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Twitter Grants Verification Status to Muslim Brotherhood Portal

JNS.org - Twitter recently granted verification status to an official mouthpiece of the Muslim Brotherhood, an Egypt-based Islamist organization that has been designated as...

December 4, 2016 11:37 am

Marine Le Pen Victory in France Would Be ‘Big Body Blow’ to Europe, Says Former British PM Cameron

Britain's former premier said Saturday the election of France's Marine Le Pen would be a "big body blow" for Europe, saying he hoped for the victory of a mainstream party. David Cameron said the recent rise of...

Italy Votes in Referendum to Determine Fate of PM Matteo Renzi

After months of ubiquitous, bitter and incessant campaigning, Italians voted on Sunday on key constitutional changes that have taken on broader significance as both a referendum on Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and a test of...

Anti-BDS Legislation Introduced in Nevada

JNS.org - Nevada Lieutenant Governor Mark Hutchinson and pro-Israel activists introduced a new resolution seeking to counter the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The proposed Senate Bill 26 will seek to counter the discriminatory environment...

December 4, 2016 7:56 am

UCLA Pro-Israel Students Slam Screening of ‘Antisemitic’ Film Featuring BDS Activist Roger Waters

JNS.org - A group of pro-Israel student leaders at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)...

December 4, 2016 5:59 am

Human Rights Expert Says Unanimous Passage of Senate Antisemitism Bill Will Have ‘Ripple Effect’ on US Campuses

A newly passed US Senate bill advancing the fight against antisemitism will have a “ripple effect” on...

December 4, 2016 5:35 am

Ontario Lawmaker Behind Newly Passed Anti-BDS Motion: Global Movement Should Be Banned on Campus, Like KKK, Other Hate Groups

The Canadian lawmaker behind a newly passed anti-Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) motion said the...

December 4, 2016 5:04 am
December 4, 2016 2:21 am

Jewish Newspaper Calls for Boycott of French Products Over Country’s Labeling of Israeli Goods

JNS.org - The New York-based newspaper The Jewish Voice is calling on the pro-Israel community to...

December 4, 2016 11:37 am

Twitter Grants Verification Status to Muslim Brotherhood Portal

JNS.org - Twitter recently granted verification status to an official mouthpiece of the Muslim Brotherhood, an Egypt-based Islamist organization that has been designated as a...

December 4, 2016 11:30 am

Marine Le Pen Victory in France Would Be ‘Big Body Blow’ to Europe, Says Former British PM Cameron

Britain's former premier said Saturday the election of France's Marine Le Pen would be a "big body blow" for Europe, saying he hoped for the...

December 4, 2016 11:24 am

Italy Votes in Referendum to Determine Fate of PM Matteo Renzi

After months of ubiquitous, bitter and incessant campaigning, Italians voted on Sunday on key constitutional changes that have taken on broader significance as both a...

December 4, 2016 11:12 am

Anti-BDS Legislation Introduced in Nevada

JNS.org - Nevada Lieutenant Governor Mark Hutchinson and pro-Israel activists introduced a new resolution seeking to counter the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The proposed...

December 4, 2016 7:56 am

UCLA Pro-Israel Students Slam Screening of ‘Antisemitic’ Film Featuring BDS Activist Roger Waters

JNS.org - A group of pro-Israel student leaders at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) slammed a documentary film screening event on campus that was...

December 4, 2016 5:59 am

Human Rights Expert Says Unanimous Passage of Senate Antisemitism Bill Will Have ‘Ripple Effect’ on US Campuses

A newly passed US Senate bill advancing the fight against antisemitism will have a “ripple effect” on educational institutions, the head of a Jewish human rights organization told...

December 4, 2016 5:35 am

Ontario Lawmaker Behind Newly Passed Anti-BDS Motion: Global Movement Should Be Banned on Campus, Like KKK, Other Hate Groups

The Canadian lawmaker behind a newly passed anti-Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) motion said the movement should be treated as the KKK and other hate...

December 4, 2016 5:04 am

Israel Advocates at Columbia to Hold ‘Indigenous People Unite’ Event on Campus to ‘Reclaim Narrative’ About Jewish Right to Native Land

The head of a group at New York City's Columbia University that is spearheading a campus initiative to refute the claim that Jews have no right to...

December 4, 2016 2:21 am

Jewish Newspaper Calls for Boycott of French Products Over Country’s Labeling of Israeli Goods

JNS.org - The New York-based newspaper The Jewish Voice is calling on the pro-Israel community to boycott French-made products in response to France’s recent directive calling...

December 3, 2016 1:00 pm

Europe Police Reveal Which Nations ISIS Could Target Next

The Islamic State group is likely to carry out new attacks in the European Union in the near future, probably targeting countries that are members...

December 3, 2016 9:35 am

Trump Transition Team Considering New Non-Nuclear Iran Sanctions

Donald Trump's transition team is examining proposals for new non-nuclear sanctions on Iran, the Financial Times reported on Friday, citing congressional sources who have been...

December 2, 2016 4:28 pm

New Poll: More British Muslims Blame Jews for 9/11 Terror Attacks Than Al-Qaeda

Only 4% of British Muslims believe Osama bin Laden's al-Qaeda terrorist group was responsible for the 9/11 attacks, a new poll published on Friday found. According...

December 2, 2016 4:19 pm

Senior Tehran Cleric Calls for ‘Retaliation’ After US Senate Backs Extension of Iran Sanctions Act

“Now is the time for retaliation,” a senior Iranian cleric told worshippers in Tehran on Friday, following the US Senate’s unanimous approval of a ten-year...

December 2, 2016 1:36 pm

Pro-Israel Group Praises General James Mattis as ‘True Friend’ of the Jewish State, Says He’ll Be Terrific Defense Secretary

Retired Marine General James Mattis, who President-elect Donald Trump has unofficially announced will be appointed to serve as America’s next secretary of defense, is a...

Culture

Phoenix Jewish News Joins Consortium Running 4 Other Papers

JNS.org - The Phoenix area’s Jewish community newspaper has joined a consortium that publishes and manages four other Jewish newspapers. Mid-Atlantic Media...

Features

Israeli Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

Baptist Pastor Unearths His Father’s Holocaust Heroism in Wartime Diaries

JNS.org -- Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds never spoke about his experiences as a prisoner...

Israel

Israeli MK Michael Oren: Trump Administration ‘Spells End of Two-Stat...

JNS.org - Member of Knesset Michael Oren (Kulanu), the deputy minister for diplomacy in the Israeli Prime Minister’s Office and Israel’s...

Middle East

Iranian Foreign Ministry: Tehran Has Concrete Plans in Place to Respond to ...

Tehran has concrete plans in place to respond to any possible breach of the nuclear deal, the Iranian Foreign Ministry...

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