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Hamas Claims to Have Discovered Israeli Spy Camera in Gaza Rock

Hamas is claiming to have discovered an Israeli spy camera hidden in a rock in the northern Gaza Strip. According to the Hebrew news site...

February 19, 2018 8:39 am

Israeli General Dismisses Iran’s Claim Jewish State’s Invincibility Is Crumbling

A retired IDF general dismissed Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s claim on Sunday that the downing of an Israeli fighter jet last week demolished Israel’s “so-called invincibility.” Speaking at the Munich Security Conference, Zarif responded...

Condition of Soldiers Seriously Wounded in Gaza Explosion Improving

Two IDF soldiers seriously wounded by an explosive device on the border with the Gaza Strip are improving after being treated overnight at the Soroka Hospital in Beersheva. Two other soldiers were also lightly wounded in the...

Israeli Residents Near Gaza Strip Sent to Bomb Shelters at 3AM

JNS.org - Israeli residents quickly scrambled to bomb shelters before dawn on Sunday morning, when “Red Alert” sirens meant to warn of incoming missiles rang out in Israeli cities near the Gaza Strip.  Residents were later...

February 18, 2018 10:49 am

Hamas Fires Rocket, Israel Hits 18 Gaza Targets in Most Serious Escalation Since 2014

The Gaza-based terror group Hamas fired a rocket at Israel, leading the IDF to strike...

February 18, 2018 10:42 am

Netanyahu Says Israel Could Act Against Iran’s ‘Empire’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israel could act against Iran itself, not...

February 17, 2018 10:29 pm

Four Israeli Soldiers Wounded in Gaza Border Explosion

An explosive device wounded four Israeli soldiers, two severely, near the border fence with the...

February 16, 2018 5:21 pm

Israeli Scientists Simulate Mars Environment at Secret Location in Israel’s Negev

JNS.org - Six scientists and technical experts “landed on Mars” on Friday, or rather a secret...

February 16, 2018 4:33 pm

Netanyahu Heads to Munich to Attend Prestigious International Security Conference

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took off for Germany on Thursday, to attend...

February 19, 2018 8:39 am

Hamas Claims to Have Discovered Israeli Spy Camera in Gaza Rock

Hamas is claiming to have discovered an Israeli spy camera hidden in a rock in the northern Gaza Strip. According to the Hebrew news site Mako,...

February 18, 2018 7:44 pm

Israeli General Dismisses Iran’s Claim Jewish State’s Invincibility Is Crumbling

A retired IDF general dismissed Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s claim on Sunday that the downing of an Israeli fighter jet last week demolished...

February 18, 2018 1:49 pm

Condition of Soldiers Seriously Wounded in Gaza Explosion Improving

Two IDF soldiers seriously wounded by an explosive device on the border with the Gaza Strip are improving after being treated overnight at the Soroka...

February 18, 2018 1:40 pm

Israeli Residents Near Gaza Strip Sent to Bomb Shelters at 3AM

JNS.org - Israeli residents quickly scrambled to bomb shelters before dawn on Sunday morning, when “Red Alert” sirens meant to warn of incoming missiles rang out...

February 18, 2018 10:49 am

Hamas Fires Rocket, Israel Hits 18 Gaza Targets in Most Serious Escalation Since 2014

The Gaza-based terror group Hamas fired a rocket at Israel, leading the IDF to strike 18 targets in the coastal enclave on Saturday night in...

February 18, 2018 10:42 am

Netanyahu Says Israel Could Act Against Iran’s ‘Empire’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israel could act against Iran itself, not just its allies in the Middle East, after border incidents...

February 17, 2018 10:29 pm

Four Israeli Soldiers Wounded in Gaza Border Explosion

An explosive device wounded four Israeli soldiers, two severely, near the border fence with the Gaza Strip on Saturday, spurring Israeli air strikes later in...

February 16, 2018 5:21 pm

Israeli Scientists Simulate Mars Environment at Secret Location in Israel’s Negev

JNS.org - Six scientists and technical experts “landed on Mars” on Friday, or rather a secret and isolated site near Mitzpe Ramon in southern Israel to...

February 16, 2018 4:33 pm

Netanyahu Heads to Munich to Attend Prestigious International Security Conference

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took off for Germany on Thursday, to attend the 2018 Munich Security Conference. Netanyahu will be the first...

February 16, 2018 4:26 pm

Poll: Israeli Voters Would Still Elect Netanyahu, Despite Corruption Charges

JNS.org - A poll released by Israel’s Maariv newspaper on Friday indicated that the recent recommendations of Israel Police to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on...

February 16, 2018 4:12 pm

Israeli Protesters Urge Netanyahu to Step Down Over Bribery Allegations

Israeli demonstrators gathered in Tel Aviv on Friday to urge Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to resign after police recommended he be charged with bribery in...

February 16, 2018 3:27 pm

Israel to Apply Anti-BDS Law to Amnesty International

JNS.org - Israel is acting to enforce its anti-BDS law against Amnesty International, after the human rights organization embarked on a campaign calling for a boycott of products from Judea...

February 15, 2018 5:01 pm

Gaza, Not West Bank, Is Key Factor in Palestinian Future, Says IDF General

Israel should abandon the traditional concept of the two-state solution and instead work to establish a Palestinian state in an expanded Gaza Strip, a retired...

February 15, 2018 4:57 pm

US Senate Version of Taylor Force Act Leaves PA With No Room for Maneuver on Terrorist Payments

The US Senate is preparing to vote on the Taylor Force Act that links US financial assistance to the Palestinians with a verifiable end to the Palestinian Authority's...

Culture

British Actor Daniel Craig’s Weakness for Jewish Food Revealed as Reason for Fuller Face

British actor Daniel Craig's frequent visits to a kosher restaurant in London...

A Wartime Tragedy Resurfaces in Berlinale Refugee Study

Decades after he won a Silver Bear prize for a pioneering film about the fate of Jews fleeing Nazi Germany,...

New Israeli Line of Passover Wine Launched by Former NBA All-Star Amar’e Stoudemire

JNS.org - At a news conference at the Jewish National Fund House on Tuesday,...

Features

Holding Out an Olive Branch? US Lawmakers Speak Out After Being Detained on the Temple Mount

JNS.org - US Representatives Scott Tipton (R-Colo.) and David B. McKinley (R-W.Va.) no doubt...

First Aid Under Fire: Israeli Officer Details Medical Challenges at Gaza Border

JNS.org - In emergency care during combat, every minute can make the difference between life...

Jewish Groups Call for Gun Control After Florida Shooting

JNS.org - Major American Jewish organizations are calling for stricter gun-control laws in the wake of the February 14 mass school...

World

European Union Leader Warns Poland Must Stop Antisemitic Remarks

Poland's ruling party must do everything it can to stop antisemitic remarks that are hurting Poland's standing in the world and putting its interests at risk, European Council President Donald...

Opinion

The True Purpose of Uniforms

Parents of children attending the prestigious Taimei Elementary School in Tokyo were recently shocked to discover that buying a new school uniform for their children would set them back a staggering...

Middle East

Saudi Journalist: Ditch Mosque Microphones and Reduce Number of Mosques

JNS.org - Saudi journalist Mohamed Al-Suhaimi said he was in favor of silencing microphones in mosques, saying that the “terrifying” sound of the adhan call to prayer “coming from all directions”...

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