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Jerusalem Attempting to Thwart Latest Anti-Israel Motion at UNESCO

JNS.org - The Israeli government is advancing an effort to thwart the latest anti-Israel initiative at the United Nations cultural body UNESCO. The new motion would...

June 26, 2017 12:52 pm

Netanyahu: Israel One of World’s Leading Cyber Powers, Deals With Constant Attacks

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Israel was facing constant cyber attacks, but was a leader in the cyber security field. “Israel is experiencing every month dozens of attacks on the national level,”...

Netanyahu to Meet Heads of Four Central European Nations in July

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to Budapest next month to take part in a summit with the leaders of four central European nations that make up the Visegrad Group (V4). At the summit...

20 Jewish Pilgrims Arrested for Trying to Visit Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus

JNS.org - About 20 Jewish pilgrims were arrested Sunday when they attempted to visit the Jewish holy site of Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus. According to Honenu, the legal action group representing the pilgrims, four Jews managed to...

June 26, 2017 9:32 am

Israel Denies UNESCO Team Access to Hebron Ahead of Vote on Holy Sites

Israel has refused to allow a team from UNESCO to visit Hebron ahead of a...

June 25, 2017 5:43 pm

Israeli Government Aims to Enhance India Relations Ahead of Modi’s Visit

JNS.org - The Israeli cabinet was set to approve on Sunday a number of measures that...

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...

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...

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...

June 26, 2017 12:52 pm

Jerusalem Attempting to Thwart Latest Anti-Israel Motion at UNESCO

JNS.org - The Israeli government is advancing an effort to thwart the latest anti-Israel initiative at the United Nations cultural body UNESCO. The new motion would deny...

June 26, 2017 11:23 am

Netanyahu: Israel One of World’s Leading Cyber Powers, Deals With Constant Attacks

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Israel was facing constant cyber attacks, but was a leader in the cyber security field. “Israel is...

June 26, 2017 10:30 am

Netanyahu to Meet Heads of Four Central European Nations in July

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to Budapest next month to take part in a summit with the leaders of four central European...

June 26, 2017 10:19 am

20 Jewish Pilgrims Arrested for Trying to Visit Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus

JNS.org - About 20 Jewish pilgrims were arrested Sunday when they attempted to visit the Jewish holy site of Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus. According to Honenu, the...

June 26, 2017 9:32 am

Israel Denies UNESCO Team Access to Hebron Ahead of Vote on Holy Sites

Israel has refused to allow a team from UNESCO to visit Hebron ahead of a vote on whether to include the Old City of the...

June 25, 2017 5:43 pm

Israeli Government Aims to Enhance India Relations Ahead of Modi’s Visit

JNS.org - The Israeli cabinet was set to approve on Sunday a number of measures that deepen ties with India, ahead of Indian Prime Minister Narendra...

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...

Features

Jewish Seniors Learn That ‘Love Can Happen at Any Age’

JNS.org - After her husband Jerry died, Harriet Vogel started writing letters to him. “I began doing [so] because it was therapeutic and...

‘Whitewashed’: The Sordid Story of UK Labour Party Antisemitism Laid Bare

"Just sitting in the early morning light, looking out over my beautiful garden,...

Unpacking the Message of Iran’s Missile Strike Against Islamic State

JNS.org - While Iran routinely threatens Israel, experts say that the Islamic Republic was...

World

UK Government Coalition Partner Urges Parliamentary Vote to Congratulate Is...

The parliamentary partner of Britain's ruling Conservative Party has submitted a resolution to the House of Commons congratulating Israel on...

Opinion

Terror-Tied Qatari Think Tank Has Anti-Israel, Pro-BDS Stance

Earlier this month, major Arab nations -- led by Saudi Arabia -- severed diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing the country of financing and sheltering terrorists and maintaining cordial relations with Iran. Yet Doha's...

Middle East

Israel Accuses Iran of Using Star of David as Target During Ballistic Missi...

Israel accused Iran on Wednesday of using a Star of David as a target during a medium-range ballistic missile test...

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