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Iranian Regime Leaders Vexed by European Union Stance on US Sanctions

Iranian leaders communicated mixed messages over the weekend concerning their efforts to persuade the European Union to oppose tough US sanctions on the Tehran...

August 19, 2018 12:33 pm

Massachusetts Bishop Accused of Anti-Israel ‘Blood Libel’ Offers Full Apology

A US Episcopal Church Bishop has apologized for an incendiary false claim about Israel made at a meeting of senior church leaders in July. Bishop Gayle Harris said in a statement that she had presented evidence of an...

Iran Says US ‘Action Group’ Will Fail to Overthrow Iranian State

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said on Sunday that a new Iran Action Group in the US State Department aimed to overthrow the Islamic Republic, but would fail. He was speaking on the 65th anniversary...

Iran to Unveil New Fighter Jet, Develop Missiles: Minister

Iran will unveil a new fighter jet next week and continue developing missile capabilities as a top priority, the defense minister said on Saturday, defying new US sanctions aimed at curbing Tehran's missile program and...

August 19, 2018 12:12 pm

Rouhani to Appear Before Iranian Parliament Soon, Says Lawmaker

An Iranian lawmaker said on Saturday that President Hassan Rouhani would appear before parliament on...

August 19, 2018 12:07 pm

US Forces to Stay in Iraq as Long as Needed: Spokesman

US forces will stay in Iraq "as long as needed" to help stabilize regions previously...

August 19, 2018 11:58 am

White House Counsel Interviewed for 30 Hours in Russia Probe: New York Times

The White House's top lawyer has cooperated extensively with the special counsel investigating Russian interference...

August 19, 2018 11:50 am

Former UN Chief and Nobel Peace Laureate Kofi Annan Dies Aged 80

Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the...

August 19, 2018 9:59 am

Police Injured as Far-Right, Anti-Nazi Activists Clash in Berlin

At least one police officer was injured in Berlin on Saturday when around 500 activists...

August 19, 2018 12:33 pm

Iranian Regime Leaders Vexed by European Union Stance on US Sanctions

Iranian leaders communicated mixed messages over the weekend concerning their efforts to persuade the European Union to oppose tough US sanctions on the Tehran regime. In...

August 19, 2018 12:28 pm

Massachusetts Bishop Accused of Anti-Israel ‘Blood Libel’ Offers Full Apology

A US Episcopal Church Bishop has apologized for an incendiary false claim about Israel made at a meeting of senior church leaders in July. Bishop Gayle Harris said...

August 19, 2018 12:23 pm

Iran Says US ‘Action Group’ Will Fail to Overthrow Iranian State

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said on Sunday that a new Iran Action Group in the US State Department aimed to overthrow the Islamic...

August 19, 2018 12:20 pm

Iran to Unveil New Fighter Jet, Develop Missiles: Minister

Iran will unveil a new fighter jet next week and continue developing missile capabilities as a top priority, the defense minister said on Saturday, defying...

August 19, 2018 12:12 pm

Rouhani to Appear Before Iranian Parliament Soon, Says Lawmaker

An Iranian lawmaker said on Saturday that President Hassan Rouhani would appear before parliament on Aug. 28 to answer questions on his government's handling of...

August 19, 2018 12:07 pm

US Forces to Stay in Iraq as Long as Needed: Spokesman

US forces will stay in Iraq "as long as needed" to help stabilize regions previously controlled by Islamic State, a spokesman for the US-led international...

August 19, 2018 11:58 am

White House Counsel Interviewed for 30 Hours in Russia Probe: New York Times

The White House's top lawyer has cooperated extensively with the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 US election, sharing detailed accounts about the...

August 19, 2018 11:50 am

Former UN Chief and Nobel Peace Laureate Kofi Annan Dies Aged 80

Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the age of 80, his foundation said, after decades of championing...

August 19, 2018 9:59 am

Police Injured as Far-Right, Anti-Nazi Activists Clash in Berlin

At least one police officer was injured in Berlin on Saturday when around 500 activists shouting "Nazis out" clashed with an equal number of far-right...

August 19, 2018 9:04 am

Iraqi Supreme Court Ratifies May Election Results

Iraq's Supreme Court has ratified the results of the May 12 parliamentary election, its spokesman said on Sunday, setting in motion a 90-day constitutional deadline...

August 19, 2018 8:10 am

Tami, the World’s Oldest Hippopotamus in Captivity, Passes Away at Jerusalem Zoo

JNS.org - The oldest hippopotamus living in captivity died in her sleep at Jerusalem’s Biblical Zoo on Thursday. Tami, 59, was found deceased in the lake...

August 19, 2018 7:59 am

US and Russia Reportedly Agree to Oust Iran from Syria

JNS.org - The United States and Russia have reportedly agreed in principle that Iranian forces should withdraw from Syria, which Israel and America have long advocated,...

August 18, 2018 2:21 pm

Israeli Police: Shooting of Jerusalem Stabber Justified, Prevented Further Casualties; Family: ‘Too Quick on the Trigger’

The Israeli Police ardently defended their officers over the weekend for shooting an Israeli-Arab man who attempted to attack them in Jerusalem's Old City. Ahmad Muhammad...

August 18, 2018 10:00 am

US Redirects Syria Funds, Emphasizes It Is Not Withdrawing

The US State Department said on Friday it will redirect $230 million in frozen funding away from Syria and emphasized that the move did not...

Features

Iranians Furious at Regime as Economy Teeters on the Brink

JNS.org - Thousands of Iranian citizens have been protesting across the country, including in major cities such as Tehran, Karaj,...

Israeli Hospitals Drill the Transition from ‘Routine to War’

JNS.org - Under the expert guidance of IDF Home Front Command, Israeli hospitals across the country are shoring up their...

World

Massachusetts Bishop Accused of Anti-Israel ‘Blood Libel’ Offer...

A US Episcopal Church Bishop has apologized for an incendiary false claim about Israel made at a meeting of senior church leaders...

Israel

Tami, the World’s Oldest Hippopotamus in Captivity, Passes Away at Jerusa...

JNS.org - The oldest hippopotamus living in captivity died in her sleep at Jerusalem’s Biblical Zoo on Thursday. Tami, 59, was...

Middle East

Iranian Regime Leaders Vexed by European Union Stance on US Sanctions

Iranian leaders communicated mixed messages over the weekend concerning their efforts to persuade the European Union to oppose tough US sanctions on the Tehran regime. In an interview with Iran's YJC...

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