“We live in one country not because we were condemned to live together but because we were chosen to live together. We are a Jewish…

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Times of Israel: In interview, Obama tries to set terms for US-Israel ties, by Rebecca Shimoni Stoil

A day before a major address to America’s Jewish community, President Barack Obama’s interview with the Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg set the tone for the coming outreach effort…

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INSS: The US and Gulf States Summit: What Next?, by Amos Yadlin and Yoel Guzansky

The summit convened last week by US President Barack Obama with representatives of the Gulf states was designed to ease their concerns about the emerging…

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Fathom Journal: Reflections on Contemporary Anti-Semitism in Europe, by Kenneth Waltzer

Authorities in Oslo, Norway, have permanently closed streets to traffic around the Jewish synagogue. In Berlin, Germany, the Jewish community newsletter is sent without any…

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Al-Monitor: Will Israel join the Turkey-Saudi coalition?, by Arad Nir

US President Barack Obama hosted six Gulf state representatives at Camp David for a summit May 14 with the goal of allaying the fears of Iran’s neighbors…

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Haaretz: The bitter power struggle within the Islamic State, by Zvi Barel

Does Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi continue to command Islamic State (also known as ISIS or ISIL)? Was his deputy, Abu Alaa al-Afari, killed? And who is really…

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Iran's Nuclear Programme

BICOM Poll of Polls

The BICOM Poll of Polls is produced for BICOM by Arieh Kovler based on a selected basket of opinion polls published in Israel each week.