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Dec 17, 2014

IPF Chairman Peter Joseph is quoted in an article by JTA about Jewish U.S. voters concern over the upcoming Israeli elections.  

Dec 12, 2014

On Monday, the Knesset officially passed the bill to dissolve the current parliament and set the elections for March 17, 2015. On Wednesday, Ministers Isaac Herzog and Tzipi Livni announced that they would run on a joint-ticket in the upcoming elections. Also on Wednesday, during a protest in the West Bank, Palestinian official Ziad Abu Ein, died in what Israeli officials call a heart attack, and Palestinian officials call a murder.  Early today, the Israeli Embassy in Athens Greece was fired upon, and seven Israelis were wounded in an acid terrorist attack in the West Bank.    

Dec 08, 2014

This week in Israel began with instability in the Knesset regarding several controversial legislative measures, including the “Nation-State” bill. On Tuesday, Prime Minister Netanyahu dismissed Ministers Yair Lapid and Tzipi Livni from his cabinet, signaling that Israel would be heading to elections in the coming months. Amid this controversy, another terrorist attack was carried out against Israelis, when two individuals were stabbed and wounded in a Rami Levi supermarket in Mishor Adumim Industrial Park. As Israelis prepare to cast their votes on March 17th, international pressure is growing for an Israeli-Palestinian final-status deal.    

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A 76-year-old former IDF general who blocked the Egyptian army’s advance in the crucial opening hours of the 1973 Yom Kippur War is now seeking to push Israel to embrace Cairo and other moderate Arab partners in order to bring peace.