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Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Sidelined at UN General Assembly, as World Deals With Other Crises

They took the stage, one after the other, two aging actors in a long-running drama that has begun to lose its audience. As the...

September 23, 2016 10:39 am
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Syria Launches Offensive to Recapture Aleppo, Ignoring US Calls for Ceasefire

Violence surged in Syria on Thursday as Syria’s government made it clear it has no intention of abiding by US calls for the restoration of the failed US-Russian cease-fire deal. Late Thursday night, the Syrian army...

Evidence of Ancient Jewish Presence Found in Jordanian Church

JNS.org - A menorah carving found in a 1,400-year-old Byzantine church in Jordan provides the first substantial evidence of Jewish presence in the ancient city of Abila, long thought to have a Jewish population, Haaretz reported. The...

New Iranian Threat to Israel: ‘We Will Turn Tel Aviv and Haifa Into Dust’

Iran demonstrated once again on Wednesday that its animus toward Israel has not abated in the wake of the nuclear agreement it reached last year with six world powers. Reuters reported that a banner on the...

September 21, 2016 10:50 am
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Iran Parades Latest Weapons, Tells US to Leave Persian Gulf

Iran marked the anniversary of its 1980 invasion by Iraq by showing off its latest...

September 19, 2016 3:46 pm
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Iranian Commander: Islamic Republic’s Military Might Brought World Powers to Nuclear Negotiating Table; Iran Can Target All of Enemies’ Vital Interests

The head of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps declared that it was his country’s military...

September 19, 2016 11:11 am
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Al-Aqsa Mosque Cleric Prays for Destruction of America, Russia (VIDEO)

JNS.org - A Palestinian Muslim cleric prayed for Allah to “vanquish America and Russia” in an...

September 17, 2016 10:16 pm
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Iran’s Ahmadinejad Plans Political Comeback Ahead of 2017 Presidential Elections

Despite presidential elections still eight months away in Iran, potential candidates have been making their...

September 16, 2016 5:11 pm
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Former Israel Envoy to Moscow: Despite Cooperation in Syria, Russia Does Not Trust Iran as Foreign Policy Partner

Despite its cooperation with Iran in Syria, Russia does not fully trust the Islamic Republic...

September 23, 2016 10:39 am
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Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Sidelined at UN General Assembly, as World Deals With Other Crises

They took the stage, one after the other, two aging actors in a long-running drama that has begun to lose its audience. As the Israeli...

September 23, 2016 10:17 am
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Syria Launches Offensive to Recapture Aleppo, Ignoring US Calls for Ceasefire

Violence surged in Syria on Thursday as Syria’s government made it clear it has no intention of abiding by US calls for the restoration of...

September 23, 2016 9:37 am
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Evidence of Ancient Jewish Presence Found in Jordanian Church

JNS.org - A menorah carving found in a 1,400-year-old Byzantine church in Jordan provides the first substantial evidence of Jewish presence in the ancient city of...

September 21, 2016 11:07 am
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New Iranian Threat to Israel: ‘We Will Turn Tel Aviv and Haifa Into Dust’

Iran demonstrated once again on Wednesday that its animus toward Israel has not abated in the wake of the nuclear agreement it reached last year...

September 21, 2016 10:50 am
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Iran Parades Latest Weapons, Tells US to Leave Persian Gulf

Iran marked the anniversary of its 1980 invasion by Iraq by showing off its latest ships and missiles and telling the United States not to...

September 19, 2016 3:46 pm
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Iranian Commander: Islamic Republic’s Military Might Brought World Powers to Nuclear Negotiating Table; Iran Can Target All of Enemies’ Vital Interests

The head of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps declared that it was his country’s military might that brought world powers to the negotiating table over the...

September 19, 2016 11:11 am
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Al-Aqsa Mosque Cleric Prays for Destruction of America, Russia (VIDEO)

JNS.org - A Palestinian Muslim cleric prayed for Allah to “vanquish America and Russia” in an address last week at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque, the Jerusalem Post...

September 17, 2016 10:16 pm
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Iran’s Ahmadinejad Plans Political Comeback Ahead of 2017 Presidential Elections

Despite presidential elections still eight months away in Iran, potential candidates have been making their moves early as they take on the challenge to deseat...

September 16, 2016 5:11 pm
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Former Israel Envoy to Moscow: Despite Cooperation in Syria, Russia Does Not Trust Iran as Foreign Policy Partner

Despite its cooperation with Iran in Syria, Russia does not fully trust the Islamic Republic as a partner in its foreign policy endeavors, according to...

September 15, 2016 12:05 pm
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Top Iranian Official Rattles Saber Over US Military Presence in Persian Gulf, Says Israel ‘Should Be Watched Closely’

A top Tehran regime official dismissed on Thursday Washington’s concerns about a spate of incidents in the Persian Gulf involving Iranian and US military forces,...

September 14, 2016 9:45 pm
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Top Iranian Military Official Issues Threat: US Forces Must Leave Persian Gulf Region ‘Before Any Problem Arises’

US military forces must leave the Persian Gulf region “before any problem arises,” a top Iranian military official warned, the regime-aligned news agency Tasnim reported...

September 14, 2016 7:00 am
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Israeli Nuclear Expert: Once JCPOA Expires, Iran Will Be Able to Produce Deliverable Nuclear Weapon Within Weeks (INTERVIEW)

Loopholes in the nuclear agreement reached last year between six world powers and Iran permit the Islamic Republic to go ahead with activities that will...

Features

Middle East Reporting Through the Eyes of an Evangelical Christian

JNS.org - Despite the increasing number of terror attacks in the United States, for...

Israel’s National Baseball Team Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Athletes

Members of Israel's national baseball team, which on Sunday won the qualifying tournament for the 2017...

World

UNICEF Says Boko Haram Responsible for 75,000 Starving Children

JNS.org - The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said that up to 75,000 Nigerian children could starve to death due to conditions created by the Islamist terrorist organization Boko Haram, the Associated...

Israel

Shimon Peres Buried in Jerusalem’s Mount Herzl, Israeli and World Lea...

JNS.org - Shimon Peres was laid to rest Friday in a state service held at Mount Herzl, Israel’s national cemetery...

Opinion

Who Is a Jew? And Who Gets to Decide?

Since Israel's founding in 1948, one of its most contentious problems has been trying to define "Who is a Jew?" The premise behind Israel’s creation was to provide Jews with a country...

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