Today, in response to the agreement reached over the weekend by the "P5+1" and Iranian regime, the following statement was issued by Nathan Diament, executive director for public policy of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America.
Today, the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America (OU), the nation's largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, expressed grave concerns over the pending negotiations between the United States and other "P5+1" countries and the Islamic Republic of Iran with regard to Iran's nuclear weapons program.
September 3, 2013 Contact: Roslyn Singer, 212-613-8227 The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America (OU), the nation’s largest Orthodox Jewish umbrella organization, today joined the statement made by the Conference of Presidents regarding potential action against Syria. The OU is … Continued
By Hillel Fendel and Chaim Silberstein Originally published in The Jewish Press, September 12, 2012 Once again we see that no matter what happens, Yerushalayim keeps popping up in the center of world events. Just last week, the Democratic Party … Continued
This article was published by OU/IPA Executive Director Nathan Diament in The Atlantic on January 15, 2012. Proponents of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict often insist that the only way to resolve competing claims over the holy city … Continued
The Rabbinical Council of America (RCA) and the Orthodox Union voice their disappointment in passage of the resolution by the United Nations General Assembly upgrading the Palestinian Authority to a nonmember observer state. The RCA and OU view this unilateral … Continued
The Orthodox Union will sponsor a gathering today at 4:00pm at the Embassy of Israel in Washington, DC in support of the State of Israel and her people. The gathering will include Tefilat Mincha at 4:10pm and the recital of … Continued
Action Alert: Thank Your Senators and the White House for their Support of Israel The senate unanimously passed a bipartisan resolution Thursday evening, supporting Israel’s “inherent right to act in self defense to protect its citizens against act of terrorism.” … Continued
Today, the leadership of the Orthodox Union and the Rabbinical Council of America issued the following statement: “The leadership of the Orthodox Union and the Rabbinical Council of America expresses our solidarity with the people and government of Israel … Continued
On October 14 and 15, Yeshiva University brought over 200 day school students from New York and New Jersey to Washington, DC to lobby their legislators on Israel’s behalf. As part of the program, OU Director of Advocacy Training Estee … Continued