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In Weekly Cabinet Meeting, Netanyahu Defends Record US Aid Deal

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu deflected criticism of the record $38 billion defense package Israel will receive from the U.S. over the next 10 years,...

September 18, 2016 9:43 am

Palestinian Attacker Stabs Israeli Officer While Attempting to Infiltrate Efrat

A Palestinian attacker stabbed an Israeli army officer in the chest near a West Bank settlement Sunday and moderately wounded him, before Israeli soldiers shot the attacker and apprehended him, the military said. Local officials said...

Police: Minnesota Mall Stabber Made Reference to Allah During Attack

A man wearing a private security company uniform stabbed eight people at a Minnesota mall before an off-duty police officer shot him dead, authorities said. Seven of the wounded were treated and released, while one victim...

After NYC Blast, Suspicious Device Removed From Second Location

Police have removed a suspicious device from a Manhattan location four blocks from the site of an explosion that injured more than two dozen people. The New York Police Department tweeted early Sunday that the device...

September 17, 2016 11:12 pm

At Least 25 Injured in New York City Explosion

An explosion ripped through a Chelsea street Saturday night — injuring at least 25 people...

September 17, 2016 10:31 pm

Israel Reinforces Troop Presence in West Bank Following Uptick in Violence

The IDF has sent reinforcements to the Hebron area on Saturday following a weekend surge...

September 17, 2016 10:16 pm

Iran’s Ahmadinejad Plans Political Comeback Ahead of 2017 Presidential Elections

Despite presidential elections still eight months away in Iran, potential candidates have been making their...

September 17, 2016 3:00 pm

Congress Investigating Obama Admin-Funded Campaign to Unseat Israeli PM

Congress on Friday launched a wide-ranging probe into a secret Obama administration-funded campaign to unseat...

September 17, 2016 12:00 pm

Leading Senator Says Israel Mistaken to Sign Security Deal With Obama

JNS.org - U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) believes that Israel made a mistake in signing the...

September 18, 2016 9:43 am

In Weekly Cabinet Meeting, Netanyahu Defends Record US Aid Deal

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu deflected criticism of the record $38 billion defense package Israel will receive from the U.S. over the next 10 years, saying...

September 18, 2016 9:39 am

Palestinian Attacker Stabs Israeli Officer While Attempting to Infiltrate Efrat

A Palestinian attacker stabbed an Israeli army officer in the chest near a West Bank settlement Sunday and moderately wounded him, before Israeli soldiers shot...

September 18, 2016 9:22 am

Police: Minnesota Mall Stabber Made Reference to Allah During Attack

A man wearing a private security company uniform stabbed eight people at a Minnesota mall before an off-duty police officer shot him dead, authorities said. Seven...

September 18, 2016 9:15 am

After NYC Blast, Suspicious Device Removed From Second Location

Police have removed a suspicious device from a Manhattan location four blocks from the site of an explosion that injured more than two dozen people. The...

September 17, 2016 11:12 pm

At Least 25 Injured in New York City Explosion

An explosion ripped through a Chelsea street Saturday night — injuring at least 25 people and sending horrified witnesses scattering, Fire Department sources said. The blast...

September 17, 2016 10:31 pm

Israel Reinforces Troop Presence in West Bank Following Uptick in Violence

The IDF has sent reinforcements to the Hebron area on Saturday following a weekend surge in Palestinian attacks that shattered weeks of relative calm. The buildup...

September 17, 2016 10:16 pm

Iran’s Ahmadinejad Plans Political Comeback Ahead of 2017 Presidential Elections

Despite presidential elections still eight months away in Iran, potential candidates have been making their moves early as they take on the challenge to deseat...

September 17, 2016 3:00 pm

Congress Investigating Obama Admin-Funded Campaign to Unseat Israeli PM

Congress on Friday launched a wide-ranging probe into a secret Obama administration-funded campaign to unseat Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, according to information exclusively obtained...

September 17, 2016 12:00 pm

Leading Senator Says Israel Mistaken to Sign Security Deal With Obama

JNS.org - U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) believes that Israel made a mistake in signing the historic $38 billion defense deal with President Barack Obama earlier...

September 17, 2016 8:43 am

On Day of Violence, Abbas Aide Says IDF Killing of Attackers Is ‘Execution’

A spokesman for Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday called the killing by Israeli security forces of two attackers in separate incidents in Jerusalem and the...

September 16, 2016 5:11 pm

Former Israel Envoy to Moscow: Despite Cooperation in Syria, Russia Does Not Trust Iran as Foreign Policy Partner

Despite its cooperation with Iran in Syria, Russia does not fully trust the Islamic Republic as a partner in its foreign policy endeavors, according to...

September 16, 2016 4:44 pm

IDF: Up to 400 Israeli Civilians Could be Killed in Future All-Out Missile and Rocket Assault on Home Front

In a future all-out multi-front war, Israel might be struck by as many as 230,000 missiles and rockets, with at least 10,000 evading Israel's aerial...

September 16, 2016 12:05 pm

Palestinian Dead After Attacking Israelis in West Bank Car-Ramming

Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian man and seriously injured a woman during a car-ramming attack at a bus stop outside the Kiryat Arba...

September 16, 2016 12:01 pm

Jordanian Man Killed After Attacking Israelis in Jerusalem’s Old City

A Jordanian national was shot dead after he tried to stab police officers in Jerusalem and two Palestinians rammed their vehicle into a bus stop in the...

Culture

Jay-Z Refutes Accusations of Antisemitic Lyrics: ‘It Was an Exaggeration’

Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z has slammed claims that lyrics on his recently released album included...

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Features

Jewish Beard Growers Strive to Be the Face of Global Facial Hair Showdown

JNS.org - Visitors to the Otto Weidt Workshop for the Blind Museum in Berlin often meet Haim...

With Kurdistan, Israel May Gain ‘Stable, Tolerant’ Ally in Fight Against Islamic Extremism

JNS.org - During the last several years, Israel has witnessed the crumbling...

Netanyahu and Putin to Hold Syria Talks, Amid Iranian Threat

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday in the Russian resort city of...

World

Shia Imam in Southern California Restates Belief That Israel ‘Finance...

A prominent Shia Muslim imam in California is sticking defiantly with his allegation that Israel finances and arms ISIS --...

Israel

Israel Expresses Solidarity with Finland After Country’s First Islamic Te...

JNS.org - The Israeli Foreign Ministry expressed solidarity with the Finnish people on Monday, several days after the European nation experienced...

Middle East

Hezbollah Says It Carried Out Drone Attack Against Islamic State on Lebanon...

JNS.org - Hezbollah said it has used a drone to strike an Islamic State position along the Lebanon-Syria border, in a...

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