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Israeli Man Likely Killed in Terror Attack With ‘Nationalist Motive,’ Shin Bet Says

JNS.org - Israel’s Shin Bet security agency said it has evidence indicating that Reuven Schmerling, a Jewish man whose body was discovered last week in...

October 10, 2017 1:16 pm

Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman: Next War Will Be a Two-Front Conflict in North and South

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Tuesday said the next war in Israel will see the Israel Defense Forces facing both a unified Syrian and Lebanese foe and another front in the Gaza Strip. He also declared...

Argentine Judge Summons Ex-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner in Ongoing Probe of Cover-up of Iran’s Responsibility for 1994 Buenos Aires Jewish Center Bombing

The Argentine federal judge investigating the allegation that ex-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner's administration conspired with Iran to hide Tehran's culpability for the deadly 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires announced...

Israel Approves Construction of 3,800 New Settlement Homes

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday approved the construction of 3,800 new homes in Judea and Samaria. The Judea and Samaria Planning and Zoning Committee is scheduled to convene next week to discuss the projects...

October 9, 2017 2:07 pm

Former Israeli Defense Minister Slammed as ‘War Criminal’ During Morocco Visit

JNS.org - Knesset member Amir Peretz (Zionist Union), who was invited to participate in a...

October 9, 2017 12:56 pm

Ex-Qatari Minister, Who Wrote Preface to Antisemitic Book, Among Leading Candidates in Election Contest for New UNESCO Chief

A Qatari official with a questionable record on antisemitism is among the leading candidates standing for election...

October 9, 2017 12:15 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu: ‘People Who Deliberately Murder Babies Don’t Have Freedom on Their Minds’

JNS.org - “People who deliberately murder babies or blow up buses, they don’t have freedom on...

October 8, 2017 12:44 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu Hosts Bible Study at His Official Jerusalem Residence

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday hosted a Bible study session at his official...

October 8, 2017 11:56 am

Israeli Defense Firm Elbit Wins $570 Million in Contracts in US, Asia-Pacific, Africa

JNS.org - The Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems recently announced a series of freshly signed deals...

October 10, 2017 1:16 pm

Israeli Man Likely Killed in Terror Attack With ‘Nationalist Motive,’ Shin Bet Says

JNS.org - Israel’s Shin Bet security agency said it has evidence indicating that Reuven Schmerling, a Jewish man whose body was discovered last week in a...

October 10, 2017 11:54 am

Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman: Next War Will Be a Two-Front Conflict in North and South

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Tuesday said the next war in Israel will see the Israel Defense Forces facing both a unified Syrian and Lebanese...

October 9, 2017 4:11 pm

Argentine Judge Summons Ex-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner in Ongoing Probe of Cover-up of Iran’s Responsibility for 1994 Buenos Aires Jewish Center Bombing

The Argentine federal judge investigating the allegation that ex-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner's administration conspired with Iran to hide Tehran's culpability for the deadly 1994...

October 9, 2017 3:10 pm

Israel Approves Construction of 3,800 New Settlement Homes

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday approved the construction of 3,800 new homes in Judea and Samaria. The Judea and Samaria Planning and Zoning Committee...

October 9, 2017 2:07 pm

Former Israeli Defense Minister Slammed as ‘War Criminal’ During Morocco Visit

JNS.org - Knesset member Amir Peretz (Zionist Union), who was invited to participate in a conference hosted by the Moroccan Parliament on Sunday, was accosted...

October 9, 2017 12:56 pm

Ex-Qatari Minister, Who Wrote Preface to Antisemitic Book, Among Leading Candidates in Election Contest for New UNESCO Chief

A Qatari official with a questionable record on antisemitism is among the leading candidates standing for election this week for the post of the next director-general of...

October 9, 2017 12:15 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu: ‘People Who Deliberately Murder Babies Don’t Have Freedom on Their Minds’

JNS.org - “People who deliberately murder babies or blow up buses, they don’t have freedom on their minds,” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Harvey Levin,...

October 8, 2017 12:44 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu Hosts Bible Study at His Official Jerusalem Residence

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday hosted a Bible study session at his official residence in Jerusalem. The event was named in honor of Shmuel...

October 8, 2017 11:56 am

Israeli Defense Firm Elbit Wins $570 Million in Contracts in US, Asia-Pacific, Africa

JNS.org - The Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems recently announced a series of freshly signed deals worth more than $570 million. Haifa-based Elbit develops defense electronic systems...

October 5, 2017 9:25 am

Israel Expects Pleasant Weather for Jewish Holiday of Sukkot

Sukkot nationwide have already been decorated, the last pots are already bubbling on the stove and there's a positively festive ambiance in the air: Israel...

October 4, 2017 12:18 pm

On Eve of Sukkot, Israel’s Sea of Galilee Approaches Lowest-Ever Recorded Water Level

JNS.org - As thousands of Israelis prepare to enjoy the Sukkot holiday at the Sea of Galilee, also known as the Kinneret, Israel’s Water Authority has warned...

October 4, 2017 11:18 am

Netanyahu Demands Palestinians Recognize Israel, Disarm Hamas

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke out on Tuesday against efforts by the rival Palestinian factions Fatah and the Gaza-ruling terror group Hamas to...

October 4, 2017 9:48 am

Mossad Chief: Iranian Threat Is Israel’s Top Priority

JNS.org - Israel’s top priority is dealing with the threat posed by Iran, the head of the Israeli Mossad, Yossi Cohen, said on Monday at a...

October 3, 2017 12:22 pm

Israel Ranked 19th-Most ‘Food Secure’ Nation in UN Global Hunger Report

JNS.org - The United Nations ranked Israel 19th in its 2017 report on how well countries can feed their populations. The “State of Food Security and Nutrition...

Features

Artificial Intelligence Shapes the IDF in Ways Never Imagined

JNS.org - In pop culture and science fiction, artificial intelligence (AI) is often portrayed as a threat to humanity. But in...

Wisconsin Is the Latest State to Introduce Anti-BDS Legislation

JNS.org - Last week, two Republican state lawmakers in Wisconsin introduced legislation to prohibit businesses from engaging in boycotts of Israel...

School Exchange Program Fosters Israel-Diaspora Bonds

JNS.org - When two little girls got the chance to read a book together -- across a gap of more than...

World

Austrian University Students Overwhelmingly Condemn BDS Movement as ‘...

The Austrian National Union of Students on Friday condemned the boycott, divestment, and sanctions movement against Israel as antisemitic, and...

Opinion

Trump Should End the Iran Nuclear Deal

On the day when Jews were celebrating Simchat Torah, US President Donald Trump was making history by speaking boldly against the Iran nuclear agreement. Trump decided not to recertify the disastrous deal,...

Middle East

Ex-IDF Intel Chief: Strike on Syrian Anti-Aircraft Battery Shows Israel Wil...

The Israeli strike on Monday targeting an anti-aircraft missile battery in Syria was an “important” event that sent a message...

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