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New Jersey Imam Who Called for Killing of Jews Will Be Sent for ‘Retraining,’ President of Jersey City Islamic Center Says

A New Jersey imam who delivered two violently antisemitic sermons over the last month is to be sent for "retraining," the president of the...

December 14, 2017 7:32 pm

Eleven Swastikas Discovered at Macalester College in One Semester

Two swastikas were recently discovered at Macalester College in Minnesota -- the tenth and eleventh such markings reported on campus since the start of the semester. The swastikas were found drawn on a desk in the college...

Antisemitism Forcing ‘Internal Exodus’ of French Jews, as Concern Over Islamist Agitation Rises Across Europe

French-Jewish families are moving in growing numbers out of suburban neighborhoods of Paris because of antisemitism encountered on a daily basis, a local French newspaper reported on Thursday, amid broader concern across the continent that anti-Jewish hostility...

Palestinian Envoy Draws Heat for Boasting He Assaulted Israeli Student in Row Over Falafel

JNS.org - A Palestinian ambassador’s boast that he assaulted an Israeli student in an argument over the origins of falafel is drawing strong criticism from British Jewish leaders and veteran Israeli diplomats. Manuel E. Hassassian, the Palestinian Authority’s...

December 14, 2017 1:23 pm

Interfaith Delegation From Bahrain Visits Israel, Draws Criticism in Arab World

JNS.org - An interfaith delegation from Bahrain is visiting Israel during Hanukkah in an unprecedented trip. On...

December 14, 2017 12:31 pm

In First, US Presents Evidence of Iranian Weapons Supplied to Tehran Regime’s Ally in Yemen Civil War

The United States on Thursday presented for the first time pieces of what it said...

December 14, 2017 11:43 am

Family of Mumbai Terror Victims Granted State-Owned Home in Israel

JNS.org - Rabbi Nachman and Freida Holtzberg, who lost their son and daughter-in-law in the 2008...

December 14, 2017 11:33 am

Jewish Leaders: Abbas’ Istanbul Speech a Rejection of Peace, Insult to Judaism

JNS.org - Leaders of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations on Wednesday...

December 14, 2017 11:28 am

Iran Pledges Support for Palestinian Terror Groups Fighting US Jerusalem Move

JNS.org - Iran has officially offered Palestinian terrorist groups its support in mounting “resistance aimed at...

December 14, 2017 7:32 pm

New Jersey Imam Who Called for Killing of Jews Will Be Sent for ‘Retraining,’ President of Jersey City Islamic Center Says

A New Jersey imam who delivered two violently antisemitic sermons over the last month is to be sent for "retraining," the president of the Islamic...

December 14, 2017 4:51 pm

Eleven Swastikas Discovered at Macalester College in One Semester

Two swastikas were recently discovered at Macalester College in Minnesota -- the tenth and eleventh such markings reported on campus since the start of the semester. The...

December 14, 2017 4:14 pm

Antisemitism Forcing ‘Internal Exodus’ of French Jews, as Concern Over Islamist Agitation Rises Across Europe

French-Jewish families are moving in growing numbers out of suburban neighborhoods of Paris because of antisemitism encountered on a daily basis, a local French newspaper reported...

December 14, 2017 2:12 pm

Palestinian Envoy Draws Heat for Boasting He Assaulted Israeli Student in Row Over Falafel

JNS.org - A Palestinian ambassador’s boast that he assaulted an Israeli student in an argument over the origins of falafel is drawing strong criticism from British Jewish...

December 14, 2017 1:23 pm

Interfaith Delegation From Bahrain Visits Israel, Draws Criticism in Arab World

JNS.org - An interfaith delegation from Bahrain is visiting Israel during Hanukkah in an unprecedented trip. On Tuesday night, the group attended a menorah lighting ceremony in...

December 14, 2017 12:31 pm

In First, US Presents Evidence of Iranian Weapons Supplied to Tehran Regime’s Ally in Yemen Civil War

The United States on Thursday presented for the first time pieces of what it said were Iranian weapons supplied to the Iran-aligned Houthi militia in...

December 14, 2017 11:43 am

Family of Mumbai Terror Victims Granted State-Owned Home in Israel

JNS.org - Rabbi Nachman and Freida Holtzberg, who lost their son and daughter-in-law in the 2008 terror attack on the Indian city of Mumbai’s Chabad House,...

December 14, 2017 11:33 am

Jewish Leaders: Abbas’ Istanbul Speech a Rejection of Peace, Insult to Judaism

JNS.org - Leaders of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations on Wednesday criticized Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas’s speech at the...

December 14, 2017 11:28 am

Iran Pledges Support for Palestinian Terror Groups Fighting US Jerusalem Move

JNS.org - Iran has officially offered Palestinian terrorist groups its support in mounting “resistance aimed at blocking the implications” of US President Donald Trump’s recognition of...

December 14, 2017 11:22 am

White House Says Abbas’ Rhetoric Has ‘Prevented Peace for Decades’

JNS.org - The White House criticized Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday for his comments against US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, saying...

December 14, 2017 11:14 am

Jerusalem Cable Car System Will Link Landmarks, Aim to Further Boost Israeli Tourism

JNS.org - A planned cable car system linking key landmarks in Jerusalem “will be yet another boost to tourism” in the capital city, Israeli Tourism Minister...

December 14, 2017 11:07 am

Israeli Defense Minister Urges Cooperation With Saudis Against Iran

JNS.org - Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman has called on moderate Sunni states, especially Saudi Arabia, to bolster their security ties with Israel in an effort to...

December 14, 2017 10:39 am

IDF Is Israel’s Most Trusted Public Institution, Survey Shows

JNS.org - The IDF is the most trusted public institution in Israel, according to the newly released 2017 Israel Democracy Index survey. Eighty-one percent of respondents said...

December 14, 2017 10:23 am

US Vice President Pence Postpones Visit to Israel, Due to Expected Tax Reform Votes

JNS.org - Vice President Mike Pence has delayed his upcoming visit to Israel due to issues with US tax reform legislation, which is intended to pass...

Features

Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...

Iran Looks to Seize Opportunity as Rivals Fall

As it approaches victory in Syria with the help of Russia, Iran and its terrorist axis members are turning their...

Trial Starts in the US Case of Nazi-Jihadist

Former DC Metro Transit Police officer Nicholas Young had unusual political views, a federal prosecutor told jurors in Young's terrorist trial --...

World

New Jersey Imam Who Called for Killing of Jews Will Be Sent for ‘Retr...

A New Jersey imam who delivered two violently antisemitic sermons over the last month is to be sent for "retraining,"...

Israel

Family of Mumbai Terror Victims Granted State-Owned Home in Israel

JNS.org - Rabbi Nachman and Freida Holtzberg, who lost their son and daughter-in-law in the 2008 terror attack on the Indian city of Mumbai’s Chabad House, have been granted a government-owned...

Middle East

Interfaith Delegation From Bahrain Visits Israel, Draws Criticism in Arab W...

JNS.org - An interfaith delegation from Bahrain is visiting Israel during Hanukkah in an unprecedented trip. On Tuesday night, the group attended...

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