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Amid Corruption Investigations, Likud Holds Netanyahu Solidarity Rally

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud Party held a solidarity rally for its leader on Wednesday, amid ongoing probes into Netanyahu’s conduct. "In the...

August 10, 2017 9:34 am

IDF Proceeds With Construction of Gaza Border Barrier, Which Includes Sensors to Detect Underground Activity

The head of Israel’s Southern Command announced Wednesday that the IDF will be constructing a barrier along Israel’s border with Gaza, Haaretz reported. Israel Defense Forces Southern Command chief Maj. Gen. Eyal Zamir said the project would cost...

Hebron Shooter Begins Serving 18-Month Prison Sentence

JNS.org - After a trial and appeal that lasted for a year and a half, Elor Azaria, the IDF soldier who shot and killed an immobilized Palestinian terrorist in Hebron in March 2016, entered military prison...

233 North American Immigrants, Including 68 Future Soldiers, to Arrive in Israel Next Week

JNS.org - Hundreds of new North American immigrants are set to arrive in Israel next week aboard an El Al Airlines flight chartered by the Nefesh B’Nefesh aliyah agency. Among the 233 new immigrants, 68 will join...

August 9, 2017 1:50 pm

IDF Honors Off-Duty Soldier Who Took Down Halamish Terrorist

Staff Sgt. I. -- the off-duty Israeli solider who shot the Palestinian terrorist who murdered...

August 9, 2017 9:47 am

Israeli Jets Hit Hamas Targets Following Gaza Rocket Attack

JNS.org - The Israeli Air Force launched two strikes on Hamas terror targets in the...

August 8, 2017 3:13 pm

New Report Finds 85% of Israelis Feel Safe Walking Around Their Neighborhoods Alone at Night

A vast majority of Israelis -- around 85% (93% of men and 77% of women)...

August 8, 2017 2:58 pm

1,000 Jews Visit Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus on Jewish Holiday of Love

JNS.org - About 1,000 Jews visited the Jewish holy site of Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus on...

August 8, 2017 1:51 pm

Two New Natural Gas Fields to Service Israel by 2020

JNS.org - Israel’s Ministry of Energy on Tuesday presented its official plan for the development of...

August 10, 2017 9:34 am

Amid Corruption Investigations, Likud Holds Netanyahu Solidarity Rally

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud Party held a solidarity rally for its leader on Wednesday, amid ongoing probes into Netanyahu’s conduct. "In the past...

August 10, 2017 9:22 am

IDF Proceeds With Construction of Gaza Border Barrier, Which Includes Sensors to Detect Underground Activity

The head of Israel’s Southern Command announced Wednesday that the IDF will be constructing a barrier along Israel’s border with Gaza, Haaretz reported. Israel Defense Forces Southern Command...

August 9, 2017 5:26 pm

Hebron Shooter Begins Serving 18-Month Prison Sentence

JNS.org - After a trial and appeal that lasted for a year and a half, Elor Azaria, the IDF soldier who shot and killed an immobilized...

August 9, 2017 3:58 pm

233 North American Immigrants, Including 68 Future Soldiers, to Arrive in Israel Next Week

JNS.org - Hundreds of new North American immigrants are set to arrive in Israel next week aboard an El Al Airlines flight chartered by the Nefesh...

August 9, 2017 1:50 pm

IDF Honors Off-Duty Soldier Who Took Down Halamish Terrorist

Staff Sgt. I. -- the off-duty Israeli solider who shot the Palestinian terrorist who murdered three members of the Salomon family in Halamish last month...

August 9, 2017 9:47 am

Israeli Jets Hit Hamas Targets Following Gaza Rocket Attack

JNS.org - The Israeli Air Force launched two strikes on Hamas terror targets in the Gaza Strip Tuesday, causing significant damage, the IDF said. The...

August 8, 2017 3:13 pm

New Report Finds 85% of Israelis Feel Safe Walking Around Their Neighborhoods Alone at Night

A vast majority of Israelis -- around 85% (93% of men and 77% of women) -- feel safe walking around their neighborhoods alone at night,...

August 8, 2017 2:58 pm

1,000 Jews Visit Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus on Jewish Holiday of Love

JNS.org - About 1,000 Jews visited the Jewish holy site of Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus on Monday night for special prayers on the auspicious Jewish holiday...

August 8, 2017 1:51 pm

Two New Natural Gas Fields to Service Israel by 2020

JNS.org - Israel’s Ministry of Energy on Tuesday presented its official plan for the development of the Karish ("shark") and Tanin ("crocodile") natural gas fields in...

August 8, 2017 12:28 pm

To Encourage Investment, Gaza Entry Restrictions for Israeli Arabs Eased

JNS.org - Israel’s Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT) announced on Monday it will grant some Israeli Arabs from eastern Jerusalem special permission to...

August 8, 2017 11:24 am

Immunotherapy Initiative Launched in Israel to Combat Cancer

JNS.org - The Cancer Research Institute, the world’s largest nonprofits dedicated to cancer research, is partnering with the Israel Cancer Research Fund (ICRF), the largest charitable...

August 8, 2017 10:19 am

Israel’s Beaches Designated as an Important Dolphin Habitat

JNS.org - The beaches of Israel have been designated as an important habitat for dolphins by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). The IUCN, widely...

August 8, 2017 9:38 am

Israel Air Force Pilot Killed, Co-Pilot Seriously Injured in Helicopter Crash

JNS.org - An Israeli Air Force (IAF) Apache attack helicopter crashed on Monday night during a flight in Israel’s Negev desert at the Ramon Air...

August 7, 2017 3:44 pm

In Landmark Ruling, Court Revokes Arab Terrorist’s Israeli Citizenship

JNS.org - The Haifa District Court on Sunday approved a request from Israel’s Interior Minister Aryeh Deri to revoke the Israeli citizenship of convicted Arab terrorist...

Culture

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Israeli Study Says Using Emojis in Work Emails Conveys Incompetence

JNS.org – A joint study conducted by researchers from Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the...

Features

Despite Zionist Presence, Israel Bashing Upstages Women’s Rights at SlutWalk Chicago

Last weekend, approximately 150 progressive activists attended the annual SlutWalk Chicago....

Israel Hopes for High Profits as Committee Approves Medical Marijuana Exports

JNS.org - Israeli companies and the Israeli government itself stand to earn large profits from...

Future Soldiers Leave ‘Comfort’ of North America to Defend Israel

JNS.org - Dozens of future IDF soldiers from North America immigrated to Israel this...

World

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: No Room for Equivalency When It Comes to Condem...

When it comes to condemning neo-Nazis, the KKK and other far-right groups, there is “no room for equivalency,” the editor-in-chief...

Opinion

Let’s Talk About Sex: The Aftermath of Charlottesville

JNS.org - The scene is Paris in the late 19th century. At a glittering ball, a handful of eligible gentilhommes eagerly circled the charming Comtesse de La Rochefoucauld -- something of an Ivanka Trump in...

Middle East

After Syria Strains, Hamas Is Once Again Eager for Iran’s Embrace, Sa...

A chastened Hamas is eagerly seeking to restore its frayed relations with the Iranian regime, now that the regional balance...

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