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New Biden Nominees Opposed Abraham Accords & Involved in Israeli Election Interference

By Dmitriy Shapiro (JUNE 17, 2022 / JNS) Two Biden administration nominees for top posts related to the Middle East came under fire for alleged anti-Israel bias by Senate Republicans in their confirmation hearing on Thursday. The hearing, held in the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, comes at a critical time as U.S. President Joe Biden […]

ZOA to NYC Council Jewish Caucus: Demand That Progressive Caucus Fire Israel-Hater / Bigot Emily Mayer

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) National President Morton A. Klein released the following statement: ZOA is appalled that the New York City Council Progressive Caucus hired virulent Israel-hating bigot and antisemitism-enabler Emily Mayer to be the Progressive Caucus’ director, at a time when Jews are being subjected to daily physical and verbal attacks in New […]

JNS: ZOA & Other Pro-Israel Groups Urge New York to Divest from Unilever as Promised

By JNS Staff (JUNE 9, 2022 / JNS) Sixteen Jewish and Christian pro-Israel groups are urging New York Gov. Kathy Hochul to take decisive action against Unilever and its subsidiary, Ben & Jerry’s, for the ice-cream maker’s July 2021 decision to stop selling its products in “Occupied Palestinian Territory.” Under an executive order, New York State must divest […]

Israel News: U.S. Sen. Hagerty (R-TN) Condemns Biden Admin for Opening Unofficial U.S. Consulate for Palestinians in Jerusalem

(JUNE 10, 2022 / ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) A U.S. Senator is accusing the Biden administration of trying to create an unofficial U.S. consulate for the Palestinian Authority in Jerusalem. “Last year, I forced the Biden Admin to admit that the United States can’t open an official U.S. consulate for the Palestinians in Jerusalem without the […]

ZOA Israel Trip Attendees Witness Peaceful, Joyous Jerusalem Day Flag March

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) National President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Co-Vice Chair Dr. Paul Tartell released the following statement: Happily, ZOA’s Mission to Israel this spring coincided with Jerusalem Day (Sunday, May 29), which commemorates the 55th anniversary of Jerusalem’s miraculous reunification as Israel’s undivided, eternal capital. This timing enabled several ZOA mission […]

ZOA: 16 Groups Urge NYS Gov. Hochul to Act Against Unilever/Ben & Jerry’s Antisemitic BDS as Promised

57 Westminster Way Pomona, NY 10970 (917) 335-6555 | dov@dovhikind.com 633 Third Avenue, Suite 31-B New York, NY 10017 (212) 481-1500 | mklein@zoa.org JOINT PRESS RELEASE Sixteen Groups Urge NYS Gov. Hochul to Act Against Unilever/Ben & Jerry’s Antisemitic BDS as Promised June 7, 2022 NEW YORK — On Tuesday, June 1, 2022, 16 Jewish and Christian […]

Biden Administration Turns Good News to Bad: Just Clarified That it Remains “Committed” to Opening Illegal “Palestinian” Consulate in Jerusalem

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) National President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Director of Research & Special Projects Elizabeth Berney, Esq. released the following statement: Unfortunately, the U.S. State Department just clarified that the Biden administration is “committed” to opening an illegal “Palestinian” consulate in Jerusalem. This dashed the recent, previous sliver of good news, […]

Biden Admin. Disrespects Israeli Sovereignty and International Law By Separating “Palestinian Affairs Unit” Reporting and Elevating “Intifada-Inspired” Hady Amr to Special Envoy to Palestinians

Unfortunately, the “good news” portion of the below release was subsequently dashed. The Biden administration has now stated that it is “committed” to opening the illegal Palestinian Arab consulate in Jerusalem. See here for the latest information. Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) National President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Director of Research & Special Projects Liz […]

ZOA Praises Biden Administration for Sanctioning Hamas Officials & Network

ZOA Urges: Now Cut Aid to Hamas-Allied UNRWA and Condemn Hamas-Supported Squad Members

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) National President Morton A. Klein released the following statement: ZOA thanks President Joe Biden and his administration for sanctioning several senior Hamas finance officials and a network of Hamas-affiliated-and-controlled investment companies that generate revenue for Hamas by managing a Hamas investment portfolio of over $500 million. (See “Treasury Targets Covert […]

(Part 2) Rep. Rashida Tlaib/et al’s Antisemitic “Nakba” and “Palestinian Refugees” Resolution

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) National President Morton A. Klein and ZOA Director of Special Projects Elizabeth Berney, Esq. released the following statement: In Part 1 of this Article (available here), ZOA set the record straight about aspects of a defamatory, antisemitic propaganda resolution entitled, “Recognizing the Nakba and Palestinian Refugees’ Rights” (H. Res. 1123), […]