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September 20, 2017 12:13 pm
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Israeli PM Netanyahu Nixes High Court Request to Reconsider Freeze of Western Wall Egalitarian Prayer Deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has rejected a request by the High Court of Justice to implement the Western Wall agreement on an egalitarian prayer...

September 20, 2017 10:57 am
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Israeli Rescue Teams on the Ground in Earthquake-Stricken Mexico, Netanyahu Orders Relief Aid

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered humanitarian aid and assistance to Mexico following the major 7.1-magnitude earthquake that struck the country on Tuesday. “Israel...

September 19, 2017 3:02 pm
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Polish Nationalist Leader Denounces Antisemitism, Lauds Israel

JNS.org - The head of Poland’s right-wing nationalist Law and Justice Party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, denounced antisemitism on Monday and lauded the “great state” of Israel during...

September 19, 2017 1:34 pm
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Israel’s Southern Wall Proves 100 Percent Effective in Preventing Infiltrations

JNS.org - Not a single infiltration from the Sinai Peninsula into Israel was recorded over the past 12 months, Israel’s Population and Immigration Authority reported on...

September 19, 2017 12:41 pm
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JDC Provides Rosh Hashanah Aid to Elderly Jews in Former Soviet Union

JNS.org - Impoverished elderly Jews across the former Soviet Union are expected to receive extra food and traditional holiday fare, including apples and honey, for...

September 19, 2017 11:22 am
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Convicted Palestinian Terrorist Rasmea Odeh Leaves US on Deportation Flight

JNS.org - Convicted Palestinian terrorist Rasmea Odeh, 70, was deported on Tuesday from Chicago to her native Jordan after having her US citizenship revoked by a federal...

September 19, 2017 10:24 am
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For First Time, US Military Opens Permanent Base in Israel

JNS.org - The US military has established its first permanent base on Israeli soil located inside an IAF base in the southern part of the country. “We’ve established, for...

September 19, 2017 9:56 am
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Israel Shoots Down Drone Over Golan Heights Border With Syria

JNS.org - The IDF on Tuesday intercepted and destroyed an Iranian-made unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operated by the Lebanese terror organization Hezbollah that entered the...

September 19, 2017 9:04 am
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Netanyahu, Trump Discuss ‘Terrible’ Iran Nuke Deal at NYC Meeting

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Donald Trump said they planned to discuss the “terrible” Iranian nuclear deal as well as Israeli-Palestinian peace...

September 18, 2017 3:39 pm
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Facebook Removes Option to Target ‘Jew Haters’ With Advertisements

JNS.org - Facebook has disabled the ability for advertisers to target antisemitic interests on its platform following media inquiries that created controversy over the feature. Before the...

September 18, 2017 12:36 pm
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Bahrain’s King Condemns Arab Boycott of Israel

JNS.org - Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa has condemned the Arab world’s boycott of Israel, saying its citizens are free to visit the Jewish...

September 18, 2017 12:20 pm
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One of World’s Top Cycling Races to Open in Israel Next Year

JNS.org - In a historic first, the prestigious Giro d’Italia race, one of cycling’s top events, will open in Israel next year. The Giro, which began in...

September 18, 2017 11:34 am
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British PM Marks Rosh Hashanah Holiday With Vow to Combat Antisemitism

JNS.org - At a reception held earlier this week to mark the upcoming Rosh Hashanah holiday, British Prime Minister Theresa May reiterated her government’s pledge to...

September 18, 2017 10:42 am
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Group Offers US Business Students Real-Life Opportunities With Israeli Companies

JNS.org - Some 175 college students with the TAMID Group recently attended the organization’s national convention, TAMIDcon 2017, in Washington, DC to engage in experiential learning...

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But in her new book, Julius Rosenwald: Repairing...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Features

The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...

World

Puerto Rico Synagogues Cancel High Holiday Services Ahead of Hurricane Mari...

As volunteers worked feverishly to tape the exposed windows of San Juan’s Temple Beth Shalom with plastic film and carry...

Israel

Israel Closes West Bank, Gaza Strip for Rosh Hashanah

The IDF announced on Tuesday that it will put in place a closure of the West Bank and Gaza Strip beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, ahead of the holiday...

Middle East

Iran-Sponsored Hackers Said to Be Targeting Companies in US, Middle East, A...

A private cybersecurity firm has identified what it says is a hacking group sponsored by the Iranian government that has...

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