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Errant Fire From Syria Strikes Israeli Territory for Second Straight Day

Errant fire from the Syrian civil war spilled over into Israeli territory on Sunday for the second day in a row. The Israel Defense Forces...

June 25, 2017 10:56 am

Hezbollah Leader Says Arab Fighters From Iran, Iraq Could Join Future War With Israel

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday that a future war waged by Israel against Syria or Lebanon could draw thousands of fighters from countries including Iran and Iraq.

Israeli Official Denies Report Deal Was Reached With US to Freeze Settlement Construction Until End of 2017

An Israeli government official denied on Friday a report that an agreement had been reached with the Trump administration to refrain from issuing any tenders for new construction projects in the West Bank until the end...

Israel’s El Al Airline Loses Landmark Case on Male-Female Seating Proximity

JNS.org - A precedent-setting verdict will make it illegal for Israel’s leading airline to ask female passengers to move their seats at the request of haredi men. The Israel Religious Action Center filed a case on behalf...

June 23, 2017 10:41 am

Israel Continues to Lead in Global Innovation, UN Index Finds

JNS.org - Israel continues to cement its status as a leader of global innovation, the United...

June 23, 2017 9:23 am

Israel Plans New Security Measures at Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate After Deadly Attacks

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Thursday that authorities are planning robust new security measures at...

June 23, 2017 9:12 am

Israelis Mark International Yoga Day, and 25 Years of Diplomatic Relations with India

JNS.org - Hundreds of Israelis marked a pair of occasions, the 3rd International Yoga Day and...

June 22, 2017 7:13 pm
June 22, 2017 2:10 pm

Foreign Representatives Meet in Israel to Prepare for Massive Air Force Exercise

JNS.org - Representatives from several foreign air forces convened this week at the Ovda Air Base...

June 25, 2017 10:56 am

Errant Fire From Syria Strikes Israeli Territory for Second Straight Day

Errant fire from the Syrian civil war spilled over into Israeli territory on Sunday for the second day in a row. The Israel Defense Forces said...

June 24, 2017 1:00 pm

Hezbollah Leader Says Arab Fighters From Iran, Iraq Could Join Future War With Israel

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday that a future war waged by Israel against Syria or Lebanon could draw thousands of fighters from...

June 23, 2017 6:06 pm

Israeli Official Denies Report Deal Was Reached With US to Freeze Settlement Construction Until End of 2017

An Israeli government official denied on Friday a report that an agreement had been reached with the Trump administration to refrain from issuing any tenders for...

June 23, 2017 1:31 pm

Israel’s El Al Airline Loses Landmark Case on Male-Female Seating Proximity

JNS.org - A precedent-setting verdict will make it illegal for Israel’s leading airline to ask female passengers to move their seats at the request of haredi...

June 23, 2017 10:41 am

Israel Continues to Lead in Global Innovation, UN Index Finds

JNS.org - Israel continues to cement its status as a leader of global innovation, the United Nations’ Global Innovation Index for 2017 has found. For the seventh...

June 23, 2017 9:23 am

Israel Plans New Security Measures at Jerusalem’s Damascus Gate After Deadly Attacks

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Thursday that authorities are planning robust new security measures at the Damascus Gate entrance to Jerusalem's Old City following several...

June 23, 2017 9:12 am

Israelis Mark International Yoga Day, and 25 Years of Diplomatic Relations with India

JNS.org - Hundreds of Israelis marked a pair of occasions, the 3rd International Yoga Day and the 25th anniversary of Israel-India diplomatic relations, on Wednesday in...

June 22, 2017 7:13 pm

Mayor of Israeli City That Was Site of Deadly 1974 Massacre Calls Out Abbas Over Palestinian Authority’s Honoring of Attack Mastermind

The mayor of a northern Israeli city that was the site of one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in the Jewish state’s history has called...

June 22, 2017 2:10 pm

Foreign Representatives Meet in Israel to Prepare for Massive Air Force Exercise

JNS.org - Representatives from several foreign air forces convened this week at the Ovda Air Base in southern Israel to prepare for the biennial “Blue Flag” exercise,...

June 22, 2017 1:58 pm

60 New Ethiopian Immigrants Arrive in Israel

JNS.org - Sixty new Jewish immigrants from Ethiopia arrived at Israel’s Ben-Gurion International Airport this week. They were greeted by jubilant family members and supporters, who...

June 22, 2017 10:32 am

Israeli Defense Minister Accuses Palestinian Authority Leader of Dragging Hamas to War With Israel

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman accused Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday of increasing pressure on Hamas in the Gaza Strip to "drag it to war...

June 22, 2017 10:07 am

Israel Will Strike With ‘Full Force’ in Any Future Conflict With Hezbollah, IDF General Says

JNS.org - Israeli Air Force Commander Maj. Gen. Amir Eshel warned on Wednesday that the Jewish state will strike Hezbollah “with full force” in any future...

June 22, 2017 9:51 am

Top Israeli Minister Urges Saudi King to Invite Netanyahu to Make Official Visit to Riyadh

A top Israeli minister has issued an impassioned plea to the leader of Saudi Arabia to invite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to make an...

June 21, 2017 1:23 pm

New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Opens First Regulation-Sized Jerusalem Football Stadium

JNS.org - The new Kraft Family Sports Campus in Jerusalem was inaugurated this week and made possible by a $6 million donation earlier this year by...

Features

Will Palestinian Energy Feud Spark Surge in Violence Against Israel?

JNS.org - The long-running feud between Hamas and Fatah has led to a deepening...

‘Love of Christians’ Touted as Strategic Asset for Israel at Major Policy Conference

JNS.org - The strategic importance of Christian Zionism was highlighted...

Memory of Greek Jewish Metropolis Endures at New Holocaust Museum

JNS.org - Last week’s visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, to Thessaloniki, Greece, marked the construction...

World

Top French News Agency Apologizes to Jewish Human Rights Group Over Map Exc...

Agence France-Presse (AFP) has apologized to a leading Jewish human rights organization for publishing a map on its Twitter feed...

Opinion

Professors Spin Antisemitic Conspiracies at Cal State-Fresno

California State University, Fresno. Photo: fresnostate.edu.California State University, Fresno (CSUF) is the last place that one would expect conspiracy theories about Jewish power to proliferate -- because Jews make up less than...

Middle East

Report: Israel Warns Iran Against Establishment of Hezbollah Weapons Factor...

Israel has been sending messages to Iran via diplomats from European countries, warning that the establishment of Hezbollah weapons factories...

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