web analytics
December 1, 2015 / 19 Kislev, 5776
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post

US Shutdown Suspends Military Aid to Israel

JewishPress Logo

The Obama administration’s $3.2 billion annual military aid has been suspended due to the U.S. government shutdown over the debt ceiling. The sum for 2104 was to be transferred to Israel on October 1, but this is not the first time budget crises in the United States have delayed aid to Israel.

“We are not talking about a specific step regarding Israel,” Israel’s Minister of Economic Affairs to the United States, Eli Groner, told Globes. “There is no budget for most government activities because there is no Budget Act or decision for a continuing resolution for ongoing financing for the coming financial year, and that includes the budget for foreign aid.

About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world. Stay up to date by following up on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have something noteworthy to report? Submit your news story to us here.

If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

11 Responses to “US Shutdown Suspends Military Aid to Israel”

  1. Diane Kroh says:

    O is a bastard. We make a promise to Israel. Past time to get this lying self centered muslim out of office.

  2. But not to our enemy countries and other terrorists?

  3. William J Hurst says:

    But not to our enemy countries and other terrorists?

  4. Ben II says:

    Israel is better off without and all the strings that come attached with it. Better to be sovereign ~

  5. Joyce Guthrie says:

    GOD Doesn’t need Anyone’s help to Protect Israel!! Not even Israel’s. HE Is Able!!

  6. Doris Bachman says:

    But not to the terrorist Muslim Brotherhood ? Says volumes !

  7. David Kieserman says:

    Not surprised with this A.H.in the W.H.

  8. SabidoRobles says:

    They need to cut off ALL aid to the parasites that infest Greater Palestine. Jews are the most evil group of maggots that have ever existed!

  9. Darlene Wickline Tiller says:

    Has he suspended it to the other countries as well?

  10. Yechiel Baum says:

    Yet, money to the arabs who do not need it since we are buying their oil still flows

  11. Eddie Lowe says:

    Obama hates Israel, everyone in the United States of America knows it. If not for George W. Bush making sure Israel received aid until 2016 (after Burrack is out of office) Israel would have been cut off long ago by the Burrack Hussein Obama.

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
Ambulance on the scene at mysterious explosion in Istanbul
UPDATED Pipe Bomb Explodes in Istanbul Speculation ISIS or PKK

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/us-shutdown-suspends-military-aid-to-israel/2013/10/06/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: