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Israel Ranked 15th Most Militarily Powerful Nation in World, Ahead of Iran, Behind Turkey and Egypt

Israel ranks among the top 25 military powers in the world -- but so do several of its historical and current adversaries, according to...

May 12, 2017 4:56 pm

Political Analyst: Israeli Government Worried About Trump ‘Shooting From the Hip’ During Upcoming Visit to Jewish State

US President Donald Trump's address at Masada during his upcoming May 22-23 visit to the Jewish state is becoming a subject of increasingly anxious speculation among Israeli officials, a leading political analyst told The Algemeiner...

Israel Police Raid Recovers Stolen Jewish Antiquities Near Hebron

JNS.org - A hoard of ancient Jewish antiquities was recovered by the Israel Police and the IDF near Hebron on Wednesday, during a raid on a home in the Palestinian town of Beit Ula. The cache of...

Palestinian Terrorist Indicted for April Murder of British Student in Jerusalem

JNS.org - The Jerusalem District Attorney’s Office filed an indictment on Thursday against 57-year-old Palestinian terrorist Jamil Tamimi, who murdered 21-year-old British exchange student Hannah Bladon on a Jerusalem light rail train in April. The indictment states Tamimi...

May 11, 2017 12:21 pm

Cannabis Could Cure Dementia, Says Joint Israeli-German Study

JNS.org - A joint Israeli-German study has found that the primary psychoactive compound in the...

May 11, 2017 11:27 am

Israeli President Hails Top Medical Journal for Highlighting Jewish State’s Healthcare System

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Thursday warmly praised The Lancet -- among the world's best-known medical journals...

May 11, 2017 11:16 am

Report: Netanyahu May Present Trump with Jerusalem Construction Plan

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may present a new Jerusalem construction plan to President...

May 11, 2017 11:04 am

Remnants of WWI Battle Found in Archaeological Dig in Central Israel

JNS.org - Remnants of a World War I battle between British and Turkish forces were...

May 11, 2017 1:36 am

Jerusalem Mayor Invites Turkish President Erdogan to See Israeli Capital for Himself

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has invited Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to come and visit Israel's...

May 12, 2017 4:56 pm

Israel Ranked 15th Most Militarily Powerful Nation in World, Ahead of Iran, Behind Turkey and Egypt

Israel ranks among the top 25 military powers in the world -- but so do several of its historical and current adversaries, according to the...

May 12, 2017 3:48 pm

Political Analyst: Israeli Government Worried About Trump ‘Shooting From the Hip’ During Upcoming Visit to Jewish State

US President Donald Trump's address at Masada during his upcoming May 22-23 visit to the Jewish state is becoming a subject of increasingly anxious speculation...

May 11, 2017 1:39 pm

Israel Police Raid Recovers Stolen Jewish Antiquities Near Hebron

JNS.org - A hoard of ancient Jewish antiquities was recovered by the Israel Police and the IDF near Hebron on Wednesday, during a raid on a...

May 11, 2017 12:57 pm

Palestinian Terrorist Indicted for April Murder of British Student in Jerusalem

JNS.org - The Jerusalem District Attorney’s Office filed an indictment on Thursday against 57-year-old Palestinian terrorist Jamil Tamimi, who murdered 21-year-old British exchange student Hannah Bladon on...

May 11, 2017 12:21 pm

Cannabis Could Cure Dementia, Says Joint Israeli-German Study

JNS.org - A joint Israeli-German study has found that the primary psychoactive compound in the cannabis plant, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), may offer a cure for dementia. The...

May 11, 2017 11:27 am

Israeli President Hails Top Medical Journal for Highlighting Jewish State’s Healthcare System

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Thursday warmly praised The Lancet -- among the world's best-known medical journals -- for an extensive series on the Jewish state's healthcare system...

May 11, 2017 11:16 am

Report: Netanyahu May Present Trump with Jerusalem Construction Plan

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may present a new Jerusalem construction plan to President Donald Trump during the American leader’s visit to Israel later...

May 11, 2017 11:04 am

Remnants of WWI Battle Found in Archaeological Dig in Central Israel

JNS.org - Remnants of a World War I battle between British and Turkish forces were discovered recently in an archaeological dig near Rosh Ha'ayin in...

May 11, 2017 1:36 am

Jerusalem Mayor Invites Turkish President Erdogan to See Israeli Capital for Himself

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has invited Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to come and visit Israel's capital as it marks the fiftieth anniversary since the city's...

May 10, 2017 8:22 pm

US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Highlights Iranian Threat on Israel’s Borders

The chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Joseph Dunford, has issued a stark warning about Iran's military presence on Israel's borders. Speaking during...

May 10, 2017 11:05 am

In Jab at Erdogan, Israeli President Notes Jerusalem’s Jewish Majority Dates to Ottoman Period

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin Tuesday sought to counter Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s claim that Israel was attempting to “Judaize” Jerusalem, with Rivlin noting the...

May 10, 2017 10:17 am

‘Jewish Nation State’ Bill Passes First Reading in Israeli Parliament

The "Jewish nation state" bill passed its first Israeli parliament reading on Wednesday afternoon, with 48 lawmakers voting in favor and 41 against. The legislation, sponsored...

May 10, 2017 10:04 am

Border Police Thwart Attempted Bombing by Palestinian Minor at West Bank Military Court

A Palestinian minor tried to enter a military court in the West Bank on Wednesday with two pipe bombs and was stopped by Border Police. The...

May 10, 2017 9:47 am

Israeli Emergency Responders, Water Tech Company Take Part in US National Guard Drill

JNS.org - Volunteer emergency responders from Israel and Israeli-developed water technology were both part of a multinational US National Guard emergency drill in Indiana this week. Members...

Features

US Veterans in Israel: Memorial Day Profiles in Courage and Healing (Part Two)

JNS.org - According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, approximately 20 veterans commit suicide across...

Two-State Solution Conspicuously Absent from Trump’s Agenda in Israel

JNS.org - During his meeting with Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday...

Manchester Attack Prompts US Law Enforcement Reaction

US intelligence and law enforcement agencies are reacting to Monday's suicide bombing at a pop concert in Manchester, England, with new warnings...

Opinion

Linda Sarsour and the Deafening Silence

It’s said that politics makes strange bedfellows. Or as author Harlan Ellison phrased it, everyone’s entitled to their own door to hell -- as long as they don’t slam my...

Middle East

Saudi Journalist: Over the Years, Palestinian Leaders Have ‘Excelled ...

Over the years, Palestinian leaders have “excelled in two things: rhetoric and missing opportunities,” a Saudi journalist wrote in a...

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