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April 16, 2018 3:07 pm

Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman Reiterates: We Will Not Permit Iranian Entrenchment in Syria

Israel will do what is necessary to prevent Iranian entrenchment in Syria, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said in a pre-Independence Day Walla interview that was...

April 15, 2018 12:11 pm

State Department Official: Iran’s Destabilizing Actions Are Top National Security Concern for Trump Administration

The Trump administration’s top national security concern is the threat posed by “rogue actors continuing to create destabilization throughout the world,” a high-level State Department...

April 15, 2018 10:51 am

British Jewish Leaders Urge Corbyn to Defend Labour MPs Combating Antisemitism in Party

Two top British Jewish leaders urged Jeremy Corbyn on Sunday to protect Labour lawmakers who are fighting against antisemitism in the party. In a Guardian op-ed,...

April 13, 2018 5:02 pm

Columbia University Students Accuse Anti-Zionist Groups of ‘Systematically Harassing, Silencing’ Opposing Voices

Pro-Israel students at Columbia University in New York have called for disciplinary action against anti-Zionist groups on campus, which they accuse of systematically violating their...

April 12, 2018 5:06 pm

40 University of Sydney Academics Pledge to Boycott Israel

Over 40 staff members at the University of Sydney in Australia have vowed to avoid collaborating with Israeli academic institutions and their leaders, in support...

April 12, 2018 4:31 pm

American Astronaut Marks Yom HaShoah on International Space Station

American astronaut Andrew Feustel marked Yom HaShoah -- Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day -- by delivering a special message that was beamed down to Earth from...

April 12, 2018 2:39 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Trump’s Jewish Critics Should Recognize Good He Has Done for Israel

Jewish critics of US President Donald Trump should acknowledge the good his administration has done on a number of Israel-related issues, the editor-in-chief of The...

April 12, 2018 11:03 am

Trump Yom HaShoah Message Pays Special Tribute to Warsaw Ghetto Fighters on 75th Anniversary of Uprising

US President Donald Trump's Yom HaShoah -- Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day -- message on Thursday singled out the Jewish fighters of the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto...

April 12, 2018 9:51 am

US Secretary of State Nominee Pompeo: Iran’s Activities Threaten Israel’s ‘Very Existence’

US President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state warned on Thursday that Iran’s activities in Syria, Iraq and Lebanon "threaten the very existence of Israel." "Iran’s activities...

April 11, 2018 2:09 pm

From Obama to Trump, House Speaker Paul Ryan’s Record on Israel Shows Unwavering Support

House Speaker Paul Ryan -- who announced on Wednesday that he will not be seeking re-election in the Wisconsin 1st District that he has represented...

April 11, 2018 1:38 pm

Members of Elite IDF Canine Unit Pay Tribute to Dogs Killed in Battle

Soldiers of the IDF’s Oketz canine special forces unit came together this week for an annual gathering to pay tribute to dogs killed in operational...

April 10, 2018 4:16 pm

With Anti-Israel Resolutions, UNESCO ‘Fiddling in the Chamber While the Middle East Burns,’ Jewish Human Rights Advocate Says

An official with a prominent US-based Jewish human rights group has criticized UNESCO over two anti-Israel resolutions set to be discussed on Wednesday by the...

April 10, 2018 1:14 pm

Amid Heightened Gaza Border Tensions, Hamas Reportedly Training Fighters to Kidnap IDF Soldiers

Amid heightened tensions on the Israel-Gaza border, the Hamas terrorist group is openly training its fighters to take over Israeli military posts, infiltrate border communities...

April 5, 2018 3:39 pm

Pro-Palestinian Students Criticized for Launching Campaign ‘Demonizing Israel’ on Passover, When Jewish Students Are Away From Campus

An anti-Zionist student group at the University of Pennsylvania has come under fire for launching a campaign “falsely demonizing Israel” during the holiday of Passover,...


American Model Kate Upton Shares Photos From Her Trip to Israel

American model Kate Upton shared with her Twitter followers on Thursday photos from her recent trip to Israel. The 25-year-old uploaded three...


Brooklyn Man Hopes to Open a New Chapter of Jewish Dating

At many recent Passover seders, sometime after the four questions were asked, a fifth one was posed by a parent...

The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations

JNS.org - On Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly influential...

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th

JNS.org - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...


US Top Court Curbs Human Rights Claims Against Companies

The US Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that foreign corporations cannot be sued in American courts for human rights abuses overseas, refusing to revive a lawsuit claiming Jordan-based Arab Bank...


Israel Abandons Plan to Forcibly Deport African Migrants

The Israeli government said on Tuesday it was abandoning a plan to forcibly deport African migrants who entered the country illegally. The government had been working for months on an arrangement to...

Middle East

Local Tensions Flare Up Before Lebanese Election

Incidents of political violence including an assault on one candidate and an attack on the office of another are casting a shadow over Lebanon's first general election in nine years. The...