United Hatzalah program honors our survivors, war veterans with specialized medical care
Yair Lapid, Israel’s Finance Minister and leader of the number two Yesh Atid party in the coalition government, met with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and other top U.S. officials Thursday.
Lapid, who was in Washington to attend a round of World Bank and International Monetary Fund meetings, sat down with Biden, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Phil Gordon, the White House Middle East coordinator.
“In a wide ranging conversation, the Vice President and Minister Lapid discussed Israel’s economy as well as regional issues, including recent developments with regard to Iran, Israel’s negotiations with the Palestinians, and the importance of strengthened economic cooperation between Israel and the Palestinian Authority,” a White House statement said.
Lapid’s party has 19 seats in the Knesset, but the most recent poll showed it would win only 12 seats if elections were held today.
About the Author:
If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.
Comments are closed.
Obama to maintain phased-in sanctions relief pegged to compliance; he’ll give Iran a huge signing bonus instead!
She is unconscious and on a respirator at Hadassah Ein Karem hospital.
Is Afghanistan becoming another country that US has made safe for the Islamic State?
This could be a lead-up to a joint ground operation in Yemen against the Iranian backed Houthis.
Netanyahu’s “humanitarian considerations” are a euphemism for political considerations.”
The wannabe terrorist wanted to be arrested more than he actually wanted to stab the soldier.
Israeli workers raise a large Star of David (Magen David) onto the “Harp Bridge” at the entrance of Jerusalem on April 17, 2015, in honor of Israel’s upcoming Israel’s Memorial Day and the 67th Independence Day. Israel will mark its 67th Independence Day on April 22, 2015.
First thwarted at the Israeli polls, now V15 funder’s “healthy” bars are also losers.
She had many names and was many things to many people, but to me she was just Babineni.
The EU wants to label Settler products. Liberman want to remind them of the last time they labeled Jews.
More than 20 cars and buildings in a Jewish community in north London were vandalized with swastikas. The Nazi symbol was drawn on approximately 27 cars in the Osbaldeston Road area of Stoke Newington on Sunday night, The Daily Mail reported. An unnamed 32-year-old man was arrested in connection with the vandalism Tuesday. The neighborhood […]
New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind called on the Jewish community to attend the funeral of an assassinated New York police officer. “The brave men and women of the NYPD risk their lives every day to protect us. We value them and stand with them,” Hikind, a Democrat who represents Brooklyn, said in a statement […]
“Move Jew” scrawled on a Philadelphia home and slurs written on a synagogue and 10 garages in Chicago.
Cuba has “the largest pool of untapped baseball talent in the world, and Major League Baseball may tap and leave Cuba dry.
Argentina’s president Christina Fernandez has accepted an official Jewish godson for the first time in the country’s history to help counter legend of death to a seventh son. She described in seven tweets her meeting with her new godson, Yair Tawil, a member of a Chabad-Lubavitch family. He was adopted as a godson under a […]
Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/vp-biden-meets-with-yair-lapid-in-washington/2013/10/11/
Scan this QR code to visit this page online: