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March 23, 2017 12:54 pm
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American-Israeli Arrested in Connection With Bomb Threats Against Jewish Institutions

A Jewish man who is a dual Israeli-American citizen has been arrested in Israel in connection with a series of bomb threats made against Jewish...

March 23, 2017 12:20 pm
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Trump, House Claim Progress in Winning Over Conservatives for Obamacare Overhaul

U.S. President Donald Trump and House of Representatives leaders pushed on Wednesday for votes for their plan to overhaul Obamacare and said they were making...

March 23, 2017 12:18 pm
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Trump Sends Greetings to Iranians for Persian New Year, Omits Mention of Regime

When President Trump sent greetings to the Iranian people on Wednesday for the Persian New Year, or Nowruz, it offered a glimpse into an administration that...

March 23, 2017 12:16 pm
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British Security Group: Jewish Community Should Remain ‘Calm, Vigilant’ in Wake of Westminster Attack

The Community Security Trust has advised the Jewish community to  remain “calm and vigilant” following the terror attack in Westminster. A spokesman said CST had been in...

March 23, 2017 12:14 pm
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8 Arrested in Connection With London Terror Attack

Police have arrested eight people in connection with the terror attack that brought bloodshed to the heart of London. The Metropolitan Police's top anti-terror officer confirmed...

March 22, 2017 12:04 pm
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Stabbing, Car-Ramming Attack Reported Outside UK Parliament; Perpetrator Shot by Police

A police officer has been stabbed in the Houses of Parliament in central London, in what police are treating as a terrorist incident. Commons Leader David...

March 22, 2017 9:50 am
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IDF Chief: Hamas Tunnels Do Not Pose Existential, Strategic Threat to Israel

The threat of Hamas tunnels is grave, but it does not constitute an existential or strategic threat to Israel, IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gadi Eisenkot...

March 22, 2017 9:48 am
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Syrian Rebels Report Israeli Airstrikes Near Damascus

Israeli jets were reported to have carried out airstrikes near the Syrian capital early Wednesday, hours after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to continue hitting...

March 22, 2017 9:44 am
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Envoy: North Korea Does Not Fear Threat of US Sanctions, Will ‘Accelerate’ Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons

North Korea has nothing to fear from any U.S. move to broaden sanctions aimed at cutting it off from the global financial system and will...

March 21, 2017 9:53 am
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Trump Administration Considers Imposing Sanctions on North Korea, US Official Says

The Trump administration is considering sweeping sanctions aimed at cutting North Korea off from the global financial system as part of a broad review of...

March 21, 2017 9:47 am
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Ivanka Trump to Set Up Office in White House West Wing

Ivanka Trump, who moved to Washington saying she would play no formal role in her father’s administration, is now officially setting up shop in the...

March 20, 2017 9:53 am
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Abbas Bestows Highest Palestinian Honor on Former UN Official Who Co-Authored Report Accusing Israel of ‘Apartheid Regime’

The Palestinian president has awarded his people's highest honor to a former U.N. official who was forced to resign last week after authoring a report...

March 20, 2017 9:50 am
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Report: Israel Kills Syrian Militia Commander in Drone Strike

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says Sunday that Israeli aircraft struck a vehicle driving near the town of Khan Arnabeh in the Quneitra...

March 20, 2017 9:43 am
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Israel Security Service Chief Warns of Hamas Attacks During Passover

The head of Israel's Shin Bet security service warned on Monday that the Palestinian group Hamas are sure to attempt terror attacks on Israelis during...

Culture

Hundreds of Liquor Bottles Belonging to WWI-Era British Troops Unearthed in Israel

JNS.org - Among several other discoveries, hundreds of liquor bottles belonging to British soldiers from...

Israeli Music Icon Idan Raichel Jams With Students at Chicago Cultural Center

Israeli music icon Idan Raichel turned what was supposed to be a lesson...

Clues About Life of Jesus Revealed in Israeli Artifacts Warehouse

JNS.org - Ahead of Easter, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has opened up a 54,000-square-foot warehouse dubbed the “Ali Baba cave,”...

Features

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra...

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

World

De Anza College Student Government Passes BDS Resolution in Effort to Keep ...

The student government at a Cupertino, California college passed a resolution last week demanding the school divest from companies profiting...

Israel

Israel Air Force to Host 7 Nations in Largest-Ever ‘Battle Lab’

JNS.org - The Israel Air Force (IAF) this fall will host combat pilots and support crews from seven countries — including the US, Greece, Poland, France, Germany, India and Italy —...

Middle East

Report: Hamas Attempts to Present New ‘Moderate Image’

JNS.org - In response to its international isolation, the Palestinian terror group Hamas has undertaken a new political program in an attempt to present a “more moderate image,” aiming to improve...

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