Hillary Clinton

Trump deletes Magen David tweet accusing Clinton of corruption

By Josh Jackman, July 3, 2016

Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican Party presidential candidate, has tweeted a Magen David containing the words “Most Corrupt Candidate Ever!” next to a picture of Hillary Clinton.

The graphic, which also included a background of $100 bills, was prefaced by the words “Crooked Hillary - - Makes History!”


A diligent but cautious friend, Hillary has an emotional tie to Israel

By Robert Philpot, June 16, 2016

The First Lady listened impassively as Suha Arafat accused the Israeli government of deliberately poisoning Palestinian women and children. When it was time to leave, Hillary Clinton embraced and kissed the PLO leader's wife.


She won't hesistate to yell at Netanyahu

By Anshel Pfeffer, June 16, 2016

In a CNN interview two years ago, Hillary Clinton, then former Secretary of State, today the Democratic candidate for President of the United States, characterised her relationship with Israel's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu as "very good".

This, she explained, was "because we can yell at each other, and we do. And I was often the designated yeller".


Majority of Israelis prefer Hillary Clinton

By Anshel Pfeffer, April 27, 2016

A majority of Israelis believe that Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton will be the better president for Israel.

In a survey carried out just before Pesach by TNS polling company for Israel's Channel One, 42 per cent of respondents said that Mrs Clinton was preferable, while 34 per cent said that the Republican frontrunner Donald Trump would be better.


How the Hagaddah inspired me

By Hillary Clinton, April 18, 2016

I didn’t grow up celebrating Pesach. But over the years, I’ve attended seders where I was inspired by the remarkable story told in the haggadah — a tale of a people who, sustained by fortitude and faith, escaped slavery and reached their freedom.


Wrong to blame Israel for failure to make peace, says Clinton

By Josh Jackman, April 12, 2016

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has said it is “not accurate or fair or useful” to blame Israel for the lack of a peace deal with the Palestinians.

She also called her commitment to Israel “personal” and took a shot at her potential rival for the presidency, Republican candidate Donald Trump, for his changing positions on the Jewish state.


Sanders believes he still has 'momentum' despite Nevada loss

By Josh Jackman, February 21, 2016

Jewish presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has suffered his first clear defeat in his bid to beat Hillary Clinton to the Democratic Party nomination.

The Vermont Senator became the first Jew to win a US presidential primary when he triumphed in New Hampshire last week, but lost by 5.5 per cent to Mrs Clinton in Nevada on Saturday night.


Sanders misses out on historic victory by smallest margin

By Josh Jackman, February 2, 2016

Jewish presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has narrowly lost the Iowa caucuses to Democratic Party frontrunner Hillary Clinton.

If Vermont Senator Sanders had won the caucuses, he would have become the first Jew - and the first non-Christian - to win a US presidential primary.


Clinton reveals Mid-East dissent

By Anshel Pfeffer, June 12, 2014

Hillary Clinton, the former United States Secretary of State and the woman widely regarded as the favourite to win the Democratic nomination for the 2016 presidential elections, has launched an attack in her new memoir, Hard Choices, on the Obama administration's policy in the Middle East.


Israel-Hamas truce agreed starting from Wednesday evening

By Jennifer Lipman, November 21, 2012

Israel has agreed to halt its action in Gaza a week after the latest bout of fighting began.