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Palestinians Slam Knesset Bill Barring Mosques’ Use of Loudspeaker Systems

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority (PA) warned Monday that a new Israeli Knesset bill that would bar public places of worship from using loudspeakers for...

November 14, 2016 2:24 pm

Report: Senior Iranian Cleric Warns President-Elect Trump ‘Not to Play Around’ With Tehran; Says Democrats, Republicans Both in ‘Service of Zionists’

A senior Iranian cleric warned US President-elect Donald Trump during prayers on Friday "not [to] play around with Iran," and vowed that the Islamic Republic would "resist until our last breath” if any actions not...

United Nations: ISIS Massacring Mosul Civilians as Troops Advance

Islamic State militants have summarily killed scores of civilians in the Iraqi city of Mosul in recent days, sometimes using children as executioners, and have used chemical agents against Iraqi and Kurdish troops, United Nations officials said...

Top Iranian General Admits Tehran Supplied Hezbollah With Missiles to Use Against Israel

Iran’s top general said the Islamic Republic set up a missile factory in Syria which transferred supplies to Hezbollah to use in the 2006 war against Israel. “Iran established the missile industry for Syria in Aleppo...

November 10, 2016 5:01 pm

Iran Expert: Islamic Republic Fears It Could Be the ‘Big Loser’ From Trump’s Victory

Iran fears it could be the “big loser” from Donald Trump’s surprising victory over Hillary...

November 10, 2016 11:02 am

Atomic Energy Agency Accuses Iran of Violating Nuclear Deal for Second Time

Iran has exceeded a soft limit on sensitive material set under its nuclear deal with...

November 10, 2016 9:08 am

Hamas: Moroccan Journalists’ Israel Visit ‘Crime Against Our People’

JNS.org - The Palestinian terror group Hamas has condemned a visit by several Moroccan journalists to...

November 8, 2016 2:13 pm

Palestinians Call US Election ‘Choice Between Stupid and Evil,’ as Arab World Dismisses Presidential Powers, Attacks American Foreign Policy

The presidential election underway in the United States is a contest between “evil and stupid,...

November 8, 2016 1:45 pm

Israel ‘Greatest Threat to Humanity,’ Iranian FM Tells Palestinian Terrorist Leaders in Beirut

Israel is the greatest threat to humanity, Iran’s top diplomat said on Tuesday, during a...

November 14, 2016 2:24 pm

Palestinians Slam Knesset Bill Barring Mosques’ Use of Loudspeaker Systems

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority (PA) warned Monday that a new Israeli Knesset bill that would bar public places of worship from using loudspeakers for calls...

November 13, 2016 4:58 pm

Report: Senior Iranian Cleric Warns President-Elect Trump ‘Not to Play Around’ With Tehran; Says Democrats, Republicans Both in ‘Service of Zionists’

A senior Iranian cleric warned US President-elect Donald Trump during prayers on Friday "not [to] play around with Iran," and vowed that the Islamic Republic...

November 12, 2016 12:41 pm

United Nations: ISIS Massacring Mosul Civilians as Troops Advance

Islamic State militants have summarily killed scores of civilians in the Iraqi city of Mosul in recent days, sometimes using children as executioners, and have used...

November 11, 2016 12:26 pm

Top Iranian General Admits Tehran Supplied Hezbollah With Missiles to Use Against Israel

Iran’s top general said the Islamic Republic set up a missile factory in Syria which transferred supplies to Hezbollah to use in the 2006 war...

November 10, 2016 5:01 pm

Iran Expert: Islamic Republic Fears It Could Be the ‘Big Loser’ From Trump’s Victory

Iran fears it could be the “big loser” from Donald Trump’s surprising victory over Hillary Clinton in Tuesday’s presidential election, an expert on the Islamic...

November 10, 2016 11:02 am

Atomic Energy Agency Accuses Iran of Violating Nuclear Deal for Second Time

Iran has exceeded a soft limit on sensitive material set under its nuclear deal with major powers, the U.N. atomic watchdog said on Wednesday, hours...

November 10, 2016 9:08 am

Hamas: Moroccan Journalists’ Israel Visit ‘Crime Against Our People’

JNS.org - The Palestinian terror group Hamas has condemned a visit by several Moroccan journalists to Israel, calling their trip a “crime against our people.” “In the...

November 8, 2016 2:13 pm

Palestinians Call US Election ‘Choice Between Stupid and Evil,’ as Arab World Dismisses Presidential Powers, Attacks American Foreign Policy

The presidential election underway in the United States is a contest between “evil and stupid, [and] and you can choose which is which,” a Palestinian...

November 8, 2016 1:45 pm

Israel ‘Greatest Threat to Humanity,’ Iranian FM Tells Palestinian Terrorist Leaders in Beirut

Israel is the greatest threat to humanity, Iran’s top diplomat said on Tuesday, during a meeting in Beirut with leaders of Palestinian terrorist groups. According to...

November 8, 2016 12:50 pm

Palestinians to Open Museum Dedicated to Late PLO Chief Arafat

JNS.org - The Palestinians are set to open a museum Wednesday dedicated to arch-terrorist Yasser Arafat. The museum, which cost about $7 million to build, is located...

November 8, 2016 9:00 am

Report: Palestinians to Demand ‘Return’ of Dead Sea Scrolls

JNS.org - The Palestinian Authority is reportedly preparing to demand that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) force Israel to “return” the Dead...

November 7, 2016 11:00 am

Report: Foreign Leasing Company to Finance Iranian Purchase of Airbus Jets

Iran has reached a deal with a foreign leasing company to finance the first 17 jets it plans to buy from Airbus (AIR.PA), breaking a...

November 6, 2016 11:53 am

With Mosul Operation Underway, US-Backed Forces Set Sights on ISIS ‘Capital’ Raqqa

A US-led joint task force has acknowledged a push launched by Syrian militia groups Sunday to liberate Raqqa, the de facto capital of the ISIS...

November 5, 2016 1:00 pm

Iran Now Commands 25,000 Shi’a Fighters in Syria, Israeli Official Says

JNS.org - Iran now commands a force of tens of thousands of Shi'a fighters in Syria, an Israeli official said in a briefing Wednesday. "This is a foreign...

Culture

Members of India’s ‘Lost Tribe’ of Jews Visit Auschwitz for the First Time

JNS.org - Members of India’s so-called “lost tribe” of Jews visited Auschwitz...

Features

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

Baptist Pastor Unearths His Father’s Holocaust Heroism in Wartime Diaries

JNS.org -- Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds never spoke about his experiences as a prisoner...

World

Europe Police Reveal Which Nations ISIS Could Target Next

The Islamic State group is likely to carry out new attacks in the European Union in the near future, probably targeting countries that are members of the US-led coalition fighting...

Israel

Jewish Agency, Boston Philanthropies Distribute Aid to Haifa Fire Victims

JNS.org - The heads of the Jewish Agency and Boston’s Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) visited Haifa Wednesday to distribute aid funds to victims of last week’s wildfires. “In these trying times, the...

Opinion

Note to Israelis: America Is Not Racist

Since Donald Trump won the US presidential election last month, Israelis have been engaged in a heated debate about how the victory of the billionaire businessman who gets into fights...

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