Monday, 08 March 2010
The great threat casting a shadow over Israel is a nuclear attack from a militant regime like Iran or Syria, or a terrorist movement.
Recently, I had the opportunity to lead the Council’s second delegation to North Korea, a significant supplier of missiles and advanced technology to Iran, and to Syria where in 2007 Israeli warplanes reportedly destroyed a North Korean-supplied nuclear facility.
A series of discussions with the North Koreans had led to our first invitation, which we accepted with the intention of broadening the conversation beyond nuclearization of the Korean peninsula and establishing relationships in case North Korea normalizes in the future.
Thursday, 28 January 2010
January 21, 2010 – New York, NY – The American Council for World Jewry applauded the United Arab Emirates (UAE) this week for allowing Uzi Landau, Israel’s Minister of National Infrastructure, to attend