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Israeli and Argentinian Americans Sport Unity After Scrapping Jerusalem Game

JNS.org - The Israeli-American Council’s Las Vegas branch held a friendly match with its Argentinian counterpart in a display of unity and friendship, following the...

June 19, 2018 9:37 am

Pro-Israel Groups Laud New Bill to Protect US Businesses From BDS Pressure

JNS.org - A coalition of pro-Israel groups – including the World Jewish Congress, the Lawfare Project, the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations and Israeli-American Coalition for Action – applauded the introduction of a bill...

Report: Trump Pledges Not to Pressure Israel on Nuclear Issue

JNS.org - Israel has managed to secure a written pledge from four successive US presidents to safeguard its presumed nuclear deterrent, The New Yorker magazine reported on Monday. According to uncorroborated reports in the foreign media, Israel has...

Army: Turkish Airstrikes Kill 26 Militants in Southeast Turkey, Iraq

Turkish air strikes killed 26 militants and destroyed their gun positions, shelters and ammunition stores in southeast Turkey and northern Iraq this week, Turkey's military said on Tuesday. The military said in a statement on Twitter...

June 19, 2018 8:39 am

Iranian Regime Rejects Talks With Trump Administration on Ballistic Missile Program

Iran has no plans to extend the range of its missiles since their 2,000-kilometer (1,240-mile) reach...

June 18, 2018 5:49 pm

South African Model Says She Received Death Threats After Denouncing Hamas, Defending Israel

A South African media personality said she received 10 death threats amid fierce online backlash...

June 18, 2018 3:32 pm

Israel’s Netanyahu, Jordan’s Abdullah Meet in Amman to Talk Regional Peace

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Jordan's King Abdullah in Amman on Monday to...

June 18, 2018 2:34 pm

‘We Support Palestinian Resistance,’ Qatar’s Emir Assures Iranian President

Qatar's emir highlighted the Gulf nation's support for the "Palestinian resistance" during a phone call...

June 18, 2018 1:54 pm

Top British Diplomat Calls Out UN Human Rights Council for ‘Disproportionate’ Focus on Israel

The UN Human Rights Council’s focus on Israel is “disproportionate and damaging to the cause...

June 19, 2018 9:37 am

Israeli and Argentinian Americans Sport Unity After Scrapping Jerusalem Game

JNS.org - The Israeli-American Council’s Las Vegas branch held a friendly match with its Argentinian counterpart in a display of unity and friendship, following the cancellation...

June 19, 2018 9:25 am

Pro-Israel Groups Laud New Bill to Protect US Businesses From BDS Pressure

JNS.org - A coalition of pro-Israel groups – including the World Jewish Congress, the Lawfare Project, the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations and...

June 19, 2018 9:18 am

Report: Trump Pledges Not to Pressure Israel on Nuclear Issue

JNS.org - Israel has managed to secure a written pledge from four successive US presidents to safeguard its presumed nuclear deterrent, The New Yorker magazine reported on...

June 19, 2018 9:12 am

Army: Turkish Airstrikes Kill 26 Militants in Southeast Turkey, Iraq

Turkish air strikes killed 26 militants and destroyed their gun positions, shelters and ammunition stores in southeast Turkey and northern Iraq this week, Turkey's military...

June 19, 2018 8:39 am

Iranian Regime Rejects Talks With Trump Administration on Ballistic Missile Program

Iran has no plans to extend the range of its missiles since their 2,000-kilometer (1,240-mile) reach is enough to protect the country, the Revolutionary Guards commander...

June 18, 2018 5:49 pm

South African Model Says She Received Death Threats After Denouncing Hamas, Defending Israel

A South African media personality said she received 10 death threats amid fierce online backlash to her comments calling the Gaza Strip "a sh*thole of...

June 18, 2018 3:32 pm

Israel’s Netanyahu, Jordan’s Abdullah Meet in Amman to Talk Regional Peace

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Jordan's King Abdullah in Amman on Monday to discuss ways to advance regional peace, Netanyahu's office said in...

June 18, 2018 2:34 pm

‘We Support Palestinian Resistance,’ Qatar’s Emir Assures Iranian President

Qatar's emir highlighted the Gulf nation's support for the "Palestinian resistance" during a phone call on Monday with the Iranian President Hasan Rouhani. In quotations from...

June 18, 2018 1:54 pm

Top British Diplomat Calls Out UN Human Rights Council for ‘Disproportionate’ Focus on Israel

The UN Human Rights Council’s focus on Israel is “disproportionate and damaging to the cause of peace,” Britain’s top diplomat said in remarks at a...

June 18, 2018 12:34 pm

Trump Disapproval and Drop in Foreign Investment Among Fears Raised by South African Diplomats Over Potential Israel Embassy Downgrade

Senior diplomats in South Africa are reported to be at "loggerheads" with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) over plans to downgrade the South African Embassy in Israel. Fear...

June 18, 2018 11:26 am

Netanyahu Gets Impromptu Visit From Head of Indonesia’s Largest Muslim Organization

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu got an impromptu meeting with the leader of Indonesia’s largest Muslim organization. Yahya Cholil Staquf, secretary general of the 60-million...

June 18, 2018 11:20 am

Report: Hezbollah Rejects Russian Request to Withdraw From Syrian Positions

JNS.org - Hezbollah, the Lebanon-based Shi’ite terrorist organization, has rejected Russian demands to withdraw its forces from the Lebanese-Syrian border, a prominent Syrian-rights group indicated Thursday. According...

June 18, 2018 11:13 am

IDF Targets Gaza ‘Terror Kite’ Leader After More Fire Damage

JNS.org - The Israel Defense Forces targeted a leader in the Gaza campaign to fly incendiary balloons and kites into Israel, according to a statement. “In recent...

June 18, 2018 10:58 am

Knesset Approves and Passes Life-Saving ‘Camel Law’

JNS.org - The Law Requiring Identification and Registration of Livestock, which passed its final Knesset approval last week by a very wide margin, requires livestock to...

Culture

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Features

Amid F-35 Expectations, the F-16 Remains the Backbone of Israel’s Air Power

JNS.org - Despite the excitement and expectations generated by the arrival of the...

Making Beautiful Food and Music: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Trip to Israel

JNS.org - A delegation of 60 donors from the Philadelphia Jewish Federation traveled to...

Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

World

Trump’s Support of Israel Shouldn’t Excuse Child Separation Pol...

The former head of the Anti-Defamation League has bluntly addressed the conflicting emotions within the US Jewish community over President Donald Trump's...

Israel

Israel’s Netanyahu Warns of Cyber Risks That Can Down Fighter Jets

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on governments worldwide on Wednesday to join forces to defend against cyber threats that he said could even bring down military and civilian aircraft. Cyber...

Middle East

HRW: Saudi Arabia Arrests More Women’s Rights Activists

Saudi Arabia detained two more women's rights advocates earlier this month and imposed a travel ban on several others in an ongoing crackdown in the conservative Muslim kingdom, Human Rights...

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