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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 of the Middle East, as civil wars, internal strife and Islamic extremism have taken hold...

August 22, 2017 12:34 pm

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 Sochi to discuss the situation in the Middle East. The issue of Iranian forces attempting to establish...

Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews are fleeing the South American nation -- and many are choosing to immigrate to Israel. Conditions in Venezuela began deteriorating in 2013 following the death of...

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago. Billed as a rally in support of women and to end “sexual violence and the social codes of shame, silence, and blame,” the event...

August 18, 2017 4:56 pm

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from the country's...

August 16, 2017 11:49 am

Future Soldiers Leave ‘Comfort’ of North America to Defend Israel

JNS.org - Dozens of future IDF soldiers from North America immigrated to Israel this week, arriving...

August 16, 2017 11:32 am

CAMERA Conference Helps Students Combat BDS at Home and Abroad

JNS.org - Some 80 students from 13 different countries participated in a recent high-level training conference...

August 14, 2017 1:14 pm

Top Israeli, American Experts Concerned About North Korean Nuclear Precedent for Iran

JNS.org – Several top Israeli and American experts on nuclear proliferation and Iran say the failure...

August 13, 2017 12:28 pm

As Israel Faces Growing Threat From Enemy Drones, Science Fiction Comes to Life

JNS.org - A quadcopter from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel earlier this month, and...

August 22, 2017 12:34 pm

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 of the Middle East, as civil wars, internal strife and Islamic extremism have taken hold throughout...

August 22, 2017 10:53 am

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 Sochi to discuss the situation in...

August 21, 2017 1:26 pm

Venezuelan Jews Fleeing Turmoil Get ‘Lifeline’ in Israel, Despite New Challenges

JNS.org - As the political and economic situation in Venezuela becomes increasingly unstable, Jews are fleeing the South American nation -- and many are choosing to immigrate to Israel. Conditions...

August 18, 2017 4:58 pm

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago. Billed as a rally in support of women and to end “sexual violence and...

August 18, 2017 4:56 pm

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from the country's burgeoning medical cannabis industry. On August 13, a joint government...

August 16, 2017 11:49 am

Future Soldiers Leave ‘Comfort’ of North America to Defend Israel

JNS.org - Dozens of future IDF soldiers from North America immigrated to Israel this week, arriving on an El Al flight chartered by the Nefesh B’Nefesh...

August 16, 2017 11:32 am

CAMERA Conference Helps Students Combat BDS at Home and Abroad

JNS.org - Some 80 students from 13 different countries participated in a recent high-level training conference to prepare them to respond to campus antisemitism and anti-Israel activism. The...

August 14, 2017 1:14 pm

Top Israeli, American Experts Concerned About North Korean Nuclear Precedent for Iran

JNS.org – Several top Israeli and American experts on nuclear proliferation and Iran say the failure to successfully deal with North Korea sets a precedent for...

August 13, 2017 12:28 pm

As Israel Faces Growing Threat From Enemy Drones, Science Fiction Comes to Life

JNS.org - A quadcopter from the Gaza Strip landed in southern Israel earlier this month, and the IDF released a short message, saying that a unit...

August 11, 2017 3:49 pm

Rising Star Ayelet Shaked Discusses the Future of Israel

JNS.org - Earlier this month, Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked -- a rising star in the Jewish state’s political landscape -- was named as Forbes Israel’s “Woman of the Year.” Shaked...

August 9, 2017 11:14 am

Is Iran Using Nuclear Deal Sanctions Relief to Fund Terrorism?

JNS.org - As the Trump administration considers its options regarding Iran, how much of Iran’s sanctions relief from the 2015 nuclear deal is funding Tehran’s support...

August 9, 2017 11:00 am

A Christian Spin on Birthright Brings Faith-Based Millennials to Israel

JNS.org - One of the strongest sources of support for Israel today is evangelical Christians in the US. Yet many evangelical millennials, like the rest of their generation, are...

August 7, 2017 3:55 pm

Court Ruling Deals Blow to Palestinian Efforts to Restrict Jews in Jerusalem

JNS.org - Palestinians are vowing to continue their efforts to prevent Jews from living in large parts of Jerusalem’s Old City, despite a July 31 Israeli...

August 7, 2017 2:28 pm

Pressure Mounts on Netanyahu Amid Corruption Probes

JNS.org - Some 3,000 demonstrators gathered on Saturday  night near the home of Israel’s Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit, to protest what they view as slow progress in...

Culture

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...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Opinion

Trump Encourages Right-Wing Antisemites, but They Also Exist on the Left

JNS.org - We live in a time when -- as the US State Department has noted -- a “rising...

The Downside of Victory

Though members of the anti-Donald Trump camp would die before admitting ‎it, they are in a state of exhilaration over...

President Trump, Where Is Your ‘Fire and Fury’ When It Comes to Nazis?

After calling some of the participants at a neo-Nazi march in Charlottesville “some...

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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