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Iran’s Role in Temple Mount Clashes Revealed

JNS.org - The recent clashes in and around the Temple Mount were fueled in part by the Iranian government, Palestinian sources told Israel Hayom this...

August 2, 2017 10:27 am

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Find New Route to Funnel Weapons to Yemen Rebels

Iran's Revolutionary Guards have started using a new route across the Gulf to funnel covert arms shipments to their Houthi allies in Yemen's civil war, sources familiar with the matter have told Reuters. In March, regional...

Arab Man Confesses to Killing Jewish Girlfriend to Support ‘Release of Palestinian Prisoners’

JNS.org - A Palestinian man has confessed to slaying his pregnant Israeli girlfriend, 29-year-old Michal Halimi, after she went missing two months ago. Police said the killer, Muhammad Harouf, admitted his guilt after an investigation into...

Abbas in Talks With Hamas to End Electricity Crisis, Restore PA Control of Gaza

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas has initiated talks with the Gaza-ruling terror group Hamas to lift sanctions on the organization, end its electricity crisis and restore PA control of Gaza, Arab media...

August 1, 2017 9:21 am

Report: Iran Claims New US Sanctions Breach Nuclear Deal

Iran has complained to the Joint Commission of the JCPOA (not UN Security Council) about...

July 31, 2017 5:09 pm

Jordanian Leak of Israeli Guard’s Identity Prompts Family to Flee Home

JNS.org - The family of the Israeli security guard who was recently attacked at the Israeli...

July 31, 2017 3:27 pm

Infamous Assassinated Hezbollah Terror Mastermind Imad Mughniyeh Revealed as Founder of Iran-Backed Shia Militias in Iraq

One of the most historically-feared architects of Iran's terror network in Lebanon has been named as a...

July 31, 2017 9:55 am

Thousands Rally in Istanbul Against Israeli Security Measures in Jerusalem

JNS.org - Thousands of supporters of a conservative Turkish political party held rallies in Istanbul...

July 31, 2017 9:37 am

Saudi Arabia Calls Demand for Internationalization of Muslim Holy Sites a ‘War Against the Kingdom’

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister called what he said was Qatar's demand for an internationalization of...

August 2, 2017 10:27 am

Iran’s Role in Temple Mount Clashes Revealed

JNS.org - The recent clashes in and around the Temple Mount were fueled in part by the Iranian government, Palestinian sources told Israel Hayom this week. The...

August 2, 2017 10:19 am

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Find New Route to Funnel Weapons to Yemen Rebels

Iran's Revolutionary Guards have started using a new route across the Gulf to funnel covert arms shipments to their Houthi allies in Yemen's civil war,...

August 2, 2017 9:24 am

Arab Man Confesses to Killing Jewish Girlfriend to Support ‘Release of Palestinian Prisoners’

JNS.org - A Palestinian man has confessed to slaying his pregnant Israeli girlfriend, 29-year-old Michal Halimi, after she went missing two months ago. Police said the...

August 1, 2017 11:15 am

Abbas in Talks With Hamas to End Electricity Crisis, Restore PA Control of Gaza

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas has initiated talks with the Gaza-ruling terror group Hamas to lift sanctions on the organization, end its...

August 1, 2017 9:21 am

Report: Iran Claims New US Sanctions Breach Nuclear Deal

Iran has complained to the Joint Commission of the JCPOA (not UN Security Council) about sanctions the United States imposed on Iran in July, saying...

July 31, 2017 5:09 pm

Jordanian Leak of Israeli Guard’s Identity Prompts Family to Flee Home

JNS.org - The family of the Israeli security guard who was recently attacked at the Israeli embassy compound in Jordan last week has fled its home...

July 31, 2017 3:27 pm

Infamous Assassinated Hezbollah Terror Mastermind Imad Mughniyeh Revealed as Founder of Iran-Backed Shia Militias in Iraq

One of the most historically-feared architects of Iran's terror network in Lebanon has been named as a key contributor to the growth of the Tehran-backed Shia militias that now wield...

July 31, 2017 9:55 am

Thousands Rally in Istanbul Against Israeli Security Measures in Jerusalem

JNS.org - Thousands of supporters of a conservative Turkish political party held rallies in Istanbul Sunday to protest Israel’s now-removed bolstered security measures at the...

July 31, 2017 9:37 am

Saudi Arabia Calls Demand for Internationalization of Muslim Holy Sites a ‘War Against the Kingdom’

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister called what he said was Qatar's demand for an internationalization of the Muslim hajj pilgrimage a declaration of war against the...

July 30, 2017 12:47 pm

Iraqis Declare Support for Israel in Social Media Messages to Netanyahu Spokesperson

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's spokesperson for the Arab media reported on Sunday that he had received several messages on social media from Iraqi citizens...

July 30, 2017 11:41 am

Iran Vows to Continue Missile Program, Condemns New US Sanctions

A defiant Iran vowed on Saturday to press ahead with its missile program and condemned new US sanctions, as tensions rise after the West hardened...

July 28, 2017 1:09 pm

At Amman Protest, Hundreds of Jordanians Call for Cancellation of Peace Treaty With Israel

Several hundred Jordanian protesters held a demonstration near the Israeli Embassy in Amman on Friday where they called for the cancellation of the Hashemite kingdom’s...

July 28, 2017 11:32 am

Jordan’s King Slams Netanyahu’s ‘Showmanship,’ Says Israeli Security Guard Must Face ‘Justice’

JNS.org - Jordan’s King Abdullah II slammed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s “political showmanship” regarding the controversy over an Israeli security guard who was recently attacked near...

July 28, 2017 9:45 am

US Says Iran Missile Test Breaches UN Security Council Resolution

Iran successfully tested a rocket that can deliver satellites into orbit, state television reported on Thursday, an action the United States said breaches a UN...

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But in her new book, Julius Rosenwald: Repairing...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Features

The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...

World

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Jews Have ‘Special Obligation’ to Support ...

One of the most prominent Western champions of Kurdish national rights has praised Monday's referendum on independence as the expression of a "just"...

Israel

Netanyahu Delays Settlement Planning Committee Meeting Ahead of Greenblatt ...

JNS.org - Ahead of the arrival of Jason Greenblatt, the Trump administration’s international negotiations representative, in the Middle East this week,...

Opinion

UK Newspaper Runs Op-ed Promoting Palestinian Propaganda

Former PLO adviser Diana Buttu has a history of not telling the truth about Israel. During interviews in the early-to-mid 2000s, Buttu claimed (to several media outlets) that “between the period of 1997...

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