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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...

August 22, 2017 10:53 am

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...

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 committee approved a new measure allowing for international exports of...

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 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...

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...

August 4, 2017 4:50 pm

In Australia, Labor Party’s Support for Palestinian State Highlights Challenges Facing Israel

JNS.org - According to some experts, the push for recognizing a Palestinian state within Australia's Labor Party mirrors efforts by left-wing activists in other English-speaking countries to take...

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But in her new book, Julius Rosenwald: Repairing...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Opinion

New York Times Whitewashes Iraq’s History of Killing Jews

A New York Times article about Israel’s support for Kurdish independence gives readers a false impression about how Jews were...

Rosh Hashanah, FDR and Nazi Germany

On Rosh Hashanah, one of the most prominent rabbis in the United States devoted his sermon to condemning the president...

UK Newspaper Runs Op-Ed Promoting Palestinian Propaganda

Former PLO adviser Diana Buttu has a history of not telling the truth about Israel. During interviews in the early-to-mid 2000s, Buttu claimed...

World

Brutal Murder of French Jewish Pensioner Sarah Halimi Motivated by ‘A...

French Jews have cautiously welcomed the decision of the Paris public prosecutors' office to recognize the murder of Sarah Halimi...

Israel

Netanyahu Delays Settlement Planning Committee Meeting Ahead of Greenblatt ...

JNS.org - Ahead of the arrival of Jason Greenblatt, the Trump administration’s international negotiations representative, in the Middle East this week,...

Middle East

Saudi Newspaper: ‘No Lasting Peace Can Exclude Hamas and its Supporte...

Despite an all-time low in relations between the Riyadh government and the Palestinian terrorist organization Hamas, a leading Saudi newspaper has...

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