J Street Statement on Ground Operation in Gaza

July 18th, 2014

Following the start of last night’s ground operation, our thoughts are with Israeli soldiers and Palestinian civilians in Gaza and with Israelis living under a storm of rockets. We remain deeply concerned about their safety and by the mounting civilian death toll. We regret that a ceasefire was not reached in advance of this escalation and support one being brokered quickly. Read More...

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They all deserve better

July 17th, 2014

Even as I mourn each of their lost lives as a unique tragedy, I recognize that they are far from the first innocent children to die in the latest round of this tragic conflict. Sadly, they’re already not even the latest. Read More...

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J Street Statement on the Current Crisis

July 11th, 2014

These are harrowing times for all of us who care deeply about Israelis and Palestinians and yearn for security and peace for both peoples. Read More...

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J Street Expresses Solidarity with Israelis under Rocket Fire

July 8th, 2014

TEL AVIV - J Street expresses profound worry at the latest developments in Israel and Gaza and expresses solidarity with the Israelis who are being targeted by indiscriminate rocket attacks fired by Hamas and other terrorist groups. Read More...

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J Street Condemns Rocket Bombardment from Gaza

March 12th, 2014

J Street condemns the ongoing rocket bombardment of Israel from the Gaza Strip--the largest attack on Israel in over a year. We support Israel's right to defend the security of its citizens and its legitimate right to self defense. Our thoughts are with the residents of southern Israel who are once again the targets of rockets. Read More...

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