ISSUES

At CUFI, we are focused on several key issues with the goal of defending Israel’s strength, security, and sovereignty.

Iran Issues

CUFI Applauds Senate Passage of Iran Sanctions

SAN ANTONIO – On Thursday, Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation’s largest pro-Israel organization, issued a statement applauding the Senate for passing the Countering Iran's Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017 (S.722):

From email action alerts and phone calls to in-person lobbying efforts, CUFI’s 3.5 million members have long...

US-Israel Relationship

Condemning Virginia shooting, Netanyahu says Israel stands with US

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday sent wishes for a fast recovery to the victims of the Virginia shooting attack, saying Israel stands with the US on this “difficult day.”

A rifle-wielding critic of US President Donald Trump opened fire Wednesday on US lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game, seriously wounding a top...

Christian Persecution Issues

Pray for Father Thomas Uzhannalil kidnapped in Yemen

Not stand by while the Christians of the Middle East are being attacked.
Pray the protection of Psalm 91 over my brothers and sisters facing dangerous circumstances around the world.
In early March this year, militants attacked a Catholic retirement home in Yemen and murdered 16 people working there. In that attack, Father Thomas Uzhannil was...

Event Recaps

Pastors & Ministry Leaders Luncheon June 14 – Toms River, NJ

US-Israel Relationship

Haley slams UN human rights report for ‘singling out Israel’

WASHINGTON — US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley on Tuesday slammed a report by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights for its “unfair bias” in “singling out Israel.”

The US envoy condemned a report released just a day earlier that accused both Israel and the Palestinians for failing to probe war crimes. but focused heavily on Israel’s...

ISIS Issues

London mayor consults with Israel on fighting urban terrorism

London Mayor Sadiq Kahn said he spoke with Israeli officials for advice on how to combat urban terrorism in the wake of terror attacks in London and Manchester.

Kahn told the London-based Jewish News that his office and Metropolitan Police counter-terrorism officials had spoken with officials in Israel.
“My office has been in contact with not...

Event Recaps

Pastors & Ministry Leaders Luncheon June 13 – Hackettestown, NJ

Christian Persecution

Horror as ISIS kills 250 Christian children by KNEADING them to death in bread machine

“Whoever denies me before men, I will also deny them before heaven” – Last words of George Assaf before he was murdered by ISIS for the crime of being a Christian.

According to one ISIS survivor in Syria, Christian children were kneaded to death in bread machines, the rotating machines breaking their bones and crushing their young bodies for no...

Israeli Technology

Alzheimer’s treatment closer thanks to Israeli researchers’ discovery

Researchers at Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, have discovered a unique type of immune cell, the orderly activation of which could be the basis for future treatment of the currently fatal Alzheimer’s disease.

Their findings have led to new concept in how Alzheimer’s is perceived, based on a mechanistic understanding of the central role of...

US-Israel Relationship

Top Israel and UN officers spar in front of Nikki Haley – report

Israel’s deputy chief of staff, Maj. Gen. Aviv Kochavi, and the commander of the UN peacekeeping force in southern Lebanon reportedly got into a heated argument while giving a tour of the tense border to visiting US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Thursday.

According to a Channel 2 news report Sunday, Haley was being briefed by...

Event Recaps

June 11 – Hackettestown, NJ – Standing With Israel

Event Recaps

Standing With Israel June 11 – Oak Ridge, NJ

Issues

CUFI Night to Honor Israel in Columbus, GA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLNtSpK0rSQ

Israeli Society Issues

The Rebirth of Israel Unprecedented in Human History

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2s9NgoR8-Jk

Israeli Society Issues

Inside Story of the Ingathering of Exiles Back to Israel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NM1Nn92hXeg

Israeli Society Issues

Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin on the Founding of Efrat, Israel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qx4rntfqAKk

Israeli Technology

Novel therapy could prevent heart failure

Israeli researchers have developed a new therapy to treat atherosclerosis (hardening and narrowing of the arteries) and prevent heart failure, using a new biomedical polymer that reduces arterial plaque and inflammation in the cardiovascular system.

Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease causes 56 million deaths annually worldwide, according to...

Event Recaps

Standing With Israel June 7 – Roswell, NM

Event Recaps

Standing With Israel June 7 – Kent, WA

US-Israel Relationship

U.S. says it may pull out of U.N. human rights body, citing member abuses, treatment of Israel

The Trump administration warned Tuesday that the United States could pull out of the U.N. Human Rights Council unless the body ends what Washington calls the whitewashing of dictators’ abuses and unfair attacks on Israel.

President Trump’s U.N. ambassador, Nikki Haley, delivered the ultimatum in an unusual address in Geneva to the 47-member body....