News & Events

Remarks at the U.S. Embassy Rosh Hashanah Toast Former Ambassador Daniel Shapiro

Bruchim Haba’im, welcome everyone. Julie and I are delighted to celebrate the eve of the Jewish New Year, 5775, with so many friends. Rosh Hashanah is a time for gathering with family and friends and taking stock of the eventful year that’s passed and setting our sights expectantly on the promising year ahead. The past ...
Read More»

Former Ambassador’s Remarks at The Reut Institute’s Decade Event: A Scientific and Technological Vision for the Future of the State of Israel

Good afternoon. Many thanks to Reut President Gidi Grinstein and CEO Netaly Ophir Flint for inviting me to speak at this prestigious conference, and congratulations to Gidi, Netaly, and the entire Reut team on your 10th anniversary – your accomplishments in such a short time are impressive, and as you look 10 years into the ...
Read More»

Former Ambassador Shapiro’s Remarks at the Memorial Ceremony for the 9/11 Terror Attacks

KKL-JNF 9/11 Living Memorial – Jerusalem Park, Emek Arazim Mr. Efi Stenzler, KKL-JNF World Chairman: Thank you and your colleagues for this beautiful memorial and for our partnership year after year in arranging this ceremony. Dean of the diplomatic corps Ambassador Etoundi Essomba and Ambassadors; Family members of the victims of 9/11 First responders and ...
Read More»

Former Ambassador Shapiro’s Remarks at the 9/11 Memorial Ceremony IDC/ICT Annual Conference on Counterterrorism

The Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya Thursday, September 11, 2014  Good afternoon, and thank you for the kind introduction. First I want to thank you, President Uriel Reichman and Dr. Boaz Ganor, for your leadership and initiative in setting aside this time each year to remember not only the victims of terrorism who perished on September 11, ...
Read More»

Ha’aretz Peace Conference Remarks Phil Gordon

Thank you for that kind introduction.  I also want to especially thank Ha’aretz publisher Amos Schocken, Ha’aretz Editor in Chief Aluf Ben, Ha’aretz CEO Rami Guez and the Ha’aretz Peace Conference CEO Akiva Eldar.  This is a remarkable event and I am honored and grateful for the opportunity to address it. It is heartening to ...
Read More»