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Trump’s Pick for Israel Envoy David Friedman Heckled Amid Confirmation Hearing at US Senate

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s pick for US ambassador to Israel faced heckling from protesters amid a difficult confirmation hearing at the Senate Foreign Relations committee Thursday. David...

February 17, 2017 9:49 am

Jewish Leaders Applaud Trump’s Condemnation of Palestinian Incitement

JNS.org -- American Jewish leaders enthusiastically applauded President Donald Trump’s call to the Palestinian Authority (PA) to reject incitement and reform an education system that preaches violence to its children. The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) and the American...

‘Punch a Zionist’ Tweet by McGill Student Rep Mobilizes Concerned Jewish Students Worldwide

The encouragement on social media by a McGill University student body representative to "punch a Zionist" was the "tipping point" that mobilized Jewish student leaders worldwide, the head of an international coalition told The Algemeiner. "The antisemitism is so overt and...

U of Southern California Rabbi Inspired by Students Banding Together to Oust Vendor Selling Swastika Shirts on Campus

A rabbi from the University of Southern California (USC) told The Algemeiner that he was inspired by students banding together to oust a vendor selling Nazi-themed merchandise on campus. Rabbi Dov Wagner, director of the Chabad Jewish...

February 16, 2017 11:21 pm

US Financial News Site: Israeli Economy Stands to Gain From Warmer Treatment Investors Expect Jewish State Will Get From Trump

Israel’s economy stands to gain from the warmer treatment investors expect the Jewish state will...

February 16, 2017 5:37 pm
February 16, 2017 3:48 pm

Trump’s Pick to Serve as Next US Envoy to Israel: Challenges of Reaching Peace Deal ‘Daunting’ While PA President Abbas Still in Power

The challenges of achieving an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal while PA President Mahmoud Abbas is still...

February 16, 2017 2:37 pm

Top Trump Aide: Despite Resignation of National Security Adviser, Administration Committed to Flynn’s Staunch Stance on Iran

A top aide to US President Donald Trump told The Algemeiner on Thursday that despite the resignation this week...

February 16, 2017 1:15 pm

University of California, Israel Sign Agreement Aimed at Fostering Joint Technological Innovation

The University of California system signed a new cooperation agreement with Israel aimed at fostering...

February 17, 2017 9:49 am

Trump’s Pick for Israel Envoy David Friedman Heckled Amid Confirmation Hearing at US Senate

JNS.org - President Donald Trump’s pick for US ambassador to Israel faced heckling from protesters amid a difficult confirmation hearing at the Senate Foreign Relations committee Thursday. David Friedman...

February 17, 2017 7:39 am

Jewish Leaders Applaud Trump’s Condemnation of Palestinian Incitement

JNS.org -- American Jewish leaders enthusiastically applauded President Donald Trump’s call to the Palestinian Authority (PA) to reject incitement and reform an education system that preaches...

February 17, 2017 3:53 am

‘Punch a Zionist’ Tweet by McGill Student Rep Mobilizes Concerned Jewish Students Worldwide

The encouragement on social media by a McGill University student body representative to "punch a Zionist" was the "tipping point" that mobilized Jewish student leaders worldwide, the head of...

February 17, 2017 3:32 am

U of Southern California Rabbi Inspired by Students Banding Together to Oust Vendor Selling Swastika Shirts on Campus

A rabbi from the University of Southern California (USC) told The Algemeiner that he was inspired by students banding together to oust a vendor selling Nazi-themed...

February 16, 2017 11:21 pm

US Financial News Site: Israeli Economy Stands to Gain From Warmer Treatment Investors Expect Jewish State Will Get From Trump

Israel’s economy stands to gain from the warmer treatment investors expect the Jewish state will receive from the Trump administration, an American financial news website...

February 16, 2017 5:37 pm

Middle East Experts: Trump’s Promise to Israel That Iran Won’t Be Allowed to Get ‘Nuclear Weapons Capability’ Could Indicate Shift in US Policy

The Trump administration’s promise to Israel this week that Iran will not be allowed to get “nuclear weapons capability” could indicate a US policy shift vis-à-vis...

February 16, 2017 3:48 pm

Trump’s Pick to Serve as Next US Envoy to Israel: Challenges of Reaching Peace Deal ‘Daunting’ While PA President Abbas Still in Power

The challenges of achieving an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal while PA President Mahmoud Abbas is still in power are “daunting,” attorney David Friedman -- President Donald...

February 16, 2017 2:37 pm

Top Trump Aide: Despite Resignation of National Security Adviser, Administration Committed to Flynn’s Staunch Stance on Iran

A top aide to US President Donald Trump told The Algemeiner on Thursday that despite the resignation this week of General Michael Flynn as national security adviser, Washington remains...

February 16, 2017 1:15 pm

University of California, Israel Sign Agreement Aimed at Fostering Joint Technological Innovation

The University of California system signed a new cooperation agreement with Israel aimed at fostering technological innovation, research and development. In a statement on Thursday,...

February 16, 2017 1:07 pm

Think Tank: Iran Continues to Call for Israel’s Destruction, Despite Nuclear Deal

JNS.org - Iran’s leadership has continued to call for Israel’s destruction since the nuclear deal with world powers was forged in July 2015, according to a...

February 16, 2017 12:38 pm

Netanyahu, Ryan Affirm Commitment to Hold Iran ‘Accountable’ for Actions

JNS.org - In his meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Wednesday, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) affirmed his commitment to hold Iran “accountable”...

February 16, 2017 11:46 am

Report: Netanyahu Possibly Returning to Washington Next Month to Address AIPAC Conference, Continue Policy Discussions With Trump

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu -- who met with US President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday -- might return to Washington, DC...

February 16, 2017 11:27 am

Netanyahu Asks Trump to Recognize Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, territory Israel seized from Syria...

February 16, 2017 11:24 am

Revolutionary Guards Defeat US Navy in New Animated Film Soon to Open in Iran

A full-length animated film depicting an armed confrontation between Iran's Revolutionary Guards and the U.S. Navy is soon to open in Iranian cinemas, amid rising...

Features

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

US-Israel Cybersecurity Ties Grow as Common Enemies Take Battle Online

JNS.org -- New legislation brokering American-Israeli collaboration in cybersecurity has further cemented the Jewish...

In Surprise Discovery, Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave

JNS.org - In a surprise discovery, Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a 12th cave that...

World

Jewish Group Calls on Canadian Government to ‘Finally Get Serious Abo...

The Canadian government must “finally get serious about addressing antisemitism,” the CEO of the country’s branch of a prominent Jewish...

Israel

Watchdog Launches Interactive Database for ‘Easy Access’ to Inf...

An Israel-based watchdog has launched an interactive database for what it calls “easy access and analysis” of the more than $60 million...

Middle East

Israel’s UN Envoy Calls on Security Council to ‘Publicly Condem...

The Security Council must “publicly condemn” Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah’s recent threat to strike vital infrastructure sites in Israel in...

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