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After Bedouin Riots, Israeli Arabs Set Violent Precedent for Future Demolitions of Illegal Communities

JNS.org - Israeli authorities last week began dismantling Umm al-Hiran -- one of hundreds of illegal Bedouin communities throughout the Negev region -- as Arab activists and politicians and local...

January 24, 2017 8:03 am

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break from President Barack Obama’s foreign policy. For Egypt and Jordan, the only two Arab countries that have peace treaties with Israel -- and two...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing submarine fleet conducts missions that are shrouded in secrecy, and considered essential for national security. Currently, the Israeli Navy has five German-made Dolphin...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s prioritization of the inclusion of people with disabilities. Through the "Special in Uniform" program, Omer Lahat...

January 1, 2017 7:59 am

Prominent American Pollster Brings Hard-Hitting Workshop to Foreign Students in Israel

JNS.org -- A renowned American pollster and political adviser recently came to Israel to give high school...

December 30, 2016 2:14 pm

Channeling Jewish Values in the Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease

JNS.org -- Elizabeth Gelfand Stearns channels the Jewish values of tikkun olam (repairing the world) and personal experience...

December 29, 2016 7:04 am

Trump Taps Israel Adviser Jason Greenblatt for International Negotiations Post

JNS.org -- President-elect Donald Trump has named one of his campaign advisers on Israel as his...

December 23, 2016 3:01 am

Israel’s First Hanukkah Candle Factory Endures 77-Year History

JNS.org - The Menorah Candle Company, a manufacturer and exporter of millions of Hanukkah candles worldwide, is...

December 22, 2016 8:26 am

Conservatives From Around the World Convene in Jerusalem, Express Hope for ‘New Day of Truth vs. Political Correctness’ Under Trump Administration

JNS.org -- Conservative leaders from across the globe convened for a policy conference in Israel,...

January 24, 2017 8:03 am

After Bedouin Riots, Israeli Arabs Set Violent Precedent for Future Demolitions of Illegal Communities

JNS.org - Israeli authorities last week began dismantling Umm al-Hiran -- one of hundreds of illegal Bedouin communities throughout the Negev region -- as Arab activists and politicians and local Bedouins...

January 12, 2017 8:14 am

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break from President Barack Obama’s foreign policy. For Egypt and Jordan, the only two Arab...

January 8, 2017 7:05 am

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing submarine fleet conducts missions that are shrouded in secrecy, and considered essential...

January 3, 2017 7:00 am

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s prioritization of the inclusion of...

January 1, 2017 7:59 am

Prominent American Pollster Brings Hard-Hitting Workshop to Foreign Students in Israel

JNS.org -- A renowned American pollster and political adviser recently came to Israel to give high school students a workshop intensive on defending the Jewish state on the...

December 30, 2016 2:14 pm

Channeling Jewish Values in the Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease

JNS.org -- Elizabeth Gelfand Stearns channels the Jewish values of tikkun olam (repairing the world) and personal experience in her work as an advocate for Alzheimer's awareness. She...

December 29, 2016 7:04 am

Trump Taps Israel Adviser Jason Greenblatt for International Negotiations Post

JNS.org -- President-elect Donald Trump has named one of his campaign advisers on Israel as his incoming administration's special representative for international negotiations. In the announcement, Trump praised the...

December 23, 2016 3:01 am

Israel’s First Hanukkah Candle Factory Endures 77-Year History

JNS.org - The Menorah Candle Company, a manufacturer and exporter of millions of Hanukkah candles worldwide, is one of the oldest businesses in the industrial zone of...

December 22, 2016 8:26 am

Conservatives From Around the World Convene in Jerusalem, Express Hope for ‘New Day of Truth vs. Political Correctness’ Under Trump Administration

JNS.org -- Conservative leaders from across the globe convened for a policy conference in Israel, where they expressed hope for a "new day" of "truth versus political...

December 22, 2016 7:08 am

‘City’ of Military Training Bases Is Latest Game-Changer in Southern Israel

JNS.org - A not-so-quiet demographic and geographic revolution is taking place in Israel these days. After years of planning, concrete efforts are underway to shift populations -- particularly...

December 21, 2016 6:57 am

Economic Mission Strengthens Innovation Ties Between Israel and Massachusetts

JNS.org -- Who would ever imagine that two peoples living 5,470 miles apart (that’s 8,803 kilometers for the Israelis) would share so much in common,...

December 19, 2016 2:28 pm

Cousins Torn Apart by the Holocaust Meet for the First Time at Yad Vashem

JNS.org -- When Fania Bilkay and her son, Evgeni, stepped up to her desk, Sima Velkovich was winding down an ordinary work day in the...

December 19, 2016 2:25 pm

Netanyahu Eyes Model for Muslim-Jewish Ties in Visits to Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan

JNS.org -- In the hope of offering a blueprint for ramping up constructive Israeli and Jewish relations with the Islamic world, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

December 15, 2016 12:48 pm

Rehabilitation and Celebration: Haifa Slowly Comes Back to Life in Aftermath of Fires

Meir Barzilay was one of the lucky Haifa residents during Israel’s recent wave of fires. "I live in a row of six houses," he said. "Somehow, the...

Opinion

Double-Edged Apartheid Claims

Ultimately, after all the major experiments that failed; after 100 years of conflict during which the Arabs never really agreed...

World

Alan Dershowitz Following Defeat of DNC Chair Hopeful Keith Ellison: I Will...

World-renowned law professor Alan Dershowitz told The Algemeiner on Sunday that he will not be leaving the Democratic Party, as...

Israel

Netanyahu Calls Visit to Australia ‘Wonderful’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will take a circuitous route through South East Asia to dodge Indonesian airspace as he departs Australia for Israel. The Israeli PM and wife Sara Netanyahu...

Middle East

Iranian Navy Launches First Major Exercise Since Trump Inauguration

Iran's navy began an annual drill Sunday near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, its first major exercise since the inauguration of U.S. President Donald Trump, state television reported. The TV report...

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