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British Woman Jailed for Five Years in Iran

A British-Iranian mother detained in Iran for more than 150 days has been sentenced to five years in prison, dealing a heavy blow to...

September 10, 2016 12:00 pm

Paul Ryan: Clinton Should Apologize for Saying Terrorists Are ‘Rooting’ For Trump

Hillary Clinton should apologize to her Republican rival for saying that Islamic State terrorists are praying and "rooting" for a Donald Trump presidency, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said during a Thursday morning radio interview. Asked...

High-Ranking Revolutionary Guards Commander Boasts Iran Is Now One of World’s Top Military Powers

Iran is now one of the world’s top military powers, a high-ranking Revolutionary Guards commander claimed on Thursday in comments reported by the Tehran regime-aligned news agency Tasnim. According to the report, Brigadier General Amir Ali...

Egyptian Court Rules: Marriage to Israeli Grounds for Stripping of Citizenship

An administrative court in Egypt has ruled that the country’s Interior Ministry must strip the citizenship of Egyptian nationals who have married Israelis, Ahram Online reported on Thursday. The ruling, the report said, cited the need...

September 9, 2016 10:38 am

Israeli Prime Minister: Ethnic Cleansing for Peace Is Absurd, Settlements Are Not Obstacle to Agreement With Palestinians (VIDEO)

Settlements in the West Bank are not preventing peace with the Palestinians, Israel’s prime minister...

September 9, 2016 9:32 am

US Officials Say ISIS Threat Will Continue Despite Terror Group’s Loss of Territory

Despite ISIS' recent loss of territory, the Islamic extremists will continue to pose serious national security problems...

September 9, 2016 9:31 am

UN Nuclear Report: Iran Manufacturing Parts for Centrifuges Used for Uranium Enrichment

The United Nations agency monitoring the nuclear pact between Iran and six world powers reported...

September 9, 2016 9:30 am

North Korea Says Successful Test of Warhead Puts Nuclear Program at ‘Higher Level’

North Korea said Friday it conducted a “higher level” nuclear warhead test explosion, which it...

September 9, 2016 9:25 am

Fourth Body Found in Rubble of Collapsed Tel Aviv Parking Lot

The IDF Homefront Command has located a fourth body in the rubble of the collapsed...

September 10, 2016 12:00 pm

British Woman Jailed for Five Years in Iran

A British-Iranian mother detained in Iran for more than 150 days has been sentenced to five years in prison, dealing a heavy blow to her...

September 10, 2016 9:30 am

Paul Ryan: Clinton Should Apologize for Saying Terrorists Are ‘Rooting’ For Trump

Hillary Clinton should apologize to her Republican rival for saying that Islamic State terrorists are praying and "rooting" for a Donald Trump presidency, House Speaker...

September 9, 2016 6:06 pm

High-Ranking Revolutionary Guards Commander Boasts Iran Is Now One of World’s Top Military Powers

Iran is now one of the world’s top military powers, a high-ranking Revolutionary Guards commander claimed on Thursday in comments reported by the Tehran regime-aligned...

September 9, 2016 5:38 pm

Egyptian Court Rules: Marriage to Israeli Grounds for Stripping of Citizenship

An administrative court in Egypt has ruled that the country’s Interior Ministry must strip the citizenship of Egyptian nationals who have married Israelis, Ahram Online...

September 9, 2016 10:38 am

Israeli Prime Minister: Ethnic Cleansing for Peace Is Absurd, Settlements Are Not Obstacle to Agreement With Palestinians (VIDEO)

Settlements in the West Bank are not preventing peace with the Palestinians, Israel’s prime minister said on Friday In a video published on his Facebook page,...

September 9, 2016 9:32 am

US Officials Say ISIS Threat Will Continue Despite Terror Group’s Loss of Territory

Despite ISIS' recent loss of territory, the Islamic extremists will continue to pose serious national security problems for the United States and Europe in coming years, the...

September 9, 2016 9:31 am

UN Nuclear Report: Iran Manufacturing Parts for Centrifuges Used for Uranium Enrichment

The United Nations agency monitoring the nuclear pact between Iran and six world powers reported Thursday that it has found no violations of the deal...

September 9, 2016 9:30 am

North Korea Says Successful Test of Warhead Puts Nuclear Program at ‘Higher Level’

North Korea said Friday it conducted a “higher level” nuclear warhead test explosion, which it trumpeted as finally allowing it to build “at will” an...

September 9, 2016 9:25 am

Fourth Body Found in Rubble of Collapsed Tel Aviv Parking Lot

The IDF Homefront Command has located a fourth body in the rubble of the collapsed parking garage in Tel Aviv on Friday. The soldiers are...

September 9, 2016 4:55 am

Report: Neo-Nazis Using ‘Pokemon Go’ to Recruit Young Followers

The neo-Nazi wing of the alt-right movement is taking advantage of the popularity of the “Pokemon Go” game app to attract new young followers, the...

September 8, 2016 8:39 pm

Iran Expert Tells Congress: Obama Administration Might Have Given Tehran Over $30 Billion in Cash, Gold Payments

While the Obama administration has admitted to transferring $1.7 billion in cash earlier this year to Tehran, even more cash might have been given by...

September 8, 2016 1:36 pm

Head of World’s Largest Jewish Student Organization: BDS Activists Resorting to Violence on Campus Due to Effectiveness of Pro-Israel Efforts (INTERVIEW)

Anti-Israel campus activists are resorting to violent behavior due to the effectiveness of the pro-Israel community in combating their efforts, the head of the world’s...

September 8, 2016 1:19 pm

Five Israeli Arabs Sentenced to Prison for Plotting ISIS-Affiliated Terror Attacks

JNS.org - Five Israeli Arabs from the Galilee were sentenced to up to six years imprisonment as part of a plea deal for plotting with ISIS to carry out...

September 8, 2016 1:15 pm

Israel Courting Top Foreign Energy Firms Abroad

JNS.org - Israel's Ministry of Energy is courting foreign investors ahead of a natural gas and oil explorations tender planned for November, Israel Hayom reported Wednesday. According...

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

Algerian Blogger Accused of Espionage Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison

An Algerian blogger arrested last year over social media posts has been sentenced to 10 years in prison on espionage and other charges, a human rights activist said on Friday. Charges...

Israel

Israeli Couple Rescued After Building ‘SOS’ Out of Rocks

JNS.org - Israeli Police rescue volunteers were able to locate a missing Tel Aviv couple lost in the Negev Desert on Tuesday thanks to an “SOS” sign they fashioned out of...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Makes New Arrest in Crackdown on Activists

Saudi Arabia arrested prominent rights campaigner Mohammed al-Bajadi, Amnesty International said on Friday, as part of a crackdown mostly targeting advocates of women's rights in the conservative kingdom. Four activists have...

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