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UK’s Former Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks Releases Animated Video to Equip Jewish Students With Tools to Counter ‘Vicious’ BDS Activity on Campus

An animated video written and narrated by Britain’s former chief rabbi -- to arm students with the tools to confront hostility on campus --...

February 28, 2017 8:18 am

White House: President Trump ‘Deeply Disappointed and Concerned’ by Ongoing Antisemitism Upsurge Across US

President Donald Trump is “deeply disappointed and concerned” by the ongoing upsurge in antisemitism across the US, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said on Monday. At a White House press briefing, Spicer referred to the...

In ‘Humanitarian Gesture’ Meant to ‘Help the Healing Process,’ California Mosque Hosts Parents of Fallen IDF Soldier Whose Body Is Still Held by Hamas

The recent hosting by a California mosque of the parents of a fallen IDF soldier whose body is still held by Hamas was a “humanitarian gesture” meant to “help the healing process,” a mosque official...

Heads of ‘Gaza Envelope’ Regional Councils Express Hope That Israeli Political, Military Echelons Will Learn From, Implement Findings on Failures of Operation Protective Edge

The heads of local authorities in the "Gaza envelope" in southern Israel expressed hope on Monday -- in the wake of a report that Hamas has 15 terror tunnels leading into the Jewish state, and ahead...

February 27, 2017 2:36 pm

New Hezbollah Sign Placed on Israel-Lebanon Border Threatens ‘Account Not Settled,’ Displays Potential Infiltration Routes Into Jewish State

Hezbollah recently placed a large sign on the Israel-Lebanon border bearing a threatening message to the...

February 27, 2017 2:24 pm

Swastika Made of Human Feces Found in Dorm Bathroom Rattles Students at Rhode Island School of Design

A swastika made of human feces, discovered in a dorm bathroom last week at the Rhode Island...

February 27, 2017 12:58 pm

Egyptian Army Destroys Gaza Border Tunnels; Coptic Christians Forced to Flee From ISIS

JNS.org - The Egyptian military said it has discovered and destroyed weapons-smuggling tunnels at the Sinai-Gaza...

February 27, 2017 12:32 pm

‘Punch a Zionist’ Tweeter Enabled by McGill Student Government to Remain in Key Post Due to Anti-Israel Sentiment on Campus, Jewish Activists Say

Jewish leaders at McGill University in Montreal attributed the ability of the student government representative...

February 27, 2017 10:46 am

‘Moonlight’ Takes Best Picture at Oscars After ‘La La Land’ Mistakenly Named Winner

"La La Land" didn't sweep Sunday's 89th Academy Awards as expected, but it did take...

February 28, 2017 8:18 am

UK’s Former Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks Releases Animated Video to Equip Jewish Students With Tools to Counter ‘Vicious’ BDS Activity on Campus

An animated video written and narrated by Britain’s former chief rabbi -- to arm students with the tools to confront hostility on campus -- was...

February 27, 2017 6:04 pm

White House: President Trump ‘Deeply Disappointed and Concerned’ by Ongoing Antisemitism Upsurge Across US

President Donald Trump is “deeply disappointed and concerned” by the ongoing upsurge in antisemitism across the US, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said on...

February 27, 2017 5:28 pm

In ‘Humanitarian Gesture’ Meant to ‘Help the Healing Process,’ California Mosque Hosts Parents of Fallen IDF Soldier Whose Body Is Still Held by Hamas

The recent hosting by a California mosque of the parents of a fallen IDF soldier whose body is still held by Hamas was a “humanitarian...

February 27, 2017 3:48 pm

Heads of ‘Gaza Envelope’ Regional Councils Express Hope That Israeli Political, Military Echelons Will Learn From, Implement Findings on Failures of Operation Protective Edge

The heads of local authorities in the "Gaza envelope" in southern Israel expressed hope on Monday -- in the wake of a report that Hamas has...

February 27, 2017 2:36 pm

New Hezbollah Sign Placed on Israel-Lebanon Border Threatens ‘Account Not Settled,’ Displays Potential Infiltration Routes Into Jewish State

Hezbollah recently placed a large sign on the Israel-Lebanon border bearing a threatening message to the Jewish state: “The account is not settled.” On the sign, according...

February 27, 2017 2:24 pm

Swastika Made of Human Feces Found in Dorm Bathroom Rattles Students at Rhode Island School of Design

A swastika made of human feces, discovered in a dorm bathroom last week at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), has students rattled, local news station NBC...

February 27, 2017 12:58 pm

Egyptian Army Destroys Gaza Border Tunnels; Coptic Christians Forced to Flee From ISIS

JNS.org - The Egyptian military said it has discovered and destroyed weapons-smuggling tunnels at the Sinai-Gaza border. A military spokesperson told Egyptian media that one of the...

February 27, 2017 12:32 pm

‘Punch a Zionist’ Tweeter Enabled by McGill Student Government to Remain in Key Post Due to Anti-Israel Sentiment on Campus, Jewish Activists Say

Jewish leaders at McGill University in Montreal attributed the ability of the student government representative who tweeted "punch a Zionist" to remain in one of...

February 27, 2017 10:46 am

‘Moonlight’ Takes Best Picture at Oscars After ‘La La Land’ Mistakenly Named Winner

"La La Land" didn't sweep Sunday's 89th Academy Awards as expected, but it did take home the major awards -- at least for a minute. Faye...

February 27, 2017 10:44 am

US Firepower Keeps Iraqi Offensive Against ISIS Moving Forward

One week after Iraqi forces began their push into western Mosul, American firepower is playing an essential role in softening the opposition from the Islamic...

February 27, 2017 10:41 am

Israeli Air Force Strikes Hamas Targets, After Rocket From Gaza Lands in South of Country

JNS.org - Israeli aircraft attacked targets in the Gaza Strip Monday afternoon in retaliation for a rocket attack earlier in the day. Palestinian media reported that...

February 27, 2017 10:35 am

Dozens of Headstones Vandalized at Jewish Cemetery in Philadelphia

JNS.org - At least 75 headstones were found overturned Sunday in a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia in the latest attack targeting the American Jewish community. According...

February 26, 2017 5:03 pm

Alan Dershowitz Following Defeat of DNC Chair Hopeful Keith Ellison: I Will Remain in Democratic Party, But Will Fight for It to Move Away From Anti-Israel, Far-Left Trends

World-renowned law professor Alan Dershowitz told The Algemeiner on Sunday that he will not be leaving the Democratic Party, as he announced he would do in...

February 26, 2017 4:12 pm

Former Iranian President Ahmadinejad, Infamous for Threat to Wipe Israel Off the Map, Pens Letter to Trump

Former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad appealed to US President Donald Trump to take the opportunity of his recent election to shed his predecessors’ behavior and policies,...

Features

Female Israeli Lone Soldiers May Finally Get Their Home Away From Home

JNS.org - Part of the widely admired strength of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)...

Israel’s Leading Counter-Terrorism Expert on His ‘Art’

JNS.org -- In 1996, when Boaz Ganor founded Israel’s International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT),...

A Muslim Woman’s Fight Against Radical Islam

If there is a single question that defines the geo-politics of our age, it might be the question that Farhana Qazi has been...

World

UK’s Former Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks Releases Animated Video to Equip J...

An animated video written and narrated by Britain’s former chief rabbi -- to arm students with the tools to confront...

Israel

Heads of ‘Gaza Envelope’ Regional Councils Express Hope That Is...

The heads of local authorities in the "Gaza envelope" in southern Israel expressed hope on Monday -- in the wake...

Middle East

Egyptian Army Destroys Gaza Border Tunnels; Coptic Christians Forced to Fle...

JNS.org - The Egyptian military said it has discovered and destroyed weapons-smuggling tunnels at the Sinai-Gaza border. A military spokesperson told Egyptian...

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