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Leader of Seattle area neo-Nazi group gets three years in jail

Leader of Seattle area neo-Nazi group gets three years in jail

Group sent threatening letters to journalists and Anti-Defamation League employees, saying "We are watching."Dan Verbin, 25/08/2021 15:59
Barkat meets US lawmakers: I met true friends of Israel

Barkat meets US lawmakers: I met true friends of Israel

Likud MK meets members of Congress and Senators and presents them with the dangers of opening a Palestinian consulate in Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 22/07/2021 04:30
Tree trunks defaced with swastikas in Washington park

Tree trunks defaced with swastikas in Washington park

Edmonds, WA mayor calls the incident "very concerning" and calls for city's residents to "take a stand against such abuse."Dan Verbin, 05/05/2021 16:39
New restaurant calling itself the Soup Nazi Kitchen provokes anger in Washington town

New restaurant calling itself the Soup Nazi Kitchen provokes anger in Washington town

A Washington state restaurant calling itself the Soup Nazi Kitchen restaurant has provoked the ire of local residents.Dan Verbin, 18/03/2021 21:43
Israel and UAE team up to help the homeless

Israel and UAE team up to help the homeless

Employees of Israeli and UAE embassies in Washington prepare kits to be distributed to over 100 homeless people in the US capital.Nitsan Keidar, 10/12/2020 00:01
President Rivlin receives prestigious Washington Institute Scholar-Statesman Medal

President Rivlin receives prestigious Washington Institute Scholar-Statesman Medal

President Rivlin joins Clinton, Blair, and King Abdallah in receiving the prestigious Washington Institute Scholar-Statesman MedalArutz Sheva, 19/11/2020 17:57
Samaria Regional Council head: Pray for senator who contracted COVID-19

Samaria Regional Council head: Pray for senator who contracted COVID-19

Yossi Dagan: Mike Lee is one of the most sympathetic senators for the State of Israel. Pray for his recovery.Orli Harari, 06/10/2020 04:10
Gantz takes off for quick trip to US

Gantz takes off for quick trip to US

Defense Ministry will meet with US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and other senior administration officials.Ido Ben Porat, 22/09/2020 02:04
Washington: Man arrested for anti-Semitic threats against neighbor

Washington: Man arrested for anti-Semitic threats against neighbor

White nationalist arrested for allegedly making anti-Semitic threats against his neighbor.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/03/2020 09:56
Washington: First patient dies of COVID-19 in US

Washington: First patient dies of COVID-19 in US

Patient who died of COVID-19 was a 'wonderful woman,' Trump says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/02/2020 21:34
First female mayor of Beit Shemesh on first visit to Washington

First female mayor of Beit Shemesh on first visit to Washington

Dr. Aliza Bloch will share her solutions to what she defines as 'Israel’s most critical demographic challenges.'Arutz Sheva, 16/01/2020 10:33
Watch: Plane makes emergency landing - at traffic light

Watch: Plane makes emergency landing - at traffic light

KR2 plane makes emergency landing on Parkland, Washington, thoroughfare due to technical failure. No one was injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2019 16:52
'We proved not every occupied territory needs to be surrendered'

'We proved not every occupied territory needs to be surrendered'

Senior official: US recognition of Israeli sovereignty in Golan establishes principle that allows Israel to hold 'occupied territory.'Yoni Kempinski, 26/03/2019 14:40
Seattle Jewish cemetery damaged by homeless squatters

Seattle Jewish cemetery damaged by homeless squatters

Jewish cemetery officials in Seattle say city has failed to protect it from abuse by homeless squatters.JTA, 05/06/2018 14:19
Pakistani writer banned for 'speaking to Zionists?'

Pakistani writer banned for 'speaking to Zionists?'

Award winning playwright and New York Times writer says Islamic Society of North America disinvited him for work on Muslim-Jewish dialogue.JTA, 31/05/2018 22:55
The little-known 'Israel lounge' in America's capital

The little-known 'Israel lounge' in America's capital

The Kennedy Center wants to revive the Israel room you didn't know it had.JTA, 28/04/2018 20:32
Ceremony to replace defaced Jewish books held in Washington

Ceremony to replace defaced Jewish books held in Washington

A Washington state university holds ceremony replacing Jewish books defaced with anti-Semitic messages.JTA, 12/04/2018 08:17
Trump's next sanction: Shutting down PLO's Washington office

Trump's next sanction: Shutting down PLO's Washington office

United States considering more sanctions against PA unless it sits down for talks with Israel.Elad Benari, 26/01/2018 06:37
Did Trump change Washington, or did Washington change Trump?

Did Trump change Washington, or did Washington change Trump?

A special summary of the US President's undoubtedly eventful first year in office.NPR, 19/01/2018 11:59
Watch: Saban Forum guests sing Psalm together

Watch: Saban Forum guests sing Psalm together

MK Elazar Stern, former IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi and other senior officials visit new Museum of the Bible in Washington.Reut Hadar, 04/12/2017 02:03
US to keep Palestine Liberation Offices open

US to keep Palestine Liberation Offices open

US State Department confirms there is no plan to close PLO offices, despite threats to do so.Nitsan Keidar, 22/11/2017 08:51
1 killed in Washington school shooting

1 killed in Washington school shooting

A student was killed in a shooting at a Washington State High School, near Spokane.Tzvi Lev, 13/09/2017 22:35
U.S. states vow to defend immigrant program

U.S. states vow to defend immigrant program

Several U.S. states say they will file a lawsuit against Trump’s decision to end program that protects illegal immigrants from deportation.Ben Ariel, 06/09/2017 03:07
Watch: Americans celebrate Trump's inauguration

Watch: Americans celebrate Trump's inauguration

Many Americans were excited for the swearing in of the new President, but there were also those who protested. Arutz Sheva met both sides.Eliran Aharon, Washington, 20/01/2017 23:08
Report: MK turned spy to speak in Washington

Report: MK turned spy to speak in Washington

Washington Free Beacon reports that Azmi Bishara, who passed information to Hezbollah, is slated to speak next week in Washington, D.C.Ben Ariel, 10/10/2016 05:46
PM: Israel could make more 'unilateral' moves

PM: Israel could make more 'unilateral' moves

In Washington, Netanyahu apologizes for saying "huge numbers of Arabs" came to vote on election day.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2015 00:15
White House Rejects Personal Attack on Netanyahu

White House Rejects Personal Attack on Netanyahu

National Security Council says 'chickensh**t' insult to Netanyahu is 'counterproductive,' and 'not the Administration's view.'Tova Dvorin, 29/10/2014 20:11
At AIPAC, Student Activists Make Themselves Heard

At AIPAC, Student Activists Make Themselves Heard

Arutz Sheva speaks to a few of the 2,300 young student activists at AIPAC 2014.Ari Soffer and Hezki Baruch, 05/03/2014 04:43
PA Must 'Stand on the Right Side of History'

PA Must 'Stand on the Right Side of History'

Addressing record AIPAC Conference, Netanyahu says Israel, US stand on the side of justice; blasts BDS as 'Bigotry, Dishonesty and Shame'.Ari Soffer, Washington D.C., 04/03/2014 16:33
Standing With Israel - Outside AIPAC

Standing With Israel - Outside AIPAC

As a record 14,000 attend Washington pro-Israel conference, Arutz Sheva speaks to activists who chose to show their support from outside.Ari Soffer, 03/03/2014 18:15
Obama: We Prefer Diplomacy; All Options On Table

Obama: We Prefer Diplomacy; All Options On Table

Speaking at Saban Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Obama presents diplomatic agreement as stopgap solution for nuclear program.Tova Dvorin, 07/12/2013 21:58
MK in DC: Judea Samaria Arabs will be Jordanians

MK in DC: Judea Samaria Arabs will be Jordanians

Ayelet Shaked in Washington says Judea Samaria Arabs will be Jordan citizens, Gaza independent or annexed to Egypt, warns of nuclear Iran.Ari Yashar, 15/11/2013 09:49
Bennett In Washington: Don't Ease Up on Iran

Bennett In Washington: Don't Ease Up on Iran

During trip in US to stop Iran deal Bennett says Iranian nuke threatens whole world, stresses Israel will do what it must to survive.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2013 20:47
US State Dept. Briefing on Israel-PA Talks

US State Dept. Briefing on Israel-PA Talks

US Secretary of State Kerry, accompanied by Livni and Erekat, summed up renewed negotiations between Israel, Palestinian Authority.Arutz Sheva TV, 30/07/2013 18:08
Peace Talks Start Monday, Announces U.S.

Peace Talks Start Monday, Announces U.S.

Middle East peace talks will restart in Washington on Monday, the State Department announced on Sunday.Elad Benari, 28/07/2013 23:22
Deadly Poison Found in Letter to U.S. Senator

Deadly Poison Found in Letter to U.S. Senator

Federal authorities intercepted a letter bound for the Washington office of U.S. Senator Roger Wicker that contained ricin.Elad Benari, 17/04/2013 04:43
Turkish PM Delays Visit to Gaza

Turkish PM Delays Visit to Gaza

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has decided to postpone his much-publicized visit to Gaza, planned for this month.Chana Ya'ar, 10/04/2013 15:02
US to Erdogan: ‘Opposed to Engaging Hamas’

US to Erdogan: ‘Opposed to Engaging Hamas’

White House politely warned Turkey’s Prime Minister Erdogan this week against visiting Gaza and "engaging with Hamas."Chana Ya'ar, 28/03/2013 16:42
AIPAC Members Back Silence Over Hagel Nomination

AIPAC Members Back Silence Over Hagel Nomination

AIPAC wasn't "dancing in the streets" over Hagel's nomination, but, "the president is entitled to pick his people," said Rabbi Teitelbaum. , 05/03/2013 17:25
PLO Spokesman: Kerry to Meet With PA Negotiator

PLO Spokesman: Kerry to Meet With PA Negotiator

PA negotiator Saeb Erekat will meet with Secretary of State John Kerry Thursday afternoon, said a PLO spokesman.Arutz Sheva, 21/02/2013 19:57
Thousands Demand Action Against Global Warming

Thousands Demand Action Against Global Warming

Protestors gathered in Washington to generate pressure on President Barack Obama to take concrete measures to fight global warming. , 18/02/2013 15:51
PA Warns US: 'Genie is Already Out of the Bottle'

PA Warns US: 'Genie is Already Out of the Bottle'

Chief PLO representative in Washington D.C. warns U.S. lawmakers against retaliating for last month's statehood vote at the UN. Rachel Hirshfeld , 16/12/2012 22:27
Moscow Won't Renew Arms Agreement with US

Moscow Won't Renew Arms Agreement with US

The Nunn-Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction sought to dismantle nuclear and chemical weapons in the former Soviet Union.Scott Krane, 14/10/2012 03:20
U.S. Lawmaker: Boycott Subway Over Anti-Jihad Ad

U.S. Lawmaker: Boycott Subway Over Anti-Jihad Ad

U.S. lawmaker calls for a boycott of public transit systems running a pro-Israel advertisement.Elad Benari, 11/10/2012 06:14
Images Suggest Cleanup at Iranian Nuclear Facility

Images Suggest Cleanup at Iranian Nuclear Facility

New satellite photographs suggest that Iran is cleansing a military site south of Tehran suspected of being used for nuclear-weapons work. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/05/2012 15:27