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European Parliament Members Urge End to EU Financial Ties With BDS Advocates

More than 60 members of the European Parliament have signed a letter to Federica Mogherini, the EU's Foreign Affairs Representative, demanding an end to...

November 28, 2017 1:40 pm

No Laughs for Ken Livingstone As Fury Greets Announcement of West End Theater Show for Former London Mayor Accused of Antisemitism

The former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone – long regarded as a foe of Britain's Jewish community for his incendiary attacks on Zionism – was at the center of a new controversy on Tuesday after...

Hezbollah Chieftain Nasrallah a ‘Target’ for Israel in ‘Next War in Lebanon,’ IDF General Says

The head of Hezbollah, Iran's proxy Shia terrorist organization in Lebanon, will be a "target" for Israel in a future war on its northern border, an IDF General has stated in an interview with reporters in the...

Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman Insists There’s No Iranian Military Presence in Syria, Contradicting Netanyahu

Israel's Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman appeared to contradict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's warnings of a burgeoning Iranian military presence in Syria in an interview with the Yedioth Ahronoth news outlet published Tuesday in which he...

November 28, 2017 11:12 am

6-Year-Old Israeli Boy With Rare Disease Seeks Lifesaving Treatment

JNS.org - The family of 6-year-old Israeli boy Shalev Bokovza, who was diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy...

November 28, 2017 11:02 am

Rivlin Invites Prince Harry and Fiancee Meghan Markle to Honeymoon in Israel

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Monday congratulated the UK’s Prince Harry and his fiancee...

November 28, 2017 10:40 am

New Maritime Iron Dome System Declared Operational by IDF

JNS.org - A new maritime version of the Iron Dome missile defense system has been declared...

November 28, 2017 1:00 am

Netanyahu Departs for Kenya to Meet With 11 African Heads of State

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday departed for a one-day visit to Kenya,...

November 27, 2017 7:29 pm

New School Professor Attacks Forthcoming Appearance by BDSer Linda Sarsour on Antisemitism Panel

A leading professor at New York's New School who describes herself as a liberal has...

November 28, 2017 1:40 pm

European Parliament Members Urge End to EU Financial Ties With BDS Advocates

More than 60 members of the European Parliament have signed a letter to Federica Mogherini, the EU's Foreign Affairs Representative, demanding an end to EU...

November 28, 2017 12:52 pm

No Laughs for Ken Livingstone As Fury Greets Announcement of West End Theater Show for Former London Mayor Accused of Antisemitism

The former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone – long regarded as a foe of Britain's Jewish community for his incendiary attacks on Zionism – was...

November 28, 2017 11:42 am

Hezbollah Chieftain Nasrallah a ‘Target’ for Israel in ‘Next War in Lebanon,’ IDF General Says

The head of Hezbollah, Iran's proxy Shia terrorist organization in Lebanon, will be a "target" for Israel in a future war on its northern border, an...

November 28, 2017 11:20 am

Israeli Defense Minister Lieberman Insists There’s No Iranian Military Presence in Syria, Contradicting Netanyahu

Israel's Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman appeared to contradict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's warnings of a burgeoning Iranian military presence in Syria in an interview with...

November 28, 2017 11:12 am

6-Year-Old Israeli Boy With Rare Disease Seeks Lifesaving Treatment

JNS.org - The family of 6-year-old Israeli boy Shalev Bokovza, who was diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) at 6 months old, has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise...

November 28, 2017 11:02 am

Rivlin Invites Prince Harry and Fiancee Meghan Markle to Honeymoon in Israel

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Monday congratulated the UK’s Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle on their engagement, and invited the couple to...

November 28, 2017 10:40 am

New Maritime Iron Dome System Declared Operational by IDF

JNS.org - A new maritime version of the Iron Dome missile defense system has been declared operational by the IDF following months of testing. “Today, the Naval...

November 28, 2017 1:00 am

Netanyahu Departs for Kenya to Meet With 11 African Heads of State

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday departed for a one-day visit to Kenya, where he will meet with 11 African heads of state. Although...

November 27, 2017 7:29 pm

New School Professor Attacks Forthcoming Appearance by BDSer Linda Sarsour on Antisemitism Panel

A leading professor at New York's New School who describes herself as a liberal has denounced the college for its plans to host BDS activist...

November 27, 2017 7:21 pm

US Jewish Organizations Condemn Islamist Massacre at Egyptian Mosque

US Jewish organizations roundly condemned Friday's massacre at an Egyptian mosque in northern Sinai, in which more than 300 people were murdered by up to...

November 27, 2017 4:26 pm

UN Secretary-General Guterres Urged to ‘Repudiate Anti-Israel Hate’ Ahead of 70th Anniversary of Partition Resolution

A prominent Israeli research organization that tracks the role of the UN and international NGOs in promoting the demonization of Israel is urging UN Secretary-General...

November 27, 2017 1:01 pm

New Medical School at Ariel University Seeks to Address Israel’s Doctor Shortage

JNS.org - Samaria-based Ariel University is due to present detailed plans for a new medical school to the Council for Higher Education (CHE) in Israel. The...

November 27, 2017 12:56 pm

Amazon Set to Shake Up Israeli Retail Market With New Local Shipping Center

JNS.org - The online retail giant Amazon is preparing to set up a shipping center in Israel, a move that could potentially shake up commerce in...

November 27, 2017 12:50 pm

Court Freezes Demolition of Illegal Arab Construction in Jerusalem

JNS.org - The Jerusalem District Court issued an order to freeze the planned demolition of illegal structures in an Arab neighborhood in the northernmost part of...

Features

Fatah Continues Promoting Violent Protests Over Jerusalem Announcement

Fatah continues encouraging Palestinians to engage in violent protests and "continue the intifada"...

New Jet Is a Game-Changer for Israeli Air Force

JNS.org - After being deemed combat capable earlier this month, the F-35 “Adir” stealth fighter jet promises to create system-wide change in...

Arab Street Outraged by Jerusalem Decision, but Governments Have Other Concerns

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was overwhelmingly rejected...

World

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Heckled as ‘Liar,’ Amid Ongoing ...

British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was called a "liar" during his speech at the UK Jewish Labour Movement’s Hanukkah...

Opinion

The Story of Joseph, Hanukkah — and Finding the Light

Although ancient Egypt and ancient Greece coexisted for well over a millennium, they were different in almost every respect. Egyptian civilization emerged at the dawn of human history and continued...

December 15, 2017 11:56 am
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Middle East

Interfaith Delegation From Bahrain Visits Israel, Draws Criticism in Arab W...

JNS.org - An interfaith delegation from Bahrain is visiting Israel during Hanukkah in an unprecedented trip. On Tuesday night, the group attended...

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