Israel is sending aid to Madagascar as the Indian Ocean island nation copes with its worst “Black Death” plague outbreak in half a century. At least 1,800 people in Madagascar have been infected with the disease and 127 have died. According to the African Independent, the Israeli assistance shipment was organized by the Jewish state’s … Read More

Congress hears testimony on expanding definition of anti-Semitism

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

  WASHINGTON — The US House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday heard testimony about increased anti-Semitism on US college campuses, as lawmakers mulled advancing a 2016 bill that would require the Department of Education to adopt theState Department’s working definition of anti-Semitism. The Anti-Semitism Awareness Act (ASAA) would require federally funded education programs to employ the State … Read More