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May 18, 2018 4:22 pm

Humanities Students at Chile’s Largest University Endorse Academic Boycott of Israel

Humanities students at Chile’s largest public university voted on Monday to support an academic boycott of Israel, an anti-Zionist group at the school announced. More than...

May 18, 2018 3:01 pm

UC Santa Barbara Students Fail to Vote on Divestment Resolution Targeting Israel

Student leaders at the University of California, Santa Barbara failed to vote on a divestment resolution targeting Israel on Wednesday, after a disagreement led half...

May 18, 2018 2:17 pm

Leading British Muslims Launch New Campaign Against Antisemitism

A group of leading British Muslims launched a bold campaign against antisemitism on Friday with a newspaper ad that began by announcing "Shalom," and ended with...

May 18, 2018 12:01 pm

Israel Should Be ‘Commended’ for Saving Palestinian Lives on Gaza Border, Former UK Military Commander Tells UN Meeting

A former commander of British military forces in Afghanistan told the UN Human Rights Council on Friday that IDF troops should be commended for saving...

May 17, 2018 5:48 pm

Over 60 Groups Urge Columbia, NYU, Syracuse, UC Irvine to Counter ‘Hostile Climate for Jewish, Zionist Students’

More than 60 groups have called on Columbia University, New York University, Syracuse University, and University of California Irvine on Tuesday to act against "a...

May 17, 2018 4:24 pm

Children at Israeli Kibbutz Near Gaza Border Fly Kites of ‘Peace and Love’

A kibbutz in southern Israel found a positive way to respond to the destruction of one of its fields by a “kite bomb” flown across...

May 17, 2018 2:36 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: We Must See Through ‘Fog of Disinformation’ Championed by Mainstream Media on Gaza Violence

The biggest challenge facing Americans when it comes to following events taking place in the Middle East is getting the right information, the editor-in-chief of...

May 16, 2018 4:27 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Hamas-Orchestrated Gaza Border Violence Is an ‘Active Suicide Terror Campaign’ Against Israel

The recent Hamas-orchestrated violence on the Israel-Gaza Strip border is "an orchestrated, active suicide terror campaign," the editor-in-chief of The Algemeiner said during an i24 News debate on...

May 16, 2018 3:37 pm

Report: Hamas Leader Haniyeh ‘Severely Admonished’ by Egypt Over Gaza Border Violence

During a visit to Cairo on Monday, Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh was “severely admonished” by the Egyptian government over that day's violence on the Israel-Gaza...

May 16, 2018 2:03 pm

Netanyahu: It’s Time to Tell the Palestinians to Abandon Fantasy of Destroying Israel

For peace to be possible, the Palestinians must recognize reality and accept Israel’s existence, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a “VICE News Tonight” interview...

May 16, 2018 1:35 pm

Palestinian Authority Will Use Upcoming UNESCO Meeting to Claim Ownership of Dead Sea Scrolls Site, Jewish Group Reveals

A leading Jewish human rights organization disclosed on Wednesday that it had received advance warning of a Palestinian attempt to claim ownership of the historic Jewish...

May 16, 2018 1:04 pm

‘The Ugly American’: Official Palestinian Authority Daily Demonizes US History and Politics in Attack on Jerusalem Embassy Move

The Palestinian Authority's main daily newspaper launched a vitriolic attack on the United States this week, following the opening on Monday of the new American Embassy in...

May 16, 2018 11:38 am

Hamas Leader in Gaza Identifies 50 Palestinians Killed During Gaza Border Confrontations as Members of Terror Group

A senior Hamas leader on Wednesday claimed that 50 of the 62 Palestinian rioters killed this week during clashes with the IDF on the Israel-Gaza Strip...

May 15, 2018 6:11 pm

Turkey Ratchets Up Diplomatic Campaign Against Israel as Netanyahu Tells Erdoğan, ‘You Have Kurdish Blood on Your Hands’

Turkey expelled the Israeli Ambassador to Ankara on Tuesday as President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's regime launched a fresh round of rhetorical attacks against the Jewish...


Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...


Victorious Iraqi Cleric Seeks to Maneuver Iranian Influence

Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, whose political bloc was declared the winner of Iraq's parliamentary election, met Hadi al-Amiri, leader of a pro-Iran bloc, on Sunday in what Sadr portrayed as...


Israeli Minister Invites Arab States to Next Year’s Eurovision Contest in...

Israel’s Communications Minister has invited several Arab states to take part in next year’s Eurovision song contest in Jerusalem. Israeli singer...

Middle East

Egypt’s Sisi Orders Gaza Border Opened for Ramadan

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ordered on Thursday that the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip be opened for the whole of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, he...