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Visiting Swedish Politician Tells Skeptical Knesset That Foreign Minister Wallstrom Opposes BDS

JNS.org - Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, known for harshly criticizing Israel, opposes the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, Sweden's Leader of the Opposition Anna Kinberg...

September 6, 2016 4:31 pm

Israeli Passengers at Belgrade Airport Disturbed by Announcement: ‘Flight to Palestine Departing From Gate C3’

Israeli passengers waiting for a recent Tel Aviv-bound flight at an airport near the Serbian capital of Belgrade were disturbed when a loud-speaker announcement referred to their destination as “Palestine,” the Hebrew news site Ynet reported on Tuesday. The...

ISIS Supporters, Terror Experts Warn: Sleeper Cells in Europe Ready to Attack Civilians

ISIS supporters have gloated about sleeper cells nestled in Europe which are poised to carry out horror attacks on innocent civilians. And most frighteningly of all -- terror experts have backed up the chilling claims. Read full...

Rise of New Far-Right Populist Party in Germany is ‘Nightmare Come True,’ Jewish Community Leader Says

The dramatic success of a new far-right populist party in local elections in a northeastern German state on Sunday is “a nightmare come true,” a German Jewish leader said on Monday, Germany’s The Local English...

September 4, 2016 6:55 am

Notorious ‘Nazi Grandma’ Sentenced to Prison for Claiming Jews Weren’t Exterminated at Auschwitz

A notorious Holocaust denier in Germany was sentenced to eight months in jail on Friday, after claiming Jews...

September 2, 2016 6:06 pm

Jewish Labour MP Ruth Smeeth Gets Police Protection After Receiving Antisemitic Threat

A Jewish member of the British Parliament is receiving police protection following an antisemitic death...

September 2, 2016 4:10 am

Teacher at Paris High School Suspended for Antisemitic Facebook Posts

A school teacher in France has been suspended for making comments hostile to Jews on social media, the...

August 31, 2016 9:47 am

Czech School Atlases to Cease Naming Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

JNS.org - The Czech Education Ministry has ordered the company printing the atlases used in the...

August 30, 2016 2:11 pm

Giant Swastika Crop Circle Mysteriously Appears on British Farm (VIDEO)

A massive crop circle in the shape of a swastika mysteriously appeared on a British farm...

September 6, 2016 4:31 pm

Visiting Swedish Politician Tells Skeptical Knesset That Foreign Minister Wallstrom Opposes BDS

JNS.org - Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, known for harshly criticizing Israel, opposes the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, Sweden's Leader of the Opposition Anna Kinberg Batra...

September 6, 2016 11:03 am

Israeli Passengers at Belgrade Airport Disturbed by Announcement: ‘Flight to Palestine Departing From Gate C3’

Israeli passengers waiting for a recent Tel Aviv-bound flight at an airport near the Serbian capital of Belgrade were disturbed when a loud-speaker announcement referred to...

September 6, 2016 9:15 am

ISIS Supporters, Terror Experts Warn: Sleeper Cells in Europe Ready to Attack Civilians

ISIS supporters have gloated about sleeper cells nestled in Europe which are poised to carry out horror attacks on innocent civilians. And most frighteningly of all...

September 5, 2016 8:57 pm

Rise of New Far-Right Populist Party in Germany is ‘Nightmare Come True,’ Jewish Community Leader Says

The dramatic success of a new far-right populist party in local elections in a northeastern German state on Sunday is “a nightmare come true,” a...

September 4, 2016 6:55 am

Notorious ‘Nazi Grandma’ Sentenced to Prison for Claiming Jews Weren’t Exterminated at Auschwitz

A notorious Holocaust denier in Germany was sentenced to eight months in jail on Friday, after claiming Jews were never exterminated in the Auschwitz concentration camp, the local media...

September 2, 2016 6:06 pm

Jewish Labour MP Ruth Smeeth Gets Police Protection After Receiving Antisemitic Threat

A Jewish member of the British Parliament is receiving police protection following an antisemitic death threat made against her on a social media platform, the...

September 2, 2016 4:10 am

Teacher at Paris High School Suspended for Antisemitic Facebook Posts

A school teacher in France has been suspended for making comments hostile to Jews on social media, the Coordination Forum for Countering Antisemitism (CFCA) reported this week. According to...

August 31, 2016 9:47 am

Czech School Atlases to Cease Naming Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

JNS.org - The Czech Education Ministry has ordered the company printing the atlases used in the country's schools to cease naming Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Israel's...

August 30, 2016 2:11 pm

Giant Swastika Crop Circle Mysteriously Appears on British Farm (VIDEO)

A massive crop circle in the shape of a swastika mysteriously appeared on a British farm recently, the UK’s Daily Mail reported on Tuesday. According to...

August 30, 2016 9:40 am

Brussels Airlines Reverses Ban on Israel-Made Halva

JNS.org - Responding to pressure from Israel and Israeli customers, Brussels Airlines has reinstated supplying the Israeli Ahva brand Halva on its flights. Brussels Airlines had...

August 30, 2016 7:26 am

UK Watchdog: British Jews ‘Denied Justice;’ Despite Antisemitism Surge, Hate-Crime Prosecution Drops (INTERVIEW)

British Jews are “being denied justice” by the country’s main criminal prosecution agency as it fails to crack down on antisemitic hate crimes, the head...

August 30, 2016 7:00 am

‘Time to Stand by Ireland’s Jews,’ Declares Belfast Columnist in Wake of Cemetery Desecration

Following the desecration of 13 Jewish graves at a cemetery in Belfast on Friday, “It’s time to stand by Ireland’s Jews,” an Irish columnist wrote on...

August 29, 2016 2:04 pm

Watchdog: Norway Should Cut Funding to Organization That Funnels Money to Pro-BDS Groups (INTERVIEW)

The Norwegian government should cease giving money to an organization that funds NGOs promoting the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement, the head of an Israel-based watchdog group told...

August 29, 2016 1:38 pm

Human Rights Organization Welcomes Decision by Governing Soccer Body to Investigate French Team for Anti-Israel Discrimination

The decision by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) to investigate a French team for anti-Israel discrimination is a welcome step, an official from the international Jewish...

Culture

Finding ‘The Lost Book of Moses’

The Lost Book of Moses is an account of author Chanan Tigay’s exhaustive search for the whereabouts and authenticity of the...

TripAdvisor Ranks Eilat Hotel Best in Middle East, 25th Worldwide

A luxury hotel in the southern Israeli resort town of Eilat was ranked first in the region and 25th internationally by a...

Features

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...

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

World

Trump Rallies Supporters at CPAC Convention: ‘Now Is the Time for Act...

US President Donald Trump rallied his loyal supporters with a stridently populist and security-dominated message Friday, declaring the start of...

Israel

Watchdog: Human Rights Watch ‘Deeply Implicated in BDS and Other Form...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is “deeply implicated in BDS and other forms of political warfare” against the Jewish state, a...

Middle East

Iraqi Forces Enter ISIS-Held Mosul Neighborhood

Iraqi forces have entered a neighbourhood in West Mosul for the first time since launching an operation to retake it from so-called Islamic State (IS) five days ago. It comes a...

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