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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...

December 30, 2016 1:44 pm

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 on the organization's terror enterprise, the Shin Bet security agency...

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 Tehran regime-aligned Tasnim news agency reported. A day after US Secretary...

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 agency revealed Tuesday. The report found that, this year, Arab Members of...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

December 24, 2016 9:07 am

Hijackers Surrender After Threat to Blow Up Libyan Plane

Two hijackers diverted a Libyan commercial plane to Malta on Friday and threatened to blow it up with hand grenades before surrendering, Maltese authorities and...

December 23, 2016 9:03 am

Airbus, Iran Finalize Deal for 100 Planes; Delivery to Begin in Coming Months

Airbus and Iran Air have finalized a deal for 100 planes worth billions of dollars seen as an important boost for Iran's post-sanctions economy. Under the...

December 22, 2016 12:47 pm

IDF Official Confirms Hezbollah Using American Military Equipment in Syrian War

JNS.org - A senior officer in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has confirmed that the Lebanon-based terror group Hezbollah is using American-made military equipment to fight in...

December 21, 2016 5:52 am

Moroccan King Attends Historic Synagogue Inauguration in Casablanca

JNS.org - Morocco’s King Mohammed VI attended the inauguration of the historic Ettedgui Synagogue and the adjacent El Mellah Jewish Museum last week in Casablanca. The ceremony...

December 20, 2016 12:39 pm

Iranian Atomic Energy Official: Islamic Republic’s Nuclear Program in Better Shape Since Forging of Deal With World Powers

The second-in-command of Iran’s atomic energy agency (AEOI) declared on Tuesday that the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program was in better shape since the forging of the Joint...

Culture

Israeli Investors Increasingly Turning to US Real Estate

Israel has become one of the largest foreign investors in US commercial real estate over the past few years, and considering...

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...

Opinion

New York Times Israel Coverage Is Literally Worse Than Al Jazeera’s

Just how bad is the New York Times coverage of Israel these days? How about this for an answer: worse than Al Jazeera. “Plan approved for 2,500 new settler homes in...

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