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The New State Solution: Turning Gaza Into an Opportunity for Regional Peace

Recent events have again demonstrated that Gaza, not the West Bank, constitutes the most pressing challenge to Israel and regional stability. Yet Gaza also constitutes the...

May 27, 2018 11:16 am

Why a Second Yom Tov?

One of the most puzzling laws in Halacha (Jewish law) is the requirement to observe a second Yom Tov (festival day) in all Jewish communities outside of Israel. Before the establishment of a set calendar for the...

The Battle for PA Leadership Shifts Into High Gear

JNS.org - In the best tradition of dictatorial Arab regimes, obscurity has descended upon the state of health of Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas, who has been hospitalized in Ramallah. The Palestinian people have no official information...

The Rotten Onion: When Anti-Israel Parody Crosses the Line

The satirical news site The Onion weighed into the Gaza border violence with a parody that crossed the line from humor to offense. The text in full: Describing the terrifying yet valiant experience to his fellow battalion members, Israel Defense...

May 25, 2018 4:09 pm

Mahmoud Abbas, David Friedman, and the Power of Photos

If a picture is usually worth a thousand words, when it comes to the Israeli-Palestinian...

May 25, 2018 3:58 pm

Bernie Sanders: An Accessory to Terror at the Gaza Border

JNS.org - The Gaza border conflict is being fought on two battlefields simultaneously. One is the...

May 25, 2018 2:19 pm

An End to Iran Defeatism

JNS.org – Everyone was eager to hear from the new US secretary of state, but...

May 25, 2018 2:13 pm

Despite Our Differences, We Are All the Same

From time to time, producers in Hollywood opt for movies that depict the closed world...

May 25, 2018 1:09 pm

Behind Erdogan’s Boycott Threat Against Israel

JNS.org - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in the midst of one of his periodic...

May 27, 2018 11:16 am

The New State Solution: Turning Gaza Into an Opportunity for Regional Peace

Recent events have again demonstrated that Gaza, not the West Bank, constitutes the most pressing challenge to Israel and regional stability. Yet Gaza also constitutes the richest...

May 27, 2018 10:56 am

Why a Second Yom Tov?

One of the most puzzling laws in Halacha (Jewish law) is the requirement to observe a second Yom Tov (festival day) in all Jewish communities...

May 27, 2018 10:33 am

The Battle for PA Leadership Shifts Into High Gear

JNS.org - In the best tradition of dictatorial Arab regimes, obscurity has descended upon the state of health of Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas, who has...

May 25, 2018 4:26 pm

The Rotten Onion: When Anti-Israel Parody Crosses the Line

The satirical news site The Onion weighed into the Gaza border violence with a parody that crossed the line from humor to offense. The text in full: Describing the terrifying...

May 25, 2018 4:09 pm

Mahmoud Abbas, David Friedman, and the Power of Photos

If a picture is usually worth a thousand words, when it comes to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, a picture is worth a million. Just as informative as...

May 25, 2018 3:58 pm

Bernie Sanders: An Accessory to Terror at the Gaza Border

JNS.org - The Gaza border conflict is being fought on two battlefields simultaneously. One is the battle at the border fence, where the aggressors use Molotov...

May 25, 2018 2:19 pm

An End to Iran Defeatism

JNS.org – Everyone was eager to hear from the new US secretary of state, but they didn’t care much for what he said. Many international...

May 25, 2018 2:13 pm

Despite Our Differences, We Are All the Same

From time to time, producers in Hollywood opt for movies that depict the closed world of ultra-Orthodox Jews. Some of these films have become icons...

May 25, 2018 1:09 pm

Behind Erdogan’s Boycott Threat Against Israel

JNS.org - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in the midst of one of his periodic bouts of Israel-hatred, lashing out at the Jewish state and...

May 24, 2018 4:31 pm

Things Will Get Worse After Abbas

JNS.org - Those close to Palestinian Authority (PA) leader Mahmoud Abbas are going to great lengths to hide the ‎true condition of his health.‎ With his hospitalizations...

May 24, 2018 4:27 pm

Hamas Leader Acknowledges Iranian Support Amid Fall-Out From Gaza Clashes

While many analysts and most of the international community refuses to acknowledge Iran's role in fueling tensions on Israel's border with Gaza, Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar this...

May 24, 2018 4:21 pm

China Is Treading a Fine Line in Iran

Now that Donald Trump has exited the 2015 JCPOA nuclear deal with Iran, there is more at stake for the other signatories than either their...

May 24, 2018 4:12 pm

Why Trump’s Policies Will Ultimately Harm Israel

"Hereby it is manifest that during the time men live without a common power to keep them all in awe, they are in that condition...

May 24, 2018 4:07 pm

Layla and Ammar: A Gaza Story

A child who has suffered death is always to be mourned; the ruin of another is to be mourned, as well. The stories of Layla...

Features

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...

World

South Korea Says North Korea Committed to Trump Summit and ‘Complete&...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his commitment to "complete" denuclearization of the Korean peninsula and to a planned...

Israel

Israeli Math Prodigy Aces ‘Relatively Easy’ National Exams at A...

Israeli students prepare for months to take the country’s equivalent of the SATs, but one gifted youngster appears to have...

Middle East

Iran Security Forces to Confront Unrest That Serves US -Judiciary

Iranian security forces will "resolutely confront" unrest that could be exploited by the United States and other enemies, a judiciary spokesman said on Sunday, after a wave of protests over...

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