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IDF Calls Surprise Drill on Northern Border

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces called up thousands of ‎reservists on Sunday as part of a surprise exercise in ‎the Golan Heights on Israel’s...

June 10, 2018 10:06 am

Continued Presence of PLO Office in Washington, DC Is ‘Violation of US Law,’ Members of Congress Declare

Two prominent members of the US Congress have urged Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Attorney General Jeff Sessions to close down the PLO's office in Washington, DC. In a letter to the two administration officials, Sen. Ted...

Palestinians Attack Israeli Forces With Guns and Grenades as Gaza Border Riots Continue

Violent riots continued on the Gaza border on Friday, with Israel saying terrorists attacked its forces with guns and grenades. Four Palestinians were killed in the ensuing clashes. Organizers linked the protests to the annual "Quds...

Tel Aviv Pride Parade Draws 250,000 Israelis, Foreigners

Revelers toting rainbow flags flooded Tel Aviv on Friday for an annual lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender parade. The beachfront procession drew some 250,000 locals and tourists, the municipality said. The British embassy donated a London-themed...

June 8, 2018 8:42 am

Hardline Iranian Parliament Speaker Attacks Israel in ‘Quds Day’ Address

The hardline speaker of Iran's parliament, Ali Larijani, said on Friday that security in the Middle...

June 7, 2018 2:10 pm

Senior Adviser to PA President Abbas Reiterates Denial of Historic Jewish Link to Jerusalem, Land of Israel

A senior adviser to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has urged Arab and Muslim nations...

June 7, 2018 12:51 pm

Netanyahu: Assad Regime ‘Not Immune’ If Iran Entrenches Itself in Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that his country does not regard the Syrian regime...

June 7, 2018 12:03 pm

Israel Defense Forces: Palestinian Paramedic Whose Death Caused International Uproar Threw Gas Grenade

A Palestinian paramedic whose death caused an international uproar after she was killed during riots...

June 7, 2018 11:28 am

Riot Breaks Out at Eritrean Demonstration Against Violence in South Tel Aviv

JNS.org - An demonstration of Eritrean migrants in South Tel Aviv against violence erupted into rioting...

June 10, 2018 10:06 am

IDF Calls Surprise Drill on Northern Border

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces called up thousands of ‎reservists on Sunday as part of a surprise exercise in ‎the Golan Heights on Israel’s border...

June 8, 2018 3:18 pm

Continued Presence of PLO Office in Washington, DC Is ‘Violation of US Law,’ Members of Congress Declare

Two prominent members of the US Congress have urged Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Attorney General Jeff Sessions to close down the PLO's office in...

June 8, 2018 2:45 pm

Palestinians Attack Israeli Forces With Guns and Grenades as Gaza Border Riots Continue

Violent riots continued on the Gaza border on Friday, with Israel saying terrorists attacked its forces with guns and grenades. Four Palestinians were killed in...

June 8, 2018 1:49 pm

Tel Aviv Pride Parade Draws 250,000 Israelis, Foreigners

Revelers toting rainbow flags flooded Tel Aviv on Friday for an annual lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender parade. The beachfront procession drew some 250,000 locals and...

June 8, 2018 8:42 am

Hardline Iranian Parliament Speaker Attacks Israel in ‘Quds Day’ Address

The hardline speaker of Iran's parliament, Ali Larijani, said on Friday that security in the Middle East could be threatened if Tehran was further pressured by...

June 7, 2018 2:10 pm

Senior Adviser to PA President Abbas Reiterates Denial of Historic Jewish Link to Jerusalem, Land of Israel

A senior adviser to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has urged Arab and Muslim nations to stand firm in denying that there is any historical...

June 7, 2018 12:51 pm

Netanyahu: Assad Regime ‘Not Immune’ If Iran Entrenches Itself in Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that his country does not regard the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad as “immune” if it allows Iran to...

June 7, 2018 12:03 pm

Israel Defense Forces: Palestinian Paramedic Whose Death Caused International Uproar Threw Gas Grenade

A Palestinian paramedic whose death caused an international uproar after she was killed during riots on the Gaza border was caught on video throwing a...

June 7, 2018 11:28 am

Riot Breaks Out at Eritrean Demonstration Against Violence in South Tel Aviv

JNS.org - An demonstration of Eritrean migrants in South Tel Aviv against violence erupted into rioting on Wednesday, leaving four people injured, one seriously. The clashes erupted...

June 7, 2018 11:12 am

Message of Terror Victim’s Mother Goes Viral on Anniversary of Murder

JNS.org - A message written by Rina Ariel, the mother of murdered Israeli teenager Hallel Yaffa Ariel, went viral on social media in Israel on Thursday,...

June 7, 2018 11:02 am

Israeli Study Shows Sperm Counts Decline Under Stress

JNS.org - An Israeli study conducted on Israeli men during and immediately after two wars between Israel and Gaza has proven that feelings of prolonged stress...

June 7, 2018 9:50 am

Netanyahu Asks for May’s Help in ‘Rolling Back’ Iranian Aggression in Mideast

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked for British Prime Minister Theresa May’s help in how to “roll back Iran’s aggression” in the Middle East. Netanyahu...

June 7, 2018 8:50 am

No Withdrawal of Russian Forces From Syria, Putin Tells National TV Audience

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Moscow was not planning to withdraw from Syria for now, adding that the military would stay there for...

June 7, 2018 8:44 am

Israeli Attractions: Baram Synagogue

JNS.org - Close to the Lebanese border in the upper Galilee is the Baram National Park, located on the Sasa-Bar’am road route 899, which is home to...

Culture

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Features

Amid F-35 Expectations, the F-16 Remains the Backbone of Israel’s Air Power

JNS.org - Despite the excitement and expectations generated by the arrival of the...

Making Beautiful Food and Music: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Trip to Israel

JNS.org - A delegation of 60 donors from the Philadelphia Jewish Federation traveled to...

Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

World

Trump’s Support of Israel Shouldn’t Excuse Child Separation Pol...

The former head of the Anti-Defamation League has bluntly addressed the conflicting emotions within the US Jewish community over President Donald Trump's...

Opinion

The Situation in Germany Is Deteriorating for Jews — and Everyone

"The twelve years of national socialist rule was a speck of bird poop compared to the more than thousand years of Germany's glorious past." This graphic statement was made by Alexander...

Middle East

HRW: Saudi Arabia Arrests More Women’s Rights Activists

Saudi Arabia detained two more women's rights advocates earlier this month and imposed a travel ban on several others in an ongoing crackdown in the conservative Muslim kingdom, Human Rights...

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