U.S. House Approves $1b Iron Dome Emergency Aid to Israel

The bill, which comes after months of stalling, also includes $3.3 billion in security assistance to Israel and $500 million in missile-defense partnerships

Ben Samuels
Ben Samuels
Washington
Ben Samuels
Ben Samuels
Washington

WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a massive $1.5 trillion omnibus spending package to fund the federal government for the full fiscal year, including several key details related to Israel, the Palestinians and the Jewish world.

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