All posts tagged United Israel Appeal

UIA launches ‘My Israel’ competition

JEWISH students will share in more than $6000 worth of prizes in a competition to showcase Israel.

Lowy’s plum appointment

COMMUNAL identity Steven Lowy has been appointed the next head of the Keren Hayesod-UIA (KH-UIA) World Board of Trustees.

Breakfast with Julie Bishop

AUSTRALIA is one of a small handful of countries prepared to stand up and vote against one-sided antisemitic resolutions at the UN General Assembly, former foreign minister Julie Bishop said.

Reformist slams American Muslim politician’s gibes

ADDRESSING a United Israel Appeal luncheon, US Islamic reformist Dr Zuhdi Jasser slammed American Muslim Congresswoman Ilhan Omar for her track record of antisemitic comments. In recent months, Omar, a

Selling the IDF to the world

FOREIGN journalists in Israel are there “to do the story about Palestinian suffering first and foremost and blame that suffering on Israel”, according to former Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) international spokesman Lt Col (Ret) Peter Lerner.

Black honoured with Yakir Award

United Israel Appeal federal treasurer Julian Black was recently honoured with a Yakir Award at the opening of the annual Keren Hayesod-UIA World Conference in Jerusalem.

‘Israel-hatred is Jew-hatred’

"How do you explain the desire to exterminate the Jewish people?" That was the question posed by best-selling American author, columnist, and talk show host, Dennis Prager, at the United Israel Appeal (UIA) Victoria Annual Gala Dinner last week.

Women unite for common cause

Headlining the United Israel Appeal (UIA) NSW Women's Division events was Israeli ambassador to Ethiopia Belaynesh Zevadia – the first Ethiopian olah to become an ambassador representing Israel – who shared a message of perseverance with her audience on Sunday evening at the Four Seasons Hotel and on Monday at Watsons Bay's Dunbar House.

Prager on Jerusalem, fake news and Trump

NO stranger to controversy, bluntly spoken Dennis Prager will be in Australia next month as a guest of the United Israel Appeal (UIA) campaign.

‘Green Prince’ to visit Australia

AS the eldest son of Sheikh Hassan Yousef, a founding leader of Hamas, Mosab Hassan Yousef took up a unique opportunity to do something nobody would have dreamed of – he spied for Israel.