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Jerusalem First Responder Describes Scene of ‘Complete Mayhem’ After Truck-Ramming Attack in Which 4 IDF Soldiers Were Killed

The scene of Sunday’s deadly truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem in which four IDF soldiers were killed by an Arab terrorist was one of “complete...

January 8, 2017 1:42 pm

In Wake of Deadly Jerusalem Truck-Ramming Attack, Questions Arise About Soldiers’ ‘Reluctance’ to Shoot Terrorist

A tour guide accompanying the group of IDF soldiers targeted in Sunday afternoon’s truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem -- who shot at the terrorist driving the vehicle -- expressed dismay that the armed military men and women at the...

Israel Cuts $6 Million in Funding to UN in Protest Over Anti-Settlement Resolution

JNS.org - Israel announced Friday that will suspend about $6 million in funding to the United Nations in an “act of protest," following the recent Security Council vote that condemned Israeli settlements and called the country's presence in eastern...

4 Dead, 15 Wounded in Palestinian Truck-Ramming Attack in Jerusalem

At least four Israeli cadets in their early 20s, three female and one male, were killed on Sunday afternoon, and some 15 were wounded -- some seriously -- when an attacker rammed a truck into them...

January 6, 2017 6:48 am

Israeli Soccer Team Comprised of Terror Attack Survivors ‘Adopts’ Bereaved 3-Year-Old

JNS.org - An Israeli toddler who was severely wounded in a Palestinian terrorist attack that killed his...

January 5, 2017 1:45 pm

Arab MK to Be Indicted for Allegedly Smuggling Contraband to Terrorist Prisoners

JNS.org - Israeli Arab Knesset member Basel Ghattas (Joint List), who is suspected of smuggling cellular...

January 5, 2017 1:00 pm

Israel, China Sign Bilateral Construction Labor Deal

JNS.org - Israel's construction sector, which has long suffered from a lack of sufficient manpower, received...

January 5, 2017 10:46 am

Netanyahu Supports Pardon of IDF Soldier Convicted of Manslaughter

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu added his voice to the chorus of Israeli politicians...

January 5, 2017 2:39 am

Israel’s Mossad Intelligence Agency Launches First-Ever Female-Targeted Recruitment Drive

Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency has launched its first female-targeted recruitment drive, the Hebrew news site...

January 8, 2017 1:42 pm

Jerusalem First Responder Describes Scene of ‘Complete Mayhem’ After Truck-Ramming Attack in Which 4 IDF Soldiers Were Killed

The scene of Sunday’s deadly truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem in which four IDF soldiers were killed by an Arab terrorist was one of “complete mayhem,"...

January 8, 2017 12:21 pm

In Wake of Deadly Jerusalem Truck-Ramming Attack, Questions Arise About Soldiers’ ‘Reluctance’ to Shoot Terrorist

A tour guide accompanying the group of IDF soldiers targeted in Sunday afternoon’s truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem -- who shot at the terrorist driving the vehicle -- expressed...

January 8, 2017 11:11 am

Israel Cuts $6 Million in Funding to UN in Protest Over Anti-Settlement Resolution

JNS.org - Israel announced Friday that will suspend about $6 million in funding to the United Nations in an “act of protest," following the recent Security Council vote...

January 8, 2017 8:41 am

4 Dead, 15 Wounded in Palestinian Truck-Ramming Attack in Jerusalem

At least four Israeli cadets in their early 20s, three female and one male, were killed on Sunday afternoon, and some 15 were wounded -- some...

January 6, 2017 6:48 am

Israeli Soccer Team Comprised of Terror Attack Survivors ‘Adopts’ Bereaved 3-Year-Old

JNS.org - An Israeli toddler who was severely wounded in a Palestinian terrorist attack that killed his father and seriously injured his mother has been "adopted" by a soccer...

January 5, 2017 1:45 pm

Arab MK to Be Indicted for Allegedly Smuggling Contraband to Terrorist Prisoners

JNS.org - Israeli Arab Knesset member Basel Ghattas (Joint List), who is suspected of smuggling cellular phones, SIM cards and coded messages to security prisoners in...

January 5, 2017 1:00 pm

Israel, China Sign Bilateral Construction Labor Deal

JNS.org - Israel's construction sector, which has long suffered from a lack of sufficient manpower, received a boost Wednesday after an Israeli delegation signed a bilateral...

January 5, 2017 10:46 am

Netanyahu Supports Pardon of IDF Soldier Convicted of Manslaughter

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu added his voice to the chorus of Israeli politicians calling for Elor Azaria — the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)...

January 5, 2017 2:39 am

Israel’s Mossad Intelligence Agency Launches First-Ever Female-Targeted Recruitment Drive

Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency has launched its first female-targeted recruitment drive, the Hebrew news site Ynet reported on Tuesday. In ads published this week -- including...

January 4, 2017 10:36 am

Israeli Politicians From Across Political Spectrum Call for Pardon of IDF Sgt. Convicted of Manslaughter

Politicians from across the political spectrum called Wednesday for a pardon for an IDF soldier who shot and killed an incapacitated Palestinian assailant, after he...

January 4, 2017 10:31 am

Israeli Sergeant Convicted of Manslaughter for Killing Neutralized Terrorist in Hebron

JNS.org - A military court ruled Wednesday that Israel Defense Forces Sgt. Elor Azaria, who shot an immobilized terrorist last March during a security incident in...

January 4, 2017 9:24 am

Israeli Archaeologist Censured by Islamic Guards on Temple Mount

JNS.org - A preeminent Israeli archaeologist was censured by Islamic guards on Jerusalem’s Temple Mount for using the term “Temple Mount” while delivering a lecture...

January 4, 2017 7:20 am

Hanukkah-Related Archaeology Finds Continue With Discovery of Ancient Menorah Engraving

JNS.org - Hanukkah ended Jan. 1, but archaeological findings related to the Jewish holiday are continuing. Hikers exploring hidden caves in the Judean shephelah (lowlands) came across...

January 3, 2017 1:39 pm

Bereaved Mother of IDF Officer Killed by Hamas During Ceasefire Holds Kerry Morally, Legally Responsible for Son’s Death; Has Hopes Trump Will Erase ‘Stain’ of Predecessor

When US Secretary of State John Kerry gave his speech on the Middle East last Wednesday, “he was like a teacher excoriating his diligent students for...

Culture

In Beit Shemesh, American-Israeli Baseball Fans Will Get Their Field of Dreams

JNS.org - On an unseasonably warm Friday in early January, the tune of “Take...

10 Things to Know About Israel’s Tourism Sector

JNS.org - Some 2.9 million people visited Israel last year, a 3.6 percent increase from 2015. Earlier this week, Israel’s Ministry of Tourism...

World Nations Glean Emergency-Response Expertise From Israel’s Magen David Adom

JNS.org - Amid the rise in global terror attacks, countries around the world are...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

In Secret Recording, Participants at ‘Students for Justice in Palesti...

In a never-before-released recording obtained by The Algemeiner of part of a closed-door anti-Zionist student conference at Virginia's George Mason University in...

Opinion

How Zionists Helped Destroy Segregation in Baltimore

After a year when Jewish and African-American relations were strained by the Black Lives Matter's denunciation of Israel and other uncomfortable incidents, it’s worth recalling a little-known episode that points to the kind...

Middle East

Ahead of Trump Inauguration, Iran Says Nuclear Deal Will Not Be ‘Rene...

Iran's deputy foreign minister says the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic and world powers "will not be renegotiated" ahead...

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