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Jewish Groups Happy With New Omnibus Spending Bill

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are pleased with the provisions in the newly enacted federal spending bill concerning Israel, national defense, and domestic-safety issues. President Donald...

April 4, 2018 1:50 pm

Will Eilat’s Ramon Airport Revolutionize Tourism to the Red Sea Resort?

With the Ramon Airport set to begin service on October 28, officials hope that the state-of-the-art facility will boost tourism to the once-sleepy Red Sea resort city of Eilat. But will a gleaming airport bring the crowds? Perched...

Will Supermodel Karlie Kloss Convert to Judaism? The New York Times Is On It

Will supermodel Karlie Kloss convert to Judaism? This, of all things, was the subject of an article by New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd. Dowd reported that Kloss is dating Josh Kushner, a venture capitalist who...

New Book Exposes Depth of Anti-Israel Hate on American Campuses

About six months after Andrew Pessin posted -- on his Facebook profile -- a defense of Israel during its 2014 war against Hamas, the once popular Connecticut College philosophy professor was subjected to an academic smear...

March 30, 2018 9:56 am

PA Releases New Budget — Continues to Defy US, Europe by Rewarding Terror

Below is an analysis of the Palestinian Authority (PA)'s latest budget: The PA has two budget...

March 29, 2018 10:36 am

Egypt’s Sisi Outlaws Opposition Ahead of ‘Elections,’ Is Poised for Second Term

JNS.org - Once the most dominant country in the Arab world, recent economic and security challenges...

March 28, 2018 2:27 pm

Israeli Security Cabinet Member Warns of Further Iranian Aggression in the Mideast

JNS.org - For years, Israel has been grappling with a new reality in the Middle East in...

March 28, 2018 11:21 am

Breaking Down Decades of Barriers: The IDF Helps Wounded Syrians

JNS.org - Israel has a long history of providing humanitarian aid to civilians in countries all...

March 27, 2018 1:38 pm

Israeli Military Set for Mammoth Task of Prepping for Passover

JNS.org - Despite its many round-the-clock security missions, the Israel Defense Forces believes that bringing the...

April 4, 2018 1:50 pm

Jewish Groups Happy With New Omnibus Spending Bill

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are pleased with the provisions in the newly enacted federal spending bill concerning Israel, national defense, and domestic-safety issues. President Donald Trump...

April 4, 2018 12:54 pm

Will Eilat’s Ramon Airport Revolutionize Tourism to the Red Sea Resort?

With the Ramon Airport set to begin service on October 28, officials hope that the state-of-the-art facility will boost tourism to the once-sleepy Red Sea resort city...

April 3, 2018 12:37 pm

Will Supermodel Karlie Kloss Convert to Judaism? The New York Times Is On It

Will supermodel Karlie Kloss convert to Judaism? This, of all things, was the subject of an article by New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd. Dowd reported...

March 30, 2018 12:29 pm

New Book Exposes Depth of Anti-Israel Hate on American Campuses

About six months after Andrew Pessin posted -- on his Facebook profile -- a defense of Israel during its 2014 war against Hamas, the once...

March 30, 2018 9:56 am

PA Releases New Budget — Continues to Defy US, Europe by Rewarding Terror

Below is an analysis of the Palestinian Authority (PA)'s latest budget: The PA has two budget categories rewarding terror -- together they equal 44 percent of anticipated foreign...

March 29, 2018 10:36 am

Egypt’s Sisi Outlaws Opposition Ahead of ‘Elections,’ Is Poised for Second Term

JNS.org - Once the most dominant country in the Arab world, recent economic and security challenges have led Egypt to be eclipsed in power by the...

March 28, 2018 2:27 pm

Israeli Security Cabinet Member Warns of Further Iranian Aggression in the Mideast

JNS.org - For years, Israel has been grappling with a new reality in the Middle East in which Iran has increasingly emerged as an ambitious and aggressive...

March 28, 2018 11:21 am

Breaking Down Decades of Barriers: The IDF Helps Wounded Syrians

JNS.org - Israel has a long history of providing humanitarian aid to civilians in countries all around the world -- including Haiti, Africa, Japan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Iraq,...

March 27, 2018 1:38 pm

Israeli Military Set for Mammoth Task of Prepping for Passover

JNS.org - Despite its many round-the-clock security missions, the Israel Defense Forces believes that bringing the holiday spirit to its personnel is an imperative. As Passover approaches,...

March 26, 2018 9:28 am

Israel’s Security Forces Brace for a Spike in Palestinian Violence

JNS.org - The past few weeks have seen a spike in deadly, unorganized Palestinian terrorist attacks and Israeli security forces are now preparing for a further...

March 23, 2018 4:21 pm

What Israel’s Gun Policies Can Teach Americans

JNS.org - As American society has become more polarized in recent years, the debate over gun control has reflected this reality, with leaders and lawmakers on...

March 23, 2018 1:39 pm

Upcoming Address by Jimmy Carter at Liberty U. Raises Concern Among Christian Israel Supporters

JNS.org – Just days after US President Donald Trump is scheduled to inaugurate America’s embassy to Israel in Jerusalem on May 14, a former president with...

March 22, 2018 1:08 pm

Infighting, Diplomatic Struggles Leave Palestinians in Crisis

JNS.org - Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas is not having much success lately. Tensions within his own Fatah movement and with Hamas in Gaza continue to escalate, and...

March 21, 2018 11:51 am

Alan Dershowitz on Israel at 70: ‘A Light Unto the World’

JNS.org - Ahead of Israel’s 70th birthday in May, longtime Harvard University Law professor, attorney and author Alan Dershowitz announced that he is donating an ambucycle...

Culture

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about...

Opinion

Vladimir Putin’s Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of Confrontation and Isolation

JNS.org - Vladimir Putin was the only candidate who did not campaign in...

The Legacy of the Rebbe: We Must Never Give Up on Any Jew

JNS.org - The Chabad-Lubavitch movement has been in the news recently due to a video clip of people laying tefillin at an...

Remembering Carmel College

I have a childhood memory of a meeting in our London home at this time of the year, 70 years...

World

South Korea, US to Announce Suspension of Major Military Drills This Week

South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of "large-scale" military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart if North Korea failed to...

Israel

Israel Launches More Air Strikes Against Incendiary-Balloon Launchers in Ga...

The Israeli military on Sunday continued its effort to thwart ongoing cross-border kite bomb and incendiary balloon attacks being conducted...

Middle East

Turkey Says Its Airstrikes Kill 26 Kurdish Militants in Northern Iraq

The Turkish military said on Friday airstrikes its forces carried out killed 26 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants in northern Iraq's Qandil mountain region on June 12, the state-run news...

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