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New Hamas Leader Is a Vicious Killer

The election of Yahya Sinwar to lead Hamas in Gaza represents the completion of a lengthy takeover by Hamas' military wing at the expense of...

February 20, 2017 7:15 am

Trump Is Right: The Palestinians Must Earn a Two-State Solution

President Trump raised eyebrows when he mentioned the possibility of a one-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The context was ambiguous, and no one can know for sure what message he was intending to convey....

The Boundary-Breaking Meeting Between Trump and Netanyahu

The scenes in Washington, DC last Wednesday were nothing short of astounding. Whatever your political leanings, and however you feel about President Donald Trump or Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, you surely were struck by the remarkable change...

Demolishing the Spurious, Libelous Claim That Israel Is an Apartheid State

Benjamin Pogrund was born in South Africa. As a journalist, he fought the apartheid regime, most notably through his work for The Rand Daily Mail. When the government closed the paper down and exiled him, Benjamin moved to...

February 17, 2017 8:18 am

A Bear Hug for All the Mullahs and Other Israel-Detractors to See

The strong reactions elicited by Wednesday’s joint press conference held by US President Donald Trump...

February 17, 2017 5:55 am

A ‘One State Solution’ Will Not Work

It is always gratifying to see warmth and friendship on display between an American president...

February 17, 2017 4:31 am

Kudos to Trump for Taking the Syria Safe-Zone Initiative That Iran Dreads

Since US President Donald Trump took the helm in Washington, the issue of a "safe...

February 17, 2017 3:12 am

New York Times Uses Antisemitic Imagery to Describe Israeli Academy

The New York Times has an article about Beit El, a West Bank settlement that...

February 17, 2017 3:05 am

Trump-Netanyahu Meeting Shatters ‘Palestine First’ Worldview

JNS.org - The morning after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's first official meeting with President Donald...

February 20, 2017 7:15 am

New Hamas Leader Is a Vicious Killer

The election of Yahya Sinwar to lead Hamas in Gaza represents the completion of a lengthy takeover by Hamas' military wing at the expense of its political...

February 19, 2017 9:15 am

Trump Is Right: The Palestinians Must Earn a Two-State Solution

President Trump raised eyebrows when he mentioned the possibility of a one-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The context was ambiguous, and no one can...

February 19, 2017 7:36 am

The Boundary-Breaking Meeting Between Trump and Netanyahu

The scenes in Washington, DC last Wednesday were nothing short of astounding. Whatever your political leanings, and however you feel about President Donald Trump or Prime Minister...

February 19, 2017 7:32 am

Demolishing the Spurious, Libelous Claim That Israel Is an Apartheid State

Benjamin Pogrund was born in South Africa. As a journalist, he fought the apartheid regime, most notably through his work for The Rand Daily Mail. When...

February 17, 2017 8:18 am

A Bear Hug for All the Mullahs and Other Israel-Detractors to See

The strong reactions elicited by Wednesday’s joint press conference held by US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are warranted, but mostly...

February 17, 2017 5:55 am

A ‘One State Solution’ Will Not Work

It is always gratifying to see warmth and friendship on display between an American president and an Israeli prime minister. That was certainly the case...

February 17, 2017 4:31 am

Kudos to Trump for Taking the Syria Safe-Zone Initiative That Iran Dreads

Since US President Donald Trump took the helm in Washington, the issue of a "safe zone" in Syria has come to the fore, reflecting the changes...

February 17, 2017 3:12 am

New York Times Uses Antisemitic Imagery to Describe Israeli Academy

The New York Times has an article about Beit El, a West Bank settlement that has been supported by David Friedman, who is President Trump’s...

February 17, 2017 3:05 am

Trump-Netanyahu Meeting Shatters ‘Palestine First’ Worldview

JNS.org - The morning after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's first official meeting with President Donald Trump, multiple headlines proclaimed that the two-state solution -- whereby an independent,...

February 17, 2017 2:59 am

With Israel on the Sidelines, Hamas and ISIS Fight in Gaza

JNS.org - Terrorists affiliated with ISIS are challenging Hamas' rule in the Gaza Strip and trying to topple the regime there, which they accuse of being un-Islamic and...

February 17, 2017 2:55 am

Rift on the Right on Sovereignty (Cont.)

"Sovereignty extended over territory confers citizenship to all residents of that territory. Sovereignty applies equally to all the residents of the area — Israeli and...

February 17, 2017 2:45 am

An Open Letter to Irish Foreign Minister Charles Flanagan

Dear Minister Flanagan, Recently, you said, "I am actively keeping under consideration, on a continuous basis, the question of whether recognition by Ireland in the near future...

February 17, 2017 2:33 am

Israel-Turkey Ties Ease Into New Era With ‘Soft’ Collaboration

JNS.org - Earlier this month, officials from the Turkish and Israeli foreign ministries met for the first time in more than six years to discuss cooperation...

February 17, 2017 2:00 am

The Essence of a Jewish Leader

In Parshat Yitro, we find an interesting dialogue between Moses and his father-in-law Yitro -- a conversation that ultimately leads to the implementation of an organized judicial...

Culture

Finding ‘The Lost Book of Moses’

The Lost Book of Moses is an account of author Chanan Tigay’s exhaustive search for the whereabouts and authenticity of the...

TripAdvisor Ranks Eilat Hotel Best in Middle East, 25th Worldwide

A luxury hotel in the southern Israeli resort town of Eilat was ranked first in the region and 25th internationally by a...

Features

A Muslim Woman’s Fight Against Radical Islam

If there is a single question that defines the geo-politics of our age, it might be the question that Farhana Qazi has been...

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

World

Israeli Spokesman: Attempts by BDS Movement to Paint False Image of Success...

An Israeli government representative slammed the BDS movement on Friday for falsely implying that a prominent US literary society had...

Israel

Watchdog: Human Rights Watch ‘Deeply Implicated in BDS and Other Form...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is “deeply implicated in BDS and other forms of political warfare” against the Jewish state, a...

Middle East

Ex-Top Israeli Official: Iran ‘Far More Dangerous’ Post-Nuclear Deal, S...

Rather than becoming more moderate -- as promised by the Obama administration during its marketing of the July 2015 Iran...

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