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Israel’s Supreme Court Rejects Appeals of Murderers in 2014 Jewish Terror Attack

JNS.org - The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the appeals of three Jewish men convicted of murdering an Palestinian teenager, Muhammad Abu Khdeir, in 2014,...

February 8, 2018 11:53 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Blocks Vote to Apply Sovereignty Throughout West Bank

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday blocked a vote in the Ministerial Committee for Legislation on a bill which would gradually apply Israeli sovereignty to Jewish communities in the West Bank. The Judea and Samaria sovereignty...

US Envoy Relays Israeli De-escalation Messages to Lebanon

A US envoy has assured Lebanon that Israel does not seek an escalation between the countries following a surge in hostile rhetoric, Lebanese and Israeli officials said on Thursday. The neighbors have exchanged threats and condemnation...

An Investor’s Best Friend? Israel Diamond Exchange Launches Digital Coins

Israel's diamond exchange is turning to digital currencies to inject new life into a marketplace long ruled by cash and backroom handshakes, but it must first persuade traditionally conservative players that the technology can work. One...

February 7, 2018 1:39 pm

IDF Acknowledges Serious Hezbollah Missile Threat to Israeli Natural Gas Rigs

A senior IDF naval officer confirmed this week that Hezbollah -- Iran's proxy Shi'ite terror...

February 7, 2018 9:58 am

Palestinian Terrorist Killed After Wounding Israeli Guard at West Bank Settlement

A Palestinian terrorist was shot dead on Wednesday after stabbing a security guard at the...

February 7, 2018 8:51 am

Hundreds of Palestinian Rioters Clash With IDF Troops During Manhunt for Killer of Itamar Ben Gal

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Forces troops came under fire Tuesday night in Nablus while hunting for...

February 6, 2018 4:31 pm

Report: Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian in West Bank Counter-Terror Operation

Israeli forces shot dead at least one Palestinian during a raid in the West Bank...

February 6, 2018 4:09 pm

Netanyahu Visits Golan Heights, Near Syrian Border, and Cautions Israel’s Enemies

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu paid a rare visit to the Golan Heights on Tuesday, peering...

February 8, 2018 11:53 am

Israel’s Supreme Court Rejects Appeals of Murderers in 2014 Jewish Terror Attack

JNS.org - The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the appeals of three Jewish men convicted of murdering an Palestinian teenager, Muhammad Abu Khdeir, in 2014, upholding...

February 8, 2018 9:14 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Blocks Vote to Apply Sovereignty Throughout West Bank

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday blocked a vote in the Ministerial Committee for Legislation on a bill which would gradually apply Israeli sovereignty to...

February 8, 2018 8:34 am

US Envoy Relays Israeli De-escalation Messages to Lebanon

A US envoy has assured Lebanon that Israel does not seek an escalation between the countries following a surge in hostile rhetoric, Lebanese and Israeli...

February 7, 2018 2:16 pm

An Investor’s Best Friend? Israel Diamond Exchange Launches Digital Coins

Israel's diamond exchange is turning to digital currencies to inject new life into a marketplace long ruled by cash and backroom handshakes, but it must...

February 7, 2018 1:39 pm

IDF Acknowledges Serious Hezbollah Missile Threat to Israeli Natural Gas Rigs

A senior IDF naval officer confirmed this week that Hezbollah -- Iran's proxy Shi'ite terror organization based in Lebanon -- now possesses missiles that could...

February 7, 2018 9:58 am

Palestinian Terrorist Killed After Wounding Israeli Guard at West Bank Settlement

A Palestinian terrorist was shot dead on Wednesday after stabbing a security guard at the entrance to a settlement in the West Bank, the Israeli...

February 7, 2018 8:51 am

Hundreds of Palestinian Rioters Clash With IDF Troops During Manhunt for Killer of Itamar Ben Gal

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Forces troops came under fire Tuesday night in Nablus while hunting for Abed al-Karim Adel Assi, who is suspected of stabbing Rabbi...

February 6, 2018 4:31 pm

Report: Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian in West Bank Counter-Terror Operation

Israeli forces shot dead at least one Palestinian during a raid in the West Bank on Tuesday that led to confrontations with stone-throwers, Palestinian health...

February 6, 2018 4:09 pm

Netanyahu Visits Golan Heights, Near Syrian Border, and Cautions Israel’s Enemies

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu paid a rare visit to the Golan Heights on Tuesday, peering across the nearby border into Syria and warning Israel's enemies...

February 6, 2018 1:28 pm

Residents of Judea Neighborhood Bemoan Continued Israeli Government Preparations to Destroy Homes

JNS.org - Residents of the Netiv Ha’avot neighborhood in northern Judea expressed dismay over the continuation of plans to destroy 16 homes that were found to...

February 6, 2018 9:26 am

Israeli Minister ‘Honored’ to be Barred From Poland Over Holocaust Bill

Israel's education minister said on Monday he was "honored" Poland had canceled his visit to Warsaw this week because he refused to back down from...

February 6, 2018 9:12 am

Lebanese Leaders Claim Israel Threatens Border Stability

Lebanon's top three leaders accused Israel on Tuesday of threatening the stability of the border region between them, amid rising tension over territorial and maritime...

February 6, 2018 8:21 am

Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Terrorist Blamed for Deadly January Drive-by Shooting Attack in West Bank

Israeli forces killed a Palestinian terrorist in the West Bank on Tuesday, saying he was the head of the cell responsible for the Jan. 9...

February 5, 2018 1:56 pm

Bedouins Attack Bus Near Beersheba, Injuring One

JNS.org - At least one passenger was lightly injured Sunday night when Bedouins from the village Umm Batin attacked a bus traveling north from Beersheba. Multiple windows...

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

Must Israel Do America’s Dirty Work?

JNS.org – Whenever Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu uses props for his speeches, his critics pounce. That’s why some of his usual detractors -- both at home and abroad -- could barely...

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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