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Netanyahu Urged to Lobby Trump on Future of Iran Nuclear Deal

JNS.org - Israel’s Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz urged Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday to lobby President Donald Trump to change or cancel the Iran...

September 12, 2017 2:27 pm

Israel Approves $1M in Aid to Rebuild Jewish Community Infrastructure in Houston

JNS.org - Israel’s Diaspora Affairs Ministry approved on Sunday a plan to send $1 million in emergency aid to Houston’s Jewish community following the extensive flood damage caused by Hurricane Harvey. The aid approval follows reports...

Israeli President Meets Visiting Delegation of Top Hollywood Producers and Executives

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin welcomed a delegation of leading Hollywood producers and executives at his Jerusalem residence on Sunday. The delegation included prominent Hollywood figures such as Adam Berkowitz, head of the television department at...

Netanyahu Slated to Meet Trump in New York Before Addressing UN

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday he will meet with President Donald Trump next week during his visit to New York to address the UN General Assembly. Netanyahu is slated to address the...

September 11, 2017 10:55 am

Israel Hosting Prestigious Life Sciences Conference

JNS.org - Some 1,600 molecular life scientists from more than 34 countries are gathering in Jerusalem...

September 11, 2017 10:41 am

Israel Aerospace Industries to Build US-Mexico Border Wall Prototype

An Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) subsidiary is on the shortlist to construct the new border wall between...

September 10, 2017 5:31 pm

Netanyahu Lauds Shin Bet for Foiling 70 Terror Operations in July and August

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday praised Israel’s Shin Bet (ISA) security agency for...

September 10, 2017 11:55 am

Netanyahu’s Son Sparks Controversy Over ‘Antisemitic’ Facebook Post

From an argument over dog poo to an alleged antisemitic caricature he posted on Facebook,...

September 8, 2017 2:32 pm

7,200-Year-Old-Vessel Unearthed in Israel Shows Rituality of Food Storage

JNS.org - A 7,200-year-old pottery vessel recently unearthed at the prehistoric site of Tel Tsaf in...

September 12, 2017 2:27 pm

Netanyahu Urged to Lobby Trump on Future of Iran Nuclear Deal

JNS.org - Israel’s Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz urged Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday to lobby President Donald Trump to change or cancel the Iran nuclear...

September 11, 2017 2:39 pm

Israel Approves $1M in Aid to Rebuild Jewish Community Infrastructure in Houston

JNS.org - Israel’s Diaspora Affairs Ministry approved on Sunday a plan to send $1 million in emergency aid to Houston’s Jewish community following the extensive...

September 11, 2017 2:04 pm

Israeli President Meets Visiting Delegation of Top Hollywood Producers and Executives

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin welcomed a delegation of leading Hollywood producers and executives at his Jerusalem residence on Sunday. The delegation included prominent Hollywood figures...

September 11, 2017 11:57 am

Netanyahu Slated to Meet Trump in New York Before Addressing UN

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday he will meet with President Donald Trump next week during his visit to New York to...

September 11, 2017 10:55 am

Israel Hosting Prestigious Life Sciences Conference

JNS.org - Some 1,600 molecular life scientists from more than 34 countries are gathering in Jerusalem Sept. 10-14 for the 2017 Federation of European Biochemical Societies...

September 11, 2017 10:41 am

Israel Aerospace Industries to Build US-Mexico Border Wall Prototype

An Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) subsidiary is on the shortlist to construct the new border wall between the United States and Mexico, an enormous project and long-touted...

September 10, 2017 5:31 pm

Netanyahu Lauds Shin Bet for Foiling 70 Terror Operations in July and August

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday praised Israel’s Shin Bet (ISA) security agency for thwarting more than 70 planned terror operations against soldiers and...

September 10, 2017 11:55 am

Netanyahu’s Son Sparks Controversy Over ‘Antisemitic’ Facebook Post

From an argument over dog poo to an alleged antisemitic caricature he posted on Facebook, Yair Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister’s 26-year-old son, is courting...

September 8, 2017 2:32 pm

7,200-Year-Old-Vessel Unearthed in Israel Shows Rituality of Food Storage

JNS.org - A 7,200-year-old pottery vessel recently unearthed at the prehistoric site of Tel Tsaf in Israel’s Jordan Valley is the first evidence of the ritualistic...

September 8, 2017 10:06 am

Israel’s Attorney General: Sara Netanyahu Likely to Be Indicted for Fraud

JNS.org - Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announced on Friday that pending a hearing, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife, Sara, will be indicted over alleged...

September 8, 2017 9:53 am

Lieberman: Israel Will Prevent Iran From Establishing ‘Shi’a Corridor’ in Middle East

JNS.org - Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman vowed on Thursday to prevent Iran from establishing a “Shi’a corridor” in the Middle East. He made the statement...

September 7, 2017 4:59 pm

New Data: Foreign Investment in Israel Rose 7 Percent in 2016

JNS.org - Foreign investment in Israel amounted to $12.6 billion in 2016, a 7-percent increase from the previous year, according to the Foreign Investments Authority at...

September 7, 2017 4:25 pm

Netanyahu Tells Visiting Red Cross Head of ‘Unbelievable Cruelty’ of Hamas

JNS.org - In a meeting with the head of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Jerusalem on Wednesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke...

September 7, 2017 1:30 pm

Israeli Foreign Ministry Evacuates Diplomats Ahead of Hurricane Irma’s Expected US Landfall

JNS.org - Israel’s Foreign Ministry issued a warning to Israelis residing in areas expected to be hit by Hurricane Irma, and evacuated its diplomats from the...

Features

Israel Seen as a Rising Star in Space and Satellite Technology

JNS.org - Adding to Israel’s existing reputation as the “start-up nation” and a major hub of innovation, the Jewish state is...

Israeli Medical Marijuana Goes Global

After holding its third innovation conference in Tel Aviv in March, iCAN: Israel-Cannabis -- an Israeli marijuana group -- is hosting the inaugural CannaTech UK convention on October...

Artificial Intelligence Shapes the IDF in Ways Never Imagined

JNS.org - In pop culture and science fiction, artificial intelligence (AI) is often portrayed as a threat to humanity. But in...

World

Protests by Polish Anti-Fascist Group Lead to Withdrawal of Antisemitic Fig...

One of Poland's leading anti-racist organizations has successfully prevented the continued sale of antisemitic figurines at a gift shop inside...

Opinion

Alan Dershowitz: Trump Did the Right Thing by Walking Away From UNESCO R...

This article was first published by Gatestone Institute. The State Department announced on Thursday that the United States would be withdrawing...

Middle East

US-Backed Militias Oust ISIS From Raqqa Stronghold

US-backed militias in Syria declared victory over Islamic State in its capital Raqqa on Tuesday, raising flags over the last jihadist footholds after a four-month battle. The fighting was over and...

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