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Palestinian Terrorist Who Murdered British Student to Receive Monthly PA Stipend

JNS.org - The Palestinian terrorist who murdered a British student in Jerusalem earlier this month will receive a stipend of approximately $1,000 per month from...

April 26, 2017 1:15 pm

Iranian Opposition Group: Tehran Violating JCPOA With Covert Nukes Research at Site Off-Limits to Inspectors

Iran is cheating on its historical deal with the US by secretly conducting research into nuclear weapons components such as bomb triggers and enriched uranium, the main Iranian opposition group said Friday. The regime is doing...

Report: Obama Whitewashed Terror, Nuclear Proliferation Ties of Iranian ‘Businessmen’ He Freed

When President Barack Obama announced the “one-time gesture” of releasing Iranian-born prisoners who “were not charged with terrorism or any violent offenses” last year, his administration presented the move as a modest trade-off for the...

Report: Veteran Palestinian Terrorist Who Commanded Infamous 1987 Hang Glider Attack Killed in Syria

A veteran Palestinian terrorist who commanded an infamous 1987 attack in northern Israel was killed in Syria over the weekend in a military strike that was attributed by some Syrian media outlets to the IDF,...

April 23, 2017 8:29 am

Lebanese Prime Minister Asks UN to Help on Permanent Ceasefire With Israel

JNS.org - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri asked the United Nations Friday for help in forging...

April 22, 2017 9:34 am

Israeli Army Strikes Syria After Three Mortars Hit Golan Heights

The IDF announced on Friday evening that it had attacked the sources of three mortars...

April 20, 2017 3:51 pm

Hezbollah Commander Guides Journalists on Tour of Israeli Border Defenses, Says ‘We’re Not Afraid of War’

A Hezbollah commander on Thursday guided a group of journalists on a tour of the...

April 20, 2017 1:50 pm

Hezbollah Deputy Says Terror Group Has Deterred Israel From ‘Foolish’ War

JNS.org - Israel has been deterred by Hezbollah and it would be “foolish and reckless” for...

April 20, 2017 10:59 am

Israeli Defense Officials Find Evidence Syria Still Has Chemical Weapons

Syria still has up to three tons of chemical weapons, Israeli defense officials said Wednesday...

April 26, 2017 1:15 pm

Palestinian Terrorist Who Murdered British Student to Receive Monthly PA Stipend

JNS.org - The Palestinian terrorist who murdered a British student in Jerusalem earlier this month will receive a stipend of approximately $1,000 per month from the...

April 25, 2017 10:21 am

Iranian Opposition Group: Tehran Violating JCPOA With Covert Nukes Research at Site Off-Limits to Inspectors

Iran is cheating on its historical deal with the US by secretly conducting research into nuclear weapons components such as bomb triggers and enriched uranium,...

April 25, 2017 10:02 am

Report: Obama Whitewashed Terror, Nuclear Proliferation Ties of Iranian ‘Businessmen’ He Freed

When President Barack Obama announced the “one-time gesture” of releasing Iranian-born prisoners who “were not charged with terrorism or any violent offenses” last year, his...

April 24, 2017 2:17 pm

Report: Veteran Palestinian Terrorist Who Commanded Infamous 1987 Hang Glider Attack Killed in Syria

A veteran Palestinian terrorist who commanded an infamous 1987 attack in northern Israel was killed in Syria over the weekend in a military strike that...

April 23, 2017 8:29 am

Lebanese Prime Minister Asks UN to Help on Permanent Ceasefire With Israel

JNS.org - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri asked the United Nations Friday for help in forging a permanent cease-fire with Israel, ending what he called the...

April 22, 2017 9:34 am

Israeli Army Strikes Syria After Three Mortars Hit Golan Heights

The IDF announced on Friday evening that it had attacked the sources of three mortars fired into the northern Golan Heights earlier that day. Friday afternoon,...

April 20, 2017 3:51 pm

Hezbollah Commander Guides Journalists on Tour of Israeli Border Defenses, Says ‘We’re Not Afraid of War’

A Hezbollah commander on Thursday guided a group of journalists on a tour of the Israel-Lebanon border, according to media reports. “This is occupied Palestinian land,”...

April 20, 2017 1:50 pm

Hezbollah Deputy Says Terror Group Has Deterred Israel From ‘Foolish’ War

JNS.org - Israel has been deterred by Hezbollah and it would be “foolish and reckless” for the Jewish state to launch a military campaign on its...

April 20, 2017 10:59 am

Israeli Defense Officials Find Evidence Syria Still Has Chemical Weapons

Syria still has up to three tons of chemical weapons, Israeli defense officials said Wednesday in the first specific intelligence assessment of President Bashar Assad’s...

April 20, 2017 10:23 am

Sisters From Gaza Accused of Smuggling Explosives Into Israel Disguised as Cancer Medicine

JNS.org - Israel foiled an attempt by two Palestinian sisters from Gaza to smuggle explosives disguised as cancer medicine into the coastal territory at the...

April 19, 2017 8:51 am

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Terror Attack on Egyptian Monastery

JNS.org - The Islamic State terror group claimed responsibility for a terror attack at St. Catherine’s Monastery in the Egyptian Sinai late Tuesday. The attack killed...

April 17, 2017 9:46 am

Turkish President Erdogan Wins Referendum to Greatly Expand Powers

JNS.org - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared victory in a controversial referendum held Sunday designed to vastly expand his powers. While official election results...

April 17, 2017 7:44 am

Christians in Jerusalem Mark Easter; Holiday Observances in Egypt Tense Following Palm Sunday Terror

JNS.org - Thousands of Christian pilgrims attended the annual Holy Fire ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem Saturday as Egyptian churches marked...

April 16, 2017 8:32 pm

Palestinian Police Detain Elite IDF Soldiers During Undercover Operation

JNS.org - Two undercover combat soldiers from an elite IDF unit were exposed and detained by Palestinian security forces in Nablus on Saturday in the midst...

Features

After 130 Years, Poughkeepsie’s Jews Get an Eruv

JNS.org - In the rich, nearly 130-year history of the organized Jewish community in Poughkeepsie, NY, pushing a stroller or...

Holocaust Survivors’ Grandchildren Keep Stories Alive With Help of Vast Archives

JNS.org - As the world marks Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) this week, staffers...

On Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, Educating the Next Generation

JNS.org - As Sunday evening approached in Israel, stores and businesses shuttered early while the...

World

British Parliamentary Candidate Suspended Over Wildly Antisemitic Social Me...

Britain's Liberal Democrat Party has suspended one of its candidates in the forthcoming June 8 General Election over a series...

Israel

Israeli Female Entrepreneurs Talk About What Makes ‘Silicon Wadi̵...

In a video published by Mercedes-Benz on YouTube last week, three Israeli female entrepreneurs talked about the Jewish state's start-up...

Opinion

Invest in BDS — Boycotted Companies Make Lots of Money

Yesterday, Caterpillar announced much better financial results than were anticipated, and its stock price rose by nearly 8%. I half-jokingly tweeted that a smart investor should look carefully at any company that BDSers want to boycott,...

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