ADL: U.S.-Russia Agreement on Syria “An Ambitious But Hopeful First Step”

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed the framework agreement between the United States and Russia to eliminate Syria’s cache of chemical weapons by 2014, calling it “an ambitious but hopeful first step” in ensuring that the regime will never again use chemical weapons against its civilian population or enable them to be used by others. The League said that “only the credible threat of force can bring about a diplomatic solution.”

ZOA Criticizes Silence Over Persecution and Violence Against Middle Eastern Christians

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) has criticized the appalling veil of silence that hangs over the increasing persecution and flight of historic Christian communities in the Middle East in the face of assault, violence, threat and intimidation by radical Muslims.