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President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold a bilateral meeting during the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, September 26, 2018.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a close ally of Trump, just united with a political party that experts say is like the KKK

Netanyahu has opened the door for extremists to gain a presence in Israel's parliament.
An illustration of SpaceIL's "Beresheet" moon robot landing on the lunar surface.

SpaceX just rocketed the first private mission to the moon — an Israeli lunar lander. Here’s how to watch the launch.

SpaceIL, an Israeli nonprofit, bought space for its 1,300-pound Beresheet moon lander on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. Its launch is scheduled for Thursday.
Israeli Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a news conference at the Ministry of Defence in Tel Aviv, Israel, April 30, 2018.

Israel’s Netanyahu appeared to admit his country was trying to advance a ‘war with Iran’

Israel frequently strikes Iranian targets in Syria. Iranian forces in Syria and its partners in the region frequently fire missiles at Israel.

Trump says freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar should resign after tweets containing ‘anti-Semitic tropes’

"I think she should either resign from Congress or she should certainly resign from the House Foreign Affairs Committee," Trump said.
Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar has apologized over tweets deemed "anti-Semitic," including by some of her Democratic colleagues.

Rep. Ilhan Omar apologizes over tweets with ‘anti-Semitic tropes’ after Pelosi, other Democrats condemned her statements

"Anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful for Jewish allies and colleagues who are educating me on the painful history of anti-Semitic tropes."
Representative Ilhan Omar (D-MN) participates in a news conference to call on Congress to cut funding for ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement), at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. February 7, 2019.

Congressional Democrats condemn Rep. Ilhan Omar over ‘anti-Semitic’ tweets about AIPAC and Israel

Jewish Democrats in Congress have strongly criticized freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar over her tweets about Israel and the American Israel Public Affairs Committee.

Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib wrote a column for Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan’s blog in 2006

Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan has a long history of anti-Semitic, misogynistic, and homophobic tirades.

Rep. Omar suggests GOP politicians take pro-Israeli stance for money

The Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar took aim at a prominent pro-Israel lobby group and the GOP, inviting widespread accusations of anti-Semitism.
Israeli soldiers stand in front of the launcher of an Iron Dome missile interceptor battery in the southern Israeli coastal city of Ashkelon.

US to buy Israeli missile defenses in humiliating admission about failure of US systems

Israel's Iron Dome took a $429 million investment from the US in 2014, and since has intercepted hundreds, if not thousands, of incoming projectiles.

Democratic leaders reject Republican accusations of anti-Semitism among new Democratic House members

"I don’t know that I draw the conclusion that these two members are anti-Semitic," House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said. "I don’t accept that."