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Report: Hezbollah Rejects Moscow-Ankara-Brokered Syria Ceasefire Deal Over Turkish Demand for Withdrawal of All Foreign Fighters

Sources in Lebanon told the London-based pan-Arab daily Al-Arab that Hezbollah has rejected the Russia-Turkey-mediated ceasefire agreement for the Syrian civil war, the Hebrew news site nrg reported...

January 1, 2017 8:41 pm

Report: East Jerusalem Christmas Tree Decorated With Photos of Palestinian ‘Martyrs’ Killed While Attempting to Murder Jews Attracts Enthusiastic Visitors, Including Greek Orthodox Archbishop

A Christmas tree in east Jerusalem decorated with photos of Arab “martyrs” killed while committing terrorist attacks against Jews has been attracting prominent Arab Muslims and Christians, Israel’s Channel 2 reported on Sunday. According to the report, one...

Israeli Teen Among Dead in Istanbul Nightclub Shooting Attack on New Year’s Eve

An Israeli teenager was killed in the shooting attack at an Istanbul club during New Year festivities. The victim, who earlier was reported missing, was identified Sunday morning as 19-year-old Lian Zaher Nasser from the Arab...

Tally of Iran Sanctions Relief Includes More Than $10 Billion in Cash, Gold

In the three years since a preliminary nuclear deal was struck with Iran, Tehran has received more than $10 billion in sanctions relief from around the world in the form of cash and gold, according...

December 31, 2016 9:05 am

Report: Russian-Brokered Cease-Fire in Syria Holding Despite Minor Violations

A nationwide Syrian cease-fire brokered by Russia and Turkey that went into effect at midnight...

December 30, 2016 1:44 pm

Israeli Foreign Ministry: Iran Played ‘Pivotal Role’ in Aleppo Offensive, Mass Executions and Humanitarian Crisis

Iranian-backed Shi'ite fighters played a “pivotal role” in the recent offensive in the Syrian city...

December 30, 2016 11:19 am

Hamas Operative Provides IDF With Intelligence on Terror Tunnels

JNS.org - A Hamas operative arrested by security forces after crossing the Gaza Strip border...

December 29, 2016 9:29 pm

Iranian Revolutionary Guards Spokesman: Settlements Will Spark War That Will Lead to Israel’s Destruction

Ongoing Israeli settlement construction will spark a war that will lead to the Jewish state’s...

December 29, 2016 8:47 am

Report: Arab Lawmakers Increasingly Visiting Palestinian Security Prisoners

JNS.org - Arab members of the Israeli Knesset have been increasing their visits to Palestinian...

January 1, 2017 8:41 pm

Report: Hezbollah Rejects Moscow-Ankara-Brokered Syria Ceasefire Deal Over Turkish Demand for Withdrawal of All Foreign Fighters

Sources in Lebanon told the London-based pan-Arab daily Al-Arab that Hezbollah has rejected the Russia-Turkey-mediated ceasefire agreement for the Syrian civil war, the Hebrew news site nrg reported on...

January 1, 2017 12:58 pm

Report: East Jerusalem Christmas Tree Decorated With Photos of Palestinian ‘Martyrs’ Killed While Attempting to Murder Jews Attracts Enthusiastic Visitors, Including Greek Orthodox Archbishop

A Christmas tree in east Jerusalem decorated with photos of Arab “martyrs” killed while committing terrorist attacks against Jews has been attracting prominent Arab Muslims and Christians,...

January 1, 2017 12:41 pm

Israeli Teen Among Dead in Istanbul Nightclub Shooting Attack on New Year’s Eve

An Israeli teenager was killed in the shooting attack at an Istanbul club during New Year festivities. The victim, who earlier was reported missing, was identified...

December 31, 2016 12:08 pm

Tally of Iran Sanctions Relief Includes More Than $10 Billion in Cash, Gold

In the three years since a preliminary nuclear deal was struck with Iran, Tehran has received more than $10 billion in sanctions relief from around...

December 31, 2016 9:05 am

Report: Russian-Brokered Cease-Fire in Syria Holding Despite Minor Violations

A nationwide Syrian cease-fire brokered by Russia and Turkey that went into effect at midnight was holding Friday despite minor violations, marking a potential breakthrough...

December 30, 2016 1:44 pm

Israeli Foreign Ministry: Iran Played ‘Pivotal Role’ in Aleppo Offensive, Mass Executions and Humanitarian Crisis

Iranian-backed Shi'ite fighters played a “pivotal role” in the recent offensive in the Syrian city of Aleppo and the consequent humanitarian crisis there, the Israeli...

December 30, 2016 11:19 am

Hamas Operative Provides IDF With Intelligence on Terror Tunnels

JNS.org - A Hamas operative arrested by security forces after crossing the Gaza Strip border into Israel has provided the defense establishment with valuable intelligence...

December 29, 2016 9:29 pm

Iranian Revolutionary Guards Spokesman: Settlements Will Spark War That Will Lead to Israel’s Destruction

Ongoing Israeli settlement construction will spark a war that will lead to the Jewish state’s “complete destruction,” an Iranian military official said on Thursday, the...

December 29, 2016 8:47 am

Report: Arab Lawmakers Increasingly Visiting Palestinian Security Prisoners

JNS.org - Arab members of the Israeli Knesset have been increasing their visits to Palestinian security prisoners, a new report by Israel’s Shin Bet security...

December 28, 2016 10:39 am

In Five-Day Military Exercise, Iran Threatens to Down Trespassing Aircraft

Iran has kicked off a five-day large scale military exercise in the country’s southern region warning that civilian and military aircraft risk being shot down...

December 27, 2016 12:32 pm

Report: Hamas Drone Engineer Allegedly Assassinated by Mossad for Developing Unmanned Suicide Seacraft to Blow Up Israel’s Off-Shore Gas Rigs

The assassination of Hamas drone engineer Mohammed Alzoari in Tunisia earlier this month -- widely attributed to Mossad agents -- was spurred by his work to...

December 27, 2016 10:54 am

Iran’s Currency Hits Record Low Ahead of Trump Inauguration

Iran's rial hit a record low against the U.S. dollar on Monday in a sign of concern about the country's ability to attract foreign money...

December 26, 2016 11:04 am

Iran Boasts Negotiating to Pay Half Price for New Boeing Planes in Deal Worth $16 Billion

Iran said on Sunday it had negotiated to pay only about half the announced price for 80 new Boeing airliners in an order that the...

December 24, 2016 1:08 pm

Clarifications to Iran Deal Grant Some Breathing Room on Uranium Stock

Iran and the major powers with which it reached a landmark nuclear accord in 2015 have agreed on clarifications that diplomats say will reduce the...

Culture

In Beit Shemesh, American-Israeli Baseball Fans Will Get Their Field of Dreams

JNS.org - On an unseasonably warm Friday in early January, the tune of “Take...

10 Things to Know About Israel’s Tourism Sector

JNS.org - Some 2.9 million people visited Israel last year, a 3.6 percent increase from 2015. Earlier this week, Israel’s Ministry of Tourism...

World Nations Glean Emergency-Response Expertise From Israel’s Magen David Adom

JNS.org - Amid the rise in global terror attacks, countries around the world are...

Features

What Will Trump’s Presidency Mean for US Ties With Israel’s Peaceful Arab Neighbors?

JNS.org - The upcoming Donald Trump presidency likely means a sharp break...

Israel’s German-Made Submarines Engulfed by Controversy, Shrouded in Secrecy

JNS.org - Silently cruising in the depths of the seas, the Israeli Navy’s growing...

IDF Welcomes Soldier With Cerebral Palsy

JNS.org -- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has welcomed its newest member, a soldier with cerebral palsy, as part of the military’s...

World

In Secret Recording, Participants at ‘Students for Justice in Palesti...

In a never-before-released recording obtained by The Algemeiner of part of a closed-door anti-Zionist student conference at Virginia's George Mason University in...

Israel

IDF Marks Martin Luther King Day With Video of Soldiers Spreading Civil Rig...

In honor of Martin Luther King Day on Monday, the Israel Defense Forces produced a video clip reiterating the assassinated civil rights...

Opinion

How Zionists Helped Destroy Segregation in Baltimore

After a year when Jewish and African-American relations were strained by the Black Lives Matter's denunciation of Israel and other uncomfortable incidents, it’s worth recalling a little-known episode that points to the kind...

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