White House sessions discussed safety of Israel, interim agreement with Iran over nuclear program.

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Obama meets with Jewish American leaders to defuse Iran fears

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President Obama tried to convince skeptical American Jewish leaders and political donors Monday that the nuclear deal with Iran is in the best interests of the U.S. and of Israel.

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More than a dozen Jewish groups on both sides of the debate participated.

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President Obama is holding meetings with American Jewish leaders at the White House Monday amid growing concern about the administration's deteriorating relationship with the Israeli government. The president is meeting behind closed doors in the Roosevelt Room separately with leaders of American Jewish organizations, and with Jewish community leaders, in …

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A leading international human rights group on Monday accused Jewish settlements in the West Bank of using Palestinian child labor in farming, calling it a violation of international law. Human Rights Watch …

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Human Rights Watch says Jewish West Bank settlements are using Palestinian child labor in farming.

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Human Rights Watch says Jewish West Bank settlements are using Palestinian child labor in farming. In a 74-page report issued Monday, the group says the farms employ children as young as 11, pay them low …

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The American Jewish Congress released a petition on Tuesday slamming the decision by Comedy Central to have South African comedian, Trevor Noah, replace the iconic Jon Stewart as the host of ‘The Daily show’. This comes after light was shone on his anti-Semitic tweets from 2011. The AJC described the tweeted jokes as “crude humor.”

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The American Jewish Congress released a petition on Tuesday slamming the decision by Comedy Central to have South African comedian, Trevor Noah, replace the iconic Jon Stewart as the host of ‘The Daily show’.

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Incorporated in 1972, The Association of Jewish Family & Children's Agencies (AJFCA) is a membership organization for Jewish human…

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