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Argentine Judge Orders Ex-Foreign Minister At Heart of AMIA Bombing Cover-Up to Remain Under House Arrest

An Argentine judge has denied a request to release former Foreign Minister Hector Timerman from a preventative detention order imposed on him last week, following a...

December 12, 2017 3:47 pm

Controversial Shabbat Bill Passes First Reading in Israeli Knesset

JNS.org - The Israeli Knesset on Tuesday approved a controversial bill that would limit commerce on Shabbat. The legislation passed its first reading in a 59-54 vote and will now head to the Knesset’s Internal Affairs...

Anti-Israel Students Spread Jew Hatred at McMaster University: ‘Hitler Should Have Took You All’

Anti-Israel students at McMaster University in Ontario, Canada have published multiple social media posts praising Adolf Hitler, demonizing Jews, and glorifying terrorist organizations, The Algemeiner has learned. Dozens of individuals affiliated with the campus group Solidarity...

African National Congress to Push for Shutdown of South African Embassy in Israel at Major Party Conference

South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) is pushing for a major downgrade of the country's full diplomatic relations with Israel ahead of its key national conference later this week. Delegates to the five-day meeting -- which...

December 12, 2017 11:34 am

Hamas Threatens to Make Israel ‘Pay a Price,’ Amid Latest Gaza Flare-Up

JNS.org - The IDF struck several of the Hamas terror group’s positions in the northern Gaza Strip...

December 12, 2017 11:23 am

Israel Arrests Would-Be Palestinian Terrorist at Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron

JNS.org - A 17-year-old Palestinian terrorist was arrested by the Israeli Border Police on Tuesday in...

December 12, 2017 11:18 am

Guatemalan Lawmakers Ask Their President to Move Embassy to Jerusalem

JNS.org - Ten representatives from the Guatemalan Congress sent a letter to President Jimmy Morales last...

December 12, 2017 9:57 am

New York Charges Times Square Bomb Suspect With Terrorism; Official Says Attacker Watched ISIS Propaganda Online

New York officials on Tuesday said they charged a Bangladeshi man with terrorism, accusing him...

December 12, 2017 9:08 am

Wife of Beleaguered Alabama Republican Senate Candidate Tries to Refute Antisemitism Claims: ‘One of Our Attorneys Is a Jew’

Kayla Moore -- the wife of beleaguered Alabaman Republican Senate Candidate Roy Moore -- tried...

December 12, 2017 3:47 pm

Argentine Judge Orders Ex-Foreign Minister At Heart of AMIA Bombing Cover-Up to Remain Under House Arrest

An Argentine judge has denied a request to release former Foreign Minister Hector Timerman from a preventative detention order imposed on him last week, following a federal...

December 12, 2017 3:40 pm

Controversial Shabbat Bill Passes First Reading in Israeli Knesset

JNS.org - The Israeli Knesset on Tuesday approved a controversial bill that would limit commerce on Shabbat. The legislation passed its first reading in a 59-54...

December 12, 2017 2:45 pm

Anti-Israel Students Spread Jew Hatred at McMaster University: ‘Hitler Should Have Took You All’

Anti-Israel students at McMaster University in Ontario, Canada have published multiple social media posts praising Adolf Hitler, demonizing Jews, and glorifying terrorist organizations, The Algemeiner...

December 12, 2017 1:53 pm

African National Congress to Push for Shutdown of South African Embassy in Israel at Major Party Conference

South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) is pushing for a major downgrade of the country's full diplomatic relations with Israel ahead of its key...

December 12, 2017 11:34 am

Hamas Threatens to Make Israel ‘Pay a Price,’ Amid Latest Gaza Flare-Up

JNS.org - The IDF struck several of the Hamas terror group’s positions in the northern Gaza Strip on Monday night, after several rockets were launched from the...

December 12, 2017 11:23 am

Israel Arrests Would-Be Palestinian Terrorist at Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron

JNS.org - A 17-year-old Palestinian terrorist was arrested by the Israeli Border Police on Tuesday in possession of a knife at the entrance to Hebron’s Cave...

December 12, 2017 11:18 am

Guatemalan Lawmakers Ask Their President to Move Embassy to Jerusalem

JNS.org - Ten representatives from the Guatemalan Congress sent a letter to President Jimmy Morales last Friday asking him to relocate the country’s embassy in Israel...

December 12, 2017 9:57 am

New York Charges Times Square Bomb Suspect With Terrorism; Official Says Attacker Watched ISIS Propaganda Online

New York officials on Tuesday said they charged a Bangladeshi man with terrorism, accusing him of setting off a pipe bomb a day earlier in...

December 12, 2017 9:08 am

Wife of Beleaguered Alabama Republican Senate Candidate Tries to Refute Antisemitism Claims: ‘One of Our Attorneys Is a Jew’

Kayla Moore -- the wife of beleaguered Alabaman Republican Senate Candidate Roy Moore -- tried on Monday to deflect antisemitism claims against the two. "Fake news...

December 12, 2017 8:52 am

Hundreds of Thousands in Israel Mourn Death of Prominent 104-Year-Old Ultra-Orthodox Rabbi

Hundreds of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews crammed into the streets of a Tel Aviv suburb on Tuesday to mourn a 104-year-old rabbi who had significantly...

December 12, 2017 8:04 am

Two Islamic Jihad Members Dead in Gaza Blast, Israeli Military Denies Involvement

Two Palestinian Islamic Jihad members riding on a motorcycle in the Gaza Strip were killed in an explosion on Tuesday, health officials said. Israel's military denied accounts...

December 11, 2017 4:16 pm

German Chancellor Leads Condemnation of Antisemitic Outrages in Wake of US Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday condemned the angry antisemitic demonstrations that broke out in various cities in her country in recent days following President...

December 11, 2017 4:14 pm

Palestinians Pushing UN Security Council to Reverse US Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

JNS.org - The Palestinians are pushing the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to demand that the US reverse its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. At an emergency...

December 11, 2017 2:37 pm

White House: Palestinians ‘Walking Away’ From Peace Talks by Snubbing Pence

JNS.org - The Trump administration said Sunday that the Palestinian Authority (PA) is “walking away” from peace talks after PA President Mahmoud Abbas declined to meet...

Features

Reform Jews Support Israel at Convention, but Some Question Timing of Jerusalem Move

Jacobs was addressing the record-breaking 6,000 Reform Jews gathered in Boston for the...

Israeli Deterrence Holds Against Iran in Syria — For Now

JNS.org - A recent surge in alleged Israeli strikes on targets in Syria appears to suggest a new Israeli urgency to...

Some on Israeli Left Slant Right Amid Changing Political Map

JNS.org - Avi Gabbay, a leader of Israel’s political left -- and presumably one of the top challengers to Prime Minister...

World

McMaster University Reviewing ‘Disturbing’ Social Media Posts by Studen...

McMaster University in Ontario, Canada is investigating social media posts made by students who glorified Adolf Hitler, praised Palestinian terrorists,...

Israel

India, China and Russia Refrain From Recognizing East Jerusalem as Capital ...

Foreign ministers from India, Russia and China notably refrained from recognizing East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine at their...

Middle East

Abbas’ Fiery Rhetoric Toward US and Israel May Be Unconvincing to Pal...

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas faces an uphill struggle in convincing his public that his recent defiance of the US...

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