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Israeli Political Leader Lapid on Polish Holocaust Law: ‘On the Verge, If Not Beyond, Holocaust Denial’

Yesh Atid party leader Yair Lapid continued his war of words with the Polish government on Monday, comparing a new Polish law to Holocaust denial. Referring...

February 19, 2018 4:51 pm

British Labour Activist Who Called Jews ‘Zios’ Expelled From Party; Jewish Groups Call for Further Action

Jewish groups in Britain are hailing the Labour Party’s expulsion on Sunday of a virulent anti-Israel activist, but warned that further steps needed to be taken. Tony Greenstein was a prominent Labour supporter and member of...

Israel Thwarts Islamic Jihad Plot to Assassinate Defense Minister

JNS.org - A recent plot by Palestinian terrorists to assassinate Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman was thwarted in a joint Shin Bet security agency, IDF and police operation, it was cleared for publication on Sunday after a...

Mayor: Jerusalem Is One of the Safest Cities in World Due to ‘Zero Misuse’ of Guns

JNS.org - Despite the constant threat of terror in Israel’s capital city, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has announced that “Jerusalem is one of the safest cities in the world.” Supporting his claim, the mayor stated that the...

February 19, 2018 3:44 pm

Israel Advances Bill to Offset Terror Salary Payments by Palestinian Authority

JNS.org - Israel’s Ministerial Committee for Legislation advanced a bill Sunday to withhold funds from tax...

February 19, 2018 2:37 pm

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah Threatens Israeli Gas and Oil Rigs: We Are Capable of Stopping Their Operation Within a Few Hours

JNS.org - Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised speech on Feb. 16 that “if the Lebanese...

February 19, 2018 2:19 pm

IRGC Quds Force Commander: Blood of Imad Mughniyah Will Be Avenged by Uprooting Child-Killing Zionist Regime

JNS.org - IRGC Quds Force Commander General Qasem Soleimani, in an address marking the 10th anniversary...

February 19, 2018 1:06 pm

UN Chief Warns of Nightmare Scenario If Israel, Hezbollah Clash

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday he was worried about the possibility of...

February 19, 2018 12:02 pm

Israeli Expert on Arrow 3 Missile Defense Test: ‘What Can I Say? Another Success’

An Israeli expert on missile defense hailed Monday’s successful test of the Arrow 3 system,...

February 19, 2018 4:51 pm

Israeli Political Leader Lapid on Polish Holocaust Law: ‘On the Verge, If Not Beyond, Holocaust Denial’

Yesh Atid party leader Yair Lapid continued his war of words with the Polish government on Monday, comparing a new Polish law to Holocaust denial. Referring to...

February 19, 2018 4:35 pm

British Labour Activist Who Called Jews ‘Zios’ Expelled From Party; Jewish Groups Call for Further Action

Jewish groups in Britain are hailing the Labour Party’s expulsion on Sunday of a virulent anti-Israel activist, but warned that further steps needed to be...

February 19, 2018 4:17 pm

Israel Thwarts Islamic Jihad Plot to Assassinate Defense Minister

JNS.org - A recent plot by Palestinian terrorists to assassinate Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman was thwarted in a joint Shin Bet security agency, IDF and police...

February 19, 2018 3:56 pm

Mayor: Jerusalem Is One of the Safest Cities in World Due to ‘Zero Misuse’ of Guns

JNS.org - Despite the constant threat of terror in Israel’s capital city, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has announced that “Jerusalem is one of the safest cities...

February 19, 2018 3:44 pm

Israel Advances Bill to Offset Terror Salary Payments by Palestinian Authority

JNS.org - Israel’s Ministerial Committee for Legislation advanced a bill Sunday to withhold funds from tax revenues Israel collects on behalf of the Palestinian Authority, to...

February 19, 2018 2:37 pm

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah Threatens Israeli Gas and Oil Rigs: We Are Capable of Stopping Their Operation Within a Few Hours

JNS.org - Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised speech on Feb. 16 that “if the Lebanese Higher Defense Council makes an official decision that some gas...

February 19, 2018 2:19 pm

IRGC Quds Force Commander: Blood of Imad Mughniyah Will Be Avenged by Uprooting Child-Killing Zionist Regime

JNS.org - IRGC Quds Force Commander General Qasem Soleimani, in an address marking the 10th anniversary of the death of Hizbullah commander Imad Mughniyah, said that...

February 19, 2018 1:06 pm

UN Chief Warns of Nightmare Scenario If Israel, Hezbollah Clash

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday he was worried about the possibility of a direct confrontation between Israel and Lebanon's Hezbollah movement. Guterres said the latest...

February 19, 2018 12:02 pm

Israeli Expert on Arrow 3 Missile Defense Test: ‘What Can I Say? Another Success’

An Israeli expert on missile defense hailed Monday’s successful test of the Arrow 3 system, saying “What can I say? Another success." Arrow 3 is designed...

February 19, 2018 11:52 am

Egypt Says Three Soldiers Killed in Campaign Against Sinai Militants

Three Egyptian soldiers have been killed in a 10-day-old campaign against Islamist militants focused on the Sinai peninsula, Egypt's military said on Monday. It was the...

February 19, 2018 11:16 am

A Look at the Gaza Attack Tunnels of the Al-Mujahideen Brigades

JNS.org - The pro-Hezbollah Lebanese channel Al-Mayadeen TV broadcast a report on the Gaza attack tunnels dug by the Al-Mujahideen Brigades, the military arm of...

February 19, 2018 10:34 am

Israel Strikes Gaza Terror Targets in Response to Rocket Fire

JNS.org - The Israeli military pounded terror targets in Gaza early Monday, following a rocket launch from Gaza into southern Israel. The Gaza City-based Safa news agency...

February 19, 2018 10:24 am

Lavrov: Reports of Hundreds of Russians Killed in Syria Attempt to Exploit War

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday that reports that hundreds of Russian mercenaries had been killed in Syria recently were an attempt to...

February 19, 2018 10:03 am

State Media: Pro-Assad Militias to Enter Syria’s Afrin Region

Militias allied to the Syrian government will enter the Afrin region, Syrian media reported on Monday, after a Kurdish official said a deal had been...

Culture

A ‘Wonder Woman’ Purim as Israel Gets Ready to Party

JNS.org - Queen Esther and Uncle Mordechai, King Ahasuerus and that rogue Haman. All of them (and even poor old deposed...

Israeli Basketball Player Omri Casspi Educates NBA Teammate About Keeping Kosher

Israeli NBA player Omri Casspi taught one of his teammates about the dietary laws...

Features

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel

JNS.org - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

How the IDF Is Preparing for a Multi-Front War

An Israel Defense Forces (IDF) plan designed to prepare it for the challenge of multiple-front warfare is now entering its third...

Delegation of American Jewish Leaders Visits UAE, Hoping for Results

JNS.org - A large delegation of American Jewish leaders recently spent two days in...

World

Netanyahu: Israeli Intelligence Helped Australia Stop Airliner Attack

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday Israeli intelligence services had prevented the downing of an "Australian airliner" as part of wide-ranging international intelligence-sharing but gave no details. His comments, during a...

Israel

Netanyahu Asks Visiting NFL Players to ‘Fight’ for Israel

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Monday with seven NFL players as they concluded a six-day whirlwind tour of the Jewish state and told them that they should...

Middle East

Lebanese Journalist: 100 Years After Balfour Declaration, Arabs Have Failed...

JNS.org - In a Nov. 25, 2017 article marking the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, published in the London-based daily...

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