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‘No One Lives in a Bubble Anymore,’ Say Ohio State U Jewish Leaders in Wake of Car-Ramming, Mass Stabbing Attack on Campus

The heads of the two main Jewish organizations at Ohio State University (OSU) told The Algemeiner on Tuesday that they were well prepared for Monday's car-ramming...

November 29, 2016 2:46 pm

Victim of Verbal, Physical Assault at Cambridge University Decries College’s Refusal to Acknowledge Antisemitic Nature of Attack

A Jewish student who was recently the victim of an attack at Cambridge University accused the school on Tuesday of "setting a dangerous precedent" after it denied that the assailants were motivated by antisemitism. Hughes Hall...

Fatah Unanimously Re-Elects Mahmoud Abbas as Party Leader

JNS.org - Palestinian political party Fatah unanimously re-elected Mahmoud Abbas as its leader at the opening this week of its first leadership congress in more than seven years. The re-election of the 81-year-old Abbas, who also serves...

Security Expert: Ohio State Attack Further Evidence Jihadis Worldwide Mimic Palestinian Terror Tactics

The car-ramming and mass stabbing attack at Ohio State University on Monday -- in which a Muslim assailant wounded 11 people before being shot dead by a police officer -- was further evidence that Islamist...

November 29, 2016 12:22 pm

Following Major Outcry in Germany, Facebook Finally Removes Page of Far-Right Group That Posted Map Targeting Jewish Businesses

Social media giant Facebook has finally deleted the page of a far-right group responsible for...

November 29, 2016 12:17 pm

Trump Picks Tom Price, Seema Verma to Oversee Healthcare Policy

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen top officials for health-care policy, picking House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price...

November 29, 2016 12:14 pm

Arson Confirmed as Cause for Several Israel Fires, Qualifying Victims for State Restitution

Fires in nine cities and settlements hit in the rash of blazes that spread across...

November 29, 2016 12:11 pm

Iranian Vessel Aims Weapon at US Helicopter in Strait of Hormuz, Defense Officials Say

A small Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard vessel pointed its weapon at a U.S. military helicopter...

November 29, 2016 12:08 pm

Ohio State University Attacker Uses Butcher Knife, Car to Wound 11 Before Being Killed by Police

A Somali-born Ohio State University student plowed his car into a group of pedestrians on...

November 29, 2016 2:46 pm

‘No One Lives in a Bubble Anymore,’ Say Ohio State U Jewish Leaders in Wake of Car-Ramming, Mass Stabbing Attack on Campus

The heads of the two main Jewish organizations at Ohio State University (OSU) told The Algemeiner on Tuesday that they were well prepared for Monday's car-ramming and...

November 29, 2016 2:28 pm

Victim of Verbal, Physical Assault at Cambridge University Decries College’s Refusal to Acknowledge Antisemitic Nature of Attack

A Jewish student who was recently the victim of an attack at Cambridge University accused the school on Tuesday of "setting a dangerous precedent" after...

November 29, 2016 1:51 pm

Fatah Unanimously Re-Elects Mahmoud Abbas as Party Leader

JNS.org - Palestinian political party Fatah unanimously re-elected Mahmoud Abbas as its leader at the opening this week of its first leadership congress in more than...

November 29, 2016 12:29 pm

Security Expert: Ohio State Attack Further Evidence Jihadis Worldwide Mimic Palestinian Terror Tactics

The car-ramming and mass stabbing attack at Ohio State University on Monday -- in which a Muslim assailant wounded 11 people before being shot dead...

November 29, 2016 12:22 pm

Following Major Outcry in Germany, Facebook Finally Removes Page of Far-Right Group That Posted Map Targeting Jewish Businesses

Social media giant Facebook has finally deleted the page of a far-right group responsible for posting a map of Berlin that identified Jewish-owned institutions and businesses...

November 29, 2016 12:17 pm

Trump Picks Tom Price, Seema Verma to Oversee Healthcare Policy

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen top officials for health-care policy, picking House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price (R., Ga.) as secretary of the Health and Human Services...

November 29, 2016 12:14 pm

Arson Confirmed as Cause for Several Israel Fires, Qualifying Victims for State Restitution

Fires in nine cities and settlements hit in the rash of blazes that spread across the country over the past week were caused by arson...

November 29, 2016 12:11 pm

Iranian Vessel Aims Weapon at US Helicopter in Strait of Hormuz, Defense Officials Say

A small Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard vessel pointed its weapon at a U.S. military helicopter in the Strait of Hormuz on Saturday, two U.S. defense...

November 29, 2016 12:08 pm

Ohio State University Attacker Uses Butcher Knife, Car to Wound 11 Before Being Killed by Police

A Somali-born Ohio State University student plowed his car into a group of pedestrians on campus and then got out and began stabbing people with...

November 29, 2016 11:46 am

6 Teens Suspected of Arson Remanded as Israel’s Wildfire Probe Continues

JNS.org - Six 17-year-old residents of the Galilee village of Jadeidi-Makr, who were arrested last week over their alleged involvement in setting fire to the nearby...

November 29, 2016 9:36 am

Guatemalan President Makes Historic Visit to Israel, Speaks of Bolstering Bilateral Ties

JNS.org - On a historic visit to the Jewish state this week -- in what was his first trip outside of the Western Hemisphere since...

November 28, 2016 5:52 pm

Iran Analyst: Top Tehran Regime Officials Trying to ‘Blackmail’ US Into Making Further Concessions

Top Iranian officials -- including Ayatollah Ali Khamenei -- are currently seeking to test President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump and extract further concessions...

November 28, 2016 5:47 pm

Wives of Firefighters Recount Anxiety, Fear for Husband’s Lives During Days of Battling Blazes Across Israel

The wives of three members of Israel's Fire and Rescue Services, who spent the last several days terrified for the lives of their husbands as...

November 28, 2016 3:19 pm

Nuclear Watchdog Group Takes Out Ad in Major Frankfurt Paper Warning German Companies Against Doing Business With Islamic Republic

Doing business with Iran is a dangerous proposition, German companies were warned on Monday in a full-page advertisement published by an advocacy group in a...

Culture

Members of India’s ‘Lost Tribe’ of Jews Visit Auschwitz for the First Time

JNS.org - Members of India’s so-called “lost tribe” of Jews visited Auschwitz...

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

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

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

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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