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Israeli Embassy in Ireland Denounces Last-Minute Cancellation of Ambassador’s Speech at Trinity College Due to Protests by School’s Chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine

The Israeli Embassy in Ireland said it was "horrified" by the last-minute cancellation of a talk by Ambassador Ze’ev Boker at Trinity College Dublin on Monday...

February 21, 2017 5:44 pm

Israeli Military Expert on Newly Appointed US National Security Adviser McMaster: ‘The Right Man in the Right Place’ for America, Jewish State

General Herbert Raymond (H.R.) McMaster is “the right man in the right place” for both America and the Jewish state, an Israeli military expert told the Hebrew news site nrg on Tuesday about the US president's appointment...

Israeli Journalist Embedded With Iraqi Forces Fighting ISIS Reports From Mosul Front Lines

An Israeli reporter recently traveled to the Fertile Crescent and documented first-hand the ongoing battle between the Iraqi military and ISIS for control of the key northern city of Mosul. Itai Anghel’s full film was aired...

Texas Pre-School Teacher Removed From Classroom After Twitter Calls to ‘Kill Some Jews’ Come to Light

A pre-school teacher in Texas has been suspended from the classroom pending an investigation into her encouraging social media followers to “kill some Jews," The Algemeiner has learned. Nancy Salem, who teaches at The Children’s Courtyard in Arlington, as The Algemeiner first...

February 21, 2017 3:19 pm

Egyptian, Jordanian Leaders Urge Not to ‘Give Up’ on Two-State Solution

JNS.org - Jordanian and Egyptian leadership reaffirmed their support for a two-state solution to the...

February 21, 2017 1:26 pm

President Trump Says Antisemitism Is ‘Horrible’ and ‘Has to Stop’ as Jewish Groups Call for Strong Response to Surge of Hate Incidents

Antisemitism is “horrible” and “has to stop,” US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday during...

February 21, 2017 1:19 pm

Iranian Supreme Leader Khamenei Trashes Israel at Conference Supporting Palestinians

Iran's supreme leader on Tuesday used the podium of a pro-Palestinian gathering in Tehran to...

February 21, 2017 1:17 pm

IDF Soldier Handed 18-Month Prison Sentence for Killing Neutralized Palestinian Terrorist in Hebron

JNS.org - Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier Elor Azaria, convicted on manslaughter charges for shooting...

February 21, 2017 1:15 pm

Hillary Clinton Urges Trump to Speak Out Against Antisemitic Threats, Attacks

Hillary Clinton is urging President Trump to speak out against the surge of anti-Semitic threats...

February 21, 2017 5:44 pm

Israeli Embassy in Ireland Denounces Last-Minute Cancellation of Ambassador’s Speech at Trinity College Due to Protests by School’s Chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine

The Israeli Embassy in Ireland said it was "horrified" by the last-minute cancellation of a talk by Ambassador Ze’ev Boker at Trinity College Dublin on Monday --...

February 21, 2017 4:25 pm

Israeli Military Expert on Newly Appointed US National Security Adviser McMaster: ‘The Right Man in the Right Place’ for America, Jewish State

General Herbert Raymond (H.R.) McMaster is “the right man in the right place” for both America and the Jewish state, an Israeli military expert told the Hebrew...

February 21, 2017 4:08 pm

Israeli Journalist Embedded With Iraqi Forces Fighting ISIS Reports From Mosul Front Lines

An Israeli reporter recently traveled to the Fertile Crescent and documented first-hand the ongoing battle between the Iraqi military and ISIS for control of the...

February 21, 2017 3:59 pm

Texas Pre-School Teacher Removed From Classroom After Twitter Calls to ‘Kill Some Jews’ Come to Light

A pre-school teacher in Texas has been suspended from the classroom pending an investigation into her encouraging social media followers to “kill some Jews," The Algemeiner has learned. Nancy Salem,...

February 21, 2017 3:19 pm

Egyptian, Jordanian Leaders Urge Not to ‘Give Up’ on Two-State Solution

JNS.org - Jordanian and Egyptian leadership reaffirmed their support for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinan conflict at a meeting in Cairo on Tuesday. Jordan’s King...

February 21, 2017 1:26 pm

President Trump Says Antisemitism Is ‘Horrible’ and ‘Has to Stop’ as Jewish Groups Call for Strong Response to Surge of Hate Incidents

Antisemitism is “horrible” and “has to stop,” US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday during a visit to the National Museum of African American History...

February 21, 2017 1:19 pm

Iranian Supreme Leader Khamenei Trashes Israel at Conference Supporting Palestinians

Iran's supreme leader on Tuesday used the podium of a pro-Palestinian gathering in Tehran to lash out at Israel, calling the Jewish state a "fake"...

February 21, 2017 1:17 pm

IDF Soldier Handed 18-Month Prison Sentence for Killing Neutralized Palestinian Terrorist in Hebron

JNS.org - Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier Elor Azaria, convicted on manslaughter charges for shooting and killing an incapacitated terrorist in Hebron last March, was...

February 21, 2017 1:15 pm

Hillary Clinton Urges Trump to Speak Out Against Antisemitic Threats, Attacks

Hillary Clinton is urging President Trump to speak out against the surge of anti-Semitic threats and attacks around the country. “JCC threats, cemetery desecration & online...

February 21, 2017 1:12 pm

Trump Picks Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as New National Security Adviser

President Trump appointed Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster as his new national security adviser on Monday, picking a widely respected military strategist known for challenging...

February 21, 2017 10:36 am

Vandals Damage Jewish Cemetery in Missouri

JNS.org -- A Jewish cemetery in Missouri was vandalized Monday, with some 100 headstones damaged. The incident at the Chesed Shel Emeth Society is being investigated by police. Missouri Governor...

February 21, 2017 10:28 am

Netanyahu Declares ‘Pivot to Asia’ During Singapore Visit

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Monday during an official visit to Singapore that his country will be giving new focus to its relations with Asia. "Israel...

February 21, 2017 9:19 am

Antisemitism Watchdog Calls on UK’s University of Exeter to Take Action Against Student Gov’t Candidate Tweeting ‘Proud to Be Called a Terrorist’

A Jewish rights group has called on a UK university to take action against a candidate for student government who tweeted, "I am so proud to...

February 20, 2017 6:16 pm

At Least Ten Jewish Community Centers Across US Targeted in Latest Spate of Telephone Bomb Threats

At least ten Jewish community centers across America received telephone bomb threats on Monday, according to media reports. NBC News reported that JCCs in Birmingham, Cleveland,...

Culture

Finding ‘The Lost Book of Moses’

The Lost Book of Moses is an account of author Chanan Tigay’s exhaustive search for the whereabouts and authenticity of the...

TripAdvisor Ranks Eilat Hotel Best in Middle East, 25th Worldwide

A luxury hotel in the southern Israeli resort town of Eilat was ranked first in the region and 25th internationally by a...

Features

A Muslim Woman’s Fight Against Radical Islam

If there is a single question that defines the geo-politics of our age, it might be the question that Farhana Qazi has been...

International Jewish Youth Convention’s Delicate Balancing Act On Refugee Debate

JNS.org -- In an ever-polarized American era, nonprofits often need to decide how to make...

International Conference of Jewish Teens About Vision and Resolve

JNS.org -- My interview with Aaron Mantell and Danielle Wadler, two teens from New York’s Long Island region, was drowned out by...

World

Israeli Spokesman: Attempts by BDS Movement to Paint False Image of Success...

An Israeli government representative slammed the BDS movement on Friday for falsely implying that a prominent US literary society had...

Israel

Watchdog: Human Rights Watch ‘Deeply Implicated in BDS and Other Form...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is “deeply implicated in BDS and other forms of political warfare” against the Jewish state, a...

Middle East

Ex-Top Israeli Official: Iran ‘Far More Dangerous’ Post-Nuclear Deal, S...

Rather than becoming more moderate -- as promised by the Obama administration during its marketing of the July 2015 Iran...

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