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October 21, 2016 1:29 pm

In Wake of UNESCO Resolution, Lawmakers From 17 Countries Sign Document Demanding International Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

JNS.org -- Lawmakers from 17 countries signed a declaration Thursday calling for "international recognition of Jerusalem as the undivided, eternal capital of the state of Israel." The move...

October 21, 2016 10:30 am

Israeli Security Services Thwart Major Palestinian Terror Plot

JNS.org - Israeli security officials revealed on Thursday that they had averted a major terrorist attack and arrested those who plotted to carry it out. According to a statement...

October 21, 2016 6:41 am

Excavation Uncovers Evidence of ‘Third Wall’ of Jerusalem’s Old City Breached by Romans 2,000 Years Ago

JNS.org - Archaeologists have located the site of an ancient battle during which the Romans breached Jerusalem's walls, before conquering the city and destroying the Second...

October 20, 2016 12:22 pm

In Final Debate, Trump Calls Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Stupidest of All Time’

JNS.org - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump blasted the nuclear agreement with Iran, signed by the Obama administration last year, during his third and final debate...

October 19, 2016 8:00 pm

British Report: Twitter Fails to Confront Users’ Antisemitic Abuse

JNS.org - A new report on antisemitism in the United Kingdom found that Twitter fails to properly handle abusive, antisemitic tweets from its users, British daily...

October 19, 2016 12:48 pm

Mexico Fires UNESCO Envoy Over Objection to Resolution Ignoring Jewish Ties to Temple Mount

JNS.org - Mexico on Wednesday dismissed its envoy to UNESCO over his objection to the UN body's recent resolution that ignored the Jewish connection to the Temple...

October 19, 2016 11:46 am

YouTube Restricts Alan Dershowitz Video Lecture on Israel

JNS.org - Video sharing giant YouTube recently restricted access to footage of a lecture by renowned lawyer Alan Dershowitz on the history of Israel, the...

October 19, 2016 11:42 am

Poll: Majority of Palestinians Oppose State Along 1967 Borders

JNS.org - Nearly 60 percent of all Arab residents of the West Bank and Gaza Strip oppose the future creation of a Palestinian state along the 1967 lines,...

October 19, 2016 11:08 am

The Palestinian Authority’s Fatah Faction Calls Violent, Antisemitic Children’s Drawings ‘Innocent’

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority's (PA) Fatah faction called violent antisemitic, anti-Israel children's drawings it posted on Facebook "innocent," a Jerusalem-based research organization reported this week. Palestinian Media...

October 19, 2016 10:41 am

IDF Rolls Out New Equipment for Improved Battle Operations

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces is adding new logistics equipment to its stocks to improve operations in battle, with an emphasis on supplying soldiers with water...

October 19, 2016 10:32 am

Hamas Reportedly Test-Fires Long-Range Rocket

JNS.org - The Palestinian terror group Hamas reportedly test-fired at least one long-range rocket into the Mediterranean Sea on Monday. Residents of southern Israel reported hearing a...

October 19, 2016 10:23 am

French Party Leader Seeks Ban on Public Display of All Religious Symbols, Including Kippot, Crosses

JNS.org - The leader of a right-wing political party in France who is running for president in the country's 2017 elections said in a radio interview...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah

JNS.org -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Trump Campaign Manager Admits: ‘We Are Behind,’ Reiterates Camp...

Donald Trump's campaign manager pitched Sunday his new call to "drain the swamp" of Washington, even as she admitted Donald...


Palestinian Authority Releases Four Men Arrested for Attending Sukkot Event...

Four Palestinians arrested late last week for attending a sukkot holiday event in a West Bank settlement were freed on...

Middle East

Dozens of ISIS Militants Killed by Egyptian Airstrikes in Sinai

Around 70 Islamic State militants were killed Sunday morning after Egypt's air force struck a number of outposts in the northern Sinai peninsula, according to local reports. Most of the air...