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Swedish Court Sentences Three to Prison Over Synagogue Arson Attack

A court on Monday sentenced three men who had sought asylum in Sweden to prison for an attempted arson attack on a synagogue in Gothenburg in...

June 25, 2018 8:24 am

‘Wave’ of Anti-Israel Municipal Resolutions Pass in Spain With Help of Far-Left Parties

A “wave” of municipal resolutions hostile to Israel have passed in Spain in recent weeks, following riots in the Gaza Strip and changes in the Spanish political landscape. The latest declaration, approved by the City Council...

Netanyahu Criticizes Itinerary for Prince William’s Visit: ‘Jerusalem Is Israel’s Eternal Capital’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday leveled pointed criticism of British Prince William’s planned visit to the Jewish state. The official itinerary for the trip refers to Jerusalem as “part of the occupied Palestinian territories,”...

Israel Fires Patriot Missile at Drone on Syrian Border, Which Turns Around Unhit

Israel fired a Patriot missile on Sunday at a drone on its northern border with Syria after the unmanned device appeared to be poised to enter its territory, the country's military said. According to Hebrew website Walla,...

June 24, 2018 11:16 am

Erdogan Faces Major Test as Turks Vote for President, Parliament

Turks voted on Sunday in presidential and parliamentary elections that pose the biggest ballot box...

June 24, 2018 11:11 am

Trump Adviser Kushner Criticizes Abbas, Says US Peace Plan Near

Jared Kushner, US President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said Washington would announce its Middle East peace...

June 24, 2018 11:07 am

Abramovich Sends Kids With Special Needs to World Cup

JNS.org - Thanks to new Israeli citizen and Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich, 35 Israeli...

June 24, 2018 11:07 am

Assad Pledges to Regain Control of Northern Syria by Force if Needed

The Syrian army will regain control of the country's north by force if rebels there...

June 24, 2018 11:02 am

South African Jewish Leaders Condemn ‘Alarming’ Antisemitic Attacks in Recent Days

JNS.org - South African Jewish leaders condemned “alarming” amount of antisemitic attacks this week. According to the...

June 25, 2018 8:24 am

Swedish Court Sentences Three to Prison Over Synagogue Arson Attack

A court on Monday sentenced three men who had sought asylum in Sweden to prison for an attempted arson attack on a synagogue in Gothenburg in December...

June 24, 2018 12:20 pm

‘Wave’ of Anti-Israel Municipal Resolutions Pass in Spain With Help of Far-Left Parties

A “wave” of municipal resolutions hostile to Israel have passed in Spain in recent weeks, following riots in the Gaza Strip and changes in the...

June 24, 2018 11:43 am

Netanyahu Criticizes Itinerary for Prince William’s Visit: ‘Jerusalem Is Israel’s Eternal Capital’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday leveled pointed criticism of British Prince William’s planned visit to the Jewish state. The official itinerary for the trip...

June 24, 2018 11:20 am

Israel Fires Patriot Missile at Drone on Syrian Border, Which Turns Around Unhit

Israel fired a Patriot missile on Sunday at a drone on its northern border with Syria after the unmanned device appeared to be poised to...

June 24, 2018 11:16 am

Erdogan Faces Major Test as Turks Vote for President, Parliament

Turks voted on Sunday in presidential and parliamentary elections that pose the biggest ballot box challenge to Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamist-rooted AK Party since...

June 24, 2018 11:11 am

Trump Adviser Kushner Criticizes Abbas, Says US Peace Plan Near

Jared Kushner, US President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said Washington would announce its Middle East peace plan soon, and press on with or without Palestinian president...

June 24, 2018 11:07 am

Abramovich Sends Kids With Special Needs to World Cup

JNS.org - Thanks to new Israeli citizen and Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich, 35 Israeli children with special needs or illnesses were flown to Moscow...

June 24, 2018 11:07 am

Assad Pledges to Regain Control of Northern Syria by Force if Needed

The Syrian army will regain control of the country's north by force if rebels there refuse to surrender, President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview...

June 24, 2018 11:02 am

South African Jewish Leaders Condemn ‘Alarming’ Antisemitic Attacks in Recent Days

JNS.org - South African Jewish leaders condemned “alarming” amount of antisemitic attacks this week. According to the South African Jewish Board of Deputies, there has been a...

June 24, 2018 11:02 am

PM Abadi, Sadr Alliance Brings Iraq Government Closer

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and cleric Moqtada al-Sadr said on Saturday their political blocs would enter into an alliance, bringing Iraq one step closer to...

June 24, 2018 10:53 am

Kushner, Greenblatt Meet With Netanyahu on Final Stop of Their Mideast Tour

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Jared Kushner, US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, and his special envoy Jason Greenblatt on...

June 24, 2018 10:52 am

Egypt to Extend State of Emergency for Three Months

Egypt's parliament approved on Sunday the extension of a nationwide state of emergency for three months from July 14. Egypt imposed the emergency in 2017 after...

June 24, 2018 10:47 am

Palestinian Hit-and-Run Driver Turns Himself in After Injuring IDF Soldiers

JNS.org - A Palestinian man turned himself into Israeli security officials on Sunday after hitting four IDF soldiers with his car near Beitar Illit, southwest of...

June 24, 2018 10:44 am

Saudi Women Take Victory Laps as Driving Ban Ends

Women in Saudi Arabia took to the roads early on Sunday, ushering in the end of the world's last ban on female drivers, long seen...

Culture

Israeli Tourist Competes for Luxurious Hotel Stay on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

An Israeli backpacker visiting California competed on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Thursday for a chance...

Features

Readers Should Take a Walk on the Wildes Side

When your father is one of the best immigration attorneys on the planet -- and saves John Lennon from getting...

Amid F-35 Expectations, the F-16 Remains the Backbone of Israel’s Air Power

JNS.org - Despite the excitement and expectations generated by the arrival of the...

Making Beautiful Food and Music: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Trip to Israel

JNS.org - A delegation of 60 donors from the Philadelphia Jewish Federation traveled to...

World

Swedish Court Sentences Three to Prison Over Synagogue Arson Attack

A court on Monday sentenced three men who had sought asylum in Sweden to prison for an attempted arson attack on a synagogue in Gothenburg in December 2017. The men, along with a...

Israel

Netanyahu Criticizes Itinerary for Prince William’s Visit: ‘Jerusalem I...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday leveled pointed criticism of British Prince William’s planned visit to the Jewish state. The...

Middle East

Erdogan Faces Major Test as Turks Vote for President, Parliament

Turks voted on Sunday in presidential and parliamentary elections that pose the biggest ballot box challenge to Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamist-rooted AK Party since they swept to power more...

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