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Trump to Abbas: Time to Renounce Terrorism

Palestinians cannot expect to see a lasting peace until their "leaders speak in a unified voice against incitement to ... violence and hate," President...

May 5, 2017 11:57 am

American Muslims for Palestine Leader Visits Rep. Connolly, State Department Reps

Facebook and Twitter posts have revealed that Osama Abu Irshaid -- the pro-Hamas leader of the rabidly anti-Israel group American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) -- met with Congressman Gerry Connolly (D-Va), and State Department representatives on Monday. The meetings took place as part of AMP's 2017 Palestine Advocacy Day. Abu Irshaid and AMP representatives met...

Trump and Abbas State Desire for Peace, But Differ on Specifics

JNS.org - US President Donald Trump and Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas met for the first time at the White House on Wednesday, as Trump’s nascent administration is making a fresh bid to broker an Israeli-Palestinian...

For Israelis, Memorial Day is Personal

JNS.org - Israel and the US share many values and traditions, including holding national days of commemoration for fallen soldiers. Yet there are sharp cultural differences marking the Memorial Day observances in each nation. “Yom HaZikaron (Israel’s...

May 4, 2017 2:25 am

As PA’s Abbas Meets Trump, Regional Dynamics Play Out in Israel’s Favor

JNS.org - As President Donald Trump and Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas met on Wednesday, experts said...

May 3, 2017 11:21 am

New Study Advances Digital Future of Jewish Learning

JNS.org - A new report on the implications of advancing educational technology and digital engagement hopes...

May 3, 2017 11:16 am

Report: European States Finance NGOs That Support Terrorism Against Israel

Several European governments fund NGOs that often justify attacks against Israeli civilians and maintain ties...

May 2, 2017 11:13 am

Fallen Israeli-American Soldiers Commemorated in Special Jerusalem Ceremony

JNS.org - For Israel’s Memorial Day (Yom HaZikaron), the Jerusalem-based Lone Soldier Center hosted a unique...

May 1, 2017 8:32 pm

Israel’s Yom HaZikaron: Remembering the Past Year’s Terror Victims

JNS.org - Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and terror victims, is a time...

May 5, 2017 11:57 am

Trump to Abbas: Time to Renounce Terrorism

Palestinians cannot expect to see a lasting peace until their "leaders speak in a unified voice against incitement to ... violence and hate," President Donald...

May 4, 2017 3:09 pm

American Muslims for Palestine Leader Visits Rep. Connolly, State Department Reps

Facebook and Twitter posts have revealed that Osama Abu Irshaid -- the pro-Hamas leader of the rabidly anti-Israel group American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) -- met with Congressman Gerry Connolly (D-Va), and State Department representatives on Monday. The meetings took place as part of...

May 4, 2017 12:05 pm

Trump and Abbas State Desire for Peace, But Differ on Specifics

JNS.org - US President Donald Trump and Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas met for the first time at the White House on Wednesday, as Trump’s...

May 4, 2017 11:50 am

For Israelis, Memorial Day is Personal

JNS.org - Israel and the US share many values and traditions, including holding national days of commemoration for fallen soldiers. Yet there are sharp cultural differences...

May 4, 2017 2:25 am

As PA’s Abbas Meets Trump, Regional Dynamics Play Out in Israel’s Favor

JNS.org - As President Donald Trump and Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas met on Wednesday, experts said the US-Israel relationship and the Middle East’s regional dynamics were...

May 3, 2017 11:21 am

New Study Advances Digital Future of Jewish Learning

JNS.org - A new report on the implications of advancing educational technology and digital engagement hopes to guide the Jewish community through the complex space of hi-tech learning. “Smart Money:...

May 3, 2017 11:16 am

Report: European States Finance NGOs That Support Terrorism Against Israel

Several European governments fund NGOs that often justify attacks against Israeli civilians and maintain ties to terrorists, according to a new report by the research institute NGO Monitor. The...

May 2, 2017 11:13 am

Fallen Israeli-American Soldiers Commemorated in Special Jerusalem Ceremony

JNS.org - For Israel’s Memorial Day (Yom HaZikaron), the Jerusalem-based Lone Soldier Center hosted a unique English-language event focusing on the stories of fallen Israeli-American soldiers...

May 1, 2017 8:32 pm

Israel’s Yom HaZikaron: Remembering the Past Year’s Terror Victims

JNS.org - Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and terror victims, is a time of mourning for the thousands who have given their lives for the...

May 1, 2017 1:56 pm

At Evangelical Press Association, Israel Serves as Unifying Force

JNS.org - At the annual convention for American Christian media early last month, support for for Israel served as a unifying force for a community finding itself on opposing sides...

May 1, 2017 11:38 am

After 69 Years, Some of Israel’s Original Supporters Are Now Key Economic Allies

JNS.org - Throughout the seven decades since Israel declared its independence, the Jewish state has waged an ongoing struggle for legitimacy, navigating the global arena to find...

May 1, 2017 11:21 am

ADL Antisemitism Report Stats Questioned by Jewish Community

JNS.org - The Anti-Defamation League's (ADL) decision to count a teenager’s alleged spate of bomb hoaxes targeting American Jewish institutions as antisemitic incidents has prompted criticism from some...

April 28, 2017 3:35 pm

Israeli-German Spat Highlights Europe’s Funding of BDS and Terror

JNS.org - A diplomatic spat between Israel and Germany has provided a prominent platform for research that documents the European Union’s funding of the BDS movement...

April 27, 2017 9:21 am

Infighting Between Israel’s Netanyahu and Finance Minister Kahlon May Be Precursor to Early Knesset Elections

JNS.org - Infighting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the country's finance minister over tax reforms may be the precursor to early government elections. The prime...

Opinion

Trump’s Middle East Visit, New Alliances, and a Terrified Iran

The reaction seen from Iranian state media outlets to the visit paid by US President Donald Trump last week to...

Using Comedy to Heal the Wounds of Terror

I remember how I felt when I first saw Paradise Now, the 2006 Oscar-nominated film about two Palestinian men solicited to become suicide...

For New York Times, the New Man in Jerusalem Is Just as Biased as the Old One

JNS.org - Anybody who thought that the new Jerusalem bureau chief of the New...

World

ADL Rejects Anti-Israel Activist Linda Sarsour Over BDS, Upholds Her ‘...

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) issued a sharp rejection on Thursday of the pro-BDS positions advocated by Linda Sarsour – the...

Israel

Netanyahu Presented With Plan to Transfer Some Eastern Jerusalem Neighborho...

JNS.org - Knesset member Dr. Anat Berko (Likud) has presented Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with a plan to separate some...

Middle East

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov Defies Trump Over Iran’s Middle East ...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov directly challenged US President Donald Trump's tough stance on Iran this week during a briefing...

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