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‘We Support Palestinian Resistance,’ Qatar’s Emir Assures Iranian President

Qatar's emir highlighted the Gulf nation's support for the "Palestinian resistance" during a phone call on Monday with the Iranian President Hasan Rouhani. In quotations...

June 18, 2018 2:34 pm

Top British Diplomat Calls Out UN Human Rights Council for ‘Disproportionate’ Focus on Israel

The UN Human Rights Council’s focus on Israel is “disproportionate and damaging to the cause of peace,” Britain’s top diplomat said in remarks at a gathering of the Geneva-based body on Monday. UK Foreign Secretary Boris...

Trump Disapproval and Drop in Foreign Investment Among Fears Raised by South African Diplomats Over Potential Israel Embassy Downgrade

Senior diplomats in South Africa are reported to be at "loggerheads" with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) over plans to downgrade the South African Embassy in Israel. Fear of an angry reaction from US President Donald Trump, along with...

Netanyahu Gets Impromptu Visit From Head of Indonesia’s Largest Muslim Organization

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu got an impromptu meeting with the leader of Indonesia’s largest Muslim organization. Yahya Cholil Staquf, secretary general of the 60-million member Nahdlatul Ulama, visited with Netanyahu at his office in...

June 18, 2018 11:20 am

Report: Hezbollah Rejects Russian Request to Withdraw From Syrian Positions

JNS.org - Hezbollah, the Lebanon-based Shi’ite terrorist organization, has rejected Russian demands to withdraw its forces...

June 18, 2018 11:13 am

IDF Targets Gaza ‘Terror Kite’ Leader After More Fire Damage

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces targeted a leader in the Gaza campaign to fly incendiary...

June 18, 2018 10:58 am

Knesset Approves and Passes Life-Saving ‘Camel Law’

JNS.org - The Law Requiring Identification and Registration of Livestock, which passed its final Knesset approval...

June 18, 2018 10:52 am

Kremlin: Putin, Netanyahu Agree to Boost Israel-Russia Coordination in Syria

JNS.org - Russia’s President Vladimir Putin agreed to strengthen coordination on Syria with Israeli Prime Minister...

June 18, 2018 10:47 am

Turkish Prime Minister Terms Israel’s Eurovision Win an ‘Imperialistic ‎Ruse’

JNS.org - With the presidential and parliamentary elections in ‎Turkey only a week away, Turkish Prime...

June 18, 2018 2:34 pm

‘We Support Palestinian Resistance,’ Qatar’s Emir Assures Iranian President

Qatar's emir highlighted the Gulf nation's support for the "Palestinian resistance" during a phone call on Monday with the Iranian President Hasan Rouhani. In quotations from...

June 18, 2018 1:54 pm

Top British Diplomat Calls Out UN Human Rights Council for ‘Disproportionate’ Focus on Israel

The UN Human Rights Council’s focus on Israel is “disproportionate and damaging to the cause of peace,” Britain’s top diplomat said in remarks at a...

June 18, 2018 12:34 pm

Trump Disapproval and Drop in Foreign Investment Among Fears Raised by South African Diplomats Over Potential Israel Embassy Downgrade

Senior diplomats in South Africa are reported to be at "loggerheads" with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) over plans to downgrade the South African Embassy in Israel. Fear...

June 18, 2018 11:26 am

Netanyahu Gets Impromptu Visit From Head of Indonesia’s Largest Muslim Organization

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu got an impromptu meeting with the leader of Indonesia’s largest Muslim organization. Yahya Cholil Staquf, secretary general of the 60-million...

June 18, 2018 11:20 am

Report: Hezbollah Rejects Russian Request to Withdraw From Syrian Positions

JNS.org - Hezbollah, the Lebanon-based Shi’ite terrorist organization, has rejected Russian demands to withdraw its forces from the Lebanese-Syrian border, a prominent Syrian-rights group indicated Thursday. According...

June 18, 2018 11:13 am

IDF Targets Gaza ‘Terror Kite’ Leader After More Fire Damage

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces targeted a leader in the Gaza campaign to fly incendiary balloons and kites into Israel, according to a statement. “In recent...

June 18, 2018 10:58 am

Knesset Approves and Passes Life-Saving ‘Camel Law’

JNS.org - The Law Requiring Identification and Registration of Livestock, which passed its final Knesset approval last week by a very wide margin, requires livestock to...

June 18, 2018 10:52 am

Kremlin: Putin, Netanyahu Agree to Boost Israel-Russia Coordination in Syria

JNS.org - Russia’s President Vladimir Putin agreed to strengthen coordination on Syria with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a phone call on Friday, the Kremlin...

June 18, 2018 10:47 am

Turkish Prime Minister Terms Israel’s Eurovision Win an ‘Imperialistic ‎Ruse’

JNS.org - With the presidential and parliamentary elections in ‎Turkey only a week away, Turkish Prime Minister ‎Binali Yildirim has found a new way of discrediting...

June 18, 2018 10:43 am

1,000 Israeli Minors Protest Eviction and Destruction of Tapuach West, Days After Netiv Ha’avot

JNS.org - Hundreds of policemen and soldiers evacuated protesters from 10 buildings in Tapuach West in Samaria on Sunday, which will be demolished by order of...

June 18, 2018 10:25 am

District Court Bars UN Construction in Jerusalem Without Israel’s Permission

JNS.org - The Jerusalem District Court required the United Nations last week to freeze all new construction projects at the UNTSO’s Armon HaNatziv compound. In March 2017,...

June 18, 2018 10:24 am

Israel Says Indicts Ex-Cabinet Minister Over Alleged Spying for Iran

Israel has indicted a former cabinet minister on suspicion of spying for Iran, Israel's Shin Bet internal security service said on Monday. In a statement, the Shin Bet...

June 18, 2018 10:20 am

Classified Documents Stolen From Car of Israeli Brigade Commander

JNS.org - The car of Oz Commando Brigade Commander Col. Avi Blot was broken into on Thursday and military documents were stolen. Military police and the Shin...

June 18, 2018 10:12 am

Palestinians Launch New Round of Rockets Into Israel

JNS.org - Gaza Palestinians fired three rockets at southern Israel early Monday morning, after Israel targeted perpetrators of numerous arson attacks that have been coming from...

Culture

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about...

Features

Amid F-35 Expectations, the F-16 Remains the Backbone of Israel’s Air Power

JNS.org - Despite the excitement and expectations generated by the arrival of the...

Making Beautiful Food and Music: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Trip to Israel

JNS.org - A delegation of 60 donors from the Philadelphia Jewish Federation traveled to...

Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

World

China’s Xi Praises North Korea’s Kim for Trump Summit, Promises...

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered high praise to visiting North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Tuesday, lauding the "positive" outcome...

Israel

Jewish Man, 70, Arrested for Selling Firecrackers to Arab for Use Against I...

JNS.org - A 70-year-old Jewish Israeli man has been arrested after selling tens of thousands of fireworks to a Jerusalem Arab...

Middle East

Saudi-Led Coalition Captures Large Areas of Yemen’s Hodeidah Airport

Arab coalition troops stormed the airport in Yemen's main port Hodeidah on Tuesday and captured large areas of the compound in battles with Iran-aligned Houthis, a Yemeni military source, the...

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