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Obama Treats Enemy Dictatorships Better than Ally Israel

 Last week, it leaked that Israel’s Defense Minister, Moshe Ya’alon, had privately described Secretary of State John Kerry as “obsessive and messianic” in his quest to broker an Israeli/Palestinian peace settlement. The Obama Administration angrily rejected Ya’alon’s words as “offensive and inappropriate,” demanding and receiving an apology. Yet, only weeks earlier, Yasser Abed Rabbo, a […]

New Poll: Americans Show Overwhelming Support For Israeli Positions –– Oppose Obama’s Positions

A new poll of American public opinion has found that the vast majority of Americans support Israel on virtually every major issue concerning the Israeli/Palestinian situation, while opposing the positions of the Obama Administration. Additionally, only 31% of Americans believe president Barack Obama is a close and reliable friend of Israel. By a ratio of […]

ZOA Criticizes Sen. Feinstein For Falsely Stating Iran Sanctions Bill Allows Israel To Determine U.S. Timetable For Going To War

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has criticized Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) for falsely stating in the U.S. Senate this week that the bipartisan Nuclear Weapons Free Iran Act could manipulate the U.S. into war, since it would “let Israel determine when and where the United States goes to war.”  ZOA National President Morton A. […]

ZOA Understands Israeli Defense Minister Ya’alon’s Criticism of Sec. Kerry’s Policy on Negotiations

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) is understanding of Israeli Defense Minister and former Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Chief of Staff, General Moshe Ya’alon stating that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is ignoring the realities of continuing Palestinian opposition to Israel’s existence.   General Ya’alon refuted Secretary Kerry’s insistence on the centrality of the conflict […]

ZOA Mourns Passing of Fmr. Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) mourns the passing of Ariel Sharon, Israeli war hero and Prime Minister (2001-6), who passed away over the weekend at the age of 85, following a long coma brought on by a stroke in 2006. The ZOA praised Ariel Sharon as a fearless warrior, a brilliant military strategist and […]

Obama Admin. Criticizes Israel For Building in Jerusalem

 The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has criticized the Obama Administration for its refusal to publicly criticize and condemn Mahmoud Abbas’ Palestinian Authority (PA) for its inciting of Palestinians to hatred and murder against Jews/Israel –– but publicly criticizes Israel for building homes for Jews in Jewish neighborhoods of eastern Jerusalem.  In a State Department […]

P.A. Official Khatib Says Any Pal. Who Murders a Jew, Yesterday, Today, or Tomorrow, Must Be Released

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has pointed to a recent declaration by a senior Palestinian Authority (PA) official, Ashraf Khatib, that Israel must free all jailed Palestinian terrorists, even if they have murdered Israelis during the current negotiations. The ZOA has condemned this astounding, obscene, Nazi-like PA position that any Palestinian who murders an […]

ZOA Opposes Obama’s Increase Of Aid To Abbas’ Fatah/PA

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has opposed and criticized President Barack Obama’s decision to increase aid to Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah/Palestinian Authority, which continues to incite Palestinians to hatred and murder of Jews, honors terrorists living and dead and pays them and their families salaries and stipends from funds provided by, among other countries, the […]

ZOA: 20 Years of P.A. Incitement Against Jews & Israel Must Cease, or Peace Impossible

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) strongly supports the Israeli Government giving priority to the issue of Palestinian Authority (PA) incitement to hatred and murder of Jews and demonization of Israel in their schools, TV and radio, newspaper, magazines, sermons, speeches and children’s camps. As a report in the New York Times puts it, according […]

Abbas/PA Gives Them Heroes’ Welcome

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has criticized the Israeli government for proceeding with an earlier decision to free 26 convicted and jailed Palestinian terrorists from Israeli jails as part of a phased freeing of 104 such terrorists. The freeing of the terrorists, decided upon in July 2013 and strongly opposed by the ZOA at […]