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Israel Condemns ‘Severe Terrorist Attack’ That Killed 16 Egyptian Policemen

JNS.org - Israel condemned on Saturday night a terror attack in Egypt’s Giza province that killed at least 16 Egyptian policemen, in one of the deadliest...

October 22, 2017 12:00 pm

Memorial to Iraqi Tyrant Saddam Hussein Unveiled in Palestinian West Bank City

The district governor of the Palestinian city in Qalqilya in the West Bank has unveiled a memorial to the late Iraqi dictator, Saddam Hussein, a Middle East research institute reported on Friday. MEMRI – the Middle...

Israeli-Developed Breakthrough Cancer Drug Receives FDA Approval

JNS.org - Kite Pharma, founded by Israeli-American professor Arie Belldegrun in 2009, announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted regular approval for its cancer treatment, Yescarta. California-based Gilead Sciences bought Kite Pharma...

Fall of Kirkuk to Iranian-Backed Forces Is Wake-Up Call to Israel, Kurdish General Says

A Kurdish general who previously led Peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq against ISIS terrorists bemoaned on Friday the fall of Kirkuk to an Iranian-backed coalition earlier this week, warning that Israel would eventually become a target...

October 20, 2017 2:34 pm

Israeli Police Chase Down Palestinian Man Who Stole Truck, Planned to Commit Ramming Attack Against IDF Soldiers ‘Because of Al-Aqsa’

A would-be Palestinian terrorist was chased down and arrested in the central Israeli city of...

October 20, 2017 9:56 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Reportedly Lobbying World Leaders to Support Iraqi Kurds

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been reportedly lobbying world leaders to support the...

October 19, 2017 7:40 pm

Senior UK Jewish Leader Criticizes British UN Diplomat Over Balfour Declaration Comments to UN Security Council

The top organization representing British Jews has lodged a complaint with the British government over remarks by...

October 19, 2017 2:53 pm

Israeli Reps Exit Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly After Muslim Harassment

JNS.org - In the wake of Israel announcing its withdrawal from United Nations cultural body UNESCO...

October 19, 2017 11:37 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Calls Russian President Putin to Discuss Syria Conflict Amid Rise in Tensions

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday to discuss...

October 22, 2017 12:00 pm

Israel Condemns ‘Severe Terrorist Attack’ That Killed 16 Egyptian Policemen

JNS.org - Israel condemned on Saturday night a terror attack in Egypt’s Giza province that killed at least 16 Egyptian policemen, in one of the deadliest attacks...

October 20, 2017 6:06 pm

Memorial to Iraqi Tyrant Saddam Hussein Unveiled in Palestinian West Bank City

The district governor of the Palestinian city in Qalqilya in the West Bank has unveiled a memorial to the late Iraqi dictator, Saddam Hussein, a...

October 20, 2017 4:01 pm

Israeli-Developed Breakthrough Cancer Drug Receives FDA Approval

JNS.org - Kite Pharma, founded by Israeli-American professor Arie Belldegrun in 2009, announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted regular approval...

October 20, 2017 3:47 pm

Fall of Kirkuk to Iranian-Backed Forces Is Wake-Up Call to Israel, Kurdish General Says

A Kurdish general who previously led Peshmerga fighters in northern Iraq against ISIS terrorists bemoaned on Friday the fall of Kirkuk to an Iranian-backed coalition...

October 20, 2017 2:34 pm

Israeli Police Chase Down Palestinian Man Who Stole Truck, Planned to Commit Ramming Attack Against IDF Soldiers ‘Because of Al-Aqsa’

A would-be Palestinian terrorist was chased down and arrested in the central Israeli city of Rishon Lezion on Thursday after he stole a truck which...

October 20, 2017 9:56 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Reportedly Lobbying World Leaders to Support Iraqi Kurds

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been reportedly lobbying world leaders to support the Iraqi Kurds, who are losing territory to Iraq’s government. Israeli officials...

October 19, 2017 7:40 pm

Senior UK Jewish Leader Criticizes British UN Diplomat Over Balfour Declaration Comments to UN Security Council

The top organization representing British Jews has lodged a complaint with the British government over remarks by the UK's Deputy Ambassador to the UN suggesting that the...

October 19, 2017 2:53 pm

Israeli Reps Exit Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly After Muslim Harassment

JNS.org - In the wake of Israel announcing its withdrawal from United Nations cultural body UNESCO due to anti-Israel bias, Israeli representatives walked out of the...

October 19, 2017 11:37 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Calls Russian President Putin to Discuss Syria Conflict Amid Rise in Tensions

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday to discuss the conflict in Syria, just days after Israeli jets hit a...

October 18, 2017 1:24 pm

Israeli Doctor to Lead Prestigious Global Medical Organization

JNS.org - Israeli Medical Association (IMA) Chairman Prof. Leonid Eidelman has been chosen to serve as the next president of the World Medical Association. Medical association leaders...

October 18, 2017 1:19 pm

Israeli Judo Team Barred From Donning National Symbols at Abu Dhabi Competition

JNS.org - Organizers of a major judo tournament in Abu Dhabi barred Israel’s team from donning national symbols and the playing of the Jewish state’s national...

October 18, 2017 1:13 pm

Israel Approves New Construction Permits in Hebron for First Time Since 2002

JNS.org - The Jewish community in Hebron was granted building permits to construct new homes for the first time since 2002. The Civil Administration’s Licensing Subcommittee --...

October 18, 2017 1:11 pm

Israeli Racecar Driver Wins European NASCAR Championship

JNS.org - Racecar driver Alon Day became the first Israeli competitor to win a NASCAR series, placing first on Sunday in the American motorsports giant’s European...

October 18, 2017 12:40 pm

IDF Thwarts Attempted Palestinian Terrorist Attack Near Gush Etzion Junction

An IDF force carried out a suspect arrest protocol at a knife-wielding would-be Palestinian terrorist near the Gush Etzion junction Wednesday. A soldier from the Nahal's...

Features

Experts Say Iran’s Nuclear Weapons Quest Will Persist, Despite US Moves

JNS.org - Iran is unlikely to halt its drive toward nuclear weapons and ballistic...

New French Jewish Leader Brings Hope of Change to UNESCO

JNS.org - The election of the first Jewish director-general of UNESCO -- French politician Audrey Azoulay -- is raising hopes that she might return the organization...

Israeli Program Helps Aspiring High-Tech Entrepreneurs

JNS.org - As a teenager, Asher Dale created a phone application called “Three Good Things -- A Happiness Journal.” The app sends...

World

In Upcoming Book, Controversial Rutgers Professor Accuses Israel of Sparing...

A professor with a history of supporting terrorism against Israelis is publishing a new book accusing the Jewish state of...

Opinion

Israeli Government Cultivates Allies at First Christian Media Summit

JNS.org - Recognizing that it's easier to communicate with journalists who are prone to be supporters of Israel than those with a perceived anti-Israel bias, the Israeli government recently offered Christian media professionals a crash course in the...

Middle East

Senior Hamas Officials Visit Iran on Mission to Improve Relations

JNS.org - A delegation of senior Hamas officials arrived in Iran Friday on a mission to improve ties between the Palestinian terror group and the Islamic Republic. According to Iran’s Tasnim News...

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