(JTA) _ American Jewish groups moved to calm continuing tensions between Jerusalem and Washington in the wake of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decisive reelection this week. The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations and the Anti-Defamation League all released statements Thursday welcoming Netanyahu’s …

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Push for Calm After Bibi Dumps 2 States and Slams Arabs getty images Published March 20, 2015. (JTA) American Jewish groups moved to calm continuing tensions between Jerusalem and Washington in the wake of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahus decisive reelection this week

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(JTA) _ American Jewish groups moved to calm continuing tensions between Jerusalem and Washington in the wake of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decisive reelection this week. The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations and the Anti-Defamation League all released statements Thursday welcoming Netanyahu’s …

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ADL and Others Fail To Condemn Voting in ‘Droves’ Slur getty images Published March 19, 2015. Benjamin Netanyahus election day Facebook warning to his supporters that Arab voters are coming out in droves to the polling stations drew global outrage.

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ADL and Others Fail To Condemn Voting in ‘Droves’ Slur getty images Published March 19, 2015.

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ADL and Others Fail To Condemn Voting in ‘Droves’ Slur getty images Published March 19, 2015. Benjamin Netanyahus election day Facebook warning to his supporters that Arab voters are coming out in droves to the polling stations drew global outrage

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Mar. 4, 2015 Israeli Prime Min Benjamin Netanyahu, addressing joint meeting of Congress, strongly warns of a ‘bad deal’ being negotiated with Iran over its nuclear program; speech divides Democrats and Republicans, with more than 50 Democrats not attending; Pres Obama rejects address as ‘theater’ and ‘nothing new.’ MORE News Analysis; Pres Obama and Israeli Prime Min Benjamin Netanyahu, in more than six years of disagreements over how to deal with Iranian nuclear program, have never described their final goal the same way; Netanyahu, in address to Congress, has separated their once-semantic difference into strategic gulf; Obama must explain why he can accept an Iran only one year away from possessing nuclear weapon

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Mar. 3, 2015 Pres Obama and Israeli Prime Min Benjamin Netanyahu attempt to downplay impression of their personal animosity even as they describe wildly divergent outlooks and strategies for dealing with nuclear-armed Iran; Netanyahu criticizes Obama’s approach as naive at American Israel Public Affairs Committee conference in Washington in advance of address to joint meeting of Congress, while Obama calls Netanyahu an ‘alarmist.’ MORE Three Israelis and six Palestinians are indicted in connection with smuggling ring that provided unauthorized raw materials to Gaza; Israeli authorities say materials were intended to build military infrastructure for Hamas

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The lecture hall had filled quickly. Several students arrived wearing keffiyehs, the traditional Palestinian headscarves, while in the front row, a young man sat draped in the Israeli flag. As the meeting opened, a student government officer reviewed the rules of debate, warning physical confrontations would not be tolerated

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Anti-Israel Divestment Push Gains Traction at US Colleges

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