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Statement Regarding Ambassador David Friedman’s Meeting with the J Street Congressional Delegation

From Jeremy Ben-Ami, president and founder of J Street: We appreciate the willingness of Ambassador Friedman to meet Members of...

J Street Welcomes Lifting of Medical Voucher Restrictions for Gazans

We welcome the Palestinian Authority's decision to lift restrictions on financial commitments for Gazan civilians' medical treatment, which will allow...

J Street Concerned By PA Cuts to Medical Vouchers for Gazan Patients

J Street is extremely concerned by reports that in recent months the Palestinian Authority has been preventing over 1,000 residents...

J Street Deeply Disappointed by Israeli Decision on Egalitarian Prayer at Western Wall

Like millions of Jews around the world, J Street is deeply disappointed by and condemns the Israeli government’s decision to...

Trump Administration Must Challenge Both Sides to Make Choices to Advance Prospects for Peace

As Senior Adviser to the President Jared Kushner arrives in Israel today for meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders, J...

J Street Condemns Terror Attack Today in Jerusalem

J Street strongly condemns today’s terror attack carried out by three Palestinian attackers at Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate. That attack left...

J Street ​Condemns Alexandria Attack; Wishes Victims Speedy Recovery

J Street is deeply disturbed by the attack this morning in Alexandria, Virginia where, a gunman opened fire on members...

Reducing Electricity Supply to Gaza Could Lead to New Outbreak of Violence

J Street is extremely concerned by the decision of Palestinian President Abbas with the agreement of the Israeli government to...

J Street Condemns Hamas Tunnel Running Under School

J Street is sickened, but not surprised, by news that a Hamas tunnel in the Gaza Strip runs underneath two...