(WASHINGTON) -- House Democrats on Tuesday removed $1 billion in funding for Israel's Iron Dome air defense system from their stopgap government funding bill, after progressives threatened to tank the measure over the military support for Israel. While Democratic leaders committed to approving the funding... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden spoke to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for the fourth time in a week, calling Israel's long-serving leader on Wednesday to say he "expected a significant de-escalation today on the path to a ceasefire," according to the White House. Netanyahu has... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As the fighting between Israeli forces and Hamas, the militant group that governs Gaza, enters a second week, President Joe Biden is now backing a cease-fire as critics urge him to take a more active role in addressing the decades-old conflict between... Read More.
BY: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are falling among vaccinated age groups in Israel, which could be a sign that the nation's rapid vaccination campaign is working. Israel's vaccination campaign kicked off Dec. 20, giving priority to medical... Read More.