Wednesday, October 18th | 28 Tishri 5778

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe

Israel

‘The Jewish People Know What It Is to Struggle for an Independent Homeland:’ Israelis of All Stripes Embrace Kurdish Vote on Independence

As five million Kurds in northern Iraq prepare for Monday's historic referendum on independence, Israelis from across the political spectrum continue to embrace the...

September 24, 2017 5:54 pm

Israel Condemns Latest Iranian Ballistic Missile Test as ‘Provocation’

JNS.org - Israel has condemned Iran’s latest ballistic missile test as a “provocation” amid growing concerns over the Islamic Republic’s behavior and US threats to end the 2015 landmark nuclear deal with world powers. On Saturday, Iran...

Netanyahu Calls for Security Cabinet Meeting After Iran Tests Missile Capable of Reaching Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday called a special meeting of his security cabinet following Iran’s testing of a ballistic missile that can reach Israel over the weekend. The missile test, along with efforts to get...

Israel Closes West Bank, Gaza Strip for Rosh Hashanah

The IDF announced on Tuesday that it will put in place a closure of the West Bank and Gaza Strip beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, ahead of the holiday of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish...

September 20, 2017 12:13 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu Nixes High Court Request to Reconsider Freeze of Western Wall Egalitarian Prayer Deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has rejected a request by the High Court of Justice...

September 20, 2017 11:05 am

Israeli Security Services Uncover, Dismantle 8-Member Terrorist Cell in Jerusalem

An eight-man terrorist cell in Jerusalem nicknamed the “Ghosts of Silwan” was uncovered and dismantled...

September 20, 2017 10:57 am

Israeli Rescue Teams on the Ground in Earthquake-Stricken Mexico, Netanyahu Orders Relief Aid

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered humanitarian aid and assistance to Mexico following...

September 19, 2017 1:34 pm

Israel’s Southern Wall Proves 100 Percent Effective in Preventing Infiltrations

JNS.org - Not a single infiltration from the Sinai Peninsula into Israel was recorded over the...

September 19, 2017 9:57 am

Netanyahu Says He Offered Trump a Way to Fix Iran Nuclear Deal

In a briefing with reporters, Netanyahu said that the Iranian issue was dealt with in...

September 24, 2017 5:54 pm

‘The Jewish People Know What It Is to Struggle for an Independent Homeland:’ Israelis of All Stripes Embrace Kurdish Vote on Independence

As five million Kurds in northern Iraq prepare for Monday's historic referendum on independence, Israelis from across the political spectrum continue to embrace the prospect...

September 24, 2017 11:54 am

Israel Condemns Latest Iranian Ballistic Missile Test as ‘Provocation’

JNS.org - Israel has condemned Iran’s latest ballistic missile test as a “provocation” amid growing concerns over the Islamic Republic’s behavior and US threats to end...

September 24, 2017 11:25 am

Netanyahu Calls for Security Cabinet Meeting After Iran Tests Missile Capable of Reaching Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday called a special meeting of his security cabinet following Iran’s testing of a ballistic missile that can reach Israel...

September 21, 2017 9:55 am

Israel Closes West Bank, Gaza Strip for Rosh Hashanah

The IDF announced on Tuesday that it will put in place a closure of the West Bank and Gaza Strip beginning at 12:01 a.m. on...

September 20, 2017 12:13 pm

Israeli PM Netanyahu Nixes High Court Request to Reconsider Freeze of Western Wall Egalitarian Prayer Deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has rejected a request by the High Court of Justice to implement the Western Wall agreement on an egalitarian prayer...

September 20, 2017 11:05 am

Israeli Security Services Uncover, Dismantle 8-Member Terrorist Cell in Jerusalem

An eight-man terrorist cell in Jerusalem nicknamed the “Ghosts of Silwan” was uncovered and dismantled by Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency), police and the Border...

September 20, 2017 10:57 am

Israeli Rescue Teams on the Ground in Earthquake-Stricken Mexico, Netanyahu Orders Relief Aid

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered humanitarian aid and assistance to Mexico following the major 7.1-magnitude earthquake that struck the country on Tuesday. “Israel...

September 19, 2017 1:34 pm

Israel’s Southern Wall Proves 100 Percent Effective in Preventing Infiltrations

JNS.org - Not a single infiltration from the Sinai Peninsula into Israel was recorded over the past 12 months, Israel’s Population and Immigration Authority reported on...

September 19, 2017 9:57 am

Netanyahu Says He Offered Trump a Way to Fix Iran Nuclear Deal

In a briefing with reporters, Netanyahu said that the Iranian issue was dealt with in depth, and that both Jerusalem and Washington see the issue...

September 19, 2017 9:56 am

Israel Shoots Down Drone Over Golan Heights Border With Syria

JNS.org - The IDF on Tuesday intercepted and destroyed an Iranian-made unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operated by the Lebanese terror organization Hezbollah that entered the...

September 18, 2017 12:20 pm

One of World’s Top Cycling Races to Open in Israel Next Year

JNS.org - In a historic first, the prestigious Giro d’Italia race, one of cycling’s top events, will open in Israel next year. The Giro, which began in...

September 18, 2017 10:04 am

Rivlin Slams ‘Unacceptable’ Legitimacy Given to Iran Amid Calls for Israel’s Destruction

President Reuven Rivlin told members of the diplomatic corps on Monday that it is unacceptable for Iran to be given ever more legitimacy while it continues to...

September 17, 2017 11:48 am

Israel’s Envoy to UN Begins Term as General Assembly Vice President

JNS.org - Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon began his term as vice president of the UN General Assembly on Wednesday as the body’s...

September 17, 2017 11:42 am

Israeli Defense Minister Supports High Court Ruling Nixing Haredi Draft Exemption

JNS.org - A day after Israel’s High Court of Justice canceled the country’s law that exempts Haredi Jews from compulsory IDF service while studying in yeshiva,...

Features

Israeli Program Helps Aspiring High-Tech Entrepreneurs

JNS.org - As a teenager, Asher Dale created a phone application called “Three Good Things -- A Happiness Journal.” The app sends...

From Start-Up Nation to Ramp-Up Nation: Israel’s New Approach to Innovation

JNS.org - Dan Senor and Saul Singer’s 2009 book, Start-Up Nation: The Story of...

Hamas’ Promise to End Terror Is Seen as ‘Highly Unlikely’

JNS.org - Under the new unity deal brokered last week between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) ruling Fatah party, Hamas...

World

Argentina Offered to Supply Iran With Nuclear Technology as Part of Cover-U...

Argentina offered to supply Iran with nuclear expertise and technology, as part of a secret pact exonerating the Tehran regime...

Opinion

Remembering Monty Hall

Monty Hall, the former host and co-originator of Let’s Make a Deal, passed away on September 30. I had the honor of visiting Hall at his rather unassuming Beverly Hills home a few...

October 18, 2017 12:32 pm
0

Middle East

During Visit to Syrian Capital, Iran’s Military Chief Vows to Confront Is...

JNS.org - During a visit to Damascus on Wednesday for talks with Syrian officials, Iran’s military chief vowed to confront Israel and...

Algemeiner.com