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“Obama.’s been angling to abandon Israel since before he took office.”
US President-elect Donald Trump says the anti-Israel resolution at the UN Security Council should be vetoed.
The vote has been the focal point of the Israeli PM's anxiety since the US elections, guiding his moves and statements, especially concerning the crisis he's faced at home regarding Amona.
Justice Na'or's rage was outright Chekhovian.
Congressman Jerry Nadler, a Manhattan Democrat whose 10th Congressional District actually includes Ground Zero, was adamant in attacking the president's arguments.
A group named 9/11 Families & Survivors United for Justice Against Terrorism released a statement Friday arguing the president's reasoning for the veto is "unconvincing and unsupportable."
Democratic lawmakers are concerned the veto would ignite a showdown between the White House and Congress that would damage the president.
Menendez explained how the JCPOA actually shields Iran's nuclear weapons program from interference.
There are 188 Democrats in the House and 44 in the Senate, and over the next two months millions of dollars and unprecedented lobbying efforts will be invested in courting their votes on the Iran nuclear deal.
Sen. Ben Cardin: "Israel's security issues are of major concern. We don't want to see an arms race in the Middle East, so it is a factor. "
Congressional oversight of Iran bill unanimously passes Committee, President no longer threatens veto.
Republican senators say they have a veto-proof majority for a bill allowing Congress to review a deal with Iran.
Abbas’ counting on vocal support doesn’t mean he knows how to count votes.