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Israeli Minister Cancels Visit to Jordan Amid Row Over Terror Attack

JNS.org - A diplomatic row between Israel and Jordan escalated on Tuesday when Israeli Science and Technology Minister Ofir Akunis cancelled a scheduled visit to...

May 17, 2017 11:17 am

Report: Israeli Intel Experts Concerned About Trump Leaking Information to Russia, But Aren’t Alarmed About Long-Term Effects

Israeli intelligence experts are gravely concerned that US President Donald Trump's sharing of classified information with Russia may have compromised an Israeli agent, but don't expect any long-term consequences for intelligence cooperation. Trump has confirmed via...

Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman Downplays Severity of Trump’s Russia Leak, Praises Security Relations With US

Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman attempted to play down the severity of reports that President Trump gave Russia Israeli intelligence Wednesday, saying that security cooperation and relations with the US remained robust. "The security relations between Israel and...

Report: Israel Was Source of Classified Intelligence Trump Gave to Russia

JNS.org - Israel was the source of the classified intelligence President Donald Trump allegedly disclosed to Russian senior officials during a meeting at the White House last week, according to a new report by The New...

May 16, 2017 4:18 pm

Trump Inauguration Rabbi Slams Administration’s Jerusalem Confusion, But Confident President Will Recognize City as Israel’s Capital During Visit

A prominent American rabbi who took part in President Donald Trump's inauguration in January expressed sharp disappointment on...

May 16, 2017 12:14 pm

IDF Lends Its Power and Technology to Animal Protection

JNS.org - In a recently-launched project, IDF soldiers from the Combat Intelligence Collection Corps, including spotters,...

May 16, 2017 11:52 am

Birthright Israel Launches Largest Season of Visits to Jewish State

JNS.org - The Birthright Israel program is launching its largest season to date, with 33,000 Jews...

May 16, 2017 10:06 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Welcomes New US Ambassador to Jewish State, Says Trump Visit Will ‘Strengthen Our Great Alliance’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed new US Ambassador David Friedman to the Jewish state...

May 16, 2017 9:38 am

New US Envoy to Israel David Friedman Presents Credentials to President Rivlin

He's here! But trouble already overshadows his arrival. After long months of anticipation, David Friedman, the...

May 17, 2017 11:17 am

Israeli Minister Cancels Visit to Jordan Amid Row Over Terror Attack

JNS.org - A diplomatic row between Israel and Jordan escalated on Tuesday when Israeli Science and Technology Minister Ofir Akunis cancelled a scheduled visit to the...

May 17, 2017 9:44 am

Report: Israeli Intel Experts Concerned About Trump Leaking Information to Russia, But Aren’t Alarmed About Long-Term Effects

Israeli intelligence experts are gravely concerned that US President Donald Trump's sharing of classified information with Russia may have compromised an Israeli agent, but don't...

May 17, 2017 9:31 am

Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman Downplays Severity of Trump’s Russia Leak, Praises Security Relations With US

Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman attempted to play down the severity of reports that President Trump gave Russia Israeli intelligence Wednesday, saying that security cooperation and relations...

May 16, 2017 7:42 pm

Report: Israel Was Source of Classified Intelligence Trump Gave to Russia

JNS.org - Israel was the source of the classified intelligence President Donald Trump allegedly disclosed to Russian senior officials during a meeting at the White House...

May 16, 2017 4:18 pm

Trump Inauguration Rabbi Slams Administration’s Jerusalem Confusion, But Confident President Will Recognize City as Israel’s Capital During Visit

A prominent American rabbi who took part in President Donald Trump's inauguration in January expressed sharp disappointment on Tuesday with the White House's ongoing reluctance to clarify its position...

May 16, 2017 12:14 pm

IDF Lends Its Power and Technology to Animal Protection

JNS.org - In a recently-launched project, IDF soldiers from the Combat Intelligence Collection Corps, including spotters, will help protect Israel's wildlife and nature. IDF spotters have more...

May 16, 2017 11:52 am

Birthright Israel Launches Largest Season of Visits to Jewish State

JNS.org - The Birthright Israel program is launching its largest season to date, with 33,000 Jews ages 18-26 from 33 countries expected to visit Israel this...

May 16, 2017 10:06 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Welcomes New US Ambassador to Jewish State, Says Trump Visit Will ‘Strengthen Our Great Alliance’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed new US Ambassador David Friedman to the Jewish state on Tuesday at a meeting in Jerusalem. Friedman had arrived in...

May 16, 2017 9:38 am

New US Envoy to Israel David Friedman Presents Credentials to President Rivlin

He's here! But trouble already overshadows his arrival. After long months of anticipation, David Friedman, the new American ambassador to Israel, officially handed his credentials to...

May 16, 2017 9:34 am

Israel Blasts Jordan for Supporting Terrorist Who Carried out Jerusalem Stabbing Attack

JNS.org - Israel and Jordan traded diplomatic barbs following a terror attack carried out by a Jordanian national in Jerusalem on Saturday. In a video of the...

May 15, 2017 9:32 pm

Netanyahu Says Fox News Reporter’s Claims on Embassy Move are ‘False’

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office said on Monday a Fox News reporter spread "false" information by posting on Twitter that Netanyahu had told...

May 15, 2017 6:15 pm

Jewish Leaders Express Relief Over Trump Administration’s Disavowal of Claim That Western Wall Is ‘Part of the West Bank’

The Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations has welcomed a clarification from President Donald Trump's administration that it does not regard the Western...

May 15, 2017 12:56 pm

Aerosmith to Kick Off Farewell Tour in Tel Aviv

JNS.org - Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler and girlfriend Aimee Ann Preston arrived in Israel on Saturday ahead of a concert scheduled to rock Tel Aviv on...

May 15, 2017 12:03 pm

Ancient Fire-Making Stone Discovered in Israel as Lag B’Omer Bonfires Flare

JNS.org - Coinciding with Sunday’s Lag B’Omer holiday and its celebrations marked with bonfires across Israel, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) revealed the recent discovery of...

Features

Banned Islamist Movement Plotted New Attacks on Israelis

The recent arrests of several Islamic Movement members for plotting terror attacks against Israeli soldiers show that the group continues...

Amid Airtight Security, Trump Visit Brings Hope to the Middle East

JNS.org - In Jerusalem on Sunday night, as the city prepared to mark...

Some American Backers of Hebrew University Troubled by ‘Hatikvah’ Cancellation

JNS.org - Some prominent American supporters of Hebrew University of Jerusalem are criticizing the...

World

President Trump Pays Respects to Holocaust Victims, Survivors at IsraelR...

US President Donald Trump commemorated the victims and survivors of the Holocaust on Tuesday during a short visit to Yad...

Opinion

Linda Sarsour’s Bigoted Discourse at Dartmouth

In a few days, Linda Sarsour -- a defender of sharia law in the United States, and a fierce antisemite and anti-Zionist -- will give the commencement address at the School of Public...

Middle East

ISIS Test Chemical Weapons on ‘Human Guinea Pigs,’ Secret Docum...

ISIS are conducting chemical weapons experiments on "human guinea pigs" before launching attacks on Western targets, according to secret documents. The...

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