TITLE

Mission Accomplished

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Baltimore Jewish Times;3/29/2013, Vol. 331 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the successful two-day visit of U.S. President Barack Obama to Israel. Some of his accomplishments during the visit include restating his policies in clear terms and allaying the suspicions of Israel that he did not like or understand them. However, it notes that Obama has not given attention to the petition of Israelis that he grant clemency to convicted spy Jonathan Pollard who was imprisoned for 28 years.
ACCESSION #
86652678

 

Related Articles

  • 18 ex-senators make plea for Pollard's release.  // Washington Jewish Week;11/10/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 44, p15 

    The article deals with an appeal by former U.S. senators to U.S. President Barack Obama to grant clemency to Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard.

  • Reform, Conservative leaders meet Pollard, call for clemency.  // Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;7/16/2013, p1 

    WASHINGTON (JTA) -- Leaders of the Reform and Conservative movements met with convicted spy for Israel Jonathan Pollard and renewed their calls on President Obama for his compassionate release.

  • Visiting hours. Stanglin, Douglas; Coleman, Fred // U.S. News & World Report;3/4/96, Vol. 120 Issue 9, p28 

    Contemplates the possibility that Jonathon Pollard will be granted clemency from President Clinton in 1996. Pollard, the former United States Navy intelligence officer sentenced to life imprisonment for passing secrets to the Israeli government; Pollard's contention that the US reneged on a...

  • Peres Asks Obama to Release Pollard on Humanitarian Grounds.  // Israel Faxx;6/23/2014, Vol. 22 Issue 127W, p8 

    The article reports that Israel President Shimon Peres asks U.S. President Barack Obama to release Jonathan Pollard on humanitarian grounds.

  • Pollard clemency petition reaches 103,000 signatures.  // Washington Jewish Week;3/7/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p21 

    The article reports on the clemency petition signed by 103,000 people requesting U.S. President Barack Obama to free imprisoned U.S. Navy intelligence analyst Jonathan Pollard, who spied for Israel.

  • Obama Rejects Israeli Request for Pollard's Release. Hayom, Israel // Israel Faxx;7/22/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 139W, p6 

    The article reports that U.S. President Barack Obama has rejected the demand of Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu to release the imprisoned American spy Jonathan Pollard in exchange for the release of terrorists from Israel prisons. .

  • Israel is Redoubling Bid for Pollard's Release, But U.S. Remains Firm on Refusal.  // Israel Faxx;12/23/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 252W, p5 

    The article reports that the government of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is doubling its effort to urge the U.S. government to free convicted spy Jonathan Pollard from U.S. prison, while the administration of U.S. remains firm not to free Pollard.

  • Peres sends letter to Obama requesting Pollard clemency.  // Washington Jewish Week;4/12/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 15, p14 

    The article reports on Israeli President Shimon Peres' call on U.S. President Barack Obama to release Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard from the Butner Federal Correctional Complex in North Carolina, citing severe health conditions.

  • Pascrell: Clemency for Pollard. Wiener, Robert // New Jersey Jewish News;3/1/2012, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p12 

    The article reports on the letter written by Democrat Representative Bill Pascrell from New Jersey requesting for U.S. President Barack Obama to grant clemency to Jonathan Pollard, who was imprisoned for spying for Israel.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics