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Putin Unlikely to Allay Netanyahu’s Concerns Over Iranian Presence in Syria at Upcoming Sochi Parley, Expert Says

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin this week for the first time since the Russia-US deal on a ceasefire in...

August 21, 2017 4:24 pm

Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Victim Recalls Attack, Says Terrorist Asked Him Where Bathroom Was 15 Minutes Prior

Three weeks after being critically wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist at a supermarket in Yavne, Niv Nehemiah has spoken to the media for the first time about the experience. In a written interview published by...

Israel’s Tahal Awarded $176 Million Development Project in Zambia

JNS.org - The Israeli infrastructure company Tahal, a subsidiary of Kardan, has been awarded a $176 million project by the government of Zambia for the development of a large-scale agriculture and water project. The wide-ranging project will...

Shell in Talks to Pump Israeli and Cypriot Natural Gas to Egypt

JNS.org - Royal Dutch Shell is reportedly seeking to purchase natural gas from Israel and Cyprus, and to deliver the gas to Egypt. Shell is currently in private discussions to purchase natural gas from Israel’s Leviathan offshore...

August 21, 2017 11:18 am

Officials From Largest US Islamic Charity Promote Antisemitism on Social Media

JNS.org - Senior officials working for Islamic Relief, the largest Muslim charity in the US, have...

August 21, 2017 11:15 am

Ritual Baths Excavated at Destroyed Great Synagogue of Vilna

JNS.org - A team of Israeli, Lithuanian and American archaeologists has unearthed the remains of two...

August 21, 2017 11:00 am

New Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Rail Line Undergoes First Test Run

JNS.org - The highly anticipated Tel Aviv-Jerusalem railway embarked on its maiden voyage Sunday, in the...

August 21, 2017 10:40 am

Israeli Delegation Reportedly Fails to Secure US Guarantees on Syria

JNS.org - Israeli government officials have expressed “grave concern” after a high-level defense delegation from the...

August 21, 2017 10:32 am

Police Extend Hunt for Suspect Behind Barcelona Terrorist Attack Across Europe

The hunt for the main suspect in the Barcelona terrorist attack has been extended to other European...

August 21, 2017 4:24 pm

Putin Unlikely to Allay Netanyahu’s Concerns Over Iranian Presence in Syria at Upcoming Sochi Parley, Expert Says

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin this week for the first time since the Russia-US deal on a ceasefire in southwestern Syria...

August 21, 2017 3:48 pm

Yavne Supermarket Stabbing Victim Recalls Attack, Says Terrorist Asked Him Where Bathroom Was 15 Minutes Prior

Three weeks after being critically wounded by a knife-wielding Palestinian terrorist at a supermarket in Yavne, Niv Nehemiah has spoken to the media for the...

August 21, 2017 11:38 am

Israel’s Tahal Awarded $176 Million Development Project in Zambia

JNS.org - The Israeli infrastructure company Tahal, a subsidiary of Kardan, has been awarded a $176 million project by the government of Zambia for the development...

August 21, 2017 11:27 am

Shell in Talks to Pump Israeli and Cypriot Natural Gas to Egypt

JNS.org - Royal Dutch Shell is reportedly seeking to purchase natural gas from Israel and Cyprus, and to deliver the gas to Egypt. Shell is currently in...

August 21, 2017 11:18 am

Officials From Largest US Islamic Charity Promote Antisemitism on Social Media

JNS.org - Senior officials working for Islamic Relief, the largest Muslim charity in the US, have promoted antisemitism, according to new evidence uncovered by the Middle...

August 21, 2017 11:15 am

Ritual Baths Excavated at Destroyed Great Synagogue of Vilna

JNS.org - A team of Israeli, Lithuanian and American archaeologists has unearthed the remains of two mikvahs (ritual baths) used by congregants at the Great Synagogue...

August 21, 2017 11:00 am

New Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Rail Line Undergoes First Test Run

JNS.org - The highly anticipated Tel Aviv-Jerusalem railway embarked on its maiden voyage Sunday, in the first successful test run of the new rail link connecting...

August 21, 2017 10:40 am

Israeli Delegation Reportedly Fails to Secure US Guarantees on Syria

JNS.org - Israeli government officials have expressed “grave concern” after a high-level defense delegation from the Jewish state met with US officials in Washington, DC, last...

August 21, 2017 10:32 am

Police Extend Hunt for Suspect Behind Barcelona Terrorist Attack Across Europe

The hunt for the main suspect in the Barcelona terrorist attack has been extended to other European countries, a Catalan government official has said. Police said on Monday...

August 21, 2017 10:16 am

Trump to Unveil Afghanistan Strategy in Televised Address

President Donald Trump will give a nationally televised address Monday night to unveil his strategy for the long-running war in Afghanistan, the White House said,...

August 21, 2017 9:54 am

10 Sailors Missing, 5 Injured After US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Singapore

The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of Singapore and the...

August 21, 2017 9:48 am

Organizers of Annual Holocaust Commemoration Slam Racial Justice March On Yom Kippur As ‘Monumental Injustice’ Against Jews

The organizers of an annual Holocaust commemoration that culminates with a procession at the site of the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland have strongly criticized...

August 21, 2017 9:36 am

Report: Bannon Pushed for Moving Embassy to Jerusalem, Boycotted Meeting With ‘Terrorist’ Abbas

JNS.org - In the wake of former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon’s ousting, reports detailing his views on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict have started to emerge. Bannon...

August 21, 2017 9:23 am

US Skywatchers Gear Up for Spectacular Solar Eclipse

Skywatchers in the United States are preparing for the spectacular sight of a total solar eclipse. The Moon is set to pass in front of the Sun,...

Culture

Jay-Z Refutes Accusations of Antisemitic Lyrics: ‘It Was an Exaggeration’

Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z has slammed claims that lyrics on his recently released album included...

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Iconic Jewish Comic Jerry Lewis Following His Death at Age 91

A number of celebrities shared tributes to comedic legend Jerry Lewis, who died...

Israel’s Sam Spiegel School Named One of World’s Best Film Academies

The Sam Spiegel Film & Television School has been named one of the...

Features

Jewish Beard Growers Strive to Be the Face of Global Facial Hair Showdown

JNS.org - Visitors to the Otto Weidt Workshop for the Blind Museum in Berlin often meet Haim...

With Kurdistan, Israel May Gain ‘Stable, Tolerant’ Ally in Fight Against Islamic Extremism

JNS.org - During the last several years, Israel has witnessed the crumbling...

Netanyahu and Putin to Hold Syria Talks, Amid Iranian Threat

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday in the Russian resort city of...

World

Shia Imam in Southern California Restates Belief That Israel ‘Finance...

A prominent Shia Muslim imam in California is sticking defiantly with his allegation that Israel finances and arms ISIS --...

Israel

Israel Expresses Solidarity with Finland After Country’s First Islamic Te...

JNS.org - The Israeli Foreign Ministry expressed solidarity with the Finnish people on Monday, several days after the European nation experienced...

Middle East

Hezbollah Says It Carried Out Drone Attack Against Islamic State on Lebanon...

JNS.org - Hezbollah said it has used a drone to strike an Islamic State position along the Lebanon-Syria border, in a...

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