Iran is the world’s leader in state-sponsored terrorism. Iran’s ambitions to develop nuclear weapons are a direct threat to the U.S. many of our allies, including Israel and could destabilize Europe, Asia, and North Africa. The United States must ensure that Iran does not acquire or develop weapons of mass destruction with the potential to completely level nations, and risk the Iranian government delivering weapons to terrorist proxies around the world.
As our chief ally in the Middle East, the United States has a long history of sending security assistance to Israel. Israel must have a strong military presence and an advanced defense system to protect the State from hostile surrounding powers. A historically bipartisan point of interest, the U.S. must not condition or cut off aid to Israel and undermine foreign interests in the Middle East.
The Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement seeks to ultimately end Israel’s existence as a Jewish state. The BDS campaign sees no freedom, justice nor equality for the Jewish people or the state of Israel. Rather, its primary mission is to isolate and ultimately dismantle Israel. Congress must stand up against the biased, one-sided view of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict BDS promotes.
Israel and the United States are global leaders in the economic, technology, and research fields. Joint research between the two nations promotes innovative solutions to the most pressing issues of our time, including COVID-19 and climate change.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) is being used by Anti-Israel activists to isolate and demonize Israel. These unjust and politicized criminal cases are not what the ICC was designed for. Urge your representatives to stand against these illegitimate and shameful attacks.
The Abraham Accords have been incredibly successful in paving the path toward normalized relations in the Middle East. It’s essential that the United States continue its support of normalization efforts to advance peace and prosperity in the region.