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Pompeo Confirmation Marks a ‘Sad and Dangerous’ Day for US Security

J Street is alarmed that another step in the assembly of a “war cabinet” around President Trump was accomplished today...

Senate Committee Vote on Pompeo an Abdication of Congressional Responsibility & American Values

Today’s Senate Foreign Relations Committee vote to confirm CIA Director Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State is distressing sign of...

J Street Deplores State Department Dropping “Occupied Territories” from Human Rights Report

This change will clearly be interpreted as encouragement by right-wing political forces in Israel advocating for the annexation of part...

J Street Commemorates Yom HaZikaron

Today we mark Yom HaZikaron, Israeli Memorial Day, and commemorate all those who have served and fallen in defense of...

J Street Statement on US Strikes Against Assad Regime in Syria

We are horrified by the crimes against humanity committed by the Assad regime in Syria. However, a limited tactical strike...

J Street Welcomes Senate Letter Urging Steps to Alleviate Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza

The letter, addressed to the acting Secretary of State, makes clear that the terrible deprivation in Gaza, where most residents...

Jewish Organizations Stand Together to Reject Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Attacks on New Israel Fund

As organizations within the Jewish community, we stand together to reject Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's baseless and ugly attack on...

J Street Appalled by Chemical Attack in Syria

This latest example of the Syrian regime’s ongoing brutality against its own people requires a determined and resolute response to...

J Street Statement on Renewed Protests and Violence on Gaza Border

J Street is saddened and disturbed by renewed violence today at the Gaza-Israel border, where tens of thousands of Palestinians...