• Speech in London to Israeli soldiers’ support group

    The following is the text of a speech by Jose Maria Aznar to the Uk Friends of the Association for the Wellbeing of Israel Soldiers delivered on October 21 in London.

    2010-10-21 by Jose Maria Aznar

  • Wall Street Journal

    Obama and the Coming Palestinian State

    Article published by John Bolton in the Wall Street Journal

    2010-10-20 by John Bolton

  • U.S. Congressional Resolution supporting Friends of Israel Initiative

    What follows is the full text, from the Library of Congress, of a bi-partisan resolution introduced in the House of Representatives in support of the Initiative, co-sponsored by Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) and Rep. Albio Sires (D-NJ).


  • Speech announcing launch in Washington DC

    The following is the text of a speech delivered to more than 70 guests, friends and supporters of the Friends of Israel Initiative in Washington DC by Jose Maria Aznar.

    2010-09-14 by Jose Maria Aznar

  • Speech to World Jewish Congress in Jerusalem

    Defending Israel to Defend Ourselves

    Israel today is nothing less than essential to us, not only because the Jewish state is located in the very region where the strategic tectonic plates collide, but because Israel is one of the few nations willing to pay a price for its survival.

    2010-09-01 by Jose Maria Aznar

  • Speech at the British parliament: Israel and human rights

    Israel, our Forefather

    The culture of human rights was born and has flourished in those countries that have been shaped by Judeo-Christianity. Israel and the Jews are therefore central to the greatest political achievements of the West.

    2010-07-23 by Marcello Pera

  • Article in The Jewish Chronicle

    We in the West need to regain moral clarity

    Israel is a fundamental constituent of the West. If Israel is lost, then we are all lost.

    2010-07-22 by José María Aznar

  • Launching event, London July 19th 2010

    Aznar’s Remarks at House of Commons


    We decided to start moving with our Initiative because we all shared a sense of urgency.  

    2010-07-21 by Jose Maria Aznar