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Report: Bipartisan Group of Congress Members Agree MOU Clause Preventing Israel From Seeking Extra Funding Likely Unconstitutional

A bipartisan group of Congress members agreed during a panel discussion in New York City on Tuesday that the clause of the new $38...

November 30, 2016 10:37 pm

Animal Rights Activists Deface East London Kosher Slaughterhouse With Antisemitic Graffiti

Animal rights activists scrawled antisemitic graffiti on the walls of a kosher slaughterhouse in east London during a protest last week, the UK’s Jewish Chronicle reported. According to the report, the Kedassia abattoir in Hackney Wick...

Former Top Israeli Official: Iran in Rush to Arm Terror Proxies Before Trump Takes Office

Iran is stepping up the speed at which it is arming its proxies in the region due to its fear that after Donald Trump assumes the US presidency in January, its room to maneuver in Syria...

South African Jewish Leader Tells Parliament: Anti-Israel Sentiment in Country Often Degenerates Into Antisemitism

Anti-Israel sentiment in South Africa often degenerates into antisemitism, a South African Jewish leader told a parliamentary committee in Cape Town last week. “Fostering hatred and division amongst fellow South Africans is harmful to our society...

November 30, 2016 3:40 pm
November 30, 2016 2:24 pm

Israel ‘Welcomes’ Potential Role for Trump’s Jewish Son-in-Law Jared Kushner as Peace Broker With Palestinians

Israel favorably views the possibility that President-elect Donald Trump’s Jewish son-in-law Jared Kushner will serve...

November 30, 2016 1:06 pm

New State-of-the-Art Patrol Boat Joins Israeli Naval Fleet to Bolster Maritime Operations, Defense Along Northern Border

A new state-of-the-art patrol boat was inaugurated this week by the Israeli Navy to bolster maritime operations...

November 30, 2016 12:00 pm

Israeli UN Envoy Slams General Assembly President for Wearing Palestinian Flag Scarf at Anti-Jewish State Event

JNS.org - Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon slammed UN General Assembly President Peter...

November 30, 2016 11:55 am

Netanyahu: Israel Will Respond Forcefully to ISIS Border Threat

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel will not allow any radical jihadist group to...

November 30, 2016 10:37 pm

Report: Bipartisan Group of Congress Members Agree MOU Clause Preventing Israel From Seeking Extra Funding Likely Unconstitutional

A bipartisan group of Congress members agreed during a panel discussion in New York City on Tuesday that the clause of the new $38 billion...

November 30, 2016 7:41 pm

Animal Rights Activists Deface East London Kosher Slaughterhouse With Antisemitic Graffiti

Animal rights activists scrawled antisemitic graffiti on the walls of a kosher slaughterhouse in east London during a protest last week, the UK’s Jewish Chronicle...

November 30, 2016 3:57 pm

Former Top Israeli Official: Iran in Rush to Arm Terror Proxies Before Trump Takes Office

Iran is stepping up the speed at which it is arming its proxies in the region due to its fear that after Donald Trump assumes the...

November 30, 2016 3:46 pm

South African Jewish Leader Tells Parliament: Anti-Israel Sentiment in Country Often Degenerates Into Antisemitism

Anti-Israel sentiment in South Africa often degenerates into antisemitism, a South African Jewish leader told a parliamentary committee in Cape Town last week. “Fostering hatred and...

November 30, 2016 3:40 pm

Following Kent State Decision to Retain Golda Display, Advocacy Group Threatens Legal Action Against University for Failing to Protect Students From ‘Network of Well-Funded Zionists’

An anti-Israel legal advocacy group is demanding an apology from Kent State University for failing to protect its students from “a network of well-funded right-wing...

November 30, 2016 2:24 pm

Israel ‘Welcomes’ Potential Role for Trump’s Jewish Son-in-Law Jared Kushner as Peace Broker With Palestinians

Israel favorably views the possibility that President-elect Donald Trump’s Jewish son-in-law Jared Kushner will serve as a peace broker with the Palestinians, the South China...

November 30, 2016 1:06 pm

New State-of-the-Art Patrol Boat Joins Israeli Naval Fleet to Bolster Maritime Operations, Defense Along Northern Border

A new state-of-the-art patrol boat was inaugurated this week by the Israeli Navy to bolster maritime operations and defense of the northern border, the Hebrew news site...

November 30, 2016 12:00 pm

Israeli UN Envoy Slams General Assembly President for Wearing Palestinian Flag Scarf at Anti-Jewish State Event

JNS.org - Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon slammed UN General Assembly President Peter Thomson for wearing a Palestinian flag scarf at a meeting...

November 30, 2016 11:55 am

Netanyahu: Israel Will Respond Forcefully to ISIS Border Threat

JNS.org - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel will not allow any radical jihadist group to get a foothold on the Jewish state's borders and that attempts...

November 30, 2016 11:32 am

Watch: Officials From Across Globe Discuss Future of Middle East at UK-Israel Strategic Challenges Conference

Watch below as officials, commentators and analysts from around the world talk about the future of the Middle East in the Donald Trump era at...

November 30, 2016 11:23 am

Controversial Mosque Loudspeaker Bill Undergoes Preliminary Knesset Reading

JNS.org - A controversial bill in Israel's Knesset seeking to partially ban places of worship from using loudspeakers for calls to prayer underwent a preliminary parliamentary...

November 30, 2016 10:52 am

Israeli Jets Strike Area Outside Damascus, Syrian Media Claims

Syrian state media say Israeli jets have fired two missiles from Lebanese airspace which struck outside Damascus. A military source told the Sana news agency that...

November 30, 2016 10:50 am

Trump Dines in New York With Possible Cabinet Pick Mitt Romney

President-elect Donald Trump broke bread with fierce critic and now-possible cabinet pick Mitt Romney Tuesday night at Jean Georges Restaurant in Trump International Hotel. Trump, joined...

November 30, 2016 10:48 am

Israeli President Hosts Interfaith Meeting to Discuss Mosque Loudspeaker Bill

JNS.org - Israeli President Reuven Rivlin hosted a meeting of Jewish and Muslim leaders Tuesday amid the ongoing controversy surrounding proposed legislation that would limit the...

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...

World

Human Rights Legal Expert: Unanimous Passage of Senate Antisemitism Bill to...

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

Israel

Jewish Agency, Boston Philanthropies Distribute Aid to Haifa Fire Victims

JNS.org - The heads of the Jewish Agency and Boston’s Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) visited Haifa Wednesday to distribute aid funds to victims of last week’s wildfires. “In these trying times, the...

Middle East

Senior Tehran Cleric Calls for ‘Retaliation’ After US Senate Ba...

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

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