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Israeli Teenage Girl Killed in Bombing at West Bank Spring

An Israeli teenage girl was killed and her father and older brother were seriously wounded on Friday when a bomb was detonated at a...

August 23, 2019 7:38 am

Netanyahu Hints at Israeli Involvement in Iraq Blasts

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hinted on Thursday of possible Israeli involvement in attacks against Iranian-linked targets in Iraq. A series of blasts in the past few weeks have hit weapon depots and bases belonging to paramilitary...

IDF Warns Hamas to Control Islamic Jihad Violence; FM Katz Says Israel Prepared for Major Military Op in Gaza

The Israeli military issued a stern warning to Hamas on Thursday, saying it must enforce its control over other terrorist groups like Islamic Jihad as tensions continue to simmer on the Gaza Strip border, while...

Palestinian Leader Abbas Declares: ‘We Shall Enter Jerusalem — Millions of Fighters!’

Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas recently went on a frenzied rant in which he pledged, “We shall enter Jerusalem -- millions of fighters!” it was revealed on Wednesday. In a video uploaded to Abbas’ Facebook...

August 22, 2019 1:03 pm

Israel-US Militaries Conduct Joint Exercise Simulating Potential Ship-Hijacking

  JNS.org - Israel announced on Tuesday that it held a joint exercise with US Special...

August 22, 2019 12:43 pm

Following Trump Remark, Rivlin Tells Pelosi US-Israel Alliance ‘Not Dependent on One Particular Party’

  JNS.org - Amid the controversy over US President Donald Trump supposedly questioning the “loyalty” or...

August 22, 2019 12:36 pm

Israeli Researchers Find Alzheimer Medications May Help Treat Autistic Children

Israeli researchers have found that a medication used to treat Alzheimer’s patients also has strong...

August 22, 2019 12:07 pm

Two Arrested for Allegedly Planning ISIS-Inspired Attack in Israel

  JNS.org - Two residents of the Arab city of Tamra in the Lower Galilee have...

August 22, 2019 11:13 am

Last Jews in South Sudan Finally Arrive in Israel

  JNS.org - An unusual family reunion took place Tuesday evening at Ben-Gurion International Airport, when...

August 23, 2019 7:38 am

Israeli Teenage Girl Killed in Bombing at West Bank Spring

An Israeli teenage girl was killed and her father and older brother were seriously wounded on Friday when a bomb was detonated at a natural...

August 22, 2019 5:04 pm

Netanyahu Hints at Israeli Involvement in Iraq Blasts

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hinted on Thursday of possible Israeli involvement in attacks against Iranian-linked targets in Iraq. A series of blasts in the past few...

August 22, 2019 1:34 pm

IDF Warns Hamas to Control Islamic Jihad Violence; FM Katz Says Israel Prepared for Major Military Op in Gaza

The Israeli military issued a stern warning to Hamas on Thursday, saying it must enforce its control over other terrorist groups like Islamic Jihad as...

August 22, 2019 1:18 pm

Palestinian Leader Abbas Declares: ‘We Shall Enter Jerusalem — Millions of Fighters!’

Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas recently went on a frenzied rant in which he pledged, “We shall enter Jerusalem -- millions of fighters!” it...

August 22, 2019 1:03 pm

Israel-US Militaries Conduct Joint Exercise Simulating Potential Ship-Hijacking

  JNS.org - Israel announced on Tuesday that it held a joint exercise with US Special Forces simulating the recapture of a hijacked vessel. This comes amid...

August 22, 2019 12:43 pm

Following Trump Remark, Rivlin Tells Pelosi US-Israel Alliance ‘Not Dependent on One Particular Party’

  JNS.org - Amid the controversy over US President Donald Trump supposedly questioning the “loyalty” or “lack of knowledge” of Jews who vote for Democrats, Israeli...

August 22, 2019 12:36 pm

Israeli Researchers Find Alzheimer Medications May Help Treat Autistic Children

Israeli researchers have found that a medication used to treat Alzheimer’s patients also has strong therapeutic effects on autistic children. The Israeli news site Walla reported...

August 22, 2019 12:07 pm

Two Arrested for Allegedly Planning ISIS-Inspired Attack in Israel

  JNS.org - Two residents of the Arab city of Tamra in the Lower Galilee have been arrested for allegedly planning an Islamic State-inspired terrorist attack,...

August 22, 2019 11:13 am

Last Jews in South Sudan Finally Arrive in Israel

  JNS.org - An unusual family reunion took place Tuesday evening at Ben-Gurion International Airport, when Suzy Makoriel and her three children—the last Jews remaining in...

August 22, 2019 10:56 am

Israel Eases Rules on Cyber Weapons Exports Despite Criticism

Israel is easing export rules on offensive cyber weapons, despite accusations by human rights and privacy groups that its technologies are used by some...

August 22, 2019 10:35 am

Japan’s Sompo, AT Partners, NTT Finance Launch Joint $40 Million Fund to Invest in Israel

CTech - Japanese insurance company Sompo Holdings has partnered with Tokyo-based venture capital firms NTT Finance and AT Partners to launch a $40 million fund...

August 21, 2019 4:06 pm

Another Gaza Rocket Fired at Israel’s South, No Injuries Reported

A rocket was fired from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip into southern Israel on Wednesday. The Israeli news site Mako reported that warning sirens were triggered in...

August 21, 2019 3:18 pm

Palestinian Attempts to Strangle Israeli Interior Ministry Employee at Jordan Border Crossing

In what appeared to be a bizarre attempted terror attack, a Palestinian man attempted to strangle an employee of the Israeli Interior Ministry at the...

August 21, 2019 3:12 pm

US and Israel Sign Agreement to Cooperate on International Development Efforts

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation (MASHAV), have inked a historic memorandum of understanding that will...

Culture

Mourning a Jewish Man of Laughter

He was a prankster who loved to wear purple. He was a devoted father of two young girls. His phone...

Food Scholar Adam Richman Shares Emotional Moment at the Western Wall

Jewish TV personality and food expert Adam Richman visited the Western Wall in...

Features

New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses

JNS.org - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp

JNS.org - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York

  JNS.org - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

World

Schumer, Gillibrand Announce $178 Million in Federal Anti-Terror Funding fo...

New York State will receive more than $178 million in anti-terror funding from the federal government to protect synagogues and...

Opinion

‘The Occupation’ — How the EU Discriminates Against Israe...

The European Commission, the executive and bureaucratic arm of the EU, has an excellent search function with which to find...

August 22, 2019 6:15 am

Middle East

Satellite Photos Appear to Confirm Iran-Linked Weapons Depot in Iraq Was De...

Satellite photos of a destroyed site at a military base north of Baghdad, Iraq appear to confirm that the destruction...

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