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Roman City That Was Home to Jesus’ Apostles Found in Israel, Archaeologists Say

JNS.org - Archaeologists say they have discovered a lost Roman city that was home to three of Jesus’s apostles -- Peter, Andrew and Philip --...

August 7, 2017 10:54 am

Israel to Raze Homes of Palestinian Terrorists Who Killed Policewoman in Jerusalem in June

JNS.org - The Israeli High Court of Justice on Thursday ordered the demolition of homes belonging to the families of three Palestinian terrorists who carried out an attack in Jerusalem that killed Border Police Staff Sgt....

Netanyahu Praises Communications Minister’s Decision to Close Al Jazeera’s Israel Office

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has praised Communications Minister Ayoob Kara’s recent decision to close the Qatari-based news channel Al Jazeera’s Israel office. “I congratulate Minister of Communications Ayoob Kara,” Netanyahu tweeted on Sunday, “who, in accordance...

Allies of Israeli PM Netanyahu Convey Calm Amid Escalation of Police Probe

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's circle attempted to convey calm Sunday amid reports of a slew of corruptions charges against him that threatened to force him from office. Netanyahu himself did not address the latest developments...

August 4, 2017 5:44 pm

Former Netanyahu Aide Agrees to Be State Witness in Corruption Probes

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s former chief of staff, Ari Harow, has signed a deal...

August 4, 2017 4:06 pm

Condition of Israeli Man Critically Wounded in Yavne Stabbing Attack Stabilizes, Family Asks Public for Continued Prayers

The condition of Niv Nehemiah -- the 42-year-old Israeli man who was critically wounded by...

August 4, 2017 11:07 am

Israel’s National Library Launches Massive Online Database of Jewish Manuscripts

JNS.org - The National Library of Israel (NLI) has launched a massive online database of centuries-old...

August 4, 2017 9:31 am

IDF General Rules Against Death Penalty for Palestinian Terrorist Behind Halamish Attack

Despite calls from several Israeli ministers to impose the death penalty on the terrorist who...

August 3, 2017 4:40 pm

Half Year After Being Seriously Wounded in Jerusalem Truck-Ramming Attack, IDF Soldier Achieves Dream of Becoming Combat Fitness Officer

Less than seven months after being seriously wounded in a truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem, IDF...

August 7, 2017 10:54 am

Roman City That Was Home to Jesus’ Apostles Found in Israel, Archaeologists Say

JNS.org - Archaeologists say they have discovered a lost Roman city that was home to three of Jesus’s apostles -- Peter, Andrew and Philip -- on...

August 7, 2017 10:32 am

Israel to Raze Homes of Palestinian Terrorists Who Killed Policewoman in Jerusalem in June

JNS.org - The Israeli High Court of Justice on Thursday ordered the demolition of homes belonging to the families of three Palestinian terrorists who carried out...

August 6, 2017 11:40 am

Netanyahu Praises Communications Minister’s Decision to Close Al Jazeera’s Israel Office

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has praised Communications Minister Ayoob Kara’s recent decision to close the Qatari-based news channel Al Jazeera’s Israel office. “I congratulate Minister...

August 6, 2017 10:52 am

Allies of Israeli PM Netanyahu Convey Calm Amid Escalation of Police Probe

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's circle attempted to convey calm Sunday amid reports of a slew of corruptions charges against him that threatened to force...

August 4, 2017 5:44 pm

Former Netanyahu Aide Agrees to Be State Witness in Corruption Probes

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s former chief of staff, Ari Harow, has signed a deal to become a state witness in the corruption probes against...

August 4, 2017 4:06 pm

Condition of Israeli Man Critically Wounded in Yavne Stabbing Attack Stabilizes, Family Asks Public for Continued Prayers

The condition of Niv Nehemiah -- the 42-year-old Israeli man who was critically wounded by a Palestinian terrorist in a stabbing attack at a Yavne...

August 4, 2017 11:07 am

Israel’s National Library Launches Massive Online Database of Jewish Manuscripts

JNS.org - The National Library of Israel (NLI) has launched a massive online database of centuries-old Jewish manuscripts from across the world. The archive -- known as...

August 4, 2017 9:31 am

IDF General Rules Against Death Penalty for Palestinian Terrorist Behind Halamish Attack

Despite calls from several Israeli ministers to impose the death penalty on the terrorist who fatally stabbed three members of an Israeli family in the...

August 3, 2017 4:40 pm

Half Year After Being Seriously Wounded in Jerusalem Truck-Ramming Attack, IDF Soldier Achieves Dream of Becoming Combat Fitness Officer

Less than seven months after being seriously wounded in a truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem, IDF soldier Dana Ofir recently completed a training course to become...

August 3, 2017 2:55 pm

Report: Looking Toward Future Iranian Missile Threats, Israel Begins Planning New ‘Arrow 4’ Aerial Defense System

In anticipation of potential future Iranian missile threats, Israel has started preliminary planning for the development of a new aerial defense system that could be...

August 3, 2017 2:03 pm

15 Palestinian Inciters Arrested in Connection With Temple Mount Riots

JNS.org - Amid a wide security crackdown, Israeli security forces on Wednesday night arrested 15 Palestinians suspected of playing key roles in violent Muslim riots over...

August 3, 2017 1:46 pm

Netanyahu Vows to Link Beitar Illit With Jerusalem, Touts Pro-Settlement Policy

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed on Thursday to link the haredi-majority city of Beitar Illit in the West Bank directly to Jerusalem through a...

August 3, 2017 1:07 pm

Forbes Israel Names Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked ‘Woman of the Year’

JNS.org - Forbes Israel has chosen Israel’s Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked as the magazine’s “Woman of the Year.” The prestigious annual list includes 50 of Israel’s most...

August 3, 2017 12:14 pm

Israel Cracks Down on Hamas’ Turkey-Hebron Money Laundering Scheme

JNS.org - Israel’s Shin Bet Security agency announced on Thursday it had uncovered an intricate money laundering scheme run by Hamas, in which some $200,000...

Features

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

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

CAMERA Conference Helps Students Combat BDS at Home and Abroad

JNS.org - Some 80 students from 13 different countries participated in a recent high-level training conference to prepare them to respond to...

Top Israeli, American Experts Concerned About North Korean Nuclear Precedent for Iran

JNS.org – Several top Israeli and American experts on nuclear proliferation and Iran say...

World

Defiant, Trump Laments Assault on Culture and Revives a Bogus Pershing Stor...

Despite ongoing rebukes over his defense of white supremacists, US president Donald Trump defiantly returned to his campaign’s nativist themes on Thursday. He...

Opinion

Barcelona Is Not Charlottesville

Last weekend's car-ramming in Charlottesville, Virginia immediately became upstaged on ‎Thursday when scores of people were mown down by a speeding van on a bustling street in ‎Barcelona. The terrorist...

Middle East

Iran Reportedly Building Long-Range Missile Facility in Syria

JNS.org – Iran is reportedly building a facility in northwestern Syria to manufacture long-range Scud missiles, Israel’s Channel 2 reported on Tuesday. According to the report, security experts who analyzed photos of...

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