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UN Commission for Middle East Continues to Push ‘Apartheid’ Slur Against Israel on Social Media

A Beirut-based UN commission ostensibly dedicated to economic and social development in the Middle East continues to host stridently anti-Zionist content on its web outlets...

July 19, 2017 6:58 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: New Temple Mount Security Measures ‘Responsible Governance’ on Israel’s Part After Terror Attack

Following last Friday’s terrorist attack at the Temple Mount in which two Israeli policemen were killed, Palestinian leaders have been seeking to “rile up” their public, the editor-in-chief of The Algemeiner said during an appearance...

Australian University Urged to Distance Itself From Pro-BDS ‘Israel Hate Fest’ Being Hosted by Peace Studies Department

Australia's University of Sydney has been called on to distance itself from a pro-BDS conference to be hosted later this month by the school's Department of Peace and Conflict Studies, The Australian reported. The two-day conference has the support of...

Campaigners Implore US State Department to Stand Firm Against Libyan Attempt to Confiscate Property of Jewish Heritage

Campaigners representing Jewish communities expelled from Arab countries reacted furiously on Tuesday to an effort by the current Libyan government to win legal recognition for its claims to property of Jewish heritage. In addition, under the...

July 19, 2017 1:56 pm

Israel and Hamas Reportedly Negotiating Prisoner Exchange Deal in Egypt

JNS.org - Israel and the Gaza-ruling Palestinian terror group Hamas are purportedly conducting indirect negotiations, mediated...

July 19, 2017 12:57 pm

Palestinian Authority’s 2017 Budget Shows ‘Huge Increase’ in Funding for Terror Payments

The Palestinian Authority’s 2017 budget shows a “huge increase” in the funding of salaries for...

July 19, 2017 12:04 pm

Riots Continue in Jerusalem Amid Heightened Temple Mount Tensions

JNS.org - Clashes erupted between Muslim rioters and Israeli police officers in Jerusalem’s Old City on...

July 19, 2017 11:40 am

Iran Condemns ‘Worthless’ US Sanctions on Ballistic Missile Program

JNS.org - Iranian officials condemned fresh US sanctions against Iran’s ballistic missile program on Tuesday, calling...

July 19, 2017 11:32 am

ADL Delivers Petition to State Department Urging Appointment of Antisemitism Special Envoy

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) submitted a petition with "thousands" of signatures to the US State...

July 19, 2017 6:58 pm

UN Commission for Middle East Continues to Push ‘Apartheid’ Slur Against Israel on Social Media

A Beirut-based UN commission ostensibly dedicated to economic and social development in the Middle East continues to host stridently anti-Zionist content on its web outlets despite...

July 19, 2017 5:32 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: New Temple Mount Security Measures ‘Responsible Governance’ on Israel’s Part After Terror Attack

Following last Friday’s terrorist attack at the Temple Mount in which two Israeli policemen were killed, Palestinian leaders have been seeking to “rile up” their...

July 19, 2017 4:14 pm

Australian University Urged to Distance Itself From Pro-BDS ‘Israel Hate Fest’ Being Hosted by Peace Studies Department

Australia's University of Sydney has been called on to distance itself from a pro-BDS conference to be hosted later this month by the school's Department of Peace...

July 19, 2017 2:19 pm

Campaigners Implore US State Department to Stand Firm Against Libyan Attempt to Confiscate Property of Jewish Heritage

Campaigners representing Jewish communities expelled from Arab countries reacted furiously on Tuesday to an effort by the current Libyan government to win legal recognition for...

July 19, 2017 1:56 pm

Israel and Hamas Reportedly Negotiating Prisoner Exchange Deal in Egypt

JNS.org - Israel and the Gaza-ruling Palestinian terror group Hamas are purportedly conducting indirect negotiations, mediated by Egypt, regarding a potential prisoner exchange deal. In the talks,...

July 19, 2017 12:57 pm

Palestinian Authority’s 2017 Budget Shows ‘Huge Increase’ in Funding for Terror Payments

The Palestinian Authority’s 2017 budget shows a “huge increase” in the funding of salaries for imprisoned terrorists and the families of “martyrs,” an Israeli research...

July 19, 2017 12:04 pm

Riots Continue in Jerusalem Amid Heightened Temple Mount Tensions

JNS.org - Clashes erupted between Muslim rioters and Israeli police officers in Jerusalem’s Old City on Wednesday for the fourth consecutive day. Around 200 protesters convened near...

July 19, 2017 11:40 am

Iran Condemns ‘Worthless’ US Sanctions on Ballistic Missile Program

JNS.org - Iranian officials condemned fresh US sanctions against Iran’s ballistic missile program on Tuesday, calling the sanctions announcement “contemptible and worthless.” Iran “will reciprocate the move...

July 19, 2017 11:32 am

ADL Delivers Petition to State Department Urging Appointment of Antisemitism Special Envoy

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) submitted a petition with "thousands" of signatures to the US State Department on Wednesday in which it urged President Donald Trump...

July 19, 2017 11:23 am

Palestinian Leader Abbas Visits China, Seeks Political and Economic Support

JNS.org - Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas is on an official three-day visit to China, with the goal of building economic and diplomatic ties. In an...

July 19, 2017 10:36 am

Palestinian Car-Ramming Terror Attack Injures Three Soldiers Near Hebron

JNS.org - Three IDF soldiers were wounded on Tuesday in a Palestinian car-ramming terror attack outside of the Jewish community of Kiryat Arba, near Hebron. Two of the...

July 19, 2017 10:16 am

Hungarian Prime Minister Acknowledges ‘Sin’ of WWII in Meeting With Netanyahu

JNS.org - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, in a meeting with his Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, acknowledged Hungary’s “sin” during World War II and vowed...

July 19, 2017 9:52 am

Rouhani Says New US Sanctions Violate Iran Nuclear Deal, Vows ‘Resistance’

President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday new US economic sanctions imposed against Iran contravened the country's nuclear accord with world powers and he vowed that...

July 19, 2017 9:49 am

Netanyahu Overheard Lambasting EU’s ‘Crazy’ Israel Policy

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was overheard harshly criticizing the European Union (EU) during his visit to Budapest, where he took part on...

Culture

New Musical in New York Recalls Masada

In the 1500s, the Spaniards invaded Puerto Rico, enslaving and slaughtering the native Taíno people -- some of whom chose to escape...

Radiohead Rocks Tel Aviv With Longest Performance in 11 Years, Defying BDS

JNS.org - Some 50,000 Israelis flocked to Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park on Wednesday night...

Features

Canadian Islamist Groups Lose Charity Status Over Potential Militant Financing

Canadian authorities have stripped two former affiliates of the Islamic Society of North America's Canada...

A Tale of Two Palestinian Worlds

JNS.org - For slightly more than a decade, the two main areas slated for a future Palestinian state -- the disputed territories in...

World

World Council of Churches Endorses Palestinian Protests Over Temple Mount S...

The World Council of Churches (WCC) has declared its support for the Palestinian campaign against Israeli control of Jerusalem's holy...

Israel

Halamish Community Builds New Outpost After Deadly Palestinian Terror Attac...

JNS.org - Hundreds of residents from the West Bank community of Halamish gathered Sunday to erect a new settlement outpost in...

Middle East

Gaza-Egypt Border to Open in August, Move Expected to Ease Electricity Cris...

JNS.org - Former Gaza security chief Mohammed Dahlan has declared that the Hamas-ruled territory can expect to see the easing of...

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