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Two Israelis Nearly Lynched in Jenin, Saved by Palestinian Authority Forces

JNS.org - Two Israeli soldiers who accidentally entered the Palestinian city of Jenin on Monday were attacked by a mob of dozens of young...

February 13, 2018 3:08 pm

Shin Bet Arrests 2 Hamas Recruits, Accuses Turkey of Turning ‘Blind Eye’ to Terror

JNS.org - Israel’s Shin Bet security agency announced Monday that it has arrested two men, a Turkish national and an Israeli Arab, who are suspected of being recruited by Hamas, while also accusing Turkey of turning a “blind...

New York Sen. Charles Schumer Predicts ‘Unanimous’ Support in US Congress For Taylor Force Act Targeting PA Terror Payments

US Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) has told an audience in New York that he expects new legislation targeting Palestinian Authority payments to terrorists to pass with overwhelming bipartisan support. "The House could pass this...

Damascus Warns Israel of ‘More Surprises’ in Syria

Israel will face "more surprises" if it attacks Syrian territory again, Damascus said on Tuesday, after Syria's air defenses shot down an advanced Israeli warplane during the fiercest clash between the old foes in 36 years. The F-16 jet...

February 12, 2018 6:37 pm

Knesset Member Behind ‘Israel’s Taylor Force Act’: My Bill Will ‘Save Human Lives’

Elazar Stern, an opposition Israeli lawmaker who previously served as a leader in Israel's military,...

February 12, 2018 1:17 pm

IAF Investigation: Crew’s Emergency Evacuation of Inoperable F16 Was Correct

JNS.org - An Israel Air Force probe into the downing of an F16 fighter jet on...

February 12, 2018 11:48 am

Israel Awards Top Literature Prize to Novelist Critical of Its Policies

Israel's national prize for literature, one of its most prestigious honors, is to be awarded...

February 11, 2018 2:13 pm

Former Head of IDF Intelligence: ‘Major Strategic Clash’ With Iran ‘On the Horizon’

Israel and the Islamic Republic of Iran are on a collision course, a leading expert said...

February 11, 2018 1:52 pm

Israel Dispatches Additional Missile Defense Batteries in North to Protect Population

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces is reinforcing missile defense systems along the border with Syria...

February 13, 2018 3:08 pm

Two Israelis Nearly Lynched in Jenin, Saved by Palestinian Authority Forces

JNS.org - Two Israeli soldiers who accidentally entered the Palestinian city of Jenin on Monday were attacked by a mob of dozens of young Palestinians...

February 13, 2018 1:41 pm

Shin Bet Arrests 2 Hamas Recruits, Accuses Turkey of Turning ‘Blind Eye’ to Terror

JNS.org - Israel’s Shin Bet security agency announced Monday that it has arrested two men, a Turkish national and an Israeli Arab, who are suspected of being recruited...

February 13, 2018 1:15 pm

New York Sen. Charles Schumer Predicts ‘Unanimous’ Support in US Congress For Taylor Force Act Targeting PA Terror Payments

US Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) has told an audience in New York that he expects new legislation targeting Palestinian Authority payments to terrorists...

February 13, 2018 11:00 am

Damascus Warns Israel of ‘More Surprises’ in Syria

Israel will face "more surprises" if it attacks Syrian territory again, Damascus said on Tuesday, after Syria's air defenses shot down an advanced Israeli warplane during the...

February 12, 2018 6:37 pm

Knesset Member Behind ‘Israel’s Taylor Force Act’: My Bill Will ‘Save Human Lives’

Elazar Stern, an opposition Israeli lawmaker who previously served as a leader in Israel's military, has touted the benefits of a new bill he's spearheading that...

February 12, 2018 1:17 pm

IAF Investigation: Crew’s Emergency Evacuation of Inoperable F16 Was Correct

JNS.org - An Israel Air Force probe into the downing of an F16 fighter jet on Saturday confirmed that crew members correctly evacuated their damaged aircraft,...

February 12, 2018 11:48 am

Israel Awards Top Literature Prize to Novelist Critical of Its Policies

Israel's national prize for literature, one of its most prestigious honors, is to be awarded this year to novelist David Grossman, an outspoken critic of...

February 11, 2018 2:13 pm

Former Head of IDF Intelligence: ‘Major Strategic Clash’ With Iran ‘On the Horizon’

Israel and the Islamic Republic of Iran are on a collision course, a leading expert said on Sunday in the wake of Saturday's clash between the...

February 11, 2018 1:52 pm

Israel Dispatches Additional Missile Defense Batteries in North to Protect Population

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces is reinforcing missile defense systems along the border with Syria following a major military confrontation between Israel, Syria and Iran...

February 11, 2018 1:36 pm

Fighter Pilot Injured in Syria Strike Upgraded From Serious to Moderate Condition

JNS.org - The pilot of an Israeli F16 fighter jet seriously injured when his plane was shot down by Syrian anti-aircraft missiles on Sunday, has been...

February 11, 2018 11:40 am

Netanyahu Says Israel Undeterred After Syria Shoots Down F-16

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israeli forces would press ahead with Syria operations despite their loss of an advanced warplane to enemy...

February 10, 2018 5:44 pm

After Decisive Military Response Against Iranian Positions in Syria, IDF Will ‘Stand Guard Against Further Attacks’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu affirmed on Saturday that Israel would "defend itself against any aggression and any attempt to violate its sovereignty," in phone calls...

February 8, 2018 4:09 pm

Palestinian UN Envoy: Several Options to Kick-Start Peace Talks With Israel

A collective Middle East peace process could be led by the UN Security Council, a "Quartet" expanded to include China and Arab states or an...

February 8, 2018 12:31 pm

IDF Busts Palestinian Weapons Ring Amidst Increased Violence in West Bank

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Forces busted a weapons-smuggling operation in the southern Hebron Hills early Thursday morning, arresting six suspects. The army reported that the weapons were found...

Features

Delegation of American Jewish Leaders Visits UAE, Hoping for Results

JNS.org - A large delegation of American Jewish leaders recently spent two days in...

Jewish Groups Urge Resignation of Rep. Keith Ellison Over Ties to Louis Farrakhan

JNS.org - Major Jewish groups, including the leading organization representing Jewish Democrats, are strongly...

World

At Security Council, Haley Tells Abbas: I Will Not Shut Up, US Recognition ...

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley upbraided Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the UN Security Council on Tuesday,...

Opinion

Dysfunctional Politics and Disgraceful Behavior

The criminal charges recommended by the Israel Police against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the politicians’ and media’s reactions amount to perhaps the most scandalous political imbroglio in Israel’s history. This...

February 20, 2018 1:21 pm
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Middle East

Iranian Official Threatens Israeli PM Netanyahu: ‘We Will Level Tel A...

JNS.org - An Iranian official has warned that Tel Aviv will be “leveled to the ground” if Israel attacks the Islamic...

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