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Palestinian Terrorists Arrested With Knives at Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs

JNS.org - A 16-year-old Palestinian terrorist was arrested Monday in possession of a knife outside of Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs, one of the holiest...

November 27, 2017 12:44 pm

Uber Banned From Operating in Israel

JNS.org - The Tel Aviv District Court ruled that Uber must end its rideshare services in Israel as of Nov. 29 following an appeal brought by the app’s competitor Gett, as well as the Israel Taxi...

Tennessee Imam Accuses ‘Zionists’ of Designs on Sacred Islamic Shrine in Mecca

A conspiracy theory-laden sermon by a Tennessee imam warning that "Zionists" are planning to destroy Islam's most revered site came to light on Sunday, four months after the remarks were originally delivered. "Today, if we lose Jerusalem – know that...

Lebanese PM Hariri Condemns Hezbollah Interference Against ‘Arab Brothers’

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has warned Hezbollah, Iran's paramilitary terrorist proxy in the country, against interfering in conflicts in the wider region. Addressing the Higher Islamic Council, the official body for Lebanon's Sunni Muslims, on Saturday, Hariri...

November 26, 2017 12:28 pm

Jewish Artist Apologizes for ‘Thoughtless Act’ Following Outrage Over Antisemitic Graffiti on Jewish-Owned Stores in Marseille

  Update, November 27: Since this report based on French media sources was published, the French newspaper...

November 26, 2017 12:21 pm

Israel ‘Stands Shoulder to Shoulder With Egypt’ After Massive Terror Attack in Sinai

JNS.org - Israeli leaders were quick to offer messages of support over the weekend, after...

November 26, 2017 11:58 am

Netanyahu Laments Resignation of Health Minister Litzman Over Shabbat Construction

Shabbat is important to the government, as are the “needs of all citizens of Israel,...

November 24, 2017 3:21 pm

US Calls on Pakistan to Arrest Freed Terrorist Leader Accused of November 2008 Mumbai Atrocities

The US expressed horror on Friday over the release by Pakistan this week of Hafiz...

November 24, 2017 3:11 pm

Egyptian Leader El-Sisi Vows ‘Brute Force’ Against Terrorists After Sinai Mosque Slaughter

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi  pledged to use “brute force against that small band of extremist...

November 27, 2017 12:44 pm

Palestinian Terrorists Arrested With Knives at Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs

JNS.org - A 16-year-old Palestinian terrorist was arrested Monday in possession of a knife outside of Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs, one of the holiest sites...

November 27, 2017 12:40 pm

Uber Banned From Operating in Israel

JNS.org - The Tel Aviv District Court ruled that Uber must end its rideshare services in Israel as of Nov. 29 following an appeal brought by...

November 26, 2017 1:28 pm

Tennessee Imam Accuses ‘Zionists’ of Designs on Sacred Islamic Shrine in Mecca

A conspiracy theory-laden sermon by a Tennessee imam warning that "Zionists" are planning to destroy Islam's most revered site came to light on Sunday, four months after the remarks...

November 26, 2017 1:25 pm

Lebanese PM Hariri Condemns Hezbollah Interference Against ‘Arab Brothers’

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has warned Hezbollah, Iran's paramilitary terrorist proxy in the country, against interfering in conflicts in the wider region. Addressing the Higher Islamic Council,...

November 26, 2017 12:28 pm

Jewish Artist Apologizes for ‘Thoughtless Act’ Following Outrage Over Antisemitic Graffiti on Jewish-Owned Stores in Marseille

  Update, November 27: Since this report based on French media sources was published, the French newspaper La Provence has reported that the graffiti was sprayed by...

November 26, 2017 12:21 pm

Israel ‘Stands Shoulder to Shoulder With Egypt’ After Massive Terror Attack in Sinai

JNS.org - Israeli leaders were quick to offer messages of support over the weekend, after at least 235 people were killed by terrorists at a...

November 26, 2017 11:58 am

Netanyahu Laments Resignation of Health Minister Litzman Over Shabbat Construction

Shabbat is important to the government, as are the “needs of all citizens of Israel, including the need for safe and continuous transportation,” Prime Minister...

November 24, 2017 3:21 pm

US Calls on Pakistan to Arrest Freed Terrorist Leader Accused of November 2008 Mumbai Atrocities

The US expressed horror on Friday over the release by Pakistan this week of Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of the November 2008 terrorist attacks in...

November 24, 2017 3:11 pm

Egyptian Leader El-Sisi Vows ‘Brute Force’ Against Terrorists After Sinai Mosque Slaughter

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi  pledged to use “brute force against that small band of extremist terrorists” following a bomb and gun attack on a mosque in...

November 24, 2017 1:38 pm

Sunni Arab States Will Abandon Israel as US Abandoned the Kurds, Leading Israeli National Security Analyst Warns

One of Israel's leading national security analysts has urged caution in assessing a potential alliance between the Jewish state and the conservative Sunni Arab countries,...

November 24, 2017 1:25 pm

Israel’s Health Minister Resigns Following Objection to Shabbat Road Work

Acting on the behest of his leader, Hasidic Ger Rebbe Yaakov Aryeh Alter, Ya'akov Litzman (United Torah Judaism) announced Friday he will resign as health minister on...

November 23, 2017 2:01 pm

Israel Intercepts Massive Gaza-Bound Explosives Shipment

JNS.org - Israel prevented a shipment containing several tons of explosives from reaching the Gaza Strip, the Israeli Defense Ministry revealed on Wednesday. The shipment was intercepted...

November 23, 2017 1:02 pm

60 Percent of Israel’s Arabs are ‘Proud’ to be Israeli, New Poll Shows

JNS.org - Seventy-three percent of Israel’s Arabs feel a sense of belonging in the Jewish state and 60 percent are proud to be Israelis, according to...

November 23, 2017 12:59 pm

Israel Arrests Hamas Terror Tunnel Operative

JNS.org - Israeli security forces recently arrested a Hamas operative who had infiltrated into Israel through a terror tunnel, the country’s defense establishment revealed Thursday. Majdi Muhammad...

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

White House: In Any Peace Deal, Western Wall Will Remain Part of Israel

Senior Trump administration officials outlined their view Friday that Jerusalem’s Western Wall ultimately will be declared a part of Israel, in another declaration sure to enflame passions among Palestinians and...

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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